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Miami Marlins: Grades for the 2023 season from our team

Miami Marlins: Grades for the 2023 season from our team

/ / Baseball, South Florida
Consistently, the Miami Marlins were underdogs throughout the season. Whether it be due to expectations, due to their opponent, or due to the many, many injuries their team succumbed to, they were consistently seen as the lower team. Yet, you look at the Fish at the end of the season, and there they are. 6 ...
Takeaways from Panthers' 2-0 loss to Wild

Takeaways from Panthers’ 2-0 loss to Wild

The Florida Panthers were back for another NHL season tonight in Saint Paul, opening the year on the road against the Minnesota Wild. Despite having a plethora of chances with over 40 shots on goal tonight, the Panthers couldn't find the back of the net. They were shutout by the Wild in a 2-0 loss ...
Tyreek Hill tries to get the ball to his mother after a touchdown against the Giants, but fans intervene.

Pressure Point: Dolphins speeding at record pace, but tougher challenges ahead

/ / Football, South Florida
The Miami Dolphins’ 31-16 rout of the New York Giants reaffirmed that they are the best track team in the NFL. First it was De’Von Achane hitting 21.76 mph on a 76-yard TD run, then Tyreek Hill reaching a season-best 22.01 mph on a 64-yard gain. Speed in abundance led to the Dolphins racing to ...
Takeaways from Panthers' final preseason game

Takeaways from Panthers’ final preseason game

SUNRISE -- The Florida Panthers wrapped up their eighth and final preseason game Saturday night at Amerant Bank Arena, losing 4-2 to the Tampa Bay Lightning.   With preseason play now over, the Panthers will have to get their active roster down to 23 before the the regular season opener.   Here’s some Panthers’ takeaways ...
Who will claim the Panthers' final forward spots?

Who will claim the Panthers’ final forward spots?

Later this week the Florida Panthers will have their roster finalized for their Oct. 12 season opener in Minnesota. But, before the final cuts are made the Panthers coaching staff will have two more preseason games to determine who stays and who goes. The next week will be crucial for the bubble players who are ...
In Mike McDaniel, the Dolphins might have their Spo

In Mike McDaniel, the Dolphins might have their Spo

/ / Football, South Florida
No one entirely understood what they were watching last Sunday, as the Greatest Show on Surf swamped the visiting men from the mountains. But perhaps one man had a bit more perspective, sitting in a Hard Rock Stadium booth with his sons, taking photos with former Dolphins such as Shawn Wooden and all-time sporting greats ...
Five Standout Players from Panthers Two Split Squad wins over Predators

Five Standout Players from Panthers Two Split Squad wins over Predators

/ / Ice Hockey, South Florida
SUNRISE -- The Florida Panthers returned to Sunrise on Monday afternoon for their first set of preseason games, taking on the Nashville Predators in a split squad doubleheader. In the first matchup of the day, Florida comfortably took down Nashville, winning 5-0 off multi-goal performances from both Eetu Luostarinen and Mackie Samoskevich. The last game ...
Tua Tagovailoa, with Dolphins coach Mike McDaniel, had an uncharacteristically poor performance in the loss against San Francisco.

Pressure Point: 3-0 Dolphins ready to take the Achane Train to Buffalo

/ / Football, South Florida
The most impactful decision Miami Dolphins coach Mike McDaniel had to make Sunday had nothing to do with the outcome the game. It was whether or not to attempt a field goal in the final minute that would have given the Dolphins the record for most points in an NFL game. With a 70-20 lead ...
Mateo's Hoops Diary: In Dame deal, Cronin over his head

Mateo’s Hoops Diary: In Dame deal, Cronin over his head

/ / Basketball, South Florida
Jack Kent Cooke and Barbara Jean Carnegie. Golden Boy Promotions and Canelo Alvarez.  Mick Taylor and The Rolling Stones. When relationships run their course, the end can be as bitter as watching a partner's success without you. Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers are in the midst of a public divorce. We should be ...
Matthew Tkachuk speaking to media

The Florida Panthers hit the ice for training camp

/ / Ice Hockey
CORAL SPRINGS -- It’s been a little over three months since the Florida Panthers were last together on skates.  The offseason was a short one - at least in comparison to most of the league - with the Panthers only getting about 100 days off between Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final and the ...
Tua Tagovailoa has thrived in coach Mike McDaniel's offense with the Miami Dolphins.

Pressure Point: Dolphins alter script, follow gritty path to 2-0

/ / Football, South Florida
Lately when the Miami Dolphins and New England Patriots get together, the final act tends to be outlandish. Such as the Miami Miracle when the Dolphins used several laterals for a you-gotta-be-kidding victory on the final play in 2018. Sunday night the Patriots were trying to pull off an improbable comeback of their own and ...
Season Ticket: For Dolphins and Tua Tagovailoa, it's about what's next

Season Ticket: For Dolphins and Tua Tagovailoa, it’s about what’s next

/ / Football
And? That's the question that matters to Mike McDaniel, the Miami Dolphins' coach with the zen sensibility. That's the word he passes toward his premium, increasingly pugnacious passer, the one whose failure pleases so many, for reasons beyond any reason. And? "A human being has ears and eyes," McDaniel philosophized on the Wednesday prior to ...
Tua Tagovailoa will miss the Dolphins' game at New England and possibly more.

Pressure Point: Dolphins’ offense exhilarating in opening win; defense needs work

Woke up still breathless from the Miami Dolphins’ thrill-a-minute 36-34 win win over the Chargers in the season opener at Los Angeles. The numbers were staggering: 969 net yards by the two teams. There were nine lead changes. The Dolphins only punted once. The Miami offense was a breathtaking journey on Mr. Tua’s Wild Ride ...
Miami Dolphins 2023 Season Preview & Predictions: Defense

Miami Dolphins 2023 Season Preview & Predictions: Defense

/ / Football, South Florida
The Josh Boyer era as defensive coordinator came to a close at the end of a disappointing injury-filled season. That unit, considered one of the most promising up-and-coming defenses in the league the past couple of years, is now commanded by the highly distinguished Vic Fangio. Having spent over thirty-five years coaching in the NFL, ...
Miami Hurricanes

The End of the Beginning

/ / Football, South Florida
As the ball nestled harmlessly onto the Brazos Valley turf, carrying with it the Canes' ill-fated comeback attempt, a calm settled over the Hurricanes. Amidst the cultish cheering of the maroon clad zealots those of us resplendently dressed in ostentatious orange filed out of Kyle Field beaten but not defeated. The result was disappointing, but ...
Tua Tagovailoa

Miami Dolphins 2023 season predictions: Offense

/ / Football, South Florida
After finishing sixth in total yards in 2022, the Dolphins enter year two under Mike McDaniel with high expectations. Tua Tagovailoa is healthy after missing five and half games (including their playoff wildcard loss to the Bills) due to concussions. The offense in general, managed to elude any significant training camp or preseason injuries. There’s ...