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Thursday, Apr 24, 2014

Martin Fennelly Columns

DeJesus fits perfectly with the Rays Way

DeJesus fits perfectly with the Rays Way

PORT CHARLOTTE — His first major-league hit came 11 years ago, a stand-up triple, but he has never acted as if he was born on third base. Most of the teams he played for never got to first. When he was with Kansas City, the Royals lost 100 game...
Published: 03/28/14
Fennelly: Coach Mas quickly becomes Coach Mess

Fennelly: Coach Mas quickly becomes Coach Mess

TAMPA — That was some hire, all 48 seconds of it.
Published: 03/27/14
Fennelly: Williams not  worth  headaches,  headlines for Bucs

Fennelly: Williams not worth headaches, headlines for Bucs

TAMPA — We don't have all the facts.
Updated: 1 months ago
Fennelly: Gators’ problem now their solution

Fennelly: Gators’ problem now their solution

ORLANDO — He played a lousy game in Florida’s NCAA tournament opener. So did his team.
Updated: 1 months ago
Fennelly: Tampa’s Frazier will be factor for Gators

Fennelly: Tampa’s Frazier will be factor for Gators

There was the night early this month at South Carolina, a wildfire, when he set both a Florida and an SEC record with an astonishing 11 3-pointers in a blowout Florida win.
Updated: 1 months ago
Fennelly: Albany a wake-up call for Gators

Fennelly: Albany a wake-up call for Gators

Make something out of it, or nothing. But let it be known, Martin Fennelly writes, that the tourney's No. 1 seed sleepwalked through a 67-55 win against No. 16 seed Albany.
Updated: 1 months ago
Fennelly: Gators’ Young shines off the court

Fennelly: Gators’ Young shines off the court

ORLANDO – In Gainesville, he’s the Sun King. People look up to him and the fact that he stands 6 feet, 9 inches isn’t the only reason why. It would probably be like that, just like that, if Florida senior center Patric Young wasn...
Updated: 1 months ago
Fennelly: Even Torts reminisces about Bolts' title

Fennelly: Even Torts reminisces about Bolts' title

Defying oddsmakers, John Tortorella left the Vancouver bench to join returning players and staff from the Lightning's Stanley Cup team for a red carpet pregame ceremony. It was a very nice moment, Martin Fennelly writes, and it meant something.
Updated: 1 months ago
Fennelly: 10 years after Bolts’ title, Andreychuk etched in eternity

Fennelly: 10 years after Bolts’ title, Andreychuk etched in eternity

Columnist Martin Fennelly says the weekend celebration to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Lightning's Stanley Cup championship, which will culminate with a statue dedicated to Dave Andreychuk, will be a reminder that the moment will live forever.
Updated: 1 months ago
Fennelly: McCown at best a short-term answer

Fennelly: McCown at best a short-term answer

Career backup Josh McCown, signed to be the Bucs' starting quarterback, brings professionalism but doesn't speak to the future of the organization, Martin Fennelly writes.
Updated: 1 months ago