Art Thiel

Thiel: Wilson’s new contract is a good deal in a lot of ways

For Pete Carroll, it keeps alive the best shot to return his team to the Super Bowl.

 

Art Thiel: Seahawks in pickle with franchise quarterback

Russell Wilson’s new contract could be prohibitive, but what other choice does Seattle have?

 

Art Thiel: Enjoy M’s start, but ‘step back’ is inevitable

It’s been a fun ride to 7-1, but Seattle’s roster is not set up for sustainable success.

 

Art Thiel: M’s roster lacks stars, but watch out for Santana

Seattle’s roster is full of mid-career or later guys, but its new left fielder brings some juice.

Art Thiel: Amid the madness, UW coach Hopkins gets a raise

Washington made a preemptive strike by securing him with a contract an extension through 2025.

Art Thiel: After retirement talk, Earl cashes big payday

The longtime Seahawk agrees to a $55 million deal with the Ravens; Seattle signs kicker Jason Myers.

Art Thiel: Earl Thomas may regret turning on Seahawks

In a flooded market, the star free safety could find free agency to be a cruel world.

Art Thiel: Seahawks still ‘elite’ team; hear that Russell?

The Seahawks and their star quarterback face an uncertain future after Paul Allen’s death.

Art Thiel: Pac-12 has a problem beyond mediocrity

A recent report revealed the Pac-12 has the least revenues and most expenses among Power 5 conferences.

Thiel: M’s have no graceful exit strategy for former ace

The Seattle Mariners’ self-described theme for this season is “a step back.” Not that they plan to use it as a marketing slogan. While the… Continue reading

Art Thiel: Is UW above bait-and-switch era of recruiting?

Huskies coach Chris Petersen believe he’s taken the higher road, but ‘you gotta play the game.’

Art Thiel: Ex-Sonics owner Schultz is still full of hot air

The former Starbucks CEO’s apology for selling the team is just as phony as he is.

Art Thiel: Edgar takes his rightful place in the Hall of Fame

It took 10 tries, but the beloved M’s designated hitter finally gets the call he’s been waiting for.

Art Thiel: Carroll is key to Wilson’s future in Seattle

His relationship with his coach may be the quarterback’s biggest reason to stay in Seattle long-term.

Art Thiel: NHL head, ex-NBA exec Bettman all in on Seattle

Despite losing a professional franchise before, the NHL commissioner envisions a bright future in Seattle.

Art Thiel: Slow start on offense cripples Huskies once again

Washington fell behind 28-3 to Ohio State in the Rose Bowl before a 4th-quarter comeback fell short.

Art Thiel: Seahawks are not in a giving mood this season

With a clean game on Sunday, Seattle will tie the record for fewest giveaways in a season in NFL history.

Art Thiel: The era of T-Ball is upon the Mariners

The overhauled ballclub announced Wednesday that its stadium will be renamed T-Mobile Park.

Art Thiel: ‘Dark days’ gone for Seahawks’ Simmons

The young, inexperienced guard has filled in admirably for the injured D.J. Fluker.

Art Thiel: Arena is historic step forward for Seattle sports

For once, state taxpayers don’t have to worry how high the bills climbs for the Seattle Center project.