BOXING: SATURDAY NIGHT BRAWL III
Crowd-favorite boxers Iron Alvarez, Sonny Duversonne, Tracy Smith, James Taylor, Joseph Fernandez and Josue Loyola return for Saturday Night Brawl III at the Yuengling Center. $10-$125. 7:30 p.m. Saturday. 4202 E Fowler Ave., Tampa. Toll-free 1-800-745-3000. yuenglingcenter.com.
FISHING: TAMPA BAYSLAM
Reel something in at Tampa BaySlam, a five-species catch-and-release tournament focusing on the waterways surrounding downtown Tampa. Benefits the Tampa Bay Maritime Scholarship Foundation, Tampa Bay Watch and the Seafarer’s Center. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday. Leaving from the Tampa Convention Center, 333 S Franklin St. Entry starts at $2,500 for a team of four. porttb.com.
LIGHTNING: WATCH PARTY
While the Tampa Bay Lightning are on the road, don your team finery and join ThunderBug to watch the Bolts battle the New York Islanders on the big screen. There will be contests and prizes. No cover; food and drink additional. 6 p.m. Friday. Garrison Tavern, 505 Water St., Tampa. (813) 204-6390. TV/radio: Fox Sports Sun; 970-AM.