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TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: DIEGO G. DIAZ - Bryce Pressley (left) of the Portland Pilots goes to the basket against Portland State's Cameron Forte.
February 09, 2016

Pilots, Vikings look to crash through NCAA roadblock

by Jason Vondersmith
ON COLLEGE HOOPS Earlier this season, the Portland Pilots brought back members of their 1995-96 NCAA Tournament team for a 20-year reunion. Just think: Some members of the 1995-’96 team are now north of 40 years old, and some of the members of the…
COURTESY: LINCOLN HIGH - Lincoln High athletes signing last week (from left) are Thomas Rudinsky (Lane Community College, baseball), Tommy Laverde (Portland State, football), Kayode Rufai (Boise State, football) and Michael Angyus (South Dakota School of Mines, football).
February 09, 2016

Viks rewarded with a leader in Laverde

by Jeff Smith
One name kept coming up during Lincoln High football coach Wes Warren’s exit interviews with his underclassmen after the season. “I’d ask them to evaluate our senior leadership,” Warren says, “and without fail, all the sophomores and juniors…
COURTESY: CHRISTOPHER OERTELL - Cooper Larson of Lewis & Clark College heads to first base at Ron Tonkin Field.
February 09, 2016

OSU gymnasts win at UW; Pioneers finish baseball tourney 1-3

by Portland Tribune
MONDAY COLLEGE RESULTS GYMNASTICS Oregon State 195.325, Washington 194.275, at Seattle Freshmen Mary Jacobsen and Mariana Colussi-Pelaez helped lead the way as the 15th-ranked Beavers improved to 6-2 with a road win against UW, which was ranked 29th…
February 09, 2016

Main events

by Portland Tribune
Tuesday, Feb. 9 Prep boys basketball: Southridge at Jesuit, Putnam at Parkrose, La Salle Prep at Liberty, 7:15 p.m. … Wilson at Franklin, Cleveland at Grant, Lincoln at Madison, Benson at Jefferson, Central Catholic at David Douglas, Riverdale at De…
February 09, 2016

TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Tuesday, Feb. 9 Prep boys basketball: Benson at Jefferson, 7:30 p.m., KBPS (1450 AM) ... Beaverton at Century, 7:15 p.m. Prep girls basketball: Benson at Jefferson, 5:45 p.m., KBPS (1450 AM) College men’s basketball: West Virginia at Kansas, 4 p.m.,…
February 09, 2016

Best bets

by Portland Tribune
Launching Rockets 7:30 p.m. Wednesday (KGW (8) Houston and Portland, battling for the seventh spot in the NBA Western Conference, collide at Moda Center. The Blazers crushed the Rockets 96-79 Saturday at Houston. Houston will be coming off a Tuesday…
WALTON
February 09, 2016

Oregon sports history

by Portland Tribune
Feb. 5, 1978 Three Trail Blazers — Bill Walton, Maurice Lucas and Lionel Hollins — play in the NBA All-Star Game at the Omni Coliseum in Atlanta. Their West team, coached by Portland’s Jack Ramsay, loses to the East 133-125. Walton has 15 points and…
February 09, 2016

Sports birthday

by Portland Tribune
Feb. 10, 1964 Reggie Bynum (age 52) A native of Greenville, Miss., he went from Oregon State to the NFL in the ninth round of the 1986 draft, and caught two passes during a one-year stint with the Buffalo Bills.
February 08, 2016

Blazers win in OT at Memphis

by Portland Tribune
Guards Damian Lilard, CJ McCollum, Gerald Henderson and Allen Crabbe scored and made key plays Monday night as the Trail Blazers continued their recent surge and won on the road, downing Memphis 112-106 in overtime. Lillard had 33 points, and…
February 08, 2016

Monday sports events

by Portland Tribune
Monday, Feb. 8 Blazers Portland at Memphis, 5 p.m. (CSNNW) Horse racing Live at Portland Meadows, noon College gymnastics Oregon State at Washington, 7 p.m. (Pac-12 Networks) College wrestling Warner Pacific (men) at Pacific, 7 p.m. College baseball…
February 08, 2016

Monday TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Monday, Feb. 8 Blazers Portland at Memphis, 5 p.m., CSNNW, KPOJ (620 AM), KKRZ (102.3 FM) College gymnastics Oregon State at Washington, 7 p.m., Pac-12 Networks College men’s basketball St. John’s at Georgetown, 4 p.m., FS1 ... Oklahoma State at…
COURTESY: BRYAN HEIM/PORTLAND WINTERHAWKS - Brett Clayton skates with the puck Saturday night for the Portland Winterhawks.
February 07, 2016

Hawks manage only one goal in loss to Victoria

by Portland Tribune
The Portland Winterhawks' scoring woes continue, as Victoria beat the Hawks 3-1 Saturday in Western Hockey League play at Moda Center. The Hawks have been held to two goals or fewer in four consecutive games. The Royals allowed only 28 shots on…
February 07, 2016

