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Dakari Johnson #44 of the Kentucky Wildcats drives against Darius Carter #12 of the Wichita State Shockers. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: March Sadness Ends Cinderella Story

We’re being told this is a classic tournament, with juggernauts about to collide like meteors over Texas, and a classic Final Four in store for us. Depends on your view of classic. Does an Arizona – Florida Finals sound unprecedented? Is that must-see TV?

03/27/2014

Will Yeguete #15 of the Florida Gators (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Five Things: Life On The Bubble And Selection Sunday

A great weekend of hoops culminated in Sunday’s selection show. With the field set, the real madness can begin.

03/17/2014

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Best Spring Break Destinations For Students On A Budget

College students on a budget may still find discount travel packages to spring break destinations like South Padre Island, Daytona Beach and Panama City.

03/04/2014

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All Things Travel: Spring Training Business

Under the stands at the new JetBlue Park where the Red Sox are now training, a couple of old-fashion promotions are getting a tryout.

03/01/2014

Gary Lapierre

Isn’t It Amazing? Can’t We All Just Get Along !!!

I make the statement that I prefer to be in Florida during the winter months and a couple of knuckleheads touch off an argument on global warming.

02/25/2014

Red Sox DH David Ortiz gives his bat and batting gloves to Japanese comedian Hironari Yamazaki at the team's Spring Training facilities in Fort Myers, Florida. (Screen grab from WBZ-TV)

Ortiz Makes New Friend In Japanese Comedian Hironari Yamazaki

David Ortiz is always having a little bit of fun, but the Red Sox slugger took it to a whole new level on Sunday morning.

02/24/2014

Red Sox DH David Ortiz. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Roche’s Spring Training Blog: Ortiz Using Contract As Motivation

WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche checked in with 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich from Fort Myers on Wednesday morning, where there’s plenty of chatter about David Ortiz and recent comments on his contract (again).

02/19/2014

Kona, Hawaii (credit, Thinkstock)

Best Places In America For A Tropical Christmas

Americans hoping to escape winter weather can enjoy a tropical Christmas in Hawaii or Florida at places such as Honolulu, Lahaina, Waikiki and Key West.

12/10/2013

Aaron Hernandez. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Aaron Hernandez Takes Fifth In Florida Lawsuit

Lawyers for Aaron Hernandez say their client won’t answer accusations in a federal lawsuit filed by a man who says the former star NFL tight end shot him in the face outside a Miami strip club.

11/27/2013

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Six Charged With Stealing $38,000 Of Copper From Mass. Wind Turbine

Six people are facing charges after State Troopers say they stole $38,000-worth of copper wire stolen from a wind turbine in Florida, Massachusetts.

11/22/2013

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