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Washington Huskies Player Spotlight: Cort Dennison

Huskies beat blogger KShell reports on Washington Huskies game week vs. the Ducks. Huskies fans are excited about middle linebacker and team captain Cort Dennison. The Huskies offense with Keith Price and Chris Polk hope to be able to click to get the win, and Dennison and Senio Kelemente will do their part on defense.
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November 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Breaking News: LeBron Traded For Luongo! Shaking up the sports world

Vancouver Canucks blogger Riley says they need to trade Roberto Luongo back to Florida. Problem is the Panthers have nobone the Canucks Mike Gillis wants. He suggests trading Luongo for the Miami Heat's LeBron James. LeBron has said he wants to become a “global icon.” He’s already huge in the US, but he could be bigger in Canada.
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November 04, 2011  |  Discuss

The 2011 UW Huskies have a loaded backcourt again under Romar

UW Huskies hoops blogger K-Shell tells us the Washington Huskies basketball future at the guard position looks bright. Lorenzo Romar has recruited another bunch of talented young kids to play together. Tony Wroten Jr, Abdul gaddy, Scott Suggs, Terrence Ross all look to have careers like Brandon Roy, and Nate Robinson.
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November 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Week 9 NFL: Can the Seahawks finally win in Dallas?

Our man on the Seattle Seahawks beat Brandon Choate weighs in on this week's battle versus the Dallas Cowboys. If the Seahawks can keep constant pressure on Tomy Romo while containing Dez Bryant and Laurent Robinson, they should be in line for a much needed victory.
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November 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Week 19 Montreal Alouettes vs. BC Lions CFL Handicapping Preview

Nice CFL matchup in Week 19. Montreal Alouettes vs. BC Lions Saturday, November 5th, 2011. Check out the preview, Live betting odds and lines, and Canadian football gambling trends. Geroy Simon, Arland Bruce, Travis Lulay and Andrew Harris will need to be factors for BC to win.
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November 04, 2011  |  Discuss

WSU vs. Cal: No margin for error for Cougars bowl hopes

Insider Steve breaks down the WSU vs. Cal matchup this weekend. The Washington State Cougars must play every game from here on out like it is their last. Paul Wulff must be open to the idea of allowing Marshall Lobbestael the freedom to be a QB with an open playbook if the Cougars want to grab a 2011 bowl game berth.
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November 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Trailblazers Day Dream: Opening Night in RIP City…If Only

Northwest hoops blogger Steve Lee had a day dream the other day, or was it a nightmare. As the Portland Trailblazers welcomed the Denver Nuggets in for their 2011/12 home opener. Did it really happen? The stadium and the game remain locked out, at least until the end of November and most likely beyond. No Brandon Roy, LaMarcus Aldridge, or Greg Oden...yet.
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November 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Creme de la Creme: The 5 Best Coaches in Supersonics History

Q breaks down the five best Seattle Supersonics coaches over their team history. Thru the years the Sonics had some legendary teams. Let's not forget as well that they have 1 NBA title, and have had a ton of solid players. Lenny Wilkins leads the pack, George Karl, Bill Russell, Nate McMillan, and Paul Westphal make the list too.
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November 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Northwest Athlete Profile: Isaiah Thomas

Another North West Athlete in the spotlight today. Current Sacramento Kings guard and former Washington Huskies hoops legend Isaiah Thomas. Thomas decided to skip his senior season at Washington and enter the NBA draft. The Kings drafted him 60th overall.
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November 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Canucks vs. Blues Betting & Handicapping Preview – Nov. 4

Free NHL Betting Odds & Picks on the Vancouver Canucks vs. St. Louis Blues Friday matchup. The Canucks are -105 road favorites. The over/under is set at 5.5. Vancouver will turn to Roberto Luongo tonight, the Blues rode some Brian Elliot in the first meeting a 3-0 Blues win. Its NHL predictions time.
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November 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Oregon Fans Perspective: Top 5 reasons why I hate the UW Huskies

Oregon Ducks blogger the Crazy Quacker weighs in with the top 5 reasons he hates the Washington Huskies football team so much. It's Pac 12 rivalry week folks. Chris Polk vs. LaMichael James, Keith Price vs. Darron Thomas. Talk to any Oregon fan over 18 years old and I guarantee we know the history of Rich Brooks and the Kenny Wheaton play.
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November 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Friday Links: Canucks Morning Java

Canucks News Hey there folks and Happy Friday to you! Surfing around for your Canucks coverage for today? Looking for Canucks, News, Links, Analysis and observations? CLICK HERE NOW TO CHECK OUT THE VANCOUVER CANUCKS CLUBHOUSE AT NWSPORTSBEAT! We all love the Canucks right? But we all don’t have the time to go through the [...]
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November 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Vancouver Canucks vs. Minnesota Wild Blog: Love em & Hate em

Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the Canucks 5-1 loss to the Wild on Wednesday. Thank goodness for Cory Schneider or this could have been a lot worse. Kevin Bieksa called it one of the worst performances he's seen as a Canuck, and he's probably not that far off. Manny Malhotra was a -4.
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November 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Game 13 Wrap-Up: Vancouver Canucks Smacked 5-1 by Wild

Canucks insider Kevin Vanstone breaks down the Game 12 matchup between the Vancouver Canucks and Minnesota Wild. A 5-1 Minnesota win. Manny Malhotra, Chris Higgins and Jannik Hansen were a combined -9 on the night, Corey Schneider took the loss in net though most will say this loss isn't on him.
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November 04, 2011  |  Discuss

My 5 Best Oregon State Football Players in the NFL

Q weighs in with his five best 5 Best Oregon State Beavers Football Players currently playing on Sunday’s in the NFL. Steven Jackson, Chad Ochocinqo, T.J. Houshmandzadeh, Andy Levitre, and Nick Barnett make the grade. Could Sean Mannion make this list one day?
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November 03, 2011  |  Discuss

UBC Football Team Prepared for Playoffs Following Final Week Upset

After years without playoff football on UBC’s campus the Thunderbirds are ready to make up for lost time, beginning with a season-long vendetta against the visiting Saskatchewan Huskies on Saturday.
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November 03, 2011  |  Discuss

5 Reasons Why the Seattle Sounders Could Not Quite Come Back

It was a great season for the Seattle Sounders, but not a happy ending. They lost 3-2 on aggregate to Real Salt Lake in the MLS Playoffs last night at CenturyLink Field on November 2, 2011 in Seattle, Washington. Freddy Montero and Kasey Keller did their best, and that's all you can ask for.
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November 03, 2011  |  Discuss

Beware thy neighbor! Week 9 NFC West Matchups + Previews

Once again this week only one team in the NFC west has a REAL shot at the playoffs the San Francisco 49ers. The Seattle Seahawks led by Tarvaris Jackson and Marshawn Lynch, and the Arizona Cardinals led by Kevin Kolb and Larry Fitzgerald hope to change things this week. Here's our Week 9 NFC West previews…
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November 03, 2011  |  Discuss

My 5 Best University Of Oregon Football Players in the NFL

Q weighs in with his five best 5 Best University Of Oregon Ducks Football Players currently playing on Sunday's in the NFL. Patrick Chung, Jonathan Stewart, Jairus Byrd, Haloti Ngata, LeGarrette Blount make the grade. Could LaMichael James be on this list next year?
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November 03, 2011  |  Discuss

Riley’s Canucks Rant & Raves: Rational and Irrational Anger

Vancouver Canucks beat blogger Riley Trottier is back and better than ever. With some things to get off his chest. This week, things that bother him about the Canucks, "nothing", so he rants about ex New York Rangers forward Sean Avery, and CBC outspoken hockey commentator Don Cherry.
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November 03, 2011  |  Discuss

Social Media Report: Seattle Seahawks Edition

Carolyn Smith our northwest sports social media blogger weighs in with the best Seattle Seahawks football players to follow on Twitter. Its her second Social Media Report, Seahawks Football blog edition. Mike Williams, Pete Carroll, Leon Washington, Golden Tate, Tarvaris Jackson are just a few to follow.
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November 03, 2011  |  Discuss

Anger Mismanagement…Vancouver Grizzlies NBA draft flashbacks

Vancouver hoops blogger Steve Lee tells us the Vancouver Grizzlies were not a good drafting team. From overweight country bumpkins to selfcentered malcontents the Grizzlies success rate on draft night was about 33%. Bryant Reeves, Antonio Daniels, Mike Bibby, Shareef Abdur-Rahim, Steve Francis, Stromile Swift to name a few.
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November 03, 2011  |  Discuss

Our Picks: The Weekly Canucks 3 Stars | November 3rd

Vancouver sports blogger Aidan Chafe weighs in with his first Vancouver Canucks weekly three stars post. Here are the few noteworthy performers through six games of the Vancouver Canucks 2011-12 campaign. Alexander Edler, Christopher Higgins, and Maxim Lapierre are the guys with great performances in the last 7 days.
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November 03, 2011  |  Discuss

State Of The Canucks – Weekly Notebook | November 3

Our man Kevin V. has his pulse on the Vancouver sports beat. He’s back with another edition of the Vancouver Canucks Notebook. Chris Tanev remains a possibility to return the lineup down the road, and Aaron Rome’s return to the Canucks’ lineup is coming soon says head coach Alain Vigneault.
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November 03, 2011  |  Discuss

Seahawks vs. Cowboys Week 9 Gambling Odds & Handicapping

Free NFL Betting Odds & Picks for the Cincinnati Bengals vs. Seattle Seahawks week 9 NFL matchup. The Cowboys are a 11.5 point favorite. The over/under is 44.5. Tony Romo and the 4th best Cowboys run defense will do more than enough to stop Marshawn Lynch, Tarvaris Jackson, Sidney Rice, and Leon Washington in their tracks. Its NFL predictions time.
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November 03, 2011  |  Discuss
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