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

Evans, Johnson lead Sounders over Rapids

Seattle Sounders got the win over the Colorado Rapids in the MLS Western Conference knockout playoff game Wednesday

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.

Red Wings slip past Canucks 2-1

Tomas Tatar scored late in the second period and the Detroit Red Wings defeated the Vancouver Canucks.

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Western Washington University Viking Jam

Austin Bragg wins dunk contest and the Women edge men 45-44 in 3-point contestat at Viking Jam.

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice looks for the call against the Arizona Cardinals during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz.

Seahawks place WR Rice on injured reserve

To fill the roster spot, the Seahawks elevated wideout Ricardo Lockette to the active roster and signed wide receiver Josh Lenz to the practice squad.

Washington wide receiver Kasen Williams (2) is tackled by Arizona State defensive back Robert Nelson during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, in Tempe, Ariz.

Williams out 2-4 months for Washington

Washington coach Steve Sarkisian announced the timeline on Williams after practice on Wednesday

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Wedge interviews for Cubs managerial job

Wedge spent seven years as skipper of the Indians and the last three with the Mariners.

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Report: Tim Wallach to interview for Mariners managerial job

The report cites 4 other candidates for the Mariners job after former skipper Eric Wedge decided not to return when his contract expired after the 2013 season.

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Chiefs, Seahawks share 1st place in AP poll

The Denver Broncos were a close third after rallying to romp past Washington on Sunday

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NASCAR driver Biffle sorry for not talking to Johnson in private

Vancouver, Washington native Greg Biffle says he plans to apologize to Jimmie Johnson for how he handled his displeasure with the five-time champion at Martinsville

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.

Seattle, Colorado set for meeting at CenturyLink

Slumping Sounders say they’re ready for playoffs as they host the Colorado Rapids.

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AP sources: Texas fires coach Barnes after 17 years

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The NCAA logo is on the court as work continues at The Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, March 18, 2015, for the NCAA college basketball second and third round game. Second round games start on Thursday.

Texas has fired coach Rick Barnes after 17 seasons, people with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press.

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WWU bounces back with victories over UC San Diego and San Francisco State

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The Vikings bounced back with a pair of 5-4 wins over UC San Diego and San Francisco State in second-day action Saturday at the Cal State Stanislaus Tournament of Champions.

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Donigian runs nation’s fastest NCAA II 100 at Texas Relays

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Western Washington University men's sprinter Alex Donigian ran the fastest 100 meters nationally in NCAA Division II this season with a 10.27 clocking in at the Texas Relays

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Gonzaga’s 1st regional final in 16 years vs top-seeded Duke

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This is the 17th consecutive NCAA trip for the No. 2 seed Bulldogs (35-2), but their first regional final since 1999. Their only previous games against Duke are two regular-season losses.

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Seahawks QB Russell Wilson works out with Texas Rangers

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Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson reaches up to grab a throw as he works out with the Texas Rangers during spring training baseball practice, Monday, March 3, 2014, in Surprise, Ariz.

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is spending a day with the Texas Rangers and drawing on his Super Bowl experience to deliver a message to the team.