Seattle Sports Links From Around The FanSided Network


A collection of the best Seattle sports stories from around the FanSided network.

Isaiah Thomas for Sixth-Man of the Year….. And MVP!

Mandatory Credit: Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports

If the interpretation over the award truly is to give it to the MOST VALUABLE player, and not the MOST TALENTED player. A legitimate case can be made for I.T. The former UW star is carrying the Boston Celtics into the NBA Playoffs. Much like he carried the 2010 Huskies to the Pac-10 Championship. Cold-blooded style.

From: Hardwood Houdini

Jaelen Strong a Draft Target for Seattle?

Mandatory Credit: Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports

Us Washington Husky fans know more than we would ever want to about how good Jaelen Strong is. He definitely fits the bill of what Seattle should be looking for in a receiver. Will he be available for the Seahawks at pick no. 63? And will they take him if he is?

From: 12th Man Rising

Russel Wilson Still Loves Baseball

Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Russell Wilson continued to participate in Spring Training with the Texas Rangers. He could be using the Rangers as a bargaining chip in his ongoing negotiations with the Seattle front-office. Or maybe he’s serious and sees the MLB as a future possibility.

From: FanSided

Sounders Gear Up For Colorado Rapids

Oct 5, 2014; Commerce City, CO, USA; Seattle Sounders midfielder Clint Dempsey (2) controls the ball against Colorado Rapids defender Zat Knight (18) and midfielder Nick LaBrocca (2) in the second half at Dick

Fresh off a disappointing loss in L.A., can Clint Dempsey’s return to the line-up spark the Sounders to victory? Our friends over at Sounders Nation have the scouting report on Seattle’s next opponent: the Colorado Rapids.

From: Sounders Nation

Danny Shelton to New York Giants?

Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports

The big fella from Washington was as dominant a player as there was in college football in 2014. Shelton is slotted in the top-10 of many mock drafts. This New York Giants writer thinks the G-Men would be smart to take a flier.

From: G-Men HQ

Washington State WR Vince Mayle Among 2015 Draft Sleepers

Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

I have long been saying that Vince Mayle has huge NFL potential. Here is an in-depth look at Mayle, along with other sleepers in the 2015 NFL Draft class.

From: NFL Mocks

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