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Carolina Panthers' Star Lotulelei (98) greets teammates after being introduced to the crowd before an NFL football game against the New York Jets in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013. The Panthers won 30-20.

Panthers’ Lotulelei out vs. Seattle with broken bone in foot

Starting defensive tackle Star Lotulelei will miss Saturday night's divisional playoff game against Seattle with a broken bone in his foot.

FILE -- In this June 14, 2012, file photo, investor Chris Hansen speaks to supporters of a proposal for a new NBA arena during a rally in Seattle. The NBA's rejection of a bid by Hansen to move the Sacramento Kings to Seattle was voted among the state’s top news stories of 2013 by Associated Press member editors.

Big-money bidders plan bids to move Atlanta Hawks to Seattle

Chris Hansen and Thomas Tull plan seperate offers.

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Prep Hoops Scoreboard

All the scores from Tuesday night's action in the Northwest Conference.

Vancouver Canucks goalie Eddie Lack blocks a shot on goal

Bonino, Vey score in Canucks’ 3-2 win over Islanders

Nick Bonino and Linden Vey scored in the second period to snap long goal droughts

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Bellingham to open WCL baseball season

Opening Day will be June 5, 2015 and will be highlighted by the league champion Bellingham Bells welcoming the Kitsap BlueJackets to a newly renovated Joe Martin Field.

A fan holds a sign honoring Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch, who is known as "Beast Mode," for his aggressive running style, during an NFL football game between the Seahawks and the St. Louis Rams, Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, in Seattle.

For Seahawks’ Lynch, celebrating is as simple as a handshake

"He's business. It's all business for him," Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman said. "I don't think we've ever seen him celebrate — maybe once or twice he celebrates a touchdown."

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Sounders hire Garth Lagerwey as new general manager

Lagerwey had spent the last seven-plus seasons as the general manager of Real Salt Lake, helping turn that franchise into a MLS Cup winner. Lagerwey will oversee all soccer operations for the Sounders.

U.S. women's soccer team goalkeeper Hope Solo appears in Kirkland Municipal Court on Monday, June 23, 2014, in connection with her domestic violence arrest at her sister's home in Kirkland, Wash.

Judge renews order for deposition in Hope Solo assault case

Solo, a goalie for the U.S. women's soccer team and the Seattle Reign professional club, is accused of two counts of assault stemming from an altercation at a party in June.

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Seahawks lose Jordan Hill for the season

DT Hill placed on IR, S Steven Terrell signed from practice squad.

Seattle Mariner pitcher Randy Johnson throws against the Cleveland Indians in the first inning of game six of the ALCS in Seattle Tuesday Oct. 17, 1995.

Former Mariner Randy Johnson, Martinez, Smoltz, Biggio elected to Hall of Fame

Baseball writers elected four players for the first time since 1955, with the Big Unit, Martinez and Smoltz earning induction on the first try Tuesday. Biggio made it on the third attempt after falling two votes shy last year.

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PAC-12 Hoops: Washington women beat Arizona, No. 18 Arizona State downs Washington State

Jazmine Davis scored 27 points with four 3-pointers as Washington beat Arizona 79-69 on Monday. Katie Hempen scored a career-high 21 points, leading Arizona State past Washington State 78-64.

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Boys basketball: Squalicum downs Ferndale 73-65

Boys prep basketball from Monday.

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard, middle, celebrates sinking a three point shot with teammates during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers in Portland, Ore., Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014. Lillard led the Trail Blazers in scoring with 23 points as they beat the Pacers 88-82.

Lillard scores 39 to rally Blazers past Lakers 98-94

The Portland Trail Blazers rallied from a 10-point deficit in the second half to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 98-94 Monday night.

Stanford guard Chasson Randle (5) celebrates after a 68-60 overtime win over Washington during an NCAA college basketball game Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, in Stanford, Calif.

Husky men fall out of AP Top 25

The University of Washington men's basketball team has fallen out of the Associated Press Top 25 poll, which was released Monday.

Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant, left, talks with head coach Byron Scott, right, during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, in San Antonio. Los Angeles won 112-110.

Kobe Bryant to skip game against Blazers

Kobe Bryant will skip the Los Angeles Lakers' game in Portland on Monday to rest.

Seattle Mariners' Aaron Harang works against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, in Oakland, Calif.

Former Mariner pitcher Harang signs with Philly

Former Seattle Mariner pitcher Aaron Harang signed a $5 million, one-year contract on Monday.

United States' Jordan Morris, right, reacts after being tackled by Republic of Ireland's David Meyler during the international friendly soccer match at the Aviva stadium in Dublin, Ireland, Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014.

Stanford’s Morris stays in school, passes on Sounders deal

Stanford forward Jordan Morris has turned down a chance to sign with the Seattle Sounders to stay in school for his junior year.

Washington linebacker Shaq Thompson (7) during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Arizona, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, in Tucson, Ariz.

Washington’s Shaq Thompson jumping to the pros

Washington linebacker Shaq Thompson is forgoing his senior season and will declare for the NFL draft.

Seattle Storm coach Brian Agler directs his team

Agler to leave the Storm, coach Sparks

Brian Agler will leave the Storm to be the new coach of the Los Angeles Sparks.

Stanford head coach Johnny Dawkins yells to his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against DePaul on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2014, in Rosemont, Ill.

Stanford edges Washington in OT

Stanford spoiled No. 21 Washington's Bay Area trip with a 68-60 victory Sunday night.

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PHOTOS: Super Bowl Media Day 2015

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman during media day for NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)

The Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots hit the floor for the NFL Super Bowl XLIX media day.

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Marshawn Lynch doesn’t want to get fined


The Seattle Seahawks running back has a goal for Media Day.

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School announces snow day with ‘Let It Go’ parody


Who needs robocalls when you can declare school closures through song?

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Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper to face rape charges next month

FILE - In this Feb. 20, 2014, file photo, former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper looks toward his attorney, Blair Berk, during an appearance in Los Angeles Superior Court in Los Angeles. A Los Angeles Superior Court judge set the new preliminary hearing date for Sharper, on charges that he drugged and raped two women he met at a West Hollywood nightclub. The date has been tentatively set for Feb. 17.

A preliminary hearing for former NFL safety Darren Sharper on charges that he drugged and raped two women has been tentatively set for Feb. 17.

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Brodeur to retire, join St. Louis Blues front office

St. Louis Blues goalie Martin Brodeur stops a shot on goal during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Colorado Avalanche, Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, in St. Louis. The Blues won 3-0.

Martin Brodeur, one of the greatest goaltenders in NHL history, is retiring.

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