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Bellingham splits series with West Sound

The Bellingham Blazers split a weekend series with the West Sound Warriors, winning 6-4 on Friday night and losing 5-1 on Saturday night.

Arizona State coach Herb Sendek speaks with Kodi Justice (44) and Bo Barnes (33) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Oregon State in Corvallis, Ore., Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015. Oregon State won 55-47.

Blakes scores 23, leads Sun Devils past Huskies

Arizona State won on the road for just the second time this season, beating Washington 78-68 on Sunday afternoon.

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Former Seattle Sonics star Spencer Haywood among Hall of Fame finalists

Haywood played five season for Seattle between 1970-and 1975. He averaged 24.9 points and 12.1 rebounds per game for the Sonics.

Gonzaga’s Kevin Pangos (4) celebrates with Kyle Dranginis (3) during the second half of an NCAA basketball game against New Mexico State, in Spokane, Wash., on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.

Pangos leads No. 3 Gonzaga over Pepperdine, 56-48

Gonzaga has the nation's longest home winning streak at 40 games and is the first team in the nation to reach 26 wins this season.

UCLA's Zach LaVine, right, is greeted by NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being selected 13th overall by the Minnesota Timberwolves during the 2014 NBA draft, Thursday, June 26, 2014, in New York

Former Bothell High School star Zach Lavine wins slam dunk contest

The former BHS Cougar was selected 13th overall by the Minnesota Timberwolves during the 2014 NBA draft.

Calgary Flames head coach Bob Hartley stands behind his bench during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh Friday, Dec. 12, 2014. The Penguins won 3-1.

Monahan scores 2, Bouma gets winner as Flames beat Canucks

Bouma came into the season with six goals in 121 career games.

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WWU Women rolls past Western Oregon

Guard Taylor Peacocke had a game-high 18 points to lead a balanced attack as Western Washington University rolled to an 81-48 victory over Western Oregon University on Saturday.

WWU's Mac Johnson and Jeffrey Parker defend against NNU at Carver Gym. 2/14/15 (Photo - Doug Lange)

WWU Men show no love to NNU in win on Valentine’s Day

Center Mac Johnson scored 20 points as Western Washington University jumped to an early lead and defeated Northwest Nazarene University, 86-55, on Saturday.

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Kernich-Drew lifts Washington State by Arizona State 74-71

Kernich-Drew was coming off a season-high 18-point game Sunday at Oregon.

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Mathias hat trick lead Canucks’ over Bruins

Shawn Matthias scored the first hat trick of his career Friday night as the Vancouver Canucks defeated the Boston Bruins 5-2.

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Johnson leads No. 7 Arizona’s rout of Washington 86-62

The seventh-ranked Wildcats rebounded from last weekend's upset loss to rout Washington 86-62 on Friday night.

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Mariners Sign LHP Rafael Perez to Minor League Deal with invite to Spring Training

The 32-year-old Perez has made 338 Major League relief appearances, all coming with the Cleveland Indians from 2006-2012. He last appeared in the Majors in 2012 making 8 appearances with Cleveland.


Seattle finalizes 1-year contract with Rickie Weeks

Infielder Rickie Weeks and the Mariners have finalized a $2 million, one-year contract, adding depth to Seattle's roster just before the start of spring training.

Former Seattle Seahawks fullback Michael Robinson speaks with media members at the team's headquarters Thursday, June 19, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Ex-Hawks FB Robinson: Lynch decision up in the air

Former Seattle Seahawk fullback Michael Robinson spoke about current Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch on Friday, confirming that "Beast Mode" hasn't made a decision on his status for 2015.

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Meridian boys eliminated from district tournament

Mt. Baker gets one-point win to live on

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Viking men edge arch-rival Wildcats

Ricardo Maxwell had 20 points for the Vikings, who improved to 14-10 overall and hold the final conference tournament spot in the GNAC at 7-7.

Fans in the Gonzaga student section hold a photo cutout of Kyle Wiltjer before an NCAA college basketball game against Pacific in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015.

Wiltjer has 21, No. 3 Gonzaga beats Loyola Marymount

Kyle Wiltjer scored 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as No. 3 Gonzaga routed Loyola Marymount 80-51 on Thursday night.

Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Jordan Hill celebrates after he made an interception against the St. Louis Rams in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, in Seattle.

Seahawks’ DT Jordan Hill to perform with Harlem Globetrotters

Hill will become the first Seattle Seahawks player to participate in the Globetrotters famous "football skit".

Eastern Washington quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. takes a snap against Washington in the first half of an NCAA football game Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in Seattle.

Adams to Oregon puts graduate transfer rule under scrutiny

Montana State coach Rob Ash is disappointed to see Adams transfer from the Big Sky to the Pac-12, and he wants fellow Football Championship Subdivision coaches to push to change the rule that allows the dynamic quarterback to play for Oregon next season.

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Indianapolis Colts long snapper Matt Overton at the KPUG.

Overton played at Western Washington University in 2005 and 2006 where he was a team captain and a two-year starter at defensive end and and long snapper.

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Report: Eagles send LeSean McCoy to Bills

Philadelphia Eagles' Darren Sproles, left, and LeSean McCoy stretch before an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Philadelphia.

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Philadelphia Eagles have sent star running back LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills in exchange for linebacker Kiko Alonso.