Takeaways from Portland Trail Blazers 2014-15 NBA schedule

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NWSB Editor and Portland Trail Blazers Blogger Bryant Knox takes a look at Rip City’s schedule after the NBA released the 2014-15 regular-season schedule for the entire league. Knox covers the good, the bad and the top games including the Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks, San Antonio Spurs, Oklahoma City Thunder and, of course, LeBron James’ and Kevin Love’s Cleveland Cavaliers.

Hail To The New Chief, Rob Manfred Named New MLB Commissioner

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NWSB Insider and Seattle Mariners Blogger Brian Scott composes a letter to the newest MLB commissioner, Rob Manfred, from the perspective of an Ms fan. As Scott says, “Transparency on how the rules are being applied and decided will give your umpiring crews even more credibility and integrity.” Welcome aboard, Mr. Manfred.

Seattle Mariners’ stretch drive for playoffs: Who’s Hot, Who’s Not?

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NWSB Insider and Seattle Mariners Blogger Brian Scott takes a look at which Ms players are hot and which ones are struggling entering the late-season stretch with the playoffs in sight. Featured are: Brandon Mauer, Felix Hernandez, Robinson Cano, Kyle Seager, James Paxton, Chris Young, Dustin Ackley and more.

Takeaways From The Seahawks First Half Of Preseason

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NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott gives us his early impressions from the 2014 NFL Preseason. Featured are: Doug Baldwin, Jermaine Kearse, Richard Sherman, Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor, Michael Bennett, Cliff Avril, Bobby Wagner, KJ Wright, Malcolm Smith, Paul Richardson, Russell Wilson, Percy Harvin, Marshawn Lynch and more.

If You Aren’t Excited About The 2014 Seattle Mariners Yet…

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Brian Scott our Mariners blogger says he just don’t get people. This is certainly a more exciting M’s team than the 2007 team that collapsed in early August which is the closest the Mariners have been to the playoffs in more than a decade. Take a look at what’s going on here. Mike Zunino, Robinson Cano, and Felix Hernandez are leading the comeback.

How Kevin Love trade impacts Portland Trail Blazers

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NWSB Editor and Portland Trail Blazers blogger Bryant Knox breaks down how news of a Kevin Love impacts Rip City. The trade was confirmed by Yahoo! Sports Adrian Wojnarowski, and it is set to feature Andrew Wiggins, Anthony Bennett and a future first-round draft pick from the Cleveland Cavaliers, as well as Love from the Minnesota Timberwolves.

It was a Super Bowl XLVIII re-match, sorta

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NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brett Bivens recaps the Hawks first preseason game of the year vs. the Denver Broncos. The matchup was a Super Bowl rematch that went to the Broncos. Featured are: Russell Wilson, Tavaris Jackson, Terrell Pryor, Peyton Manning Christine Michael and more.

Seattle Mariners Honor Lou Piniella Saturday August 9th

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Brian Scott our Mariners blogger tells us its time to get ready to honor one of the Mariners all time greats. No other skipper in Seattle Mariners history has had the success that “Sweet” Lou enjoyed through most of the ’90s and into the early 2000s. To celebrate, he’ll remind you of a few of his favorite Lou Piniella stories.

Four Reasons I’m Ready for Seahawks Football in 2014 

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Four reasons Seahawks blogger Brian Scott is excited about the 2014 Seahawks starts with Christine Michael. Look, I get it. This is a Marshawn Lynch ground game in Seattle and it will continue to be in 2014 as he has returned from his brief hold out. But Brian can’t help but be excited at the notion we are going to get to see more of Christine Michael.

2014 Trade Deadline Analysis for the Seattle Mariners

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M’s Make Two Deadline Deals As a whole, the 2014 MLB trade deadline will likely be talked about as one of the most active days of trading in baseball history. Several teams like the A’s and Tigers went into “All In” mode and made some serious waves with their acquisitions. The Seattle Mariners, on the […]

Marshawn Lynch stiff arming the Seattle Seahawks?

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NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brett Bivens recaps the Marshawn Lynch situation, as he’s preparing to holdout of Hawks training camp for a bigger contract. Lynch is entering the third year of a four-year contract he signed in March 2012. He is set to make $5 million this season with another $1.5 million available through bonuses.

Five Seattle Seahawks that will WOW you in 2014

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NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brian Scott gives us five Seahawks that will impress…in big ways in 2014. Justin Britt, Percy Harvin, Paul Richardson, Russell Wilson, and Christine Michael make the list. A few predictions on who from the Seahawks will make us say “Wow!” in 2014 follows.

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