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      Fewer storms will develop this afternoon as drier air arrives in the Tampa Bay area. There's just a 20% chance of a late-day shower near the coast.
      A few isolated storms will develop this evening, but we won't see nearly as much rain as we saw Tuesday night. Overnight will be mostly clear and with drier air. It will also feel less muggy.
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      Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

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      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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    National Hockey League

     
                            ***** Colorado Avalanche *****
     
      Team Founded: 1972
      Team History: 1972-79         - Quebec Nordiques (WHA)
                    1979-95         - Quebec Nordiques (NHL)
                    1995-Present    - Colorado Avalanche
     
      Team Colors: Steel Blue, Burgundy, Silver & White
     
      Arena Address: Pepsi Center
                     100 Chopper Place
                     Denver, CO 80204
                     (303) - 405-8555
     
      Opened: October 2, 1999
      First Official Game: October 6, 1999, 2-1 loss against Toronto Maple Leafs
      Arena Capacity: 18,129
     
      Owner: E. Stanley Kroenke
      Executive Vice President of Hockey Operations: Joe Sakic
      General Manager: Greg Sherman
      Head Coach: Patrick Roy
     
                                Coaching History:
     
      Term               Coach                       Reg.Season     Playoff
      1979-80            Jacques Demers               25- 44-11
      1980-81            Maurice Filion                1-  3- 2
                         (Released after 6 Games in 1980-81 Season)
                         Michel Bergeron              29- 29-16       2-  3
      1981-87            Michel Bergeron             224-193-63      29- 34
      1987-88            Andre Savard                 10- 13- 1
                         (Replaced after 24 Games in 1987-88 Season)
                         Ron Lapointe                 22- 30- 4
      1988-89            Ron Lapointe                 11- 20- 2
                         (Replaced after 33 Games in 1988-89 Season)
                         Jean Perron                  16- 26- 5
                         (Interim Head Coach for 47 Games in 1988-89 Season)
      1989-90            Michel Bergeron              12- 61- 7
      1990-92            Dave Chambers                19- 64-15
                         (Replaced after 18 Games in 1991-92 Season)
                         Pierre Page                  17- 34-11
      1992-94            Pierre Page                  81- 69-18       2-  4
      1994-1998          Marc Crawford               165- 88-41      31- 21
      1998-2002          Bob Hartley                 193-113-48      49- 31
                         (fired after 31 games in 2002-03 Season)
      2002-2004          Tony Granato                 72- 44-17       9-  9
      2004-2008          Joel Quenneville            131- 92-23      10- 12
      2008-2009          Tony Granato                 32- 45- 5
      2009-2013          Joe Sacco                   130-134-30       2-  4
      2013-present       Patrick Roy                  91- 53-20       3-  4
     
      Retired Numbers:
     
       3 - J.C. Tremblay
       8 - Marc Tardiff
      19 - Joe Sakic
      33 - Patrick Roy
     
      Avalanche in the Hall of Fame (8)
     
     2001 - Jari Kurri
     2004 - Ray Bourque
     2006 - Patrick Roy
     2012 - Joe Sakic, Mats Sundin
     2014 - Rob Blake, Peter Forsberg
     
                                Yearly Records:
     
                            Reg. Season                     Playoffs
       Year    Location     W   L   T   OL  PTS  Pos   Div     W  L  PCT.
      --------------------------------------------------------------------------
      WHA FRANCHISE
      1972-73 Quebec       33  40   5        71   (5)  WHA
      1973-74 Quebec       38  36   4        80   (5)  WHA
      1974-75 Quebec       46  32   0        92   (1)  WHA     8  7  .533
      1975-76 Quebec       50  27   4       104   (2)  WHA     1  4  .200
      1976-77 Quebec       47  31   3        97   (1)  WHA    12  5  .706
      1977-78 Quebec       40  37   3        83   (4)  WHA     5  6  .455
     
