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yesterday

Kingma signs scholarship offer to compete at WWU

Kingma played at Oregon as freshman, state Player of the Year as prep

Texas Rangers' Elvis Andrus (1) steals second as Seattle Mariners second baseman Nick Franklin (6) catches the throw during the second inning of a baseball game, Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

yesterday

Rangers steal another one from the Mariners

M's drop 3 of 4 to Texas despite the first home run of the season for Robinson Cano.

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yesterday

RHP Stephen Pryor re-instated from 15-day disabled list

Pryor returned from rehabilitation assignment, optioned to AAA Tacoma

seattle mariners jiman choi

yesterday

Seattle 1B Choi banned 50 games for positive test

The 22-year-old Choi was hitting .394 at Triple-A Tacoma with one homer and five RBIs.

Portland Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts walks onto the floor past Damian Lillard (0) during the first scheduled timeout in an NBA basketball game against the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, in Phoenix.

yesterday

Blazers survive adversity to surge into playoffs

The low point came on March 25 when the Blazers fell 95-85 at Orlando. The loss capped a 4-9 stretch for Portland.

File Photo: Former Western Washington University guard Rob Oliver. Oliver was named Bellingham Slam assistant coach on April 17th, 2014.

yesterday

Amaya tabs Oliver as assistant coach for Bellingham Slam

Oliver competed for Western Washington University this past winter and was a member of the 2012-13 Vikings squad which advanced to the Final Four of the NCAA Division-II National Championship tournament.

Duquesne's Quevyn Winters (21) slides out of bounds as he tries to save the ball in front of West Virginia's Gary Browne in the second half of their NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, in Pittsburgh. Duquesne won 60-56.

yesterday

U-Dub hoop team adds junior college transfer

Quevyn Winters led Indian Hills CC to junior college national title game

Washington's Damore'ea Stringfellow, left, tries to shake off the tackle attempt from BYU defensive back Michael Davis during first half of the Fight Hunger Bowl NCAA college football game Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, in San Francisco.

yesterday

Husky wideout Stringfellow pleads guilty to three counts

Charges stem from run-ins with celebrating Seahawks fans after the Super Bowl

Flags of some of the teams of the American League west division fly at Safeco Field during a baseball game between the Seattle Mariners and the Oakland Athletics, Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Seattle. Flags for the Seattle Mariners, the Oakland Athletics, the Los Angeles Angels, the Texas Rangers, and the Houston Astros, are shown.

Wednesday

Rangers rally for 2 in 9th to beat Mariners 3-2 

The Texas Rangers scored two unearned runs in a two-out rally against Fernando Rodney, beating the Seattle Mariners 3-2

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice looks for the call against the Arizona Cardinals during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz.

Wednesday

Sidney Rice agrees to terms with Seahawks 

The Seattle Seahawks and wide receiver Sidney Rice have agreed to terms on a deal.

Portland Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts calls in a play against the Atlanta Hawks in the second half of their NBA basketball game Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Atlanta. Portland won 100-85.

Wednesday

Blazers defeat Clippers 110-104 

The Trail Blazers downed Clippers 110-104 in the regular-season finale, with both teams resting key players in advance of the playoffs.

Photo Credit: KPUG Staff

Wednesday

Date set for Koenen/Locker football camp

There will be no "Friday Night Lights" game prior to the camp like last year. Koenen writes on Facebook, "We have a great event coming for everyone to be excited about to replace it."

Courtesy of WWU Athletics

Wednesday

Guard Jaamon Echols enrolled spring quarter at WWU

Played in 20 games as freshman at NCAA D-1 Texas A&M Corpus Christi.

Seattle Mariners' Nick Franklin follows through on a two-run single off Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Nick Hagadone in the first inning of a spring training baseball game, Wednesday, March 5, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz. The hit scored Robinson Cano and Justin Smoak in the 8-5 Indians win.

Wednesday

Mariners’ Beavan, Morrison placed on 15-day DL

Outfielder James Jones and infielder Nick Franklin recalled from AAA Tacoma

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Wednesday

PAC-12 suffers more defections to the NBA draft

The conference loses tops stars from Arizona and UCLA.

Denver Broncos' Peyton Manning walks off the field after the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. The Seahawks won 43-8.

Wednesday

Manning holds on to heartache of Super Bowl

Manning says the Broncos' 43-8 loss to the Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII will serve as motivation in 2014.

Texas Rangers' Elvis Andrus is congratulated by manager Ron Washington after Andrus scored on a balk by San Diego Padres starting pitcher Ian Kennedy in the first inning of a spring training baseball game, Thursday, March 6, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

Tuesday

Rangers blank M’s

Prince Fielder and Kevin Kouzmanoff hit back-to-back homers, Robbie Ross limited Seattle to five singles in seven-plus innings and the Texas Rangers beat the Mariners 5-0 Tuesday night.

Courtesy of the Bellingham Slam

Tuesday

Bellingham Slam add Canadian guard

Sam Freeman, a native of Coquitlam, B.C., was standout player at Fraser Valley University and will make his debut against the Seattle Flight on April 25 at Whatcom Pavilion.

Seattle Mariners pitcher Taijuan Walker throws in a bullpen session during spring training baseball practice, Thursday Feb. 20, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

Tuesday

Mariners’ Walker scratched from rehab start

Seattle Mariners right-handed pitcher Taijuan Walker was scratched from his rehab start in Tacoma on Tuesday.

Green Bay Packers' Matt Flynn during the first half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, in Green Bay, Wis.

Tuesday

Former Seahawk Matt Flynn to stay in Green Bay

A source says former Seattle Seahawks quarterback, Matt Flynn, has reached an agreement on a new contract with the Green Bay Packers

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