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    Exclusive look inside newly renovated Al Lang Stadium Video included

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    Great 38 News Now got an exclusive look at the newly renovated Al Lang Stadium while it was still under construction. More>>

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    PARC prepares for 41st Annual Golf Tournament Video included

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    PARC is a local non-profit organization whose goal is to turn disabilities into capabilities. They provide opportunities for children and adults with developmental disabilities to exercise their independence and experience life to the fullest.  More>>

    Trio talks about 900 mile trek across Florida Video included

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    You may remember these familiar faces. Mallory Lykes Dimmitt and Joe Guthrie stopped by Great 38 News Now in January before they set off on their 900 mile trek across the state of Florida. More>>

    News Now: JDRF is walking for a cure Video included

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    JDRF is walking for a cure. Their goal is to create a world without type 1 diabetes. To help raise awareness and funds, they are holding a 5k walk on April 11th at Amalie Arena. Nicole Johnson and Tim Rivers stopped by to fill us in and to share their stories of living with diabetes. More>>

    News Now: Morgan Auto Group Charity Polo Classic Video included

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    The Morgan Auto Group Charity Polo Classic took place on the 21st. The ladies put on their big hats and the men donned their bowties, and we raised a lot of money for Big Brothers, Big Sisters and Children's Cancer Center. This recap is brought to you by Marco's Pizza, who graciously donated $2,000 during the event. More>>

    News Now: Charity Polo Classic Video included

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    Every year, Morgan Auto Group hosts their annual Charity Polo Classic. It's an event unlike any other in this area.This year, it is taking place on March 21st and benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay and Children's Cancer Center. More>>

    Celebrating Music Education Spirit Week

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    We are celebrating kids who rock with Music Education Spirit Week! Lorri Naylor, a Lowry Elementary School teacher and a part of the Hillsborough County Elementary Music Educators Council, fills us in on the festivities.
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    USF 'Young Innovator' creates anti-bully band Video included

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    Every year, USF holds their Young Innovator Competition, encouraging kids between kindergarten and 8th grade to invent something new or improve upon something that already exists. Meet Alexis Martin, this year's winner. The Anti-Bully Band she invented is her plan to stop bullying. More>>

    Tournament to honor Spring Hill firefighter

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    In 2010, James Santella, a firefighter from Spring Hill, started having trouble putting his gear on. Shortly after, he was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.
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    Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast 'Youth of the Year'

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    Boys and Girls Clubs play a vital role in communities across the country. Here in the Bay Area, the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast serve as a safe place for local kids to learn and grow. Each year, they select somebody who promotes service to the club and shows strong moral character and academic success as their Youth of the Year. Recently, Kassindjaa Montague was given this honor. She sits down with Jenn to tell us her story. More>>

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    • Showers and storms this afternoon as front arrives in Tampa Bay

      Showers and storms this afternoon as front arrives in Tampa Bay

      Monday, April 20 2015 2:45 PM EDT2015-04-20 18:45:17 GMT
      As of 2:00 pm, there is a severe t-storm watch for Citrus, Hernando, and Pasco counties. This watch is expected to expire at 6pm, but could be extended or counties could be added. 
      As of 2:00 pm, there is a severe t-storm watch for Citrus, Hernando, and Pasco counties. This watch is expected to expire at 6pm, but could be extended or counties could be added. 
    • Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

      Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

      Wednesday, March 18 2015 11:05 AM EDT2015-03-18 15:05:08 GMT
      Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
      Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
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    NHL Playoff Matchup - NY Rangers vs. Pittsburgh

