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Florida sports roundup

Rounding up all the latest news and analysis from around the Florida sports landscape.

Florida sports news roundup: Dec. 27

With most of the sports world still on hold due to the Christmas holiday, the NBA continues full steam ahead. Here is a quick look around the region.

Florida sports news roundup, Dec. 26

The Magic may be parting with J.J. Redick, while the Dolphins will look to hang on to Reggie Bush.

Florida sports news roundup, Dec. 22

Highlights from around Florida sports include Bucs Nation's debate of whether or not Greg Schiano can lead Tampa Bay to a Super Bowl, USF's triple-overtime win over Bowling Green and more.

Florida sports news roundup, Dec. 21

A look at sports news from around the Sunshine State.

Jolinda Wade hopes to help Haiti

Jolinda Wade is inspired to help out the residents of Haiti with a $650,000 fundraising effort to build a 100-home village.

Florida sports news roundup, Dec. 19

A quick round up of notable news items for all Florida sports teams.

USF to host 2015 NCAA golf championships

It's the first time South Florida will play host to the NCAA's best golfers.

Jameer Nelson pranks Magic rookies

Orlando point guard Jameer Nelson staged a Christmas-themed photo shoot for the team's four rookies last weekend as part of a multi-stage prank.

Florida sports news roundup

Rounding up sports news from the state of Florida after a busy NFL Sunday.

Florida sports news roundup, Dec. 15

The Buccaneers and Saints are playing for pride on Sunday, while in the NBA, the Magic continued their dominance over a red-hot Warriors team.

Florida sports news roundup

A roundup of sports news from the state of Florida.

Big 3 will be grand marshalls of parade

The Heat's Big 3 will stand tall over the annual Three Kings Day Parade in Miami.

Florida sports news rundown

Florida has action in just about every sport, and a rundown of noteworthy news and commentary has fans covered no matter their team.

Mayor talks bringing soccer to Jacksonville

Jacksonville was host to professional soccer in the early 1980s, and if mayor Alvin Brown is to be believed the city may host soccer again in the future. Rather than lobbying for an MLS franchise, Brown suggested starting small might be better.

Marlins deny Greenberg

The Miami Marlins have no interest in bringing Adam Greenberg to their spring training and have informed the former MLB player that he will not be invited to tryout for the team.

Dogs: A key ACC football demographic

A dog (and presumably his owner) decided to take in the ACC Championship Game from the stands in Charlotte, and it looks like he had a grand old time.

LeBron James jersey No. 1 in sales

Miami Heat forward LeBron James has the top-selling jersey in the NBA, according to the latest sales figures from the league.

Miami's sprinklers end up in BWW parody

It didn't take long for the sprinkler incident that took place in the third quarter of Miami's win over Seattle to make its way into a parody Buffalo Wild Wings commercial.

Freshman sets Gators' 3-point record

Redshirt freshman Carlie Needles hit nine three-pointers in the Gators' win Monday, a new Florida record.

FSU kicker sets NCAA scoring record

Florida State's Dustin Hopkins set the NCAA scoring record for kickers with a field goal Saturday.

USF men's soccer falls 1-0 to Tulsa in NCAA's

The USF men's soccer team lost 1-0 to Tulsa in the NCAA Tournament.

Lady Gators fall to ND in NCAA soccer tourney

Florida's women's soccer team was bounced in the third round of the NCAA Tournament by Notre Dame.

Derrick Henry breaks HS career rushing record

Derrick Henry became the new high school career rush yards record holder on Friday night, surpassing a record set by Ken Hall nearly 60 years ago.

Derrick Henry can break national rushing record

The Yulee High School running back needs 103 yard rushing on Friday night to become the nation's all-time leading rusher.

Fisher apologizes for using the word 'retarded'

Florida State Seminoles head coach Jimbo Fisher apologized for using the word "retarded" in response to a question about the BCS rankings.

USF men's soccer hosting NCAA tournament

Despite struggling near the end of the season and missing the Big East tournament, the South Florida Bulls reached the NCAA Men's Soccer Tournament for the sixth straight year. They will host the Florida Gulf Coast Azul on Thursday.

James named player of the week

LeBron James averaged 21 points over four games to earn Eastern Conference Player of the Week honors.

Jacksonville to host 2015 NCAA tournament games

The city of Jacksonville will host second and third round games in the 2015 men's NCAA tournament.

Mario Chalmers raps, no seriously

Mario Chalmers has this on his Heat teammates: He is now a rapper.

Work for Corps Classic 'crazy, but fun'

Gators, Hoyas set to play on carrier ship Friday night.

Sneak peek at Florida Gators' camouflage uniforms

The game on the deck of the U.S.S. Bataan in Jacksonville, Fla., will tip off Friday night at 9 p.m. ET.

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