6:07 PM ETESPN News Services Miami Marlins center fielder Starling Marte suffered a non-displaced fracture of his left pinkie after getting hit by a pitch Wednesday, but there is optimism that he could continue playing, and he is considered day-to-day.Marte, 31, was hit in the hand on a fastball by Chicago Cubs reliever Dan Winkler…Continue Reading

10:06 PM ETNick FriedellESPN Staff Writer CloseNick Friedell is the Chicago Bulls beat reporter for ESPN Chicago. Friedell is a graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and joined ESPNChicago.com for its launch in April 2009.The Miami Heat are headed to the NBA Finals for the first time since 2014…Continue Reading

8:38 PM ETESPN News Services NEW YORK — Miami outfielder Starling Marte and right-hander Jose Urena left Sundays’ regular-season finale against the New York Yankees after getting hurt in the early innings.Marte was hit on the front of his helmet by Clarke Schmidt’s 94 mph fastball in the second inning. The pitch knocked off the…Continue Reading

The Miami Hurricanes continue to stack impressive wins. Miami’s latest effort was a 52-10 thrashing of in-state rival Florida State on Saturday night. The Hurricanes dominated just about every phase of the game. Offensively, UM was balanced while totaling 517 yards—317 yards passing and 200 yards rushing. The Hurricanes scored on each of their first…Continue Reading

CLOSEWell, that didn’t take long. The first week of conference play in the SEC and Big 12 produced several upsets and a few more close calls that caused considerable shuffling in the Amway Coaches Poll.The changes didn’t reach the top, however, as Clemson easily retains the No. 1 ranking. The Tigers, who had the week…Continue Reading

Miami Heat guard Tyler Herro has taken the NBA by storm this postseason, and now the rookie guard reportedly has the top-selling jersey in the NBA.Tyler Herro currently has the top selling jersey in NBA, per https://t.co/m5jErOJjtJ pic.twitter.com/NrNQPWeOqD— NBA Central (@TheNBACentral) September 24, 2020“Sports merchandise company Fanatics is reporting that Herro became the top-selling NBA…Continue Reading

USATSI Corey Smith, the head football coach at Miami Senior High School, was killed Monday morning in a shooting at his own home, according to the Miami Herald. Miami-Dade Police confirmed to the newspaper that an investigation is underway but there are not many public details on what happened yet. According to police, someone else…Continue Reading