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  NBA star gives $1,000 tip to Delray Beach waitress

Another sports star showed some serious gratitude to South Florida restaurant workers with a sizable tip.

NFL cornerbacks accused of South Fla. armed robbery out on bond

2 NFL players wanted in South Fla. armed robbery surrender

  2 NFL players wanted on robbery charges in South Florida

Gov. Ron DeSantis welcomes all professional sports to Florida for practices, games

AP source: MLB owners approve plan to start season in July

Dolphins ink Tagovailoa to rookie deal

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Miami Dolphins 2020 schedule released

How Trump almost lured Shula from Dolphins

Dolphins rookie QB Tua Tagovailoa will wear No. 1

NFL plans full season; being “deliberate, reasonable”

NCAA moves toward allowing athletes to be paid sponsors

Dolphins pick QB Tua Tagovailoa with fifth pick in draft

LSU QB Joe Burrow No. 1 pick in 2020 NFL Draft

For the third year in a row, a Heisman Trophy winner is the first pick in the NFL Draft.

5 worst first-round NFL Draft picks in Dolphins history

The Miami Dolphins are poised to build for the future with three picks (No. 5, No. 18 and No. 26) in Thursday's opening round of the NFL Draft, but that doesn't always translate into success on the field. Look no further than these five biggest first-round misses in franchise history.

Agent: Gronkowski to have reunion with Brady in Tampa Bay

The agent for the retired New England star confirmed Tuesday that pending completion of a physical Gronkowski has agreed to play for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who are acquiring his rights from the Patriots.

5 best first-round draft picks in NFL history

With the first round of the NFL Draft set to begin Thursday, FOX 29 takes a look back at the five most impactful picks for the franchises that selected them in modern NFL history.

Fans sue MLB, teams over ticket money, ask for class action

  Tom Brady ejected from Fla. park closed due to coronavirus pandemic

Professional sports deemed ‘essential services’ in Fla.

  Mom of Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns dies from COVID-19

NASCAR’s Larson suspended for racial slur in virtual race

Former FAU cornerback picks FSU

FSU football player tests positive for coronavirus

Florida State football player Andrew Boselli says he is recovering after contracting the coronavirus.

Ex-MLB player finishes medical school, primes to fight virus

Hamilton played 47 games in the majors, mostly as a pinch hitter and fill-in first baseman.

AP sources: MLB, union discuss playing all games in Arizona

Ideas are still in the early stage, and the Arizona option would have many obstacles to overcome, the people said.

Bucs QB joins exclusive Juno Beach golf club

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady is now a member of an exclusive golf club in Juno Beach.

British Open canceled, Masters to November in major rescheduling

It was a major piece of golf trying to reconfigure a schedule brought on by the spread of the new coronavirus.

Here is the latest Florida sports news from The Associated Press

Here is the latest Florida sports news from The Associated Press

The 2020 Final Four: A weekend of what-ifs

There will be no national champion in college basketball this year. That's because for the first time since 1938, the Final Four, which was set to begin this weekend, won't be staged.

NFL to begin season as scheduled in September

During a conference call Tuesday, league officials announced the season will start in September and teams will play their full 16 game schedule with fans in attendance. International games are also still planned.

NFL team owners vote to expand playoffs to 14 teams

This is the first expansion of the playoffs since 1990, when the NFL went from 10 to 12 postseason entrants.

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Indianapolis 500 postponed for coronavirus

The Indianapolis 500 has been postponed from May to Aug. 23.

Tom Brady joins the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers officially announced Friday six-time Super Bowl champion quarterback Tom Brady would be joining their team.

Saints head coach Sean Payton tests positive for coronavirus

The head coach of the New Orleans Saints, Sean Payton, told ESPN on Thursday that he has tested positive for the new coronavirus.

MLB teams pledge $30 million to support ballpark employees

Commissioner Rob Manfred made the announcement Tuesday, a day after pushing back opening day to mid-May at the earliest.

MLB delays opening day to mid-May at earliest due to virus

The move came Monday after the federal government recommended restricting events of more than 50 people for the next eight weeks.

April NFL draft on schedule, no public events in Las Vegas

NFL Draft events for the public scheduled in Las Vegas next month have been canceled, the league said Monday.

NFL players approve labor deal, including 17-game season

The NFL players on Sunday approved a new labor agreement with the league that features a 17-game regular season.

PGA Tour canceled in latest of suspended sporting events

While the NBA and NHL are suspending their seasons, other organizations such as NASCAR are limiting attendance.

Scrubbed: March Madness leads long list of canceled sports

Several basketball conferences announced cancellations on Thursday amid a coronavirus pandemic.

  Trainers, vets, others charged in horse-drugging scheme

Prosecutors noted in the indictments that professional horse racing is a $100 billion industry followed by millions of fans worldwide. Racehorses can sell at auction for well over $1 million.

Despite coronavirus, IOC unwavering on Olympics starting in July

International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach told reporters “neither the word cancellation nor the word postponement was even mentioned” at a board meeting he chaired in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Georgia seeks revenge on Florida

Florida goes for the season sweep over Georgia after winning the previous matchup in Gainesville

SMU looks to sweep UCF

SMU goes for the season sweep over Central Florida after winning the previous matchup in Dallas

Miami looks to knock off No. 22 Virginia

No. 22 Virginia looks to give Miami its 16th straight loss to ranked opponents

ND looks to knock off No. 7 Fla St.

