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Two Western players named Players of the Week

Anye Turner named GNAC Player of the Week as he leads Vikings to back-to-back road wins and Mckinlee Sellevold named GNAC Pitcher of the Week in a one hit shutout.

Seattle Sounders FC midfielder Brad Evans (3) is seen during the U.S. Open Cup final against the Philadelphia Union on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Chester, Pa. The Sounders FC beat the Union 3-1 in overtime.

Seattle union rep pessimistic about current CBA talks

Evans spoke after the Sounders' practice Monday, acknowledging that the talks over the new CBA would likely come down to the last minute

FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2014, file photo, Eastern Washington quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. throws against Washington Huskies in the second half of an NCAA football game in Seattle. Adams was chosen the first-team quarterback for The Associated Press FCS All-America team released Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, after a remarkable _ yet abbreviated _ season.

FCS All-America QB Vernon Adams to transfer to Oregon

Adams posted on Twitter: "Oregon it is!" with an Instagram of the Oregon logo.

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H.S. b-ball post-season opens tonight with 1A district action

Lynden Christian boys and girls are #1 seeds and get first-round byes

Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) celebrates after scoring in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, in Dallas. The Mavericks won 105-99.

Aldridge scores 24 as Portland beats Houston

The Portland Trail Blazers fought off a late charge from the Houston Rockets for a 109-98 victory on Sunday night.

Oregon coach Dana Altman reacts from the bench during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against UCLA in Eugene, Ore., Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. UCLA won 70-68.

Oregon dominates Washington State

Joseph Young just missed a triple double with 29 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists as Oregon beat Washington State 95-72 on Sunday.

Oregon State's head coach Wayne Tinkle calls to the crowd against UCLA during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Corvallis, Ore., Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. Oregon State won 66-55.

Payton has 17 and Oregon State defeats Washington 64-50

The Beavers improved to 16-7 overall for their best record over 23 games since the 1989-90 team started 19-4.

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Miller makes 31 saves, Canucks blank Penguins

Ryan Miller made 31 saves for his sixth shutout of the season and 35th of his career, leading the Vancouver Canucks to a 5-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night.

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Wiltjer leads No. 2 Gonzaga to win over San Francisco

Kyle Wiltjer scored 29 points and made a pair of 3-pointers in a key second-half run that helped No. 2 Gonzaga win its 17th straight, 81-70 over San Francisco on Saturday night.

WWU women pose with fans following a win over Central Washington

WWU wins another thriller, beats Central

Kayla Bernsen scored the last of her team-high 19 points on a putback with 1.3 seconds left, lifting WWU to a 62-61 triumph over Central Washington University on Saturday.

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WWU sweeps road trip with 75-65 win at MSUB

Western Washington University earned a sweep of its two-game road trip with a 75-65 victory over Montana State University Billings on Saturday.

Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) of Germany leans back hoping for a shot to fall that rimmed out during an NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves, Monday, Feb. 2, 2015, in Dallas.

Nowitzki caps rally, Mavs storm past Blazers in OT

The Dallas Mavericks beat the Portland Trail Blazers 111-101 in overtime Saturday night.

Western Washington University's softball team beat Saint Martins University 1-0, then lost 7-3 on Saturday, March 15, 2013, at Viking Field in Bellingham, Wash.

WWU opens season with split at Chaminade

WWU bounced back for a 3-0 win in the nightcap of a softball doubleheader with Chaminade University on Saturday at CORP field. WWU lost the opener 7-2.

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Eastern Washington pulls out win over Montana State

Eastern Washington overcame one of its worst offensive games of the season Saturday for a 61-51 win over Montana State.

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Watson 2nd in high jump and 4th in long jump at Washington indoor

Brett Watson (Sr., Ferndale) placed second in the high jump on Saturday at the Washington State University Indoor Invitational held at the Indoor track facility on the WSU campus.

Denver Broncos defensive tackle Sam Adams talks to the media during reporting day at Broncos football training camp, Saturday, July 28, 2007, in Denver.

Former NFL player Sam Adams charged in wage theft case

Two-time pro bowler and business partner stole over $500,000

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WWU women’s soccer: Seven sign NLIs to play for Vikings

One other accepts offer of admission to WWU

Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker Bruce Irvin (51), far left, gets into a brawl at the end of the second half of NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game against the New England Patriots on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz.

NFL fines Irvin, 3 others for roles in Super Bowl shoving

Irvin has been fined $10,000 by the NFL for his role in a scuffle with 18 seconds left in the Super Bowl. Three other players received lesser fines.

Seattle Seahawks assistant coach Ken Norton Jr. on sidelines against the St. Louis Rams in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 2, 2011, in Seattle.

Raiders hire Seahawks’ coach Ken Norton Jr. as defensive coordinator

Norton has been linebackers coach for the Seahawks for five seasons, helping them win the Super Bowl last season and make it back this year.

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Colts announce they won’t bring back Reggie Wayne

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Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne takes up his position during the first half of an NFL wildcard playoff football game against the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, in Indianapolis.

The Colts have announced they will not re-sign veteran wide receiver Reggie Wayne.

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AP source: Jets agree to acquire Brandon Marshall from Bears

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Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall (15) celebrates after catching a 5-yard touchdown during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014.

A person familiar with the deal says the New York Jets have agreed to acquire star wide receiver Brandon Marshall from the Chicago Bears, pending a physical exam.

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A look at some of this week's biggest plays and best photos in sports.

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A look at some of the biggest stories this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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Spring ahead! Daylight-saving time starts Sunday

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Don't forget to spring forward this weekend.