NFL training camps set to open in sweltering conditions

Until the NFL shortens its preseason, there will be one goal in late July and … Read more


Blazer pulls out of Team USA camp

Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum is withdrawing from USA Basketball training camp next month … Read more


A year to go to Tokyo Games, with costs, ticket demand rising

TOKYO — The countdown for the Tokyo Olympics has hit 365 days. To recognize the … Read more


U.S. star cleaning up at world swimming championships and showing what he could do at Olympics

GWANGJU, South Korea — Once again, Caeleb Dressel stepped atop the medals podium, his blond … Read more


Katie Ledecky withdrew from races at the world swimming championships

GWANGJU, South Korea — Katie Ledecky’s ambitious program at the FINA world championships was upended … Read more


Out of the shadows, Lowry a major champion

PORTRUSH, Ireland — No longer in the shadows of Irish golf, Shane Lowry now has … Read more

Sports in brief


OSU pitching coach reportedly heading to Arizona — Nate Yeskie, Oregon State’s pitching coach … Read more

On the air

Upcoming TV and radio listings … Read more


Schedules, scores and standings … Read more


Surfers test conditions ahead of sport’s Olympic debut

ICHINOMIYA, Japan — As one of the new sports added to the program for 2020 … Read more

MLB Commentary

Edgar’s Hall of Fame breakthrough is a win for modern baseball

Edgar Martinez, who was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, could really … Read more


In Cooperstown, Hall of Famer Roy Halladay is remembered by his wife

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — The ideas have surrounded Brandy Halladay — while waiting in line in … Read more

MLB Roundup

Wojciechowski, Orioles 1-hit Red Sox in shutout victory

BALTIMORE — It all seemed rather surreal, watching Asher Wojciechowski head into the seventh inning … Read more

WCL Baseball

Elks in free fall at All-Star break

LONGVIEW, Wash. — Some late-inning fight kept the Bend Elks in the game Sunday. But … Read more

Golf Commentary: British Open

Tears of a father for his champion son at the British Open

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Brendan Lowry thought his son might one day play in front … Read more

Golf Roundup

Lowry cruises to British Open win despite weather

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — The outcome was never in doubt to just about everyone but … Read more

Community sports in brief

Community sports highlights … Read more

NFL Commentary

Seahawks have questions as training camp opens

SEATTLE — Can this really be the 10th season for Pete Carroll as the Seattle … Read more


Fernandez nets 2 as Timbers edge rival Sounders

SEATTLE — Brian Fernandez arrived in Portland only a couple of months ago. He has … Read more

Motor Sports Roundup

Harvick holds off Hamlin for Cup Series triumph

LOUDON, N.H. — Kevin Harvick used a late bump and run to win last year … Read more

The week ahead in sports

A rundown of games and events to watch for locally and nationally from the world … Read more

Sports in brief


Yates grabs 2nd Tour stage win in Pyrenees — Simon Yates of Britain posted … Read more

On the air

Upcoming TV and radio listings … Read more


Schedules, scores and standings … Read more

Golf scoreboard

Local golf events and professional results … Read more


Alexa Webber takes Oregon High Desert Classics Grand Prix win

The third time was a charm for Alexa Webber. The Portland teen had made strong … Read more

Golf: British Open

What went into staging the British Open in Northern Ireland

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — For the first time in 68 years, the British Open has … Read more

Golf Roundup

Lowry takes 4-shot lead into final round at Open

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — The cheers grew louder and Shane Lowry kept getting better Saturday … Read more


Fighter in coma after brain surgery

Boxer Maxim Dadashev remained in a medically induced coma Saturday at University of Maryland’s Prince … Read more


Judges award split decision to Pacquiao over Thurman

LAS VEGAS — Manny Pacquiao knocked down Keith Thurman in the first round and persevered … Read more


Cooperstown, N.Y., embraces the tradition of pro baseball’s Hall of Fame

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — Steve Pindar spotted the problem Thursday morning. The night security folks at … Read more


Big league ballparks broil as heat wave grips much of majors

At Wrigley Field, misters in the back of the bleachers tried to cool the crowd. … Read more

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