No. 7 Florida State looks to give Notre Dame its 20th straight loss to ranked opponents

Marshall looks for home win vs FAU

Marshall looks for its sixth straight win over Florida Atlantic at Henderson Center

Here is the latest Florida sports news from The Associated Press

Here is the latest Florida sports news from The Associated Press

5-time major champ Maria Sharapova retires from tennis at 32

The five-time Grand Slam title champion and former No. 1-ranked player has been dealing with shoulder problems for years. She played only two matches this season and lost both.

Florida seeks revenge on LSU

Florida seeks revenge on LSU after dropping the first matchup in Baton Rouge

Los Angeles honors Kobe, Gianna Bryant with public memorial

The celebration of life will feature music and retrospectives on Bryant’s career, along with speakers reflecting on his impact on his sport and the world.

Woman, 84, sinks putt across basketball court to win new car

An 84-year-old woman is celebrating after she won a new car by sinking a putt across the entire length of the basketball court at the University of Mississippi.

Heat rout Cavs 124-105 as Wade is honored at halftime

The jersey retirement ceremony was part of a three-day celebration of Dwyane Wade’s 16-year NBA career, which included three championship seasons with Miami.

Player reps not voting on NFL labor deal; more talks Tuesday

The NFL players’ union executive committee voted 6-5 Friday to recommend rejecting the terms of a labor deal approved by NFL owners the previous day.

Florida faces tough test vs No. 10 Kentucky

No. 10 Kentucky presents a tough challenge for Florida

NFL free agent Greg Robinson jailed in Texas on pot charge; police say he had 157 pounds of weed

A federal criminal complaint accuses the 27-year-old Greg Robinson and 27-year-old Jaquan Bray of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute marijuana and possession intent to distribute.

Team LeBron wins NBA All-Star Game 157-155 in revamped format

Prior to the game, Hall of Famer Magic Johnson led a tribute to Kobe Bryant and Commissioner Emeritus David Stern, including an eight-second moment of silence, a nod to the number Bryant wore the first half of his career.

Browns’ Garrett reinstated by NFL after 6-game suspension

Myles Garrett missed Cleveland’s final six games last season after hitting Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph in the head with a helmet

2 Ohio State football players accused of rape, kidnapping

The Columbus Dispatch reports that 21-year-old defensive players Amir I. Riep and Jahsen L. Wint were booked into jail early Wednesday.

Kenin of US tops Muguruza at Australian Open for 1st major

Kenin was seeded 14th. She had never been past the fourth round of a major tournament until now.

NBA All-Stars to wear Kobe’s No. 24 and Gianna’s No. 2

The NBA All-Stars will wear jersey numbers in honor of Kobe Bryant and his daughter.

Two Miami principals and brothers get free Super Bowl LIV tickets

Two Miami principals and brothers are going to the Super Bowl for free as a reward for their schools' accomplishments.

J.Lo, Shakira speak about Super Bowl Halftime Show

Two of most electrifying and explosive names in entertainment got fans fired up on Thursday for the Pepsi Super Bowl LIV Halftime Show!

The most VIP Super Bowl weekend costs $1.5M, includes butler

From legendary nightclubs to exclusive parties, no place caters to the rich and famous quite like glitzy Miami.

Crews working overtime to prepare for Super Bowl LIV

Super Bowl LIV is just days away and crews at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens are working overtime to ensure the 70,000 fans who watch the big game in person experience the biggest and best night of football possible.

Sneak peek at Super Bowl LIV field preps, food

From the football field to the food, FOX 29 will go behind-the-scenes on Tuesday to see some of the exciting preparations for Super Bowl LIV, which is less than a week away.

Here is the latest Florida sports news from The Associated Press

Here is the latest Florida sports news from The Associated Press

Eastern Conference showdown pits Miami against Boston

Boston plays Miami for a showdown of top Eastern Conference teams

Tampa Bay visits Los Angeles after Stamkos’ 2-goal game

Tampa Bay visits the Los Angeles Kings after Steven Stamkos scored two goals in the Lightning's 3-2 overtime loss to the Stars

  Kobe Bryant’s sudden death in helicopter crash shocks fans, athletes around the world

While flying in foggy conditions, the helicopter plunged into a rugged hillside killing all nine people aboard, including Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter.

Palm Beach Co. basketball community mourns loss of Kobe

Kobe Bryant’s words of inspiration are resonating across the country and across Palm Beach County.

Super Bowl excitement comes to childhood cancer patients in Palm Beach

Miami Dolphins players Steven Parker and Clive Walford joined other current and former NFL players to bring Super Bowl excitement to kids at hospitals in Palm Beach County.

ESPN to reair Kobe Bryant’s final game of career Monday night

ESPN has announced it will air Kobe Bryant’s final NBA game Monday night.

Miami looks to end streak vs Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech looks to extend Miami's conference losing streak to five games

Virginia faces tough test vs No. 5 Fla St.

No. 5 Florida State presents a tough challenge for Virginia

Super Bowl Experience opens Wednesday on Miami Beach

Football fans will be in paradise starting on Wednesday when the Super Bowl Experience opens to the public at the Miami Beach Convention Center ahead of Super Bowl LIV.

NFL’s Saints seek to shield PR help to church in sex crisis

The New Orleans Saints are going to court to keep the public from seeing hundreds of emails that allegedly show team executives doing public relations damage control for the area's Roman Catholic archdiocese to help it contain the fallout from a burgeoning sexual abuse crisis.

49ers’ Katie Sowers to be first female coach in Super Bowl

The offensive assistant coach for the San Francisco 49ers, Katie Sowers, will be the first female and first openly LQBTQ coach to participate in the big game.

Derek Jeter, Larry Walker elected to baseball Hall of Fame

Derek Jeter came within one vote of being a unanimous pick for the Hall of Fame while Larry Walker also earned baseball’s highest honor on Tuesday.