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  • Blogs

    December 17, 2009

    News Roundup: Dwyane Wade is Smoother than Tiger Woods

    Turns out that the EPIC hotel was not the sources of those strains of legionnaires disease after all. [AP]Looks like a group of banks are going to take ownership of ICON Brickell. [WSJ]The Fire Station on Key Biscayne is now closed two days a week, so do try and not have a fire on one of those days. ... More >>

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    November 12, 2009

    Jordan and Wade Unveil New See Through Air Jordan

    via Dime MagThe 25th Anniversary Air Jordan​So, here's the brand new 25th Anniversary Air Jordan, which incorporates the latest "see Dwyane Wade's feet" technology. The window is supposed to symbolize Michael Jordan's ability to "see through" opponents. It also ensures that wearers will have to ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2009

    Shaq and Wife Separating, Again

    via PSD​Just a day after rumors made the rounds that the temporary hoops marriage of LeBron James and Shaquille O'Neal might come to an end next year, TMZ reports Shaq and his wife Shaunie are heading for splits-ville again.Shaunie originally filed for divorce in 2007 while Shaq was still playing ... More >>

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    October 30, 2009

    Top Five Dream Miami Heat Lineups for 2010

    Photo by Keith Allison, via Flickr​Running off the pure optimism of Wednesday night's opening beat-down of the New York Knicks, I present to you the top five Miami Heat starting lineups for the 2010-2011 season.As most fans know, the Heat will have perhaps the best cap space situation in the leag ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Taking the Temperature of The Heat: Luke Warm at Best

    Is this the last year in Dade for Dwyane Wade? Can Michael Beasley overcome his Twitter and TMZ problems to prove that he deserves that starting slot? These are the questions on the minds of Heat fans on the day of the season opener. Not, noticeably, "are we going to win another championship? H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Taking the Temperature of The Heat: Luke Warm at Best

    Is this the last year in Dade for Dwyane Wade? Can Michael Beasley overcome his Twitter and TMZ problems to prove that he deserves that starting slot? These are the questions on the minds of Heat fans on the day of the season opener. Not, noticeably, "are we going to win another championship? H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Taking the Temperature of The Heat: Luke Warm at Best

    Is this the last year in Dade for Dwyane Wade? Can Michael Beasley overcome his Twitter and TMZ problems to prove that he deserves that starting slot? These are the questions on the minds of Heat fans on the day of the season opener. Not, noticeably, "are we going to win another championship? H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Taking the Temperature of The Heat: Luke Warm at Best

    Is this the last year in Dade for Dwyane Wade? Can Michael Beasley overcome his Twitter and TMZ problems to prove that he deserves that starting slot? These are the questions on the minds of Heat fans on the day of the season opener. Not, noticeably, "are we going to win another championship? H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Taking the Temperature of The Heat: Luke Warm at Best

    Is this the last year in Dade for Dwyane Wade? Can Michael Beasley overcome his Twitter and TMZ problems to prove that he deserves that starting slot? These are the questions on the minds of Heat fans on the day of the season opener. Not, noticeably, "are we going to win another championship? H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Taking the Miami Heat's Temperature: Lukewarm at Best

    Is this the last year in Dade for Dwyane Wade? Can Michael Beasley overcome his Twitter and TMZ problems to prove he deserves that starting slot? These are the questions on the minds of Heat fans the day of the season opener. Not, noticeably, "Are we going to win another championship? How about ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2009

    Isiah Thomas Promises A Scrappy Team For FIU Fans

    via Wikimedia Commons​Shortly before 7:30 p.m. last night, a sparse crowd gathered outside the entrance to the freshly renovated $5 million U.S. Century Bank Arena at Florida International University's south campus.A bald man with a goatee wearing a navy blue FIU t-shirt talking to three other Gol ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2009

    Isiah Thomas 'Hurt' that Magic Johnson Would Get Upset About Having his Sexuality Questioned

    via We Are The Postman​Magic Johnson and Isiah Thomas used to be such good friends they exchanged kisses on the cheek when the Lakers met the Pistons in the 1988 NBA Final, but in a new book due to be released November 4th Johnson admits that there's been bad blood between the two since the early ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2009

    Is All Forgiven for A-Rod?

