LATEST STORIES FROM NORTHWEST SPORTS BEAT

Oregon Ducks Announce 2012 Football Schedule

Here is the complete 2012 football schedule for Oregon: The Pac-12 Conference finalized its 2012 football schedule. Oregon released its 2012 slate, and their visit to USC on Nov. 3 highlights the schedule. Sept. 1 vs. Arkansas State Sept. 8 vs. Fresno State Sept. 15 vs. Tennessee Tech Sept. 22 vs. Arizona Sept. 29 at Washington State Oct. 6 vs. Washington Oct. 13 Open Oct. 18...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

UW Huskies Announce 2012 Football Schedule

Here is the complete 2012 football schedule for Washington: The Pac-12 Conference finalized its 2012 football schedule. Washington released its 2012 slate, culminating with the Apple Cup in Martin Stadium, Nov. 23. 09/01/12 vs. San Diego State 09/08/12 at LSU 09/15/12 vs. Portland State 09/27/12 vs. Stanford 10/06/12 at Oregon 10/13/12 vs. USC 10/20/12 at Arizona...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

OSU Beavers Announce 2012 Football Schedule

Here is the complete 2012 football schedule for Oregon St.: The Pac-12 Conference OSU's schedule has 7 home games, featuring both the Pac-12 and Big 10 Champions, and 5 bowl teams overall from the 2011 season. 2012 Oregon State Football Schedule Sept. 1 Nicholls State Sept. 8 Wisconsin Sept. 15 Bye Sept. 22 at UCLA ...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

WSU Cougars Announces 2012 Football Schedule

Here is the complete 2012 football schedule for Washington State: The Pac-12 Conference finalizing its 2012 football schedule, Washington State University released its 2012 slate, culminating with the Apple Cup in Martin Stadium, Nov. 23. Sept. 1 - at BYU Sept. 8 - Eastern Washington Sept. 15 - at UNLV Sept. 22 - Colorado (Homecoming) Sept. 29 - Oregon (at Seattle) Oct. 6 -...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Pac 12 releases their 2012 NCAA Football schedule

College football blogger Q reports the Pac 12 released their 2012 College football schedule today. It starts on Thursday Aug. 30 with Northern Colorado visiting Utah. It end Nov. 30 with the second Pac-12 championship game. The new Pac 12 schedule will have 8 Thursday and Friday dates. Including Stanford at Washington on Sept. 27.
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

John Clayton ESPN 2011 NFL All-Pro Team

Earl Thomas of the Seahawks makes John Clayton's ESPN 2011 All Pro Team. Kudos to Earl Thomas. Weigh in Seahawks nation. Is this well deserved? Earl Thomas #29 - Seattle Seahawks Profile Position Safety Height 5'10" Weight 202 lbs Birthdate May 7, 1989 Birthplace Orange, Texas College Texas Key Statistics G 16 Int 2 Solo Tackles 69 TDs 0 Sacks 0.0 TFL 6.0 FF 1
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Syracuse Basketball #1 in the Nation AGAIN....Top 25

Syracuse occupied the top spot in The Associated Press' Top 25 men's basketball poll for the fourth straight week. The Orange received 60 first-place votes Your thoughts?
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Wilcox and Sirmon hired by Washington Football

We've covered this on the UW blog already, but wanted to get it up in the forums as well for discussion. Two Tennessee coaches are moving back to the Northwest. Justin Wilcox has left his position as DC with the Volunteers to accept the same post with the Huskies. He'll replace Nick Holt. He'll be joined by best buddy Peter Sirmon, who is leaving his job as linebackers...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Boise State gives Petersen a 5 yr extension

Boise State and head coach Chris Petersen have reached an agreement on a five-year contract extension, the Idaho Statesman reported Tuesday. Petersen is 73-6 in six years as coach of Boise St. He earned $1.625 million this past season. Comment below w/ your thoughts...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Hasselbeck vs. Locker in 2012?

The Tennessee Titans are going to let their quarterbacks decide who starts next season. Titans head coach Mike Munchak said Monday he would open up the starting job to competition. Matt Hasselbeck is the incumbent, but will likely face a major challenge from 2011 rookie Jake Locker. How bout it folks? Weigh in. Who wins this job in 2012?
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

6 Blazers on 2012 NBA All Star Ballots

The NBA on Wednesday released ballots for the All-Star game and they feature 6 players from the Portland Trailblazers. Raymond FeltonWesley MatthewsLaMarcus AldridgeGerald WallaceNicolas BatumMarcus Camby Where's the love for Jamal Crawford? Please discuss Blazers fans.
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Washington RB Chris Polk to skip senior season will enter 2012 NFL Draft

Husky insider Brandon Choate brings us news that another Washington Husky is moving on. Running back Chris Polk has decided to enter the 2012 NFL draft. Polk's left a lasting legacy for the Washington Huskies, breaking several records and coming close to many Napoleon Kaufman marks. Polk is sure to be a top 5 running back in the draft. Projected as a 2nd or 3rd pick.
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Ducks vs. Badgers Blog: 2012 Rose Bowl Love’ Em & Hate’ Em

