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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.

Pacioretty, Canadiens down Canucks

Max Pacioretty started the scoring early in the first period as the Montreal Canadiens defeated the Vancouver Canucks 4-1 at Rogers Arena.

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No.2 Vikings defeat Seattle Pacific, 2-1

Nationally ranked Western Washington University took a big step toward a second straight Great Northwest Athletic Conference regular-season title on Saturday, defeating Seattle Pacific University, 2-1.

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No.7 WWU takes just three games for win at Western Oregon

Western Washington University swept Western Oregon University 25-22, 25-14, 25-14.

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota (8) runs with the ball during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against Tennessee in Eugene, Ore., Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013. Oregon won 59-14.

#2 Oregon, Mariota spoil Game Day for #16 Washington

Oregon would have nothing to do with an upset in Montlake, Ducks upend Dawgs 45-24

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E.Washington defense stymies North Dakota

Eastern Washington pulled away from North Dakota for a 35-14 win in a Big Sky Conference game Saturday.

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Bellingham Blazers rout Fort Vancouver

Blazers win 17-0 over the Fort Vancouver Vipers in NPHL action.

Vancouver Canucks' Jason Garrison (5) celebrates his goal alongside Alexander Edler (23) and teammates on the bench during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the San Jose Sharks on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, in San Jose, Calif.

Canucks’ Edler suspended 3 games

The Vancouver defenseman is suspended three games without pay for an illegal check to the head of Sharks forward Tomas Hertl.

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Henry Blanco to test free agency

Seattle Mariners catcher Henry Blanco has refused an outright assignment to the minors and elected to test free agency.

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Ex-NFL player Reggie Rogers arrested in Seattle

Former University of Washington defensive lineman Reggie Rogers has pleaded not guilty in Seattle Municipal Court to a domestic violence assault charge

FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2011, file photo, taken with a fisheyelens, the Seattle Seahawks and Atlanta Falcons play during an NFL football game at CenturyLink Field in Seattle. Opened in 2002, the stadium's signature roof canopies and rainbow-like trusses hang over the field to protect most of the seats and trap in the crowd noise.

Chiefs fans aim to break Seahawks’ noise record

Chiefs will try to break the Seahawks’ record when they host the Oakland Raiders on Sunday

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The Islanders swapped minor league forwards with Vancouver

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New York Islanders left wing Cory Conacher (89) moves the puck away from San Jose Sharks defensemen Justin Braun (61) and Marc-Edouard Vlasic (44) in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Uniondale, N.Y., Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014.

The Islanders also acquired forward Tyler Kennedy from San Jose for a conditional 2016 third-round pick, and swapped minor league forwards with Vancouver, exchanging Cory Conacher for Dustin Jeffrey.

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Harrington wins the Honda Classic in a playoff

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Padraig Harrington poses for photographers after winning the Honda Classic golf tournament, Monday, March 2, 2015, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Harrington defeated Daniel Berger in a two hole playoff.

Padraig Harrington captured his first PGA Tour title in more than six years on Monday when he birdied the final hole in regulation and then beat 21-year-old rookie Daniel Berger on the second hole of a playoff.

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Jordan, 2 other NBA owners join Forbes’ billionaire list

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Basketball legend Michael Jordan smokes a cigar while watching the fourball match on the first day of the Ryder Cup golf tournament, at Gleneagles, Scotland, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014.

Michael Jordan and two other NBA owners have joined Forbes' annual list of the world's billionaires.

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Seahawks reportedly sign linebacker Mister Alexander

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Carolina Panthers' Gary Barnidge (82) is tackled by Houston Texans' Mister Alexander (54) during the first half of a NFL preseason football game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012.

Alexander was an undrafted free agent in 2011. He played 14 games for the Texans in 2011-2012.

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Little known Tyler Harvey the national leader in D1 scoring

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Eastern Washington's Tyler Harvey, in air, celebrates with his teammates following an NCAA college basketball game against Indiana Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Bloomington, Ind. Eastern Washington won the game 88-86.

Tyler Harvey is mostly an unknown name outside of those in the Big Sky Conference but will go into the final week of the regular season as the leading scorer in all of Division I basketball.