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Shorewood alum Snell: ‘I’m not playing unless I get mine’

Shorewood alum Snell: ‘I’m not playing unless I get mine’

The Rays pitcher says he won’t play this season if it means a reduction in salary as MLB has proposed.

Shorewood alum Snell: ‘I’m not playing unless I get mine’
Baseball in Korea provides glimpse of future of M’s games

Baseball in Korea provides glimpse of future of M’s games

The Korean Baseball League is back and gives a peek at what future MLB games will look like.

Baseball in Korea provides glimpse of future of M’s games
Marysville native Luton selected by Jaguars in NFL draft

Marysville native Luton selected by Jaguars in NFL draft

The former Marysville Pilchuck standout goes to Jacksonville with the 189th overall pick.

Marysville native Luton selected by Jaguars in NFL draft
Dream come true: Eason picked by Colts in 4th round

Dream come true: Eason picked by Colts in 4th round

The Lake Stevens High School graduate goes to Indianapolis with the 122nd pick in the NFL draft.

Dream come true: Eason picked by Colts in 4th round
Eason, other locals still waiting to be selected in NFL draft

Eason, other locals still waiting to be selected in NFL draft

The former Lake Stevens star is the top quarterback still available according to ESPN.

Eason, other locals still waiting to be selected in NFL draft
Edmonds native Kispert will test NBA draft waters

Edmonds native Kispert will test NBA draft waters

The King’s alum and Gonzaga forward won’t hire an agent and could possibly return to the Bulldogs.

Edmonds native Kispert will test NBA draft waters
Washington quarterback Jacob Eason throw around the rush of Boise State’s Curtis Weaver for a touchdown pass in the first quarter of the Las Vegas Bowl on Dec. 21, 2019. Eason, a Lake Stevens alum, was one of 58 players — and the only UW player — invited to participate in the NFL Draft’s virtual event. (Darin Oswald/Idaho Statesman)

POLL RESULTS: Eason likely to be picked in early rounds

Most fans believe the former Lake Stevens star will be a second- or third-round pick in the NFL draft.

Washington quarterback Jacob Eason throw around the rush of Boise State’s Curtis Weaver for a touchdown pass in the first quarter of the Las Vegas Bowl on Dec. 21, 2019. Eason, a Lake Stevens alum, was one of 58 players — and the only UW player — invited to participate in the NFL Draft’s virtual event. (Darin Oswald/Idaho Statesman)
Lake Stevens High School graduate and University of Washington quarterback Jacob Eason is expected to be an early-round pick in the NFL draft, which begins Thursday. (Dean Rutz/Seattle Times/TNS)

POLL: When will Jacob Eason be picked in the NFL draft?

The Lake Stevens High School graduate and UW quarterback is expected to be an early-round selection.

Lake Stevens High School graduate and University of Washington quarterback Jacob Eason is expected to be an early-round pick in the NFL draft, which begins Thursday. (Dean Rutz/Seattle Times/TNS)
Four Snohomish County natives eligible in upcoming NFL draft

Four Snohomish County natives eligible in upcoming NFL draft

Jacob Eason, Jake Luton, Mosese Fifita and Austin Joyner hope to have their dreams realized this week.

Four Snohomish County natives eligible in upcoming NFL draft
Local products’ intersecting path leads all the way to NFL

Local products’ intersecting path leads all the way to NFL

Jacob Eason and Jake Luton have been playing together or against each other since flag football.

Local products’ intersecting path leads all the way to NFL
Lynnwood grad Pivec selected by Atlanta in WNBA draft

Lynnwood grad Pivec selected by Atlanta in WNBA draft

The former area prep star and Oregon State standout is drafted with the 25th overall pick.

Lynnwood grad Pivec selected by Atlanta in WNBA draft
WNBA-bound local hoops star aims to help hospital workers

WNBA-bound local hoops star aims to help hospital workers

The WNBA draft is Friday, but Mikayla Pivec is spending time trying to help during the virus pandemic.

WNBA-bound local hoops star aims to help hospital workers
XFL suspends operations, future in doubt

XFL suspends operations, future in doubt

ESPN reports the league won’t return, but Dragons coach Jim Zorn say he’s still hopeful.

XFL suspends operations, future in doubt
NBA Hall of Famer says his ‘dream’ is to bring Sonics back

NBA Hall of Famer says his ‘dream’ is to bring Sonics back

Kevin Garnett, who will be enshrined this year, says he’d love to bring the NBA back to Seattle.

NBA Hall of Famer says his ‘dream’ is to bring Sonics back
Dream on hold for former Silvertips standout

Dream on hold for former Silvertips standout

Flyers goalie Carter Hart still hopes to be able to play in the Stanley Cup playoffs this season.

Dream on hold for former Silvertips standout
Everett alum named top women’s basketball player in Denmark

Everett alum named top women’s basketball player in Denmark

Sidney Rielly earns player of the year honors in the DameLigaen, the top women’s pro league in Denmark.

Everett alum named top women’s basketball player in Denmark
Wimbledon canceled for 1st time since WWII

Wimbledon canceled for 1st time since WWII

The virus forces the cancellation of the tennis event for the first time for any reason other than war.

Wimbledon canceled for 1st time since WWII
Edmonds-Woodway grad Hardy has Tommy John surgery

Edmonds-Woodway grad Hardy has Tommy John surgery

The relief pitcher, who signed with the Twins in the offseason, is expected to miss the 2020 season.

Edmonds-Woodway grad Hardy has Tommy John surgery
Indianapolis 500 postponed until August because of COVID-19

Indianapolis 500 postponed until August because of COVID-19

The historic IndyCar race won’t run on Memorial Day weekend for the first time since 1946.

Indianapolis 500 postponed until August because of COVID-19
Sportswriter learning to cope in a world devoid of sports
Sportswriter learning to cope in a world devoid of sports
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