By Tim Clinton
Three area teams will be involved in playoff action this week while four will play in non-league season finales.
Highline hosts Orting for a 7 p.m. Friday playoff game as Mount Rainier goes to Skyline.
Kennedy Catholic waits until 1 p.m. Saturday for a home playoff against Kamiak at Highline Memorial.
Evergreen, meanwhile, visits Cleveland for a 4:30 p.m. non-league finale Friday, with Chief Sealth hosting Port Angeles at 7:30 p.m. and Ballard entertaining Juanita at 7:45 p.m.
West Seattle visits Lynnwood at 8 p.m. Friday on the Ednonds-Woodway field.
Seattle visits the Arizona Cardinals for a 1:05 p.m. Sunday game that can be seen on Channel 13 television.
Seattle goes to Minnesota to play the Wild at 5 p.m. Thursday before dropping in on the Pittsburgh Penguins at 4 p.m. Saturday.
The Kraken comes home to Climate Pledge Arena to play the Nashville Predators at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Tuesday's action will be televised on TNT and the other two on ROOT Sports Northwest.
Seattle visits the Portland Winterhawks for 7 p.m. Friday Western Hockey League action .
The Thunderbirds turn around to host the same team at 6:05 p.m. Saturday at the Showare Center in Kent.
Washington hosts the Oregon State Beavers for a 7:30 p.m. Friday clash on ESPN2.
Washington State University visits Stanford at 12:30 p.m. Saturday on the Pac-12 network.
Husky men's basketball
Washington entertains Weber State at 8 p.m. Monday on Pac-12WA.
Husky women's basketball
Washington gets a 5 p.m. Monday visit from Utah Tech.
Cougar men's basketball
Washington State hosts Texas State at 4:30 p.m. Monday on Pac-12WA.
Cougar women's basketball
The Cougars entertain Loyola Marymount at noon Monday.
Bulldog men's basketball
North Florida visits Gonzaga at 6 p.m. Monday on ROOT Plus.
Bulldog women's basketball
Western Washington drops in for a 6 p.m. Friday game.
Redhawk men's basketball
Seattle University visits UC San Diego at 7 p.m. Monday.
Redhawk women's basketball
Seattle gets a 6 p.m. Saturday visit from Saint Martin's.
Falcon women's basketball
Seattle Pacific gets a 4 p.m. Saturday visit from Pacific Lutheran University.
Washington goes to Oregon at 6 p.m. Friday and to Oregon State at 2 p.m. Sunday.
Sunday's match can be seen on the Pac-12 network.