Category: 790 the Ticket in Miami

Ryan Tannehill is Going to Miss Jake Long, But is Impressed by Mike Wallace’s Speed in Workouts

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

The Miami Dolphins entered free agency with more than $40 million of cap room and went shopping with it by signing Mike Wallace, Dannell Ellerbe, Dustin Keller and Philip Wheeler. The Dolphins appear to be a true playoff contender for the wild card at least. Quarterback Ryan Tannehill is excited about the new weapons around ...

Chad Johnson: I Lost My Focus Last Season Because I was too Concerned with TV/Commercials and Now I’m Ready to Return

Monday, April 15th, 2013

The last time we heard from Chad Johnson on the football field, he was being released by the Miami Dolphins on television. It was an embarrassing moment for the three-time All-Pro as HBO's Hard Knocks chronicled his departure. Johnson claims he's learned from his past and has put everything behind him. ...

Rick Pitino is a Little Surprised By Miami’s Play, But Still Believes Indiana is the Best Team in College Basketball

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

Louisville head coach Rick Pitino was recently named among 12 finalists for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Louisville currently sits at 21-5 overall and 9-4 in Big East play heading into the weekend. The Cardinals host Seton Hall on Saturday at noon. Rick Pitino joined 790 The Ticket in Miami ...

Doc Rivers: “We are Playing Awful Right Now. I Think we have More Talent than our Record.”

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

The Boston Celtics currently stand at 20-21, which is good for eighth place in the Eastern Conference standings. Boston is on a four-game losing streak. Doc Rivers still hasn't found his team yet, but expected some struggles based on the changes the Celtics made in the offseason. The Celtics take on ...

Mike Brown Opens Up About his Firing, Believes Mike D’Antoni is a Good Coach

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

This past November Mike Brown was fired as Lakers head coach after a disappointing 1-4 start to the season. The last we heard of Brown was after he released a brief statement following his dismissal. Without further adieu, here's Brown's take on his brief time in Los Angeles and working with ...

Charles Barkley: The Lakers Have Zero Chance of Winning an NBA Title, Fans Shouldn’t be Allowed to Vote for All-Stars

Friday, January 4th, 2013

Charles Barkley sure hasn't made any friends on the court when it comes to his honest criticism of players like Dwyane Wade. Sir Charles was at it again in the following interview, professing that he isn't on the Knicks' bandwagon and that the Lakers are going to have a tough ...

Nick Saban Regrets the Way He Left Miami, but Doesn’t See Himself Anywhere but Alabama Right Now

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Nick Saban is making his return to South Florida for the BCS National Championship game on Jan. 3rd against Notre Dame. Miami sports fans haven't forgotten about the former Dolphins head coach who left the organization when he took the job as the head coach at Alabama. Saban was asked about ...

Mike D’Antoni Doesn’t Believe Mike Brown’s Firing Was Fair, Feels Lakers Will Be A Changed Team Once Steve Nash Returns

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

The shock of Mike D'Antoni being hired by the Lakers as head coach is starting to wear off, but Los Angeles is struggling to gel as a team. Pau Gasol looks lost on the court at times and the team is clearly suffering from a quick transition to a new ...

Marlins President David Samson: “Better days are coming with a team that’s younger, hungrier and has a chance to win more.”

Thursday, November 15th, 2012

The fire sale is on in Miami. Jose Reyes, Mark Buehrle, Josh Johnson are all heading north to Toronto while baseball in South Florida could be in major trouble. In December of last year the Marlins were kings of the winter meetings as they were ready to open a new ...

Chris Bosh Awaits The Day That The Miami Heat Achieve Rivalry Status, Get Their Own “DVD Box Set”

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

Chris Bosh has really had his life come full circle over the last two years. He signed with the Miami Heat two years ago and lost in the NBA Finals to the Dallas Mavericks. This past season, Bosh became a father in early May and then won an NBA title ...