basketball http://wlrn.org en South Florida's New Pro Basketball Team Plays In What League? http://wlrn.org/post/south-floridas-new-pro-basketball-team-plays-what-league <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">While the Miami Heat dribbles an orange basketball up and down the court, the South Florida Gold will dribble a red, white and blue ball.</span></p> Tue, 20 May 2014 22:42:10 +0000 Selima Hussain 32645 at http://wlrn.org South Florida's New Pro Basketball Team Plays In What League? Kevin Durant's Emotional NBA MVP Acceptance Speech http://wlrn.org/post/kevin-durants-emotional-nba-mvp-acceptance-speech <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kxVAOoQeNJ8">[Youtube]</a><p>In accepting his first MVP award, Oklahoma City&#8217;s Kevin Durant made a point of sharing the honor with those who made it possible.<p>In a soul-baring speech that lasted more than 25 minutes, Durant fought back tears several times while thanking each of his teammates, the coaches, support staff and team executives, and finally his family.<p>The emotional outpouring culminated with a tribute to his mother, Wanda Pratt, and the sacrifices she made, the inspiration she provided while raising Durant and his brother in the sub Fri, 09 May 2014 12:43:30 +0000 The Associated Press 32058 at http://wlrn.org Kevin Durant's Emotional NBA MVP Acceptance Speech How The University Of Miami’s Basketball Coach Is Bringing Back The Ñ http://wlrn.org/post/how-university-miami-s-basketball-coach-bringing-back <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The squiggly line seemed to show up out of nowhere.</span></p><p class="p2"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It happened at the Greensboro Coliseum on Sunday, March </span>17th<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 17:08:00 +0000 Kenny Malone 11579 at http://wlrn.org How The University Of Miami’s Basketball Coach Is Bringing Back The Ñ FIU Basketball Coach Richard Pitino Employs 'One-Day Plan' http://wlrn.org/post/fiu-basketball-coach-richard-pitino-employs-one-day-plan <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.fiusports.com/Sports/MensSports/MBasketball.aspx" target="_blank">Florida International University basketball</a> coach <a href="http://www.fiusports.com/InsideAthletics/About/AdminStaffDirectory/RichardPitino.aspx" target="_blank">Richard </a></span><a href="http://www.fiusports.com/InsideAthletics/About/AdminStaffDirectory/RichardPitino.aspx" target="_blank">Pitino</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> calls it the “one-day plan.” It is not a complicated thing.</span></p> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 19:01:32 +0000 Ryan Jones 10076 at http://wlrn.org FIU Basketball Coach Richard Pitino Employs 'One-Day Plan'