      NHL FRANCHISE
      1978-79 Quebec       41  34   5        87   (2)  Adams   0  4  .000
      1979-80 Quebec       25  44  11        61   (5)  Adams
      1980-81 Quebec       30  32  18        78   (4)  Adams   2  3  .400
      1981-82 Quebec       33  31  16        82   (4)  Adams   7  9  .438
      1982-83 Quebec       34  34  12        80   (4)  Adams   1  3  .250
      1983-84 Quebec       42  28  10        94   (3)  Adams   5  4  .556
      1984-85 Quebec       41  30   9        91   (2)  Adams   9  9  .500
      1985-86 Quebec       43  31   6        92   (1)  Adams   0  3  .000
      1986-87 Quebec       31  39  10        72   (4)  Adams   7  6  .538
      1987-88 Quebec       32  43   5        69   (5)  Adams
      1988-89 Quebec       27  46   7        61   (5)  Adams
      1989-90 Quebec       12  61   7        31   (5)  Adams
      1990-91 Quebec       16  50  14        46   (5)  Adams
      1991-92 Quebec       20  48  12        52   (5)  Adams
      1992-93 Quebec       47  27  10       104   (2)  Adams   2  4  .333
      1993-94 Quebec       34  42   8        76   (5)  N/East
      1994-95 Quebec*      30  13   5        65   (1)  N/East  2  4  .333
      1995-96 Colorado     47  25  10       104   (1)  Pac    16  6  .727 Champions
      1996-97 Colorado     49  24   9       107   (1)  Pac    10  7  .588
      1997-98 Colorado     39  26  17        95   (1)  Pac     3  4  .429
      1998-99 Colorado     44  28  10        98   (1)  N/West 11  8  .579
      1999-00 Colorado     42  28  11    1   96   (1)  N/West 11  6  .647
      2000-01 Colorado     52  16  10    4  118   (1)  N/West 16  7  .695 Champions
      2001-02 Colorado     45  28   8    1   99   (1)  N/West 11 10  .523
      2002-03 Colorado     42  19  13    8  105   (1)  N/West  3  4  .429
      2003-04 Colorado     40  22  13    7  100   (2)  N/West  6  5  .545
      2004-05 Colorado Season Cancelled
     
                               Reg. Season                   Playoffs
       Year    Location      W   L OTL  PTS  Pos   Div      W  L  PCT.
      ---------------------------------------------------------------
      2005-06  Colorado     43  30   9   95  (2t)  N/West   4  5 .444
      2006-07  Colorado     44  31   7   95  (4)   N/West
      2007-08  Colorado     44  31   7   95  (2)   N/West   6  7 .462
      2008-09  Colorado     32  45   5   69  (5)   N/West
      2009-10  Colorado     43  30   9   95  (2)   N/West   2  4 .333
      2010-11  Colorado     30  44   8   68  (4)   N/West
      2011-12  Colorado     41  35   6   88  (3)   N/West
      2012-13  Colorado*    16  25   7   39  (5)   N/West
      2013-14  Colorado     52  22   8  112  (1)   Cent     3  4 .429
      2014-15  Colorado     39  31  12   90  (7)   Cent
     
      * Lockout-Shortened Season
     
     
      Overall NHL Regular Season Record: 1281 - 1139 - 99 - 261
      Overall NHL Post Season Record:     137 -  122 (.529)
      Overall WHA Regular Season Record:  350 -  313 -  53 (.525)
      Overall WHA Post Season Record:      26 -   26 (.500)
     
     
     
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      Watch & Win: Ticket to the Tampa Bay Rowdies

      Updated:

      Score a family four-pack of tickets to see the Tampa Bay Rowdies!Watch back-to-back episodes of Family Feud from 6:30-7:30 p.m. between May 6-19.Watch for the announcement and be the 8th caller to win Rowdies tickets. It's time to watch and win with Great 38!Great 38  More>>

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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>>

      PARC prepares for 41st Annual Golf Tournament Video included

      PARC prepares for 41st Annual Golf Tournament PARC prepares for 41st Annual Golf Tournament
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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>>

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      • Thursday will be mostly sunny in Tampa Bay area

        Thursday will be mostly sunny in Tampa Bay area

        Wednesday, May 27 2015 3:21 PM EDT2015-05-27 19:21:57 GMT
        Fewer storms will develop this afternoon as drier air arrives in the Tampa Bay area. There's just a 20% chance of a late-day shower near the coast.
        A few isolated storms will develop this evening, but we won't see nearly as much rain as we saw Tuesday night. Overnight will be mostly clear and with drier air. It will also feel less muggy.
      • 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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