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  1. Florida's Chris Walker leaves school early for NBA draftRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    Florida's Chris Walker leaves school early for NBA draft Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1GrJQE7 GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Florida forward/center Chris Walker has declared for the NBA draft, becoming the second player to leave coach Billy Donovan's program in the last month.

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  2. Holmes Alum Chris Walker Leaving University of FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WJHG-TV Panama City

    Holmes alum Chris Walker is a Gator no longer. The 6-foot-10 sophomore forward declaring for the NBA draft Friday, despite the fact he is unlikely to get selected in the two rounds of the June draft.

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  3. Chris Walker Declares For 2015 NBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Gamedayr.com

    The rumors flying around earlier this week were proven true on Friday afternoon when it was announced Chris Walker would declare for the 2015 NBA Draft. Walker leaves the Florida Gators after two trouble-filled seasons.

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  4. Chris Walker to enter the 2015 NBA Draft, Florida announcesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | WDBO-AM Orlando

    "I want to thank the coaching staff, my teammates and everyone at Florida for my experience here," Walker said. "I'm excited to continue pursuing my dream of playing professionally."

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  5. Gators sophomore forward Chris Walker declares for NBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Florida Gators forward Chris Walker defends a shot by Jacksonville Dolphins guard Shea Jones during the first half at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 in Gainesville, Fla. Florida defeated Jacksonville 79-34.

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  6. Former 5-star recruit Chris Walker leaves Florida unceremoniously, declares for NBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    The former five-star recruit chose his home state Gators over offers from Kentucky, Kansas and Louisville in the summer of 2012 and expectations were through the roof for the athletic 6-foot-10, 220-pounder. Today, after two seasons rife with controversy from academic struggles to suspension, he's leaving with not nearly as much fanfare.

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  7. Report: Messina under consideration in OKCRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    Spurs assistant Ettore Messina, one of the most accomplished coaches in European history, is reportedly under consideration to fill the head job in Oklahoma City. ESPN's Marc Stein reported on Wednesday that Messina is "on the Thunder's list" despite favoring University of Florida coach Billy Donovan.

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  8. Florida forward Chris Walker officially entering NBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MSNBC

    Earlier this week it was reported that the chances of Chris Walker returning to Florida for his junior season were slim , with transferring and declaring for the NBA Draft both being possibilities. Friday afternoon the school announced that that Walker will take his shot at professional basketball , and he joins Michael Frazier II as players who are leaving the program early for the pro ranks.

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  9. Florida soph F Chris Walker to declare for draftRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    Sophomore center Chris Walker is leaving Florida and will put his name in the NBA Draft pool. Walker, the 6-foot-10, 220-pounder who averaged 3.7 points and 2.7 rebounds during his two UF seasons, toyed with his decision in the six weeks since the Gators' 2014-15 campaign ended in the Southeastern Conference Tournament.

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  10. Oklahoma City Thunder notebook: Kevin Ollie reportedly withdraws...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    Even before Scott Brooks was officially fired, former Thunder player and current UConn coach Kevin Ollie was being labeled as the favorite to land the job. A CBS Sports college basketball insider initially reported the news.

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  11. Report: UConn coach Kevin Ollie telling people he will not leave for Thunder jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MSNBC

    It's a little hard to take what a college hoops coach says about not leaving at face value. It's an industry seemingly built on telling recruits you'll be there for them for four years, that they are joining your family, only to bolt if you can find an upgrade.

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  12. 10 Prospects Teams Should Reach For In 2015 NBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Rant Sports

    Some of these prospects could go in the first round of the 2015 NBA Draft. Others not so much.

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  13. Florida Gators mum on report Chris Walker leaving basketball programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Florida would not confirm or deny a report that sophomore forward/center Chris Walker is leaving the program. Florida coach Billy Donovan is planning a face-to-face meeting with Walker to discuss his future when he is done recruiting, according to sources within the school.

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  14. OKC Thunder: Billy Donovan the betting favorite to get Thunder coaching jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsOK.com

    Florida coach Billy Donovan calls out to his team in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Mississippi State in Starkville, Miss., Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. The online sports betting service has the University of Florida coach listed as an 11-to-10 favorite to replace Scott Brooks as Thunder coach.

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  15. Chris Walker not expected to return to Florida, according to reportRead the original story

    Thursday | Alligator Army

    Sources also told Scout that Walker is up in the air on whether he will transfer or opt to go the professional route. Walker was widely considered a potential lottery pick in the 2014 NBA Draft prior to his freshman season of college basketball, and a top-10 player in the class of 2013.

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  16. ESPNTopNewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABC News

    UConn men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie has told those close to him on campus that he is staying at the school despite the current vacancy with the Oklahoma City Thunder , sources told ESPN's Andy Katz on Thursday. The Thunder on Wednesday fired coach Scott Brooks .

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  17. Sources: UConn's Ollie staying despite OKC jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ESPN

    Connecticut men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie has told those close to him on campus that he is staying at the school, despite the current vacancy with the Oklahoma Thunder, sources told ESPN. Rick Majerus' legacy has fueled the Majerus Family Foundation to give a $1 million gift to Marquette in honor of the late Hall of Fame coach.

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  18. Thursday Bolts - 4.23.15Read the original story

    Thursday | Daily Thunder

    Ben Golliver of SI.com : "The problem for Presti, though, is that this move also conveys upon him all of the risk should the coaching change backfire. Yes, he's avoided the possibility of scrambling to fire his coach, a la Cleveland in 2010.

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  19. Report: Chris Walker May Not Return To Florida For Junior SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Gamedayr.com

    Florida Gators power forward Chris Walker reportedly will not return to the program for his junior season in 2015-16. Evan Daniels with Scout.com first reported the news, with sources close to him saying that Walker has decided to leave the Gators.

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  20. Oklahoma City Thunder Dismiss Head Coach Scott BrooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | I4U Future Technology News

    The Oklahoma City Thunder fired head coach Scott Brooks on April 22 after a 45-37 season, the team's first non-playoff campaign in six years. The Oklahoma City Thunder fired head coach Scott Brooks on April 22 after a 45-37 season, the team's first non-playoff campaign in six years.

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