The Chicago Bulls snapped a seven game losing streak at Portland with a 93-88 victory over the Blazers. Portland hosts the Lakers on Saturday…..The Huskies and Zags are playing this morning in the Bahamas, KLOG 9:00 am. Last night Washington State beat Cal State-Los Angeles 74-57 and Valparaiso beat Oregon State 63-57…..The Red Devil Classic begins Friday at 1 pm, an eight team college men’s tournament. The LCC men will play SW Oregon Friday night at 8 pm. The tourney runs through Sunday…..Marshawn Lynch will miss about a month as he undergoes surgery for a sports hernia today, according to the NFL Network. The Hawks re-signed Bryce Brown for RB depth as they host the Steelers Sunday…..The Apple Cup on KLOG Friday at 11:30 am, kickoff at 12:30 pm.
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The Blazers are at home tonight against the Chicago Bulls, KLOG 6:05 pm. The Warriors shoot for an NBA record 16th straight win to start the season when they play the Lakers tonight…..The Mariners have signed free agent catcher Chris Ianetta to a one-year contract. New G.M. Jerry Dipoto says Ianetta will be the primary starter and Mike Zunino will be the backup. Ianetta is coming off a tough season where he hit .188 with 10 homers for the Angels…..Former M’s manager Lloyd McClendon has been named the Tigers AAA manager in Toledo…..Longview Babe Ruth will have a board meeting tonight at 6 pm in the batting cages at Roy Morse Park…..In girls bowling today, Mark Morris takes on Evergreen at Big Al’s in Vancouver.
Rookie Thomas Rawls rushed for 209 yards to lead the Seahawks to a 29-13 win over the 49’ers. It was the second most single game yards for a Seahawks back in team history. The Hawks host the Steelers Sunday at 1:30 pm…..Damian Lillard scored 30 points to lead Portland to a 107-93 win over the L.A. Lakers. The Bulls visit Portland tomorrow night…..The LCC women’s basketball team won two and lost one at home over the weekend. After wins over SW Oregon and Columbia Basin, the Devils lost to Peninsula 72-51 on Sunday. Meanwhile, the LCC men’s team lost at Everett Sunday, 83-66. Bellevue beat the Devils on Saturday. The LCC men open the home schedule Friday night in day one of the Red Devil Classic…..The Timbers beat FC Dallas 3-1 in the MLS playoffs.
The LCC volleyball team is still alive at the NWAC Championships in Tacoma. After a 3-1 loss to Bellevue, the Devils defeated SW Oregon 2-1 to avoid elimination. LCC will play at 4:45 pm this afternoon…..The LCC women’s basketball team opens the season at home tonight against SW Oregon. Tip off is 7 pm. The Devils host Columbia Basin Saturday at 3 pm and host Peninsula at 1 pm Sunday, all on klog.com…..The LCC men’s team opens the season with a 2 pm road game at Bellevue Saturday, then a 2 pm game at Everett on Sunday…..The UW Husky hoop team crushed Mt. St. Mary’s 100-67 last night…..The Blazers try and snap a seven game losing streak when they host the Clippers tonight, KLOG 6:05 pm…..The UW football team is at OSU tomorrow, KLOG 2:00 pm.
The Blazers are back home on a seven game losing streak after Houston rallied from 15 down to beat Portland 108-103 in overtime. The Blazers host the Clippers tomorrow night…..Domantas Sabonis scored 27 to lead Gonzaga to a 91-52 win over Northern Arizona…..The LCC volleyball team is at the NWAC volleyball championships in Tacoma where the action is already underway…..The LCC women’s basketball team opens the season tomorrow night at home against Southwestern Oregon. Tip off at Myklebust Gym is 7 pm…..Seahawks linebacker Bruce Irvin is very doubtful for Sunday’s game with the 49’ers. He has a knee injury…..In girls bowling, Kelso defeated Heritage 1,771-1,746 and R.A. Long rolled past Union 1,534-1,286.
