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How the Top of the NBA Draft May Play Out

How the Top of the NBA Draft May Play Out

After the Milwaukee Bucks won the NBA championship, that doesn’t mean the NBA calendar stops. The calendar goes on with free agency starting August 2nd but first the NBA draft happens July 29th. The draft is typically where teams are built that is especially the case with small market teams. In this draft there is ...
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JRod's Corner: Giannis' Win Brings Back Facetime Talk

JRod’s Corner: Giannis’ Win Brings Back Facetime Talk

/ / Basketball
It seems like the talking heads on your favorite and maybe not so favorite sports outlets have been very concerned with who can and cannot be the face of a league. Stephen A. Smith was lambasted for declaring that Angels phenom, Shohei Ohtani, could not be the face of Major League Baseball because he needs ...
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Can Mike Gesicki be a Top Five TE This Season?

Can Mike Gesicki be a Top Five TE This Season?

/ / Football
All eyes will be on Tua, but will his lock on Mike Gesicki this season? Entering a crucial fourth year, Miami Dolphins tight end Mike Gesicki looks to take the leap into the discussion as one of the game's best. So what will it take to get there? In order to gain some perspective, a ...
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Fresh Perspective: Top 5 Miami Dolphins to watch in training camp

/ / Football, South Florida
It's always fun to play the prediction game. I've already predicted the Miami Dolphins 53-man roster on both offense and defense, and I've even offered a perspective on the top five training camp battles to watch as it inches ever closer. But there is still one topic that hasn't been elaborated on yet. In the ...
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Observations from inside the MLB All-Star Game

Observations from inside the MLB All-Star Game

While the very concept of the All-Star Game may seem outdated, MLB clearly has the best of the four major sports. It's been six years since I last attended the MLB All-Star Game. It's the type of event that takes a place like Cincinnati and turns it into a happening place. An argument could be ...
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Reasons to be Excited about Tua Tagovailoa’s Second Season

/ / Football
Depending on who you talk to, Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa either broke well past expectations for his rookie year, or he flopped harder than Jamarcus Russell did for the Raiders. So what can Dolphins fans expect in year 2? Will we see Tua take that leap and become an elite level QB in the league? ...
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It's Time to Bet On (and In) Florida

It’s Time to Bet On (and In) Florida

The state of Florida is at the center of the football universe. Not just because Tom Brady and the Tampa Buccaneers are defending Super Bowl Champions, or the Jacksonville Jaguars will be debuting their shiny new quarterback chosen with the first pick in the NFL Draft or the Miami Dolphins can be relevant for the ...
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Ranking Every Miami Heat Free Agency Target: Part 3

Ranking Every Miami Heat Free Agency Target: Part 3

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A look at who Miami should or shouldn't look to sign and how they'd fit on the roster moving forward. Welcome to the final installment of the Miami Heat Free Agency series. In case you missed any of the first two parts, check them out before reading part three. I went over ball-handlers in Part ...
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Along with Rogers, two other Miami Marlins should be All-Stars

Along with Rogers, two other Miami Marlins should be All-Stars

Trevor Rogers is the most deserving among the Miami Marlins to be named a National League All-Star but he should not be the only one.  When a team like the Marlins is 12 games under .500 this late into the season, it’s understandable for them to only have the mandatory one rep, but the fact ...
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Ranking Every Miami Heat Free Agency Target: Part 2

Ranking Every Miami Heat Free Agency Target: Part 2

/ / Basketball, South Florida
A look at who Miami should or shouldn't look to sign and how they'd fit on the roster moving forward. Welcome back to all the Miami basketball fanatics who can’t get enough transaction talk. If you missed the first part of this series where I covered ball-handlers, make sure to read it here before diving ...
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Assessing nine Miami Dolphins draft moves in Hindsight

Assessing nine Miami Dolphins draft moves in Hindsight

/ / Football
There are fewer things in the sports that highlight relative unfairness quite like the NFL Draft. Rather than front offices judging players on their tape of playing the game, players' draft stock can rise or fall by how well they move around cones in their boxer briefs. The tables are then turned as front offices ...
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What's the Real Value of Miami's Duncan Robinson?

What’s the Real Value of Miami’s Duncan Robinson?

/ / Basketball
To say the 2020-2021 season did not go as the Miami Heat planned would be an understatement. Fresh off an NBA Finals appearance, and I do mean fresh off as they were just two months removed, the Heat battled injuries and Covid issues en route to a sixth-place finish in the East and a first-round ...
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Fresh Perspective: Top 5 Miami Dolphins Training Camp Battles

/ / Football, South Florida
Training camp always brings interesting matchups to keep an eye on. With the amount of talent the Miami Dolphins have on their roster this year, players who would normally be locks are suddenly going to have to battle to keep their spot on the roster, or at least their starting job. So here are the ...
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Ranking Every Miami Heat Free Agency Target: Part 1

Ranking Every Miami Heat Free Agency Target: Part 1

/ / Basketball, South Florida
A look at who Miami should or shouldn't look to sign and how they'd fit on the roster moving forward. The sun is shining as Summer has officially started in the northern hemisphere. We can feel the heat, but we’re all missing the Heat while watching the NBA playoffs unfold. These unpredictable and chaotic games ...
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Fresh Perspective: Predicting the Miami Dolphins 2021 roster – Defense

/ / Football, South Florida
In the previous post, we broke down the offensive side of the 2021 Miami Dolphins roster. 26 players made the cut. In this column, the defense is in the spotlight. If there's one thing head coach Brian Flores has proven he's good at, it's developing a defense. There's so much talent, so many young players ...
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Miami Dolphins celebrate after Myles Gaskin's touchdown run against the 49ers.

Fresh Perspective: Predicting the Miami Dolphins 2021 roster – Offense

/ / Football, South Florida
One of the most fun parts of every NFL offseason is predicting which players will make the final roster, and which ones will be stashed on the practice squad or find a new home altogether. For the Miami Dolphins, this season is going to be the hardest yet. It's hard to remember the last time ...
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