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Game Preview: Rays and Mariners Continue Series

Jun 11, 2016; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria (3) is congratulated by third base coach Charlie Montoyo (25) after hitting a home run against the Houston Astros during the sixth inning at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

The Tampa Rays are riding high after Tuesday night’s 8-7 victory over the Seattle Mariners. When Mariners starter Taijuan Walker left during the fourth inning with an apparent achilles injury, the bullpen was tasked with holding on to a three-run lead. It was not to be as the Rays came firing back. The Tampa Bay Rays look to …

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The Quiet Cavaliers Ready for NBA Finals

Feb 3, 2016; Charlotte, NC, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) gets a high five from his teammates guard Kyrie Irving (2) and forward Kevin Love (0) after scoring during the second half of the game against the Charlotte Hornets at Time Warner Cable Arena. Hornets win 106-97. Mandatory Credit: Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports

All the attention in the NBA is on the Golden State Warriors. The Warriors just completed a monumental come back after being down 3-1 against the Oklahoma City Thunder in the Western Conference Finals and are now making their second consecutive NBA Finals appearance. The Warriors won an NBA record 73 games during the regular …

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Preview: Florida Takes on Ohio State in 1st Post-Season Matchup Since the Glory Days

Mar 11, 2016; Nashville, TN, USA; Florida Gators head coach Mike White questions a call against the Texas A&M Aggies during the SEC conference tournament at Bridgestone Arena. Texas A&M Aggies won 72-66. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

The Gators have not squared off against the Ohio State Buckeyes in the post-season since Gainesville, FL was Titletown, U.S.A. Back then, Joakim Noah and Al Horford commanded a dominate front-court, while Corey Brewer, the 2007 NCAA Tournament’s MOP, led the squad’s offensive attack. This Sunday, the stakes are different. Instead …

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SEC Hoops Preview: Alabama vs. Kentucky

Feb 13, 2016; Gainesville, FL, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Avery Johnson claps and smiles during the second half against the Florida Gators at Stephen C. O'Connell Center. Alabama Crimson Tide defeated the Florida Gators 61-55. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

This week in SEC hoops the Alabama Crimson Tide will look to bounce back and attempt to get a win on the road against the No. 16 Kentucky Wildcats. The Crimson Tide are coming off a loss at home against Mississippi State 67-61, after winning five straight games. Alabama is currently …

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