Atlanta Braves lose their first road game of season

...the Blue Jays' 12th game of the season, particularly after losing three of four in the opening series at home against Tampa Bay, Toronto manager John Gibbons felt this kind of win was coming."We've had some opportunities this year at home to...

Tampa Bay ties up series with Detroit at 1-1

TAMPA, Fla. - Tampa Bay's Ben Bishop stopped 24 shots for his first NHL playoff victory Saturday...Johnson's breakaway goal finished a three-goal flurry that put Tampa Bay up 4-0.Bishop lost his bid for a shutout when Detroit's Tomas...

Rangers win playoff opener over Penguins

...44 saves in his NHL playoff debut to help Detroit beat Tampa Bay in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference series.Datsyuk...two of the first four shots the Red Wings got against Tampa Bay's Ben Bishop. Luke Glendening's short-handed goal...

Former Golden Hawk Josh Gordy signs with New York Giants

...season, and eight tackles in the playoffs. LIONS: Traded George Johnson, a restricted free-agent defensive end, to Tampa Bay for a swap of late-round draft picks, ending a saga that began with a dispute over his free-agent status and included...

Dortmund has slight edge over American Pharoah in Kentucky Derby

...Carpe Diem (Todd Pletcher, John Velazquez): Blue Grass winner is Pletcher's top contender. ... Previously won Tampa Bay Derby and brings 4 for 5 mark to Derby. ... Next start: Kentucky Derby. ... Odds: 10-1.4. Firing Line (Simon...

Red Wings seek deep playoff run as uncertain future looms

...Wings as they enter their first-round series against Tampa Bay.A late-season slide has left them looking like an...procession of time, former Detroit star Steve Yzerman is now Tampa Bay's general manager.Youngsters such as Tomas Tatar and...

Stanley Cup playoffs to have different feel

...Red Wings made the playoffs for the 24th consecutive season, and they've never had a postseason series against the Tampa Bay Lightning and general manager Steve Yzerman, who is a bit of a celebrity in Michigan. The Wings' playoff exploits could...

Canadiens prevail in OT; Red Wings still extend playoff streak

...final spot in the Eastern Conference playoffs. The Bruins have the tie-breaker over the Senators and finish Saturday at Tampa Bay. LIGHTNING 4, DEVILS 3 (OT)In Tampa, Fla., Tyler Johnson scored his second goal, an overtime power play effort...

Braves complete season-opening sweep of Marlins

...RHP Dan Haren, who considered retirement during the offseason, will make his first start for Miami on Friday against Tampa Bay. Haren went 13-11 with a 4.02 ERA for the Dodgers in 2014.Miami won all four games against the Rays last year.

Dee Gordon's dunk is hit with teammates

...thought it was actually really funny."Yelich delivered a walk-off single in the Marlins' 10-9 victory Friday over Tampa Bay.Moments later, while he was been interviewed on TV, pitcher Mat Latos came up from behind and held a small basketball...