Stories tagged: Sports
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 9:36 p.m.
The Center for Biological Diversity, joined by the Spokane-based Lands Council, on Wednesday announced its intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for “failing to finalize endangered species …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 4:41 p.m.
Canadian wildlife officials discovered a female calf among the remnants of the Purcell herd near Kimberley B.C., last week.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 12:40 p.m.
A person with knowledge of the deal says the Baltimore Ravens have agreed to trade veteran quarterback Joe Flacco to the Denver Broncos for a fourth-round pick in this year’s …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 10:15 a.m.
World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua will make his boxing debut in the United States when he defends his titles against Jarrell Miller in New York on June 1. Joshua says …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 10:36 p.m.
Ty Smith picked the right time to remind folks that he is quite adept at scoring goals.
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 10:12 p.m.
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 10:09 p.m.
Gordon Hayward scored 26 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:50 remaining, and the Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers 112-109 on Tuesday night.
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 10:07 p.m.
Roundup of Tuesday’s prep girls basketball district tournament from across Eastern Washington.
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 10:07 p.m.
Wednesday’s TV, Radio Highlights
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
David Krejci, Danton Heinen and Brad Marchand each scored during a four-minute span at the end of the first period and the Boston Bruins beat the Blackhawks 6-3 on Tuesday …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 10:39 p.m.
John Blanchette: Gonzaga’s Sophie Whittle works even harder now that she’s at the top of the collegiate tennis world
The news, as is increasingly the case these days, was delivered via text – two of them, in fact, from her coaches. Though not so much news as congratulations, so …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 10:24 p.m.
Roundup of Tuesday’s prep boys basketball district tournament from across Eastern Washington.
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 8:57 p.m.
Cam Reddish made a tying 3-pointer with 1:28 left and the go-ahead free throws with 14 seconds remaining, helping No. 2 Duke overcome a 23-point second-half deficit to beat No. …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 9:17 p.m.
Gage Gubrud will don the blue practice jersey at Washington State for the first time on March 21, and fans wishing to observe the Cougars’ impending quarterback competition will have …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 9:34 p.m.
Robert Franks collected three awards Monday for his efforts in Washington State’s road sweep of the Arizona schools and followed up with a fourth on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 6:31 p.m.
Heart of the Hustle: Former Eastern Washington standout Tyler Harvey makes the most of his time in NBA G-League
On Feb. 2, Tyler Harvey scored 58 points for the NBA G-League’s Memphis Hustle at Iowa.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 6:53 p.m.
Julian Strawther, a top-40 recruit in the 2020 class, has Gonzaga in his top 10.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 7:37 p.m.
Killian Tillie’s absence is a blow to Gonzaga’s postseason aspirations, but the Zags demonstrated they can play at a high level without the 6-foot-10 forward in the first two months …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 4:36 p.m.
Every day for several years, Felix Hernandez has walked past large photos of himself and Randy Johnson – the Seattle Mariners’ only Cy Young Award winners – in the hallway …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 4:54 p.m.
Eastern Washington offensive coordinator Bodie Reeder has accepted the same position at North Texas, according to multiple reports.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 5:39 p.m.
The winter weather has brought another round of postponements and cancellations. With state tournament dates looming large, districts throughout the state are scrambling to get games in before Monday’s deadline.
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 2:28 p.m.
Golf Channel is interested in live programming from Monday to Wednesday, and the answer might be found in college tournaments. It is adding another prestigious event this year, and more …
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 1:51 p.m.
The Los Angeles Angels hope Shohei Ohtani recovers from Tommy John surgery in time to join their batting order by May. The AL Rookie of the Year had Tommy John …
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 12:58 p.m.
Kyler Murray has chosen football over baseball, at least for now. The Oakland Athletics selected Murray ninth overall in the Major League Baseball draft last June. He then went out …
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 12:56 p.m.
Masahiro Tanaka wants to keep on hitting and running the bases at NL ballparks, hoping use of the designated hitter does not spread to the National League. The New York …
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 12:38 p.m.
When pitchers and catchers reported to the Baltimore Orioles camp they met a new administration. There is a manager in the dugout other than Buck Showalter for the first time …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 5:59 p.m.
Here’s what the massive public-lands bill means for conservation, climate change in Washington state
The U.S. Senate Tuesday approved a sprawling public-lands bill containing everything from a measure to give Seattle’s Nordic Museum a national designation to one that authorizes a multibillion-dollar Yakima Valley …
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 12:02 p.m.
The 144-man field at Riviera has 88 players who have combined to win 496 times on the PGA Tour. Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson account for 25 percent of those …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 1:11 p.m.
Antonio Brown wants out of Pittsburgh. A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press the perennial Pro Bowl wide receiver has asked the Steelers for a trade. …
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 11:41 a.m.
The Idaho Department of Fish and Game has placed a bounty on rainbow trout in the South Fork of the Snake River in hopes of reducing the population of the …