St. Petersburg Times Online: Sports
Place an Ad Calendars Classified Forums Sports Weather

printer version

High and lows


© St. Petersburg Times, published February 11, 2001


CHIP BAKER: When a bus driver for the Florida State baseball team collapsed, the assistant coach leapt to action, taking the wheel and likely saving the lives of many.

FREDRIK MODIN: Some questioned his spot on the World team for the NHL All-Star game, but his four assists proved this is a player on the rise.

RICK DUDLEY: The Lightning general manager swung two recent deals, adding Matthew Barnaby, 27, and Adrian Aucoin, 27, to the roster. Finally, the team has some players in the prime of their careers rather than the beginning or the end.


NASCAR: After ESPN helped put the stock-car sanctioning body into a position where it can charge $2.47-billion for a television contract, NASCAR has turned its back on its former partner, refusing to credential RPM2Night for Speedweeks. The claim that RPM2Night is not a news program is weak pandering to new partner Fox and a disservice to fans who depend on ESPN's programming for news.

POOR MICKEY: First it was the mess involving Super Bowl MVP Ray Lewis. And now Mark Chmura, when asked what he was going to do to celebrate his acquittal of sexual-assault charges, says, "We're going to Disney World." What's next for the Big Rat, Mr. Simpson's Wild Bronco Ride?

TOE NASH: Five arrests in a year? Say it ain't so, Toe.

Back to Sports

Back to Top

© 2006 • All Rights Reserved • Tampa Bay Times
490 First Avenue South • St. Petersburg, FL 33701 • 727-893-8111
Contact the Times | Privacy Policy
Standard of Accuracy | Terms, Conditions & Copyright

From the Times sports desk

College basketball
  • Bulls cash in on last chance
  • Florida elbows Razorbacks aside 73-63 in bruising battle
  • College basketball this week on TV
  • State college basketball briefs
  • To UF, Vols just a team in the way
  • Flu leaves hole FSU can't fill against Wake
  • Women's basketball briefs

  • Golf
  • McCullough not lacking incentive
  • The S&P, SEC, NYSE and Senior PGA Tour

  • Motorsports
  • Elliott delivers for Dodge
  • Shootout getting drivers' attention

  • Lightning/NHL
  • Lightning hounded at start
  • Wanted: a winning gear
  • Lightning flop a Blues starter
  • NHL briefs
  • Slap shots

  • Devil Rays
  • Points to ponder as spring training opens
  • Yan embraces chance to replace Hernandez
  • Rothschild expects group effort

  • Spring training
  • Toronto Blue Jays Spring schedule
  • Philadelphia Phillies Spring schedule

  • Colleges
  • College sports briefs

  • Letters
  • Nash is not a 'good kid'

  • NBA All-Star Game
  • NBA banks on new generation
  • Bryant arrives ready to play

  • Outdoors
  • Captain's corner
  • Ledges key to diving in gulf

  • Et cetera
  • NFL briefs
  • Tennis briefs
  • Craigie Whistler takes Sprint Classic
  • Week in sports
  • Mizell mailbag
  • Sports briefs
  • High and lows

  • Preps
  • Gators pin loss on Countryside
  • Cobras stifle Pirates for title
  • Hurricanes prove to be no match for Raiders
  • Poor shooting costs Seven Rivers
  • Seniors rescue Leopards
  • Ridgewood wins title after East Lake slumps
  • Putback at finish gives Rams win
  • Gryphons slow it down to edge Bulls in defensive battle
  • Wildcats are 'saved' by DeJesus
  • Countryside gets surprise
  • IRC puts away Canterbury 49-38
  • Around Pinellas
  • Lakewood delivers a lesson in intensity

  • From the wire

    From the state sports wire
  • Jacksonville's Spicer placed on IR after leg surgery
  • FIU-Western Kentucky game postponed because of Jeanne
  • Brown anxious to face old team for first time
  • Dolphins' desperate defense readies for Roethlisberger
  • Former Sarasota lineman sheds tough-guy image with Michigan
  • Rothstein rejoins Heat as assistant
  • No. 16 Florida has history on its side against Kentucky
  • FSU and Clemson QBs both off to slow starts