Category Archives: Sports

Mariners baseball kicks into gear

Projected to go 82-80 in the American League West, the Seattle Mariners are talented enough to compete for a wild card spot this year.

Pitching will be key to how the season goes for the Mariners, who went 78-84 last season and tied for third in the AL West. Seattle used a major-league record 40 pitchers last year.

Catch the 2018 Seattle Mariner’s season on ROOT Sports. On BendBroadband tune in on Channel 20/620 (HD) and don’t miss pregame and postgame shows for every Mariners game. Watch “Mariners All-Access” on Sundays, which takes fans behind the scenes at Safeco Field.

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Get ready for Mariner’s Baseball.

*Source Associated Press and Baseball Prospectus

Olympic Bound: Kent Callister

Kent Callister, a local snowboarder who grew up riding Mt Bachelor, will be representing his home country of Australia in the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. Kent grew up in the United States, but his family is linked to one of Australia’s products — the Vegemite. Before he headed out to South Korea,… Continue Reading

The Olympic Channel to showcase unlikely athletes at Winter Olympics

The Olympic Channel to showcase unlikely athletes at Winter Olympics

The Olympic Channel debuts its original documentary series, Far From Home, this week with stories behind some of the most unlikely athletes at the Winter Games. You can find The Olympic Channel in Bend on channel 49 (SD) and channel 649 (HD) in Preferred where you can choose from thousands of videos. Far from Home stories include… Continue Reading

The PyeongChang Winter Olympics kick off

The PyeongChang Winter Olympics kick off

The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics have begun. These Olympics will have the most live coverage of any Winter Olympics ever. Here in Bend, we are cheering on three local residents competing for Team USA and one who will represent Australia. Good luck to Tommy Ford and Laurenne Ross in alpine skiing, Ben Ferguson in snowboarding… Continue Reading

Comprehensive live Winter Olympic coverage

The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics are almost here. Live coverage of the XXIII Winter Olympics will be the most of any Winter Olympics ever. With the benefit of a 17-hour difference, live competition will be held in primetime on every night of the PyeongChang Olympics. All 15 sports including figure skating, alpine skiing, and snowboarding… Continue Reading

Finger-food recipes for Super Bowl LII

Finger-food recipes for Super Bowl LII

Host a spectacular Super Bowl party with game-day recipes for crowd-pleasing finger foods and easy appetizers like chicken wings, dips, cheese balls and more. Check out these fun recipes from The Food Network. Charleston Cheese Dip by Trisha Yearwood Ingredients 1/2 cup of mayonnaise 1 cup of grated sharp Cheddar cheese 1/2 cup of Monterey… Continue Reading