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Leone recalled as Wilhelmsen heads to DL

Mariners place pitcher Tom Wilhelmsen has been placed on the 15-day DL and recall Dominic Leone from Triple-A Tacoma.

Portland Trail Blazers starters, from left, Wesley Matthews, LaMarcus Aldridge, Damian Lillard, Robin Lopez, and Nicolas Batum, sit on the scorers table during a timeout in the second half of Game 5 of a Western Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series against the San Antonio Spurs, Wednesday, May 14, 2014, in San Antonio. San Antonio won 104-82.

Portland’s Aldridge, Afflalo to sit out vs. Thunder

Trail Blazers will look for bench players to step up against Thunder

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WWU’s Levin and Sellevold receive GNAC weekly accolades

Makinlee Sellevold has been named GNAC Softball Pitcher of the Week, and Viking outfielder/designated hitter Alexie Levin received Player of the Week recognition.


Russell Wilson speaks of playing both football and baseball in the future

Hawks QB tells HBO Real Sports "I would honestly play two sports"

Seattle Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez throws against the Oakland Athletics during the first inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014.

Mariners ace Hernandez removed as precaution with tight quad

The King says he's OK after exiting Sunday's game early

Los Angeles Galaxy coach Bruce Arena stands on the field before the MLS Cup championship soccer match against the New England Revolution Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, in Carson, Calif.

Los Angeles beat Seattle 1-0 to end 2-game scoreless streak

Sounders remain winless against LA since 2009

Nelson Cruz poses for photos as he displays his new Seattle Mariners jersey after he was officially introduced by the team, Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, in Seattle.

Nelson Cruz homers in 10th, lifts Mariners over Athletics

Nelson Cruz homered for the second straight day

Utah Jazz coach Quin Snyder, left, talks with guard Trey Burke during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Oklahoma City Thunder in Oklahoma City, Friday, Jan. 9, 2015. Oklahoma City won 99-94.

Booker has career-high 36 points, Jazz beat Blazers 111-105

Trevor Booker scored a career-high 36 points and the Utah Jazz beat the Portland Trail Blazers 111-105 on Saturday night with both teams missing key players.

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WWU sports roundup

A summary of Saturday's action in Viking athletics.

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Defense shines in Eastern Washington scrimmage

Eastern Washington University defensive units held the offense to 123 yards and a single touchdown to highlight the first football scrimmage of spring practice for the Eagles.

A basketball with the NCAA logo goes in on a shot by Northeastern during practice at the NCAA college basketball tournament in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Northeastern plays Notre Dame in a second round game on Thursday.

Former Rainier Beach High School star Shaqquan Aaron to transfer from Louisville

Aaron averaged 1.3 points in 23 games for the Cardinals, highlighted by an 11-point, five-rebound effort at Wake Forest in January.

The Moda Center, home to the Portland Trail Blazers basketball team, is shown in Portland, Ore., Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014.

Trail Blazers’ Afflalo out 1-2 weeks with shoulder strain

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland Trail Blazers guard Arron Afflalo will be out one to two weeks because of a…

Washington's Nigel Williams-Goss (5) and Gilles Dierickx (34) celebrate against Utah in an NCAA college basketball game on Saturday, March 7, 2015, in Seattle.

Williams-Goss, 2 others to leave Washington program

Washington announced that Nigel Williams-Goss, sophomore guard Darin Johnson and junior center Gilles Dierickx, planned to leave the school on Friday.

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Seahawk Michael Bennett reiterates criticism of Jimmy Graham

Called new teammate "overrated" and "soft" after 2014 playoff game

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Meridian baseball team falls late on the road

Cascade Leavenworth downs Trojans in the 7th

Golden State Warriors shooting guard Stephen Curry gestures against the Los Angeles Clippers during the first quarter of Game 6 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, May 1, 2014.

Golden State wins 15th straight home game

Curry breaks 3-point record, Warriors beat Blazers 116-105

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Canucks blank Coyotes

Weber, Lack lead Vancouver over Arizona 5-0

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) shakes hands with Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, left, after the Seahawks beat the Broncos 40-10, in preseason NFL football game, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, in Seattle.

Broncos-Seahawks, Packers-Patriots top preseason

The Seahawks will host Denver, which they beat in the 2014 Super Bowl, in Week 1 of the exhibition games.

Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Mark Hendrickson (34) works against the Tampa Bay Rays in the seventh inning of a spring training baseball game in Port Charlotte, Fla., Thursday March 5, 2015.

Former Cougar, NBA & MLB player Mark Hendrickson retires

The Mount Vernon native announced his retirement after 10 seasons playing in Major League Baseball.

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PAC-12 News: Luke Del Rio to transfer from Oregon State; Hurley to take over Sun Devils

Del Rio was a walk-on at Alabama and redshirted in 2013 before transferring to Oregon State for the 2014 season. Hurley comes to ASU after a two-year stint at Buffalo

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