The Blazers are looking to snap a six game losing streak tonight when they take on the Rockets in Houston, KLOG 4:05 pm. The Rockets have lost four in a row and today fired head coach Kevin McHale…..Oregon State defeated Iona 93-73 in men’s college hoops last night. The Seattle U. at Eastern Washington game was postponed due to high winds yesterday. It will be played today at 12:30 pm…..The Lower Columbia women’s volleyball team leaves for Tacoma today for a practice on the eve of the NWAC Championships. The Devils open tomorrow morning at 9:00 am versus Bellevue…..The Seahawks cut WR Chris Matthews yesterday…..ESPN reports that Longview’s Bud Black appears out of the mix for the Dodgers managers job. Gabe Kapler and Dave Roberts are the finalists.
The Spurs beat the Trail Blazers 93-80 last night, Portland’s sixth straight loss. Damian Lillard had 27 to lead Portland. The Blazers play at Houston tomorrow night…..The Mariners traded Tom Wilhelmsen and James Jones to Texas for OF Leonys Martin and RHP Anthony Bass…..In college hoops, Oregon defeated Baylor 74-67 last night…..The LCC Athletics Spaghetti Feed is tonight at 5:30 pm at the Student Center. The Red-White basketball scrimmages begin at 7 pm at Myklebust Gym, a free event. Both LCC hoop teams open the season this weekend. The women’s team hosts SW Oregon Friday at 7 pm, while the LCC men open Saturday at Bellevue, 2 pm…..The local high school winter sports teams began the preparations yesterday as practices began.
The Arizona Cardinals blew a 19-0 lead, but then rallied in the final minutes to defeat the Seahawks 39-32 last night. The Hawks slip to 4-5 and are now three games behind Arizona in the NFC West. The Hawks host the 49’ers on Sunday…..Nicolas Batum scored 33 points against his former team as Charlotte beat Portland 106-94 last night. The Blazers go against another familiar face as LaMarcus Aldridge and the Spurs host Portland tonight, KLOG 4:35 pm……The winter high school sports teams open the practice sessions today as basketball, wrestling and swimming will begin in two weeks…..Longtime coach Chuck Byers passed away last night. A great athlete at R.A. Long, Byers went on to a Seattle Pacific Hall of Fame career and is a Mark Morris Hall of Famer for his coaching.
The Blazers open a road trip at Memphis tonight, KLOG 4:05 pm…..College hoops starts today as Gonzaga plays Pitt in Okinawa, Japan at 4 pm and the Huskies open with Texas in Shanghai, China at 7 pm. Also, WSU hosts Northern Arizona at 5:30 pm…..Kalama is ready to host the 1A football playoffs tomorrow night at 6 pm against Mount Baker…..The WIAA State volleyball and girls swimming championships are underway…..The Huskies are at Arizona State tomorrow in NCAA football, KLOG 11:00 am. The WSU Cougars are at UCLA tomorrow night at 7:45 pm…..The Seahawks have a chance to gain ground on Arizona when they host the Cardinals Sunday at 5:30 pm…..The Mariners sent two minor leaguers to San Diego for veteran reliever Joaquin Benoit.
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 23 points in his return to Portland leading the San Antonio Spurs to a 113-101 victory over the Trail Blazers. The Spurs have won three straight while the Blazers have dropped three-in-a-row. The Blazers are at Memphis tomorrow night…..The Seahawks are getting healthier as they get ready to host the Cardinals in a key NFC West game Sunday. TE Luke Willson was back at practice after missing time due to a toe injury. T Russel Okung is also back after an ankle injury…..The Mariners have re-signed OF Franklin Gutierrez after a healthy and productive 2015 season…..Today is a travel day for the local teams that will open the WIAA State volleyball tournaments tomorrow…..The girls bowling season opens today with the GSHL Jamboree at Crosley Bowl.