Pro sports

Astros win Game 3, cut Nationals’ World Series lead to 2-1

Jose Altuve doubles twice and scores twice and Zack Greinke silences Washington’s bats in a 4-1 win.

Lynnwood native Couture hospitalized after heart attack

The former MMA star spent time in intensive care, but is expected to make a full recovery.

Francis diving right in as GM for Seattle’s expansion NHL team

The hockey Hall of Famer knows his most precious commodity is time, but that it will disappear rapidly.

Nationals halfway home after rout of Astros

Washington wins 12-3 in Game 2 to take a commanding 2-0 World Series lead over Houston.

Nationals edge Astros in World Series opener

Juan Soto homers, doubles and drives in three runs to lead Washington to a 5-4 win in Game 1.

The voters favor Alex Bregman, Yuli Gurriel (10) and the Houston Astros over the Washington Nationals in the World Series. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

POLL RESULTS: Houston favored in the World Series

By a two-to-one ratio, readers believe the Astros will prevail over the Washington Nationals.

The voters favor Alex Bregman, Yuli Gurriel (10) and the Houston Astros over the Washington Nationals in the World Series. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

POLL: Which team prevails in the World Series?

The Houston Astros and Washington Nationals begin battling for baseball’s crown Tuesday.

Cascade High School grad is Golden State Warriors’ data wizard

With moxie and a dream, Pabail Sidhu became Golden State’s director of basketball analytics.

Meadowdale alum Hamlett selected by Seattle in XFL draft

The tight end, who played in college at Oregon State, was taken by the Dragons in the ‘open phase.’

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.

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