Most of the local sports events have been postponed due to the snow, including tonight boys Civil War basketball game. The Sub-Regional wrestling events have been postponed including the 3A event at Hudson’s Bay tomorrow. It will be held at Kelso next Tuesday instead. The State girls bowling event is still on today and tomorrow according to the WIAA…..The Portland Trail Blazers take on the Indiana Pacers today, KLOG at 3:05 pm. Blazer guard Damian Lillard will be busy at the All-Star festivities in New Orleans next weekend. He will take part in the Slam Dunk, Skills, and 3-point competition in addition to playing in the regular All-Star Game…..Numerous reports have the Mariners signing closer Fernando Rodney to a two-year, $14 million contract. He saved 85 games for the Rays the past two seasons…..Husky football players Cyler Miles and Damore’ea Stringfellow have been indefinitely suspended for violating team rules. A Seattle Police investigation into a Super Bowl Sunday assault is underway…..Utah beat the Husky men’s basketball team 78-69 last night. Arizona edged the Oregon Ducks 67-65.
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Seahawks fans took over downtown Seattle to honor the Super Bowl champions. An estimated crowd of 700,000 showed up for the parade and stadium rallies yesterday…..The Blazers beat the Knicks 94-90 in New York last night. Portland visits Indiana tomorrow night…..The Huskies take on Utah tonight, KLOG 5:30 pm. Last night, Colorado beat WSU 68-63…..Christian Carlson hit a three with 1.4 seconds left to give the LCC women a 79-77 win over Clark last night. Both teams are tied atop the West standings at 10-1. The Clark men rallied in the second half to beat LCC 73-64…..Round two of the girls basketball Civil War is tonight as Mark Morris visits R.A. Long…..Budda Baker of Bellevue is the marquee signee for new Husky football coach Chris Petersen.
The joy and jubilation has been steady in downtown Seattle as the Super Bowl Champion parade and celebration is underway…..National Letter of Intent signing day has been a good one for the UW Huskies so far. Chris Petersen first signing class is led by Bellevue’s Budda Baker and Fife’s Kaleb McGary…..It’s a big night of college hoops tonight as Clark visits LCC at the MM Gym. The women’s game at 6 pm and the men’s game at 8 pm. It’s ASLCC Spirit Night and Red Canoe Credit Union Night with giveaway’s, pizza and the Blazer Break Dancers…..Washougal upset Mark Morris 52-48 and R.A. Long beat Ridgefield 54-44 to set up a huge Civil War on Friday……The Kelso girls beat Bay 47-41…..The Blazers play the Knicks in New York today, KLOG 4 pm.
The Seahawks returned home last night and they will be on hand for tomorrow’s big Super Bowl Champions parade at 11 am. Russell Wilson stayed in New York and appeared on David Letterman last night while Malcolm Smith made an appearance at Disney World…..Mark Morris clinched the GSHL 2A girls basketball title with a 83-42 win over Washougal. R.A. Long kept its playoff alive with a 43-37 win over Ridgefield. Woodland won the Trico title with a 61-43 victory over Kalama. Tonight, the Kelso Lassies are at Hudson’s Bay, KLOG 6:55 pm…..The Kelso boys clinched the #3 seed into District with a 57-54 win over Bay. Tonight, RAL hosts Ridgefield, MM is at Washougal and Woodland visits Kalama…..The Wizards beat the Trail Blazers 100-90, Portland’s 4th straight road loss.
The Seahawks are coming home as Super Bowl Champions! The Hawks dismantled the Denver Broncos 43-8 yesterday in Super Bowl XLVIII as they dominated in all phases of the game. Malcolm Smith had a pick-6 and a fumble recovery and was named the MVP. Seattle will host a champions parade Wednesday at 11 am…..The Portland Trail Blazers take on the Wizards in Washington today, KLOG 3:05 pm…..In Pac-12 men’s basketball, Oregon State defeated UCLA 71-67. Freshman Hallice Cooke led the Beavers with 20 points…..The Kelso Hilander boys are at home tonight against the Hudson’s Bay Eagles, KLOG 6:55 pm…..In girls play tonight, Washougal is at Mark Morris, R.A. Long at Ridgefield and Kalama at Woodland, all at 7 pm.
