THURSDAY, FEB. 18, 2016
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 17, 2016
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 8:41 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Just about every day I receive five or six e-mailed job offers. They want me, the guy who still wears cords and sports New Balance tennis shoes, to become a Mystery Shopper. Though flattered, I think I’ll pass. After all, just keeping up with the sports world around here is a full-time part-time job. Read on.
TUESDAY, FEB. 16, 2016
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016, 8:58 p.m.
I visited with Przemek Karnowski this afternoon, our first extended chat in months. He's not only a go-to player on the court; the affable big man was a go-to guy for media in the locker room. The 7-foot-1 center's senior season has not gone as...
MONDAY, FEB. 15, 2016
Mon., Feb. 15, 2016, 7:14 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The work week is starting for most everyone, though most of our student friends have the day off. It’s going to be spring-like in the Spokane area, or at least that’s what the weatherman is promising. So let’s get right at what we have. Read on.
Mon., Feb. 15, 2016, 1:36 a.m.
Gerald (Jerry) Stannard, born in Colville in 1910, had a long association with local sports. He was a three-sport star at Lewis and Clark and after graduation he attended Ottawa College in Kansas and Cheney Normal, now Eastern Washington University.
SUNDAY, FEB. 14, 2016
Sun., Feb. 14, 2016, 8:41 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s Valentine’s Day. Which means, I suppose, we have to share our feelings and what-not. We have to talk about what we love. It’s sort of expected. So we’ll share our sporting loves. Why not? I’m sure Hallmark has a card about it. Read on.
SATURDAY, FEB. 13, 2016
Sat., Feb. 13, 2016, 9:48 a.m.
Big one tonight for Gonzaga and SMU at Moody Coliseum in Dallas. While the Zags (20-5) don't have any bad losses they are a little light on quality wins (two in the top 100 RPI) and 16th-ranked SMU certainly represents a major opportunity to enhance...
FRIDAY, FEB. 12, 2016
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016, 8:47 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • You can’t make this stuff up. Though sometimes you can. Read on.
THURSDAY, FEB. 11, 2016
Thu., Feb. 11, 2016, 11:23 p.m.
Gonzaga hammered Portland 92-66 on Thursday as three Zags with Portland ties -- Kyle Wiltjer, Domantas Sabonis and Silas Melson -- combined for 51 points and 20 rebounds. My unedited game story is below. Day-after post coming in the morning.
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