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Late Turnover Drops Portland Thunder to 0-2

After big losses in week one, the Portland Thunder and Iowa Barnstormers battled for redemption at the Moda Center Monday, with the visiting Barnstormers eking out a victory in the final seconds, 40-36. Interceptions and penalties by both teams consumed the low-scoring battle, but Iowa came out on top with a touchdown pass from Carson […]


Weekend Recap: Monday Morning Links

The Beaver’s women’s basketball team dominated in their first NCAA tournament victory since 1995. On Sunday, the ninth-seed Beavers beat the eighth-seed Middle Tennessee 55-36. The team now has to play No. 1 seed South Carolina on Tuesday but the victory against Middle Tennessee is something the team intends to celebrate for as long as […]

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Portland Fishing Report: Spring Chinook Rolling In

The rivers are hanging at near-perfect levels and the fish are biting! This weekend is going to offer up some great opportunities here in the Portland Metro area. From Steelhead to Salmon to Smelt and Sturgeon…oh yeah, and some great weather! This weekend, anglers will be out in force, but for good reason! Steelhead Rivers […]


Join Our March Madness Pool: $300 in Prizes

We partnered with Oregon Sports News to offer $300 in prizes for this year’s March Madness pool. Last year, we had exactly 500 people compete for the $100 gift card grand prize. This year, we bumped up the grand prize to $200, second place to $75 and third place to $25! Fill out your bracket, […]

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Arena Football Power Rankings: Week 1

It wasn’t pretty in Portland Monday night. Unfortunately for the Thunder, their 64-34 blowout loss to the Sabercats in Portland’s first game of their inaugural season propelled San Jose to the top of the rankings — whilst knocking themselves to the very bottom. Check out the remaining Arena Football League teams in this year’s first […]

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Thunder Drop Season Opener to San Jose

The Portland Thunder opened up their season in rhythm, completing pass after pass as they moved the ball down for a touchdown on the opening drive of franchise history. After that drive, however, the San Jose Sabercats took over, defeating the Thunder 64-34 in the final game of Week 1. Starting quarterback Russ Michna threw […]


Portland Thunder Opening Day Preview

When the Portland Thunder official kickoff at the Moda Center tonight at 7 PM, it will be Portland’s first Arena Football game in the new millennium. Anticipation has been high, with local familiar faces returning to play, including former Oregon Duck Darron Thomas. While the Thunder have the luxury of opening their AFL season at […]

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Portland Fishing Report: Warmer Weather is Here

What a difference a week makes. Most Coastal and Valley rivers remain high, but our weather could not be nicer! A vision of things to come as we slowly pull out of Winter and on in to our Spring months and fisheries. What this nicer river does mean, is that our rivers should be dropping […]


What Is Going On With The Portland Trail Blazers?

Plain and simple, the Portland Trail Blazers can’t finish games. They don’t have a strategy, or one that works for that matter, to do so. Players are not executing down the stretch of games, and it has become a recurring fact that they cannot finish against quality teams. Unless they figure this out, this isn’t […]


Weekend Recap: Monday Morning links

The Winterhawks hit the 50-win milestone this weekend with their 4-1 victory over Vancouver. This is the second season in a row that the Hawks hit the 50-win mark and are now 50-13-2-3 this season. The Hawks are finishing up the season this week and are still in second place in the Western Conference, already […]