Seattle Sidelines

POLL: Is Russell Wilson worth $35 million a year?

Recent estimates suggest that’s what it will take for the Seahawks to sign their QB to an extension.

POLL RESULTS: Voters favor the Cougars in the Apple Cup

WSU was the narrow choice to prevail over UW in Friday’s game to decide the Pac-12 North.

Tips’ grueling stretch exposes flaws in WHL scheduling process

When the Everett Silvertips shuffled off the ice following their Tuesday night game against the Calgary Hitmen at Angel of the Winds Arena, the players… Continue reading

POLL: Which team prevails in this year’s Apple Cup?

Washington State and Washington square off Friday in Pullman to determine the Pac-12 North title.

Lynnwood native bids farewell to Husky Stadium in style

Washington senior RB Myles Gaskin add another to his long line of great performances.

Patterson: Seahawks summon the magic yet again

In a prime-time game against a familiar foe, Russell Wilson and company rose to the occasion.

POLL RESULTS: Voters down on Seahawks’ playoff chances

More than 70 percent of the voters gave Seattle no more than a slim shot at the postseason.

POLL: What do you think of the Seahawks’ playoff chances?

Seattle is playing tough, but to get into the postseason the Seahawks need to start winning games.

POLL RESULTS: Lake Stevens football is the choice

Voters pick the Vikings as the likeliest local team to advance in the high school state playoffs.

Herald writer Nick Patterson talks Seahawks on King 5

The Seattle Seahawks fell to the Los Angeles Chargers 25-17 Sunday at CenturyLink Field. I was there to see it, writing a column about what… Continue reading

POLL: Which local high school football team goes furthest?

Three local schools — Lake Stevens (4A), Snohomish (3A) and Darrington (1B) — remain alive.

Patterson: Seahawks’ first midterm exam a tough one to grade

Seattle played poorly Sunday but still gave itself a chance in the final seconds

POLL RESULTS: The Sounders are going all the way

Nearly 60 percent of responders predicted another MLS Cup championship for Seattle.

POLL: How far do the Sounders advance in the MLS playoffs?

Seattle heads into the postseason red hot after turning its season around in July.

POLL RESULTS: Many unconcerned about Brewers’ pitcher usage

A near majority of voters consider Milwaukee’s unconventional pitching strategy much ado about nada.

Like it or not, the future of pitching in baseball is upon us

As the definition of “starter” blurs, hard-throwing, multi-inning relievers are becoming the new norm.

POLL: One-batter starters: good strategy or bush league?

What do you think about Milwaukee manager Craig Counsell’s unique maneuver in Game 5 of the NLCS?

POLL RESULTS: UW’s season is already a disappointment

More than 60 percent of voters said Saturday’s loss at Oregon doomed the Huskies’ season.

POLL: Is the Huskies’ season already a disappointment?

Washington’s loss to Oregon ended the Huskies’ dream of reaching the College Football Playoff.

POLL RESULTS: Calling timeout wasn’t a mistake for Seahawks

A majority of voters were OK with calling timeout on the Rams’ fourth-down play, but it was close.