Opinion: eSports is destroying traditional sports

About a month ago, I was slouched on my living room couch flipping through channels on my TV, desperate to find something to watch. That’s when I came across an interesting program on ESPN. It was an eSports gaming tournament. This wasn’t the first time I had come across an eSports tournament. I had

2018-11-16T15:33:01+00:00 November 16th, 2018|Featured, Lifestyle, Opinion, Sports|

Opinion: The NBAs “one-and-done” rule needs to be destroyed

Watching college basketball has been one of America's favorite past times. March Madness, where the NCAA’s top schools compete in a tournament for the College Basketball National Championship can be considered its own version of the Super Bowl. I have never been able to get into college basketball because I cannot support a league

2018-10-30T08:40:09+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Lifestyle, Opinion, Sports|

Future of UFC in Miami

Patrons at a UFC gym in Kendall have varying opinions as to what keeps big mixed martial arts fights away from Miami. Mixed martial arts has become a trending sport in the last decade. Las Vegas, Tampa and Denver are some of the cities that are in line to host Ultimate Fighting Championship events. However,

2018-10-07T12:26:34+00:00 October 6th, 2018|Sports|

Opinion: What Dwyane Wade’s final season means for Miami’s youth

Let’s flashback to the 2006 NBA Finals: the powerhouse Dallas Mavericks versus the underdog Miami Heat. The Heat had some great talent with Shaquille O’Neal, Jason Williams, Gary “The Glove” Payton, and Udonis Haslem. However, I remember one player in that series that excited Heat fans more than others. He was seen all over

2018-10-01T12:05:55+00:00 October 1st, 2018|Lifestyle, Opinion, Sports|

Italian soccer team opens official fan club in Miami

Earlier this month, Juventus opened an official fan club in the Magic City, holding a launch party at The Wharf Miami. Established in 1897 in Torino, "La Vecchia Signora" (the old lady) is one of the most successful clubs in Italy with 34 league titles -- including the last seven seasons. In addition, the

2018-09-19T13:01:57+00:00 September 18th, 2018|Lifestyle, Sports|

Florida woman to paddleboard from Cuba to Key West with hopes of breaking world record

A South Florida athlete from Fort Lauderdale will stand-up paddleboard from Cuba to Key West as she attempts to break the Guinness World Record. At 7 a.m. June 26, Victoria Burgess will begin her endeavor to paddleboard through 110 miles of open waters in less than 30 hours. Burgess’ personal goal is under 25 hours, she

2018-06-20T10:27:21+00:00 June 19th, 2018|News, Sports|

Ax-throwing sports bar coming to South Florida

An assistant principal at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is bringing the sport of ax throwing to Pompano Beach. Jeff Morford said Axe Throwing Society will be opening its doors August. Affiliated with the World Axe Throwing League, the facility will offer tournaments and event hosting, such as birthday parties or corporate retreats. “I’ve been

2018-06-23T23:22:51+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Sports|