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AP source: Thunder reach agreement to hire Florida’s Donovan

In this April 5, 2014, file photo, Florida head coach Billy Donovan looks on during the second half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut in Arlington, Texas. A person familiar with the situation says Florida coach Billy Donovan has agreed to become the Oklahoma City Thunder's next coach. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Thursday, April 30, 2015, because neither side has announced the agreement (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Thunder hired Florida’s Billy Donovan as their coach Thursday, hoping he will help the franchise win an NBA championship in Oklahoma City.

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AP Source: Thunder, Donovan in talks about coaching vacancy

FILE- In this March 13, 2015, file photo, Florida head coach Billy Donovan speaks during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarter final round of the Southeastern Conference tournament against Kentucky in Nashville, Tenn. A person familiar with the search spoke to The Associated Press on the condition of anonymity Wednesday, April 29, 2015, and said Donovan is in talks with the Oklahoma City Thunder about their coaching vacancy. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida coach Billy Donovan is entertaining a move to the NBA again.

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Maurice Jones-Drew retires, heads to broadcast booth

Maurice Jones-Drew smiles during a press conference at EverBank Field in Jacksonville, Fla., Tuesday, April 28, 2015. Jones-Drew signed a one-day contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars on Tuesday, ceremoniously retiring with the team that drafted him in 2006 and ending a nine-year career that included 13,348 all-purpose yards and 81 touchdowns. (Bob Self/The Florida Times-Union via AP)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Maurice Jones-Drew scribbled his name on the paper, sighed and whispered “it’s over with.”

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Florida guard Eli Carter announces he’s transferring again

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida guard Eli Carter is on the move again.

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