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Washington's C.J. Wilcox races up court against Colorado in the second half of an NCAA men's basketball game Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Seattle. Washington won 71-54.

Husky guard Wilcox selected by Clippers

The Los Angeles Clippers selected Washington guard C.J. Wilcox with the 28th overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night.

Virginia's Joe Harris (12) goes to the basket against Duke in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the championship of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Sunday, March 16, 2014. Virginia won 72-63. Harris was the tournament MVP.

Chelan native Harris taken by Cavaliers

The Cavaliers have selected Virginia shooting guard Joe Harris with the No. 33 overall pick in the NBA draft.

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Wolves take UCLA G Zach LaVine at No. 13

The former Bothell High School star heads to the NBA after just one season with the Bruins.

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.

Report: Sources say Blazers offer Aldridge max extension

With no picks in this year's NBA draft, the Portland Trail Blazers still made news in offering All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge a maximum contract extension.

U.S. women's soccer team goalkeeper Hope Solo appears in Kirkland Municipal Court on Monday, June 23, 2014, in connection with her domestic violence arrest at her sister's home in Kirkland, Wash.

Hope Solo apologizes following arrest

Solo posted her apology on her Facebook page and also posted a link to the statement on her official Twitter account.

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AP Source: Cal AD Sandy Barbour stepping down

Barbour has been in the role of AD since 2004 and has come under fire of late for struggles by the football team.

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Slam’s Wilkins named IBL Player of the Week

The Slam will open up the post season Saturday at the IBL Championship Tournament in Vancouver. Bellingham will play either Seattle or Salem at 7:30pm on KGMI & kgmi.com.

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Run from Bellingham Bay up Mount Baker and back

Eight runners will attempt the 108-mile course, expected to take about 40 nonstop hours.

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Local baseball: Wins for the Bells and Post 7

Wittenberg no-hits Garfield for Post 7

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Ortiz homers helps Boston avoid sweep with 5-4 win over M’s

David Ortiz hit the 449th home run of his career in the first inning.

Former Washington football head coach Jim Lambright, right, stands with other former coaches and school athletes in memory of former head coach Don James Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, before an NCAA college football game in Seattle. James died Sunday, Oct. 20.

Former Huskies football coach Lambright arrested

Former Washington football coach Jim Lambright was arrested last week for investigation of domestic violence, according to Snohomish County court documents released Wednesday.

Washington running back Jesse Callier (24) celebrates with Washington's Kevin Smith, left, after Callier scored a touchdown late in the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game against Arizona, Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, in Seattle. Washington won 31-13.

Former Husky Kevin Smith heads to the Hawks

Former University of Washington wide receiver Kevin Smith is heading to the Seattle Seahawks.

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Giants’ Lincecum pitches 2nd no-hitter vs. Padres

The former UW Husky allowed only one runner Wednesday in leading the San Francisco Giants to a 4-0 win

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Emerald City Kickoff Classic finds new home

The 2014 WIAA Emerald City Kickoff Classic (ECKC) will move to Memorial Stadium at the foot of the iconic Space Needle

Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch stands on the field during a brief break against the St. Louis Rams in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, in Seattle.

Marshawn Lynch to be featured in ESPN The Magazine Body Issue

22 athletes to be in ESPN The Magazine Body Issue, which hits newsstands July 11

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.

Sounders edge San Jose on PKs in U.S. Open Cup

Lamar Neagle scored the clinching penalty in the shootout as the Seattle Sounders beat the San Jose Earthquakes in the fifth round of the U.S. Open Cup on Tuesday night.

Seattle Mariners' Kyle Seager hits a three-run go-ahead home run in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers, Sunday, April 27, 2014, in Seattle.

Seager’s 4 RBIs powers Seattle past Boston

Kyle Seager had an RBI double in the first inning and hit a three-run homer in the fifth as the Seattle Mariners won their fifth straight, 8-2 over the Red Sox on Tuesday night.

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Bells blank Merchants

The Bellingham Bells defeated the visiting Everett Merchants, 5-0, in non-league action at Joe Martin Field in Bellingham.

Seattle Mariners top 2013 draft pick, DJ Peterson, walks out of the cage during batting practice before a baseball game against the Houston Astros, Wednesday, June 12, 2013, in Seattle.

Mariner prospects Peterson and Guerrero named to All-Star Futures Game

Peterson was just promoted to AA Jackson; Guerrero is an outfielder with High Desert

New Washington head football coach Chris Petersen, right, blows his whistle on the first day of spring NCAA college football practice, Tuesday, March 4, 2014, in Seattle.

UW’s Chris Petersen ranked as No. 2 college football coach

Petersen came in 2nd behind only Nick Saban on NFL.com's "14 for '14: Best head coaches in college football" ranking .

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