Brooks leads UO past Utah; Ducks, Beavers post women's victories

by Portland Tribune
SUNDAY COLLEGE RESULTS MEN’S BASKETBALL Oregon 76, Utah 66, at Matthew Knight Arena The No. 16 Ducks reached the 20-win mark with their sixth straight victory. Sophomore forward Dillon Brooks scored 30 points and had nine assists as UO also won for…
February 07, 2016

Sunday sports events

by Portland Tribune
Sunday, Feb. 7 College men’s basketball Utah at Oregon, 1 p.m. (ESPN2) College women’s basketball Oregon State at Washington State, 11 a.m. … Oregon at Washington, noon College baseball George Fox vs. Whitman at Linfield, 11 a.m. … Pacific Lutheran…
February 07, 2016

Sunday TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Sunday, Feb. 7 Super Bowl 50 Denver vs. Carolina, Levi’s Stadium, Santa Clara, Calif., 3:30 p.m., KOIN (6), KXTG (750 AM, 102.9 FM) College men’s basketball Utah at Oregon, 1 p.m., ESPN2, KUFO (970 AM) ... East Carolina at Connecticut, 9 a.m., CBS…
February 06, 2016

Centrowitz, Felix headline fast night at House of Track

by Kerry Eggers
The 1,600 spectators who jammed the House of Track in Northwest Portland Friday night for the finale of four high-performance track and field meets saw competition that was well worth the price of admission, had there been a price of admission. All…
February 06, 2016

Clutch free throws clinch Oregon State's home win over Colorado; Wintering scores 29 to lead…

by Portland Tribune
SATURDAY COLLEGE RESULTS College men’s basketball Oregon State 60, Colorado 56, at Gill Coliseum The Buffaloes erased the Beavers’ 11-point halftime lead and tied the score 55-55 in the final minute. But Oregon State freshman guard Stephen Thompson…
February 06, 2016

Blazers win at Houston

by Portland Tribune
The Trail Blazers picked up a key win Saturday in the NBA Western Conference race for lower-level playoff berths. Portland dominated Houston early and beat the Rockets 96-79 at Houston’s Toyota Center. The Blazers led by as many as 32 points. Guard…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: CHRISTOPHER OERTELL - Lincoln High's Reed Hazard hits a 3-pointer Friday night against Wilson.
February 06, 2016

PREP SLIDESHOW: Lincoln girls top Wilson, 50-38

by Portland Tribune
On Friday night, the Lincoln Cardinals took on the Wilson Trojans in a Portland Interscholastic League girls basketball game at Wilson High. Lincoln won, 50-38. TRIBUNE PHOTOS: CHRISTOPHER OERTELL…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: CHRISTOPHER OERTELL - From left, Wilson High's Jaylen Eichler, Lincoln's Jaden Dewar and Wilson's Max Lommen follow the ball.
February 06, 2016

PREP SLIDESHOW: Cardinals win at Wilson in PIL boys basketball, 77-58

by Portland Tribune
Lincoln High's boys basketball team picked up a road victory Friday night, knocking off Wilson 77-58 on the Trojans' floor. TRIBUNE PHOTOS: CHRISTOPHER OERTELL _psEmbed("http://tribunephotography.photoshelter.com");
February 06, 2016

Saturday TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Saturday, Feb. 6 Blazers Portland at Houston, 2 p.m., KGW (8), KPOJ (620 AM), KKRZ (102.3 FM) Winterhawks Victoria at Portland, Moda Center, 7 p.m., KPAM (860 AM) College men’s basketball Portland at Loyola Marymount, 3 p.m., KMTT (910 AM) ...…
February 06, 2016

Saturday sports events

by Portland Tribune
Saturday, Feb. 6 Blazers Portland at Houston, 2 p.m. (KGW 8) Winterhawks Victoria at Portland, Moda Center, 7 p.m. College men’s basketball Portland at Loyola Marymount, 3 p.m. … Portland CC at Umpqua CC, 4 p.m. … Colorado at Oregon State, 5:30 p.m.…
PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP: JEFF GOODMAN - AJ Schlatter (4) rejoices after Canby's upset victory over Sheldon in the state playoff playoffs.
February 05, 2016

Memory of AJ Schlatter motivates his 'Band of Brothers'

by Corey Buchanan
FRIENDS, TEAMMATES RECALL THE GOOD TIMES AND WHAT MADE THE PORTLAND STATE LINEBACKER FROM CANBY SPECIAL CANBY — While standout football player Sam Bodine lay on the Canby High field surrounded by medical personnel, Cougar players kneeled from a…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Thomas Tyner celebrates with the Oregon Ducks after their College Football Playoff victory over Florida State at the Rose Bowl in January 2015.
February 05, 2016

