Pro sports

NFL’s Lions hire Matt Patricia as their head coach

The 43-year-old Patricia was on Bill Belichick’s staff at New England for 14 seasons

Philadelphia cleaning up after some celebrations turn unruly

The vast majority of revelers celebrated peacefully, and police made only three arrests.

The Eagles got the big stop they needed from their defense

Despite being shredded by New England’s Tom Brady, the Philly D made the play of the game

Former backup quarterback named MVP of the Super Bowl

Nick Foles is first player in Super Bowl history to be on both ends of a TD pass in the same game

Eagles hold off Patriots 41-33 in Super Bowl LII

Nick Foles’ late TD pass to Zach Ertz leads Philadephia to its first Super Bowl title

Mariners hoping analytics will revolutionize performance

Seattle’s staff was ravaged by injuries like never before in the franchise’s 41-year history.

POLL RESULTS: Underdog Eagles favored in the Super Bowl

Fifty-seven percent of responders believe Philadelphia will beat New England in Sunday’s big game.

Starting rotation key to Mariners’ success in 2018.

Seattle GM Jerry Dipoto is adamant that the M’s are done tinkering with their pitching staff.

Ferndale alumnus Pederson coached Eagles to Super Bowl

Associated Press BLOOMINGTON, Minn.— Doug Pederson is one win away from bringing Philadelphia the elusive Super Bowl title his mentor couldn’t deliver. If the Eagles… Continue reading

Seahawks’ Bennett to continue social justice crusade in his book

Michael Bennett’s next splash is a book. It comes out April 3. Its title: Things that Make White People Uncomfortable. His co-author, Dave Zirin on… Continue reading

Edmonds native on ice-dancing team eyeing Winter Olympics

Kamiak High School grad Jean-Luc Baker and his partner, Kaitlin Hawayek, are on the rise.

Clippers trade Griffin to Pistons

L.A. sends Griffin to Detroit after signing him to a 5-year, $171-million extension in the offseason

Community roundup: Pair enters Evergreen Speedway Hall of Fame

By Nick Patterson Herald Writer Evergreen Speedway held its annual Night of Champions Banquet on Jan. 21, and in addition to honoring the 2017 track… Continue reading

VIDEO: Jean-Luc Baker and Kaitlin Hawayek at nationals

Baker, an Edmonds native, and Hawayek received career-best scores in the ice dancing competition.

POLL: Which team prevails in Sunday’s Super Bowl LII?

This year’s big game pits the dynastic New England Patriots against the upstart Philadelphia Eagles.

AFC rallies from 17 points down to win the Pro Bowl

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson completes 9-of-14 for 69 yards

Art Thiel: Hard to see what some voters don’t see in Edgar

The Mariners icon fought vision problems to become one of the best hitters in baseball.

Edgar Martinez narrowly misses election to the Hall of Fame

The former Seattle Mariner fell 20 votes short. He was selected on 70.4 percent of the ballots cast.

NHL wants Seattle, but is the Emerald City a hockey town?

Seattle is the biggest market in the country without a winter sports team.

Edgar rockets up Hall of Fame ballot as DHs gain respect

Boosted by new-age analysis, the M’s legend has risen from an afterthought to the brink of election.