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    Saturday, March 23rd (All times Eastern)

    Washington Wizards (25-43) at Golden State Warriors (39-31), 10:30 p.m.

    (Sports Network) - The Golden State Warriors have won four of their last six games and begin a five-game homestand Saturday night when the Washington Wizards head to Oracle Arena.

    The Warriors couldn't quite wrap up a perfect road trip on Wednesday when they fell for the 29th consecutive time in San Antonio, 104-93.

    Steph Curry led the Warriors with 24 points, while David Lee had a double- double with 10 points and 12 rebounds. Jarrett Jack (14), Harrison Barnes (13), Carl Landry (10) all scored in double figures.

    The Warriors couldn't stop future Hall of Famer, Tim Duncan, who had 25 points, 13 rebounds, six assists and four blocks.

    "(Duncan) shows that he still has it and you have to prepare for him every night. At this point there is no surprise with him. He is professional and one of the best, if not the best," Curry said of Duncan.

    The Warriors have almost no chance of improving from the sixth seed, where they currently reside. They trail the Memphis Grizzles by eight games, so that's unrealistic.

    But Golden State could fall to seventh, or even eighth. The Houston Rockets are just a half-game behind the Warriors and the Los Angeles Lakers, who sit in the eighth spot, are three back.

    The Wizards aren't going to the postseason, but they are still fighting. They've won two in a row and five of their last six and this current four-game road trip has gone well.

    After dropping the first of the trek to the Charlotte Bobcats, the Wizards topped the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday, then knocked off the Los Angeles Lakers, 103-100 on Friday.

    The Wizards were down 59-41 a minute into the third quarter, but fought back furiously, winning on the night both Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol returned to the lineup for the Lakers.

    "In the second half we saw we could get out and run with confidence, even being down 18," Wizards coach Randy Wittman said. "We moved the ball and made shots down the stretch."

    John Wall continued his spectacular play of late with 24 points and a career- high 16 assists. Trevor Ariza chipped in 25 off the bench and four other Wizards scored in double figures.

    Bradley Beal (sprained left ankle), A.J. Price (groin) and Emeka Okafor (flu) all missed the game on Friday. They are all listed as day-to-day.

    The Warriors have won four straight and five of the last seven meetings with the Wizards, and are 4-1 in their last five at home in this series.

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      St Pete pet shelter reminds about vaccination Video included

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      Natalia Lima from Friends of Strays brought Vixen by the studio to remind us of the importance of vaccinating your pets. More>>

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      Pinellas deputy who broke up beach fight tells how he did it Video included

      Updated:

      Pinellas County Sheriff's deputy Sgt. Bryan Bingham went viral a few weeks ago when a video surfaced of him breaking up a fight on St. Pete Beach. More>>

      New centre opens doors to business women in Tampa Bay Video included

      Updated:

      Florida ranks fourth in the country for the number of women-owned businesses, contributing $77.4 billion to the state's economy. More>>

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      8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | March 14-15 Video included

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      News Now: Charity Polo Classic Video included

      Updated:

      Every year, Morgan Auto Group hosts their annual Charity Polo Classic. It's an event unlike any other in this area.This year, it is taking place on March 21st and benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay and Children's Cancer Center. More>>

      Celebrating Music Education Spirit Week

      Updated:

      We are celebrating kids who rock with Music Education Spirit Week! Lorri Naylor, a Lowry Elementary School teacher and a part of the Hillsborough County Elementary Music Educators Council, fills us in on the festivities.
      More>>

      USF 'Young Innovator' creates anti-bully band Video included

      Updated:

      Every year, USF holds their Young Innovator Competition, encouraging kids between kindergarten and 8th grade to invent something new or improve upon something that already exists. Meet Alexis Martin, this year's winner. The Anti-Bully Band she invented is her plan to stop bullying. More>>

      Tournament to honor Spring Hill firefighter

      Updated:

      In 2010, James Santella, a firefighter from Spring Hill, started having trouble putting his gear on. Shortly after, he was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.
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      Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast 'Youth of the Year'

      Updated:

      Boys and Girls Clubs play a vital role in communities across the country. Here in the Bay Area, the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast serve as a safe place for local kids to learn and grow. Each year, they select somebody who promotes service to the club and shows strong moral character and academic success as their Youth of the Year. Recently, Kassindjaa Montague was given this honor. She sits down with Jenn to tell us her story. More>>

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