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Canadiens hope to build on win against Lightning

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Carey Price concedes that failing to protect a pair of third-period leads is not a formula for success in the NHL playoffs. More>>

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AP Source: Giants sign QB Josh Freeman as backup

Former Bucs' quarterback Josh Freeman Former Bucs' quarterback Josh Freeman
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A person familiar with the deal says quarterback Josh Freeman has agreed to terms with the New York Giants. More>>

Tampa Bay fans cheer on the Bolts for playoffs

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Early Wednesday morning, the Lightning staff started drumming up support for the Bolts, as they prepared to take on the Montreal Canadiens Wednesday night. More>>

Father-son rivalry over Lightning-Canadiens playoffs

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Rooting for the Tampa Bay Lightning doesn't run in the family for News Channel 8's Josh Thomas. His son, Thomas, works for a sports network in Montreal, and will be rooting for the Canadiens during Wednesday night's game. More>>

NHL playoff preview: Tampa Bay vs. Montreal

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A capsule look at the first round of the NHL playoffs. More>>

Sternberg calls Tampa 'very, very attractive'

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Six years after saying they wanted to explore alternative sites to downtown St. Petersburg for a new ballpark, the Tampa Bay Rays still are in search of a location. More>>

Lightning's Lindback to start Game 1 vs. Canadiens

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Tampa Bay coach Jon Cooper grudgingly gave up the news.Injured goaltender Ben Bishop will not play in Game 1 of the team's Eastern Conference playoff series against Montreal.
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Rays-Orioles game postponed by rain

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Tuesday's night game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Baltimore Orioles has been postponed by rain. More>>

Rays lose Cobb to DL with oblique strain

Cobb has not allowed an earned run in his last 15 1/3 innings. Cobb has not allowed an earned run in his last 15 1/3 innings.
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The Tampa Bay Rays put right-hander Alex Cobb on the 15-day disabled list Sunday with a strained oblique in his left side, the second starter they've lost to injury in a week.Cobb pitched seven innings in a 1-0 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday. He's gone 15-1-3 innings without allowing a run. More>>

Lightning player charged with DUI, cocaine possession

Malone, 34, posted a bond of $2,500 and was released from jail just before 10 a.m. Malone, 34, posted a bond of $2,500 and was released from jail just before 10 a.m.
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A member of the Tampa Bay Lightning was arrested early Saturday on driving under the influence and drug charges.Ryan Malone was booked into the Hillsborough County Jail and released after posting a bond of $2,500. More>>

3-goal third helps Lightning beat Flyers 4-2

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The Tampa Bay Lightning have put themselves in position for home-ice in their opening playoff round against Montreal.Richard Panik, Eric Brewer and Steven Stamkos had third-period goals to help the Lightning beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-2 on Thursday night. More>>

Gordon homers, drives in 4 as Royals beat Rays 7-3

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The Royals' Alex Gordon knew he put a good swing on the pitch, and he knew that his high fly ball had a chance to clear the outfield wall the way the wind was gusting out.
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers announce preseason schedule

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The National Football League unveiled its 2014 preseason slate on Wednesday. More>>

Palat, Lindback key Lightning's 3-0 win over Leafs

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Ondrej Palat had two goals, Anders Lindback came off the bench to make 25 saves, and the Tampa Bay Lightning ended Toronto's playoff hopes by beating the Maple Leafs 3-0 on Tuesday night.
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Tampa Bay Bucs trade WR Mike Williams

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Tampa Bay Buccaneers traded their troubled wide receiver Mike Williams to the Buffalo Bills, NBC Sports reported Friday citing multiple sports sources. More>>

Ramo stops 31 shots to lead Flames past Lightning

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After five years Karri Ramo expected his return to Tampa to feel different, but the Calgary Flames' goalie said it felt like a normal game. More>>

Buehrle, Bautista help Jays beat Rays 3-0

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Mark Buehrle allowed four hits over 8 2-3 innings, Jose Bautista homered twice, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-0 on Wednesday night.
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Johnson breaks tie, Lightning top Canadiens 3-1

The Lightning beat the Canadiens 3-1 to clinch a spot in the playoffs The Lightning beat the Canadiens 3-1 to clinch a spot in the playoffs
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Tyler Johnson scored the go-ahead goal on a short-handed breakaway late in the third period and the Tampa Bay Lightning clinched a playoff berth with a 3-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens.
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Hutchison, Lind key Jays' 4-2 win over Rays

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Drew Hutchison won his first start in almost two years, Adam Lind homered, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-2 on Tuesday night. More>>

Antigua confident he can turn USF into winners

USF announces Orlando Antigua as new basketball coach Tuesday. USF announces Orlando Antigua as new basketball coach Tuesday.
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Orlando Antigua believes he can transform South Florida's struggling basketball program into a consistent winner.
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  • Canadiens hope to build on win against Lightning

