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Rant

Is It Ethical to Enjoy the Rio Olympics?

Wrestling with the morality of a troubled edition of the Summer Games.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/20/2016

Explainer

The End of the Mariners' Nintendo Era

After 26 years Nintendo of America is selling the Mariners. Under CEO Hiroshi Yamauchi the Japanese video game company oversaw some big ups (‘95 Never Forget) and some much bigger downs (basically all of the ‘00s). Let’s look back.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/21/2016

The Sporting Life

Praise for the Messi-ah

Copa América brings some of North and South America’s best national teams to town in June. That includes Argentina and perhaps the greatest living athlete: Lionel Messi. Here’s what makes him transcendent.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/27/2016

The Sporting Life

Meet the 2016 Seahawks Draft Picks

Can it be football season yet?

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/02/2016

The Sporting Life

Who Makes the Playoffs First: the Mariners or a Seattle NBA or NHL Team?

Pondering an unfortunately very legitimate question.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/13/2016

The Sporting Life

Maybe the Mariners Won't Suck This Year?

Hope springs eternal, even for baseball’s reigning kings of futility.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 03/28/2016

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Brad Evans

The Sounders captain (and comedy fan) readies for the start of the MLS season.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 03/03/2016

The Sporting Life

An Open Letter to Sounders Coach Sigi Schmid

It’s put-up-or-shut-up time.

  • By André Mora
  • Published 02/29/2016

The Sporting Life

The Man Behind the Mask

Why it’s good that we never really knew Marshawn Lynch.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 02/08/2016

The Sporting Life

Seattleites Who Should Probably Be Pro Wrestlers

WWE Raw is laying the smackdown at KeyArena in February. Which locals belong in the ring?

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 01/27/2016

The Sporting Life

Ken Griffey Jr. Makes the Baseball Hall of Fame with Record Voting Percentage

Edgar Martinez still waits...

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 01/06/2016

The Sporting Life

The Coolest Kid on the Diamond

Why Ken Griffey Jr. should be a unanimous Hall of Famer.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 01/05/2016

Pop Culture Blast

Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Sounders Clinch a Home Playoff Game

Plus, Adele, a 'Back to the Future' reunion, and '30 for 30: Angels in the Outfield.'

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 10/26/2015

Oral History

Crazy Freaking Castoffs

The untold story of the Mariners' 1995 run, the season that saved Seattle baseball.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 09/23/2015

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Beverly Yanez

Seattle Reign FC's leading scorer looks to lead the squad to a National Women's Soccer League title.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 08/21/2015

Quote Unquote

The Seahawks’ Michael Bennett Tells It Like It Is

"I hit him and I was like, 'Hey, Peyton! I hate your commercials!' Aaron Rodgers, same thing. He portrays himself like he’s a normal guy, but he’s supercocky."

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 08/14/2015

Ticket Alerts

U.S. Women's World Cup Champs to Play Brazil in Seattle

The USWNT heads to CenturyLink Field this October.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 08/10/2015

The Sporting Life

As the NHL Takes Expansion Bids, We Look at Seattle’s Competition

The puck stops...where?

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/31/2015

The Sporting Life

See the U.S. Women's World Cup Heroes at Seattle Reign FC Games

Find out when you can watch stars like Carli Lloyd, Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe, and Hope Solo take the pitch this summer.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/06/2015

The Sporting Life

Complaint Department: A U.S. Open at Chamber Bay Recap

A roundup of a weekend of whining (and drama)

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/22/2015
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