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NBA vet Jamal Crawford "living a dream", giving back to Seattle

His name adorns the side of his old high school, after he paid to refurbish the school gym, which he said had grown unsafe. He paid thousands of dollars, for a new playground and court at Liberty Park in Renton. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Seattle Reign drop season finale to Portland; playoffs next

Seattle Reign FC suffered its second loss of the season Sunday, falling 1-0 to Portland Thorns FC. The Reign now prepare for a semifinal match against Washington next Sunday in Seattle while Portland heads to Kansas City for the other semi. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Panic time in San Francisco? 49ers lose 34-0

In two preseason games, the San Francisco 49ers have scored just three points, and have been outscored 57-3 in games against the Baltimore Ravens and the Denver Broncos. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Two Seahawks on ultimate NFL starting lineup of former Pac-12 players

With NCAA action kicking off in less than two weeks and the NFL regular season shortly after, we decided to assemble rosters of the top current pro players from schools in the Pac-12. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Macklemore takes Ice Bucket Challenge, nominates 3 Sonics

During a concert in Germany, Macklemore had the bucket of ice water dumped on him in front of 30,000 fans. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

AP preseason football poll released: Huskies No. 25

The Associated Press preseason college football poll was released Sunday, and the Washington Huskies are ranked No. 25. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Pacific Little League falls to Texas, eliminated from LLWS

Texas broke out to a 5-0 lead before Washington fought back with three runs in the fourth inning. Both teams traded runs in the fifth, but Texas put it away with five runs in the sixth. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Mariners shut down by Williams, lose 4-1 to Phils

Something about the Mariners brings out the best in Jerome Williams. The righty took a three-hitter into the eighth inning, Andres Blanco hit his first homer in three years, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat Seattle 4-1 in an interleague game. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Young, Mariners shut down Tigers 8-1

Chris Young pitched six shutout innings and the Seattle Mariners beat Detroit 8-1 Sunday, winning the weekend series and moving back ahead of the Tigers in the race for the second AL wild-card spot. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Sparks shoot 61 percent, beat Storm 77-65

Candace Parker scored 24 points, Kristi Toliver had 20 and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Seattle Storm 77-65 on Friday night. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites