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29 mins ago

Agent confirms Marshawn Lynch intends to retire

Lynch had indicated as much Sunday night by tweeting a picture with a pair of cleats hanging from a power or telephone line, along with an emoji depicting a peace sign.

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4 hours ago

WWU softball takes finale at tourney in Vegas

Vikings get home runs from Emily Benson and Emma Blauser in win over Regis

The Lombardi Trophy is raised during celebrations after the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. The Seahawks won 43-8.

15 hours ago

Seahawks amongst favorites to win Super Bowl LI

Seattle has company in two team that have beaten the Seahawks in previous Super Bowls.

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16 hours ago

Oregon schools hand UW & WSU women loses

Oregon used 35 fourth-quarter points to beat No. 24 Washington 75-63. Ninth-ranked Oregon State rallied past Washington State 54-45.

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17 hours ago

Tweet from Lynch indicates possible retirement

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch may have given indication he's retiring.

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1 day ago

Bellingham United FC wins on the road

Hammers score 4 goals in the second half to seal the victory.

The Alaska Nanooks beat WWU, 78-64, Saturday February 6 at Whatcom Pavilion (KPUG/Mark Scholten)

2 days ago

Viking men fall to Alaska

After entering the week with a four-game winning streak, the Vikings were swept at home by the Alaska schools to fall to 14-9 overall and 8-6 in GNAC play.

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2 days ago

Taylor Peacocke leads Western women to win at NNU

The Vikings improved to 16-6 overall and 12-2 in GNAC play to maintain sole possession of 2nd place in the conference.

Washington defensive back Marcus Peters warms up before facing Colorado in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game in Boulder, Colo., on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014.

2 days ago

Former Husky Marcus Peters wins top defensive rookie award

Peters was a key to the Chiefs' 11-game winning streak this season and tied with Cincinnati's Reggie Nelson for the NFL lead with eight interceptions.

Seattle Seahawks' Derrick Coleman speaks with reporters before NFL football practice Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, in Renton, Wash. The Seahawks play the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday in the NFC championship game.

2 days ago

Report: Police say Derrick Coleman was going 60 before crash

The data from Coleman's "black box" also showed the fullback didn't apply his brakes before crashing into the Honda Civic.

Seattle Mariners manager Lou Piniella calls for a right-hander from the bullpen Tuesday, July 2, 2002, in Seattle. The Mariners are leading the AL West by three games at the All-Star break. When they tied the major league record with 116 victories last season, they were ahead by 19 at the break.

2 days ago

Lou Piniella hired by Reds as senior adviser

Piniella spent 10 years as the manager of the Mariners, leading Seattle to their only four playoff appearances in club history and tying a Major League record 116 wins in 2001.

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2 days ago

Lillard scores 21 to help Portland beat Houston

Damian Lillard had 21 points and 10 assists to lead the Trail Blazers built a big lead early and rolled to an easy 96-79 win over the Rockets on Saturday.


2 days ago

Anderson leads #23 Arizona past Washington

Ryan Anderson scored 22 points and grabbed 15 rebounds and No. 23 Arizona held on for a 77-72 win over Washington on Saturday.


3 days ago

Weisner leads No. 9 Oregon St over No. 24 Washington

Senior Jamie Weisner scored 21 points to lead No. 9 Oregon State to its ninth straight win, over No. 24 Washington on Friday night.

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3 days ago

Alleyne ties Oregon record in win over WSU women

Jillian Alleyne had 25 points on 10-of-13 shooting and 14 rebounds to tie the school record with her 88th career double-double and Oregon used a dominating start to defeat Washington State on Friday night.

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3 days ago

NWC basketball scoreboard from February 5th, 2016

Senior guard Jake Poag's 16 points led Lynden Christian's balanced attack on Friday night as the Lyncs picked up the win over Mt. Baker as heard on KPUG 1170 The Sports Leader.


3 days ago

Report: Seahawks sign Tyler Slavin

Slavin was briefly a member of the Seahawks practice squad this season, from November 24 through December 1.


3 days ago

Former Seahawk Browner to leave New Orleans

Last season was Browner's only in New Orleans. The five-year NFL veteran spent three years in Seattle and one in New England, winning a Super Bowl with both franchises.

Washington's Kelsey Plum (10) shoots a free throw during an NCAA college basketball game against Southern California, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

3 days ago

Kelsey Plum leading resurgence for No. 24 Washington

The junior from San Diego is currently the No. 2 scorer in the country, averaging 27 points per game while helping to get the Huskies back into the AP Top 25 for the first time in more than a decade.


4 days ago

Wennberg lifts Blue Jackets over Canucks 2-1 in shootout

Alex Wennberg scored the only goal in a shootout

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