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Warriors Advance to Third Straight NBA Finals

The Golden State Warriors advance to the NBA finals for their third consecutive year. The Warriors swept the San Antonio Spurs, in four games, in the Western Conference Finals. With a Game 4 129-115 victory, the Warriors become the first team in NBA history to go 12-0 in the playoffs, beating out the 1987 …

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Preview: Cavs vs. Celtics Game 2

After fighting hard for the No. 1 seed, the Boston Celtics have already seen their home court advantage disappear in the Eastern Conference Finals — and it only took the Cleveland Cavaliers 12 minutes into Game 1 to make it clear. The scariest part is, LeBron James was not impressed …

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NBA Draft Lottery Preview: Who’ll Land The Top Pick?

It’s like a normal state lottery. The ping-pong balls bounce around carrying the hopes of many, and the ending resulting in someone hitting the jackpot. Except tonight, the jackpot is the top overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft. The 15 teams in the lottery will make their way to …

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NBA Playoffs: Cavs Move On, Other Series Ongoing

The NBA playoffs are continuing with several series still underway but others have come to a conclusion.  In the Eastern Conference, the Cleveland Cavaliers completed a series sweep of the Toronto Raptors and the Washington Wizards evened up their series with Boston Celtics at two games apiece. Out West, the Houston Rockets defeated the …

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NBA Playoffs: The Chase to the Championship Continues

The NBA Playoffs continue Wednesday night after a set of dramatic games Tuesday night. After Isaiah Thomas’ 53-point showcase and a Warriors win, what’s next? The @celtics went up 2-0 and the @warriors went up 1-0 in Tuesday’s #NBAPlayoffs action! pic.twitter.com/f9TpLGvdv4 — NBA (@NBA) May 3, 2017 NBA Playoffs: Looking …

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Canyon Barry Looking Ahead

After finishing up with his last final on Radiation Detection and submitting a 20 page lab report, nuclear engineering major and former Gator basketball player Canyon Barry is looking at what the future holds after Florida basketball. Barry was a key cog for the Gators as their sixth man, lending an experienced hand and …

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The King, The Greek Freak and The Grit and Grind

The first Thursday night of the NBA Playoffs is on the books. It left us with amazing performances and surprising results. LeBron James led the way for the Cleveland Cavaliers to come back from a 25-point deficit at halftime to beat the Indiana Pacers. Giannis Antetokounmpo and his Milwaukee Bucks outplayed the Toronto Raptors …

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Thunder Fell to Rockets Again

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Despite 51 points put on the scoreboard by Russell Westbrook last night, the Oklahoma City Thunder fell to the Houston Rockets again. The Rockets continue to lead, now 2-0, in the first round of the Western Conference playoff series after their 115-111 win last night. Last Night Recap The Thunder were the first to get …

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