Mari Faiello, Times Staff Writer

Mari Faiello

Times Staff Writer

Mari Faiello is a 2019 Tampa Bay Times intern.

Bucs uniforms rank among NFL’s worst

Even in time, the Bucs' uniforms haven't gotten easier to look at. [Nike]
“These uniforms are bad, but at least they’re unique,” says Sporting News

Lightning announce pre-season schedule

ALLIE GOULDING  |   TimesThe Dave Andreychuk statue, holding the Stanley Cup, outside Amalie Arena on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. The banners will be taken down on Thursday. Tampa Bay Lightning's postseason came to an end when they lost against the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-7 in game four on Tuesday, April 16, 2019.
The pre-season schedule includes four games on the road and three games on home ice.

'The Office’ lovers Jenna Fischer and John Krasinski are foes in Stanley Cup Final

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‘The Office’ couple has taken their feud to Twitter for the entire series between the St. Louis Blues and Boston Bruins.

Four things to know about NASCAR driver Chase Cabre

Thonotosassa native and Armwood High graduate Chase Cabre celebrates his first win in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series. Photo by Nigel Kinrade.
The 22-year-old Thonotosassa native won his first K&N Pro Series race at Memphis on Sunday.

Lightning’s Adam Erne earns a role with physicality

Lightning left wing Adam Erne (73) checks Los Angeles Kings defenseman Paul LaDue (2) into the glass during a February match at Amalie Arena. Erne added physicality to a team desperately seeking it. [DIRK SHADD   |   Times]
Tampa Bay wanted a big body to bang on opponents. Erne capably met the need.