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Salt Lake Olympic scandal 'set a precedent' for U.S. prosecution of FIFA

Seventeen years ago, the U.S. Department of Justice launched an investigation into bribery allegations against officials of another internationally known sports entity, the committee that brought... Read more »

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Former Ute center Dallin Bachynski impresses Jazz with his shot

Though he only averaged 4.1 points and 2.5 rebounds in a complementary role for the Utes this past season, Bachynski is determined to show NBA teams that he has a good outside shot. Read more »

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$150M in bribes, dozen schemes: US prosecutors' FIFA case

The leaders of soccer federations corrupted the sport for nearly a quarter century by taking $150 million in bribes and payoffs, U.S. prosecutors said Wednesday as they laid out a sweeping case... Read more »

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Coach says Peterson can play for Vikings or not play at all

Adrian Peterson has spent the last five months sending vague and sometimes ambiguous messages about his desire or lack thereof to remain with the Minnesota Vikings. Read more »

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Gymnasts lead Utah Utes teams in the classroom

Red Rocks record 3.693 GPA in spring semester. It marked the fourth time in the last six semesters that the gymnasts have claimed school’s athletic GPA title, dating back to fall of 2012. Read more »

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High school baseball annual all-star games, showcase this weekend in Ogden

The 71st annual Utah High School All-Star Baseball Games, featuring the premier prep baseball performers from throughout the state, will be staged this weekend at Ogden's LIndquist Field. Read more »

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Soccer officials arrested in Zurich; World Cup votes probed

The Swiss investigation against "persons unknown on suspicion of criminal mismanagement and of money laundering" again throws into the doubt the integrity of the voting. Read more »

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Swiss police detain soccer officials ahead of FIFA congress

The Swiss Federal Office of Justice says six soccer officials have been arrested and detained pending extradition at the request of U.S. authorities ahead of the FIFA congress in Zurich. Read more »

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Bees fall 11-5 as former manager Johnson watches

With former Bees team manager Keith Johnson in town, the Bees were unable to keep up with Oklahoma City, falling 11-5 on Tuesday evening. Read more »

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Utah State basketball: Aggie men to play at defending national champion Duke on Nov. 29

Utah State men’s basketball head coach Tim Duryea announced a piece of the 2015-16 schedule on Tuesday as the Aggies will play at Duke on Sunday, Nov. 29. Read more »

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Brad Rock: NBA suspense shouldn't be about fatigue, injuries

A shorter season would almost certainly mean smaller paychecks. But it would also mean fewer injuries, more rest and better games. It would be worth it to both fans and players. Read more »

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LeBron, Cavaliers earn NBA Finals spot by sweeping Hawks

LeBron James scored 23 points, Kyrie Irving returned after missing two games and the Cleveland Cavaliers reserved a spot in the NBA Finals with a 118-88 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday... Read more »

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Brassard, Lundqvist lead Rangers past Lightning 7-3

Derek Brassard had a hat trick and Henrik Lundqvist stopped 36 shots in another season-saving performance as the New York Rangers beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 7-3 Tuesday night to force Game 7 in... Read more »

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Chris McGown resigns as BYU men's volleyball coach

Chris McGown brought a lot of success to the program in his four years as head coach, which made his resignation surprising to many. Read more »

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Doug Robinson: Witt latest BYU runner chasing coach's record

Jason Witt becomes the latest BYU athlete to crack the all-time top-10 list for American collegiate distance runners at 10,000 meters, but he still is chasing the mark set by his coach, Ed... Read more »

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Former Ute player among those invited to work out for Utah Jazz

Ute center Dallin Bachynski and Australian guard Hugh Greenwood are in the group of six that will audition for the Jazz on Wednesday. Read more »

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Busy May continues for Real Salt Lake with two road games this week

Coming off Real Salt Lake's 2-0 win over New York City FC last week, the club hits the road for games this week at Los Angeles and Vancouver. Read more »

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Utah Jazz's Trey Burke inspired by Filipino youths during trip to Philippines

Utah Jazz point guard Trey Burke went to the Philippines to touch lives. By the time he left, his own had been moved. Read more »

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Photo gallery: Utah State demolishes football stadium's press box

LOGAN — The makeover at Utah State's Merlin Olsen Field at Maverik Stadium continues to progress with the tearing down of the press box on the west side of the stadium. Last month,... Read more »

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Syracuse sophomore Hunter Woodhall chases Paralympic dreams, hopes to inspire others (+video)

Hunter Woodhall made the U.S. Paralympic team as a freshman track athlete. He's the youngest member of the U.S. paralympic track team and hopes to represent the United States in Brazil in 2016. Read more »

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High school All-Sports awards: Davis, Maple Mountain, Desert Hills, Manti and Panguitch take titles

The 2014-2015 Deseret News All-Sports award winners are Davis, Maple Mountain, Desert Hills, Manti and Panguitch. Read more »

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Morning links: NBA post-up is not dead; Stockton, Hornacek named top 3 backcourt; former Ute returning to Salt Lake

Grantland says calling the post-up dead is premature; Stockton and Hornacek are ranked among the best backcourts in NBA history; and former Ute C.J. Cron is returning to Salt Lake. Read more »

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Ranking the best running backs in BYU history

A look at the best players to ever play the running back position for the BYU Cougars. Read more »

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Bees celebrate Memorial Day, but fall to OKC 6-1

The Oklahoma City Dodgers parked three home runs en route to 6-1 victory over the Salt Lake Bees. Read more »

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Dixie State falls to North Georgia in Division II NCAA softball championship

In a battle of two teams seeking to win their school’s first NCAA national title, Dixie State came up one victory short in its 5-0 loss to North Georgia in the Division II NCAA softball... Read more »

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