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Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) celebrates after scoring in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, in Dallas. The Mavericks won 105-99.

Aldridge leads Blazers over Nuggets with 20 points

LaMarcus Aldridge scored 20 points and had 11 rebounds in Portland's 93-75 win over Denver in an exhibition game Tuesday.

Dallas Stars head coach Lindy Ruff looks on from the bench during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Dallas.

Stars hold off Canucks to win 6-3

The Dallas Stars held off the Vancouver Canucks 6-3 on Tuesday night.

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WWU Golf: Women 2nd at Sonoma St. Men 8th at CSUMB Invitational

Viking women place second at Sonoma State Invitational. Vikings’ Jenn Paul ties for third in medalist play. WWU Men 8th at CSUMB Invitational. Western’s Hatch ties for 11th, Schrader ties for 13th in medalist play.

Washington quarterback Troy Williams drops to pass during the first session of NCAA college football practice before the upcoming fall season, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, in Seattle.

Troy Williams take all 1st team reps for UW

According to Adam Jude from The Seattle Times UW redshirt freshman quarterback, Troy Williams, took all the first teams snaps in practice.

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Parents’ brawl gets teams banned from playoffs

Two Seattle-area youth football teams for players 9 and 10 years old have been banned from the playoffs — not for anything they've done wrong, but because of their parents.

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WWU men place league-high four on GNAC Pre-season hoop all-star team

Anye Turner, Jeffrey Parker, Joey Schneider and Ricardo Maxwell selected from the number 9 Vikings squad.

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WWU awards and action Monday

Men's and women's golf both playing in California tournaments

New York Jets wide receiver Percy Harvin, right, works out for the first time since his trade from Seattle during NFL football practice in Florham Park, N.J., Monday, Oct. 20, 2014.

Idzik says Harvin trade could be ‘coup’ for Jets

The Jets and Seattle Seahawks agreed to the deal on Friday and completed it the next day, with New York sending a conditional draft pick to Seattle.

Seattle Mariners' Chris Young delivers a pitch against the Houston Astros in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, July 2, 2014, in Houston.

Chris Young named Sporting News Comeback Player of the Year

Young returned to the Majors for the first time since 2012 to go 12-9 with a 3.65 ERA in 30 games with the Mariners.

Seattle Sounders head coach Sigi Schmid applauds as he leaves the field after the first game of the Western Conference semifinals in the MLS Cup soccer playoffs against the Portland Timbers, Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, in Seattle. The Timbers won 2-1 in the first of the two-game aggregate playoff series.

Sounders rally for 2-2 tie with LA Galaxy

Clint Dempsey and Lamar Neagle scored in the second half, rallying the Seattle Sounders to a 2-2 tie with the LA Galaxy on Sunday night.

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Bellingham beats Orcas Island

The Red Raiders have won four straight games for the first time since 2008.

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Canucks assign center Bo Horvat to AHL Utica

The 6-foot-1, 216-pound center was selected by Vancouver with the ninth overall pick in the 2013 draft.

St. Louis Rams quarterback Austin Davis passes against the San Francisco 49ers in the fourth quarter of an NFL football game Monday, Oct. 13, 2014, in St Louis.

Rams hold off Seahawks 28-26

Stedman Bailey had a 90-yard touchdown on a trick return that fooled the Seahawks into thinking another player was going to catch the punt

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Eastern Washington tops Northern Colorado

Vincent Gamboa's interception with 2 minutes to play sealed Eastern Washington's 26-18 win over Northern Colorado on Saturday.

Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker (10) calls a play during NFL football training camp Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn.

Jake Locker out for the Titans vs Washington

Jake Locker's bruised right thumb has ruled him out for the Tennessee Titans' game against the Washington Redskins.

Seattle Seahawks' Tharold Simon motions with teammates at an NFL football minicamp practice Wednesday, June 18, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Simon expected to play today as Seahawks battle the Rams

Seahawks at Rams: Tharold Simon to make NFL regular season debut. Listen live NOW on KPUG 1170AM.

A puck lies on the ice before a face-off in the third period of an NHL hockey game between the Nashville Predators and the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday, March 23, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 5-2.

Stamkos scores 2, Lightning top Canucks

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Steven Stamkos scored two goals and added an assist, and Ben Bishop made 30 saves as the Tampa Bay Lightning beat Vancouver 4-2 on Saturday night and hand the Canucks their first loss of the season.

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Vikings remain unbeaten with victory over NNU

Western Washington University blanked Northwest Nazarene University, 2-0, in a Great Northwest Athletic Conference women's soccer contest on Saturday.

The Oregon Duck does a set of pushups during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game in Eugene, Ore., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

No.9 Oregon defeats Washington

Freshman Royce Freeman ran for 169 yards and four touchdowns and No. 9 Oregon extended its winning streak over Washington to 11 straight games with a 45-20 victory on Saturday night.

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Audrey Orem named GNAC Golfer of the Week

Viking sophomore honored after leading WWU to team title at Dixie State Invite

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Aldridge leads Blazers over Nuggets with 20 points

Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) celebrates after scoring in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, in Dallas. The Mavericks won 105-99.

LaMarcus Aldridge scored 20 points and had 11 rebounds in Portland's 93-75 win over Denver in an exhibition game Tuesday.

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Stars hold off Canucks to win 6-3

Dallas Stars head coach Lindy Ruff looks on from the bench during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Dallas.

The Dallas Stars held off the Vancouver Canucks 6-3 on Tuesday night.

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World Series: Bumgarner, Pence lead Giants over Royals in Game 1

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner talks to the media before baseball practice Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The Kansas City Royals will host the San Francisco Giants in Game 1 of the World Series on Oct. 21.

The San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals 7-1 in Tuesday night's World Series opener.

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WWU Golf: Women 2nd at Sonoma St. Men 8th at CSUMB Invitational

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Viking women place second at Sonoma State Invitational. Vikings’ Jenn Paul ties for third in medalist play. WWU Men 8th at CSUMB Invitational. Western’s Hatch ties for 11th, Schrader ties for 13th in medalist play.