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Edberg returns to tennis in new role as coach

MELBOURNE, Australia — Melbourne Park has changed so much in the 18 years since Stefan Edberg played his last match at the Australian Open that he found it a little disorienting to return this year as the newest member of Roger Federer’s coaching team.

Mariners re-sign catcher Humberto Quintero

SEATTLE — In need of a backup for projected starting catcher Mike Zunino, the Mariners brought back a familiar face to compete for that open job. On Monday, the team announced it had re-signed veteran Humberto Quintero to a minor-league contract with an invite to major-league spring training.

Dolphins part ways with general manager Jeff Ireland

MIAMI — Jeff Ireland’s six-year run as the Miami Dolphins’ general manager ended Tuesday, concluding a tenure that featured no playoff appearances in the past five seasons, numerous personnel decisions that backfired and heavy criticism from frustrated fans.
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Commentary: Seahawks’ Carroll defies critics and cynics

RENTON — Pete Carroll wouldn’t consider a four-year process a meteoric rise. The Seattle Seahawks’ coach isn’t patient enough to listen to a reporter’s entire question, much less appreciate that, as rebuilding projects go, he has nearly completed the job with stunning swiftness.

Analysis: NBA’s East in state of mediocrity

LOS ANGELES — If the NBA playoffs started Sunday, they would include one team five games below .500, two other teams with losing records at home and a fourth team that has gone 0-5 in its division.
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‘What do the Seahawks mean to the city of Seattle?’

The other day, I was asked an interesting question about the Seahawks. I answer lots of questions about the Seahawks these days; sometimes, it feels like I talk about them as much as I do my wife and son. This question, though, really got me thinking.
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Seahawks expect a lot of trash talk from Rams

RENTON — The defining moment of Seattle’s 14-9 win at St. Louis on Oct. 28 came when Seahawk receiver Golden Tate leapt to catch a deep pass from Russell Wilson, then taunted Rams defensive backs by waving as he raced into the end zone to complete an 80-yard touchdown play.