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Giants pitcher Mike Kickham in a baseball game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Francisco Giants in Los Angeles Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013.

Seattle acquires LHP Kickham from Cubs for minor leaguer

Seattle designated for assignment Anthony Fernandez to clear a spot on the 40-man roster.

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Grinch hired from Missouri to coach Washington State defense

Grinch has spent the past three seasons as Missouri's safeties coach

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Tuesday’s prep hoops scoreboard

Anacortes 71 - Bellingham 42 heard on AM1170 KPUG

Nashville Predators head coach Peter Laviolette

Colin Wilson’s 2 goals help Predators beat Canucks, 5-1

Colin Wilson had two goals and two assists

Denver Nuggets guard Nate Robinson sets for free throw against the Sacramento Kings in the fourth quarter of the Kings' 110-105 victory in an NBA basketball game in Denver on Monday, Nov. 3, 2014.

Nuggets trade former Husky Nate Robinson to Celtics for Nelson

Robinson, a former star at the University of Washington, was a member of the Celtics for parts of 2009-10 and '10-11. He averaged 5.8 points for Denver this season a year after tearing his ACL.

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WWU men battle Central Washington University in Ellensburg Wednesday on KPUG

WWU still looking for first victory on opponent’s home floor. Tip-off is scheduled for 8:00pm. Coverage begins at 7:35pm on KPUG 1170AM.

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) is pressured by Seattle Seahawks' Michael Bennett, lower left, late in the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks beat the Packers 36-16.

Cornered: Packers prep for Richard Sherman and Seahawks D

The Packers didn't throw in the standout cornerback's direction when the teams met in the season opener in September, a 36-16 win for the Seahawks

U.S. women's soccer team goalkeeper Hope Solo appears in Kirkland Municipal Court on Monday, June 23, 2014, in connection with her domestic violence arrest at her sister's home in Kirkland, Wash.

Assault charges dismissed against soccer star Hope Solo

Solo, a goalie for the U.S. women's national soccer team and the Seattle Reign professional club, had been charged with two counts of fourth-degree domestic violence assault

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Seattle adds depth acquiring goalkeeper Troy Perkins

Perkins became available following the MLS re-entry draft. The 33-year-old spent the past three seasons with Montreal

Seattle Mariners starter Jamie Moyer pitches against the San Diego Padres in the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, June 24, 2006, in San Diego.

Jamie Moyer joins Seattle Mariners Hall of Fame

Jamie Moyer will be formally inducted during a ceremony at Safeco Field before the Mariners vs. Texas Rangers game on Saturday, August 8.

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch walks through an area where a media availability was being held and the team's hotel Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, in Jersey City, N.J. The Seahawks and the Denver Broncos are scheduled to play in the Super Bowl XLVIII football game Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014.

Seahawks’ fan petitions NFL to let Marshawn Lynch not talk

The petition was posted Sunday on GoPetition.com and had more than 14,000 signatures by Tuesday.

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Monday’s prep hoops scoreboard

All the scores from around the Northwest Conference.

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Pat Listach to manage Tacoma Rainiers

Former Major League shortstop Pat Listach was named manager of Seattle Mariners AAA affiliate Tacoma Rainiers on Monday.

Seattle SuperSonics' Robert Swift poses for a photo on NBA basketball media day Monday, Oct. 1, 2007 in Seattle.

Ex-Sonic Robert Swift pleads not guilty to weapon charge

Former NBA player Robert Swift has pleaded not guilty to a charge of possessing a sawed-off shotgun.

Seattle Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn talks to reporters after practice Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015 in Renton, Wash. The Seahawks will play the Carolina Panthers on Saturday in an NFL football divisional playoff game.

Quinn, Bowles, Austin may lead Falcons’ search

The Falcons are expected to conduct second interviews with Todd Bowles and Teryl Austin this week. The team must wait for a follow-up meeting with Seattle defensive coordinator Dan Quinn.

Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy during the second half of an NFL football preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis.

Packers to get head start out West to prepare for Seahawks

GENARO C. ARMAS, AP Sports Writer GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Packers coach Mike McCarthy will give his team a…

Memphis Grizzlies guard Quincy Pondexter (8) plays in the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. The Grizzlies beat the Hornets 113-107.

Former Dawg and former Sonic involved in three team trade

Former University of Washington standout, Quincy Pondexter and Former Seattle Super Sonic, Jeff Green are involved in a three team trade.

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WWU’s Taylor Peacocke named GNAC co-Player of the Week

The Sophomore received the honor for second time this season.

Seattle Seahawks center Max Unger (60) talks with head coach Pete Carroll before an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Carolina Panthers in Seattle, Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015.

Seahawks expect Unger, Maxwell to be able to go vs. Packers

Carroll said Seattle will add quarterback B.J. Daniels to the active roster to take the spot of wide receiver Paul Richardson, who suffered a torn ACL in Saturday's win

Seattle Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor (31) runs in front of Carolina Panthers tight end Ed Dickson (84) to score on an interception 90 yards for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL divisional playoff football game in Seattle, Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015.

Touchdown after interception was seismic for Seahawks

A Richard Sherman interception and Marshawn Lynch run on Saturday also jogged the needles on the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network.

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Hope Solo could be left off US World Cup roster

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Seattle Reign FC goalie Hope Solo waves to fans after an NWSL soccer game against the Sky Blue FC Saturday, June 28, 2014, in Seattle. Solo was arrested at a suburban Seattle home on suspicion of assaulting her sister and 17-year-old nephew a week ago, then pleaded not guilty and was released without bail after a court appearance Monday, June 23. She was eligible to play in Saturday's match, but did not start.

The 33-year-old was suspended for 30 days last Wednesday for what the U.S. Soccer Federation called "an incident that occurred during the current WNT training camp"

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‘Autisms’ a more appropriate term, geneticists say

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There are so many different genetic forms of autism that using the singular term is misleading, researchers say.

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Emma Watson is Belle in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

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The former "Harry Potter" star will play the princess in a live-action version of the Disney film.

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Border Protection lends a hand for Super Bowl security

The surrounding area around University of Phoenix Stadium takes shape as the upcoming NFL Super Bowl football game gets closer Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz.

Black Hawk helicopters and truck-sized X-ray machines have been brought to the Super Bowl venue to assist with the security effort.

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Seekers of the Hollywood Sign disrupt nearby neighborhood

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Like pilgrims flocking to a holy shrine, they come from all over the world to pay homage to a symbol of celebrity.