    (2) New York Rangers (45-31-6) vs. (1) Pittsburgh Penguins (51-24-7)
    Game One Friday, May 2nd - New York at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m.
    Game Two Sunday, May 4th - New York at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m.
    Game Three Monday, May 5th - Pittsburgh at New York, 7:30 p.m.
    Game Four Wednesday, May 7th - Pittsburgh at New York, 7:30 p.m.
    *Game Five Friday, May 9th - New York at Pittsburgh, TBA
    *Game Six Sunday, May 11th - Pittsburgh at New York, TBA
    *Game Seven Tuesday, May 13th - New York at Pittsburgh, TBA
    Records
    2013-14 Head-to-head record Tied 2-2 (1-1 at NY; 1-1 at Pit)
    2012-13 Head-to-head record Pittsburgh 4-1 (2-1 at NY; 2-0 at Pit)
    2011-12 Head-to-head record Pittsburgh 4-2 (2-1 at NY; 2-1 at Pit)
    2010-11 Head-to-head record New York 4-2 (1-2 at NY; 3-0 at Pit)
    Home Record New York 20-17-4; Pittsburgh 28-9-4
    Away Record New York 25-14-2; Pittsburgh 23-15-3
    Record vs. Metropolitan Division New York 16-11-3; Pittsburgh 20-8-2
    Record vs. Eastern Conference New York 31-18-5; Pittsburgh 34-14-6

    2013-2014 NHL Goals Scored Home and Away

    TeamHomeAvgAwayAvgTotalAvg
    New York Rangers1052.61132.82182.66
    Pittsburgh Penguins1353.31142.82493.04

