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Mariners select DJ Petersen out of New Mexico in MLB Draft

M’s new draft pick DJ Peterson, was named Mountain West Co-Player of the Year.

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Seahawks say no to Hard Knocks

Seahawks GM turns down popular HBO television show

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USA Star Rapinoe to join Seattle Reign FC

Rapinoe could make her Seattle debut on June 29th.

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Mariners recall RHP Blake Beavan from AAA Tacoma

RHP Hector Noesi optioned to AAA Tacoma

Basketball

Former Sonics coach George Karl out in Denver

Nuggets part ways with Karl after winning Coach of the Year honors last season.

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Prep Report: New hoop coach at BHS; Post 7 at home tonight

Red Raiders get a new leader & Post 7 back in action following a win.

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WWU’s John Allen named GNAC Male Co-Athlete of the Year

WWU’s Allen & UAA’s Chelimo share top GNAC award.

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Romar tweaks Husky staff again

Huskies add strength and condition coach from the NBA.

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Guti to DL as M’s call up Bantz, send down Triunfel

Mariners bring up AAA catcher following injury to Sucre.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at the sports news making headlines today, Friday, Aug. 22.

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U.S. keeper Howard to take year off from international duty

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U.S national team goalkeeper Tim Howard says he will take a year off from international duty in order to spend more time with his family.

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Watchdog finds Pentagon broke law in Bergdahl transfer

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This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

The Defense Department violated U.S. law by failing to alert Congress before releasing five Taliban members in exchange for a captured U.S. soldier.

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Pentagon: Islamic State threat ‘beyond anything we’ve seen’

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The sophistication, wealth and military might of Islamic State militants represent a major threat to the U.S., military leaders say.

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‘Jackass’ star could face charges for ‘Seaworld sucks’ sign prank

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WATCH: Steve-O could face criminal charges for defacing a San Diego highway sign and promoting the prank via social media.