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NBA expansion Adam Silver...
Tim Reynolds

Update on ‘complex’ NBA media rights deal and expansion

When the new NBA deals get done — whether it’s in the coming days, weeks or even months — it would clear the way for expansion.
8 days ago
Hailey Van Lith LSU TCU Paris Olympics 3x3 basketball...
Doug Feinberg

WA native Hailey Van Lith makes US Olympics women’s 3×3 basketball team

Hailey Van Lith, a former Washington state prep star at Cashmere High School, will represent the United States in 3x3 basketball at the Paris Olympics this summer.
9 days ago
Scottie Scheffler PGA Championship...
Doug Ferguson

Wild story from PGA Championship as top-ranked Scottie Scheffler arrested

In a span of four hours, top-ranked golfer Scottie Scheffler was arrested wearing gym shorts and a T-shirt, dressed in an orange jail shirt for his mug shot, returned to Valhalla Golf Club in golf clothes and made his 10:08 a.m. second-round tee time.
29 days ago
WIAA girls flag football vote 2024...
Cameron Van Til

Brock Huard has impassioned response to WIAA girls flag football vote

A vote to make girls flag football a sanctioned high school sport in Washington state didn't pass. Brock Huard said it will backfire.
1 month ago
San Francisco 49ers...
The Associated Press

NFC West check-in: 49ers’ defense relying on ex-Seahawks coach

The San Francisco 49ers are counting new defensive coordinator Nick Sorensen to bring their defense back to prominence.
1 month ago
Seattle U Grand Canyon WCC 2024...
Cameron Van Til

A new home: Seattle U to join West Coast Conference in 2025

Seattle U will join the West Coast Conference as a full-time member in 2025 along with Grand Canyon University, the league announced.
1 month ago
Washington Wolfpac...
Mike Lefko

Washington Wolfpack brings Arena Football League to Western WA

The Arena Football League, the gold standard of indoor football, has returned with a new team playing in Everett: the Washington Wolfpack.
2 months ago
Jontay Porter Seattle NBA ban...
Tim Reynolds

NBA bans former Seattle prep star Jontay Porter for life

Toronto Raptors two-way player Jontay Porter, who played in high school for Nathan Hale in Seattle, was banned for life from the NBA on Wednesday.
2 months ago
Seattle U Cameron Tyson...
The Associated Press

Seattle U closes on 11-0 run, beats High Point 77-67 for CBI title

Cameron Tyson scored 30 points and made seven 3-pointers, and third-seeded Seattle U beat top-seed High Point 77-67 for the CBI championship.
3 months ago
Eastern Washington University NCAA Tournament...
Anne M. Peterson

Oregon State trails early but wins 73-51 over Eastern Washington

Raegan Beers and Oregon State advanced to the second round of the women’s NCAA Tournament with a 73-51 win over Eastern Washingto
3 months ago
Seattle U Cameron Tyson...
The Associated Press

Seattle U rolls into WAC semis with 81-57 win over Cal Baptist

Cameron Tyson had 18 points in the No. 4 seed Seattle U Redhawks' 81-57 victory against Cal Baptist on Thursday night in the WAC Tournament.
3 months ago
EWU NCAA Tournament womens...
The Associated Press

EWU women win Big Sky title, headed to 1st NCAAs since ’87

The EWU Eagles' record-breaking season continues with the school’s second NCAA berth after a 73-64 win over Northern Arizona in the Big Sky Conference Tournament Championship.
3 months ago
NBA Seattle Sonics All-Star Game Paolo Banchero...
Adam Lewis

Why NBA should bring Seattle Sonics back after dismal All-Star weekend

If the NBA wants to draw attention away from the worst All-Star weekend in recent memory, it should announce a Seattle Sonics return, writes Adam Lewis.
4 months ago
Seattle Seahawks Devon Witherspoon...
Brandon Gustafson

Seahawks Inactives: Witherspoon out again; Levis not playing for Titans

The Seattle Seahawks won't have rookie CB Devon Witherspoon against Tennessee, and the Titans will be without rookie QB Will Levis.
6 months ago
Megan Rapinoe...
The Associated Press

NWSL Championship: Reign lose, Rapinoe leaves final match with injury

Gotham FC survived a wild finish to beat OL Reign 2-1 in the NWSL championship match that was in its first few minutes when Megan Rapinoe hobbled off the pitch in a heartbreaking end to her career.
7 months ago
Nick Taylor Canadian Open...
The Associated Press

UW Huskies alum Nick Taylor first Canadian to win Canadian Open in 69 years

Nick Taylor became the first Canadian in 69 years to win his national open, holing a 72-foot eagle putt on the fourth playoff hole to beat Tommy Fleetwood in the RBC Canadian Open on Sunday.
1 year ago
LIV Golf PGA...
The Associated Press

PGA and European tours to merge with Saudis, end LIV Golf feud

The PGA Tour ended its expensive fight with Saudi Arabia’s golf venture and now is joining forces with it, making a stunning announcement Tuesday of a merger.
1 year ago
OL Reign Megan Rapinoe...
The Associated Press

OL Reign beat Angel City 4-1 at Lumen Field in NWSL play

Veronica Latsko scored twice and OL Reign bounced back after giving up an early goal to defeat Angel City 4-1 on Saturday.
1 year ago
Andy Eide Seattle Kraken...
SeattleSports.com Staff

Seattle Kraken insider Andy Eide has passed away

Seattle Sports' Kraken insider Andy Eide passed away on Friday, April 14, due to a stroke he suffered last month while covering a game.
1 year ago
Paul Silas...
The Associated Press

Paul Silas, 3-time NBA champion including with Sonics, dies at 79

Paul Silas, a member of three NBA championship teams as a player including the 1978-79 Seattle Sonics, has died. at the age of 79
2 years ago
XFL Seattle Dragons...
Brent Stecker

Seattle Sea Dragons reveal uniforms for 2023 XFL relaunch

The relaunch of the XFL got a little bit more real with the reveal of the uniforms for all eight teams, including the Seattle Sea Dragons.
2 years ago
World Cup...
The Associated Press

US knocked out of World Cup after 3-1 loss to the Netherlands

The Netherlands eliminated the United States from the World Cup with a 3-1 victory Saturday that advanced the Dutch to the quarterfinals.
2 years ago
World Cup US Iran...
The Associated Press

Pulisic goal advances US in World Cup with 1-0 win over Iran

Christian Pulisic scored while crashing headfirst into the goalkeeper in the 38th minute and the United States advanced to the knockout round of the World Cup with a 1-0 win over Iran.
2 years ago
World Cup US England...
The Associated Press

US frustrates England again at a World Cup in 0-0 draw

The United States frustrated England in a 0-0 draw on Friday in the latest occasion in which the Americans have defied the odds against the Three Lions.
2 years ago