UO's Tyner retires from football, due to injuries

by Pamplin Media Group
Bad shoulders and other injuries and a desire to focus on academics has led to Oregon running back Thomas Tyner's decision to medically retire from football. The school announced the news of Tyner's retirement on Friday, and Tyner, a former Aloha…
COURTESY: BRYAN HEIM/PORTLAND WINTERHAWKS - Keegan Iverson of the Portland Winterhawks looks to pass across the ice during Friday night's win at home over Seattle.
February 05, 2016

Winterhawks stifle Seattle, 2-1

by Portland Tribune
The Portland Winterhawks picked up a nice win Friday night at home, defeating the Seattle Thunderbirds 2-1 before 10,262 at Moda Center. Adin Hill stopped 28 of 29 shots to claim the victory. Portland got the first goal on a power play with 1:04…
February 05, 2016

Beavers, Ducks win in women's hoops; Warner Pacific men down C of I

by Portland Tribune
FRIDAY COLLEGE RESULTS MEN'S BASKETBALL Warner Pacific 101, College of Idaho 75, at Caldwell, Idaho The third-place Knights improved to 11-4 in the Cascade Collegiate Conference, cruising after a 20-4 first-half run. Earl Jones, senior guard, led…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: CHRISTOPHER OERTELL - Wilson High's Kennedy Reed (left) dribbles against Lincoln's Savannah Corradini in a Friday night girls basketball game at Wilson.
February 05, 2016

Friday prep results

by Portland Tribune
BOYS BASKETBALL PORTLAND INTERSCHOLASTIC LEAGUE Lincoln 77, WILSON 58 ROOSEVELT 72, Madison 63 (at Cleveland) Jefferson 57, FRANKLIN 56 Standings Franklin 7-4 Grant 6-3 Jefferson 6-3 Cleveland 6-3 Wilson 6-3 Roosevelt 5-5 Lincoln 4-5 Madison 2-8…
February 05, 2016

Friday sports events

by Portland Tribune
Friday, Feb. 5 Winterhawks Seattle at Portland, Moda Center, 7 p.m. Indoor track and field High-performance meet, House of Track, 2400 N.W. Front Ave., 5 p.m. Prep boys basketball Jesuit at Glencoe, Parkrose at St. Helens, Hillsboro at La Salle…
February 05, 2016

Friday TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Friday, Feb. 5 Winterhawks Seattle at Portland, Moda Center, 7 p.m., KPAM (860 AM) Prep boys basketball Westview at Southridge, 7:15 p.m., KUIK (1360 AM) ... Lincoln at Wilson, 7:30 p.m., KBPS (1450 AM) Prep girls basketball Lincoln at Wilson, 6…
COURTESY: SCOBEL WIGGINS - First baseman/catcher KJ Harrison (left), a Freshman All-American last year for Oregon State, is one of the Beavers' leaders going into the 2016 season.
February 04, 2016

Highly ranked Beavers eye baseball postseason, despite youth

by Kerry Eggers
CORVALLIS — Hard to believe, but the start of Oregon State's baseball season is two weeks away. OSU will debut Feb. 19 against Ball State at Surprise, Ariz., with a top-10 ranking in all of the national preseason polls and a legitimate opportunity…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - ANDERSEN
February 09, 2016

Andersen happy with Beavers' 'nice class'

by Kerry Eggers
CORVALLIS — A look at football letter-of-intent signing day at Oregon State … • Oregon State signed 24 athletes, including seven junior-college players. OSU's class was ranked 41st nationally and ninth in the Pac-12 by Rivals, 46th nationally and…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Portland Timbers owner Merritt Paulson (right) is greeted by Trail Blazers broadcasting legend Bill Schonley before Thursday night's game between Portland and Toronto.
February 04, 2016

SLIDESHOW: Blazers vs. Raptors

by Pamplin Media Group
The Trail Blazers fell at home Thursday night to the Toronto Raptors, 110-103. For the Blazers (24-27), Damian Lillard had 27 points, 11 assists and five rebounds, while C.J. McCollum added 21 points and six rebounds. Kyle Lowry scored 30 points to…
February 04, 2016

Council candidate calls for Youth Bureau to serve at-risk young people

by Portland Tribune
Fred Stewart, a Portland realtor running against Commissioner Steve Novick, has proposed creating a Youth Bureau to provide after-school services and programs for young people between the ages of 8 and 18. Stewart released his proposal in a press…
COURTESY: CHRISTOPHER OERTELL - Concordia forward McKenna Daly (right) shoots Thursday night at home against Alaska Anchorage.
February 04, 2016

First-place Ducks beat Colorado, Beavers edge Utah; Pilot women win first WCC game

by Portland Tribune
THURSDAY COLLEGE RESULTS MEN'S BASKETBALL Oregon 76, Colorado 56, at Matthew Knight Arena The Ducks' surge continued, as they avenged one of their two Pac-12 losses with the rout of the Buffaloes. Oregon, which has won five games in a row, played a…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: MICHAEL WORKMAN - Jonathan Stewart, former University of Oregon running back, takes a handoff from Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton.
February 04, 2016

