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Chicago State guard Aaliyah Collins, a Glacier Peak High School graduate. (Sebastian Montoya / Chicago State Athletics)

Community roundup: GP grad shines again for Chicago State

Plus, professional bull riding is coming to Everett, former Silvertips are headed to the Olympics and more.

 

FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2015, file photo, Pittsburgh Pirates' Travis Snider drives in two runs with a single off Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jason Hammel during the first inning of the first baseball game of a doubleheader in Pittsburgh. Snider has agreed to a minor league contract with the Texas Rangers and will attend big league spring training. Snider, whose deal was announced Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, did not appear in the major leagues last season. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

Former Jackson star Snider retires from MLB

The 33-year-old spent parts of eight seasons with the Blue Jays, Pirates and Orioles.

 

Chicago Blackhawks Kyle Beach (12) controls the puck in the first period of a preseason NHL hockey game against the Dallas Stars, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2008, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Blackhawks settle lawsuit with former Silvertip Beach

The former first-round pick said he was sexually assaulted by an assistant coach during Chicago’s title run in 2010.

 

Chicago Blackhawks Kyle Beach (12) controls the puck in the first period of a preseason NHL hockey game against the Dallas Stars, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2008, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

NHLPA board approves review of Beach’s 2010 allegations

The former Silvertip alleges the players’ association failed to take his complaint of sexual assault seriously.

Chicago Blackhawks Kyle Beach (12) controls the puck in the first period of a preseason NHL hockey game against the Dallas Stars, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2008, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Atlanta Braves manager Brian Snitker holds up the trophy = after winning baseball's World Series in Game 6 against the Houston Astros Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2021, in Houston. The Braves won 7-0. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Braves blank Astros, capture 1st World Series title since ’95

Atlanta wins Game 6 7-0 and captures the best-of-seven series 4-2.

Atlanta Braves manager Brian Snitker holds up the trophy = after winning baseball's World Series in Game 6 against the Houston Astros Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2021, in Houston. The Braves won 7-0. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Atlanta Braves' Dansby Swanson celebrates his home run during the seventh inning in Game 4 of baseball's World Series between the Houston Astros and the Atlanta Braves Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Braves rally past Astros to brink of World Series title

Dansby Swanson and Jorge Soler hit back-to-back homers in the 7th lifting Atlanta to a 3-2 win.

Atlanta Braves' Dansby Swanson celebrates his home run during the seventh inning in Game 4 of baseball's World Series between the Houston Astros and the Atlanta Braves Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Atlanta Braves' Travis d'Arnaud watches his home run during the eighth inning in Game 3 of baseball's World Series between the Houston Astros and the Atlanta Braves Friday, Oct. 29, 2021, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Braves blank Astros, take 2-1 lead in World Series

Atlanta pitchers combine on a two-hitter in a 2-0 win over Houston in Game 3.

Atlanta Braves' Travis d'Arnaud watches his home run during the eighth inning in Game 3 of baseball's World Series between the Houston Astros and the Atlanta Braves Friday, Oct. 29, 2021, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
Houston Astros' Jose Altuve celebrates after a home run during the seventh inning in Game 2 of baseball's World Series between the Houston Astros and the Atlanta Braves Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Astros top Braves, even World Series at game apiece

Houston rides a four-run second inning and a strong start from Jose Urquidy to a 7-2 win over Atlanta.

Houston Astros' Jose Altuve celebrates after a home run during the seventh inning in Game 2 of baseball's World Series between the Houston Astros and the Atlanta Braves Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
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Ex-Silvertip revealed to be alleged victim in sex assault probe

Kyle Beach says he is the “John Doe” in a report accusing the Blackhawks of failing to act on the allegations.

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Atlanta Braves' Dansby Swanson scores past Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro on a sacrifice fly during the eighth inning of Game 1 in baseball's World Series between the Houston Astros and the Atlanta Braves Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2021, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Braves top Astros in Game 1 of World Series

Atlanta overcomes an injury to starting pitcher Charlie Morton to beat Houston 6-2.

Atlanta Braves' Dansby Swanson scores past Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro on a sacrifice fly during the eighth inning of Game 1 in baseball's World Series between the Houston Astros and the Atlanta Braves Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2021, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
A worker puts the final touches on woodwork in the Seattle Kraken's locker room at Climate Pledge Arena, Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021, during a media tour ahead of the NHL hockey team's home opener Saturday against the Vancouver Canucks in Seattle. The historic angled roof of the former KeyArena was preserved, but everything else inside the venue, which will also host concerts and be the home of the WNBA Seattle Storm basketball team, is brand new. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Climate Pledge Arena ready for hockey debut

The billion-dollar project will host the Kraken’s first home game on Saturday.