    Photo by Keith Allison/CC 2.0​2009 was shaping up to be one of the worst years of Alex Rodriguez's life. He was already embroiled in a public divorce underscored by rumors that he was schtupping a woman 17 years his season -- ok it was Madonna, but still. Then in February, Sports Illustrated ... More >>

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    October 8, 2009
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    October 6, 2009

    Five Reasons the Olympics Will Never Come to Miami

    Dave Landsberger Can we change all those rings to gold and stick a cigar in there?​Last week, Rio de Janeiro beat Chicago to host the 2016 Summer Olympics. Rio and Miami share many things, including tourism, beaches, and lots of South Americans. But here are five reasons the Magic City coul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2009

    The Dwyane-Desertion Paranoia Countdown: Confronting His Baron Nemesis Will Drive Wade Away

    Jacob Katel If this is the face Dwyane Wade makes when you simply mention Richard von Houtman's name, what happens when Wade actually sees him? Projectile vomit?​Ever been in an intimate relationship at work that ended badly? We bet all you wanted to do afterward, in order to escape seeing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2009

    Non-New Times Media Catches up to Dwyane Wade's Baron Nemesis Story... Sort of

    Jacob Katel This is the face Dwyane Wade makes when you say the words "Richard von Houtman".​Earlier this month, New Times published "Dwyane's Disaster," a feature on the catastrophic business relationship Heat superstar Dwyane Wade formed with Baron Richard von Houtman- an accused wife-beat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2009

    Danica and Dale Jr.: Go for It!

    Take it easy, Danica. You've won only one of these.​Aside from the cars going really fast on four wheels, with about three-quarters of the laps being relatively dull, NASCAR and IndyCar have about as much in common as the Rock and Philip Seymour Hoffman. However, the two racing leagues ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2009

    Dwyane Wade Ditches Converse for Nike

    A pair of Wade Converse, which, let's be honest, are kind of ugly.We're far from the biggest sneaker heads out there, but we always thought the Dwyane Wade shoes for Converse were fugly. Maybe Wade agreed, because he hasn't been spotted much wearing the latest Wade 4 model, and is now set to switch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2009

    Bring Lamar Odom Back to Miami

    WikicommonsReports this morning say L.A. Lakers owner Jerry Buss has withdrawn his offer to NBA forward Lamar Odom after Odom's agent didn't contact Buss with an answer. The offer was for four years/$36 million or three years/$30 million. Apparently, Odom is holding out for a five-year/$50 million d ... More >>

  • News

    July 9, 2009

    Dwyane's Disaster

    The Miami Heat superstar sure picked a dubious business partner.

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2009

    Shaquille O'Neal vs. The Korean Giant Who Kicked Jose Canseco's Ass

    Last month, we reported that Riptide's boxing match against Michael Lohan would still go on even though Jose Canseco got his ass kicked in Japan by a Korean giant. Huh? Y'know, you should probably just read it.Anyway, earlier this week, former Miamian-and-now-despised-jerk Shaquille O'Neal challeng ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2009

    In Classy Show of Humility, Shaq Offers to Taste Kobe Bryant's Ass

    Before the NBA Finals began, there were quite a few columns written about this Magic-Lakers series being haunted by the Ghost of Shaquille O'Neal -- you know, because the former Miami fixture played for both teams and has had such a contentious history with Kobe Bryant. Seemed like a bit of a reach ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2009

    From the Desk of Patrick James Riley

    WikicommonsDear Chicago, please trade us Derrick Rose for Michael Beasley...Dear Memphis, please trade us O.J. Mayo for Michael Beasley...Dear New Jersey, please trade us Brook Lopez for Michael Beasley...Dear Minnesota, please trade us Kevin Love for Michael Beasley...Dear L.A. (no, the other L.A.) ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2009

    Murray and Azarenka Win Miami Masters... Wait, Who?

