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Dusty Anchors, long-time local radio play-by-play announcer and coach, has died

DUSTY ANCHORS Editor’s note: This story on Dusty Anchors was written for March 28, 2018 for the Kitsap Sun and highlighted his long health battle that ended today (May 16, 2019) when ...

Disqualification in Derby may have been right, but also wrong

TERRY MOSHER MAXIMUM SECURITY (RIGHT) IN APPARENT WIN It’s getting tougher and tougher to get rid of all the thoughts swirling around in my busy mind. That is due to the critical ...

Wilson signing sparks me back to simpler times

  TERRY MOSHER RUSSELL WILSON It’s probably me. I think I’m dragging my feet. Life and the progression of it toward an unknown star have me wishing for a simpler time. It’s ...

Are the Seattle Mariners the 2019 edition of the 1969 Amazing’ Mets?

TERRY MOSHER JAY BRUCE Fifty years ago the New York Mets, a team born in 1962 when they lost a record 120 games and were quickly given the name, “lovable Losers” because ...

Oregon with amazing Payton Pritchard makes Sweet 16, but Washington gets knocked out

TERRY MOSHER   PAYTON PRITCHARD Oregon is the outlier in the NCAA Sweet 16 scheduled to start Thursday in games at Louisville and Anaheim. The Ducks are the only double digit seed ...

Expect the Ducks to fly high over the Huskies tonight

TERRY MOSHER PAYTON PRITCHARD I beg to differ on who is the Pac-12 MVP of the year. The conference says Jaylen Nowell and, yes, he’s a very good player. I didn’t even ...

Westbrook fined $25,000 for altercation with fan in Utah

    TERRY MOSHER   RUSSELL WESTBROOK The NBA Russell Westbrook $25,000 today for his actions Monday night during Oklahoma City’s game at Utah. Westbrook used the “F” work at a fan ...

Time for King Felix to change or turn him loose

  TERRY MOSHER FELIX HERNANDEZ   It’s a shame what has happened to Felix Hernandez. Here is a guy who gave his everything to a baseball franchise and now at the relatively ...

Husky defense smothers the Utes on night Zion gets hurt

TERRY MOSHER ZION WILLIAMSON   I’ve got to go to the Boneyard today to get rid of all my thoughts swirling around in my brain. It’s almost too much on me, and ...

Dave Ryles, former East Bremerton 3-sport star has died

DAVE PYLES AND HIS DOG MOLLY It is with sadness that we announce David (Pyles) Ryles, 67, has died. The former three-sports star at East Bremerton High School (1969 graduate) passed away ...

Remembering Hall of Fame’s Frank Robinson

TERRY MOSHER   Frank Robinson, one of baseball’s great players, died Thursday (Feb. 7) and his death brought back some memories for me. I had heard through the grape vine that he ...

I don’t like all the winning, but you have to respect Belichick and the Patriots for how good they are

TERRY MOSHER   MATISSE THYBULLE Two things are on my mind today: Super Bowl Llll and the Washington Husky men’s basketball team. Let’s take the Super Bowl first. A lot has already ...

Finally, Edgar gets his due and is now where he belongs — Cooperstown

TERRY MOSHER   EDGAR MARTINEZ   Justice has finally been done after 10 years – Edgar Martinez has been voted into the Baseball Hall of fame. What took so long? Man, it ...

Critical errors in NFL conference championship games probably will be talked about for years

TERRY MOSHER   SEAN PAYTON   To err is human. But the errors seem to appear at critical times on Sunday during the NFL conference championship games in Kansas City and New ...

Burr-Kirven was a tackling machine for the Huskies; so was David Rill

DAVID RILL Just so you know, Ben Burr-Kirven had a heck of a year for the Washington Huskies this football season. He recorded 176 tackles, the most for a Husky since 1989. ...

C’mon, Hawks why didn’t you wake up and throw the ball?

TERRY MOSHER Matisse Thybulle   It seems to me that conservative play-calling was the villain in the Seahawks being knocked out of the NFL playoffs by Dallas. I started yelling at the ...

Somehow Silky Sullivan seemed to show up in Husky football and basketball teams

TERRY  MOSHER     SILKY SULLIVAN I don’t get it. There seems to be a pattern to Washington Husky football and men’s basketball. Start slow and finish fast. It’s like that game ...

How many times do we have to sit through another Mariners’ retool?

TERRY MOSHER   JAMES PAXTON I’m tired of the wacky-whack ways the Seattle Mariners can change course so often. Make up my mind. You are building a contender or not? Make up ...

Surprising Cougars are no surprise anymore, and expect them to whip Huskies in Apple Cup

TERRY MOSHER   GARDNER MINSHEW II   Mosher’s Pac-12 Football Poll:   Washington State Washington Utah California Oregon Arizona State Stanford UCLA USC Oregon State Arizona Colorado   It’s been a crazy ...

Earl Thomas would have been better off if he would have just shut up, but his emotions got the better of him

TERRY MOSHER   EARL THOMAS I find it kind of amusing that we aren’t talking much at all now about Earl Thomas. Well, maybe amusing isn’t the right word. Maybe I should ...