Kevin Martin scored 29 points and Ricky Rubio hit a big three-pointer with a minute left to help the Minnesota Timberwolves snap a four-game skid with a 121-113 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday night.
The Huskies wrapped up a forgettable regular season with a memorable performance. Despite being short-handed and losing 10 of the previous 11 games, the Washington men’s basketball team stunned No. 13 Utah, 77-68, on Saturday at Alaska Airlines Arena.
The crack of the bat, which sounded like a small explosion, was the initial indication of how hard the ball was hit. It was followed by white blur rocketing toward the center field batter’s eye, which stands 410 feet from home plate and is a menacing 40-feet tall, eventually clearing it.
Contract extension seems to signal a rebirth for the team and its star running back.
Darvish has partially torn ligaments in addition to inflammation in his troublesome right elbow, and might need Tommy John surgery. It’s another massive blow a suddenly snake-bit franchise that struggled through a rash of devastating injuries last season.
Hernandez, at age 28 (soon to be 29, on April 8), is still in the sweet spot of pitching dominance. He may not throw with the velocity he did when he came up as 19-year-old phenom. But all the other elements of pitching artistry – variety of pitches, movement, savvy, and that mystical sixth se
Lynch, who signed a two-year contract extension Friday, shows more than just power. His football savvy often is overlooked in Seattle’s zone-blocking scheme.
Huskies fall to Bears, 69-53, in a Pac-12 tournament quarterfinal game on Friday night. Washington now awaits its NCAA tournament fate.
Limiting Cleveland’s LeBron James to 18 points and forcing him into nine turnovers, the Atlanta Hawks pulled away for a 106-97 victory over the visiting Cavaliers.
In an aggressive move Friday, the New York Jets reportedly agreed to acquire Brandon Marshall from the Chicago Bears in a trade that has ramifications beyond their adding one of the league’s high-profile receivers to their roster.
Washington State’s bubble burst at the Pac-12 women’s basketball tournament with a 67-48 quarterfinal defeat against ninth-ranked Arizona State on Friday afternoon at KeyArena. But the Cougars (17-14) still hope to nab a postseason berth.
The right-hander, vying for the fifth-starter’s spot, threw two innings, giving up two runs (both unearned) and four hits with no walks and no strikeouts in his spring debut.
For a franchise that has been operating under the pall of Super Bowl shock for the past month, the running back’s decision to return in 2015 is the perfect antidote.
Matt Harvey, who had elbow ligament-replacement surgery in October 2013, returned to action and pitched two perfect innings for the New York Mets in an exhibition game against Detroit.
Releasing Miller saves the Seahawks about $2.3 million in salary-cap space — money the Seahawks can spread around other places.
Lynch signed a two-year extension through 2017, the team announced Friday. Lynch’s new deal is worth $24 million with $12 million guaranteed this season; that includes a $7.5 million signing bonus and $4.5 million in base salary. Lynch originally was scheduled to make $7 million this season.
As the Husky men’s basketball team gets ready for its regular-season finale against Utah, senior Mike Anderson reflects on a life that included the deaths of two brothers and a basketball career that included a Florida prep school and three junior colleges.
Jazmine Davis scores 18 of her 29 points in the second half to lead the fifth-seeded Huskies past 12th-seeded Utah, 75-64 in the first round of the Pac-12 tournament.
Washington State junior guard Lia Galdeira scored a career-high 34 points to rescue the seventh-seeded Cougars in a 66-64 victory over 10th-seeded Oregon in the opening game of the Pac-12 Conference women’s basketball tournament at KeyArena on Thursday.
Behind a makeshift lineup that included a freshman walk-on, a first-time starter, a hobbled star point guard and a hot-shooting Andrew Andrews, the Huskies made things interesting for a while Thursday night before falling 64-47 to Colorado.