UW: Wroten & Ross vs. Schrempf & Robinson
University of Washington basketball has always put out quality players regardless of how they finish each season. This year is no different as the team is coming together at the right time to make a run at the Pac-12 tournament and the NCAA tournament. The standouts this season have been Freshman Tony Wroten and Sophomore Terrence...
Word out of Seattle Seahawks land this week tells us that 2011 first round draft choice the 25th pick overall, James Carpenter out of Alabama who finished the 2011/12 season on the IR has turned the injury corner.
Carpenter's rehab from season-ending knee injury is going well by all reports.
Still the Seahawks are saying There's no timetable for when he'll be able...
The Seattle Seahawks are not planning on letting running back Marshawn Lynch get away. In Indianapolis this week for the NFL Combine Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider said the team would use the franchise tag on Lynch if the sides are unable to hammer out a long-term contract extension. Quote: "We've had great discussions since two or three weeks left...
The Seattle Seahawks have a few players on their team that like last year with the Brandon Mebane signing are integral parts of their off season puzzle.
Red Bryant the monster defensive end is one of those puzzle pieces that cannot under any circumstances be allowed to leave via free agency.
We are hearing this week that the Seahawks might want to lock up Big Red before he becomes...
According to the twitter account of Mike Sando at the ESPN NFC West Blog - - John Schneider says the Seattle Seahawks lost the coin toss. The Kansas City Chiefs pick 11th, Seahawks 12th. Mike went on to say the difference between picking 11th or 12th should be relatively small, but it's a big deal to the teams and some of the die-hards. NFL officials tossed a special coin...
Another heavyweight showdown – Van-City vs. Jersey Shore
The Vancouver Canucks will play another Top Tier NHL team on Friday night – their third in four nights on the road. Their opposition this time – the New Jersey Devils who have gone 8-1-1 in their last 10 games and have garnered points in 11 of their past 13 contests.
Vancouver Canucks (39-16-6) at New Jersey Devils ...
Dance With the Devils
The Vancouver Canucks dealt the Detroit Red Wings big, fat punch to the face Thursday night, so it’s rather fitting that their next destination is New Jersey.
The Danish Delight Defeats the Devil
Don’t tell me you didn’t see one or a couple Jersey Shore jokes coming.
So assuming the Canucks hopped on a black eye flight immediately following the game...
One Game Late – But Still A Beauty!
The Vancouver Canucks completed an epic last minute comeback and snapped Detroit’s 23-game home winning streak in a 4-3 shootout victory at Joe Louis Arena on Thursday.
Daniel Sedin slammed home his 28th of the season with only 16 seconds remaining in the third period to tie the game, allowing linemate Alex Burrows to bury his patented backhand...
BC vs. Winnipeg June 29 Home Opener
Remember in 2011 when history repeated itself in Vancouver?
The Vancouver Canucks choked to death on June 15th, following by an obnoxious riot that ensued throughout the city – complete with fires, helicopters, tear gas, the whole nine yards - like a re-run from ’94.
It took us a while to get over that one.
In fact, you’re probably...
Canucks All Access
North of the border the Canucks could do no wrong this week, beating down both the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Edmonton Oilers before heading south for the remainder of a six-game road trip.
The Canucks tallied twelve goals over two games over the weekend but struggled to find their stroke in Nashville.
The Predators protected their crease and kept the Canucks...
Canucks vs Red Wings Game Recap
Did you miss the Vancouver Canucks vs. Detroit Red Wings Thursday night on Rogers Sportsnet Pacific?
Boxscore | My Post Game Recap
We’ve got the highlights for you.
Canucks vs. Red Wings highlights courtesy NHL.com.
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#24 Bulldogs (20-4) vs Broncos (8-17)
With St. Mary’s and Gonzaga losing unexpectedly last week, the West Coast Conference race suddenly got a little more interesting for BYU fans.
Matchup | Preview
BYU Cougars (23-6) vs Gonzaga Bulldogs (21-5)
Thursday February 23
McCarthey Athletic Center – Spokane, WA
Moneyline: No moneyline posted at this time
What do you think about Mark Donnelly's controversial weight loss method The loveable anthem singer lost 200 pounds eating minimally and administering self-injections to shed the weight after struggling to find a method to worked for him. Follow the link for CBC's The National coverage on his controversial calorie cutting diet.
