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Seattle Seahawks K.J. Wright (50) gestures after a play against the New Orleans Saints in the second half of an NFL football game, Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, in Seattle.

Seattle Seahawks sign Wright to 4-year extension

Wright is leading Seattle with 96 tackles this season, already a career-high, has two sacks and forced three fumbles.

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No. 16 Huskies rout Grambling State

Huskies take lead early, never look back en route to 50+ point spread

Milwaukee Bucks point guard Brandon Knight (11) calls out to a teammate during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, in Miami. The Heat defeated the Bucks 118-95.

Trail Blazers rally to beat Bucks

Knight scores 24 for Milwaukee but Portland still wins

Vancouver Canucks defenseman Andrew Alberts (41) controls the puck next to San Jose Sharks right wing Joe Pavelski (8) during the first period of a preseason NHL hockey game on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, in San Jose, Calif.

Stars blank Canucks behind Lehtonen’s 27 saves

Canucks' losing streak extends to five games

Basketball

Updated Prep Basketball Polls Released

The updated prep boys and girls basketball polls are out - see where Whatcom County's teams rank

FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2014, file photo, Eastern Washington quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. throws against Washington Huskies in the second half of an NCAA football game in Seattle. Adams was chosen the first-team quarterback for The Associated Press FCS All-America team released Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, after a remarkable _ yet abbreviated _ season.

Eastern Washington University’s Vernon Adams leads FCS All-Americans

Adams is joined on the first team by his favorite receiver, Cooper Kupp, and offensive lineman Jake Rodgers.

Chicago Cubs' Justin Ruggiano hits an RBI single off Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Wily Peralta, scoring Arismendy Alcantara, during the second inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, in Chicago.

Seattle acquires outfielder Justin Ruggiano from Cubs

Seattle sent minor league pitcher Matt Brazis to Chicago as part of Wednesday's trade.

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Lynden girls beat Nooksack Valley

Lynden improves to 3-3 on the season.

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Sam Houston State crushes Eastern Washington

Tyler Harvey led the Eagles with a season-high 26 points.

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Tacoma LB commits to Dawgs

Lincoln High School linebacker Jusstis Warren announced his commitment to the University of Washington on Tuesday night.

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Lynden’s Postma named to Seattle Times all-state team

Lynden High School football star Trent Postma was named to the Seattle Times all-state team as a linebacker.

Washington's (from left) Andrew Hudson, Hau'oli Kikaha, and Danny Shelton celebrate a sack by Hudson against Illinois in an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Seattle.

Three Huskies named to AP All-America first team

Seniors Danny Shelton and Hau'oli Kikaha and junior Shaq Thompson have been named to The Associated Press All-America first team

The Walter Payton Man of the Year Trophy is shown during a news conference Friday, Feb. 5, 2010 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The New Orleans Saints will play the Indianapolis Colts in Super Bowl XLIV Sunday, Feb. 7, at Sun Life Stadium in Miami.

NFL announces 32 nominees for Walter Payton Award

Among the nominees are Russell Wilson, Aaron Rodgers, DeMarco Murray, Philip Rivers,Tamba Hali and Thomas Davis, who was a finalist last year.

Minnesota Timberwolves center Ronny Turiaf checks the clock against the Indiana Pacers during their NBA basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014 in Minneapolis. The Timberwolves defeated the Pacers 104-91 but Turiaf injured his knee.

Former Zags star done for the season

Minnesota Timberwolves backup center Ronny Turiaf will miss the rest of the season recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his right hip.

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Ryan Lindley throws a pass during the second half of an NFL preseason football game against the Minnesota Vikings, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Minneapolis.

Arizona can clinch NFC West with win over Seattle

The 11-and-3 Cardinals host the 10-and-4 Seahawks Sunday night on KPUG.

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High school basketball Monday

Lynden girls visit Nooksack Valley tonight on KPUG

Western men’s basketball defeats Thompson Rivers (B.C.)

Parker scores 30 as Vikings overcome first half deficit

Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard (0) puts his hand on the shoulder of Robin Lopez after Lopez was called for a technical foul against the Houston Rockets during the fourth quarter in Game 1 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Houston. The Trail Blazers won 122-120 in overtime.

Blazers defeat shorthanded Spurs 108-95

Damian Lillard had 23 points and a career-high 10 rebounds

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Huskies get commitment from three-star defensive lineman

The senior defensive lineman from Roosevelt High School in Fresno, California announced on Twitter his commitment to UW

WWU vs. Hawaii Hilo

WWU men host Thompson Rivers on AM 930 KBAI tonight

The Western Viking men's basketball team plays an exhibition game vs. Thompson Rivers at Carver Gym tonight

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Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge walks on the court against the Los Angeles Lakers during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Tuesday, April 1, 2014.

Aldridge leads the Trail Blazers with 22.8 points and 10.7 rebounds a game.

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UW men’s basketball moves up to #13 in this week’s Top 25 National Poll

Washington head coach Lorenzo Romar, left, hugs guard Andrew Andrews (12) after an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, in Seattle, Wash. Washington beat San Diego State 49-36.

The Huskies look to stay undefeated tonight when they take on Tulane tonight over on AM 930 KBAI beginning at 7:30pm

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Lions’ Raiola suspended 1 game for stomping on opponent

Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola (51) during warm ups before an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014.

Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola has been suspended for one game after he stomped on Bears defensive tackle Ego Ferguson

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Lightning strike injures 12 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa Bay

Tampa Police Officers talk to spectators after football fans were reportedly taken to the hospital with injuries after a lightning strike near the Raymond James Stadium, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Tampa, Fla.

A dozen people are recovering after they were injured by an indirect lightning strike at Raymond James Stadium after a game between the Buccaneers and the Packers.