A worker puts the final touches on woodwork in the Seattle Kraken's locker room at Climate Pledge Arena, Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021, during a media tour ahead of the NHL hockey team's home opener Saturday against the Vancouver Canucks in Seattle. The historic angled roof of the former KeyArena was preserved, but everything else inside the venue, which will also host concerts and be the home of the WNBA Seattle Storm basketball team, is brand new. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacob Eason runs a drill during practice at the NFL team's football training camp in Westfield, Ind., Wednesday, July 28, 2021. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Former Lake Stevens star Eason waived by Colts

Jacob Eason, who also played at Washington, was a fourth-round pick by Indianapolis in 2020.

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacob Eason runs a drill during practice at the NFL team's football training camp in Westfield, Ind., Wednesday, July 28, 2021. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
Miami Dolphins running back Myles Gaskin (37) runs the ball, during the first half of a NFL preseason football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miami Dolphins running back Myles Gaskin (37) runs the ball, during the first half of a NFL preseason football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver John Ursua is taken off the field on a cart after an injury during the first half of the team's NFL preseason football game against the Denver Broncos, Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)

Seahawks notebook: LB Burr-Kirven, WR Ursua placed on IR

Plus, veteran DT Geno Atkins and TE Luke Willson are expected to visit the team.

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver John Ursua is taken off the field on a cart after an injury during the first half of the team's NFL preseason football game against the Denver Broncos, Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)
Seattle Seahawks' Ben Burr-Kirven is driven off the field on a cart after an injury during the first half of an NFL football preseason game against the Denver Broncos, Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021, in Seattle. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)

Seahawks’ Burr-Kirven, Ursua ‘hurt seriously’ against Broncos

Pete Carroll said starters will play in final preseason game against Chargers.

Seattle Seahawks' Ben Burr-Kirven is driven off the field on a cart after an injury during the first half of an NFL football preseason game against the Denver Broncos, Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021, in Seattle. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)
Seattle Mariners' Kyle Seager, right, celebrates with Ty France (23) after both scored on Seager's three-run home run against the Houston Astros during the 11th inning of a baseball game Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Seager’s three-run home run propels M’s to win over Astros

Seattle salvaged the final game of a three-game set after big losses Friday and Saturday.

Seattle Mariners' Kyle Seager, right, celebrates with Ty France (23) after both scored on Seager's three-run home run against the Houston Astros during the 11th inning of a baseball game Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Denver Broncos quarterback Teddy Bridgewater (5) looks for a receiver while under pressure from Seattle Seahawks linebacker Jordyn Brooks (56) during the first half of an NFL preseason football game Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)

Bridgewater, Broncos cruise past resting Seahawks

Seattle sat most of its starter in a 30-3 preseason home loss.

Denver Broncos quarterback Teddy Bridgewater (5) looks for a receiver while under pressure from Seattle Seahawks linebacker Jordyn Brooks (56) during the first half of an NFL preseason football game Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)
Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Carter Hart in action during an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Sunday, April 11, 2021, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)

Ex-Silvertips star Carter Hart gets new deal with Flyers

Philadelphia gives the young goaltender a three-year, $11.9 million deal after a sub-par season.

Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Carter Hart in action during an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Sunday, April 11, 2021, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacob Eason runs a drill during practice at the NFL team's football training camp in Westfield, Ind., Wednesday, July 28, 2021. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Injuries could open door for Eason to start for Colts

The former Lake Stevens star is taking reps with the first team with Carson Wentz out indefinitely.

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacob Eason runs a drill during practice at the NFL team's football training camp in Westfield, Ind., Wednesday, July 28, 2021. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
NFL football player Richard Sherman, center, sits at a hearing at King County District Court with his attorney Cooper Offenbecher, right, as his wife Ashley Sherman looks on, Friday, July 16, 2021, in Seattle. Prosecutors in Washington state have charged Sherman, who has played for the Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers, after police said he drunkenly crashed his SUV in a construction zone and tried to break into his in-laws' home. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Sherman pleads not guilty, ‘deeply remorseful’ for actions

The former Seahawks and 49ers star was charged with five misdemeanors after a Wednesday incident.

NFL football player Richard Sherman, center, sits at a hearing at King County District Court with his attorney Cooper Offenbecher, right, as his wife Ashley Sherman looks on, Friday, July 16, 2021, in Seattle. Prosecutors in Washington state have charged Sherman, who has played for the Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers, after police said he drunkenly crashed his SUV in a construction zone and tried to break into his in-laws' home. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)