Super Bowl sports some familiar faces

by Jeff Smith
Typically, a Super Bowl team that starts a former Oregon Ducks player and has a former Oregon State Beavers player on its practice squad would be enough to earn local rooting interest. But as TJ Ward (Oregon) and Ryan Murphy (Oregon State) prepare…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: CHRISTOPHER OERTELL - Taylor Young goes to the basket for Warner Pacific College, which has moved into third place in the Cascade Collegiate Conference.
February 04, 2016

Reasons why Ducks, Beavers are on top

by Portland Tribune
ON COLLEGE HOOPS A matching set of Pac-12 basketball titles for the state of Oregon? It’s possible. The U of O men and OSU women are in position to claim regular-season championships, although neither can afford a letdown. Oregon State’s women…
February 04, 2016

Main events

by Portland Tribune
Thursday, Feb. 4 Blazers: Toronto at Portland, 7 p.m. (CSNNW) College men’s basketball: Colorado at Oregon, 6 p.m. (FS1) … Montana State at Portland State, 7 p.m. … Concordia at Seattle Pacific, 7:30 p.m. … Portland at Pepperdine, 8 p.m. (ESPNU) ……
February 04, 2016

Best bets

by Portland Tribune
Blazers 7 p.m. Thursday Portland has a home game against Terrence Ross and the Toronto Raptors (CSNNW). Winterhawks 7 p.m. Friday, Saturday Portland takes on Seattle and Victoria at Moda Center. Indoor track and field 5 p.m. Friday The final…
February 04, 2016

TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Thursday, Feb. 4 Blazers: Toronto at Portland, 7 p.m., CSNNW, KPOJ (620 AM), KKRZ (102.3 FM) College men’s basketball: Colorado at Oregon, 6 p.m., FS1, KXTG (750 AM, 102.9 FM) ... Portland at Pepperdine, 8 p.m., ESPNU, KMTT (910 AM) ... Utah at…
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February 04, 2016

Oregon sports history

by Portland Tribune
Feb. 6, 1970 Portland joins the NBA. Commissioner J. Walter Kennedy announces that Portland, Buffalo, Cleveland and Houston will be expansion teams for 1970-71 — each to pay $3.7 millon to be in the now 18-team league. Harry Glickman is in Los…

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TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: MICHAEL WORKMAN - HEKKER
Feb 04, 2016

Sports birthdays

by Portland Tribune
Feb. 7, 1990 Jacquizz Rodgers (age 26) Born in Richmond, Texas, the 5-6 former Oregon State football player has spent five years in the NFL since being a fifth-round draft pick. Injuries limited…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Trevon Bradford of Oregon City High eludes Clackamas defenders in a game last season. Bradford is one of Oregon State's latest group of signees for football.
Feb 03, 2016

Meet 5 top Beavers for the future

by Kerry Eggers
Gary Andersen's second recruiting class at Oregon State features players whom the Beavers' head coach hopes to build around over the next few seasons. Here are five, and their stories: • Mason…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: DAVID BLAIR - Blazers guard Gerald Henderson, who had a strong fourth quarter in Portland's victory, gets above the rim Tuesday night against the Milwaukee Bucks at Moda Center.
Feb 03, 2016

SLIDESHOW: Blazers win again

by Portland Tribune
The Trail Blazers' roll continued Tuesday night with a 107-95 homecourt victory over the Milwaukee Bucks. CJ McCollum led the way for Portland with 30 points. Damian Lillard had 12 assists and…
Feb 03, 2016

Ducks sign three QBs, several linebackers, five state of Oregon…

by Jason Vondersmith
The Oregon Ducks signed three quarterbacks, including heralded transfer Dakota Prukop, and several linebackers and defensive players for new defensive coordinator Brady Hoke and 19 players in…
Feb 03, 2016

Silvertips score late to top Hawks, 3-2

by Pamplin Media Group
The Portland Winterhawks' losing streak has reached three games. After weekend losses at Kelowna and Kamloops, the Hawks traveled to Everett and lost to the Silvertips on a late goal, 3-2. The…
BUTERA
Feb 03, 2016

AFL Commissioner Butera promises 'outstanding team' for Portland…

by Steve Brandon
THUNDER NAME TO BE REPLACED, AS ARENA FOOTBALL LEAGUE MAKES 'TRANSITION' IN OWNERSHIP, APPROACH Scott Butera, commissioner of the Arena Football League, said Wednesday he believes Portland will…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO - Terry Emmert checks out the crowd at a 2015 Portland Thunder Arena Football League game at Moda Center.
Feb 03, 2016

Emmert fires back at Arena Football League

by Steve Brandon
Thunder owner says he was caught "off guard" when AFL took over team in January Terry Emmert, who owned and ran the Arena Football League’s Portland Thunder the past two seasons, has fired back…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Senior point guard Devin Ishimaru helped lead the Cleveland Warriors to their sixth PIL victory in a row on Tuesday, 68-57 on the road against Lincoln.
Feb 03, 2016