With 2 long passes, Russell Wilson moved the Wisconsin Badgers to the Oregon 25, but with 2 seconds left and no timeouts, he spiked it to set up a last-ditch heave to the end zone, but the clock hit zeros while he did it. The Oregon Ducks were 2012 Rose Bowl winners. Montee Ball rushed for 122 of his 164 yards in the first half for the Badgers. LaMichael James rushed for 159 yards...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Wild vs. Canucks Betting Odds & Handicapping Preview Jan. 4

Free NHL Betting Odds & Picks on the Minnesota Wild vs. Vancouver Canucks Wednesday night matchup. The Canucks are -222 home favorites. The over/under is set at 5.5. Jannik Hansen and Cody Hodgson come into this game feeling pretty good about themselves, Kevin Bieksa extended his points streak to seven games with an assist last game out.
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Flying V’s Hat Trick: Sharks Skate Away with Shootout Win

Canucks insider Kevin Vanstone breaks down the Game 40 matchup between the San Jose Sharks vs. Vancouver Canucks. A 3-2 San Jose shoot out win. Antti Niemi, who turned aside 27 shots, denied Alex Burrows and Cody Hodgson in the shootout before Ryan Kesler's attempt caromed off the post in the third round. Michal Handzus scored the winner on Roberto Luongo.
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Vancouver Canucks vs. Sharks Blog: Love’ Em & Hate’ Em

Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the loss to the San Jose Sharks on Monday night. Patrick Marleau and Benn Ferriero scored for the Sharks. Michal Handzus scored in the third round of the shootout. Cody Hodgson collected a goal and an assist for the Seahawks.
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Canucks made $146 million last season

Canucks score big on revenue Quote: Citing a "secret National Hockey League report," the Star states the Canucks' ticket revenue per game during the 2010-11 season was $1.7 mil-lion, a 21-per-cent increase from the previous season, making it the most improved Canadian hockey team in the league in that area of the business. The report did not indicate...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Canucks Roster Moves | Bitz on Waivers, Mancari to Chicago

Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodgers reports Byron Bitz has been placed on waivers after “he cleared himself ready to play,” according to Alain Vigneault. “He’s been in Chicago for three weeks now practicing with the team. President and General Manager Mike Gillis announced today that the Canucks have re-assigned right wing Mark Mancari to the Chicago Wolves of the AHL as well.
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

David Booth almost ready to return

Lost in the Canucks recent strong play is the fact a major weapon in David Booth is still out. Booth anxious to return Quote: "It's really frustrating and I wish it didn't happen," said Booth. "I thought I was playing better and now it's a process of getting back there. This was my third day on the ice and I've only been skating...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

World Junior Hockey

Is there a medical condition for when you don't care this year for the first time? It's approaching women's hockey levels of lopside scores it's just disgustingly nationalistic "stephen harper porn"
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Pete Carroll Seahawks Year End Press Conference Quotes

Today from the VMAC in Seattle Pete Carroll addressed the media in his year end press conference. Q tells us you didn't expect him to tell you who they've got number 1 on their 2012 NFL draft board did you? 2011 was an interesting year for the Seahawks, and whether you agree with me Q or not the season was a marginal success. Onto the Pete Carroll quotes.
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Pete Carroll press conference quotes

Year end Pete Carroll Presser quotes will be coming out soon on the blog. Stay tuned to our Seahawks blog for more
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Byron Bitz put on waivers

The team announced today that Byron Bitz has been put on waivers by Canucks. Vigneault confirmed Tuesday that Bitz has been put on waivers for the purpose of sending him to the minors. Bitz, who’s missed most of the last 2 NHL seasons due to hip/abdominal injuries, has been in Chicago practising with the Wolves for 3 three weeks. Bitz was signed as a free agent by the Canucks...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

My Take: 5 Reasons Oregon Beat Wisconsin in the Rose Bowl

Q tells us Darron Thomas passed for three touchdowns, De'Anthony Thomas scored on runs of 91 and 64 yards, and the No. 6 Ducks earned their first bowl victory under coach Chip Kelly. Oregon's incredible offense busted up Wisconsin Badgers and kept Montee Ball in check in the second half, and got into the record books on the way to the Ducks' first Rose Bowl victory in 95 years.
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Washington Huskies & Steve Sarkisian Hire Wilcox & Sirmon To Run Defense

Washington Huskies blogger Q points out the 2011 Valero Alamo Bowl was one for the highlight reels. The Huskies and Bears went back and forth in one of the most entertaining football games ever. Now because of it Steve Sarkisian and the UW Huskies have fired EX defensive coordinator Nick Holt. He's been replaced with two Tennessee coaches. Justin Wilcox and Peter Sirmon.
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss
SITE INFORMATION
NorthWest Sports Beat
North West Sports Beat blog brings you daily features on Oregon, Washington State, and British Columbia amateur and pro sports teams. The Seahawks, Mariners, Trailblazers, Canucks, Storm, BC Lions, Whitecaps, Sounders, Timbers, Washington, Washington St, Oregon, Oregon St., Gonzaga, Seattle U and more...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.