Seattle Sidelines

Pageantry, good vibes, uncertainty surround M’s home opener

Seattle routs the Red Sox 12-4, but questions remain how the rebuilding season will play out.

POLL RESULTS: M’s fans taking a positive approach to 2019

Nearly three-quarters of responders are either excited or accepting of following a rebuilding team.

Seattle Mariners’ Domingo Santana, center, celebrates with teammate catcher Omar Narvaez (22) at home after hitting a grand slam off Oakland Athletics starter Mike Fiers in the third inning of Game 1 of their Major League opening series baseball game at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Wednesday, March 20, 2019. Left is Athletics catcher Nick Hundley. (AP Photo/Toru Takahashi)

POLL: What’s your approach to the 2019 Mariners season?

Are you on board with following a rebuilding team, or are you going to sit this one out?

Seattle Mariners’ Domingo Santana, center, celebrates with teammate catcher Omar Narvaez (22) at home after hitting a grand slam off Oakland Athletics starter Mike Fiers in the third inning of Game 1 of their Major League opening series baseball game at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Wednesday, March 20, 2019. Left is Athletics catcher Nick Hundley. (AP Photo/Toru Takahashi)

Silvertips show some fight in their first two playoff games

Their willingness to battle through adversity bodes well for Everett’s playoff prospects

Patterson: It’s time for the Tips to bring home a WHL title

Everett has achieved almost everything in its time in the WHL, except for a league championship.

POLL RESULTS: Readers divided on NCAA tournament support

The voters split nearly evenly on whether they back the Washington Huskies or Gonzaga Bulldogs.

POLL: Which state team has your support in the NCAA tourney?

Are you a backer of the Gonzaga University Bulldogs or the University of Washington Huskies?

Zack Andrusiak holds a custom made Chuck Taylor shoe, given to players who have scored hat tricks, on Thursday, March 14, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Three goals land players new kicks from Everett Silvertips fan

Every Silvertips’ hat trick is rewarded with a pair of custom-made Converse Chuck Taylor sneakers.

Zack Andrusiak holds a custom made Chuck Taylor shoe, given to players who have scored hat tricks, on Thursday, March 14, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Looking back at 1st impressions from Tips’ 1999-born class

No one could have predicted the historic success from Everett’s 2014 bantam draft.

POLL RESULTS: Wolf is the narrow choice as Silvertips MVP

Everett’s goaltender received 39 percent of the vote, but a pair of forwards were right behind.

Local hoops legend talks about playing for Hopkins at UW

Former Huskies guard and Jackson alum Dan Kingma says the energetic hoops coach is ‘a real dude.’

POLL: Who’s been the Silvertips’ Most Valuable Player?

Who’s the Everett Silvertips’ Most Valuable Player? It’s been another hugely successful season for Everett. With three games remaining in the regular season the Tips… Continue reading

POLL RESULTS: Marysville Pilchuck boys basketball favored

Half the responders believe the Tomahawks will be the local team that goes furthest at state.

POLL: Which local basketball team goes furthest at state?

Eleven local teams qualified for the high school state hoops tournaments, which begin Wednesday.

Snohomish County University women’s basketball addendum

Here’s some more candidates for the hypothetical college team comprised of county natives.

POLL RESULTS: There’s some interest in the AAF

More than 70 percent of the voters said they would at least give the new pro football league a peek.

POLL: Any interest in the Alliance of American Football?

The AAF, America’s newest professional outdoor football league, made its debut over the weekend.

Patterson: National spotlight a big boost for women’s hockey

Players like Kendall Coyne Schofield and Snohomish native Lexi Bender are blazing the way.

POLL RESULTS: Thybulle deemed UW’s most important contributor

The player who sparks the Husky men’s basketball team’s defense received more than half the votes.