Mariners Dream Team 2002-2012
This article is based on a simple idea. What 10 Mariners from 2002-2012 could have given the team the best shot at a winning season?
For the life of me I cannot convince my wife that the Mariners used to be good. No matter how many times I’ve told her about the 116 win season in 2001 and the magic of the 1995 team that refused to lose, she stays...
I’m A Burrliever
Tuesday night against Nashville was the 500th game of Alex Burrows‘ career, all in a Vancouver Canucks uniform.
It’s quite the achievement for the undrafted ball-hockey player who has blown every expectation pinned to him out of the water. When he played his first game for the franchise, no one could have guessed he would one day be a 30 goal scorer and the...
This should be a great game even if Datsyuk is missing. Sucks that I'm gonna miss it tonight because of class :mad: I don't see us breaking the streak though, I'm predicting a 4-3 Detroit win. I have a feeling David Booth will not be himself tonight as playing in Detroit for the very first time in-front of all his family and friends will get to him.
Detroit Rock City
In a month devoid of big ticket match-ups, Thursday night’s contest with the Detroit Red Wings was appointment viewing. Not only was it a match-up of the Western Conference’s top two teams, but it was also a night where the league’s best road team was trying to end Detroit’s record home winning streak at 23.
Unlike when the two teams met at the start of...
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Not Everything Comes Up Smelling Like Roses
*Due to the short All-Star week, we will add the Blazers two games from this week into the notebook*
Feb 14 vs. Washington: 124-109 L (FUGLY)
Feb 15 @ Golden State: 93-91 W (UGLY)
Feb 16 vs. LA Clippers: 74-71 L (BAD)
Feb 18 vs. Atlanta – GOOD
Considering that three of four games were being hosted...
MVP MVP MVP!
An ambitious BC Lions prediction? Not in my eyes.
Let’s look at the facts:
FACT #1 – The past five MVP’s have all been quarterbacks. So have 9 of the last 10, the only exception being Geroy Simon in 2006 (who, it should be noted, was a BC Lion)
FACT #2 – Travis Lulay is the reigning MVP, the best quarterback in the CFL and a member of the reigning Grey Cup champions...
Datsuyk-less Wings & Canucks for Conference supremacy
The Vancouver Canucks will look to bounce back from their first regulation loss in 14 games when they travel to Detroit to take on a Red Wings team that has won a staggering 23 straight games at Joe Louis Arena.
Vancouver Canucks (38-16-6) at Detroit Red Wings (41-18-2)
When: 7:30 PM ET, Thursday, February 23, 2012
Oregon St. Football – Mike Riley
Mike Riley’s career has been measured at all levels of the game and he has earned the respect of players, coaches, media and fans. He has been called the savior of Oregon State football and the future continues to look bright for the Orange and Black. as long as Riley stays at the helm.
Born: July 6th, 1953
Place of birth: Wallace,...
Motor City Revved Up
Good afternoon, my name is Josh and I will be your tour guide through Detroit and surrounding areas. There may be a day-trip or two involved and you just might learn something.
The Bus leaves at 8am SHARP!
Oh the sites we will see today.
Here’s a little bit of a background on your game Thursday.
You guys (Canucks) will be playing at the Joe Louis Arena Thursday...
Seahawks News | Links
Hey there folks and Happy Wednesday to you!
Surfing around for your Seahawks coverage for today? Looking for Seattle Seahawks, News, Links, Gossip, links, Analysis and observations?
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We all love the Seahawks right? But we all don’t have the time to go thru the web to try to find...
NCAA Basketball: Dick Bennett
Born: April 20, 1943 (age 68)
Place Of Birth: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Playing Career: Ripon College
Coaching Career: 2003-2006 WSU
Picture a basketball program that had 15 losing seasons with only 5 post-season appearances since 1980.
That was the reality of the Washington State Cougars Men’s basketball program when Dick Bennett took over...
Once Considered a Savior, Blazers Coach Nate McMillian is Unfairly Criticized for Blazers Play
In the Rose City, the love affair with Coach Nate McMillan has started to wilt as the petals of support have fallen with the sudden torrential downpour of ugly losses at the Rose Garden and away from it.
“Fire Nate” has become a trendy phrase to use in the coffee shops, sports bars...