PREPS: Not perfect, Cleveland still handles Lincoln

by Steve Brandon
DEFENSE LIFTS WARRIORS AGAIN IN TEAM'S SIXTH CONSECUTIVE PIL VICTORY It wasn’t their best or prettiest game, but the Cleveland Warriors remained the hottest team in the Portland Interscholastic…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - The Franklin Quakers, coached by Jeffrey McGee, knocked off Grant on Tuesday night and took the lead in the Portland Interscholastic League.
Feb 03, 2016

Tuesday prep results

by Portland Tribune
BOYS BASKETBALL PORTLAND INTERSCHOLASTIC LEAGUE FRANKLIN 64, Grant 61 Cleveland 68, LINCOLN 57 Wilson 59, MADISON 50 Roosevelt 67, JEFFERSON 64 Standings Franklin 7-3 Cleveland 6-3 Grant 6-3…
Feb 03, 2016

Wednesday sports events

by Portland Tribune
Wednesday, Feb. 3 Winterhawks Portland at Everett, 7 p.m. Prep boys basketball Portland Waldorf at Delphian, 7 p.m. Prep wrestling Wilson at Cleveland, Lincoln at Grant, Franklin at Madison,…
Feb 03, 2016

Wednesday TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Wednesday, Feb. 3 Winterhawks Portland at Everett, 7 p.m., KPAM (860 AM) NBA Golden State at Washington, 5 p.m., Minnesota at L.A. Clippers, 7:30 p.m., ESPN NHL Detroit at Tampa Bay, 5 p.m., NBC…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: DAVID BLAIR - Blazers guard CJ McCollum cuts to the basket during Tuesday night's game against the Milwaukee Bucks.
Feb 02, 2016

Just another win for Blazers, but the going gets tougher

by Kerry Eggers
The Trail Blazers continued their climb up the NBA's Western Conference standings with a routine 107-95 victory over Milwaukee Tuesday night at Moda Center. Now the terrain gets a bit more…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: DAVID BLAIR - Guard Jamie Weisner's torrid shooting and her team's solid defense added up to a big Monday night win for the Oregon State women's basketball team at Gill Coliseum.
Feb 02, 2016

Weisner, Beaver women deal on the Devils

by Kerry Eggers
CORVALLIS — Sydney Wiese sat in the right of three chairs at the postgame podium, prepared to address the media after Oregon State's 67-44 demolition job of Arizona State Monday night at Gill…
BILL BAPTIST/GETTY IMAGES - Brent Barry, now 44, didn't dunk a basketball until his sophomore year in high school, but 20 years ago he beat all challengers in the NBA Slam Dunk Contest.
Feb 02, 2016

20 years ago, Brent Barry proved WHITE MEN CAN JUMP

by Kerry Eggers
KERRY EGGERS ON SPORTS It has been 20 years since Brent Barry shook the basketball world by winning the slam-dunk contest during NBA All-Star Weekend at San Antonio. “Twenty years — that’s a big…
COURTESY: RIHARDS BUKARTS - Portland Winterhawks forward Rihards Bukarts, 5-9, poses with fellow Latvian Kristaps Porzingis, the 7-3 rookie star of the New York Knicks.
Feb 02, 2016

Winterhawks have a ball watching countryman Porzingis

by Jason Vondersmith
One would think Rodrigo Abols of the Portland Winterhawks, who is 6-5, would have played basketball at some point. Nope. Abols says he has a hard time hitting the rim with a shot. “Sometimes I…
COURTESY: OREGON INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY - Danny Miles, cutting down the net after one of Oregon Tech's national championships, will retire at the end of the men's basketball season.
Feb 02, 2016

Miles blows whistle on legendary career

by Jason Vondersmith
ON COLLEGE HOOPS If he hadn’t been struck with cancer, twice, Danny Miles probably wouldn’t be retiring. “I’d still be coaching,” the living legend of Oregon men’s college basketball coaching…
Feb 02, 2016

Pickles add Cal Riverside player; Thorns swap defenders

by Portland Tribune
TUESDAY SPORTS NEWS The Portland Pickles have signed Cal Riverside freshman outfielder Cade Peters. The Pickles are one of six teams in the new Great West League, a summer college wood-bat…
Feb 02, 2016

Main events

by Portland Tribune
Tuesday, Feb. 2 Blazers: Milwaukee at Portland, 7 p.m. (CSNNW) Prep boys basketball: Sunset at Jesuit, Wilsonville at La Salle Prep, 7:15 p.m. … Grant at Franklin, Roosevelt at Jefferson,…
Feb 02, 2016

Best bets

by Portland Tribune
Bucks stop here 7 p.m. Tuesday (CSNNW) Milwaukee visits Portland for a night of NBA basketball. Prep basketball Tuesday boys Top matchups include: Sunset at Jesuit, and Wilsonville at La Salle…
Feb 02, 2016

TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Tuesday, Feb. 2 Blazers: Milwaukee at Portland, 7 p.m., CSNNW, KPOJ (620 AM), KKRZ (102.3 FM) Prep girls basketball: Lincoln at Cleveland, 7:30 p.m., KBPS (1450 AM) NHL: Florida at Washington,…
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Feb 02, 2016

Oregon sports history

by Portland Tribune
Feb. 2-3, 1975 Eighteen-year-old high jumping sensation Joni Huntley from Sheridan cpatures the Hayward Trophy as Oregon’s outstanding amateur athlete of 1974 at the annual Hayward Banquet of…
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Feb 02, 2016

Sports birthday

by Portland Tribune
Feb. 3, 1982 Paul Gaustad (age 34) The 6-5 Nashville Predators center starred for the Portland Winterhawks before his NHL debut in 2002. He is a graduate of Beaverton High.
Feb 02, 2016

Status report

by Portland Tribune
Blazers: Portland (23-26), winner of four in a row (all at home), has two more games at Moda Center before hitting the road. Portland will welcome Milwaukee at 7 tonight and Toronto at 7 p.m.…
Feb 01, 2016

Beavers dominate Sun Devils in Pac-12 women's showdown

by Pamplin Media Group
MONDAY COLLEGE RESULTS WOMEN'S BASKETBALL Oregon State 67, Arizona State 44, at Gill Coliseum The Beavers broke open a close game and routed the Sun Devils in an anticipated Pac-12 showdown in…
Feb 01, 2016

Monday sports events, TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Monday, Feb. 1 College women’s basketball Arizona State at Oregon State, 8 p.m., ESPN2 … Notre Dame at Duke, 3 p.m., ESPN2 ... Syracuse at Miami, 4 p.m., Root Sports College men’s basketball…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: ADAM WICKHAM - Portland State football players hear tributes to teammate AJ Schlatter during a Sunday memorial service at PSU for the Vikings linebacker who died Jan. 17.
Jan 31, 2016

Proud Portland State remembers, celebrates life of AJ Schlatter

by Steve Brandon
Some people tend to be remembered primarily for one thing. It might be for their athletic prowess, or their leadership. It might be for their humility, or their love of family, or their kindness…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: ADAM WICKHAM - Jim Schlatter talks about his son, AJ, during a celebration of the Portland State football player's life Sunday at Stott Center.
Jan 31, 2016

SLIDESHOW: PSU honors AJ Schlatter

by Portland Tribune
Scenes from Sunday's celebration of life for AJ Schlatter, a Portland State linebacker from Canby High who died Jan. 17 of complications from tonsil surgery. TRIBUNE PHOTOS: ADAM WICKHAM…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard (right) dribbles around Minnesota Timberwolves center Gorgui Dieng on Sunday at Moda Center.
Jan 31, 2016

Blazers nip Timberwolves, keep wins rolling

by Kerry Eggers
The Trail Blazers are streaking. The immediate future will tell if it's primarily a matter of fortuitous scheduling, or if the club is ready to make a leap forward. Portland's 96-93 victory over…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Trail Blazers forward Al-Farouq Aminu (right) blocks Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns' shot Sunday night at Moda Center.
Jan 31, 2016

SLIDESHOW: Blazers beat T-Wolves

by Portland Tribune
The Trail Blazers won their fourth game in a row — all at home — on Sunday, defeating the Minnesota Timberwolves 96-93. Guards Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum scored 21 points apiece for…
Feb 01, 2016

Ducks sweep Sunday games

by Pamplin Media Group
SUNDAY COLLEGE RESULTS MEN'S BASKETBALL Oregon 91, Arizona State 74, at Phoenix The Ducks' strong play continued, as they stayed alone in first place in the Pac-12 with a convincing win. Chris…
Jan 31, 2016

Sunday sports events

by Portland Tribune
Sunday, Jan. 31 Blazers Minnesota at Portland, 6 p.m. (CSNNW) College men’s basketball Oregon at Arizona State, 5:30 p.m. (ESPNU) College women’s basketball Arizona at Oregon, noon (Pac-12…
Jan 31, 2016

Sunday TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Sunday, Jan. 31 Blazers Minnesota at Portland, 6 p.m., CSNNW, KPOJ (620 AM), KKRZ (102.3 FM) College men’s basketball Oregon at Arizona State, 5:30 p.m., ESPNU, KXTG (750 AM, 102.9 FM) ...…
Jan 30, 2016

Kamloops scores late to beat Winterhawks, 4-2; Hawks go 0-2 in…

by Pamplin Media Group
It was a lost weekend for the Portland Winterhawks in British Columbia. The Hawks (25-23-2-0) went 0-2, losing at Kelowna and then losing 4-2 at Kamloops in Western Hockey League play on…
COURTESY: CHRISTOPHER OERTELL - Concordia forward Riley Hawken (30) battles with Northwest Nazarene players during Saturday's Great Northwest Athletic Conference game.
Jan 30, 2016

