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The Future is Bright in the 305

The Future is Bright in the 305

Anthony Russo, Staff Writer

January 11, 2020

After a decade-long tenure of success, Miami sports are still in a position of success, entering the 2020s with arguably the brightest future for all three of their major sports, including basketball, baseball and football. These claims can easily be backed up with just the absurd amount of young tale...

The Best Miami Sports Moments of the Decade

The Best Miami Sports Moments of the Decade

Anthony Russo, Staff Writer

December 23, 2019

Looking back at all of the Miami sports moments throughout the decade, Miami sports teams have had quite the stretch. The 305 has watched Most Valuable Players (MVPs) suit up to play, legendary dynasties being established and brand new stadiums being created. Not to mention, Miami has seen some of the...

UEFA Euro 2020: Drawing Up a Thriller

UEFA Euro 2020: Drawing Up a Thriller

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

December 9, 2019

The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Euro is a soccer tournament that takes place every year between 24 of Europe's best national soccer teams. The last edition of this tournament was held in France, where Portugal became the 2019 champion. In 2020, the tournament kicks off again all acro...

The Miami Heat Are Setting the NBA Ablaze

The Miami Heat Are Setting the NBA Ablaze

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

After the departure of LeBron James, the Miami Heat have experienced a lack of any real success in the past few years. The move came after the 2014 National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals loss against San Antonio, where Kawhi Leonard and the Spurs took down James and the Heat in five games. ...

Addition By Subtraction: The Miami Heat 2019 Offseason

Addition By Subtraction: The Miami Heat 2019 Offseason

Anthony Russo, Staff Writer

September 8, 2019

The 2018-2019 campaign for the Miami Heat was one to be filled with excitement and promise. However, as the year progressed, they found themselves plagued with numerous injuries, and they struggled to find any true rhythm. The Heat managed to finish with a record of 39 wins and 43 losses, falling jus...

The 2019 US Open: Older Legends or New Spotlights?

The 2019 US Open: Older Legends or New Spotlights?

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

September 5, 2019

The United States (U.S.) Open Tennis Championship is back and better than ever. This year's edition sees the return of household names like Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams along with the rise of break-out stars Coco Gauff, Naomi Osaka and Nick Kyrgios. With the return of prime-time...

The FIBA World Cup and the Team USA Crisis

The FIBA World Cup and the Team USA Crisis

Alexander Tabares, Staff Writer

September 4, 2019

The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) sets up a global basketball tournament called the FIBA Basketball World Cup. The tournament is held on a four year cycle. However, it has been five years since the last tournament was held in order to reset the cycle so that it does not coincide with the...

Transfer Talk: A Review of the Moves All Across the World of Soccer

Transfer Talk: A Review of the Moves All Across the World of Soccer

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

August 25, 2019

The off-season of professional soccer is an extensive waiting game. The "will he stay or will he go?" question is commonly asked when it comes to world-class soccer players in the European soccer transfer market. The acquisition of such players can lift the spirits and hopes of a team and its supporters....

The Gators Conquer the ‘Canes in a Battle For Floridian Football Supremacy

The Gators Conquer the ‘Canes in a Battle For Floridian Football Supremacy

Daniel Toll, Co-Editor-in-Chief

August 25, 2019

In what was prophesied to be arguably the biggest kickoff event of the National Collegiate Athletic Association's (NCAA) 2019-2020 college football season, the University of Miami's (UM) Hurricanes and the University of Florida's (UF) Gators put forth an epic performance for the ages and, considering...

Jill Ellis Steps Down as Head Coach of USWNT After Leading Team to Fourth World Cup Win

Jill Ellis Steps Down as Head Coach of USWNT After Leading Team to Fourth World Cup Win

Camryn Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

August 12, 2019

After leading the United States Women’s National Team (USWNT) to victory in the 2019 Women’s World Cup, head coach Jill Ellis issued a press release on July 30 announcing she would be stepping down from the position. She assumed the position in 2014 from Tom Sermanni, and led the team for the next...

NBA Rookies Bounce Into Million-Dollar Shoe Deals

NBA Rookies Bounce Into Million-Dollar Shoe Deals

Anthony Russo, Staff Writer

August 11, 2019

With the 2019-2020 National Basketball Association (NBA) season quickly approaching, most of the rookies from the 2019 draft class are closing off their summers by signing endorsement deals with numerous major shoe companies. The companies endorsing these rookies include the Nike, Adidas and Jordan b...

European Soccer Giants Clash in Our Own Backyard

European Soccer Giants Clash in Our Own Backyard

Alexander Tabares, Staff Writer

August 8, 2019

Two of the most prodigious soccer teams in Europe traveled to South Florida to bring quite the spectacle to the United States. On the night of Aug. 7, the highly anticipated duel went down; Barcelona and Napoli clashed in an overcrowded Hard Rock Stadium. Barcelona, the winner of the Spanish soccer...

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