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Seattle’s Dempsey selected to U.S. for exhibition matches

World Cup veterans Clint Dempsey, Jozy Altidore and Michael Bradley highlight the U.S. team chosen by Jurgen Klinsmann on Sunday for exhibition matches against Denmark and Switzerland.

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.

Blazers’ Aldridge leaves game with injured hand in loss to Grizzlies

Portland Trail Blazers All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge left Saturday night's 97-86 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies with an injured left hand.

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Husky signee Dejounte Murray named Gatorade Washington Boys Basketball Player of the Year

Rainier Beach senior guard Dejounte Murray has been named the 2014-15 Gatorade Washington Boys Basketball Player of the Year.

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Bryant hits 2 HRs, Cubs tag King Felix in win over M’s

Top prospect Kris Bryant continued his torrid spring with two more home runs Saturday, and the Chicago Cubs roughed up Felix Hernandez in a 12-10 victory over the Seattle Mariners.

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Saturday prep sports scoreboard

All the scores from Saturday's action in the Northwest Conference.

Gonzaga's mascot, center, cheers with fans in the student section before the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against St. Thomas Aquinas in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014.

Another chance for Gonzaga to reach Sweet 16 vs. Iowa

There may not be a better chance for the second-seeded Bulldogs (33-2) to reach the Sweet 16 than Sunday's matchup with No. 7 seed Iowa.

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WWU sports roundup

WWU softball wins weekend series against Northwest Nazarene and the men's and women's track & field teams appear in the national rankings.

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Canucks rally in 3rd to top Kings

Eddie Lack made 25 saves for Vancouver. The Kings, who have 11 games left, could have tied Vancouver for second place in the Pacific Division with a regulation win.

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Super Bowl Tradition: Seattle, Boston mayors join for day of service

Saturday's event was part of a Super Bowl tradition held in the winning team's home city. The New England Patriots defeated the Seattle Seahawks 28-24 for this year's NFL championship.

Gonzaga head coach Mark Few looks on during practice for an NCAA college basketball tournament second round game in Seattle, Thursday, March 19, 2015. Gonzaga plays North Dakota State on Friday.

Gonzaga moves on with 86-76 win over ND State

Kyle Wiltjer scored 23 points to lead Gonzaga. The Zags will play Iowa on Sunday.

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Albanez leads Gonzaga women to 82-69 upset of George Washington

Keani Albanez and Sunny Greinacher each scored 19 points

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Former Lyncs, Slam star Hafford re-signs in Australia

In seven total seasons in the IBL split between Central Oregon, Bellingham and Vancouver, Hafford made four title game appearances and earned three league all-star selections.

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Louisville survives scare as Key Arena games begin

Terry Rozier made the saving steal Friday to help fourth-seeded Louisville top UC Irvine and No. 5 UNI held off a comeback of No. 12 seed Wyoming in Seattle.

Orlando Magic James Borrego calls out instructions during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the New York Knicks in Orlando, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015.

Payton’s 2nd triple-double lifts Magic over Blazers

LaMarcus Aldridge led Portland with 31 points and 10 rebounds. The Blazers have lost three straight.

Seattle Mariners' Mike Zunino, left, talks with 4-year-old Mariah Botello, bottom in red shirt, after Zunino autographed a baseball card for her and Botello's father, Raymond, top right, of Queen Creek, Ariz., following a morning workout at spring baseball practice, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

M’s Zunino homers twice in tie with Rangers

Mariner lefty Roenis Elias allows two runs on five hits in four-plus and Mike Zunino goes deep twice as the M's and the Rangers play to a tie.

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Seahawks re-sign long snapper Clint Gresham to new deal

The Seattle Seahawks have re-signed long snapper Clint Gresham to a new contract.

Seattle Mariners' James Jones in action against the Tampa Bay Rays in a baseball game Monday, May 12, 2014, in Seattle.

Mariners make roster moves

James Jones, Jesus Montero, and Franklin Gutierrez among 11 Seattle Mariner roster moves on Friday.

Washington Huskies head coach Mike Neighbors directs his team against California in an NCAA women's basketball game Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Seattle.

No. 11 Miami upsets sixth-seeded Washington 86-80

Kelsey Plum and Talia Walton each had 17 points to lead Washington (23-10). But Plum and fellow star guard Jazmine Davis combined to shoot just 10 of 30 from the floor.

A sign for KeyArena appears near the Space Needle, Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, in Seattle. KeyArena would host NBA basketball games for two seasons if a team returns to Seattle as was reported likely on Monday, while a new permanent facility is built south of downtown Seattle. The Maloof family has agreed to sell the Sacramento Kings to a Seattle group led by investor Chris Hansen, the league confirmed in a statement Monday morning.

The NCAA Tourney hits Key Arena today

The Gonzaga Bulldogs highlight an eight-pack of teams set to battle it out in Seattle today in the second round of the NCAA tournament.

Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon listens to coach Andy Van Slyke outside the batting cage prior to a spring training baseball game against the Cleveland Indians Monday, March 9, 2015, in Peoria, Ariz.

Walker, Ackley lead Mariners to 5-2 win over Indians

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Taijuan Walker faced his first bit of trouble so far in spring training, but escaped a…

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