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Seattle Seahawks owner Paul Allen, left, talks with Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll, right, before an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Seattle.

Seahawks owner Allen to fund brain injury research

Researchers at the Allen Institute for Brain Science and the University of Washington will examine donated brains to look for links between head injuries and later health problems

Gonzaga coach Mark Few watches his team during the first half of a West Coast Conference tournament NCAA college basketball game against Loyola Marymount on Saturday, March 9, 2013, in Las Vegas. Gonzaga won 66-48.

Gonzaga vs. WSU: In-state hoops teams clash

The 3-and-0 Bulldogs have just climbed to number-12 in the “USA Today” rankings.

Seattle Sounders supporters wave a giant flag before an MLS soccer match against the New England Revolution, Saturday, April 13, 2013, in Seattle.

Sounders re-sign Evans

The 28-year-old ranks third in club history in games played, games started, goals and assists.

Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) celebrates after scoring in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, in Dallas. The Mavericks won 105-99.

Trail Blazers beat Bucks 91-82, win 8th straight

LaMarcus Aldridge scored 21 points to pace the Blazers. Former Blaine High School star Luke Ridnour scored 13 points to lead the Bucks.

Washington's C.J. Wilcox, center, dribbles the ball against Washington State in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, March 3, 2013, in Seattle.

Huskies head to NYC

The Dawgs play the Hoosiers Thursday on KPUG. Coverage begins at 5:30pm.

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WSU seniors prepare for final home game

This year’s seniors are enjoying a season in which the Cougars are 5-5 and one victory away from qualifying for a bowl game. They host Utah on Saturday.

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400-pound running back a sight to behold

Video of White Swan’s Tony Picard rumbling runs has drawn more than 2 million views on YouTube.

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WWU rallies from 19 down to beat BYU Hawaii

Guard Richard Woodworth scores 22 as No.7 Vikings get 29th straight at home

Vancouver Canucks goalie Roberto Luongo stops a shot by the San Jose Sharks during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, in San Jose, Calif.

Huberdeau lifts Panthers over Canucks 3-2 in SO

Jonathan Huberdeau scored the only goal in a shootout to lift the Florida Panthers over the slumping Vancouver Canucks

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.

Seahawks edge Broncos in AP Pro32 power rankings

The Seattle Seahawks moved back on top of the AP Pro32 power rankings, edging out Denver despite the Broncos’ victory over previously unbeaten Kansas City.

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Miller has 31 saves, Canucks beat Blues 4-1

Vancouver Canucks' Henrik Sedin (33), of Sweden, talks with Alexander Edler (23), of Sweden, during a timeout in the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Phoenix Coyotes Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. The Coyotes defeated the Canucks 1-0.

Vancouver snaps 2 game losing skid with win over St. Louis

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Manning, Sanders lead Broncos past Chargers 35-21

FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2014 file photo, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning calls an audible at the line of scrimmage against the San Diego Chargers in the second quarter of an NFL divisional playoff football game in Denver. Folks who watched the Broncos' NFL playoff win over the San Diego Chargers on television Sunday couldn't help but notice how often, and loudly, Manning used the code word "Omaha" as he barked signals. Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce president and CEO David Brown said he wants to explore the possibility of hiring Manning, one of the sporting world's top pitchmen, to shoot a promotional ad for Omaha.

Peyton Manning threw 3TD passes - all to Emmanuel Sanders - as the Broncos knocked off the Chargers Thursday Night

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Steve Nash ruled out for season with back injury

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The Lakers and Nash announced their decision Thursday, less than a week before the start of the 40-year-old Nash's 19th NBA season.

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WWU: Men’s soccer team & volleyball crew victorious

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Vikings score twice in less than two minutes midway through first half to win for the fifth time in their last six games, improving to 7-6-1 overall and 5-4-1 in GNAC play.