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World Cup Starts, U.S. Open Golf Begins, Stanley Cup Continues In Thursday Sports Update

By on June 12th, 2014

One of golf’s major tournaments starts today, both the NBA and Stanley Cup Finals continue and more in our Thursday Sports Update… ** The World Cup in soccer starts today and runs through July 13th.   ESPN 850 WRUF radio will … Continue reading

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UF Wide Receivers Coach Joker Phillips Resigns; Chris Leak To Take Over

By on June 12th, 2014

Gator Nation is still wondering today why Florida wide receivers coach Joker Phillips suddenly resigned on Wednesday. An official announcement came in a prepared statement late yesterday but there was no reason given for Phillips’ resignation.  The statement said his … Continue reading

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Spurs Win Big, Rays Lose Again, Wednesday Sports Update

By on June 11th, 2014

The San Antonio Spurs come up big in the NBA Finals, the Stanley Cup playoffs could end tonight and the Tampa Bay Rays lose again in our Wednesday Sports Update… ** The San Antonio Spurs take a 2-1 lead in … Continue reading

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Rays Woes Continue, NBA, NHL Playoffs, College World Series Too In Sports Update

By on June 10th, 2014

Playoffs wind down, the woes for the Tampa Bay Rays continue and college baseball has its College World Series field set in our Tuesday Sports Update… ** The NBA Finals continue in Miami tonight as the Heat host the San … Continue reading

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UF Football, Hoops, Tennis, Baseball, Hockey, Lots Of Stuff In Sports Update

By on June 9th, 2014

A lot of different sports to highlight today in our Monday Sports Update and it starts with a a Gator football verbal commitment… ** Florida is holding its annual football camps now and it got a commitment from a California … Continue reading

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Heat Lose, MLB Draft Continues, Super Regionals In Sports Update

By on June 6th, 2014

Game One of the NBA Finals is in the books, the Stanley Cup Playoffs continue, a horse runs for the Triple Crown, NCAA Super Regionals in college baseball and much more in our Friday Sports Update… ** The San Antonio … Continue reading

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MLB Amateur Draft Starts Today; Gator Players And Signees Should Get Calls

By on June 5th, 2014

Major League Baseball’s Amateur Draft starts tonight and several Gator players and signees could be having decisions to make soon as to stay in school or go to the pro level. The first player with a Gator tie to be … Continue reading

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NBA Finals, Stanley Cup, Sad Baseball News In Our Thursday Sports Update

By on June 5th, 2014

The NBA Finals start tonight, the Stanley Cup Finals are underway and a long time baseball man passes away in our Thursday Sports Update… ** The NBA Finals start tonight in San Antonio where the Spurs host the Miami Heat.   … Continue reading

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Gator Softball Wins National Title With 6-3 Win Over Alabama

By on June 4th, 2014

After knocking on the door several times at the Women’s College World Series, the Florida softball program finally broke it down Tuesday night, winning the program’s first softball national title with a 6-3 win over Alabama in Oklahoma City. Gator … Continue reading

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Stanley Cup, NBA Finals, MLB Results In Wednesday Sports Update…

By on June 4th, 2014

The Stanley Cup Finals start tonight, a lot of baseball results and Super Regional college baseball pairings announced in our Wednesday Sports Update… ** The National Hockey League’s Stanley Cup Finals begin tonight when the LA Kings host the New … Continue reading

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