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Saturday, May 23, 2015

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Video: Stamkos speaks about Game 4 defeat

Tampa Bay Lightning captain Steven Stamkos discusses a 5-1 loss to the New York Rangers in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final at Amalie Arena on Friday.
Updated: 1 hour ago

Rays notes: Managing Kiermaier on the bases

Tampa Bay CF Kevin Kiermaier has just one stolen base this season in two attempts, an odd stat for someone who routinely runs singles into doubles.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Nothing that came from Game 4 is good news
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Nothing that came from Game 4 is good news

TAMPA — Now it’s a race to two.
Updated: 9 hours ago
Lundqvist, Nash, St. Louis silence critics with their play

Lundqvist, Nash, St. Louis silence critics with their play

TAMPA — The three New York Rangers who were the most visible in Game 4 were the ones most under the microscope.
Updated: 9 hours ago
Bite has been hotter than the weather

Bite has been hotter than the weather

GO FISHING is a look at the area fishing scene through the eyes of local charter boat captains and fishing guides. Today: Michael Anderson.
Published: 05/23/15
Rays’ affiliate pulls planned ‘A-Rod Juice Box’ promotion

Rays’ affiliate pulls planned ‘A-Rod Juice Box’ promotion

Class A Charlotte canceled the promotion - a dig at Alex Rodriguez - and apologized after objections from the Rays, Yankees and Florida State League. The team planned to give juice boxes to the first 500 fans.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Rays’ bullpen again clutch in 5-2 win over A’s

Rays’ bullpen again clutch in 5-2 win over A’s

Brandon Gomes and Xavier Cedeno shut down the A's during critical moments, and Evan Longoria, Steven Souza Jr. and Tim Beckham go deep to help the Rays' extending their AL East lead to 1 games.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Lundqvist, Rangers stun Bolts, even series heading back to NYC

Lundqvist, Rangers stun Bolts, even series heading back to NYC

TAMPA — If there happened to be any sort of a horseshoe hanging around the Lightning locker room during the playoffs, that luck ran out.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Rays’ attendance again in familiar spot: dead last

Rays’ attendance again in familiar spot: dead last

ST. PETERSBURG — Perhaps it was the departure of manager Joe Maddon and star player Ben Zobrist, or maybe the Tampa Bay Lightning’s deep playoff run.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Despite homer, Beckham sent down in place of reliever

Despite homer, Beckham sent down in place of reliever

ST. PETERSBURG – Less than an hour after his eighth inning home run Friday reached the Captain Morgan deck in left-center field for the final run of the Tampa Bay Rays 5-2 victory, infielder Tim Beckham was optioned to Triple A Durham to clear...
Updated: 10 hours ago