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Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014

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Bucs, NFL to release schedule tonight

The Bucs' 2014 regular-season schedule will be released tonight as the NFL announces its schedules at 8 on NFL Network and ESPN2.
Updated: 42 mins ago
Bucs notes: CB Banks adjusting to changes

Bucs notes: CB Banks adjusting to changes

Second-year cornerback Johnthan Banks has seen mentor Darrelle Revis move on to New England, and his own responsibilities will change in Tampa Bay’s new defensive scheme under head coach Lovie Smith and coordinator Leslie Frazier.
Updated: 51 mins ago
Bucs LG Nicks eyes return for training camp

Bucs LG Nicks eyes return for training camp

Bucs guard Carl Nicks is still not ready to return to full-time duty but is confident he'll be back on the field for the start of training camp in late July.
Updated: 52 mins ago

Bucs 2014 preseason dates announced

The Bucs have finalized their first preseason schedule under new head coach Lovie Smith.
Updated: 54 mins ago
Replay officials botch pitch count against Rays

Replay officials botch pitch count against Rays

The expanded use of replay came into play in the fifth inning of the Rays' win over the Twins, and it was not the finest moment for the men in blue.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Fennelly: This time, Bolts couldn’t overcome

Fennelly: This time, Bolts couldn’t overcome

MONTREAL — Nothing looks good when it’s on the business end of a broom.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Bolts notes: Paquette’s untimely penalty decisive

Bolts notes: Paquette’s untimely penalty decisive

MONTREAL — Rookie C Cedric Paquette sat at his locker stall inside the visiting dressing room at Bell Centre, talking in hushed tones after Tampa Bay’s 4-3 loss to Montreal on Tuesday as the Lightning were swept in the first round....
Updated: 1 hour ago
Rays notes: Moore to rehab in St. Pete

Rays notes: Moore to rehab in St. Pete

ST. PETERSBURG — Rays LHP Matt Moore had successful Tommy John surgery Tuesday afternoon to repair the partially torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left elbow.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Lightning eliminated from playoffs

Lightning eliminated from playoffs

The Lightning's season comes to an end as Max Pacioretty’s power play goal with 42.6 seconds gave Montreal a 4-3 win and a series sweep.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Plant edges Newsome to stay in hunt

Plant edges Newsome to stay in hunt

TAMPA — An inch here or there — including a couple of shots that bounced off the post — and Tuesday night’s boys state lacrosse play-in game could have gone either way between Plant and Newsome....
Updated: 8 hours ago