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Huskies fall to Tennessee at WCWS

Dawgs face Michigan Sunday at 12:30pm

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WWU’s V8 places second in repechage heat, advances to Sunday’s grand final

Vikings keep team title hopes alive as three seconds separate top three shells

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Several Seahawks in Top 100 of 2013

NFL Network continues countdown to Top 100 Players of the year.

Basketball

Storm’s Thompson to retire after season

The WNBA’s all-time leading scorer to wrap up career.

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Sounders Square Off With Chivas

Sounders look to rebound on the road after big loss Sunday.

Basketball

Sale of Sacramento Kings finalized

The sale price equates to an NBA-record.

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Local prep sports roundup

High school spring sports recognition and former Whatcom County athletes continuing their careers.

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WWU athletes raise money for Relay for Life

Every varsity team participated in the relay.

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Hernandez, Mariners down Padres

M’s hit 5 dingers, Nick Franklin goes deep twice.

Dawgs

Johnson retires from UW football due to wrist injury

Four other Dawgs granted their release.

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Carr’s 3 TD’s lead Raiders past Seahawks

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Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) passes against the Detroit Lions during the second half of an NFL preseason football game in Oakland, Calif., Friday, Aug. 15, 2014.

Rookie Derek Carr threw three touchdown passes to make a case he should be Oakland's starting quarterback, and the Raiders wrapped up the preseason with a 41-31 victory Thursday night over the Seattle Seahawks.

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Djokovic advances at U.S. Open

Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, returns a shot against Paul-Henri Mathieu, of France, during the second round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in New York.

Top men's seed Novak Djokovic also had an easy time winning his second round match. He rolled to a 6-1, 6-3, 6-love, rout of Frenchman Paul-Henri Mathieu.

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WWU women rally for 3-2 exhibition win at Trinity Western

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WWU completes its three pre-season exhibition schedule Saturday (6 p.m.), playing host to University of Calgary.

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Adrian Peterson ‘would love to retire as a Viking’

In this Aug. 16, 2014, photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson (28) warms up before a NFL preseason football game against the Arizona Cardinals in Minneapolis.Millions of people using the top three fantasy football platforms have generated three different answers to the question of that top draft pick. Yahoo says LeSean McCoy of Philadelphia. ESPN says Adrian Peterson. CBS Sports says it’s Jamaal Charles of Kansas City.

Adrian Peterson is reiterating that he hopes to remain in Minnesota until he retires in response to a report that he reached out to Jerry Jones about playing for the Dallas Cowboys this summer.

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USC backup quits, accuses Sarkisian of racism

Southern California cornerback Anthony Brown shakes hands with a Notre Dame player following the 14-10 Notre Dame victory in a game Saturday Oct. 19, 2013 in South Bend, Ind.

Running back Anthony Brown has quit Southern California's football team, and coach Steve Sarkisian was stunned by Brown's apparent accusations of racism against him on social media.