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Fred Couples walks up to the ninth green during the second round of the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 11, 2014, in Augusta, Ga.

NBA’s Ballmer, Paul to join Fred Couples at Boeing Classic

This will mark the third time in 17 days Ballmer and Couples have been paired together in a public golf setting

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WWU to conduct intrasquad scrimmage at Chelan on Saturday

Viking volleyball squad looks to help area residents recover from devastating forest fire.

Seattle Seahawks' O'Brien Schofield walks on the field agaist the St. Louis Rams in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, in Seattle.

Seahawks’ Schofield out to prove himself

Seattle Seahawks defensive end O'Brien Schofield is more determined than ever to prove himself after what he calls a "crazy" offseason.

The Philadelphia Phillies mascot the Phanatic is seen during an interleague baseball game against the Seattle Mariners on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in Philadelphia.

Nieves, Hamels lead Phillies past Mariners

Wil Nieves doubled and had three hits and Cole Hamels got a victory when he wasn't at his best as the Phillies defeated the Mariners on Wednesday.

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Michigan to play Washington in football in 2020-21

The Wolverines will play the Huskies in Seattle in 2020 and will host them at the Big House in Ann Arbor the following year.

Seattle Sounders players including goalkeeper Michael Gspurning, third from top left, and Clint Dempsey, second from top right, pose for the traditional team portrait before an MLS soccer match against the Los Angeles Galaxy, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Seattle.

Sounders announce changes to season-ticket package

Changes include an additional game and a price hike.

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Friday, June 20, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

Iwakuma fans season-high 11, Mariners top Phillies 

Hisashi Iwakuma pitches a gem and Kyle Seager homered to lead the Seattle Mariners to a victory over the Phillies on Tuesday night.

The 2014 Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith, right, a Seattle Seahawks linebacker, waves to spectators as he rides in a parade at Walt Disney World with Mickey Mouse, Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The Seahawks defeated the Denver Broncos 43-8 in Sunday's Super Bowl XLVIII NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J.

Malcolm Smith back to practice for Seahawks

Smith has been sidelined throughout the entire offseason while recovering from ankle surgery this spring.

The South Vancouver Little League baseball team from Vacouver, British Columbia, Canada, participates in the opening ceremony of the 2014 Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014.

Vancouver, Canada falls to Nashville in LLWS

Nashville, Tennessee, beat Vancouver, Canada in a consolation game Tuesday at the Little League World Series.

Former Colorado Avalanche forward Steve Moore talks with reporters as he leaves a hearing in Denver District Court on Monday, Oct. 3, 2005, on a lawsuit he filed against Vancouver Canucks player Todd Bertuzzi and others after he was seriously injured by a hit from Bertuzzi in a game in March 2004 in Vancouver. Denver District Judge Shelley Gilman tossed out the lawsuit on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2005, saying Moore didn't have any evidence that the defendants should face trial in Colorado, adding that she doubted Colorado law would apply to most of Moore's claims.

Settlement reached in Moore-Bertuzzi lawsuit

A settlement has been reached in Steve Moore's lawsuit against former Vancouver Canucks forward Todd Bertuzzi for his career-ending hit.

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Bells earn first West Coast League championship

The Bellingham Bells scored three runs in the bottom of the third and held on to defeat the Corvallis Knights 3-2. The game podcast is included in the story.

Philadlephia Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg is seen during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants on Monday, July 21, 2014, in Philadelphia.

The Mariners drop game one to the Phillies

The M's fall to the Phillies in game one a a 3 game series. Game two comes up on Tuesday on KPUG starting with the pregame at 3:00pm

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WWU ranked No.12 nationally in AVCA Preseason Top 25

Vikings lost just one starter from last year’s 23-4 squad that won the Great Northwest Athletic Conference championship and reached the first round of the NCAA DII West Regional.

New Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer, right, shakes hands with head coach Doc Rivers after speaking at the Clippers Fan Festival on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in Los Angeles.

Steve Ballmer debuts as LA Clippers owner 

Steve Ballmer has introduced himself to Los Angeles Clippers fans at a rally celebrating his new ownership of the NBA team.

Pearland's Layne Roblyer, center, rounds third after hitting a three-run home run off Lynnwood pitcher Karsen Tjarneberg, right rear, in the third inning of an elimination baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.

Pearland beats Lynnwood in LLWS

Layne Roblyer hit his second home run of the tournament, helping Pearland, Texas, to an 11-4 victory over Lynnwood

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Terrelle Pryor runs for a touchdown against the San Diego Chargers in the second half of a preseason NFL football game, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Seattle.

Pryor trying to find spot on Seahawks roster 

With one designed rollout and sprint to the end zone, Terrelle Pryor showed why the Seattle Seahawks sacrificed a late-round draft pick

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Roenis Elias throws to first on a pick-off attempt of Los Angeles Angels' Howie Kendrick in the second inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 9, 2014, in Seattle. Kendrick was safe.

Mariner recall Roenis Elias from AAA Tacoma

Outfielder James Jones was optioned to Tacoma after yesterday's game

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Bells extend season with win over Knights

Bellingham beat Corvallis, 4-1, in Game 2 of the West Coast League Championship Series.

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Griner & Mercury beat Storm, set WNBA record with 29th win

Brittney Griner had 18 points and 10 rebounds as the Phoenix Mercury set a WNBA record with their 29th win, beating the Seattle Storm 78-65 in the season finale Sunday night.

New Washington head coach Chris Petersen walks on the field during the first session of NCAA college football practice before the upcoming fall season, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, in Seattle.

Huskies ranked No. 25 in AP preseason poll

For the first time since 2003, the University of Washington football team is ranked in the Associated Press preseason Top 25.

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US dominates Finland 114-55 in basketball worlds

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The U.S. held Finland without a basket in the second quarter, opening defense of its title with a 114-55 romp Saturday in the Basketball World Cup.

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Rams cut Sam, 1st drafted openly gay player

Missouri senior defensive lineman Michael Sam speaks to the media during an NCAA college football news conference, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, in Irving, Texas. Missouri takes on Oklahoma State in the Cotton Bowl on Friday in Arlington, Texas.

The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team.

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This weekend’s celebrity birthdays

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A look at the celebrities who will be celebrating this weekend.

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49ers linebacker Aldon Smith suspended by NFL

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith (99) against the Indianapolis Colts during the first half of an NFL football game in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013.

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has been suspended for nine games by the NFL

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