Tampa Bay Lightning 2, Nashville Predators 3 – The Official Site of the Nashville Predators

The Official Site of the Nashville PredatorsNASHVILLE— Nashville Predators right wing Patric Hornqvist is accustomed to physical pain. The hallmark of his game is to stand in front of the…

Recap: Nashville vs. Tampa Bay – The State

The StateNashville, TN (SportsNetwork.com) – Patric Hornqvist scored with 6:04 remaining and the Nashville Predators rallied past the Tampa Bay Lightning, 3-2, in the first game back from the Olympic…

Recap: Nashville vs. Tampa Bay – News & Observer

News & ObserverNashville, TN (SportsNetwork.com) – Patric Hornqvist scored with 6:04 remaining and the Nashville Predators rallied past the Tampa Bay Lightning, 3-2, in the first game back from the…

Tampa Bay Lightning (33-20-5) at Nashville Predators (25-24-10), 8 pm (ET) – Modesto Bee

Modesto Bee(SportsNetwork.com) – Both the Tampa Bay Lightning and Nashville Predators are expected to get key pieces back to the roster in the near future. While the Lightning have stayed…

Report: NFL begins exploring relocation options for Super Bowl – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comIf the bill is signed into law and the Super Bowl has to be moved, Tampa Bay is the most logical choice, according to SI.com. Tampa finished second in voting…

Jameis Winston, FSU draw large crowd during loss to Yankees – Orlando Sentinel

Orlando SentinelFlorida State faced the New York Yankees in an exhibition game on Tuesday at George M. Steinbrenner Field. During the Yankees’ first live action of the preseason, it was…

Tampa Bay Bucs New Logo Like Oakland Raiders!

Tampa Bay Bucs New Logo Like Oakland Raiders! The Tampa Bay Buccaneers new logo is nice but it reminds me of the Oakland Raiders logo. http://ift.tt/1nVcCl2

Falcons sign Gabe Carimi – ESPN

ESPNThe Atlanta Falcons added depth along the offensive line with the signing of former first-round pick Gabe Carimi to a one-year deal. The offensive tackle played with the Tampa Bay…

A11 Football League Announces Teams, National ESPN Sports Broadcast Agreement

The A11 Football League kicked off today with a great press conference in San Francisco. And while there’s more coming from this space, here’s the official press release on the…

Hall of Fame inductees at a glance – Boston Globe

Boston GlobeDERRICK BROOKS — Linebacker (1995-2008 Tampa Bay Buccaneers; 14 seasons, 224 games). First year eligible . . . Elected to 11 Pro Bowls . . . In 1997, led…

Seahawks, Broncos Renew AFC West Rivalry In Super Bowl – WBUR

WBURThat game never would have happened if the NFL had stuck to its original plan. In 1976, the league expanded. Defying the conventions of geography, Tampa Bay joined the AFC…

Can Steven Stamkos heal soon enough to be fast enough for Sochi? – National Post

National PostTORONTO — There he was, Steven Stamkos, all dressed in blue. He skated. He shot. In a quiet moment he batted the puck into the air off his stick,…

Bucs executive Hickey gets Dolphins GM job – Tampabay.com

Tampabay.comMIAMI — Dennis Hickey, part of the Bucs’ front office for the past 18 years, was hired as Dolphins general manager Sunday. Hickey, 43, was the Bucs’ director of player…

Dolphins hire Dennis Hickey as new GM – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comIt took a while, but the Dolphins finally found their man. The Dolphins announced that they’ve hired Buccaneers director of player personnel Dennis Hickey as their next general manager. Armando…

Dolphins hire Dennis Hickey new general manager – USA TODAY

USA TODAYMIAMI (AP) — Tampa Bay Buccaneers executive Dennis Hickey has been hired as general manager of the Miami Dolphins, ending an arduous search that lasted nearly three weeks. Hickey…

Mets Morning News: Amazins fail to lure Balfour, Yankees eyeing Drew – Amazin’ Avenue

Amazin’ AvenueThe Mets came really close to landing former A’s closer Grant Balfour in free agency, but he decided to sign with the Rays for two years and $12 million…

Tampa Bay Rays sign Australian relief pitcher Grant Balfour on two-year deal – Herald Sun

Herald SunAUSTRALIAN relief pitcher Grant Balfour has agreed a two-year deal with the Tampa Bay Rays, the Major League Baseball club announced on Thursday. The contract reportedly will bring the…

