Minicamp impressions: Russell Wilson heaps praise on DK Metcalf

Wide receiver DK Metcalf at Seahawks minicamp, Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at VMAC in Renton. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)
Wide receiver DK Metcalf at Seahawks minicamp, Wednesday at VMAC in Renton. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)

Russell Wilson on the rookie receiver: "DK is looking really, really special. He can do anything and everything. He’s tremendous."

image showing Will Daniel, second from left, with Sounders FC goalie Kasey Kellery at the US Open Cup win in Washington DC last season.
Soccer Study | Jayda Evans

MLS is on a break. So why are the Sounders still hosting the rival Timbers tonight?

For the casual soccer fan, this can be a confusing time. There’s a prestigious, century-old tournament match happening Wednesday at Cheney Stadium in Tacoma, but only a handful of players from the Sounders' preferred starting 11 are available. Let us explain.

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) reacts as he leaves the court after sustaining an injury during first-half basketball action against the Toronto Raptors in Game 5 of the NBA Finals in Toronto, Monday, June 10, 2019. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP) JCO111 JCO111
Larry Stone

No blame for Kevin Durant injury in NBA Finals, just praise for perhaps his finest moment

Several factors came into play Monday during Game 5 of the NBA Finals in Toronto, a haunting evening for Durant and the NBA. Everyone was in a rush to assign blame after Durant planted, winced and crumpled late in the first quarter because of a right-leg injury.

Sports Video

Major League BaseballAround the League

Braves star Acuña pulled after failing to run out long drive

ATLANTA (AP) — Ronald Acuña Jr. has been removed from the Atlanta Braves' game against the Los Angeles Dodgers after he stood at the plate admiring a long flyball that did not leave the park. Acuña, an All-Star outfielder for the NL East leaders, was pulled before the fifth inning after failing to run out...

National Football LeagueAround the League

Raiders GM to absent Brown: Time to be ‘All in or all out’

Oakland Raiders general manager Mike Mayock told disgruntled receiver Antonio Brown it's time to decide whether he's "all in or all out" about playing this season after losing a fight with the NFL and NFLPA over his helmet. Mayock issued a statement to reporters that the Raiders released in a video on Twitter expressing his...

National Basketball AssociationAround the League

AP sources: Alibaba exec to buy Nets, arena for $3.4 billion

NEW YORK (AP) — In a record sale for a U.S. sports franchise, the co-founder of Alibaba agreed to buy the remaining 51 percent of the Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center for about $3.4 billion, two people with knowledge of the details said Friday. Joe Tsai already had purchased 49 percent of the team from...