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Seattle wins third straight game to move above .500 for the first time since the 2022 season

May. 28, 2024 22:19 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Skylar Diggins-Smith scored 21 points, Jewell Loyd added 19 and the Seattle Storm pulled away in the third quarter for a 77-68 victory over the Chicago Sky on Tuesday night. Seattle (4-3) won its third straight game to move above .500 for the first time since the...

Seattle Kraken name Dan Bylsma second head coach in franchise history

May. 28, 2024 13:07 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Kraken named Dan Bylsma their coach on Tuesday, putting the 2009 Stanley Cup winner with Pittsburgh back in charge of an NHL team for the first time since 2017. Bylsma has spent the past two seasons as the head coach of the Coachella Valley Firebirds in...

Julio Rodríguez stars as the Mariners stop 4-game slide with 9-5 victory over the Nationals

May. 26, 2024 17:34 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Julio Rodríguez homered and drove in four runs, and the Seattle Mariners snapped a four-game losing streak with a 9-5 win against the Washington Nationals on Sunday. Ty France hit a two-run homer and singled home the go-ahead run for Seattle, which finished 4-6...

Ogwumike scores 19 to lead 5 in double figures as Storm beat Mystics 101-69

May. 25, 2024 23:54 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Nneka Ogwumike scored 19 points and Jewell Loyd added 18 to lead five Seattle players scoring in double figures as the Storm beat the Washington Mystics 101-69 on Saturday night. Ezi Magbegor and Skylar Diggins-Smith scored 16 points apiece and Sami Whitcomb hit 4...

Lawsuit seeks to block Washington parental rights law that critics call a 'forced outing' measure

May. 23, 2024 18:49 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — A school district, a nurse, and civil rights and youth services organizations sued Thursday to block a new Washington state parental rights law that critics describe as a “forced outing” measure. A conservative megadonor backed the law, which is set to take...

Jewell Loyd scores 32 before sellout of 18,000, Seattle holds off Caitlin Clark and Fever 85-83

May. 23, 2024 09:33 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The decisive losses Caitlin Clark and the Indiana Fever endured to start the WNBA season were easier to handle than the last two setbacks that were decided by a total of six points. Jewell Loyd scored 21 of her 32 points in the first half, Sami Whitcomb scored all...

With visa issue solved, Seattle rookie Nika Muhl makes WNBA debut against Caitlin Clark and Indiana

May. 23, 2024 02:15 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Once it became clear that Nika Muhl's visa issues were resolved and she would finally be able to make her WNBA debut, the rookie for the Seattle Storm wanted to have a little fun. With the help of her dad — a graphic designer — and some outfit advice from her...

Seattle QB Geno Smith says learning a new offense is easier at this point of his career

May. 22, 2024 19:48 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — With the number of stops he’s made and the number of offensive coordinators he’s worked with over the years, learning yet another new offense isn’t quite as daunting as it once was for Seattle quarterback Geno Smith. That doesn’t mean it’s easy,...

Indiana's Caitlin Clark says she expects to play against Seattle despite sore ankle

May. 22, 2024 15:20 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Caitlin Clark intends to play Wednesday night despite a stiff and sore left ankle when the Indiana Fever open a road trip in Seattle against the Storm. Clark rolled her ankle in the first half of Monday’s loss to Connecticut, but returned in the second half. ...

Yankees ace Gerrit Cole faces hitters for the first time since spring training

May. 21, 2024 18:04 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gerrit Cole walked onto the Yankee Stadium mound in full pinstriped uniform as New York teammates filled the dugout to watch their ace throw 20 pitches of batting practice. “I feel pretty good, and the stuff looked pretty good," he said. "I had some fun. It's all...