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WWU men lose at Simon Fraser

Western Washington University fell to Simon Fraser University, 122-118, on Saturday in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference men's basketball opener for both schools at West Gym on the SFU campus.

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Viking women fall at Simon Fraser

Western Washington University was unable to hold off Simon Fraser University, falling 74-71 on Saturday in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference women's basketball opener for both schools at West Gym on the SFU campus.

Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Jonathan Bernier makes glove-save of shot against the Colorado Avalanche in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Denver, Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014.

Maple Leafs roll past Canucks

Jonathan Bernier made 44 saves and the Toronto Maple Leafs got goals from five different players in a 5-2 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday night.

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Eastern Washington tops rival Montana in playoffs

Eastern Washington turned back Big Sky Conference rival Montana 37-20 in the second round of the FCS playoffs on Saturday.

Arizona head coach Sean Miller speaks during a news conference at the NCAA college basketball tournament, Wednesday, March 26, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. Arizona is scheduled to play San Diego State on Thursday in a regional semifinal.

No. 3 Wildcats beat No. 9 Zags in OT

T.J. McConnell scored six of his 12 points in overtime and No. 3 Arizona held on for a 66-63 victory over No. 9 Gonzaga.


Lynden falls in state title game

Sedro-Woolley beat Lynden in the 2A Gridiron Classic.

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Gridiron Classic: Okanogan, Eastside Catholic, Cascade Christian, Neah Bay & Bothell win titles

Okanogan, Eastside Catholic and Cascade Christian captured state titles.

Washington State guard DaVonte Lacy (25) reacts during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Washington on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, in Pullman, Wash. Washington State won 72-67.

Washington State beats UTSA

DaVonte Lacy scored 31 points to lead Washington State to a 91-71 win over Texas-San Antonio on Saturday.

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Steen fifth at NCAA II national championships

Katelyn Steen became just the second runner in school history, man or woman, to place among the top five individually, finishing fifth, at the 2014 NCAA Division II National Cross Country Championships.

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Prep hoop scores

All the scores from around the Northwest Conference.

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota throws during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Oregon State in Eugene, Ore., Friday, Nov. 29, 2013.

No. 3 Oregon routs Arizona 51-13 to win Pac-12

Oregon outgained Arizona 640 to 224 yards

Seattle Seahawks' Max Unger warms up before a preseason NFL football game against the Chicago Bears, Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, in Seattle.

Seahawks rule out Unger, Helfet doubtful

For the first time since Week 5, the Seahawks have just three players listed as questionable or worse heading into Sunday's game against the Eagles.

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Blazers beat Pacers at Moda Center

Lillard scores 23, Aldridge gets fourth double-double in a row

Vancouver Canucks goalie Eddie Lack blocks a shot on goal by the Anaheim Ducks in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Anaheim, Calif., Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013.

Richardson’s 3 points lift Canucks over Pens

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Brad Richardson scored two goals and added an assist, and Eddie Lack posted his fifth NHL shutout…

Seattle Sounders head coach Sigi Schmid applauds as he leaves the field after the first game of the Western Conference semifinals in the MLS Cup soccer playoffs against the Portland Timbers, Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, in Seattle. The Timbers won 2-1 in the first of the two-game aggregate playoff series.

Seattle signs coach Sigi Schmid to new deal

The Seattle Sounders have signed coach Sigi Schmid to a multi-year contract coming off the best season in franchise history.

Washington's Danny Shelton motions during an NCAA football game against Stanford Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Seattle. Stanford won 20-13.

Shelton Named First-Team Academic All-America

Senior defensive lineman Danny Shelton became the first Husky football player named first-team Academic All-America in 23 years

Nelson Cruz poses for photos as he displays his new Seattle Mariners jersey after he was officially introduced by the team, Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, in Seattle.

Mariners sign Nelson Cruz to 4-year deal

Seattle announced the contract signing this morning. The DH/OF was introduced at a news conference in Safeco Field.

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WWU volleyball, soccer and cross country updates

Volleyball's Hutchinson 1st team All-American, cross country off to nationals

Idaho Head Coach Don Verlin talks to his players during a time out in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Boise State in Boise, Idaho, Wednesday, on Nov. 27, 2013. Boise State beat Idaho 98-89.

Idaho gets rare win at Washington State, 77-71

The Cougars had defeated Idaho in 13 straight home games since losing 56-52 on Dec. 14, 1989.

Seattle Mariners' Michael Saunders, right, is congratulated by third base coach John Stearns as he rounds the bases on a home run against the Baltimore Orioles in the first inning of a baseball game Monday, April 29, 2013, in Seattle, Wash.

Seattle sends Saunders to Toronto for Happ

Happ should be an option for Seattle's rotation with veteran Chris Young a free agent. But Happ has thrown out of the bullpen in the past.

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No. 1 Kentucky scores first 24 points, beats UCLA

From left, Kentucky's Aaron Harrison, Tyler Ulis, and head coach John Calipari pause for a moment during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014. Kentucky won 84-70.

Devin Booker had 19 points, and No. 1 Kentucky scored the game's first 24 points in an 83-44 victory over UCLA on Saturday.

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Washington & San Diego secure wins on Saturday

San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers (17) looks for a receiver during the second half of an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, in Kansas City, Mo. The Chargers won the game 41-38.

The Philadelphia Eagles are on the brink of elimination from the playoff race after a 27-24 loss to the Washington Redskins on Saturday.

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Saturday’s college football bowl game round-up

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LA-Lafayette, Utah State, Utah, Air Force and Bowling Green earned bowl game wins on Saturday.

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This weekend in entertainment history


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

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REVIEW: Surprising talent creates weird onscreen magic in ‘Foxcatcher’

This image released by Sony Pictures Classics shows Channing Tatum, left, and Mark Ruffalo in a scene from "Foxcatcher."

Sibling rivalry, loneliness, competition and madness fuel director Bennett Miller’s award-worthy true crime tale Foxcatcher.

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