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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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NBA: Heat Sweep Bobcats, Playoffs Continue Tonight

By on April 29th, 2014

The Miami Heat swept their NBA playoff series against the Charlotte Bobcats with a 109-98 victory on Monday. LeBron James led the way for the Heat as he finished with a game high 31 points and added nine assists and seven … Continue reading

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Miami is Heating up in NBA Playoffs, Ready to Take on Bobcats in Game 3

By on April 25th, 2014

The playoffs are starting to heat up for the Miami Heat.  The two time defensing champs are now 2-0 against the Charlotte Bobcats after a close win on Wednesday night. Despite a 10-0 run for the Bobcats in the fourth quarter, Miami power … Continue reading

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Former Gator Great Joakim Noah wins NBA’s Defensive Player of the Year Award

By on April 22nd, 2014

Former Florida Gator basketball standout Joakim Noah has been named the NBA’s Defensive Player of the Year. Noah, who averaged a double-double during the regular season, with 12.6 points per game and 11.3 rebounds per game, received 100 first place … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Tuesday Sports Update

By on January 21st, 2014

From the Innovation News Center at the University of Florida’s College of Journalism and Communications, WUFT/WRUF’s Trevor Sikkema has your one-minute sports update.

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And So It Begins: 2013-2014 Florida Men's Basketball Preview

By on October 10th, 2013

For the past three years, the Florida Gator men's basketball team has been elite… but not good enough. The Gators made it to the Elite Eight in each of the past three seasons, but they just could not break the … Continue reading

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Miami Looks to Stay Hot on the Road

By on April 25th, 2013

After running the Milwaukee Bucks out of the American Airlines Arena in the first two games in the opening round of the NBA Playoffs, the series, and potentially the momentum, shifts to Milwaukee. But the Heat, led by LeBron James, have … Continue reading

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The Orlando Magic and Miami Heat meet Wednesday to close out regular season

By on April 17th, 2013

The Miami Heat and Orlando Magic will meet Wednesday to close out the NBA regular season. The teams are moving in opposite directions; the Heat have their eye on a championship while the Magic are in a rebuilding stage. The Heat are … Continue reading

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Mark Cuban Visits UF

By on December 4th, 2012

The outspoken, billionaire owner of the Dallas Mavericks has often been fined by the NBA for speaking his mind.  Monday night at the Phillips Center, the opposite happened.  The University of Florida paid him. Discussing a multitude of topics ranging … Continue reading

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