Vandals edge PSU; Santa Clara beats UP

by Portland Tribune
SATURDAY COLLEGE RESULTS MEN’S BASKETBALL Idaho 56, Portland State 55, at Moscow, Idaho PSU lost to the shorthanded Vandals, who used their defense for the Big Sky home win. The Vikings’ Zach…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Sophomore Sethon Moore scored 34 points Friday night to help the Cleveland Warriors hold off the Roosevelt Roughriders 76-64 in a PIL basketball game at Jefferson High.
Jan 30, 2016

PREPS: Streaking Cleveland gets 'Moore' with win over gritty…

by Steve Brandon
Roosevelt was game, but Cleveland — already on a four-game winning streak — wanted more and Moore. On Friday night, the Warriors got what, and who, they were looking for. With 6-3 sophomore wing…
Jan 30, 2016

Saturday prep results

by Portland Tribune
BOYS BASKETBALL Oregon Episcopal nipped Riverdale 57-56 in a Class 3A game at Riverdale on Saturday. OES improved to 6-7 in the Lewis & Clark League, while Riverdale dropped to 6-6. The…
Jan 30, 2016

Saturday TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Saturday, Jan. 30 Winterhawks Portland at Kelowna, 7 p.m., KPAM (860 AM) College men’s basketball Oregon State at Arizona, 6:30 p.m., Pac-12 Networks, KEX (1190 AM) ... Santa Clara at Portland,…
Jan 30, 2016

Saturday sports events

by Portland Tribune
Saturday, Jan. 30 Winterhawks Portland at Kelowna, 7 p.m. College men’s basketball Whitworth at Lewis & Clark, 6 p.m. … Oregon State at Arizona, 6:30 p.m. (Pac-12 Networks) … Santa Clara at…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Damian Lillard gives a look to former teammate Nicolas Batum after scoring a basket and drawing a foul on Batum in the Trail Blazers' victory Friday night over the Charlotte Hornets.
Jan 29, 2016

It's gloom for Batum on return to Rip City

by Kerry Eggers
Nicolas Batum sat glum-faced in the visitors locker room Friday night at Moda Center, surrounded by members of the media, his left foot in a bucket of ice. The Trail Blazers had just laid waste…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Nicolas Batum (right) of Charlotte fouls Portland forward Al-Farouq Aminu.
Jan 29, 2016

SLIDESHOW: Blazers sting Hornets, 109-91

by Portland Tribune
Guards Damian Lillard (22), Allen Crabbe (20) and CJ McCollum (17) combined for 59 points to help the Trail Blazers defeat the Charlotte Hornets 109-91 Friday night at Moda Center. Al-Farouq…
Jan 29, 2016

Friday prep results

by Portland Tribune
BOYS BASKETBALL PORTLAND INTERSCHOLASTIC LEAGUE With a narrow win on Friday night, Grant took over sole possession of first place in a tightly bunched PIL. The Generals (6-2) edged visiting…
OUTLOOK PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - The Multnomah Kennel Club greyhound track held its last race in 2004 and now faces imminent demolition.
Jan 29, 2016

SLIDESHOW: Faded glory - Multnomah Kennel Club faces demolition

by Josh Kulla
The Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde recently bought the former Multnomah Kennel Club greyhound track, but has no concrete plans yet for the property yet. But the grandstand, kennels,…
Jan 29, 2016

OSU women rout Arizona; ASU edges Ducks

by Portland Tribune
FRIDAY COLLEGE RESULTS WOMEN’S BASKETBALL Oregon State 71, Arizona 43, at Gill Coliseum The Beavers, ranked ninth and 12th in the major polls, tuned up for Monday night’s homecourt showdown with…
Jan 29, 2016

Kelowna wins seventh consecutive game against Hawks, 5-3

by Pamplin Media Group
The Portland Winterhawks are having a hard time figuring out how to beat the Kelowna Rockets. The Rockets beat the Hawks for the fourth time in four games — and final time in the Western Hockey…
Jan 29, 2016

Friday sports events

by Portland Tribune
Friday, Jan. 29 Blazers Charlotte at Portland, 7 p.m. (CSNNW) Winterhawks Portland at Kelowna, 7 p.m. Prep boys basketball Oregon City at Central Catholic, Clackamas at David Douglas, 6 p.m. ……
Jan 29, 2016

Friday TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Friday, Jan. 29 Blazers Charlotte at Portland, 7 p.m., CSNNW, KPOJ (620 AM), KKRZ (102.3 FM) Winterhawks Portland at Kelowna, 7 p.m., KPAM (860 AM) Prep girls basketball Madison at Benson, 7:30…
BROOKS
Jan 28, 2016

