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Monday Night NBA Playoff Game Wrap-up

The NBA playoff games Monday night included a comeback, a game-winning shot, and a player stepping up when a man was down. The first game of the night started with a comeback — by the Toronto Raptors to even its first round-playoff series with the Indiana Pacers. The Raptors, a favorite …

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Santa Fe College Star Hurt In MLB Debut, Braves Still Losing

A local baseball prospect that was called up to the big leagues made his debut on Monday in Washington, D.C. — and left the game bloody. Mallex Smith, a former stand-out at Santa Fe College in Gainesville, was called up by the Atlanta Braves on Sunday after the team placed Ender Inciarte on the 15-day disabled list. Smith averaged …

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Gators win NCAA Gymnastics Minneapolis Regional Championship

The Florida Gymnastics team is heading to the NCAA championships after winning the NCAA Minneapolis Regional, held Saturday at the University of Minnesota. The Gator gymnasts pulled out a score of 196.725 in front of a crowd of about 2,000 to receive their fifth-straight NCAA Regional title. The Gators now will move on …

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Dwayne Wade’s 30 points Help Heat Take Down The Nets

In an offensive explosion from a veteran and an emerging star, the Miami Heat beat the Brooklyn Nets Monday night, 110-99. Lead by the veteran Dwayne Wade, who posted 30 points while dishing out nine assists, and the third-year player out of the University of Marshall, Hassan Whiteside, who scored …

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Panthers Lose on the Road to the Rangers 4-2

The saying “cats always land on their feet” didn’t apply to the cats skating on ice at Madison Square Garden Monday night. The Florida Panthers (40-24-9) fell to the New York Rangers (41-24-8) 4-2 despite a late push in the third period. The Rangers scored first on a break-away goal during of the first period. Viktor …

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Rookies Shine as Heat Top Nuggets

Two rookies showed Monday night that the future is looking hot for the Miami Heat. Lead by  Justice Winslow and Josh Richardson, the Heat beat the Denver Nuggets 124-119 to bounce back after losing to the Toronto Raptors in overtime March 12th. Winslow scored 20 points shooting 61.5 percent from the field and Richardson …

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NBA Preview: Heat VS. Bucks

The Miami Heat (35-26) will travel to Milwaukee Wednesday to face off against the Bucks (26-38) in hopes to continue their five-game win streak. The Bucks are coming off two-straight double-digit losses and are 3-5 their last eight games. The Heat are looking to continue their dominance on defense. The Heat are …

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