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Lombardi Award finalists announced

UW's Hau'oli Kikaha is among the finalist for the Lombardi Award, which goes to the best college football lineman or linebacker.

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Durant agrees to deal with SONIC…not the Sonics

Kevin Durant has agreed to an endorsement deal with SONIC Drive-In, the Oklahoma City-based company said in a news release on Thursday.

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Seattle U. gets first win over Omaha

Redhawks had lead as high as 30

Gonzaga's bench cheers during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against BYU, on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, in Spokane, Wash.

No. 13 Gonzaga routs Saint Joseph’s

No. 13 Gonzaga routed outmatched Saint Joseph's 94-42 on Wednesday night.

Vancouver Canucks' goalie Ryan Miller (30) is congratulated by Kevin Bieksa (3) after the Canucks' victory 4-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues in an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in St. Louis.

Vrbata leads Canucks to 5-4 win over Oilers

Radim Vrbata scored two goals in the second period to lead the Vancouver Canucks to a victory over the Edmonton Oilers

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WWU loses 91-76 to Puerto Rico-Piedras

Poor second half dooms Vikings who were outscored 58-37 in the final 20 minutes.

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Enumclaw’s Kasey Kahne changing his crew chief

Kahne will have a new crew chief in 2015, ending the second-longest active pairing in the Sprint Cup Series.

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (11) leaves the field after an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. The Cardinals won 14-6 to improve to 9-1 on the season while the Detroit Lions dropped to 7-3.

Fitzgerald sits out practice, ‘iffy’ for Seahawks

The seven-time Pro Bowl receiver has been diagnosed with a sprained MCL in his left knee.

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch (24) stumbles in the first half of an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014.

NFL fines Lynch $50,000 for not speaking to media

The league is also collecting the $50,000 fine that was imposed against Lynch for violations last season.

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WWU men fall in Puerto Rico

Western Washington University had a cold shooting night in an 84-78 loss to University of Puerto Rico at Bayamon on Tuesday

New Seattle Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik speaks at a news conference introducing Lloyd McClendon Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, in Seattle. McClendon spent eight patient seasons as a coach waiting for another opportunity to be a major league manager after his stint in Pittsburgh. The Mariners are giving McClendon that chance and formally introduced him on Thursday as their new manager.

Mariners name Listach manager of AAA Tacoma

Jack Zduriencik announced Tuesday that Pat Listach will manage the Mariners Triple-A affiliate the Tacoma Rainiers in 2015.

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Hutchinson named GNAC Defensive POY for third straight year

Samantha Hutchinson was named GNAC Defensive Player of the Year and is among three Vikings named to the first-team All-Star team.

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Seahawks make a couple of roster moves

As expected, Seahawks sign center Lemuel Jeanpierre and DT Travian Robertson

Southern California quarterback Cody Kessler, center, and safety Josh Shaw, right, listen to their new football head coach Steve Sarkisian during a news conference on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Los Angeles. USC hired Sarkisian away from Washington on Monday, bringing back the former Trojans offensive coordinator to his native Los Angeles area and the storied program where he thrived as Pete Carroll's assistant.

Josh Shaw reinstated by USC after suspension

Southern California has reinstated defensive back Josh Shaw, who had been suspended since he lied to school officials about how he sprained his ankles in a preseason fall.

The Moda Center prior to an NBA basketball game between the Houston Rockets and the Portland Trail Blazers in Portland, Ore.,Thursday Dec. 12, 2013.

Blazers G McCollum out with fractured finger

Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum fractured his right index finger during Monday night's victory over the New Orleans Pelicans.

Washington State head coach Mike Leach, center, and Washington State president Elson Floyd, left, are presented with the Apple Cup trophy by Mike Gregoire, right, husband of Washington Gov. Chris Gregoire, after Washington State defeated Washington 31-28 in overtime in an NCAA college football game on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, in Pullman, Wash.

Time for the kick off in the Apple Cup is set

According to Adam Jude from the Seattle Times the Apple Cup will kick off at 7:30pm in Pullman.

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WWU news and notes…men’s b-ball off to Puerto Rico

Multiple GNAC honors for the Vikings

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Trail Blazers rally for 102-93 win over Pelicans

Damian Lillard scored 24 points, including a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 1:14 left

TCU head coach Trent Johnson in the first half of an NCAA basketball game against Oklahoma Saturday, March 8, 2014, in Fort Worth, Texas. Oklahoma won 97-67.

TCU routs Washington State

Kyan Anderson led TCU with 16 points, six assists and four steals in 23 minutes as the Horned Frogs beat Washington State Monday night.

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll, right, laughs as he stands with Marshawn Lynch at a football minicamp practice Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Lynch tells NFL.com he is unsure of his future with Seattle

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says "we're working through it," when asked about his relationship with Lynch

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Oklahoma’s Perine runs for record 427 yards & Top 25 scoreboard

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Oklahoma freshman Samaje Perine set a major college record by running for 427 yards in a driving rainstorm, scoring five touchdowns and leading the No. 23 Sooners over Kansas 44-7 Saturday.

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A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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USC coach confirms Josh Shaw will play vs UCLA

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Cornerback Josh Shaw will play for Southern California in its rivalry showdown against UCLA, although his role hasn't been determined.

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Wizards hand Cavaliers 3rd straight loss

Washington Wizards' John Wall (2) in action during the second half of game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series against the Indiana Pacers Wednesday, May 7, 2014, in Indianapolis. Indiana defeated Washington 86-82.

The hustling Washington Wizards clamped down for a 91-78 win over LeBron James and the mostly flatfooted Cleveland Cavaliers.

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Judge denies sports betting in New Jersey

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A federal judge says New Jersey cannot partially lift a prohibition on sports betting in an effort to boost the state's struggling horse racing and casino industries.

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