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Storm knocked out of playoffs in first round

ATLANTA — Angel McCoughtry scored 37 points on 14-of-21 shooting from the floor to help rally the Atlanta Dream to a 94-85 victory over the Seattle Storm on Wednesday night in a first-round WNBA playoff elimination game at McCamish Pavilion.

Cano’s sacrifice fly helps Mariners salvage 12-inning victory

SEATTLE — The Seattle Mariners were fighting to stay close in the playoff race and the Toronto Blue Jays were looking to extend a slim lead in their place atop the wild-card standings. In the end, the Blue Jays simply ran out of gas in a war of attrition on Wednesday afternoon.

Wild quickly growing up on and off ice

WENATCHEE – “There wasn’t a lot not to like,” said Wenatchee Wild coach/general manager Bliss Littler about his team’s three-game rout of Prince George last week.

Puig, Bumgarner conflict starts brawl

LOS ANGELES — The benches emptied Monday night in another epic battle between the San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Dodgers and team aces Madison Bumgarner and Clayton Kershaw.

Philly police officers sue McCoy

PHILADELPHIA — Two off-duty Philadelphia police officers injured in a February bar fight involving Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy filed a lawsuit Tuesday morning against the former NFL rushing leader in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas.

Cutler sprains thumb

CHICAGO — Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has a sprained thumb on his throwing hand but is not expected to need surgery, coach John Fox said Tuesday.

ACC will turn to contractor for tie procedure

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Atlantic Coast Conference will turn to a ranking from a privately contracted company to determine which team will play for the league title if No. 3 Louisville, No. 5 Clemson and No. 13 Florida State finish in a three-way tie atop the Atlantic Division.

DB Rapp earns first start for Huskies

Taylor Rapp graduated from Bellingham’s Sehome High early and enrolled at the University of Washington in January, eager for a chance to play as a freshman for the team he grew up rooting for.

Prep Tuesday: Pateros volleyball team tops Thorp-Easton

PATEROS — The Pateros volleyball team took a tight four-set victory from visiting Thorp-Easton on Tuesday, utilizing strong offensive pressure and recovering from a third-set loss of momentum to seal the match and bring their Central Washington 1B League record to a perfect 2-0.

Prep focus: Cascade volleyball team finishes nonleague slate with sixth straight win

LEAVENWORTH — Cascade volleyball coach Marni McMahon strives each season to test her players with a rigorous nonleague schedule so they are ready for any challenges that may arise in Caribou Trail League play or beyond. After wrapping up their nonleague slate with an impressive win, the Kodiaks are ready for whatever examinations may await.

Peterson has torn meniscus

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson suffered a torn meniscus in his right knee during Sunday’s 17-14 victory over the Green Bay Packers, Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said Monday.