Pro sports

AP source: Machado, Padres agree to 10-year contract

The deal for the free-agent infielder is reportedly worth $300 million

 

POLL RESULTS: There’s some interest in the AAF

More than 70 percent of the voters said they would at least give the new pro football league a peek.

 

POLL: Any interest in the Alliance of American Football?

The AAF, America’s newest professional outdoor football league, made its debut over the weekend.

Patterson: National spotlight a big boost for women’s hockey

Players like Kendall Coyne Schofield and Snohomish native Lexi Bender are blazing the way.

Meadowdale alum hoping AAF leads back to NFL

Arizona’s Connor Hamlett is part of the inaugural season of the Alliance of American Football.

Mark Vogl, left, and Mike Diaz, watch as Tera Streit throws during a cornhole game at Bosk Brew Works on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 in Woodinville, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Professional cornhole is a thing now, and it’s coming to Everett

Competitors at this weekend’s major tournament will toss bean bags into a box with a hole in it.

Mark Vogl, left, and Mike Diaz, watch as Tera Streit throws during a cornhole game at Bosk Brew Works on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 in Woodinville, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Hall of Famer, pioneering manager Frank Robinson dies at 83

Robinson was the first black manager in Major League Baseball

MLB: No evidence to support allegations against Mariners

The M’s former director of high performance accused team officials of discriminatory behavior

Patriots beat Rams in lowest scoring Super Bowl ever

Defenses dominate in New England’s 13-3 victory

Super Bowl a matchup of vets vs. newcomers

Patriots players have habit of making Super Bowl trips, while the Rams are in relatively uncharted territory.

Ex-Seahawk Mawae among 8 elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame

Tony Gonzalez, Champ Bailey, Ed Reed and Ty Law also headline the Class of 2019.

Chiefs QB Mahomes takes MVP and top offensive player awards

Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald named top defensive player for second straight season.

‘Bothell is in the Super Bowl’

Local guy Hekker will punt (or throw one?) for the Rams.

Rams will miss former EWU star WR Kupp in Super Bowl

He was a big factor L.A. until a torn ACL in Week 10 against the Seahawks.

POLL RESULTS: Voters pick the Patriots to win the Super Bowl

Readers favored New England over the Los Angeles Rams by a 58-percent-to-42-percent margin.

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.

‘SmackDown Live’ will be broadcast to the nation from Everett

World Wrestling Entertainment is bringing the show to Angel of the Winds Arena for the first time.

Community sports roundup: Edmonds skater wins national medal

Everett CC men’s hoops cracks NWAC poll and Edmonds CC women’s basketball team gets new coach.

POLL: Which team prevails in Super Bowl LIII?

The New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams square off for the NFL title Sunday in Atlanta.