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Tiger doesn’t make the cut at Bethpage Black Course, which is fine with me

TERRY MOSHER Back to the Boneyard today to get rid of some of my overwhelming thoughts that can bring on a headache. So first we will go to Farmingdale, NY and Bethpage ...

Basketball is so much quicker and faster these days then it once was

TERRY MOSHER You know, I played basketball as a very young kid. I thought I was pretty good. I had played against my three older and very athletic brothers and their friends ...

While the Mariners slip into depths of mediocrity, the nation is losing the battle for its soul

TERRY MOSHER To ensure that this is a sports column (when it really isn’t), I’ll start off by predicting the Milwaukee Bucks will be NBA champs, that no local high school will ...

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 ...

One player often makes the difference in basketball title contests, and it may be so tonight

TERRY MOSHER Boy, unless you closely follow college basketball like no other, it’s difficult to know what makes good teams click. Often, it’s one player that is the cement that holds their ...

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 ...

One of the “Fat Cats” will likely win the scramble in March Madness

TERRY MOSHER There are 347 NCAA Division One basketball teams and the vast majority of them will never win a national championship no matter how long the tournament is played. And the ...

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 ...

Huskies are in the NCAA Tournament, at least they are today.

TERRY MOSHER Bracketology expert Joe Lunardi has of this moment Washington making the NCAA Tournament as a No. 8 seed and facing No. 9 Syracuse in the first round of the West ...

The loss by Washington to California was predictable

TERRY MOSHER I don’t want to be a Debbie Downer, but Washington losing to California was predictable. Cal played the Huskies tough in their first meeting at Hec Ed, only fading in ...

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 ...

Doo Wop and memories survive, but most of my buddies do not

    TERRY MOSHER It seemed like yesterday that I was roaming the countryside with friends, looking for the next excitement, the next journey in the short years between high school and ...

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 ...

The mystery of life and the consequences of good and bad

TERRY MOSHER I find it strange and mysterious the way life is, for a variety of reasons. My main reason is a question: What am I here for? Now that may not ...

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 ...