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Sarasota Raises Money For Veterans

          The Saturday before Veteran’s Day, May Lane in Sarasota was home to the first “Veteran’s Day Block Party.” Kicking off at 4PM, the smooth and calming sounds of yoga music performed by Enrique Casados and Iye Yassine flowed down the closed-off street, as people from across the Tampa Bay Area joined OWR President Kendra […]

Outhouse Construction

They might just have thought of everything during the reconstruction of Dunedin Stadium at Grant Field spring training home of the Toronto Blue Jays.  This photo shows the construction of a rest stop on the walkway halfway  between the foul poles located behind the stadium’s batters eye.  Hopefully no one will any problems seeking relief  […]

Lightning’s Late Heroics Glove a Victory on a Special Night

It was a special night on the bright stage of NBC Sports with real American heroes and the iconic Doc Emrick on the call. With stage set the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Pittsburgh Penguins put on a show that was worthy. But before the Lightning and Penguins even went on stage, the real stars […]

Knockouts Galore at the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship 8 in Tampa

Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship once again made Tampa and the Florida Fairgrounds it’s home on Saturday night. Two big named ex UFC fighters headlined the 9 fight main BKFC PPV card with Antonio “Big Foot” Silva taking on Gabriel Gonzaga.  Both fighters have a combined 61 fights in the MMA and have never fought each […]

Gatineau’s Patry Playing Ball in Florida

Remi Patry of Gatineau, Quebec drops down a bunt on Wednesday and then reaches second on a throwing error against the St. Petersburg College Trojans at Jack Russell Memorial Stadium in Clearwater, Florida. Patry is a sophomore playing for the State College of Florida Manatees

Bulls and Charlie Strong Take Another on the Chin

All Photos By Jordan Raiff Another blowout for the Bulls as the SMU Mustangs improved on their 4-0 record by beating the Bulls 48-21. Dropped passes by the Bulls defenders could of made a difference early, but in addition to their own turnovers, the Bulls were down 35-0 at the half. “It comes down to […]

Gambling Films That Need To Be On Your Watchlist

People have been making gambling films since the dawn of cinema – The Queen Of Spades is one of the first and it was made all the way back in 1916. There are so many gambling films to choose from that it’s difficult to know which ones should and shouldn’t be on your watch list […]

Hooter’s Moran

Former Toronto Maple Leaf outfielder Pete Moran warms up in right at Jack Russell Stadium for the Hooters squad of the Clearwater Over 45 Men’s League.  Moran, a native of Sarnia, On. played for the Leafs from 1985 thru 1992.

LIGHTNING RE-SIGN FORWARD BRAYDEN POINT TO THREE-YEAR CONTRACT

TAMPA, FLA. – The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forward Brayden Point to a three-year contract worth an AAV of $6.75-million, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today. Point, 23, skated in 79 games with the Lightning during the 2018-19 season, posting 41 goals and 92 points to go along with a plus-27 rating. He […]

Doc Halladay’s Legacy Memorialized in Clearwater

CLEARWATER, FLA.—The legacy of baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Roy “Doc” Halladay continued to grow on Tuesday when a monument was dedicated in his memory at Jack Russell Memorial Stadium in Clearwater, Fl.      Halladay with a 203-105 pitching record and 3.38 era. and two Cy Young awards, passed away on November 7, 2017 after […]