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Seattle Sounders' Obafemi Martins stands during the national anthem Wednesday, May 7, 2014, before an MLS soccer match in Seattle.

Sounders sign Martins to multi-year extension

The Sounders announced the deal Tuesday. Terms of the deal were not announced by the club. ESPN reported late last week that it's a two-year deal.

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WWU Viking Jam tomorrow night, GNAC awards given out

Fans can get look at men's and women's hoop squads

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High school update for Tuesday

L-C girls win district soccer opener, modified football schedule this week

Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber launch the league's new logo during a press conference Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, in New York.

Houston & Sporting KC join Sounders in Western Conference

Beginning in 2015, Sporting Kansas City and the Houston Dynamo will join Seattle Sounders FC in the Western Conference, Major League Soccer announced Monday.

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Gonzaga women picked to win WCC

The Bulldogs earned seven of nine first-place votes.

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Pac-12 passes reforms for athletes

The changes announced by the Pac-12's presidents and chancellors Monday include guaranteeing four-year scholarships, improving health care and liberalizing transfer rules.

Vancouver Canucks center Brad Richardson (15) handles the puck in front of the bench during an NHL hockey game against the Dallas Stars, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Dallas.

Bonino, Vrbata lift Canucks over Capitals

Nick Bonino and Radim Vrbata both had a goal and an assist, and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 on Sunday night.

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WWU hoops: White beats Blue in men’s intra-squad & women earn win

The White beat the Blue, 99-88, in the WWU men's basketball intra-squad game. The Viking women beat the University of Fraser Valley in a women's basketball exhibition contest.

Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch stands on the field during a brief break against the St. Louis Rams in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, in Seattle.

Report: Marshawn Lynch on his way out in Seattle?

According to ESPN.com many people in the Seattle Seahawks organization do not expect Marshawn Lynch to be on the team…

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) looks to pass as Marshawn Lynch (24) blocks against the Arizona Cardinals during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz.

Wilson leads Seahawks over Panthers again, 13-9

Seahawks snap 2-game losing streak with come from behind victory.

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No.10 WWU rallies for 3-1 win over Seattle Pacific

It was the seventh straight win for the Vikings, who improved to 17-4 overall and 10-2 in GNAC play.

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No. 14 Arizona State knocks off Washington

No. 14 Arizona State beat Washington, 24-10, on a blustery Saturday night.

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WWU soccer: men fall, women earn tie

The Viking men fell to Northwest Nazarene and the women earned a draw with Central Washington

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Bellingham completes sweep of Wenatchee

Forward Boris Knyazev recorded three assists and goalie Cody Foster stopped 15 shots for Bellingham.

Arizona Wildcats quarterback Anu Solomon (12) passes the ball during the fourth quarter of the NCAA college football game against Oregon at Autzen Stadium on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, in Eugene, Ore. Arizona won the game 31-24.

No. 15 Arizona beats Washington State

Anu Solomon threw five touchdown passes and No. 15 Arizona beat Washington State 59-37 on Saturday.

Seattle Sounders FC midfielder Brad Evans (3) is seen during the U.S. Open Cup final against the Philadelphia Union on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Chester, Pa. The Sounders FC beat the Union 3-1 in overtime.

Sounders beat Galaxy, win Supporters’ Shield

The Seattle Sounders beat the Los Angeles Galaxy 2-0 to win the MLS Supporters' Shield for the first time in the six-year history of the club.

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Northern Arizona shocks Eastern Washington

Northern Arizona beat Eastern Washington 28-27 on Saturday, ending the Eagles' 14-game Big Sky Conference winning streak.

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Jenn Paul named GNAC Golfer of the Week

Western Washington University's Jenn Paul has been named Great Northwest Athletic Conference Women's Golfer of the Week for Oct. 19-25.

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Bellingham routs Wenatchee

The Bellingham Blazers beat the Wenatchee Wolves on Friday night at the Bellingham Sportsplex.

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.

Lillard leads Trail Blazers past Clippers

The Portland Trail Blazers concluded their preseason with a 99-89 victory against the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday.

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Winston, Florida State rally to beat Louisville

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Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston (5) signs autographs after an NCAA college football game against Syracuse on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013 in Tallahassee, Fla. Florida State beat Syracuse 59-3.

Dalvin Cook had two long scoring runs to help second-ranked Florida State rally for a 42-31 victory over Louisville on Thursday night.

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Sounders to face F.C. Dallas in conference semi-finals

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FC Dallas's Michel celebrates as he jogs to midfield after scoring on a penalty kick against the Vancouver Whitecaps in the second half of an MLS playoff soccer match, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Frisco, Texas. FC Dallas won 2-1.

The Sounders went 2-1 against Dallas in the regular season.

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Husky women picked to finish 5th

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Washington's Kelsey Plum walks up court against California in an NCAA women's basketball game Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Seattle.

The University of Washington Husky women’s basketball team was picked to finish fifth in the Pac-12 for the 2014-15 season.

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Marysville gives football trophy to Oak Harbor

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A sign at Marysville Pilchuck High School promotes conference days in Marysville, Wash., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, the afternoon after a morning shooting in the school's cafeteria. Officials announced that the school would be closed all next week.

The Daily Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1tGnQ3B ) Tomahawk and Wildcat players hugged, shared pizza and played catch on the field at Oak Harbor together.

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REVIEW: ‘Birdman’ could be the best film of 2014

In this image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures, Michael Keaton portrays Riggan in a scene from "Birdman."

You’ve heard the buzz for Michael Keaton's "Birdman." It’s loud and it's merited.