Washington State University football coach Nick Rolovich has supporters and critics after he declined to say Wednesday which exemptions to Washington State’s COVID-19 vaccination requirement — whether religious, medical or personal — applied in his decision not to get the vaccine.
With all 32 teams set to open training camps over the next week, the NFL Thursday unveiled new COVID-19 “operating principles’’ for the 2021 season that include significant penalties for teams that suffer outbreaks among unvaccinated players.
WALLA WALLA — The Sweets had a perfect game going against the Wenatchee AppleSox through five innings Wednesday before Enzo Apodaca and Michael O’Hara spoiled the no-hit bid in the sixth with consecutive doubles, knotting the score at 2-2.
TOKYO — The most closely watched members of the United States Olympic gymnastics team in Tokyo will not be superstar Simone Biles or her fellow athletes, but the doctors and therapists hired to treat them as the sport works to put years of scandal behind it.
Basketball player Sue Bird and baseball player Eddy Alvarez will be Team USA's flag bearers at this week's opening ceremony for the Tokyo Olympics, the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee said on Wednesday.
TOKYO — World champions the United States were dealt a 3-0 drubbing by Sweden to end a 30-month unbeaten run, and the Netherlands put 10 goals past a hapless Zambia on a day of drama as the Olympics women's soccer tournament kicked off.
The Seattle Kraken will soon go from a team with merely a logo, color scheme and Twitter account to a fully fleshed out roster of players for the first season of NHL hockey in the Emerald City since 1924.
TOKYO — Forget the mass choreography, the huge props and the cornucopia of dancer, actors and lights associated with an Olympic Games opening ceremony. Tokyo's grand opening on Friday will have none of that splendour or grandiosity.
DENVER — The starting pitcher that the Mariners desperately need to return to his previous form of seasons past took the mound Tuesday night at Coors Field, squaring off against an opposing starting pitcher the Mariners would gleefully add to their injury-riddled rotation for this season and…
The Milwaukee Bucks, powered by a masterpiece from Greek forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, captured the franchise's first NBA championship in 50 years with a 105-98 win over the visiting Phoenix Suns on Tuesday.
Imagine a floatplane descending onto the waters of Lake Union carrying goaltender Carey Price, who is whisked ashore and on to the big stage at Gas Works Park, where thousands of cheering Kraken fans welcome the franchise’s new marquee player.
TOKYO — International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach said on Tuesday the Tokyo Games would send a powerful message of "peace and solidarity", even as more athletes tested positive for the coronavirus that is overshadowing the sports event.
For Mitch Haniger, three days of work yielded production that many players would love to have over seven days. And his performance in the opening series out of the All-Star break earned the Mariners outfielder a fancy watch.
An array of celebrities — including sports figures Marshawn Lynch, Gary Payton, Sue Bird and Jordan Morris as well as Grammy-nominated performing artist Macklemore and Hollywood producer Jerry Bruckheimer — will appear to help announce Kraken picks Wednesday during ESPN2’s broadcast of the N…
Among the surprise names now available to the Kraken in Wednesday’s NHL expansion draft is Montreal Canadiens netminder Carey Price, the onetime Tri-City Americans junior-team standout coming off a stellar playoff performance in which he made the championship round.
In a statement released Friday shortly after he received five misdemeanor charges relating to an incident Tuesday night/Wednesday morning, former Seahawk Richard Sherman said he is “deeply remorseful’’ for his actions and noted he has been dealing with recent “personal challenges.’’
SANDWICH, England — Bryson DeChambeau was booed by the British Open crowd at Royal St George's on Friday when he opted to hit his tee shot at the first hole of his second round with an iron rather than a driver.
SANDWICH, England — Former champion Louis Oosthuizen chased down American pace-setter Collin Morikawa then turned on the afterburners to take a two-stroke halfway lead at the British Open with a sizzling five-under 65 under cloudless skies on Friday.
The breakaway dunks, no-look passes and playful antics were replaced by players taking charges, diving on the floor for loose balls and attempting to win at all costs during a WNBA All-Star Game unlike any other.
SANDWICH, England — Jordan Spieth gave his big-hitting fellow American Bryson DeChambeau a masterclass in the complexities of links golf as the former champion began his latest British Open campaign in fine style on Thursday.
The Milwaukee Bucks rallied from nine points down in the fourth quarter to defeat the Phoenix Suns 109-103 in Game 4 of the NBA Finals on Wednesday to tie the best-of-seven series at 2-2 in front their own elated fans at Fiserv Forum.
By Bob Condotta, Sara Jean Green and Patrick Malone The Seattle Times
Former Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was arrested Wednesday morning after crashing his black Mercedes sedan and then trying to force entry into his in-laws’ Redmond residence, according to Redmond police and Washington State Patrol.
BELLINGHAM — Zach Toglia and Enzo Apodaca cranked their first home runs of the season, Logan Mercado pitched another gem and the AppleSox blanked the Bellingham Bells 5-0 Wednesday night to level the series and end their four-game skid.
Phoenix Suns point guard Chris Paul said on Tuesday his team will try to "build a wall" in front of dominant Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo in their bid to secure the franchise's first NBA championship.
DENVER — With Yusei Kikuchi’s deactivation Monday, the Mariners were left without an official participant in Tuesday night’s MLB All-Star Game. But that doesn’t mean the festivities wouldn’t have a distinct Seattle flavor.