| May 21, 2013
| 6:50 AM
If NFL owners have a sense of history and tradition, they'll award Super Bowl 50 to South Florida later today.
But if they want to deliver the latest proof that the sports world is ruled by hypocrisy and blinded by bling and the almighty dollar, they'll...
| May 15, 2013
| 2:28 PM
The week before The Squared Circle opened in mid-March, owner and pro wrestler Lisa Marie Varon — better known as Victoria during her WWE days and Tara currently with TNA wrestling — sat in a corner booth of her Lincoln Park restaurant,...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Last week I lamented that former Gator football coach Steve Spurrier was left off the rapidly growing list of "Great Floridians."
I used Spurrier (and former Gator great Danny Wuerffel) to illustrate a point about just how arbitrary the list had...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 6:29 PM
Dan Marino remembers feeling surprised, then confused. He remembers thinking he'd be drafted high — "Maybe in the top five picks,'' he says — then sitting on the couch in his Pittsburgh home as those first five teams passed on him.
| Apr 10, 2013
| 11:01 PM
The Pro Football Hall of Fame expects a record turnout of members for its inductions celebrating its 50th anniversary.
As many as 130 Hall of Famers are expected to attend from Aug. 2-4 as Larry Allen, Cris Carter, Curley Culp, Jonathan Ogden, Bill...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:00 AM
This NFL offseason represents the 10-year anniversary of the inception of the "Rooney Rule." The rule, named after Pittsburgh Steelers' Chairman Dan Rooney, requires teams to interview minority candidates for all head coaching and senior football...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 6:52 PM
The magic of the NBA's all-time win streak the Heat is chasing does not, I believe, just come from the number. Thirty-three straight wins is a staggering number, sure.
The Heat won their 26th straight on Sunday against league-worst Charlotte, 109-77,...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 11:59 AM
March 28, 2009: In the longest lacrosse game in NCAA history — seven overtimes — top-ranked Virginia defeats No. 9 Maryland, 10-9. Brian Carroll (Gilman) scores the winning goal for the host Cavaliers. The game lasts 3 hours, 45 minutes....
| Mar 6, 2013
| 7:03 AM
Sure, there's a backlit menu board at the counter where you order your burgers. Yes, you squirt your own ketchup and mustard into little plastic condiment cups that you bring back to your table.
But Shula Burger may be the only fast-casual burger...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Faced with a momentous off-season, staring at a facelift of draft picks and free-agent money, ruminating over the possibilities and pitfalls, the Dolphins can be confident about one thing regarding this offseason's decisions:
Someone in the organization...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 2:01 PM
This Sunday's there's a casting call for drama queens...er...um...make that dramatic brides.
Bridezillas, the WE TV reality show is looking for "bombshell brides" Sunday, Feb. 24 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Don Shula's Hotel & Golf Club in Miami Lakes.