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FILE - In this file photo taken Sept. 17, 2012, the NHL logo is seen on a goal at a Nashville Predators practice rink in Nashville, Tenn. The NHL eliminated 16 more days from the regular-season schedule Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, and if a deal with the players' association isn't reached soon the whole season could be lost. The league wiped out all games through Dec. 30 in its latest round of cancellations. Negotiations between the league and the players' association broke off last week, but NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly said Sunday the sides are trying to restart talks this week.

Sabres stun Canucks 6-3 on Mitchell’s 2 goals

Torrey Mitchell scored a pair of goals as the Buffalo Sabres defeated the Vancouver Canucks 6-3 on Thursday night.

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Former Mariner Michael Saunders injures knee, out until July

Toronto Blue Jays left fielder Michael Saunders stepped on a sprinkler while shagging fly balls, tearing cartilage in his left knee and sidelining him until the All-Star break.

NFL logo on the field before an NFL football game between the Detroit Lions and the New England Patriots in Detroit, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013.

Former Hawks QB Hasselbeck re-ups with Colts

Matt Hasselbeck agreed Thursday to a one-year contract extension to back up Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck.

Washington's Nigel Williams-Goss shoots the ball in the second half of an NCAA basketball game against Eastern Washington, on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 in Seattle. Washington won the game 81-77.

Williams-Goss Named Capitol One Third Team Academic All-American

UW sophomore Nigel Williams-Goss became the first Academic All-American in UW men’s basketball history as he was named a Academic All-America Third Team.

Tennessee Titans tackle Michael Roos is pictured during the first half their NFL preseason football game at LP Field in Nashville, Tenn., Thursday, Sept. 2, 2010.

Former EWU star Michael Roos retires after 10 seasons with the Titans

The Eastern Washington University football field was renamed "Roos Field" in September of 2010 after the former Eagle star and his wife donated $500,000 dollars for the installation of red synthetic turf.

Ed Murray, center, talks with reporters Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013 after attending a fundraising luncheon for ROOTS, a shelter for homeless youth in Seattle. Following Tuesday's election Murray led incumbent Mayor Mike McGinn by a 56-44 margin.

Seattle mayor says arena environmental impact statement wrapping up in May

Mayor is open to NHL coming to Seattle before NBA

The Portland Trail Blazers, from left, LaMarcus Aldridge, Nicolas Batum, from France, Wesley Matthews and Damian Liilard stand on the court after losing possession of the ball on a referee review late in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers in Portland, Ore., Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014. Philadelphia won 101-99.

Matthews scores 31, Blazers beat slumping Spurs

Wesley Matthews scored 31 points, LaMarcus Aldridge had 11 points and 13 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the slumping San Antonio Spurs 111-95 on Wednesday night for their first victory since the All-Star break.

UCLA coach Steve Alford gestures during the second half of his team's NCAA college basketball game against Oregon State, Sunday, March 2, 2014, in Los Angeles. UCLA won 74-69.

UCLA routs Washington end 2-game skid

Norman Powell scored 24 points, Tony Parker added 20 and UCLA led all the way in routing Washington 88-66 Wednesday night to end a two-game skid.

Washington State head coach Ernie Kent

Washington State holds off USC 70-66

It was Washington State's first road win since Jan. 10.

Nelson Cruz takes batting practice at the Seattle Mariners spring training facility in Peoria, Arizona.

Cruz steps into power-hitting role with Mariners

The Seattle Mariners DH practiced with his new team Wednesday in Peoria, Arizona.

Southern California head football coach Pete Carroll, left, and tight end coach Brennan Carroll, right, congratulate quarterback Matt Barkley (7) after a touchdown in the second half of a NCAA college football game in Los Angeles, Calif., Saturday, Sept. 5, 2009. USC won the game 56 to 3.

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll to get honorary degree from USC

Will be inducted into the school's athletic hall of fame the day after graduation

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Report: Hawks say Thomas should be ready for season

Star safety had shoulder surgery to repair a torn labrum Tuesday.

Vancouver Canucks goalie Eddie Lack blocks a shot on goal

Lack stops 40 for Canucks in win at Boston

Daniel and Henrik Sedin both picked up assists on the tiebreaking goal 6:47 into the third as the Canucks beat the struggling Bruins for the second time this month.

FILE - In this Oct. 20, 2014, file photo, U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo stands on the sidelines before a CONCACAF soccer match against Haiti in Washington. Solo had domestic violence assault charges against her dismissed Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015, ending what she called "one of the most difficult and emotionally draining times of my life."

Solo regrets ‘mistake’ in interview with ABC

U.S. women's national team, and former University of Washington star, goalkeeper Hope Solo tells ABC News it was a "horrible choice" last month.

Miami Marlins' Ichiro Suzuki speaks during a news conference before the start of the team's first official full squad spring training baseball practice Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Jupiter, Fla.

Ichiro begins again with the Marlins

The former Seattle Mariner is on a one-year deal and will serve as Miami's fourth outfielder.

wwu Gibson Bardsley soccer

Two former Vikings sign with Tulsa Roughnecks of USL

Gibson Bardsley and Oscar Jimenez have signed contracts to play for the Tulsa Roughnecks in the team's inaugural season in the United Soccer League.

Fans in the Gonzaga student section hold a photo cutout of Kyle Wiltjer before an NCAA college basketball game against Pacific in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015.

Gonzaga’s Kyle Wiltjer claims second straight WCC Player of the Week award

The junior forward scored a combined 61 points in helping lead the Bulldogs to two conference victories over Pacific and Saint Mary's last week.

Seattle Seahawks' Earl Thomas in action against the San Francisco 49ers in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Seattle.

Report: Hawks safety Earl Thomas to have shoulder surgery

Thomas will reportedly be out 6 to 8 months.

Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch answers a question during an interview for NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Phoenix. The Seahawks play the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015.

Marshawn looking to trademark famous Media Day phrase

"I'm just here so I won't get fined" coming soon on apparel

Gonzaga's mascot, center, cheers with fans in the student section before the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against St. Thomas Aquinas in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014.

Zags remain at number 3 in A.P. Top 25

The 28-and-1 Bulldogs host San Diego (14-14) Thursday at the McCauley Athletic Center in Spokane.

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