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Donovan Introduced As New OKC Coach

By on May 2nd, 2015

Former Gator men’s basketball coach Billy Donovan was formally introduced Friday as the new coach of the NBA’s Oklahoma City Thunder. The Thunder team was on hand for the one hour press conference as were people like Oklahoma State coach … Continue reading

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Billy Donovan Struck by Thunder Offer, Hired by OKC

By on April 30th, 2015

For the first time since 1996, Billy the Kid will not be the head man in Gainesville. Billy Donovan will be leaving Florida after 19 years to become the new head coach of the NBA’s Oklahoma City Thunder. Donovan has … Continue reading

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The Miami Heat Fail To Finish Season Strong

By on April 14th, 2015

After four straight seasons of going to the NBA finals, the Miami Heat are on the verge of being out of the playoffs. Miami appeared like a solid favorite to keep the seven seed, and face off against the Cleveland … Continue reading

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Miami Heat Late Season Woes Continues

By on April 6th, 2015

Post LeBron James success for the Miami Heat has not been easy. Losing the “best player in the world,” and numerous of others on the roster have turned contenders into a team unable to find success.  Also, injuries have severely … Continue reading

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Injury Prone Heat Still In Contention in the East

By on March 30th, 2015

One consistent issue nagging the Miami Heat throughout the NBA season has been  injuries. Staying healthy has been one of the main reasons the Heat have struggled throughout this season, aside from LeBron James taking his talents back to Ohio. … Continue reading

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NBA Recap

By on December 5th, 2014

It was a tough night for NBA teams in Florida on Wednesday. The Miami Heat and the Orlando Magic both lost in disappointing games. Miami falls to 4-6 at home this season, while the Magic fell to 5-9 on the … Continue reading

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NBA Opening Night Tonight

By on October 28th, 2014

While the Major League Baseball season may be finishing up tonight, the 2014-15 NBA campaign gets under way this evening with a trio of games. The defending champion San Antonio Spurs kick things off as they take on former Florida Gator … Continue reading

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LeBron James To Return To Cleveland

By on July 11th, 2014

After seemingly endless days of speculation, discussion and talk, LeBron James has finally decided where he will next play basketball in the NBA. In a letter published on SI.Com today, the free agent says he is returning “home” to play … Continue reading

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Wilbekin proving himself in NBA Summer League

By on July 9th, 2014

Despite going undrafted in the 2014 NBA draft, former Gator point guard Scottie Wilbekin is showcasing his skills in the NBA Summer League in Orlando. Wilbekin is playing with the Memphis Grizzlies summer league squad. Notable teammates of Wilbekin include … Continue reading

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Magic And Heat Make NBA Draft Noise

By on June 27th, 2014

The Miami Heat and the Orlando Magic are assessing their moves today after completion of the NBA Draft last night. Orlando had the fourth overall pick and selected forward Aaron Gordon from Arizona and with the 12th pick selected forward … Continue reading

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