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Clint Dempsey holds up a Seattle Sounders jersey after he was introduced as the newest player for the MLS soccer team, Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, in Seattle. Dempsey previously played for Tottenham Hotspur in the English Premier League. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Sounders and Fulham complete loan for Dempsey

U.S. national team captain Clint Dempsey will be returning to Fulham on a two-month loan from the Seattle Sounders

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Seattle falters in 2nd chance to win division

Arizona’s 17-10 victory on Sunday pushed Seattle’s attempt to win the NFC West and wrap up home-field advantage in the conference to the final week of the regular season

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Cards snap Seahawks’ 14-game winning streak

The Seattle Seahawks’ 14-game home winning streak was snapped by the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday.

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WWU suffers second straight loss

Western Washington University lost 86-69 to Tarleton State University on Sunday at the 2013 South Point Holiday Hoops Classic.

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No.10 UConn beats Washington

No. 10 Connecticut looked like it was in danger of losing to a Pac-12 team for the second straight game.

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Canucks edge Jets

Christopher Tanev scored the tiebreaking goal midway through the third period and Vancouver edged Winnipeg, 2-1, for their sixth straight victory at home.

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Lillard leads Portland past New Orleans

Damian Lillard finished with 29 points to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to a 110-107 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans.

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UTEP blasts WSU

Vince Hunter scored 15 points, as four players scored in double figures to help UTEP beat Washington State.

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Colorado State shocks Washington State

Colorado State overcame a 22-point deficit to beat Washington State 48-45 on Saturday in the New Mexico Bowl.

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Towson beats E.Washington

Towson (13-2) took over on its 29 with 1:35 left in the game and went 71 yards for the winning points.

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Graham Trucking takes the Albert Lee Appliance Cup title despite finishing 2nd

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J. Michael Kelly drives the Graham Trucking H1 Unlimited Hydroplane boat to a first place finish on Lake Washington, Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, in Seattle, in the Albert Lee Appliance Seafair Cup in the annual Seafair hydroplane races. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

J. Michael Kelly, the driver of the Graham Trucking hydroplane, was awarded the Albert Lee Appliance Cup title despite finishing in second place behind Jimmy Shane and the Oh Boy! Oberto! boat.

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Ronda Rousey biopic in the works

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Paramount executives have picked up the rights to the 28-year-old's autobiography.

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Daily fantasy sports land in gambling industry crosshairs

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Each year millions of Americans draft virtual sports teams online and enter real-money competitions that last only a few hours.

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DeSean Jackson says no one can stop him not even Darrelle Revis or Richard Sherman

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"I don't think no on can guard me. It's how I feel about myself. I don't feel no one can stop me. You can get Darrelle Revis, Richard Sherman - whoever you want to get."

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Judge: St. Louis residents don’t need vote on stadium funds

In this Sept. 26, 2013 file photo, fans watch during the third quarter of an NFL football game between the St. Louis Rams and the San Francisco 49ers at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. Pro football may have a firm foothold as America’s game, but in baseball-mad St. Louis the NFL is decidedly second fiddle. The St. Louis Cardinals can anticipate a red army at Busch Stadium for Game 5 of the World Series. Eight blocks away at the antiseptic Edward Jones Dome, the Monday Night Football matchup between the struggling St. Louis Rams and the Seattle Seahawks will likely feature a backdrop of thousands of empty seats.

The St. Louis Rams play in the Edward Jones Dome, which is outdated by NFL standards. The team is weighing a move to Los Angeles