The Seahawks had all the players participate in practice yesterday as they get ready for Sunday’s Super Bowl game with the Broncos. The player media availabilities have ended and now the focus is on the game itself. GO HAWKS!…..LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard were named reserves for the upcoming NBA All Star Game…..Columbia River defeated the Kelso boys 58-50 last night in boys hoops. Tonight, R.A. Long is at Hockinson and Mark Morris visits Ridgefield…..Last night the MM girls beat Ridgefield 83-31 and Hockinson downed RAL 57-52. Tonight the Kelso Lassies host River, KLOG 6:55 pm…..R.A. Long hosts Mark Morris in Civil War wrestling tonight…..The LCC basketball teams host Highline at MM tomorrow, women at 1 pm and the men at 3 pm.
Seahawks CB Richard Sherman stood by earlier comments that Peyton Manning is one of the best ever QB’s, but he throws “ducks”. Today, Manning agreed, stating he throws “touchdown ducks”. The interplay was playful as we get closer to Sunday’s Super Bowl…..The LCC basketball teams swept South Puget Sound last night, the Devil women winning 55-48 and the LCC men winning 60-49…..Gonzaga beat Santa Clara 54-52 last night…..The Mark Morris girls defeated a good Union team 50-41 last night. The Monarchs return to league action tonight at home against Ridgefield. The R.A. Long Lumberjills host Hockinson tonight…..The Kelso boys hoop team plays at Columbia River tonight, KLOG 6:55 pm…..The Kelso wrestling team defeated Fort Vancouver 78-6 last night.
Marshawn Lynch continues to garner attention for his lack of comments leading up to the Super Bowl. He admitted to reporters today that the only reason he showed up to a press conference today was to avoid a fine…..Former Blazers Zach Randolph had 23 points to lead Memphis to a 98-81 victory over Portland. The tired Blazers are off until Saturday…..The LCC basketball teams are in Olympia tonight for games with South Puget Sound. Both games can be heard on KLOG beginning at 5:55 pm…..Mark Morris is alone in first place after the Monarch boys beat Hockinson 60-50 last night…..The Kelso Lassies defeated Fort Vancouver 71-34. Tonight the MM girls host Union in a non-league make-up game.
The Seahawks went through Super Bowl Media Day earlier today in Newark. The team conducted another practice session as they get a day closer to the Sunday’s Super Bowl against the Broncos. EA Sports released the results of the Madden 25 simulation game where Denver beat Seattle 31-28 in OT. The game is 8-2 in the last 10 Super Bowl predictions.…..The Blazers host the Memphis Grizzlies tonight, KLOG 6:05 pm…..The Kelso Hilander boys hoopsters are alone in third place after a 60-56 win over Fort Vancouver last night. Tonight, Mark Morris hosts Hockinson in a key GSHL 2A showdown…..Kelso defeated R.A. Long 52-43 in girls hoops. Mark Morris blasted Hockinson 83-37 as Ashley Coons had 28 points. Tonight, the Lassies are back into action hosting Fort Vancouver.
The Seahawks arrived in New Jersey yesterday as Super Bowl week is underway. The team bus was greeted by thousands of fans as it made it’s way to the airport yesterday. The initial press conferences of Seahawks and Broncos players featured nothing controversial…..The Golden State Warriors hammered the Trail Blazers 103-88 last night. Portland hosts Memphis tomorrow night…..Oregon snapped a five game losing streak with a 71-44 victory over Washington State on Sunday…..The LCC women beat Grays Harbor Saturday night to end the first round of league with a 7-1 record. The LCC men lost to GH to see their record lower to 4-4…..The Kelso boys hoop team hosts Fort tonight, KLOG 6:55 pm…..In girls play tonight, Kelso at R.A. Long and Mark Morris at Hockinson.