Pro sports

POLL: What should the Seattle NHL team’s nickname be?

The team’s owners have registered trademarks for 13 possible nicknames.


Edmonds native has eyes on 2022 Winter Olympics

Jean-Luc Baker and his ice-dancing partner will compete in their 1st ISU Grand Prix Final this weekend.


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.


CenturyLink Field to be home to an XFL franchise

The new football league is scheduled to begin play in February of 2020

If you haven’t already, be prepared to fall in love with hockey

As a former hockey novice, I was hooked from the minute I attended my first Silvertips game.

NHL awards an expansion franchise to Seattle

The team is scheduled to begin play in the 2021-22 season

Questions and answers about Seattle’s new hockey team

Why did the NHL choose Seattle? When will the puck drop? What will the team be called?

Community sports roundup: 2 football teams to play for title

Tulalip Heritage’s under-12 team and Marysville Pilchuck’s under-11 squad will play in Canton, Ohio.

Former Mariner Adrian Beltre announces his retirement

The five-time Gold Glove winner spent 21 seasons in the major leagues

Shorewood grad Snell wins the AL Cy Young Award

His high school coach ‘not surprised that he would be a Cy Young candidate someday’

Seahawks were their own worst enemies in loss to Chargers

Penalties, sacks and poor execution stalled Seattle’s offense for much of the afternoon.

WNBA players opt out of collective bargaining agreement

The move allows them to begin negotiating a new CBA now instead of waiting until 2021

Can Everett become a regular on the figure-skating circuit?

The second visit of Skate America was deemed a success, and the city is bidding for more.

Price, Pearce lead the Red Sox to another World Series title

Boston wins its fourth championship in the past 15 years

Dodgers top Red Sox in 18, longest Series game in history

Max Muncy homered in the 18th to give L.A. a 3-2 win and pulled the Dodgers to 2-1 in the series.

POLL RESULTS: Many unconcerned about Brewers’ pitcher usage

A near majority of voters consider Milwaukee’s unconventional pitching strategy much ado about nada.

Price pitches Red Sox past Dodgers for 2-0 World Series lead

The Boston starter tosses six innings of three-hit ball in a 4-2 win over Los Angeles in Game 2.

Red Sox strike first, beat Dodgers in Game 1 of World Series

Boston comes out swinging to top Los Angeles 8-4 on a chilly night at Fenway Park.

Like it or not, the future of pitching in baseball is upon us

As the definition of “starter” blurs, hard-throwing, multi-inning relievers are becoming the new norm.

POLL: One-batter starters: good strategy or bush league?

What do you think about Milwaukee manager Craig Counsell’s unique maneuver in Game 5 of the NLCS?