Pro sports

Ex-Silvertips star Hart already one of Flyers’ best players

The goaltender is on a mission to be one of the best players in the entire NHL.

 

Gaskin lone local to survive NFL cuts

The RB from Lynnwood makes Miami’s initial 53-man roster, but three others from the area did not (updated).

 

Seattle native Couples surges to 5-shot lead at Boeing Classic

He aces No. 9 en route to a 9-under 63 to take the lead after two rounds.

 

The Storm may be back in Everett next month for the playoffs

Officials at Angel of the Winds Arena also expect to host regular-season WNBA games again next year.

Community roundup: Bothell woman helps U.S. archers to gold

Erin Mickelberry was one of three women representing the U.S. in Lima, Peru.

Otis Sistrunk, former NFL defensive lineman, talks with guests to his tent during the Bill Baker Memorial Steel and Wheel Car Show Saturday morning at Everett Machinists Hall in Everett in Everett on August 17, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Former Oakland Raider makes appearance at Everett car show

Otis Sistrunk won Super Bowl XI and lived near Joint Base Lewis-McChord after his playing career.

Otis Sistrunk, former NFL defensive lineman, talks with guests to his tent during the Bill Baker Memorial Steel and Wheel Car Show Saturday morning at Everett Machinists Hall in Everett in Everett on August 17, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Non gear head gets crash course in setting up a race car

Herald writer Nick Patterson finds out why ‘setup’ is such a big deal for race-car drivers.

As new NHL team labors over identity, Tips recollect process

‘In terms of level of difficulty, that was probably a 10,’ COO Zoran Rajcic said of the daunting task.

2018-19 Man of the Year in Sports: Myles Gaskin

The Lynnwood native set numerous records at UW before being selected by the Dolphins in the NFL draft.

Local MMA star Granger wins UFC debut by unanimous decision

The Snohomish County native improved to 7-0 in her pro career with a win over Hannah Goldy.

2018-19 Woman of the Year in Sports: Miranda Granger

The fighter from Snohomish won her first world MMA title in May and is making her UFC debut Saturday.

Storm roll back into Everett on Friday

The defending WNBA champs are a perfect 3-0 this season at Angel of the Winds Arena.

The Seattle Storm’s Jewell Loyd leans out for a shot as the Storm took on the Minnesota Lynx at Angel of the Winds Arena on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

POLL RESULTS: Big things expected of Storm in Everett return

Seventy percent of voters predict Seattle will win both its upcoming games at Angel of the Winds Arena.

The Seattle Storm’s Jewell Loyd leans out for a shot as the Storm took on the Minnesota Lynx at Angel of the Winds Arena on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Community sports roundup: Thomas sweeps Snohomish Summer Smash

Brady Thomas made it a clean sweep at the Snohomish Summer Smash. The junior-to-be at Jackson High School ran the table in both the Boys… Continue reading

The Seattle Storm’s Natasha Howard attempts a layup during the season opener against the Phoenix Mercury on Saturday, May 25, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

POLL: How will the Storm do in their final games in Everett?

The reigning WNBA-champion Seattle Storm return to Angel of the Winds Arena on Friday and Aug. 8.

The Seattle Storm’s Natasha Howard attempts a layup during the season opener against the Phoenix Mercury on Saturday, May 25, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Wakeboarding nationals return to Lake Tye in Monroe

The World Wake Association’s premier event in the country for amateurs concludes Saturday.

Snohomish MMA star with Everett gym signs with UFC

Miranda “Danger” Granger’s first fight with the premier promotion will be Aug. 3 in New Jersey.

Lowry shoots 63, builds 4-shot lead at British Open

With a stunning back nine, the Irishman sets a 54-hole record in the British Open with a 16-under 197.

Howard plays amid abuse allegation, Storm beat Liberty

The All-Star forward scores 14 points in Seattle’s 78-69 victory

The United States’ Megan Rapinoe runs to teammates after the team won the Women’s World Cup final soccer match between US and The Netherlands at the Stade de Lyon in Decines, outside Lyon, France, Sunday, July 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)

POLL RESULTS: Bird gets the nod as household’s biggest icon

Nearly four-fifths of voters chose the Sue Bird over partner Megan Rapinoe as the greater sports star.

The United States’ Megan Rapinoe runs to teammates after the team won the Women’s World Cup final soccer match between US and The Netherlands at the Stade de Lyon in Decines, outside Lyon, France, Sunday, July 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)