Note to Windermere Cup spectators lining Montlake Cut Saturday morning: In the final race, the guys with the black oars are really good.The eight New Zealand rowers who will face Washington and Columbia in the 29th annual Cup’s showcase have aspirations of an Olympic medal.
Documents show biodiesel leader Yale Wong among those with controlling interests in land Ray Bartoszek wants to use for portions of arena project. Bill Russell approached NBA commissioner Adam Silver at the All-Star Game to keep him apprised of Tukwila efforts.
James Harden scored 28 points and the host Houston Rockets beat the Dallas Mavericks 103-94 for their first playoff-series victory since 2009. Houston will play the Los Angeles Clippers or defending champion San Antonio in the next round.