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Anaheim Ducks celebrate the team's first score against the Chicago Blackhawks during the first period in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Chicago. Clockwise from left are Francois Beauchemin, Patrick Maroon, Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf (15).

Gibson makes 25 saves, Ducks beat Canucks 4-0

Ryan Miller stopped 25 shots while Vancouver was shutout for the first time this season.

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WWU pole vaulter arrested in connection with online threat

According to a WWU release, "University Police are continuing their investigation of other recent online messages targeting students of color, particularly black students."

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Four Vikings named to D2CAA All-West Region Women’s Soccer Team

WWU has advanced to the NCAA II Final Four and meet two-time defending NCAA II National Champion Grand Valley State University Thursday, Dec. 3 in Pensacola, Fla., in the semifinal


Big day by Wilson comes with loss of Graham for Seahawks

Pete Carroll insisted on Monday that Graham should be able to be back for the 2016 season, although an exact timeframe for when surgery will take place and the recovery schedule has not been set.

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Bells Add Assistant Coach Jake Whisler to 2016 Coaching Staff

Whisler has three years of experience as a player in the West Coast League, playing for the Medford Rogues and the Klamath Falls Gems

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UW’s Andrew Andrews Named Pac-12 Player of the Week

This is the second weekly honor for Andrews, who set both the scoring and scoring average record at the Battle 4 Atlantis in the Bahamas.


Wizards waive Seattle’s own, Martell Webster

The Washington Wizards have waived forward, and former Seattle Prep star, Martell Webster after he had hip surgery and signed center Ryan Hollins.


AP men’s poll: Kentucky No. 1 again; Zags drop three spots

Kentucky, Maryland and Michigan State held the top three spots in The Associated Press' men's college basketball poll, but Gonzaga falls three spots.

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High school basketball season opens with first round of games tonight

Lynden Christian boys and girls each taking on Anacortes

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Bellingham Blazers rout Tri-City in Kennewick

Blazers erupt for six goals in first period and roll from there

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Viking men fall to Hawai’i Pacific

Hawai'i Pacific closed out the game scoring the final 6 points to secure the 82-76 victory for its third consecutive win and improve to 3-2 on the season.

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Jermaine Kearse (15) celebrates after scoring on a 63-yard touchdown reception next to wide receiver Doug Baldwin (89) during the first half of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Carolina Panthers in Seattle, Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015.

Strong aerial attack lifts Seattle past Pittsburgh

Jermaine Kearse caught two touchdowns, while Doug Baldwin caught three, including an 80-yard catch-and-run score with 2:01 left after Pittsburgh had trimmed Seattle's lead to 32-30.


Jimmy Graham suffers patellar tendon injury in win over Pittsburgh

Graham was hurt with 13:36 left in the fourth quarter after trying to grab a deep pass in the end zone from Russell Wilson.

Lynden Lion Bryce Sterk (72) makes a tackle against Sedro Woolley in the 2A State Championship game. Dec. 6, 2014 
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Former Lynden star Bryce Sterk wins Husky football award

Sterk was given the "Ultimate Dirt Dawg" award for his work in the weight room.


Blazers hand Lakers 5th straight loss with 108-96 win

It was Portland's seventh straight victory over the Lakers.


WSU beats Texas Southern 77-65 behind Hawkinson

Washington State led 47-26 at the half after shooting 60.6 percent from the field and holding Texas Southern to 32.3 percent.

Washington head coach Lorenzo Romar, right, talks with Andrew Andrews in the second half of an NCAA men's basketball game against Mississippi Valley State Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, in Seattle.

2nd half spurt lifts Washington past Charlotte

Andrew Andrews had 30 points and 13 rebounds and Washington rallied in the second half to slip past Charlotte Friday in the seventh-place game at the Battle 4 Atlantis.

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Gandy lifts women’s woops to win over Hawai’i Pacific

Junior forward Kiana Gandy hit the game-winning basket with less than three seconds left in the game to lift Western to a victory over Hawai'i Pacific in the O’ahu Women’s Basketball Thanksgiving Classic.

Dallas Stars head coach Lindy Ruff looks on from the bench during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Dallas.

Seguin scores in shootout and Stars beat Canucks

Tyler Seguin scored on the first shot of the shootout, Antti Niemi stopped all three Vancouver attempts after making 34 saves and the Dallas Stars beat the Vancouver Canucks

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Men’s Hoops Rolls to Win Over Grace Bible

Senior guard Kyle Impero scored 20 of his game-high 28 points in the second half to lead the Western to a victory over Grace Bible Friday in a non-conference college basketball game in Hawaii.

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Sleeping Santa makes Christmas pics a snap


Santa Claus won't be stopped by a sleeping baby boy. He'll improvise!

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Paul McCartney explains his name


McCartney's given name is James Paul McCartney, and his father has the same name.

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Elton John marks World AIDS Day with call to action


The "Rocket Man" star has spent years campaigning and raising money to fight HIV/AIDS with his Elton John AIDS Foundation, and he recently announced a special partnership with the U.S. government.

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Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber to argue for new trial

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in an undated FBI handout photo

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are due in court on Tuesday to seek a new trial for their client, who was sentenced to death in June for the 2013 bomb attack that killed three people and injured more than 260.

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Kentucky remains on top


The Wildcats are off to a 7-0 start and got 59 of the first place votes.

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