Ducks ruin Wildcats' home streak; PSU women get first Big Sky win

by Portland Tribune
THURSDAY COLLEGE RESULTS MEN’S BASKETBALL Oregon 83, Arizona 75, at Tucson, Ariz. The Ducks put an end to the Wildcats’ home win streak at 49 with the win Thursday night. Dillon Brooks led the…
COURTESY: UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON - Former Benson High guard Andrew Andrews, a senior at the University of Washington, has been one of the best players in the Pac-12 this season.f
Jan 28, 2016

STORYBOOK SEASON

by Kerry Eggers
Benson alum Andrew Andrews notching historic plays for Husky hoops SEATTLE — Andrew Andrews met the media after Washington’s 80-75 overtime loss to Utah at the Alaska Airlines Arena on Sunday…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter, celebrating after the 2015 MLS Cup final victory over Columbus, is counting on some new players to keep his club in championship contention.
Jan 28, 2016

The ins and outs of 2016 Timbers

by Dan Itel
'Quality' players replacing those lost from MLS title team If he could have kept them all, he would have. But Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter, along with the team’s front office, was faced…
NALL
Jan 28, 2016

Nall, Byrne get Play It Forward recognition

by Portland Tribune
THURSDAY SPORTS NEWS Former Central Catholic High football star Ryan Nall, who recently completed his freshman season at Oregon State, and West Linn High senior Natalie Byrne are the Play It…
Jan 28, 2016

Thursday preps

by Portland Tribune
BOYS BASKETBALL Rainier knocked off host Portland Adventist Academy 64-53 on Thursday. The result left PAA a half-game out of first place in the Class 3A Lewis & Clark League. Portland Adventist…
COURTESY: UNIVERSITY OF IDAHO - Arkadiy Mkrtychyan, a 6-7 sophomore from Columbia Christian High, has helped the Idaho Vandals be competitive in their second season of Big Sky basketball.
Jan 28, 2016

Mkrtychyan's basketball journey takes him to Idaho Vandals

by Jason Vondersmith
ON COLLEGE HOOPS The life of basketball player Arkadiy Mkrtychyan, known as “Ark” to friends and teammates, has taken him from his native Turkmenistan to Moscow to Honolulu to Vancouver, Wash.,…
COURTESY: DAYNA FJORD/PORTLAND WINTERHAWKS - Defenseman Brendan De Jong of the Portland Winterhawks is on NHL scouts' radar.
Jan 28, 2016

Can Winterhawks maintain momentum?

by Jason Vondersmith
The Portland Winterhawks play at Kelowna, 7 p.m. Friday, and at Kamloops, 7 p.m. Saturday, hoping to continue momentum from last weekend. The Hawks lost to Seattle 3-0, but then ralled to beat…
Jan 28, 2016

TV, radio

by Portland Tribune
Thursday, Jan. 28 College men’s basketball: Oregon State at Arizona State, 5:30 p.m., Pac-12 Networks, KEX (1190 AM) ... Oregon at Arizona, 6 p.m., ESPN2, KXTG (750 AM, 102.9 FM) ... San…
Jan 28, 2016

Best bets

by Portland Tribune
Blazers’ home run Portland has Moda Center games to feast on for a while, including a 7 p.m. Friday date with Charlotte and a 6 p.m. Sunday tilt against Minnesota (both CSNNW). Schlatter tribute…
Jan 28, 2016

Main events

by Portland Tribune
Thursday, Jan. 28 College men’s basketball: Oregon State at Arizona State, 5:30 p.m. (Pac-12 Networks) … … Oregon at Arizona, 6 p.m. (ESPN2) ... Portland State at Eastern Washington, 6 p.m. ……
Jan 28, 2016

Sports birthdays

by Portland Tribune
Jan. 29, 1955 Greg Ballard (age 61) The Los Angeles native starred in basketball for the University of Oregon from 1973-77, then played 11 NBA seasons as a 6-7 power forward (and a No. 4 overall…
Jan 28, 2016

Oregon sports history

by Portland Tribune
Jan. 28-Feb. 1, 2005 Trail Blazers coach Maurice Cheeks says he’ll forgive Darius Miles for the at least 20 racial slurs the guard/forward flung at him during a prepractice confrontation.…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter has a contract extension to stay with the MLS defending champions.
Jan 27, 2016

Timbers extend Porter's contract

by Portland Tribune
WEDNESDAY SPORTS NEWS Caleb Porter has received a contract extension from the Portland Timbers. The club announced the deal on Wednesday morning, but gave no terms and did not say how many years…
TRIBUNE PHOTO: DAVID BLAIR - Damian Lillard of the Trail Blazers drives around Sacramento's Omri Casspi during Portland's rout of the Kings on Tuesday night at Moda Center.
Jan 27, 2016

SLIDESHOW: Blazers jump on, and ahead of, Kings

by Portland Tribune
The Trail Blazers moved into the No. 8 (and potential playoff) spot in the NBA Western Conference on Tuesday night, jumping over the Sacramento Kings in the win-loss column and on the court.…