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  • Sources: Warriors to sign Elliot Williams, will compete for roster spot

    22 pick in the 2010 NBA draft to Portland. He has played parts of six seasons with the Blazers, Philadelphia 76ers, New Orleans Pelicans, Utah Jazz and Memphis Grizzlies. His deal with the Warriors signifies a return to the Golden State franchise ...

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  • LEADING OFF: Puig to minors, deGrom vs new-look Yanks

    The Red Sox are calling up top prospect Andrew Benintendi from Double-A Portland, giving the big club a boost in the outfield hours after the non-waiver trade deadline passed. Benintendi is expected to arrive before Boston's game at Seattle. Benintendi ...

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  • MLS Talking Points: Sounders begin new era, Kreis debuts in Orlando and more

    The first weekend after the MLS All-Star game is traditionally seen as the second half of the season, even if we are a bit past the true midway point. The weekend carries a different label this year though: You can call it the week of new eras beginning.

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  • Civil War vet's ashes are on motorcycle ride across America

    Patriot Guard Riders, from left to right, Steve West, Milt Harden and Dan Halverson salute the cremated remains of Maine Civil War soldier Jewett Williams in Salem, Ore., Monday, Aug. 1, 2016, before the ashes are handed over for a motorcycle journey ...

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  • Richard Jefferson discusses his rookie year fistfight with Kenyon ...

    Kenyon Martin, as an NBA player, was a combustible sort. This is the guy that once returned a barb from Alonzo Mourning, who had to push his NBA career ...

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  • Restrictions on tap for southern New England lobster fishery

    PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — New restrictions are on tap for southern New England's historic lobster fishery, which is grappling with an unprecedented decline in population. Scientists have said the population off of southern Massachusetts, Rhode Island and ...

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  • Galaxy-Sounders preview

    The Los Angeles Galaxy opens the second half of the MLS campaign with a trip to the Pacific Northwest and into the din of CenturyLink Field to face the reeling Seattle Sounders FC and a new head man calling the shots. It will be the first match ever ...

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  • NFL-National Football League roundup

    July 31 (The Sports Xchange) - The Indianapolis Colts signed free agent tight end Konrad Reuland and waived tight end Nick Truesdell on Sunday. The 6-foot-5, 254-pound Reuland has played in 30 career NFL games (four starts) with the Baltimore Ravens ...

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  • Peterson, Feilhaber lead Sporting KC to 1-0 win over Timber

    Sporting (10-10-4) has won two in a row and five straight at home. Portland has lost two straight after an nine-match unbeaten streak. Kansas City's Jimmy Medranda earned and fifth yellow card and will be suspended for Sporting's next match, Aug.

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  • Henderson says rise to second in world is 'surreal'

    Henderson followed up her stunning triumph at Sahalee, east of Seattle, by completing a wire-to-wire win as she staged a successful defence of her Portland Classic title in Oregon this month. "It's all very surreal," the teenager told Reuters in an ...

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  • Whitecaps-FC Dallas preview

    The Whitecaps (8-8-6, 30 points) are in sixth in the West, only a point ahead of Portland and a point behind Sporting Kansas City and Real Salt Lake. The top six teams from each conference make the MLS Cup playoffs. One of the big storylines to watch ...

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  • Timbers-Sporting KC preview

    Sporting Kansas City (9-10-4, 31 points, tied for fourth place) hosts the defending MLS Cup champion Portland Timbers (7-7-8, 29 points, seventh). Sunday marks the first match between the clubs since Portland eliminated Sporting in the Knockout Round ...

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  • Golf-Henderson says rise to second in world is "surreal"

    Henderson followed up her stunning triumph at Sahalee, east of Seattle, by completing a wire-to-wire win as she staged a successful defence of her Portland Classic title in Oregon this month. "It's all very surreal," the teenager told Reuters in an ...

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  • MLS Week 21 preview, TV Schedule

    Sporting KC vs. Portland Timbers: Sporting KC snapped a two-game losing streak with a emphatic 3-0 win over the Sounders last week. The host continues to battle through injuries, as Matt Besler will miss the contest with an MCL sprain. Graham Zusi will ...

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  • Boris Berian

    By this time, Berian had captured the World Indoor title in Portland in March, leading from start to finish in a superb display of front-running that has become his trademark. Berian jokingly described that performance as "psycho, crazy". "Everyone ...

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  • 20 of America's most beautiful hotels

    Everything about this downtown Portland property feels effortlessly trendy, from its airy, courtyard-style lobby to the '70s retro decor. There's even a billiards room stocked with books and magazines for guests to borrow. Suites are whimsically decked ...

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  • Seattle Sounders part ways with coach Sigi Schmid

    File-This Aug. 30, 2015, file photo shows Seattle Sounders head coach Sigi Schmid standing on the sideline during an MLS soccer match against the Portland Timbers in Seattle. The Seattle Sounders and Schmid are parting ways after eight years. The team ...

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  • Olympics: Boris Berian

    By this time, Berian had captured the World Indoor title in Portland in March, leading from start to finish in a superb display of front-running that has become his trademark. Berian jokingly described that performance as "psycho, crazy". "Everyone ...

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  • Oregon State Fair to Feature Marijuana

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A new crop will be featured at the Oregon State Fair this year: marijuana. The Oregonian/Oregon Live reports that the fair awards prizes for the curviest vegetable or the most misshapen fruit. This year, marijuana plants will ...

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  • Zane Grey's Oregon cabin added to historic places registry

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Zane Grey's one-room cabin on Oregon's Rogue River, where in the words of the famous novelist "it flows through a lonely valley set down amid the lofty green mountain slopes," has been added to the National Register of Historic ...

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