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Cobb named Tampa Bay Rays opening day starter

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays have selected right-hander Alex Cobb as their opening day starting pitcher.

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Jameis Winston has predraft meeting with Buccaneers

In this Jan. 1, 2015 file photo, Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston looks to throw during the first half of the Rose Bowl NCAA college football playoff semifinal against Oregon in Pasadena, Calif. Jameis Winston met with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tuesday, March 3, 2015, hoping to make a good impression on the team considering taking the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback with the first pick in the NFL draft. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Jameis Winston met with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, hoping to make a good impression on the team considering taking the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback with the first pick in the NFL draft.

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Stewart scores 29, top-ranked UConn beats USF 88-65

Connecticut forward Breanna Stewart (30) shoots over South Florida guard Shalethia Stringfield, front left, and forward Laura Ferreira during the first half of an NCAA women's college basketball game Monday, March 2, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — It was a mini test at best, yet Geno Auriemma felt it was just what top-ranked Connecticut needed heading into the postseason.

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Bishop, Stamkos key Lightning’s 4-0 win over Hawks

Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24) and Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson (4), of Sweden, advance on the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Brian Blanco)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Ben Bishop made 28 saves for his second shutout, Steven Stamkos scored two goals, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-0 on Friday night.

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