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Washington State linebacker Darryl Monroe, left, and quarterback Connor Halliday pose for photos at the 2014 Pac-12 NCAA college football media days at Paramount Studios in Los Angeles Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

Washington State depending on offense

Washington State rode the arm of quarterback Connor Halliday to its first bowl game in a decade last year, and Cougar fans can expect more of the same this season.

Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch stands on the field at an NFL football minicamp practice Wednesday, June 18, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Seahawks say Lynch assault accusation ‘bogus’

In a statement Tuesday morning the team says it has "the utmost respect for the investigative process," but that after speaking with Lynch the Seahawks concluded the allegations were without merit.

FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2014, photo, then-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, left, shakes hands with former NBA players Bill Russell, right, and "Downtown" Freddie Brown as Omar Lee looks on during an NCAA college basketball game between Washington and Oregon State in Seattle. An individual with knowledge of negotiations to sell the Los Angeles Clippers said Shelly Sterling has reached an agreement to sell the team to Ballmer for $2 billion. The individual, who wasn’t authorized to speak publicly, told The Associated Press on Thursday, May 29, 2014, that Ballmer and the Sterling Family Trust now have a binding agreement. The deal now must be presented to the NBA.

Clippers sale to Steve Ballmer goes through

Ballmer, the former Microsoft CEO, bid $2 billion for the Clippers in May. The NBA Board of Governors had previously approved the sale.

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays Sunday, June 8, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. The Mariners won 5-0.

Hernandez brilliant as Seattle jolts Toronto

Felix Hernandez allowed one run in seven strong innings and Robinson Cano helped provide him with a jolt of run support as the Seattle Mariners romped to an 11-1 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night.

New Washington head coach Chris Petersen walks on the field during the first session of NCAA college football practice before the upcoming fall season, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, in Seattle.

Petersen era set to begin at Washington

Job number 1 for the new leader of the Dawgs is figuring out a way to leap over the Cardinal and Ducks.

Seattle Mariners' James Jones in action against the Tampa Bay Rays in a baseball game Monday, May 12, 2014, in Seattle.

Seattle Mariners recall outfielder James Jones from Tacoma

Right-handed pitcher Erasmo Ramirez was optioned to AAA Tacoma last night.

Seattle Reign FC goalie Hope Solo waves to fans after an NWSL soccer game against the Sky Blue FC Saturday, June 28, 2014, in Seattle. Solo was arrested at a suburban Seattle home on suspicion of assaulting her sister and 17-year-old nephew a week ago, then pleaded not guilty and was released without bail after a court appearance Monday, June 23. She was eligible to play in Saturday's match, but did not start.

Hope Solo trial date set in assault case

Solo, who also plays with the Seattle Reign of the National Women's Soccer League, appeared in court in Kirkland, Washington, on Monday.

Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch smiles during media day for the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in Newark, N.J.

Police looking at Lynch in assault investigation

Police in Bellevue, Washington, are investigating whether Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch was involved in an assault and damage of personal property.

Seattle Sounders head coach Sigi Schmid applauds as he leaves the field after the first game of the Western Conference semifinals in the MLS Cup soccer playoffs against the Portland Timbers, Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, in Seattle. The Timbers won 2-1 in the first of the two-game aggregate playoff series.

Pappa, Pineda score, Sounders beat Dynamo

The Seattle Sounders snapped a two-game losing streak with a 2-0 victory over the Houston Dynamo on Sunday night.

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Bells beats Black Bears 5-1 in last game of the regular season

The Bells finish with a league high 37-17 record.

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Bird scores 22 as Storm beat Shock

Sue Bird scored 22 points and Camille Little added 16 to help the Seattle Storm rally from a 13-point second-half deficit and beat the Tulsa Shock 74-68 on Sunday night.

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Jackson’s 4 RBIs lead M’s past White Sox

Austin Jackson matched a career-high with four RBIs to lead the Seattle Mariners to a 4-0 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday.

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) throws under pressure from Seattle Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril (56) and Seattle Seahawks middle linebacker Bobby Wagner (54) during the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game at MetLife Stadium Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. The Seahawks won 43-8.

Seahawks opener a chance to start evaluations

Between the penalties and an offense that staggered, Pete Carroll had to settle for the Seattle Seahawks' preseason opener being the first chance to start making evaluations.

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Mariners recall Ramirez to make start

The Seattle Mariners have recalled right-hander Erasmo Ramirez from Triple-A Tacoma to start Sunday's series finale with the Chicago White Sox.

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Heath wins at Skagit Speedway

Alger, WA – Sun drenched Skagit Speedway saw Colton Heath pick up his second win of the season in the 360 Sprint Car division.

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Bells to host Pippins on August 13

The Bells’ will face the Yakima Valley Pippins in the West Coast League playoffs. The series begins Tuesday, August 12 in Yakima.

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Bells fall to Black Bears

The Cowlitz Black Bears scored four runs in the first two innings on their way to a 5-0 victory over the Bellingham Bells, Saturday at Story Field at Lower Columbia Community College.

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White Sox beat Mariners 2-1 in 10 innings

The loss ended the Mariners' four-game winning streak and the White Sox snapped their four-game losing streak.

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Piniella enters the Mariners Hall of Fame

Former manager Lou Piniella was inducted into the Seattle Mariners Hall of Fame Saturday at Safeco Field.

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Pacific Little League advances to Williamsport

Pacific Little League defeated Bend (OR) Little League, 6-3, in the championship game of the Little League Northwest Regional Saturday at Al Houghton Stadium in San Bernadino, California.

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