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Rays designate Balfour for assignment

Rays designate Balfour for assignment

The big news from an otherwise forgettable loss to the Yankees came afterward, when the Rays designated reliever Grant Balfour for assignment.
Updated: 11 hours ago
Bishop finds comfort zone in Game 2

Bishop finds comfort zone in Game 2

TAMPA — With his first career playoff win behind him, Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop had an admission to make Saturday.
Updated: 12 hours ago
Rays Beat: Remaining pitchers not feeling pressure

Rays Beat: Remaining pitchers not feeling pressure

There is a perception, and Rays manager Kevin Cash has used the phrase a few times in recent weeks, that the duo of Chris Archer and Jake Odorizzi need to “step it up,” during the first month or so of the season until the cavalry comes off the disabled list.
Updated: 12 hours ago
Bolts earn their luck, and the much-needed victory
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Bolts earn their luck, and the much-needed victory

The Lightning have joined the living in this playoff series with Detroit. And the winning.
Updated: 14 hours ago
Near-shore bites just getting better

Near-shore bites just getting better

GO FISHING
Updated: 17 hours ago
Bolts Notes: Diminutive Johnson elevates his game

Bolts Notes: Diminutive Johnson elevates his game

TAMPA — Before the series began, Detroit coach Mike Babcock was asked to assess the Lightning. The first player he mentioned was Tyler Johnson....
Updated: 12 hours ago
Pasco County lifters bring home 3 medals

Pasco County lifters bring home 3 medals

KISSIMMEE — Pasco County lifters enjoyed a fine representation during Saturday’s 41st annual FHSAA State Boys Weightlifting Finals at the Kissimmee Civic Center.
Updated: 13 hours ago
Game gets away from Rays as Yanks win 9-0

Game gets away from Rays as Yanks win 9-0

For six innings it was a pitcher’s duel. And then it wasn’t.
Updated: 13 hours ago
Bolts bounce back, thrash Detroit 5-1 to even up series

Bolts bounce back, thrash Detroit 5-1 to even up series

TAMPA — Collectively, a weight shifted off the Lightning and rose high to the rafters late Saturday afternoon.
Updated: 13 hours ago

Oilers win NHL draft lottery, chance to select McDavid

The Edmonton Oilers won the NHL draft lottery and the right to select Erie Otters star center Connor McDavid with the top pick.
Updated: 15 hours ago