Duch passes milestone in Stealth win

My oh my how things have changed. Ten games into the 2012 season the Washington Stealth were reeling, battling injuries, inconsistent play and a coach… Continue reading

Wounded warrior almost leads Timberwolves to title

After returning from injury in Saturday night’s 4A boys state championship game and nearly leading his team on a comeback that would have… Continue reading

Yankees GM Cashman breaks leg skydiving

TAMPA, Fla. — Yankees general manager Brian Cashman broke his right leg and dislocated the ankle while skydiving in Florida. Cashman jumped with the U.S.… Continue reading

White House chides N. Korea for Rodman visit

WASHINGTON — The White House says North Korea’s government should be focused on the well-being of its citizens, not on “celebrity sporting events” to entertain… Continue reading

Ibanez, Seager homer, Mariners beat Rockies 16-6

PEORIA, Ariz. — Nolan Arenado hit his third home run in three games for Colorado, but Raul Ibanez and Kyle Seager connected for two more… Continue reading

8 NFL players receive franchise tags

NEW YORK — The NFL deadline for placing franchise tags on players has passed, with only eight given the tag by their teams for next… Continue reading

Cowboys putting franchise tag on Spencer again

IRVING, Texas — The Cowboys are putting the franchise tag on Anthony Spencer for the second straight year, this time after he significantly boosted his… Continue reading

Chiefs tag Albert, sign Colquitt, agree with Bowe

It hasn’t taken long for the new regime of the Kansas City Chiefs to make an impression. The Chiefs announced Monday they signed punter Dustin… Continue reading

Gonzaga is No. 1 in AP Top 25 for first time

Senior guard Mike Hart woke up, checked his phone and learned that the Gonzaga Bulldogs have gone where no Zags have gone before. “I went… Continue reading

Yedlin proves he can play with the big boys

After making his Sounders debut, rookie DeAndre Yedlin looked very much like the 19-year-old that he is. If his youthful face didn’t give… Continue reading

Hicks: The Mariners’ other young, talented catcher

In another organization, John Hicks would be getting a lot of attention. A young, athletic catching prospect that is outstanding defensively and… Continue reading

Longshore union to appeal Seattle arena ruling

The International Longshore and Warehouse Union says it intends to appeal a judge’s ruling that threw out their lawsuit aimed at undoing a… Continue reading

Seahawks sign basketball player Darren Fells

Pete Carroll and John Schneider have never been afraid to think outside the box when it comes to building a football team, and that’s what… Continue reading

Live blog: Everett at Portland

Can the Tips stun the Hawks again, this time on the road?… Continue reading

Wrapping up state

MY COUCH – This past weekend was kind of a blur. When you’re spending 15-hour days at the Tacoma Dome you’re lucky if you can… Continue reading

Lynnwood weighs golf course options

The city’s parks director is pushing for Lynnwood to outsource its golf course operations to a private company. The parks director, Lynn Sordel,… Continue reading

Huskies win third straight, beat USC 65-57

SEATTLE — Dewayne Dedmon could only watch from the USC bench as his Trojans watched a two-point lead turn into a seven-point deficit midway through… Continue reading

Cougars upset No. 23 UCLA 73-61

PULLMAN — Washington State was battling the loss of two key players and a two-decade history of losing at home to No. 23 UCLA. But… Continue reading

Doctors think Rangers’ Staal will recover from eye injury

NEW YORK — Doctors are optimistic that New York Rangers defenseman Marc Staal will recover fully after being struck in the eye by a deflected… Continue reading

Goodell: NFL ‘can and must’ make football safer

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league will continue to do “everything we can” to make football safer. Player safety in… Continue reading