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19 hrs ago | Sporting News

Lessons from Peach Jam: 2015 recruiting class is weak, Billy Donovan is great

Look over the list of the top 10 prospects in the class. If you think signing No.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

News 4 Jax

Pelicans, Wizards to play in Jacksonville

The New Orleans Pelicans and the Washington Wizards will take the court inside Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena for a preseason game on Oct. 8. "We're honored to welcome the NBA back to Jacksonville," Brown said.

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Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, John Wall, NBA Players, University of Kentucky NCAA, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Anthony Davis, Kentucky Wildcats NCAA Basketball, University of Florida NCAA

The Florida Times-Union

Patric Young returns to Jacksonville in an NBA uniform

The Providence High School and University of Florida graduate will return to Jacksonville to play for the New Orleans Pelicans against the Washington Wizards in an NBA preseason game on Oct. 8 at 7 p.m. Young signed with the Pelicans as a free agent on Saturday.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Advocate

Addition of Patric Young is Pelicansa latest offseason boost

When undrafted power forward Patric Young agreed to a two-year contract with the Pelicans on Saturday, a source told The Advocate, it was another move by General Manager Dell Demps that likely will enhance the team's play during the 2014-15 season.

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Alligator Army

Report: Florida wing DeVon Walker has torn ACL, will miss 2014-15 season

Florida's DeVon Walker suffered a torn ACL and will miss the 2014-15 season, according to a report by CBS Sports's Jeff Borzello: Walker played in 35 games for Florida in 2013-14, making seven starts.

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Alligator Army

Report: Patric Young signs two-year contract with New Orleans Pelicans

On a day with one terrible bit of Florida basketball news, it's nice to also have a good thing to report: Only Gators' Adam Silverstein reports that Patric Young has officially signed a two-year contract with the New Orleans Pelicans.

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Gamedayr.com

Chris Walker Flexes On Instagram With Grinding Workout

With Patric Young having graduated and pursuing an NBA career, the Florida Gators are going to need to replace his muscle down low.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

MLive.com

Michigan State basketball players' off-season work ethic has Tom Izzo feeling optimistic

Tom Izzo was feeling pretty good on Thursday morning, and it wasn't just because he had finished his morning run, and it certainly didn't have anything to do with being ranked No.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Major schools courting Thomas BryantMajor schools courting Thomas...

Major schools courting Thomas Bryant Big-name colleges want former Bishop Kearney standout Thomas Bryant Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1miX49j Bishop Kearney's Thomas Bryant dunks over Greece Athena's Jay Sarkis during the Class AA boys game Wednesday at the Blue Cross Arena at Rochester Community War ... (more)

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NOLA.com

New Orleans Pelicans' Patric Young emerging in the Samsung NBA Summer League

Florida center Patric Young listens to a question during a news conference Friday, March 28, 2014 in Memphis, Tenn.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

BleacherReport

1 Under-the-Radar Player to Watch in Each Major NCAA Basketball Conference

We all feel like we know who college basketball's stars will be in the 2014-15 season.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

NOLA.com

New Orleans Pelicans beat Lakers 90-73 to improve to 2-0 in summer league play

New Orleans Pelicans center Jeff Withey is fouled by Phoenix Suns forward Markieff Morris in the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Wednesday April 9, 2014.

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Tampa Bay Online

Ex-Clearwater star vying to make NBA

The 6-foot-9, slim high-riser was ranked among the top prospects in Florida as an underclassman and, after leading Clearwater to the Class 5A state championship game as a junior, became known as one of the nation's top high school seniors as a four-star recruit.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

South Orange Juice

2014 Reebok Breakout Classic: Day Three Afternoon/All-Star Game Notebook

Coverage from the third and final day of the 2014 Reebok Breakout Classic at Philadelphia University.

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Lake Show Life

Vegas Pro League Game 1: Lakers Lose, Clarkson Shines

Mar 14, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Florida Gators center Patric Young blocks a shot as Missouri Tigers guard Jordan Clarkson drives under the basket in the quarterfinals of the SEC college basketball tournament at Georgia Dome.

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Big East Coast Bias

Where Are They Now: Billy Donovan

Billy Donovan is well known as the coach of the Florida Gators but the Big East Conference is where his career began.

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The Advocate

Jeff Withey, Patric Young look to impress Pelicans in NBA summer league

As Pelicans center Jeff Withey approached the media after summer league minicamp practice Thursday - the team's last before heading to Las Vegas - he bumped his head on a caged-in fire alarm high on the wall.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

BleacherReport

Best Bargain-Bin NBA 2014 Free-Agency Options for New Orleans Pelicans

With no draft picks added in the last two years, the New Orleans Pelicans must look to free agency as their primary means of rounding out the roster.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Advocate

Pelicansa summer league roster full of players looking for a chance to make it in the NBA

"I've got to have that chip on my shoulder. I was an undrafted guy that deserved to be , so I have to be the most aggressive, angry guy out there, especially starting with summer league."

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BleacherReport

Predicting the Winners of College Basketball's Top Position Battles for 2014-15

Position battles are one of the most popular talking points in any sport's offseason.

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