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Tuesday Night NBA Playoff Recap

Tuesday night’s NBA playoff games resulted in a victory for the San Antonio Spurs and the Atlanta Hawks. Both the Spurs and the Hawks are starting the playoffs off strong with a 2-0 series lead. In Atlanta, the Hawks took down the Boston Celtics 89-72. The game was determined early …

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Golden State Warriors lose to Minnesota

The Golden State Warriors are hoping for a record setting season, but took an embarrassing loss at home Tuesday night. The Warriors were upset by the Minnesota Timberwolves 124-117 in overtime. Golden State was up 86-78 in the final period but the Timberwolves rallied to send the game into overtime where Andrew Wiggins scored nine points for Minnesota …

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Vernon Hargreaves Likely to Be a Top-10 Pick in NFL Draft

Florida’s Cornerback, Vernon Hargreaves III stood out as representatives from all 32 NFL teams attended Pro Day on Tuesday. In the Gator’s indoor practice facility, Hargreaves didn’t hesitate to show scouts that he is ready for the NFL. At 5-foot-10 1/2 and 207 pounds, Hargreaves was outstanding in his workout and position drills. Vernon’s Father, who is the linebacker coach at …

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Florida Women’s Tennis Faces Two Tough SEC Opponents

The Gator Women’s Tennis Team is back on the home court this weekend, facing two tough SEC opponents.  Florida will take on No. 19 ranked University of Kentucky Thursday followed by No. 5 ranked Vanderbilt on Saturday. This should be a competitive weekend considering that Florida sits at No. 18 in this weeks rankings. Gators sit at #18 in this …

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The Gator Men’s Golf Team Takes Third Place at Home Invitational

The No. 5 Florida Men’s Golf team hosted the SunTrust Gator Invitational last weekend. The Gators were looking to capture the title for the 26th time in the tournament’s 38-year history. But with eleven teams competing, the Gators came in third. Florida had a slim lead going into the final round…but that wasn’t enough as …

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Tampa Bay Lightning Fall To The Sharks

The Tampa Bay Lightning suffered a 4-2 loss to the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night at Tampa’s Amelie Arena. This loss puts Tampa Bay (30-22-4) at risk of missing the playoffs as they are currently tied for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. The Lightning have also …

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Heat Top Grizzlies

The Miami Heat breaks a three game losing streak by beating the Memphis Grizzlies 100-97 Sunday night in Miami. It wasn’t until the fourth quarter that Miami took the lead. In fact, the Heat trailed by 16 points with 4:07 left in the game but battled back to take a 98-97 lead after …

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Recap: The Miami Dolphins Beat the Baltimore Ravens

The Miami Dolphins kept their playoff hopes alive after an ugly 15-13 win over the Baltimore Ravens Sunday in Miami. With the win, the Dolphins improve to 5-7 on the season.  This game was won on defense for the Dolphins, as their two touchdowns were set up by deflected passes from Baltimore quarterback …

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Orlando Magic beat the Celtics 100-91

The Orlando Magic how now won three straight games after beating the Boston Celtics 100-91 Sunday night.  Both teams now stand 9-8 on the season. This is the first time Orlando has had a winning record since 2013, when the Magic were 3-2. Off the bench, Victor Oladipo led the Magic with 19 points to go …

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