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An empty court and bench are shown following the scheduled start time of Game 5 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. All NBA playoff games scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday were postponed, with players around the league choosing to boycott in their strongest statement yet against racial injustice. (Kevin C.

A 2nd day of NBA playoff games halted over racial injustice

An empty court and bench are shown following the scheduled start time of Game 5 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. All NBA playoff games scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday were postponed, with players around the league choosing to boycott in their strongest statement yet against racial injustice. (Kevin C.

August 27, 2020, 1:13pm Latest News

An unprecedented NBA walkout over racial injustice postponed a second day of the playoffs Thursday, although players pledged to finish the postseason even as they wrestled with their emotions about wanting to bring change in their communities. Read story

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Taijuan Walker throws against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the second inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2020, in Seattle.

Mariners trade Walker to Blue Jays for player or cash

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Taijuan Walker throws against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the second inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2020, in Seattle.

August 27, 2020, 10:00am National Sports

The Seattle Mariners have traded right-hander Taijuan Walker to the Toronto Blue Jays for a player or cash. Read story

Bob, left, and Mike Bryan kiss the men's doubles championship trophy after defeating Marc Lopez and Marcel Granollers, of Spain, in the doubles championship match of the 2014 U.S. Open. The win was the Bryan's 100th tournament title. American twins Bob and Mike Bryan announced their retirement after a record-breaking doubles career,Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020, making official what seemed clear when they did not enter the U.S. Open.

Twins Bob, Mike Bryan end record-breaking doubles career

Bob, left, and Mike Bryan kiss the men's doubles championship trophy after defeating Marc Lopez and Marcel Granollers, of Spain, in the doubles championship match of the 2014 U.S. Open. The win was the Bryan's 100th tournament title. American twins Bob and Mike Bryan announced their retirement after a record-breaking doubles career,Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020, making official what seemed clear when they did not enter the U.S. Open.

August 27, 2020, 9:08am National Sports

American twins Bob and Mike Bryan announced their retirement after a record-breaking doubles career Thursday, making official what seemed clear when they did not enter the U.S. Open. Read story

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll throws a football during NFL football training camp, Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020, in Renton, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll: ‘Anything’s possible’ regarding NFL players possibly sitting out games to protest racial injustice

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll throws a football during NFL football training camp, Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020, in Renton, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S.

August 27, 2020, 8:38am Latest News

Seattle Seahawks’ coach Pete Carroll didn’t rule out some NFL players might sit out games during the regular season in protest of racial injustice and police brutality. Read story

Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard (0) argues with referee David Guthrie (16) during the first quarter of Game 4 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the  Los Angeles Lakers, Monday, Aug. 24, 2020, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (Kevin C.

Blazers say Lillard leaving bubble for tests on injured knee

Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard (0) argues with referee David Guthrie (16) during the first quarter of Game 4 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the  Los Angeles Lakers, Monday, Aug. 24, 2020, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (Kevin C.

August 26, 2020, 10:30pm Blazers

Portland guard Damian Lillard is leaving the NBA’s bubble at Walt Disney World for further tests on his injured right knee. Read story

Fishing report Aug. 27

August 26, 2020, 8:55pm Outdoors

Fishing reports for waters in southwest Washington, including the Columbia River and tributaries as reported to the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife on Aug. 24. Read story

People pass Petco Park, where a baseball game between the San Diego Padres and the Seattle Mariners was scheduled to be played Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020, in San Diego. Two Major League Baseball games were postponed Wednesday as players across the sports landscape reacted in the wake of the weekend shooting by police of Jacob Blake, a Black man, in Wisconsin. Games between the Cincinnati Reds and Brewers in Milwaukee and the Mariners and Padres in San Diego were called off hours before they were set to begin.

Mariners join protest, postpone their game

People pass Petco Park, where a baseball game between the San Diego Padres and the Seattle Mariners was scheduled to be played Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020, in San Diego. Two Major League Baseball games were postponed Wednesday as players across the sports landscape reacted in the wake of the weekend shooting by police of Jacob Blake, a Black man, in Wisconsin. Games between the Cincinnati Reds and Brewers in Milwaukee and the Mariners and Padres in San Diego were called off hours before they were set to begin.

August 26, 2020, 8:54pm Latest News

SAN DIEGO — The Seattle Mariners continue to put the fight for social justice in this country as a priority of the team’s goals in the 2020 season. Read story

Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Lucas Giolito (27) reacts with catcher James McCann after closing out a no-hitter in a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020, in Chicago. The White Sox won 4-0.

White Sox’ Giolito pitches no-hitter

Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Lucas Giolito (27) reacts with catcher James McCann after closing out a no-hitter in a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020, in Chicago. The White Sox won 4-0.

August 25, 2020, 9:34pm National Sports

CHICAGO — Lucas Giolito pitched the first no-hitter of the pandemic-delayed major league season, striking out 13 and permitting just one runner in leading the Chicago White Sox over the Pittsurgh Pirates 4-0 Tuesday night. Read story

Seattle Mariners pitcher Taylor Williams follows through on a pitch en route to closing out the Texas Rangers on Friday in Seattle. Williams, a Camas High graduate, has converted all six save opportunities so far in the first season with his favorite boyhood club.

Camas graduate Taylor Williams takes reins of Seattle Mariners closer role

Seattle Mariners pitcher Taylor Williams follows through on a pitch en route to closing out the Texas Rangers on Friday in Seattle. Williams, a Camas High graduate, has converted all six save opportunities so far in the first season with his favorite boyhood club.

August 25, 2020, 8:07pm National Sports

A fan of “old-school baseball”, Seattle Mariners closer Taylor Williams always knew he’d wear high socks and his pants legs pulled up when he made the big leagues. At Mount Hood Community College, the Camas High alumnus picked up another relic of baseball past: stirrups. Read story

Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard (0) argues with referee David Guthrie (16) during the first quarter of Game 4 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the  Los Angeles Lakers, Monday, Aug. 24, 2020, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (Kevin C.

Lillard to miss Game 5 with a sprained right knee

Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard (0) argues with referee David Guthrie (16) during the first quarter of Game 4 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the  Los Angeles Lakers, Monday, Aug. 24, 2020, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (Kevin C.

August 25, 2020, 5:52pm Blazers

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Portland guard Damian Lillard has a sprained right knee and will be sidelined Wednesday when the Trail Blazers play a win-or-else Western Conference first-round game against the Los Angeles Lakers. Read story