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CHICAGO _ Nikola Vucevic and the Orlando Magic take on the banged-up Chicago Bulls, owners of an NBA-worst 7-25 record. The Bulls have dropped 12 of 14 and expect to be without forward Bobby Portis for two to four weeks after he sprained his right ankle against Brooklyn on Wednesday. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 8 p.m. ET.
NASSAU, Bahamas _ FIU (8-4) takes on high-powered Toledo (7-5) on Friday in the Bahamas Bowl. FIU’s only bowl win came in 2010 _ over Toledo. Game begins 12:30 p.m. UPCOMING: 500 words by 5 p.m.
_ BKW--T25-ALABAMA-MIAMI. Upcoming: 150 words. Game starts at 6:15 p.m.
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