9th-inning home run gives Tigers 3-2 win over Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) Harold Castro hit his first home run of the year with two…

U.S. returns to World Cup despite 2-0 loss at Costa Rica

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) — The United States men are returning to the World Cup…

Lightning Defeat Red Wings in OT

DETROIT — Brayden Point scored a power-play goal at 2:28 of overtime and the Tampa Bay…

Hernandez, Jansen homer as Jays beat end Rays 5-1

ST. PETERSBURG — Teoscar Hernandez and Danny Jansen homered in the eighth inning and the Toronto…

NFL makes adjustments to Rooney Rule to aid minority hiring

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — To ensure more opportunities for diverse candidates, the NFL has added…

Stamkos scores in OT, Lightning beat Hurricanes 4-3

TAMPA — Steven Stamkos scored a power-play goal 52 seconds into overtime and had two assists…

Todd Bowles calls replacing Bruce Arians ‘bittersweet’

TAMPA — Todd Bowles earned his way in the NFL on the defensive side of the…

Pastrnak hat trick keys 3-2 win, Bruins pass Bolts in East

BOSTON — David Pastrnak had his 12th career hat trick, scoring the tiebreaking goal with 4:10…

Vasilevskiy, Lightning storm past Islanders 4-1

NEW YORK (AP) Andrei Vasilevskiy made 23 saves and Victor Hedman and Alex Killorn scored second-period…

Lightning beat Toronto 4-3 in overtime, force Game 7

TAMPA — Brayden Point scored on a rebound with 1:56 remaining in overtime, giving the Tampa…

U.S. Rowing teens are dominant duo on world stage

REDINGTON BEACH, Fla. — For Berkeley Prep sophomore Britt Wotovich, rowing begins in the weight room,…

Tampa Bay Buccaneers get lots of prime-time in 2022 schedule

The NFL revealed its entire 272-game regular season for 2022 on Thursday night and the Tampa…

Odessa man biking across country to raise money for Wounded Warrior

Odessa, Fla. – For Don Coffey, there’s something liberating about riding a bicycle. “It’s really remarkably…

Colin Castleton lifts Florida past Iona 79-74 in 1st round of NIT

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Phlandrous Fleming Jr. scored 18 points and Colin Castleton had 18 points and…

Leonard Fournette agrees to 3-year deal with Buccaneers

TAMPA, Fla. — Running back Leonard Fournette is returning to the Buccaneers. Fournette, who visited with…