Archive for December, 2013

What's Holding Up a Revis-to-Bucs Deal?

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

What's Holding Up a Revis-to-Bucs Deal?

What in the world can possibly be holding up the long-awaited trade between the New York Jets and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers that would mean three-time All-Pro Darrelle Revis suiting up in pewter? Despite the daily barrage of rumors regarding the trade, …
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Winnipeg Jets edge Tampa Bay Lightning to remain in playoff hunt

WINNIPEG—Andrew Ladd scored twice in regulation and added the decisive goal in a shootout as the Jets stayed in the playoff hunt with a 4-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday. Ladd also picked up an assist and defenceman Zach Bogosian …
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NHL Game Summary – Tampa Bay at Winnipeg

Winnipeg, MB (Sports Network) – Andrew Ladd put up two goals and an assist in regulation, then potted the game-sealing score in the shootout to give the Winnipeg Jets a 4-3 decision over the Tampa Bay Lightning at MTS Centre. Mike Santorelli was …
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Johnson, Duncan homer as Rays defeat Orioles 6-2 to end 4-game losing streak

Monday, December 30th, 2013

Johnson, Duncan homer as Rays defeat Orioles 6-2 to end 4-game losing streak

After going 1 for 34 with runners in scoring position in their previous five games, the Rays went 4 for 11 in those situations, including a two-run double in the fourth by Loney that put Tampa Bay ahead for good. Loney went 3 for 3 to raise his batting …
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Recap: Winnipeg vs. Tampa Bay

Andrew Ladd put up two goals and an assist in regulation, then potted the game-sealing score in the shootout to give the Winnipeg Jets a 4-3 decision over the Tampa Bay Lightning at MTS Centre. Mike Santorelli was credited with the game-winner in the …
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If, And, But: The Tampa Bay Buccaneers Will Be in the Playoffs in 2013

It took the Tampa Bay Buccaneers a mere 27 tries to win a regular-season game and just 27 seasons to win a Super Bowl. Obviously, the Bucs can still win some games. But are they on the verge of being a Super Bowl contender again? Greg Schiano led the …
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Hour after Red Sox win, explosion at marathon

Sunday, December 29th, 2013

Hour after Red Sox win, explosion at marathon

Tampa Bay Rays' Matt Joyce beats a wild throw to first for an infield hit as Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli covers during the second inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston Monday, April 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) …
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Tampa Bay's Dr. Aguiar Receives the 2012 Patient's Choice Award and is …

TAMPA, Fla., April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Tampa-based Aguiar Plastic Surgery today announced that Dr. Joseph W. Aguiar has been awarded the 2012 Patient's Choice Award with an additional recognition as one of America's Most Compassionate …
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Tampa Bay Rays at Baltimore Orioles Start Time, Odds, Free Pick

Wednesday evening baseball and we will see the Tampa Bay Rays take on the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards in Baltimore. First pitch is scheduled for a 7:05 PM (Eastern) start time and the game will be televised locally. Current Betting Odds …
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J.R. Ewing's killer revealed on TNT 'Dallas' season finale

Saturday, December 28th, 2013

J.R. Ewing's killer revealed on TNT 'Dallas' season finale

Tampa Bay subscribers with Bright House Networks saw the conclusion on channel 33. In the first hour's “Guilt by Association” episode concentrated on Christopher Ewing looking for his mother. Following a lead he tracked down an address where Pamela …
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Clay Buchholz Looks to Keep Rolling Against Tampa Bay Rays

After an impressive walk-off win over the Tampa Bay Rays by Shane Victorino on Saturday afternoon, the Boston Red Sox will look to finish the weekend strong on Sunday afternoon at Fenway Park. The Red Sox will send Clay Buchholz to the mound for his …
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Jets victory over Tampa important marker for team

Winnipeg Jets' Blake Wheeler and Evander Kane celebrate with Andrew Ladd after he scored the shootout ending goal against the Tampa Bay Lightnings during NHL hockey action in Winnipeg, Tuesday. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press). Tuesday: a day …
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Lightning-Canadiens Preview

Friday, December 27th, 2013

Lightning-Canadiens Preview

The Canadiens will also try to avoid a season-high fourth straight loss when they host the slumping Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night. Since securing its return to the postseason with a 5-1 victory in Buffalo last Thursday, Montreal has been …
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Orioles get only 5 hits in 6-2 loss to Rays

The Baltimore Orioles became the first team this season to score against Tampa Bay left-hander Matt Moore, a feat that did little to make them feel any better about an otherwise dreary loss to their AL East rivals. Adam Jones' two-run homer accounted …
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Tampa Bay Rays Must Call Up Wil Myers Now

The beginning of the 2013 season has been one that the Tampa Bay Rays would love to forget. The Rays were just 4-9 heading into Wednesday night's play. The Tampa Bay offense has been completely non-existent being worst in MLB with a team batting …
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Ben Bishop extended two years

