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Bolts notes: Stralman skates, but won’t return tonight vs. Islanders

Bolts notes: Stralman skates, but won’t return tonight vs. Islanders

NEW YORK — Where and when will Anton Stralman rejoin the Lightning?
Published: 05/03/16
Watch party for Lightning-Islanders today at Amalie Arena

Watch party for Lightning-Islanders today at Amalie Arena

Fans can gather at Amalie Arena this afternoon to watch the Tampa Bay Lightning take on the New York Islanders in Game 3 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series.
Published: 05/03/16
Aguayo’s expertise with ‘mortar kicks’ factor in Bucs’ draft decision

Aguayo’s expertise with ‘mortar kicks’ factor in Bucs’ draft decision

TAMPA — There’s an old football phrase that NFL coaches are uttering a lot more often these days, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans may want to get to know it now that former Florida State kicker Roberto Aguayo will be handling kickoffs for...
Published: 05/03/16
Former prep stars Cowart, Davis arrested at Auburn

Former prep stars Cowart, Davis arrested at Auburn

Former Armwood High star Byron Cowart and ex-Lakewood High receiver Ryan Davis were among four Auburn football players arrested on misdemeanor drug charges.
Published: 05/03/16
Dodgers series a mini-reunion for former Rays

Dodgers series a mini-reunion for former Rays

ST. PETERSBURG — The Rays can stage a mini-2008 reunion these next two nights against the Dodgers.
Published: 05/03/16
U.S. team practices at MacDill for paralympic-style ‘Invictus’ games

U.S. team practices at MacDill for paralympic-style ‘Invictus’ games

On June 7, 2012, Army Sgt. Stefan Leroy was walking in Maiwand, Afghanistan, carrying the body of a friend killed by an improvised explosive device.
Published: 05/02/16
Updated: 05/03/16
Armwood grad Eric Striker honored for thoughtful racial dialogue

Armwood grad Eric Striker honored for thoughtful racial dialogue

Eric Striker, football player, never wanted to be solely categorized as an athlete. The idea of somehow changing the world, he once said, was intriguing.
Published: 05/02/16
Updated: 05/03/16
Friedman’s impact endures with Rays

Friedman’s impact endures with Rays

ST. PETERSBURG — It was months before Stuart Sternberg’s purchase of the Rays in the fall of 2005 would be complete when Andrew Friedman first appeared at Tropicana Field. He was part of the new regime, a kid fresh from Wall Street. A m...
Published: 05/02/16
Updated: 05/03/16
Rays notebook: Forsythe off to great start

Rays notebook: Forsythe off to great start

The Rays took the somewhat atypical step of making 2B Logan Forsythe a leadoff hitter for the simple reason they want him to get as many at-bats as possible.
Published: 05/02/16
Updated: 05/03/16

Ex-49er Stubblefield charged with raping disabled woman

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Former San Francisco 49er Dana Stubblefield was charged Monday with the rape of a “developmentally delayed” woman, prosecutors announced.
Published: 05/02/16