Canucks: Vancouver looking to trade Cory Schneider for Kyle Turris?

Cory Schneider

The NHL trade rumor mill is hard at work again. Reportedly, the Vancouver Canucks and Phoenix Coyotes are involved in serious negotiations at the moment. Prospect Kyle Turris may be their main target. With Roberto Luongo signed, and center Ryan Kesler still working his way back from injury, Vancouver may need to move the highly regarded Corey Schneider…

Northwest Athlete Profile: Josh Barnett

Josh Barnett

Another North West Athlete in the spotlight today. Former UFC fighter from Washington Josh Barnett. Nicknamed the Baby-Faced Assassin because of his perpetually boyish facial features to go along with his 6’3”, 261-pound frame, Barnett exploded onto the scene as a youngster in the UFC in 2000.

Seahawks: Palmer, Garrard potential injury fill-ins at quarterback?

Charlie Whitehurst

Seahawks beat blogger Matt Larkin is wondering even though Seattle Seahawks Head coach Pete Carroll continues to say he’s comfortable with Charlie Whitehurst and Josh Portis while Tarvaris Jackson is out, isn’t the thought of reuniting with his old USC signalcaller tempting? Carson Palmer, and David Garrard are both available via free agency…

Which Northwest Division team has the best odds to win the Stanley Cup?

Vancouver Canucks Odds

Matt weighs in with his updated 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Future Betting Odds. Vancouver Canucks led by Ryan Kesler, Daniel Sedin and Henrik Sedin have the best odds to win the Stanley Cup. It’s a fair assessment by the oddsmakers considering that Vancouver returns virtually the same squad that came within one win of the Holy Grail last season…

Stanford Cardinal vs. WSU Cougars Week 7 Handicapping

WSU Mascot

It’s the Stanford Cardinal vs. Washington State Cougars Saturday October 15th 2011. Check out the live odds, ncaa handicapping preview, and betting trends. Marshall Lobbestael is likely to start again at quarterback for the Cougars. Our weekly look at the Pac 12 teams has a nice matchup in Week 7. 2011 College football betting season is here…

Northwest Athlete Profile: Adam Hadwin

Adam Hadwin

Matt Larkin goes inside current Canadian up and coming golf star Adam Hadwin from Abbotsford BC with another northwest athlete profile. On the Canadian Golf Tour in 2010, he earned Rookie of the Year honors. Adam has made more than $432,000 in 2011 and could make the top 125. There is no doubt that Hadwin is ready to be a regular on the PGA Tour…

Which Pac-12 team has the best odds to win the BCS title?

BCS Futures

Matt weighs in with his updated 2012 BCS National Championship Betting Odds. If Keith Price keeps playing out of his mind, the Washington Huskies have the potential to shock the other Pac-12 contenders, for now though at least the Oregon Ducks can partially control their own fate if they beat ASU this week and Stanford on November 17.

2011 Grey Cup Odds: How Do the B.C. Lions Stack Up?

2011 Grey Cup odds

Matt weighs in with his updated B.C. Lions 2011 Grey Cup Betting Odds. AT 9-5 it appears the B.C. Lions odds are justified – and that has to get Lions fans excited. The always contending Montreal Alouettes loom in the East at 9-5 and are buoyed by Anthony Calvillo’s return from cancer and setting the all-time pro-football passing record for yardage.

Colorado Buffaloes vs. UW Huskies Week 7 Handicapping Preview

Buffaloes vs. Huskies

Our weekly look at the Pac 12 teams has a nice matchup in Week 7. It’s the Colorado Buffaloes vs. Washington Huskies Saturday October 1st 2011. Check out the live odds, ncaa handicapping preview, and betting trends. 2011 College football betting season is here.

BYU Cougars vs. Oregon St. Beavers Week 7 Handicapping

Sean Mannion

Our weekly College football handicapping look at the Pac 12 teams has a nice matchup in Week 7. BYU Cougars vs. Oregon State Beavers Saturday October 15th 2011. Check out the preview, Live betting odds and lines, and betting trends. 2011 College football season is here.

Canucks: Did Methot’s hit on Henrik Sedin highlight the need for an enforcer?

Steve Ott

Our man Matt Larkin thinks the Vancouver Canucks are starting to look soft. For argument’s sake, let’s look at a few possible trade targets – all forwards, so they could theoretically play with Daniel Sedin and Henrik Sedin, – that would help Vancouver protect its stars a bit better. Where are Gino Odjick and Donald Brashear when you need them?

Northwest Athlete Profile: Nate Robinson

Nate Robinson

Matt Larkin goes inside current NBA hoops player and Oklahoma City Thunder guard Nate Robinson. His career started in the Northwest playing his high-school ball at Rainier Beach High School in Seattle, then attending the University of Washington. He’s played on the Boston Celtics and the New York Knicks as well.

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