    Just about the only bold names casual American tennis fans can be expected to recognize who performed up to expectations at this year's Miami Masters were Andy Roddick and Venus Williams. Roddick made it as far as he could until he got dropped by Roger Federer; meanwhile, Venus put up a good show un ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2009

    Christy's Restaurant Coral Gables - Kitchen Pictures

    Christy's Restaurant is THE fine dining Coral Gables institution where rich and powerful politicians, ceo's and celebrities have talked business over lunch and dinner for 30 years. Christy's has stood at the same location under the same ownership making it one of the longest-running establishments ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2009

    Even After A Beating, Bulls Fans Still Want Some Wade

    via NBA.comThere are a lot of Bulls fans out there who salivate at the idea of Dwyane Wade in their red, white, and black jersey. To them, signing Wade is a right, considering the guy was born in Chicago and idolized Michael Jordan as a kid (then again, who didn't?). Even after Wade single-handedly ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2009

    Miami's MLS Bid Is Dead, Blame It On Beckham

    via Wikimedia CommonsThe only elongated yelp wannabe soccer announcers in Miami will be proclaiming anytime soon is, "Nooooooooooooooooooo!" As in no "gooooooooool!"  Major League Soccer, FC Barcelona, and Marcelo Claure jointly announced today that a plan to bring an expansion team to Miami ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2009

    Michael Jordan Buys A Humble Three Bedroom in Kendall

    After OJ Simpson had to switch his residency to a prison pen, Kendall has been missing a sports star resident to call its own. Well, trading OJ Simpson for Michael Jordan would be a major coup. As first reported by The Palm Beach Post, it seems Michael Jordan and his 30 year-old Cuban-American beau ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2009

    Heat Trade Marion for Another O'Neal

    In 2008 Shawn Marion and Marcus Banks was traded from the Suns to the Heat for Shaquielle O'Neal, barely a year latter the Heat are trading him out again for another O'Neal, according to AP. Jermaine O'Neal that is, along with his Toronto Raptors teammate Jamario Moon. Marion, a four time NBA all-st ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2008

    Sports World Horrified by New Sneaker

    After Chanel debuted its "Miami Vice" shoe, which came complete with a mini pistol in place of the heel, at this summer's Cruise collection, Miami is starting to gain a reputation for debuting controversial footwear. While Kobe Bryant is no Karl Lagerfeld, he's following in the Kaiser's footsteps by ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2008

    Lil Wayne's Winter Wonderland

    The British tabloids are buzzing this morning that two football soccer stars have been banned by their team's management from attending a huge Christmas week party in Miami held by Lil Wayne and Akon. Whatever to this UK soccer saga, but this is first we're hearing of the party which the tabs (who a ... More >>

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    February 12, 2008
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    August 2, 2007
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    March 8, 2007
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    July 20, 2006
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    September 15, 2005
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    June 16, 2005
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    July 15, 2004

    Zo Good

    Get back in the Groove to help others

  • News

    July 8, 2004

    From the Cradle to the Rave

    Etiquette for the glow stick set

  • Diversions

    May 13, 2004
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    May 13, 2004

    BEST PANTHERS PLAYER

    Roberto Luongo

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    May 13, 2004
  • City Life

    May 16, 2002

    BEST SMALL-TOWN PARADE

    Three Kings Parade

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    October 4, 2001

    Avant Art Arrival

    "TransTorment"

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    May 11, 2000

    Best Heat Player

    Alonzo Mourning

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    May 4, 2000

    B-Ball's Man

    Michael Jordan to the Max

  • Music

    June 1, 1994

    That Championship Season

    Music, movies, TV -- everybody's following the bouncing ball

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