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Somewhere between the endless commercials you might be able to watch the Olympic Games

TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN – With the Olympic Games commercials flooding our senses it’s difficult to know what is going on in Tokyo with the actual games. But I shouldn’t ...

It should not surprise that the United States Olympic Games basketball team is getting beat in exhibitions

TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN ‑   I am not surprised the United States Olympic basketball team has suffered two consecutive defeats in pre-Olympics’ exhibition games to Nigeria and Australia. It’s been ...

Storm loses but qualifies for the Commissioner’s Cup against Connecticut

TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN – I think the Seattle Storm is in trouble. They don’t seem to be as well balanced as last season when they won the WNBA championship. ...

First it was Bob Gibson, now it’s all pitchers that need to be restricted

TERRY MOSHER       TOP OF THE TOWN – We are humans and as humans we always try to find the loopholes around the rules and laws. It’s a natural instinct. ...

The summit: Cold-blooded killer against a good-hearted passionate-about-America man

TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN – The difference between Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin couldn’t be starker. Biden is the nice guy with a tough guy’s confidence and Putin is 45‑ ...

I’ll never get out of this world alive, but many of those closest to me have already left far too soon

  TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN ‑ Here I am 3:30 in the morning because I can’t sleep. My right foot bothers me, I’m getting as old as the Olympic Mountains ...

The storm brewing (other than Seattle Storm) has our country on the edge

  TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN – First I have to say that I didn’t expect the Seattle Storm to blow away host Connecticut today (Sunday, June 13).  As I write ...

What are the Mariners doing? Send Kelenic down to get him back on track

TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN – I don’t understand the Mariners. How can you continue to put in the lineup a guy who is hitting under .100 as Jarred Kelenic is? ...

Nets’ trio and Dame explode in playoffs while the King takes a walk

TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN – We haven’t seen this much firepower since the Iraq war. The three superstars in the Brooklyn Nets lineup scored a collective 104 points May 30 ...

Racism has come out of the shadows and is affecting lives, especially in the NBA

  TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN – Regardless of what some Republican lawmakers say and others repeat we are a racist country. Our country was set up by whites for whites ...

No more predictions from me after Huskies stage a big comeback to beat Michigan and advance to a Super Regional in softball

TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN – I made a well-intended, but hasty, prediction Sunday that Michigan would beat the Washington Huskies in the regional softball championship game once the Wolverines got ...

It is stupid and dangerous that the Mariners are one of the worse teams in getting vaccinated

TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN ‑ I’m calling stupid on the Seattle Mariner players that have not been vaccine. It’s really dumbfounded why the Mariners are one of baseball’s worse teams ...

Despite the circumstances, Scott Servais has gone a good job managing the Mariners

  TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN – I’ve been around more than a few Seattle Mariners’ managers and have opinions on most of them, and some of them were pretty bad. ...

Dodgers believe Pujols still has baseball life left

TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN – The last I saw of Albert Pujols he looked older than his age of 41. He lumbered up to the plate and I wondered how ...

The Mariners are the latest version of the 1906 Chicago White Sox Hitless Wonders

TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN­ ­– We are witnessing the second-coming of the Hitless Wonders. It was in 1906 that the Chicago White Sox batted a collective .230 with seven home ...

Mariners finally do the right thing and call up Kelenic and Gilbert

  TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN –It’s not my money so I can’t tell baseball what to do with budding superstars, but if it was my money I would play with ...

A perfect storm leads to my old hometown football team being stunned by a team it previously beat by 40 points

  TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN ‑  I have covered pro, college and high school football for the Kitsap Sun for most of my 51 years writing sports and there are ...

Did the Seahawks guess right in the 6th round to grab Stone Forsythe?

  TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN – This NFL draft was the toughest for teams because COVID-19 didn’t allow for the usual scouting, especially bringing players into town to access them. ...

Racism, white superiority and social media together spell big trouble

  TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN ‑ First of all let me repeat what I have been saying for years that social media will kill us. Too much information overwhelms and ...

I can’t write without my music, especially that of American Routes

  TERRY MOSHER TOP OF THE TOWN ‑ Music is as much a part of my life as sports. I don’t write unless I have my music on in the background. It’s ...