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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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Wimbledon: Defending champ Kvitova upset, Federer advances

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic makes a return to Kurumi Nara of Japan during their singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Thursday July 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

Madison Keys and Caroline Wozniacki also posted victories on the women's side.

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Bye bye Blazers: LaMarcus Aldridge chooses the San Antonio Spurs

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.

The Dallas native says on Twitter, "I'm happy to say I'm going home to Texas and will be a Spur!! I'm excited to join the team and be close to my family and friends."

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Mears’ first MLS goal lifts Sounders past United, 1-0

Seattle Sounders supporters in a crowd of nearly 40,000 hold up scarves at the start of an an MLS soccer match against the New England Revolution, Sunday, March 8, 2015, in Seattle.

The Sounders (10-7-2) snapped a three-game losing streak and climbed into a tie with Vancouver atop the Western Conference.

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Bells win third series opener against Kitsap 4-0

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The Bells are in first place at 16 - 9.

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Mariners hit 4 HR’s in win over A’s

Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz follows the flight of his three-run home run off Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Brad Boxberger during the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Mariners' Chris Taylor, and Robinson Cano also scored on the hit. The Mariners won the game 3-0.

The Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 9-5 Friday night for their third win in four games.