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Death of former UW star linked to cocaine

The King County Medical Examiner’s Office said Tuesday that Rogers’ death was due to a combination of cocaine and alcohol intoxication

Seattle Sounders' Eddie Johnson (7) celebrates with Brad Evans (3) and Jhon Kennedy Hurtado (34) after they defeated the Colorado Rapids 2-0 on goals from Evans and Johnson in a knockout-round match in the MLS Cup soccer playoffs on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, in Seattle. The Sounders will advance to the Western Conference semifinals Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, for a first of two aggregate match against the Portland Timbers.

DC United acquires Eddie Johnson from Seattle

The 29-year-old Johnson has led the Sounders in scoring the past two seasons

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Seahawks unanimous for top AP Pro32

The Seattle Seahawks drew every first-place vote in the AP Pro32 power rankings from a nationwide panel of media members who cover the NFL.

Gonzaga’s Kevin Pangos (4) celebrates with Kyle Dranginis (3) during the second half of an NCAA basketball game against New Mexico State, in Spokane, Wash., on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.

Gonzaga improves National Ranking

The Bulldogs are tied with Baylor for the 15th spot in the “USA Today” men’s basketball poll.

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Seahawks’ Wilson breaks records

Wilson is the only quarterback in NFL history to win 23 games in his first two NFL seasons

In this Sept. 8, 2013 file photo, Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll, left, talks with quarterback Russell Wilson before an NFL football game against the Carolina Panthers in Charlotte, N.C. The Seahawks are scheduled to play the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013.

Shutout win has Seattle on cusp of wrapping up NFC

Seahawks will get their chance to wrap up the NFC West and home-field advantage in the postseason in Week 16 if they can beat Arizona.

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EWU’s Kupp wins Jerry Rice Award

Eagles wide receiver Cooper Kupp is the FCS national freshman of the year. Kupp has 85 receptions, 1,567 receiving yards and 21 touchdown catches.

Seattle Sounders players including goalkeeper Michael Gspurning, third from top left, and Clint Dempsey, second from top right, pose for the traditional team portrait before an MLS soccer match against the Los Angeles Galaxy, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Seattle.

Sounders re-sign defender Leo Gonzalez

Gonzalez is one of seven remaining players from the club’s first season as an MLS team.

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Washington State runs away from Pepperdine 78-61

Royce Woolridge had a season high 20 points and freshmen Que Johnson added 14 to help lead WSU to victory

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman (25) greets teammate Marshawn Lynch (24) after Lynch scored a touchdown against the Arizona Cardinals during the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz.

Manning throws five picks as Seahawks blank Giants

The Seattle Seahawks had a most enjoyable trip to MetLife Stadium. It may not be their last visit there this season.

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Rockets host Portland in first-round of playoffs

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Houston Rockets center Omer Asik, right, from Turkey, reaches in on Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Friday, April 5, 2013.

Portland returns to the playoffs for the first time since 2011. Tip-off is schedule for 6:30pm Sunday.

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Lee Westwood wins Malaysian Open

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Westwood led from start to finish in the co-sanctioned European and Asian Tour event that he also won in 1997.

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Martins’ goal lifts Seattle over Chivas 2-1

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Chivas played the final 16 minutes with 10 players after Marco Delgado was ejected in the 74th minute.

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Alvarez pitches Marlins past Mariners 7-0

Miami Marlins manager Mike Redmond (11) looks on in the dugout before a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Washington.

Alvarez retired the first 15 batters en route to the third complete game of his career.

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Blues beat Blackhawks 4-3 in OT, take 2-0 lead

St. Louis Blues right wing T.J. Oshie (74) waits for the face off during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Detroit Red Wings in Detroit, Friday, Feb. 1, 2013.

Mount Vernon native T.J. Oshie returns to the ice for St. Louis after missing the last three games due to an upper-body injury.