NBA receives bid for Kings from Sacramento group

The Seattle vs. Sacramento showdown is set. The NBA received an official offer Friday from 24 Hour Fitness founder Mark Mastrov and billionaire Ron Burkle… Continue reading

Gonzaga’s big rival penalized for recruiting violations

One of the most powerful mid-major programs in college basketball has been found guilty of breaking some big-time rules. The NCAA placed… Continue reading

Roik rejoins the Washington Stealth

Mike Roik is back with the Washington Stealth. The National Lacrosse League team announced Friday it has signed the veteran goaltender to a one-year agreement… Continue reading

Frustrated McIlroy walks off course at Honda Classic

Rory McIlroy abruptly walked off the course Friday at the Honda Classic, telling reporters who followed him to his car… Continue reading

Silvertips envy next two foes

The best of the best are coming to Comcast Arena. And the Everett Silvertips are taking notes. The top two teams in the… Continue reading

Garland pitches OK in his mound return

Jon Garland walked around the mound for a few moments before his first pitch. The circle of dirt at Scottsdale Stadium was… Continue reading

Sigi Schmid and players on Sounders 1-0 loss

When Sigi Schmid and Michael Gspurning both refer to a game as a “slap in the face” that can’t be a good thing, right? Well… Continue reading

Sounders part ways with midfielder Christian Tiffert

In a move that has been expected for some time now, Sounders FC has bought out the contract of midfielder Christian Tiffert prior to Saturday’s… Continue reading

Everett 4, Portland 2

TALKING POINTS Did anyone see this one coming? Beforehand there was a sense of inevitability about this game. Portland has the best record in the… Continue reading

Everett vs. Portland: lineup notes

EVERETT Forward lines: Harrison-Winquist-Sandhu Hayer-Bauml-Petryk Soumelidis-Mappin-Aasman Skapski-Stadnyk-Leedahl Defensive pairings: Cox-Mueller Betker-Oslanski Zipp-Adam Starting goalie: Lotz Scratches: Nikkel, Low, Grayson, MacDonald. Notes: The main change for… Continue reading

Boys All-Tournament teams

Jackson’s Jason Todd was named the Most Valuable Player of the 4A State Tournament and Terry Dawn was named to the All-Tournament first team. Here’s… Continue reading

Pahukoa, Brown named to first-team All-Tournament

Arlington post Lindsay Brown, who scored seven points and grabbed seven rebounds in the 4A state championship, and Lake Stevens guard Brooke Pahukoa were both… Continue reading

Notes and quotes from Jackson boys

Jackson: Then and Now The Jackson basketball team is heading back to the state tournament for the second time in the last four years. But… Continue reading

Stealth release Patterson, sign Roik

The Washington Stealth announced on Friday that they have signed goalkeeper Matt Roik to a one-year deal pending approval from the National Lacrosse League To… Continue reading

Jackson loses heartbreaker to Curtis in state title game

Jackson’s bid for a state championship and an undefeated season was turned away on Saturday night as a gallant Timberwolves fourth-quarter comeback came up just… Continue reading

Arlington loses to Mead in 4A championship game

Sometimes it just isn’t your night. Almost all of the intangibles that got the Arlington Eagles to Saturday night’s 4A girls state championship… Continue reading

Lake Stevens loses to Mount Rainier, places fifth

It was the sister matchup many thought would be the state championship game. Instead the McPhee sisters and Pahukoa sisters met in the… Continue reading

Arlington drops game to Garfield, finishes fifth

TACOMA — Even though Arlington’s season ended with a loss, it was still a record-setting year for the Eagles. And for one Eagle in particular.… Continue reading

Mountlake Terrace tops Seattle Prep to take fourth place

TACOMA — For one last time this season the Mountlake Terrace Hawks did what they do best. They played lock-down defense, which helped spark their… Continue reading

Live blog: State basketball championship Saturday

Champions will be crowned Saturday at the Hardwood Classic. Join the conversation in our live blog from Tacoma throughout the day. Scroll down for our… Continue reading