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76ers’ Markelle Fultz Returns In Game Against the Denver Nuggets

No. 1 pick for the Philadelphia 76ers’, Markelle Fultz, saw action for the first time last night since October. Finally cleared to return from a 68-game absence due to a shoulder injury, Fultz was welcomed by a crowd cheering his name.  The 76ers’ defeated the Denver Nuggets 123-104. Back in …

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LeBron’s Historic Night Propels Cavaliers Over Nets

LeBron’s Accomplishments With a 129-123 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday night, LeBron James added two more impressive statistics to his resume. He became the only player in NBA history with 30,000 total points, 8,000 rebounds, and 8,000 assists. LeBron James became the first player in NBA history with …

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Magic Edges Out 76ers for Overtime Win, 112-109

With only eleven games left this regular season and a 26-45 record, the Magic have no chance for a winning season. Even though a losing season is a definite, that doesn’t deter Orlando from trying to get a win. And that’s exactly what the Magic did Monday night when they …

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Heat Back to Winning Ways After Defeating 76ers

After falling to the Dallas Mavericks earlier this week 96-89, the Miami Heat returned back to South Beach to get the win over the Philadelphia 76ers. The Heat defeated the 76ers Wednesday night with a final score of 125-98 at the American Airlines Arena. 27-point victory over Philly tonight! See …

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Injury Woes: Local College & High School Stars Out Indefinitely

Gainesville the Rock high school star Joel Embiid and Florida Gator star Joakim Noah are both ruled out indefinitely for the remainder of the 2017 NBA season.  The Sixers switched Embiid’s status from day-to-day to out indefinitely Monday.  This news comes three days after they shut down 2016 No. 1 pick …

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Local Player Joel Embiid Shining in the NBA

The Philadelphia 76ers have taken on the motto of “Trust the Process.” The centerpiece of that process: Joel Embiid, an alum of The Rock School in Gainesville. Embiid’s Roots Before he made his way to the United States, Embiid was born and raised in Yaoundè, Cameroon. At 15, he picked up a basketball …

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Orlando Magic Get First Home Win, Top Kings

The Orlando Magic improved to 2-3 last night after a 102-94 win over the Sacramento Kings. Last night was the Magic’s second win in row with great performances by Evan Fournier and Aaron Gordon. Fournier and Gordon Fournier came up big for the Magic, leading his team in scoring with 29 …

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Kobe Bryant “Black Mamba” Finishes Career with a Bang

It wasn’t a storybook ending for Kobe Bryant the way he wanted to finish it, but nevertheless he put an exclamation point on his 20-year Hall-of-Fame career by ending it in remarkable fashion in the only way the Black Mamba knew how scoring.  Also, the Warrior won their 73 game and …

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Magic, Heat Pick Up Wins

Both of Florida’s NBA teams notched wins Sunday night. The Orlando Magic snapped their two game losing streak defeating the Philadelphia 76ers, 130-116. The Magic got off to a fast start, scoring 40 points in the first quarter alone. The 40 points was the highest number of points the Magic have scored …

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