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Police injured as Giants fans’ celebrations turn violent

Police injured as Giants fans’ celebrations turn violent Video

SAN FRANCISCO — A celebration in San Francisco’s streets over the Giants’ World Series victory turned raucous and violent in some areas with people injured by gunfire, officers hurt by bottles thrown by revelers, and police makin...
Published: 10/30/14
Lightning finds spark with creative line combo

Lightning finds spark with creative line combo

The trio of Tyler Johnson, Ondrej Palat and Nikita Kucherov was the best line on the ice for Tampa Bay during Tuesday’s 7-3 victory against Arizona, as Kucherov recorded his first career hat trick and Johnson set a career high with four assists, putting him into a tie for the league lead with 11 heading into tonight's game against Philadelphia.
Published: 10/29/14
Updated: 10/30/14

Wiregrass Ranch girls secure championship

Wiregrass Ranch High’s girls team took another step in its road toward the Class 3A state meet, as the Bulls captured the Region 2 title with 265 points at the Long Center in Clearwater on Wednesday.
Published: 10/30/14
COLUMN

Good start, but a wild ride awaits in college playoffs

We have our very first College Football Playoff rankings:
Published: 10/29/14
Updated: 10/30/14

Bulls will face dual threat at QB

TAMPA — Week after week, USF’s defense believes it has seen it all from the quarterback position. They have faced North Carolina’s Jacoby Brissett, East Carolina’s Shane Carden and Cincinnati’s Gunner Kiel last. But...
Published: 10/30/14
Cubs, Maddon reportedly working on deal

Cubs, Maddon reportedly working on deal

For the second time in less than a week, Joe Maddon became a topic that rivaled the World Series for national attention.
Published: 10/29/14
Updated: 10/30/14
Bumgarner, Giants win World Series

Bumgarner, Giants win World Series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Madison Bumgarner pitched five innings of near-perfect relief and the San Francisco Giants held off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Wednesday night in Game 7 of the World Series for their third championship in five seasons.
Published: 10/29/14
Tribune’s Hillsborough Prep Athletes of the Week for Oct. 30

Tribune’s Hillsborough Prep Athletes of the Week for Oct. 30 Video

Each week, the Tribune prep sports staff selects a Male and Female Athlete of the Week. The selections are based on athletic performance. For video of the Hillsborough County athletes, visit TBO.com/sports/preps to meet our athletes of the week.
Published: 10/29/14
Osceola’s Gibson captures 2A golf title

Osceola’s Gibson captures 2A golf title

HOWEY-IN-THE-HILLS — Osceola High junior Haydyn Gibson stood staring at the leaderboard as the final scores started to go up from the Class 2A girls state golf tournament at Mission Inn. Her teammates stood behind her, each (including Warriors...
Published: 10/29/14

Cross Country District Meets: Parrish Cruises, Rogers pulls away for crown

DOVER — At Wednesday’s Class 3A-District 9 meet, the girls’ race featured a close team battle and the boys’ competition race saw a tight individual race.
Published: 10/29/14