St. Louis has 4 goals, but Pavelski’s 3 lift Sharks by Lightning – USA TODAY

USA TODAYTAMPA (AP) — Martin St. Louis tied a Tampa Bay Lightning record with four goals, but Joe Pavelski responded and scored three of his own in the second period…

Bishop leads Lightning past Rangers – Reuters

ReutersBishop leads Lightning past Rangers. NEW YORK — The Tampa Bay Lightning were excited about the prospects of playing in Madison Square Garden on Tuesday. They left New York City…

Pro Football Hall of Fame Finalists Revealed – ABC News

ABC NewsFirst-year nominees Derrick Brooks, Tony Dungy, Marvin Harrison and Walter Jones were among the 15 modern-era Pro Football Hall of Fame finalists in voting announced Thursday night. Brooks was…

Tony Sparano likely headed to Buccaneers as O-line coach – NFL.com

Tony Sparano likely headed to Buccaneers as O-line coachNFL.comNFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Wednesday that Sparano likely is headed to Tampa Bay to be the Buccaneers’ offensive line coach,…

Report: Bucs hire fired Vikings coach Frazier as DC – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneSports.com —. Fired Monday as head coach of the Minnesota Vikings, Leslie Frazier apparently wasn’t on the market for long. Frazier told ESPN.com on Friday he will be the…

Lovie Smith Head Coach Of NFL Tampa Bay Bucs; No More Token Black Interviews

Lovie Smith became the new head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and just a scant three days after this bloggers epic rant about how Smth should not be the…

Lovie Smith finalizing deal to become Buccaneers coach – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe Tampa Bay Buccaneers were closing in on a deal Wednesday night to hire Lovie Smith as their head coach, a person with knowledge of the negotiations told USA…

Steve Yzerman worried NHL ‘killing the golden goose’ of outdoor games – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comDETROIT — Steve Yzerman wore a Detroit Red Wings jersey on Tuesday. That’s a big deal — his participation in the Alumni Showdown was, for a while, in doubt. He…

Blount lifts Pats to bye with 34-20 win over Bills – NorthJersey.com

NorthJersey.comFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Before trading for LeGarrette Blount, Patriots coach Bill Belichick spoke with one of his talent evaluators. Cornerback Aqib Talib. The players were teammates with Tampa Bay…

Bucs clean house: Schiano and Dominik fired – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneTampa, FL Sports.com —. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will have a fresh start in 2014, as both head coach Greg Schiano and general manager Mark Dominik were fired on…

A’s get Chris Gimenez from Tampa Bay, sign Daric Barton – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsOAKLAND — The A’s signed first baseman Daric Barton to a new one-year contract Friday shortly after claiming catcher Chris Gimenez, a Gilroy native, from the Tampa…

49er Rounding into Form Just in Time – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportAfter the San Francisco 49ers suffered back-to-back losses to the Carolina Panthers and New Orleans Saints, fans and media members alike started to wonder if the team had regressed…

Rays acquire Heath Bell, Ryan Hanigan in three-team trade – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe Tampa Bay Rays, taking a page out of the Oakland A’s small-market playbook, opened their wallets Tuesday and acquired catcher Ryan Hanigan and closer Heath Bell in a…

Sharks win in shootout for 5-0 homestand – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleJoe Pavelski scored in the shootout and goalie Antti Niemi denied all three Duck shooters as the Sharks beat Anaheim 4-3 on Saturday night. San Jose’s fifth straight…

Dallas Stars Daily Links: Steven Stamkos Gives Hope For Injured Stephane … – Defending Big D

Defending Big DAfter suffering a horrific broken leg against the Chicago Blackhawks, Stephane Robidas can look to Tampa Bay’s Steven Stamkos for inspiration on a speedy recovery. Tweet Share on…

Ravens Super Bowl Hangover? Not Quite, but it’s Only Preseason

Did someone hit the fast forward button this summer? It sure feels that way. It is hard to believe that the Baltimore Ravens played their first preseason game on Thursday…

Jerramy Stevens: Hope Solo’s Husband’s Legal Problems Gone

UPDATE: Hope Solo Brings Jerramy Stevens To USA V. Germany Soccer Match Jerramy Stevens and Hope Solo can celebrate as for the first time in over a decade, and going…

Amy Trask Of Oakland Raiders Resigns – End Of An Era

The words “Amy Trask Of Oakland Raiders Resigns” are ones I just can’t see as real. For 25 years Amy Trask has been the Oakland Raiders, and the Oakland Raiders…