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Lynden Lions top 2A football poll

4 Whatcom County football teams in AP Poll. Lions number 1 in 2A ranks

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Former UW coach Don James to begin chemotherapy

The 80-year-old James coached at Washington from 1975-1992 and led the Huskies to a share of the 1991 national championship.

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Process in place to find new Western A.D.

National firm in charge of search

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Seahawks tweak practice squad

Seahawks add former New York Giants defensive end to 8-man practice squad.

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Sounders’ Martins honored by MLS

Sounders forward Obafemi Martins is the MLS Player of the Week

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Mariners minor leaguer suspended for 50 games

M’s minor league pitcher Forrest Snow has been suspended following a second positive drug test

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Western athletes rake in weekly awards

McCarty, Lutz and Hutchinson recognized by conference

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More rest for Felix’s strained oblique

M’s ace isn’t ready to return yet

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Okung probably won’t play against Jacksonville

Pro Bowler injured toe against 49ers

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Pac-12 reprimands officials in Wisconsin-ASU game

PAC-12 Commissioner Larry Scott – “After a thorough review, we have determined that the officials fell short of the high standard in which Pac-12 games should be managed.”

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Sox rally for 6-5 win over O’s on Sunday Night Baseball

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Jonny Gomes hit a three-run homer for the Red Sox, who overcame a 5-0 deficit and improved to 4-5 in Fenway Park where they went 53-28 last season

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Miami scores 2 in the 8th to sweep Seattle

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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.

Adeiny Hechavarria hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the eighth inning after an instant replay went in Miami's favor and the Marlins beat the Seattle Mariners 3-2 to complete a three-game sweep.

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Broncos to gather for 1st time since Super Bowl flop

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The AFC champs aim to use that 43-8 shellacking by Seattle as motivation for 2014 starting Monday when they gather for the start of offseason workouts.

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Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, wrongly convicted of murder, dead

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The boxer's imprisonment, and battle to free him, are immortalized in the Bob Dylan song "Hurricane" and the film of the same name, starring Denzel Washington.

yesterday in Local Sports

Rockets host Portland in first-round of playoffs

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.