The Miami Marlins are focusing on the basics before playing their first spring training game. To help, pitching coach Mel Stottlemyre Jr. and infield coach Trey Hillman have gotten creative with their approaches.
UM coaches need to determine which players in the Class of 2018, including cornerbacks D.J. Ivey and Al Blades Jr. and defensive tackle Nesta Silvera, are ready for significant playing time as spring practice approaches.
The Miami Heat gave a 10-day contract to Emanuel Terry, a power forward who has appeared in two NBA games, for the Phoenix Suns late last month. Terry went undrafted out of Division 2 Lincoln Memorial in Cleveland in 2018.
Texas man Steven Shrout’s fantasy football team finished dead-last in a 12-team league. His punishment was to go to a Dallas-area dog park wearing nothing but a gold Speedo, while covered in peanut butter.
Jaiden Francois decommitted from the Miami Hurricanes last year when Manny Diaz left to become the coach of the Temple Owls. Now the South Dade safety is back in the fold with Diaz taking over as UM’s coach.
Actress/comedian/musician/podcaster Amanda Seales accused former Florida State and NFL star Myron Rolle of sexual harassment. Rolle was a Rhodes scholar at FSU, but retired from the NFL in 2013 to attend medical school.
The Miami Dolphins need a quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray may be available when the team picks No. 13 overall in the first round. The team would love to make a decision on picking Murray or trading the pick at that point.
Dwyane Wade was one of the main attractions of All-Star weekend, connecting with Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James for #OneLastLob in the All-Star Game. Now can the guard guide the Miami Heat to playoffs?
Manny Diaz, one of the founding fathers of the Miami Hurricanes’ turnover chain, is considering ways to reward players on offense. Allowing offensive players to wear something similar to the chain after a touchdown would be one easy solution.
The Miami Hurricanes football team had six football players invited to the NFL Scouting Combine. ESPN NFL Draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. spoke about all of them on Tuesday and had two going in the first two rounds.
Manny Machado agreed to a 10-year, $300 million deal with the San Diego Padres on Tuesday, making the Hilaleah native and Brito Miami Private School alumnus the most highly paid free agent in MLB history.
Karl Dorrell is back for a second go-round as the Miami Dolphins’ wide receivers coach, and likes what he sees in Albert Wilson. Assuming he has no setbacks from last fall’s hip injury, you can pencil him in as a Week 1 starter.