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We can only assume that Steven Stamkos’ agents aren’t terribly excited at the moment. His accountants? Well, since there’s no state tax in Florida and Stamkos will earn an average salary of $8.5 million each of the next eight years, well, that should ma…Share Tweet
Moore Outpitches Price as Rays Shut Down Red Sox, 4-0nytimes.com 8 hours agoMatt Moore insisted it didn't give him any extra satisfaction to outpitch David Price.Share Tweetnytimes.com Jun 28 (yesterday)Rick Porcello stepped off the mound, gathered his thoughts and went back to work.Share Tweet
Preston Parker gets three years probation for drug chargesprofootballtalk.com Jun 28 (yesterday)Former NFL wide receiver Preston Parker hopes to get back into the league. But for now, staying out of jail will suffice. According to Hannah Winston of the Palm Beach Post, the former Buccaneers, Saints and Giants wideout got three years of probation a…Share TweetWhen it comes to Steven Stamkos and his free-agent motivations, you hear a lot of things. Like how much he desires to be closer to Ontario, or the weight he gives to winning a Stanley Cup or playing his natural position at center. But in the end, Steven…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jun 27 (2 days ago)Restricted free agent Filip Forsberg’s six-year, $36-million contract extension with the Nashville Predators, announced Monday, was a slam-dunk deal. In 2015-16 left winger Forsberg, 21, became the franchise’s first player in six years to crack 30 goals…Share Tweet
Marvin Lewis advises Dirk Koetter to “throw deep”profootballtalk.com Jun 26 (3 days ago)NFL coaches are competitors, but that doesn’t stop plenty of them from being friends. Bengals coach Marvin Lewis and Buccaneers coach Dirk Koetter have been friends for years, dating back to their shared time at Idaho State, where they met as graduate s…Share Tweetnytimes.com Jun 25 (4 days ago)The Baltimore Orioles used a masterful pitching performance and an uplifting comeback to sweep a doubleheader from the skidding Tampa Bay Rays.Share TweetBUFFALO – In the words of veteran Hockey Night in Canada play-by-play man Bob Cole, “Everything is happening.” Even though the draft wrapped up Saturday afternoon in Buffalo, the off-season heavy lifting for most teams begins now. With the free agent co…Share Tweetyahoo.com Jun 25 (4 days ago)BUFFALO, NY – Vancouver Canucks GM Jim Benning recently said he’d like to add P.K. Subban or Steven Stamkos to his team this summer. Since both are under contract to the Montreal Canadiens and Tampa Bay Lightning respectively, the NHL is expected to let…Share Tweet
Three storylines left unresolved after Night 1 of the 2016 draftthehockeynews.com Jun 25 (5 days ago)BUFFALO – Night 1 of the 2016 NHL draft gave us a bit of everything, a blend of expectant nods and wide-eyed gasps. We saw the predictable occur. Auston Matthews went first overall, Patrik Laine second. The Calgary Flames acquired a goaltender in Brian …Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jun 25 (5 days ago)BUFFALO – A week from Friday night, we’ll almost certainly find out what the future holds for Steven Stamkos. But when all the dust settles, don’t be surprised if it turns out the fact that Jakub Chychrun’s stock plummeted in the draft had a huge effect…Share Tweetyahoo.com Jun 24 (5 days ago)BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Detroit Red Wings unloaded the contract of forward Pavel Datsyuk in draft day trade with the Arizona Coyotes, which could give them the necessary salary cap space to go after Tampa Bay Lightning pending unrestricted free agent Steven…Share TweetThe league's three Florida-based teams - the Jacksonville Jaguars, Miami Dolphins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers - have joined with the NFL Foundation to do a little good. It was announced on Friday that the four groups are combining to donate $400,000 to the…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jun 24 (6 days ago)Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy laughed off a report that he didn’t work hard enough in coach Lovie Smith’s defense. Former Buccaneers defensive line coach Joe Cullen had a much less jovial reaction. Cullen, best known in league circles for a c…Share Tweetnytimes.com Jun 22Trevor Bauer threw a three-hitter for his second career complete game, Jason Kipnis hit a two-run homer and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 6-1 on Wednesday night for their sixth straight win.Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Latest on Campbell, Stamkos, Malkin, Fleury, Shattenkirk and morethehockeynews.com Jun 22As the 2016 NHL draft draws near, trade activity is picking up. On Monday, the Anaheim Ducks shipped goaltender Frederik Andersen to the Toronto Maple Leafs for two draft picks, the New York Rangers dealt defenseman Keith Yandle‘s rights to the Florida …Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jun 22The American roster is going to need an adjustment before September’s World Cup after it was announced Tuesday that Tampa Bay Lightning winger Ryan Callahan will be forced to miss the tournament. Callahan, 31, underwent surgery Tuesday to repair a labra…Share Tweet
Winston gets his groove on with kids at campJun 21Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston and the kids at his football camp loosen up by dancing up a storm.
Best NFL significant other defensesJun 17Trey Wingo looks back at the most notable times significant others went out of their way to defend NFL players.
Noah Spence assesses progress after Bucs minicampJun 16Buccaneers rookie DE Noah Spence assesses his progress after his first NFL minicamp and talks about the adjustments he's had to make at the next level.
Jameis Winston shaves head for Pediatric Cancer FoundationJun 15Jameis Winston and several teammates participate in the Buccaneers' fourth annual Cut for a Cure to benefit the National Pediatric Cancer Foundation where Winston got his head shaved by a 7-year-old boy who is in remission after fighting acute lympho