Thursday, December 26th, 2013

Ben Bishop extended two years

After being acquired at the trade deadline, it seems as if Ben Bishop has found a new place to call home. Tampa Bay announced a two-year extension for the goalie on Monday. The Lightning got Bishop from Ottawa at the April 3 deadline. The deal is for a …
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Early Look at Good Free-Agent Fits for Tampa Bay Lightning This Offseason

The Tampa Bay Lightning are preparing for the offseason with questions to answer and holes to fill. The upcoming offseason will allow the Lightning to look for free agents. There are a few names that should be targeted. Head coach Jon Cooper and …
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WellCare Employees Help To End Hunger In Tampa Bay

TAMPA, Fla. (April 16, 2013) – A team of more than 50 employees from WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) recently joined Feeding America Tampa Bay to help prepare food supplies for distribution across the Tampa Bay area. Company employees …
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Tampa Bay Rays (4-8) at Baltimore Orioles (6-6), 7:05 p.m. (ET)

Wednesday, December 25th, 2013

Tampa Bay Rays (4-8) at Baltimore Orioles (6-6), 7:05 p.m. (ET)

April 16. By Sports Network. The Sports Network. The Tampa Bay Rays try to put the brakes on a three-game losing streak on Tuesday when they start a three-game set with the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards. Order Reprints …
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Tampa Bay Rays announce summer concert series lineup

The Tampa Bay Rays have announced the first five acts of the 2013 Summer Concert Series: Kenny Loggins, Martina McBride, the Imagination movers, Carly Rae Jepsen and Victoria Justice. Each concert is free with the purchase of that date's game ticket …
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Red Sox beat Rays before bombings

BOSTON (AP). The Boston Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays were making their ways out of Fenway Park when two explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon were heard at the stadium.
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Rasy swept away after tying it in 9th as Red Sox rally for 3-2 victory on …

Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

Rasy swept away after tying it in 9th as Red Sox rally for 3-2 victory on …

Mike Napoli drove in the winning run with a double in the ninth inning and the Boston Red Sox completed a three-game sweep over light-hitting Tampa Bay with a 3-2 win on Monday. “The bottom line is whenever you're not scoring everything else becomes …
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Rays rally, but fall again to Red Sox, 3-2

Tampa Bay Rays' Evan Longoria reacts to being called out at first during the sixth inning of their 3-2 loss to the Boston Red Sox in a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston Monday, April 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson). Rays rally, but fall again …
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Tampa Bay Rays (4-8) at Baltimore Orioles (6-6), 7:05 pm (ET)

The Tampa Bay Rays try to put the brakes on a three-game losing streak on Tuesday when they start a three-game set with the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards. Tampa enters this set on the heels of getting swept by the Boston Red Sox, including a 3-2 …
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Tampa Bay runners recount the mayhem at the Boston Marathon

Monday, December 23rd, 2013

Tampa Bay runners recount the mayhem at the Boston Marathon

TAMPA — Bruce Shephard was blocks away from reaching the finish line when the first explosion rattled the streets. Plumes of smoke enveloped the race. Runners sprinted away from the finish line and sought safety. “Just unimaginable,” Shephard said.
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Myers could help Rays' sluggish offense

Wil Myers had a decent game Monday night with a two-run single and two walks, raising his season batting average to .297. Of course, Myers was in Charlotte playing right field for the Durham Bulls, not in Boston with the Tampa Bay Rays. Myers is also …
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Mike Napoli helps Boston Red Sox beat Rays in Patriots' Day game

The Boston Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays were making their way out of Fenway Park when two explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon were heard at the stadium on Monday. The Red Sox beat the Rays 3-2 with an RBI double by Mike Napoli …
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Tampa Bay Lightning (17-22-3) at Winnipeg Jets (21-19-2), 8 pm (ET)

Sunday, December 22nd, 2013

Tampa Bay Lightning (17-22-3) at Winnipeg Jets (21-19-2), 8 pm (ET)

The Winnipeg Jets hope to make up some ground in the race for the Southeast Division title when they host the Tampa Bay Lightning in Tuesday's battle at MTS Centre. The Jets enter Tuesday with 44 points, placing them four behind Washington for the …
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Tampa Bay Lightning Sign Ben Bishop to Two Year Extension

The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed goaltender Ben Bishop to a two year contract extension. With the signing, Steve Yzerman has basically sent a memo to the hockey world indicating that he is more than content to head into next season with Ben Bishop …
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Tampa Bay deals for left-hander Beliveau

BALTIMORE — The tragic events of Monday's Boston Marathon were still being discussed in the Tampa Bay clubhouse before Tuesday's series opener in Baltimore. The Rays had finished the early game with the Red Sox before the explosions at the finish …
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