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Friday, Aug 29, 2014

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Lightning prospects picked for tourney

Four first-round picks highlight the Lightning prospect roster for next month’s four-team tournament in Nashville.
Updated: 4 mins ago
Hillsborough County boasts some of nation’s top football recruits

Hillsborough County boasts some of nation’s top football recruits

TAMPA — It seems you can’t throw a rock in Hillsborough County without it landing on a four- or five-star college prospect.
Updated: 23 mins ago

Tribune Staff Hillsborough Prep Picks

Each week, staff writers Scott Purks and Nick WIlliams, high school sports editor Doug Jacobs and correspondent Jarrett Guthrie will select the winners of games involving Hillsborough County teams.
Updated: 26 mins ago
Running backs dominate Pasco County offenses

Running backs dominate Pasco County offenses

LAND O’ LAKES — Pasco County wants to run away with it all.
Updated: 40 mins ago
Lakewood QB has knack for making most of opportunities

Lakewood QB has knack for making most of opportunities

ST. PETERSBURG — Ryan Davis made the most of his second chance last season.
Updated: 42 mins ago

Bucs QB coach remains uncertain for season opener

TAMPA — As expected, quarterbacks coach Marcus Arroyo handled the bulk of the play-calling duties for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers offense during their 24-10 loss to Washington at Raymond James Stadium on Thursday night....
Updated: 6 hours ago
St. Pete plans to drop $500K into Trop

St. Pete plans to drop $500K into Trop

ST. PETERSBURG — City leaders are planning to spend another $500,000 on upgrades and repairs to Tropicana Field requested by the Tampa Bay Rays.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Rays end road trip on losing note

Rays end road trip on losing note

BALTIMORE — It was a tough double play to turn, but the Rays have turned them before – James Loney to Yunel Escobar to the pitcher covering first base.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Players make case to start in Bucs loss to Redskins

Players make case to start in Bucs loss to Redskins

TAMPA — Danny Lansanah was ready to give up the game of football a few years back.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Mankins says trade surprised him, but he’ll be ready to play

Mankins says trade surprised him, but he’ll be ready to play

TAMPA — The oppressive Tampa heat hit Logan Mankins as soon as he walked off the plane Thursday.
Updated: 7 hours ago