Pro sports

Community sports roundup: Perkins wins ARCA race in Monroe

Plus, Miranda Granger’s fight is called off, a local track athlete is headed to EWU and more.

Dustin Johnson emerges from a pack to lead PGA Championship

Dustin Johnson emerges from a pack to lead PGA Championship

He fires a 5-under 65 to take a one-shot lead into the final round at Harding Park.

Dustin Johnson emerges from a pack to lead PGA Championship
Li at his best and builds lead at PGA Championship

Li at his best and builds lead at PGA Championship

He’s the first Chinese player to lead after any round of a major in PGA Tour history.

Li at his best and builds lead at PGA Championship
Day, Todd share 1st-round lead at PGA Championship

Day, Todd share 1st-round lead at PGA Championship

The event is the first golf major since the coronavirus pandemic began.

Day, Todd share 1st-round lead at PGA Championship
Granger ready to bounce back after 1st UFC loss, health scare

Granger ready to bounce back after 1st UFC loss, health scare

Everett-based fighter anxious to return following a scary bout with blood clots after her only loss.

Granger ready to bounce back after 1st UFC loss, health scare
EvCC alum Keone Kela opens up about positive virus tests

EvCC alum Keone Kela opens up about positive virus tests

The Pirates pitcher is asymptomatic but has not been able to join his team due to positive results.

EvCC alum Keone Kela opens up about positive virus tests
Shorewood alum Snell issues apology for part of rant

Shorewood alum Snell issues apology for part of rant

The Rays pitcher says he wishes he had not said, “I’m not playing unless I get mine.”

Shorewood alum Snell issues apology for part of rant
Empty stands at Emerald Downs leave empty feeling inside

Empty stands at Emerald Downs leave empty feeling inside

The reality of the summer sets in when witnessing first-hand empty stands at a sporting event.

Empty stands at Emerald Downs leave empty feeling inside
NFL says training camps still on for late July

NFL says training camps still on for late July

Although contingency plans are being made, the league intends to start training camp on time.

NFL says training camps still on for late July
New Seattle hockey venue to be named Climate Pledge Arena

New Seattle hockey venue to be named Climate Pledge Arena

Amazon purchases the naming rights for the former KeyArena and puts the focus on its climate-change message.

New Seattle hockey venue to be named Climate Pledge Arena
Play ball! MLB sets 60-game sked, opens July 23 or 24

Play ball! MLB sets 60-game sked, opens July 23 or 24

Ballparks will be empty and new rules in place as the league and players agree to season parameters.

Play ball! MLB sets 60-game sked, opens July 23 or 24
Emerald Downs set to open racing season with no fans

Emerald Downs set to open racing season with no fans

The track begins its 10-race program Wednesday two months later than expected due to the pandemic.

Emerald Downs set to open racing season with no fans
Evergreen Speedway to resume races with no fans June 27

Evergreen Speedway to resume races with no fans June 27

Every race at the track this season will be aired on CBS affiliate CW11 Sunday evenings.

Evergreen Speedway to resume races with no fans June 27
Seattle Storm’s Natasha Howard attempts a layup during the season opener game against the Phoenix Mercury on Saturday, May 25, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Seattle Storm won’t play any games in Everett this year

The pandemic forces the WNBA to play a 22-game regular season starting in late July without fans present.

Seattle Storm’s Natasha Howard attempts a layup during the season opener game against the Phoenix Mercury on Saturday, May 25, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Former Everett Silvertips star goaltender Carter Hart and the rest of the Philadelphia Flyers are one of the 24 NHL teams set to resume playing at one of two hub locations beginning in July. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

POLL RESULTS: The NHL gets the nod for its restart plan

However, the general consensus is that both the NHL and NBA have good restart plans.

Former Everett Silvertips star goaltender Carter Hart and the rest of the Philadelphia Flyers are one of the 24 NHL teams set to resume playing at one of two hub locations beginning in July. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Tom Lafferty in the booth at KRKO on Thursday, July 12, 2018 in Everett, Wa. KRKO 1380 AM is switching away from a sports talk format to music after 16 years, though the station will continue to broadcast local sports events. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Tom Lafferty in the booth at KRKO on Thursday, July 12, 2018 in Everett, Wa. KRKO 1380 AM is switching away from a sports talk format to music after 16 years, though the station will continue to broadcast local sports events. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, center, shoots as Milwaukee Bucks center Robin Lopez, left, and forward Giannis Antetokounmpo defend during the first half of an NBA basketball game on March 6 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

POLL: Which league got its restart plan right, NBA or NHL?

Both leagues, which suspended their seasons because of the coronavirus outbreak, have plans to restart.

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, center, shoots as Milwaukee Bucks center Robin Lopez, left, and forward Giannis Antetokounmpo defend during the first half of an NBA basketball game on March 6 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
Gov. Inslee eases restrictions on pro sports activities

Gov. Inslee eases restrictions on pro sports activities

The state says that pro sports can resume practices and activities in a limited capacity.

Gov. Inslee eases restrictions on pro sports activities
Sounders, rest of MLS to resume season this month

Sounders, rest of MLS to resume season this month

The league and its players reach a labor deal that includes a tournament in Orlando.

Sounders, rest of MLS to resume season this month
Jackson grad Travis Snider among Diamondbacks’ cuts

Jackson grad Travis Snider among Diamondbacks’ cuts

The eight-year MLB veteran signed a minor-league deal with Arizona in January.

Jackson grad Travis Snider among Diamondbacks’ cuts
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