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Washington’s Sankey plans to enter NFL draft

Sankey’s father, Chris, confirmed his son’s decision in a text message to The Associated Press on Monday. ESPN first reported Sankey’s decision. Sankey has not yet decided on an agent.


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Evans, Holiday lead Pelicans past Blazers 110-108

GUERRY SMITH, Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tyreke Evans hit a pull-up jumper from 17 feet with 1.2 seconds…

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Flyers rally to tie, top Canucks 4-3 in shootout

Vinny Lecavalier scored the only goal in the shootout for the Philadelphia Flyers, who rallied to tie the game in the final minute of regulation and beat the Vancouver Canucks

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Gonzaga G Bell out with broken hand

Gonzaga’s starting shooting guard has been diagnosed with a broken hand and is out indefinitely, according to head coach Mark Few.

New University of Washington head football coach Chris Petersen poses for a photo at Husky Stadium after being officially introduced, Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, in Seattle. Petersen formerly was head coach at Boise State.

Petersen announces coaching staff at Washington

Petersen has announced his first coaching staff with the Huskies with much of his Boise State staff joining him in Seattle.

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Former Slam all-star Hafford signs with Australian team

The former Lynden Christian product has signed a contract with the Mandurah Magic of Australia’s State Basketball League

The attendance at an MLS soccer match between the Seattle Sounders and the Los Angeles Galaxy is announced, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Seattle. The Sounders set the record for highest average attendance of any MLS club during the 2013 season.

Sounders to host Tottenham in summer friendly

The match will take place on July 19, less than a week after the conclusion of the World Cup.

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Seferian-Jenkins and Tuiasosopo leaving U-Dub

ASJ going pro, Tui joining Sark’s staff at USC

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NFL announces Wild-Card and Divisional Round dates and times

The No. 1 seed and NFC West champion Seattle Seahawks will next play on Saturday, January 11th at CenturyLink Field.

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Eastern Washington’s Kupp to return for senior season

Eastern Washington wide receiver Cooper Kupp

Kupp caught 114 passes for 1,642 yards and 19 touchdowns this season.

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Sleeping Santa makes Christmas pics a snap


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