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J.T. Brown put on waivers by Lightning

J.T. Brown put on waivers by Lightning

The Lightning put veteran wing J.T. Brown on waivers Saturday with plans to send him to AHL Syracuse if he clears Sunday at noon.GM Steve Yzerman said the move was about creating roster flexibility, creating some room for a potential callup from the ...
Published: 01/13/18
Lightning Strikes podcast: How Tampa Bay plans to replace Victor Hedman

Lightning Strikes podcast: How Tampa Bay plans to replace Victor Hedman

In our Lightning Strikes! podcast, Joe Smith breaks down the Victor Hedman injury and why, while he’s out 3-6 weeks, it could be a whole lot worse.Joe and sports columnist Tom Jones discuss how the team plans to replace its All-Star defenseman, and h...
Published: 01/13/18
Lightning hosting an outdoor game is a matter of when, not if

Lightning hosting an outdoor game is a matter of when, not if

TAMPA — Two weeks from today, this city will host its first special NHL event in nearly two decades with the All-Star Game at Amalie Arena. The last All-Star Game in Tampa was 1999.But it sounds like the city won’t have to wait nearly as long for its...
Published: 01/13/18
HomeTeam Hot Shot winners: Serrel Smith and Jacquelyn LeVay

HomeTeam Hot Shot winners: Serrel Smith and Jacquelyn LeVay

HomeTeam Hot Shots Serrel Smith, St. PetersburgLast month, St. Petersburg traveled to San Diego to play in the Under Armour Holiday Basketball Classic. There were plenty of adjustments the Green Devils made during their trip. They had to get used to ...
Updated: 12 hours ago

AFCDIVISION ROUND• No. 1 Patriots 35, No. 5 Titans 14• No. 3 Jaguars at No. 2 Steelers, 1 today, CBSCONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP• Jaguars or Steelers at Patriots, 3 p.m. Jan. 21, CBSNFCDivision Round• No. 1 Eagles 15, No. 6 Falcons 10• No. 4 Saints at No....
Published: 01/13/18
The Super Bowl LII winner will be … (it’s not who you’re thinking)

The Super Bowl LII winner will be … (it’s not who you’re thinking)

This weekend, the NFL will whittle its playoff field from eight teams to four.In this space, I’m going to cut it all the way down to one and name the Super Bowl LII winner.To inform my predictions, I analyzed 30 years of Football Outsiders data...
Published: 01/12/18
Updated: 01/13/18
Jones: Hedman injury another Lightning reminder that winning Cup doesn’t come easy

Jones: Hedman injury another Lightning reminder that winning Cup doesn’t come easy

Nothing comes easy. Not when you’re trying to win a Stanley Cup.The Lightning is finding that out.For nearly four months, things have gone about as smoothly as they could for the Lightning.Best record in hockey. Top scorers in the league. Best goalie...
Published: 01/12/18
Lightning’s Victor Hedman out 3-6 weeks with lower-body injury

Lightning’s Victor Hedman out 3-6 weeks with lower-body injury

TAMPA — The Lightning feared the worst with Victor Hedman’s lower-body injury, hoping and praying the franchise defenseman wouldn’t be out long term.So the team — and its fans — breathed a collective sigh of relief Friday when they found out Hedman i...
Published: 01/12/18

Another vexing Boca Ciega boys basketball loss to Largo

GULFPORT — Boca Ciega had done some pretty impressive things this season. The Pirates were 9-1, owned a share of the top seed in Class 7A, District 9 and were on a seven-game win streak.But the Pirates had not beaten Largo.On Friday, Boca ...
Published: 01/12/18
Alonso locks up top seed in district boys basketball tourney

Alonso locks up top seed in district boys basketball tourney

TAMPA — Alonso got down early Friday night but as the Ravens have done all season, they kept clawing and scratching for every loose ball and point.Relentlessly through the second and third quarters the Ravens cut into Newsome's lead, and finall...
Published: 01/12/18