SEATTLE — The hope was that the Seattle freeze — when it came to the Seahawks’ stalemate with Jadeveon Clowney’s, anyway — was finally thawing.
SEATTLE — The boredom and isolated monotony that comes with social distancing?
RENTON, Wash. — While the Jadeveon Clowney watch continued into its third week Wednesday, the Seahawks made another move to shore up their ailing pass rush, a move that also showed they are eager to complete the task of filling out their defensive line regardless of what Clowney decides.
For the first time in its nearly century-and-a-half history, Wimbledon was canceled for a reason other than war, scrapped in 2020 on Wednesday because of the coronavirus pandemic.
As Major League Baseball and the players’ union contemplate various ways to create a schedule for whenever the coronavirus pandemic subsides, Cincinnati Reds catcher Tucker Barnhart raised a concern that is surely shared by others around the sport: Could trying to cram in games, and maybe ex…
RENTON, Wash. — The Seattle Seahawks on Tuesday waived safety Tedric Thompson and released tight end Ed Dickson in moves that created an extra $5.1 million in salary-cap space as Seattle navigates the home stretch of the NFL free-agency period.
The NFL is gearing up for a normal season and playoffs — with two additional wild-card teams in the Super Bowl chase.
SEATTLE — Oak View Group CEO Tim Leiweke said Thursday that construction work will resume next week on the KeyArena rebuild because its roof must be put back on to its permanent support posts.
SEATTLE — The roof would’ve been open when Marco Gonzales, clad in a crisp, white home uniform, fired the first pitch of the Mariners’ 2020 season from the mound of T-Mobile Park.
The Indianapolis 500 was postponed Thursday until August because of the coronavirus pandemic and won’t run on Memorial Day weekend for the first time since 1946.
SEATTLE — And then there were two.
SEATTLE — A month ago Sue Bird was standing in the streets of Seattle joking with Storm fans in a video clip about — shocker — returning to the team for a 19th WNBA season.
NFL officials remain guardedly optimistic at this point, amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, that they’ll be able to stage a complete or nearly complete 2020 regular season.
RENTON, Wash. — Both Pete Carroll and general manager John Schneider said at the NFL combine last month that the Seahawks’ pass rush was the biggest issue for the team’s pass defense struggles last season, and the team continues to hope to re-sign Jadeveon Clowney to solidify the line.
RENTON, Wash. — Former Seahawks punter Jon Ryan has announced he was recently diagnosed with skin cancer on his neck and will have to undergo surgery, though for now the procedure is being delayed due to the coronavirus outbreak.
RENTON, Wash. — While Jadeveon Clowney remained unsigned Monday, the Seahawks did make one significant move, dealing a fifth-round pick to Washington for cornerback Quinton Dunbar.
RENTON, Wash. — The biggest intrigue of the Seahawks’ offseason — the fate of Jadeveon Clowney — remained unresolved as the NFL free agent negotiating/signing period hit the one-week mark Sunday.
RENTON, Wash. — While the Seahawks continued to wait for some resolution to the Jadeveon Clowney situation Sunday, the team added yet another veteran offensive lineman, agreeing to terms with guard Chance Warmack.
INDIANAPOLIS — All Philip Rivers really wanted was a chance to play one more NFL season.
PEORIA, Ariz. — Even with Major League Baseball shut down and spring-training sites devoid of players or activity, teams can still make roster moves, cutting players from spring training and re-assigning them or optioning them to minor-league teams.
RENTON, Wash. — The fifth day of NFL free agency opened with no apparent end in sight to the fate of Seahawks defensive end Jadeveon Clowney.
SEATTLE — Major League Soccer announced Thursday an extended delay to its 25th season.
TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers enter free agency with expectations of signing Tom Brady and bolstering a defense that will be one of the keys to helping the six-time Super Bowl champion quarterback be successful with his new team.
RENTON, Wash. — While the Seahawks remained in negotiations with Jadeveon Clowney as the free agent signing period officially began Wednesday, they made one move to improve their pass rush by bringing back an old friend — Bruce Irvin.
NASCAR is idling in neutral, but once coronavirus fears have passed, the sport plans to get back on track and push hard to the finish line.
Henry Akin, one of the original Seattle SuperSonics, died last month.
Tom Brady, the centerpiece of the New England Patriots’ championship dynasty over the past two decades, says he is leaving the only professional football home he has ever had.
RENTON, Wash. — The Seahawks may have signed Greg Olsen and tendered restricted free agent Jacob Hollister.
RENTON, Wash. — While the fate of Jadeveon Clowney remained murky Monday night, the Seahawks made one big move to solidify their defensive line, re-signing tackle Jarran Reed to a two-year deal.
PEORIA, Ariz. — At spring-training facilities in Arizona and Florida, the exodus of players is growing with each day, along with the stark realization that baseball of any sort — besides individual workouts — won’t happen any time soon due to the spread of the novel coronavirus and its illne…
The NFL has barred in-person interviews with free agents and is requiring local physical examinations for them rather than team-conducted exams.
NEW YORK — Major League Baseball pushed back opening day until mid-May at the earliest on Monday because of the new coronavirus after the federal government recommended restricting events of more than 50 people for the next eight weeks.
PEORIA, Ariz. — Following a day of deep cleaning at the Mariners’ spring-training complex, Sunday was expected to be when many of the 40-plus players who remained in the Phoenix area during the suspension of spring training would resume training for a season with no start date.
PEORIA, Ariz. — As the Mariners’ spring-training complex underwent a cleaning that was deep enough to please even the most germophobic person Saturday, the uncertainty of baseball, sports and daily life amid the outbreak of the novel coronavirus lingers, bringing fear and apprehension.
By a close vote, with some 500 union members not participating, NFL players approved a new labor agreement with the league.
PEORIA, Ariz. — Game called.
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — The Players Championship went from having no fans to having no players.
MIAMI — The NBA has suspended its season “until further notice" after a Utah Jazz player tested positive Wednesday for the coronavirus, a move that came only hours after the majority of the league's owners were leaning toward playing games without fans in arenas.
RENTON, Wash. — In an attempt to add to their nickel back spot — which was a revolving door in 2019 and led to Seattle keeping three linebackers on the field more than any other team — the Seahawks are getting a visit from veteran free agent cornerback T.J. Carrie.
PEORIA, Ariz. — Like the intermittent weather in the Phoenix area Tuesday, the situation with the Mariners’ final roster spots became clear for a brief time, only to be clouded by doubt.
PORTLAND — Damian Lillard had 25 points and the Portland Trail Blazers got a much-needed 121-105 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday night.
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PHOENIX — Facing his old team, Mariners right-hander Taylor Williams entered in the bottom of the ninth inning for Seattle with the score tied 1-1 with the Milwaukee Brewers.
MARYVALE, Ariz. — Maybe a second after Keston Hiura viciously swung and missed at a riding 95-mph fastball for the third out of the third inning, a small but vocal pocket of fans, which had already made its presence known in the previous two innings, came alive in screams and cheers.
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MIAMI — The NBA, NHL, Major League Baseball and Major League Soccer are closing access to locker rooms and clubhouses to all nonessential personnel, including media, in response to the coronavirus crisis, the leagues announced in a joint statement Monday night.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Beyond the technology that measured the spin rate, axis, pitch shape and release point, all of which suggested that it would beneficial to try something different, there needed to be trust.