    2013-2014 NHL Goals Allowed Home and Away

    TeamHomeAvgAwayAvgTotalAvg
    New York Rangers932.31002.41932.35
    Pittsburgh Penguins962.31112.72072.52
    2013-2014 Meetings
    11/06 - New York, 5-1 (at NY)
    12/18 - Pittsburgh, 4-3 so (at NY)
    01/03 - Pittsburgh, 5-2 (at Pit)
    02/07 - New York, 4-3 so (at Pit)
    2012-2013 Meetings
    01/20 - Pittsburgh, 6-3 (at NY)
    01/31 - Pittsburgh, 3-0 (at NY)
    03/16 - Pittsburgh, 3-0 (at Pit)
    04/03 - New York, 6-1 (at NY)
    04/05 - Pittsburgh, 2-1 so (at Pit)
    2011-2012 Meetings
    11/29 - New York, 4-3 (at NY)
    01/06 - New York, 3-1 (at Pit)
    01/19 - Pittsburgh, 4-1 (at NY)
    02/21 - Pittsburgh, 2-0 (at Pit)
    03/15 - Pittsburgh, 5-2 (at NY)
    04/05 - Pittsburgh, 5-2 (at Pit)
    2010-2011 Meetings
    11/15 - New York, 3-2 ot (at Pit)
    11/29 - Pittsburgh, 3-1 (at NY)
    12/15 - New York, 4-1 (at Pit)
    02/01 - Pittsburgh, 4-3 so (at NY)
    02/13 - New York, 5-3 (at NY)
    03/20 - New York, 5-2 (at Pit)
    2009-2010 Meetings
    10/02 - Pittsburgh, 3-2 (at Pit)
    11/28 - Pittsburgh, 8-3 (at Pit)
    11/30 - Pittsburgh, 5-2 (at NY)
    01/25 - Pittsburgh, 4-2 (at NY)
    02/12 - New York, 3-2 ot (at Pit)
    03/04 - Pittsburgh, 5-4 ot (at NY)
    2008-2009 Meetings
    10/25 - New York, 3-2 so (at NY)
    12/03 - New York, 3-2 so (at NY)
    01/05 - New York, 4-0 (at NY)
    01/18 - Pittsburgh, 3-0 (at Pit)
    01/28 - Pittsburgh, 6-2 (at Pit)
    03/28 - Pittsburgh, 4-3 (at Pit)
    2007-2008 Meetings
    10/23 - Pittsburgh, 1-0 (at Pit)
    11/08 - New York, 4-2 (at NY)
    11/17 - New York, 4-3 ot (at Pit)
    12/18 - New York, 4-0 (at NY)
    01/14 - Pittsburgh, 4-1 (at Pit)
    03/18 - New York, 5-2 (at NY)
    03/30 - Pittsburgh, 3-1 (at Pit)
    03/31 - New York, 2-1 ot (at NY)
    2006-2007 Meetings
    10/12 - Pittsburgh, 6-5 (at NY)
    11/18 - Pittsburgh, 3-1 (at Pit)
    11/25 - New York, 2-1 ot (at Pit)
    12/07 - New York, 3-2 so (at NY)
    03/01 - Pittsburgh, 4-3 so (at NY)
    03/10 - Pittsburgh, 3-2 ot (at Pit)
    03/19 - New York, 2-1 (at NY)
    04/07 - Pittsburgh, 2-1 (at Pit)
    2005-2006 Meetings
    11/07 - Pittsburgh, 3-2 (at NY)
    11/12 - New York, 6-1 (at Pit)
    12/01 - New York, 2-1 (at NY)
    12/31 - Pittsburgh, 4-3 ot (at Pit)
    01/19 - New York, 4-2 (at Pit)
    01/28 - New York, 7-1 (at NY)
    02/01 - New York, 3-1 (at NY)
    04/13 - Pittsburgh, 5-3 (at Pit)
    2003-2004 Meetings
    11/12 - New York, 6-2 (at NY)
    11/28 - New York, 4-1 (at Pit)
    01/03 - New York, 4-1 (at Pit)
    03/07 - Pittsburgh, 7-4 (at NY)
    03/21 - Pittsburgh, 4-3 ot (at Pit)
    03/23 - Pittsburgh, 5-2 (at NY)
    2002-2003 Meetings
    10/12 - Pittsburgh, 6-0 (at Pit)
    12/26 - Pittsburgh, 6-1 (at NY)
    01/11 - New York, 3-1 (at Pit)
    02/14 - New York, 1-0 (at NY)
    03/26 - Pittsburgh, 3-1 (at NY)
    2001-2002 Meetings
    11/17 - Pittsburgh, 1-0 ot (at Pit)
    01/05 - Pittsburgh, 4-1 (at Pit)
    02/10 - New York, 4-3 (at NY)
    03/09 - Pittsburgh, 3-2 ot (at Pit)
    04/08 - New York, 3-2 (at NY)
    Game Notes
    Note - The Rangers snapped a two-game series losing streak on 02/07/14.
    Note - Pittsburgh has won three of five and 10 of the last 13 meetings.
    Note - Pittsburgh has won 11 of 18 and 12 of the last 20 meetings.
    Note - Pittsburgh has won 13 of 22 and 20 of the last 30 meetings.
    Note - The Rangers snapped a five-game series road losing streak on 02/07/14.
    Note - The Rangers have won six of their last 11 at Pittsburgh.
    Note - The Rangers have lost 12 of 18 and 15 of their last 22 at Pittsburgh.
    Note - Pittsburgh snapped a two-game series road losing streak on 12/18/13.
    Note - Pittsburgh has won five of seven and 10 of its last 14 at the Rangers.
    Note - Pittsburgh has lost 12 of its last 22 at the Rangers.
    New York last 10 games Pittsburgh last 10 games
    04/08 - W vs. Carolina, 4-1 04/06 - W at Colorado, 3-2 SO
    04/10 - W vs. Buffalo, 2-1 04/09 - W vs. Detroit, 4-3 SO
    04/12 - L at Montreal, 0-1 OT 04/12 - L vs. Philadelphia, 3-4 OT
    04/17 - W vs. Philadelphia, 4-1 (POFF) 04/13 - L vs. Ottawa, 2-3 SO
    04/20 - L vs. Philadelphia, 2-4 (POFF) 04/16 - W vs. Columbus, 4-3 (POFF)
    04/22 - W at Philadelphia, 4-1 (POFF) 04/19 - L vs. Columbus, 3-4 2OT (POFF)
    04/25 - L at Philadelphia, 1-2 (POFF) 04/21 - W at Columbus, 4-3 (POFF)
    04/27 - W vs. Philadelphia, 4-2 (POFF) 04/23 - L at Columbus, 3-4 OT (POFF)
    04/29 - L at Philadelphia, 2-5 (POFF) 04/26 - W vs. Columbus, 3-1 (POFF)
    04/30 - W vs. Philadelphia, 2-1 (POFF) 04/28 - W at Columbus, 4-3 (POFF)
    Game Notes
    Note - All statistics are regular season except where noted.
    Note - * - If necessary.

