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Friday, Dec 19, 2014

Martin Fennelly Columns

COLUMN

Rays made a decision, but is it right one?

The Wil Myers trade brings the Rays the most dreaded word to fans: prospects. Columnist Martin Fennelly asks: Is this any way to build a ballpark or team?
Published: 12/18/14
COLUMN

Comings and goings ... a mixed bag

TAMPA — Comings and goings ...
Published: 12/17/14
Armwood's wait ends with more frustration
COLUMN

Armwood's wait ends with more frustration

Saturday afternoon, Armwood players and coaches walked away 14-1 again, runners-up again, in another Class 6A title game. This time, Martin Fennelly says, Armwood could have won.
Published: 12/13/14
Updated: 12/14/14
Nabokov is happily embracing his new role
COLUMN

Nabokov is happily embracing his new role

Evgeni Nabokov, in the twilight of a successful 14-year career — been there, saved that — has come to Tampa to back up Ben Bishop and maybe lead the NHL in keeping it loose, writes columnist Martin Fennelly.
Published: 12/13/14
Mariota fever: Catch it!
COLUMN

Mariota fever: Catch it!

TAMPA — Marcus Mariota!
Published: 12/09/14
Updated: 12/10/14
Noles are in until they’re out
COLUMN

Noles are in until they’re out

TAMPA — Who’s next?
Published: 12/07/14
Updated: 12/08/14
McElwain needs to be a breed apart at UF
COLUMN

McElwain needs to be a breed apart at UF

GAINESVILLE — We’ll have news on Claire-a-bell in a moment.
Published: 12/07/14
Hometown hero Cash will lead hometown team
COLUMN

Hometown hero Cash will lead hometown team

Did the Rays hit a home run or swing and miss by hiring Tampa native Kevin Cash, who has never managed a game? We'll see, but for sure it's a homecoming, writes columnist Martin Fennelly.
Published: 12/06/14
Florida betting on new coach bringing ingredients for success
COLUMN

Florida betting on new coach bringing ingredients for success

Florida has its man.
Published: 12/05/14
Lightning thriving under Yzerman’s watch
COLUMN

Lightning thriving under Yzerman’s watch

TAMPA — The Lightning, with more points than any other NHL team before play Wednesday, begin a homestand tonight at the A-rena.
Published: 12/04/14