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National Sports

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Game 7 showdown in West finals welcomed by Ducks, Blackhawks

Chicago Blackhawks center Brad Richards (91) waits for linesman Jean Morin, left, to release the puck in a face-off against Anaheim Ducks center Nate Thompson during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Anaheim, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015.

One year after the Anaheim Ducks and the Chicago Blackhawks both exited the playoffs with a loss in a seventh game, they're facing off in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals on tonight at Honda Center.

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Lightning strike: Tampa Bay beats Rangers, will play for Cup

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New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider, right, collides with Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman (77) during the second period of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final during the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Saturday, May 16, 2015, in New York.

The Tampa Bay Lightning will play for the Stanley Cup, winning their third straight game at Madison Square Garden 2-0 on Friday night to beat the New York Rangers in the Eastern Conference finals in seven games.

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Belichick avoids direct answers on deflated footballs

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, left, speaks with offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels during an NFL football organized team activity Friday, May 29, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass.

Coach Bill Belichick is shedding little light in his first public remarks since the Wells report on the Patriots' use of underinflated footballs.

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Magic hire former player Scott Skiles as head coach

Milwaukee Bucks head coach Scott Skiles questions a call during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, in Indianapolis.

The 51-year-old Skiles becomes the 12th coach in franchise history. He follows Jacque Vaughn, who was fired in February.

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INSTANT REPLAY: The week’s best sports photos

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A look back at some of the week's biggest plays in sports and the moments you may have missed.

Local News

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Overnight repair work starts Sunday after overturned dump truck accident

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Overnight closures will repair damage to shoulder and barrier

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Chestnut Bay Bridge closed starting next Monday

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Construction will take about six months

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Inmate dies in Whatcom County Jail

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Jail staff had no indication he would end his life

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Justices toss Washington law countering bad-faith lawsuits

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The Washington Supreme Court has struck down a state law that attempts to curtail lawsuits brought in bad faith to hinder public discussion.

Viral Videos

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Paralyzed student walks across stage at college graduation

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Injured playing football in 2010, Christopher Norton walked across the stage with help from his new fiancée.

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This ‘Single Ladies/Ducktales’ mashup is a thing of beauty

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WATCH: The infamous video from Beyoncé's hit single pairs perfectly with the cartoon theme song.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: 10 years of YouTube in 2 minutes

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The viral video site that is now a part of everyday life launched 10 years ago and forever changed the Internet.

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Watch Steph Curry’s adorable daughter steal the post-game presser – again

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Riley Curry is the hottest sports baby in the game right now.

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‘Animal Sound Man’ and his amazing impersonations

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Give this guy an animal - any animal - and he can do a spot-on impersonation.

Entertainment

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Netflix: What’s coming and going in June

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Find out what you should watch this weekend and get a sneak peak at what's being added next month.

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REVIEW: The Earth quakes, cleavage shakes in ‘San Andreas’

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"San Andreas" is so over the top, Michael Bay might find it excessive.

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Cast of ‘Big Bang Theory’ helps students study science

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Dozens of crew and cast members, including Jim Parsons and Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, have raised more than $4 million for "The Big Bang Theory" Scholarship Endowment.

Local Sports

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State prep sports roundup

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Friday's results from the softball, tennis and track & field state tournaments.

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Walker, Smith lead Mariners to 2-1 win over Indians

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Taijuan Walker in action against the San Diego Padres in a baseball game Wednesday, May 13, 2015, in Seattle.

Taijuan Walker allowed two hits over eight strong innings, Seth Smith hit a two-run homer, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Cleveland Indians 2-1 Friday night.

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Squalicum falls to Selah in 2A state semifinals

Selah celebrating after beating Squalicum, 6-3, in a 2A state semifinal at Yakima County Stadium

The Selah Vikings scored four runs in the last three innings to beat the Squalicum Storm, 6-3, in a 2A state baseball semifinal Friday at Yakima County Stadium in Yakima.

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Warrior guard and former Coug Klay Thompson diagnosed with concussion

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson lies on the court after being injured during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals against the Houston Rockets in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, May 27, 2015.

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson has been diagnosed with a concussion and will not practice until he is symptom free.

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Prep sports roundup

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Results from boys and girls golf, along with track and field from the state tournament.

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Kluber strikes out 13 in Indians’ 5-3 win over Mariners

Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Corey Kluber delivers against the Chicago White Sox during the first inning of a baseball game Monday, May 18, 2015, in Chicago.

Cleveland won for the eighth time in 10 games.

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Russell Wilson’s agent says they’ve made contract progress

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Mark Rodgers "optimisitc" Wilson will be in Seattle a long time

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Day two of high school state golf today

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Post 7 baseball off to 2-0 start on young season

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May 30, 2015

What's New on KPUG

Hear it Now: Squalicum baseball coach John Inge

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Listen: Squalicum baseball coach John Inge talks about the Storm’s first trip to the final four at State!

Register now for Bellingham’s 4th of July Hoop it Up 3-on-3 Tournament

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The 4th of July Hoop it Up 3-on-3 tournament presented by Haggen and hosted by the Port of Bellingham & Bellingham Whatcom Chamber of Commerce.

Photos: Back to Bellingham Battle

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Bellingham Slam vs. WWU alumni. Check our photos from the Back to Bellingham Battle!

Win a KPUG/Hilltop Restaurant & Catering 7th Inning Stretch Party

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Win a catered party for 25 from KPUG & The Hilltop!

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