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      Exclusive look inside newly renovated Al Lang Stadium Video included

      Updated:

      Great 38 News Now got an exclusive look at the newly renovated Al Lang Stadium while it was still under construction. More>>

      • Great Stuff

      PARC prepares for 41st Annual Golf Tournament Video included

      PARC prepares for 41st Annual Golf Tournament PARC prepares for 41st Annual Golf Tournament
      Updated:

      PARC is a local non-profit organization whose goal is to turn disabilities into capabilities. They provide opportunities for children and adults with developmental disabilities to exercise their independence and experience life to the fullest.  More>>

      Trio talks about 900 mile trek across Florida Video included

      Updated:

      You may remember these familiar faces. Mallory Lykes Dimmitt and Joe Guthrie stopped by Great 38 News Now in January before they set off on their 900 mile trek across the state of Florida. More>>

      News Now: JDRF is walking for a cure Video included

      Updated:

      JDRF is walking for a cure. Their goal is to create a world without type 1 diabetes. To help raise awareness and funds, they are holding a 5k walk on April 11th at Amalie Arena. Nicole Johnson and Tim Rivers stopped by to fill us in and to share their stories of living with diabetes. More>>

      News Now: Morgan Auto Group Charity Polo Classic Video included

      Updated:

      The Morgan Auto Group Charity Polo Classic took place on the 21st. The ladies put on their big hats and the men donned their bowties, and we raised a lot of money for Big Brothers, Big Sisters and Children's Cancer Center. This recap is brought to you by Marco's Pizza, who graciously donated $2,000 during the event. More>>

      News Now: Charity Polo Classic Video included

      Updated:

      Every year, Morgan Auto Group hosts their annual Charity Polo Classic. It's an event unlike any other in this area.This year, it is taking place on March 21st and benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay and Children's Cancer Center. More>>

      Celebrating Music Education Spirit Week

      Updated:

      We are celebrating kids who rock with Music Education Spirit Week! Lorri Naylor, a Lowry Elementary School teacher and a part of the Hillsborough County Elementary Music Educators Council, fills us in on the festivities.
      More>>

      USF 'Young Innovator' creates anti-bully band Video included

      Updated:

      Every year, USF holds their Young Innovator Competition, encouraging kids between kindergarten and 8th grade to invent something new or improve upon something that already exists. Meet Alexis Martin, this year's winner. The Anti-Bully Band she invented is her plan to stop bullying. More>>

      Tournament to honor Spring Hill firefighter

      Updated:

      In 2010, James Santella, a firefighter from Spring Hill, started having trouble putting his gear on. Shortly after, he was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.
      More>>

      Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast 'Youth of the Year'

      Updated:

      Boys and Girls Clubs play a vital role in communities across the country. Here in the Bay Area, the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast serve as a safe place for local kids to learn and grow. Each year, they select somebody who promotes service to the club and shows strong moral character and academic success as their Youth of the Year. Recently, Kassindjaa Montague was given this honor. She sits down with Jenn to tell us her story. More>>

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      • Showers and storms this afternoon as front arrives in Tampa Bay

        Showers and storms this afternoon as front arrives in Tampa Bay

        Monday, April 20 2015 2:45 PM EDT2015-04-20 18:45:17 GMT
        As of 2:00 pm, there is a severe t-storm watch for Citrus, Hernando, and Pasco counties. This watch is expected to expire at 6pm, but could be extended or counties could be added. 
        As of 2:00 pm, there is a severe t-storm watch for Citrus, Hernando, and Pasco counties. This watch is expected to expire at 6pm, but could be extended or counties could be added. 
      • Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

        Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

        Wednesday, March 18 2015 11:05 AM EDT2015-03-18 15:05:08 GMT
        Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
        Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
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