    Canadiens hope to build on win against Lightning

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:49 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:49:07 GMT
    Carey Price concedes that failing to protect a pair of third-period leads is not a formula for success in the NHL playoffs.
    Carey Price concedes that failing to protect a pair of third-period leads is not a formula for success in the NHL playoffs.
  • Tampa Bay fans cheer on the Bolts for playoffs

    Tampa Bay fans cheer on the Bolts for playoffs

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 7:22 PM EDT2014-04-16 23:22:58 GMT
    Early Wednesday morning, the Lightning staff started drumming up support for the Bolts, as they prepared to take on the Montreal Canadiens Wednesday night.
    Early Wednesday morning, the Lightning staff started drumming up support for the Bolts, as they prepared to take on the Montreal Canadiens Wednesday night.
  • Father-son rivalry over Lightning-Canadiens playoffs

    Father-son rivalry over Lightning-Canadiens playoffs

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-04-16 21:46:57 GMT
    Rooting for the Tampa Bay Lightning doesn't run in the family for News Channel 8's Josh Thomas. His son, Thomas, works for a sports network in Montreal, and will be rooting for the Canadiens during Wednesday night's game.
    Rooting for the Tampa Bay Lightning doesn't run in the family for News Channel 8's Josh Thomas. His son, Thomas, works for a sports network in Montreal, and will be rooting for the Canadiens during Wednesday night's game.
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  • Sternberg calls Tampa 'very, very attractive'

    Sternberg calls Tampa 'very, very attractive'

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:27 AM EDT2014-04-16 14:27:09 GMT
    Six years after saying they wanted to explore alternative sites to downtown St. Petersburg for a new ballpark, the Tampa Bay Rays still are in search of a location.
    Six years after saying they wanted to explore alternative sites to downtown St. Petersburg for a new ballpark, the Tampa Bay Rays still are in search of a location.
  • Rays-Orioles game postponed by rain

    Rays-Orioles game postponed by rain

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:12:51 GMT
    Tuesday's night game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Baltimore Orioles has been postponed by rain.
    Tuesday's night game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Baltimore Orioles has been postponed by rain.
  • Rays lose Cobb to DL with oblique strain

    Rays lose Cobb to DL with oblique strain

    Sunday, April 13 2014 12:26 PM EDT2014-04-13 16:26:09 GMT
    Cobb has not allowed an earned run in his last 15 1/3 innings. Cobb has not allowed an earned run in his last 15 1/3 innings.
    The Tampa Bay Rays put right-hander Alex Cobb on the 15-day disabled list Sunday with a strained oblique in his left side, the second starter they've lost to injury in a week.Cobb pitched seven innings in a 1-0 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday. He's gone 15-1-3 innings without allowing a run.
    The Tampa Bay Rays put right-hander Alex Cobb on the 15-day disabled list Sunday with a strained oblique in his left side, the second starter they've lost to injury in a week.Cobb pitched seven innings in a 1-0 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday. He's gone 15-1-3 innings without allowing a run.
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  • Antigua confident he can turn USF into winners

    Antigua confident he can turn USF into winners

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 9:55 PM EDT2014-04-02 01:55:43 GMT
    USF announces Orlando Antigua as new basketball coach Tuesday.USF announces Orlando Antigua as new basketball coach Tuesday.
    Orlando Antigua believes he can transform South Florida's struggling basketball program into a consistent winner.
    Orlando Antigua believes he can transform South Florida's struggling basketball program into a consistent winner.
  • Report: Masiello's deal with USF is off

    Report: Masiello's deal with USF is off

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 8:31 AM EDT2014-03-26 12:31:26 GMT
    Steve Masiello. Image APSteve Masiello. Image AP
    The deal between the University of South Florida and its perspective basketball coach Steve Masiello may be off, NBC Sports reported Wednesday.
    The deal between the University of South Florida and its perspective basketball coach Steve Masiello may be off, NBC Sports reported Wednesday.
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  • Wawrinka beats Federer to win Monte Carlo Masters

    Wawrinka beats Federer to win Monte Carlo Masters

    Sunday, April 20 2014 12:02 PM EDT2014-04-20 16:02:42 GMT
    Stanislas Wawrinka won the Monte Carlo Masters for the first time after rallying to beat Roger Federer 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-2 in an all-Swiss final on Sunday.
    Stanislas Wawrinka won the Monte Carlo Masters for the first time after rallying to beat Roger Federer 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-2 in a rare all-Swiss final on Sunday.
  • Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

    Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

    Sunday, April 20 2014 11:52 AM EDT2014-04-20 15:52:54 GMT
    Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, has died at 76.
    Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, died Sunday. He was 76.
  • Ferrari's Alonso: 'We're still in the fight'

    Ferrari's Alonso: 'We're still in the fight'

    Sunday, April 20 2014 9:53 AM EDT2014-04-20 13:53:11 GMT
    Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso said his struggling team is "still in the fight" after he finally got on the podium for the first time this season, finishing third at the Chinese Grand Prix.
    Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso said his struggling team is "still in the fight" after he finally got on the podium for the first time this season, finishing third at the Chinese Grand Prix.
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