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Utah Jazz: Second-quarter turnaround paves way to win over Nuggets

The Jazz, who lost in Denver by 16 points five nights earlier, trailed the Nuggets by seven at the end of the first quarter. But Trey Burke and Trevor Booker fueled a 32-13 explosion in the second... Read more »

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Utah Jazz: Quin Snyder sees silver lining in Rodney Hood's challenges

Though rookie swingman has missed 32 of the Jazz's 75 games, Utah's head coach feels that may benefit the 22-year-old as his career progresses. Read more »

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A study in resilience: Salt Lake man fought cancer with humor, generosity

Dov Siporin didn't set out to be something extraordinary. But his decision to fight his cancer with humor, love and generosity inspired patients, doctors and friends to reach out to those in need.... Read more »

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Sherry Young: A perspective on concussions with help from Colin Cowherd

I get a lot of questions on how I feel about the concussion issue in football, about letting kids play sports and whether I worry about my family. Believe me, I worry. But then I heard Colin... Read more »

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Morning links: Utah running back's goal is to win the Heisman; Jazz ending the season with some fun story lines

After sticking around for his senior season, Utah running back Devontae Booker says his goal is to win the Heisman Trophy, while the last two Jazz contests have included games amid the games. Read more »

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April Fools! The top pranks, hoaxes and hijinks in sports

April Fool's Day is upon us, which means everyone better be prepared for pranks. That includes the world of sports. Read more »

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High School baseball: Skyline's Brock Kennick is clutch in Eagles' 3-1 win over Timpanogos

Skyline was in a tough spot in the bottom of the sixth inning before senior Brock Kennick took the mound once again pitched the Eagles out of trouble. Read more »

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Utah football: The battle for the starting right tackle job heats up in second week of spring camp

Junior Sam Tevi and freshman Jackson Barton are duking it for the starting right tackle job. It’s a friendly battle, but still a competition. Read more »

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Badger looking to become part of BYU's safety tradition

Chris Badger knows all about BYU’s safety tradition, and he'd like to become a part of it. Since Bronco Mendenhall arrived at BYU in 2003, the Cougars have produced hard-hitting, playmaking... Read more »

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Utah football: Defense outperforms the offense on the first practice that includes tackling

The Utes' defense wasn't perfect, but the unit earned several takeaways during the team's live work in the two-and-a-half-hour practice Tuesday. Read more »

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BYU softball: Hofstedt's five RBIs leads Cougars over Aggies

A career day for Lacey Hofstedt led BYU softball to a 13-2 win over Utah State on Tuesday afternoon at Johnson Field. Read more »

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AP Newsbreak: AP study projects average MLB salary tops $4M

Even before the first pitch of the 2015 season is thrown, an eye-popping baseball record will be set. Read more »

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High School boys soccer: Copper Hills holds on to edge region rival Bingham

After losing three straight contests against Bingham over the last two seasons, Copper Hills strung together a complete 80-minute match to beat the Miners 2-1 in a hard-fought battle Tuesday afternoon at Bingham High. Read more »

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Utah softball: Utes Sweep Southern Utah in Tuesday Doubleheader

Dickman drives in three runs in game one; Castro collects 5 RBI in game two. Read more »

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Newly hired UVU men's basketball coach, Mark Pope, came highly recommended

Utah Valley University formally introduced former BYU assistant Mark Pope as its new men's basketball coach Tuesday in front of excited administrators, faculty and students. Read more »

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Jazz players galvanized by Kanter's harsh comments

Utah Jazz players, irritated by harsh comments about the organization made by former teammate Enes Kanter, have pulled together and won two straight games in the wake of what they consider unfair... Read more »

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Jazz looking for more payback Wednesday at home against the Nuggets

They won't be going to the playoffs this season, but the Utah Jazz still have plenty to play for. In this case, it's payback when they host the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday night. The Nuggets dealt... Read more »

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Westminster lacrosse: Griffin men’s lacrosse set for Utah, CSU-Pueblo

The No. 20 Westminster men’s lacrosse team returns to action this week with a pair of games away from home. The Griffins open the week on Wednesday when they play at in-state rival Utah at 7... Read more »

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USU football: Junior quarterback Darell Garretson leaves team

Junior quarterback Darell Garretson has left the Utah State football program, it was announced Tuesday by Aggie head coach Matt Wells. Read more »

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USU track: Brett McAdams tabbed MW Men's Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week

Utah State's Brett McAdams was selected as the Mountain West Men's Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week for meets held March 24-28, it was announced Tuesday afternoon by the conference. Read more »

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BYU baseball: Cougars hosting three-game series with Portland

A confidence-boosting upset helps BYU’s baseball team as it returns to league action at home against Portland starting Thursday. Read more »

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More BYU female student-athletes taking break from sports to serve missions

The women's athletic teams at BYU have been greatly impacted by the LDS Church's 2012 decision to lower the age limit from 21 to 19. Read more »

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Rock On: Enes the Menace gets lesson from Gobert

Also, the rule change that baseball really could use. Read more »

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Utah's Eric Rowe a first-round pick in latest CBS Sports NFL mock draft

CBS Sports NFL draft analyst Dane Brugler pegged Utah defensive back Eric Rowe as a first-round pick in his latest mock draft. Read more »

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Deseret News Sports Podcast: A final look at the Enes Kanter-Salt Lake City saga

DeseretNews.com writer Carter Williams and contributor Jay Yeomans break down Enes Kanter's quotes on the Jazz and their implications for now and the future. Read more »

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