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Storm top Mercury; Griner hurt

the Seattle Storm win 80-65 over the Phoenix Mercury Tuesday night at US Airways Center

Clint Dempsey holds up a Seattle Sounders jersey after he was introduced as the newest player for the MLS soccer team, Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, in Seattle. Dempsey previously played for Tottenham Hotspur in the English Premier League. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Seattle sells out Aug. 25 match vs. rival Portland

CenturyLink sellout for Clint Dempsey’s expected Sounders debut.

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Seattle’s revamped D-line ready for preseason

Seahawks have three new lineman as they start season without Irvin and Clemons

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Canucks ink first-round picks Horvat, Shinkaruk

Vancouver signs both forwards to entry-level contracts

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Bellingham United FC to join new Evergreen Premier League

The newly formed in-state league will begin play in May of 2014.

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Mariners send Wilhelmsen to AAA Tacoma; Capps recalled

in other moves Jason Bay is released and Franklin Gutierrez returns from his AAA rehab assignment.

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Former Cardinal Doucet battling for roster spot with Seahawks

Doucet one of 13 receivers with Seattle vying for playing time

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NBA suspends Trail Blazers guard

Terrel Harris out five games for violating the league’s drug policy

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Bells host non-league games Tuesday and Wednesday

Team has ground to make up on division co-leaders

Clint Dempsey holds up a Seattle Sounders jersey after he was introduced as the newest player for the MLS soccer team, Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, in Seattle. Dempsey previously played for Tottenham Hotspur in the English Premier League. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Dempsey joins Seattle in prime of his career

Dempsey signs with the Seattle Sounders as their newest designated player.

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‘Downton Abbey’ to end after season six

This photo released by PBS and Carnival Film and Television Limited shows, from left, Lesley Nicol as Mrs. Patmore, and Sophie McShera as Daisy, in a scene from season four of the Masterpiece TV series, "Downton Abbey." As it returns for its much-awaited fourth season, it remains a series about elegance, tradition and gentility, and the pressures of preserving them. The show premieres Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 9 pm ET on PBS.

Producers confirm that the next season of "Downton Abbey" will be the last.

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Fiancee of Aaron Hernandez to be called to testify Friday

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Shayanna Jenkins, fiancee of former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez, watches during the Hernandez's murder trial, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is charged with killing semiprofessional football player Odin Lloyd, 27, in June 2013.

The fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez will be called to testify in his murder trial Friday, two people with knowledge of the matter told The Associated Press.

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Dayton gives coach Archie Miller another contract extension

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Dayton coach Archie Miller calls out to his team as Devin Oliver (5) listens during the first half of a third-round game against Syracuse in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Buffalo, N.Y., Saturday, March 22. Miller's brother, Sean, coaches the Arizona Wildcats.

Coach Archie Miller got three more years added to his contract Thursday after leading Dayton to a second straight NCAA Tournament appearance.

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Dean Smith’s trust sends $200 checks to his UNC lettermen

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File Photo: Coach Dean Smith at the 21st annual sports legends dinner in aid of the Buoniconti fund to cure paralysis, Waldorf Grand Astoria Ballroom. 2006. 
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Dean Smith is still giving to his North Carolina players — even after his death.

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NCAA Tourney: Can Kentucky remain perfect vs. upset minded West Virginia?

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FILE - At left, in a Nov. 18, 2014, file photo, Kentucky head coach John Calipari shouts instructions during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Kansas in Indianapolis. At right, in a Feb. 15, 2014, file photo, West Virginia coach Bob Huggins shouts during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Texas in Austin, Texas. Kentucky and West Virginia play on Thursday, March 26, 2015, in the regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament in Cleveland.

Sweet 16: Midwest and West Regional action tonight. Coverage begins at 4pm on KPUG 1170AM.