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POLL: Will the Silvertips win the Western Conference title?

Everett’s playoff series with Tri-City for a spot in the WHL finals begins Friday

POLL RESULTS: Voters predict runner-up finish for Mariners

The largest percentage of votes had Seattle finishing second in the AL West this year.

The WHL’s postseason playoff format has major flaws

The unusual setup means a greater chance the league doesn’t crown the best team champion.

Silvertips will try to beat Winterhawks at their own game

The series between Everett and Portland, which starts tomorrow, should be a thriller.

POLL: Where do the Mariners finish in the AL West?

Not much is expected from Seattle this season, but the Mariners are off to a positive start.

VIDEO: Ichiro returns to Safeco Field and the Mariners

Watch as the Seattle legend is introduced to the crowd during Opening-Day ceremonies.

After a 16-year playoff drought, Opening Day is for optimism

Safeco Field was filled with people hoping this season will be different for the Mariners.

It’s baseball’s opening day! Who’s starting for the Mariners?

Here’s the lineups for the opening-day game between Seattle and Cleveland at Safeco Field.

POLL RESULTS: Lukewarm marks for the Seahawks in free agency

The majority of responders give Seattle a C or worse for its activity in free agency so far.

Patterson: Silvertips getting physical against Thunderbirds

In the third period of last Friday’s Game 1 of the first-round WHL playoff series between the Everett Silvertips and Seattle Thunderbirds at Angel of… Continue reading

VIDEO: Brittney Zamora, Evergreen Speedway SLM rookie

The 18-year-old from Kennewick is hoping to make a splash in her first year as an Evergreen regular.

POLL: How do you grade the Seahawks in free agency?

The first two weeks have seen a lot of movement both in and out for Seattle.

Patterson: My picks vs. popular vote in Best of the M’s poll

Related: Full results from the Best of the Mariners poll Baseball season has arrived. The 2018 Major League Baseball season begins Thursday, with all 30… Continue reading

Best of the Mariners poll: Here’s the final results

Find out how readers voted for the best season ever by a Seattle Mariners player at each position.

Patterson: Silvertips can’t rely solely on goalie Hart

History shows that the team with the best goaltender rarely wins the WHL championship.

Best of the Mariners poll, part 11: Designated hitters

Cast your vote for the best-ever season by a Seattle Mariners designated hitter.

Best of the Mariners poll, part 10: Right fielders

Cast your vote for the best-ever season by a Seattle Mariners right fielder.

Best of the Mariners poll, part nine: Center fielders

Cast your vote for the best-ever season by a Seattle Mariners center fielder.

Who are the top 15 Everett Silvertips of all-time?

Herald columnist Nick Patterson makes his choices

Best of the Mariners poll, part eight: Left fielders

Cast your vote for the best-ever season by a Seattle Mariners left fielder.