The Toronto Raptors introduced the former Utah guard Friday afternoon after selecting him with the No. 20 overall pick during Thursday’s NBA draft. Read more »
The culture of winning can have a significant negative impact not only on their children’s enjoyment of the sport, but ultimately on their development as well. Read more »
While the Jimmer Jam Camp is primarily a basketball camp, its focus on helping families through anti-bullying programs makes it unique. Read more »
BYU women’s volleyball head coach Heather Olmstead released the 2015 schedule, which includes matchups with seven 2014 NCAA tournament teams, Friday. Read more »
As rumors swirled and WojBombs fell, DeseretNews.com sports writers and contributors debated and commented during Thursday's NBA draft. Read more »
After a six game home stand, the Cougars head to Las Vegas this weekend with one goal in mind: move up in the standings. Read more »
Tennessee's decision to eliminate the Lady Volunteers nickname in all sports but basketball is the latest move in a nationwide trend of schools moving away from separate team monikers for men and... Read more »
It’s hard to judge a draft night the moment it ends, but that didn't stop pretty much everyone from trying. Read more »
Olivier Hanlan and Daniel Diez. For the record, those are the two players who were picked by the Utah Jazz in the second round of Thursday night's annual NBA Draft. Read more »
Does Trey Lyles have what it take to be a playmaking 4 in the NBA and for the Utah Jazz? Read more »
What is about NBA Draft Day that brings out the rumors and speculation? Maybe it's because trades always go down on draft day; every team is trying to get better. The Utah Jazz aren't... Read more »
Behind 24 hits, the Las Vegas 51s beat the Bees 20-8 to steal the series finale at Smith's Ballpark Thursday evening. Read more »
Just a year removed from a highly anticipated top-five pick, the EnergySolutions Arena had a different feel to it during Thursday's NBA draft watch party. Read more »
The Jazz selected Kentucky forward Trey Lyles with the No. 12 pick in the NBA draft on Thursday. Read more »
The top professional motorcycle road racers in North America will make their way to Miller Motorsports Park this weekend. Read more »
Utah guard is taken 20th overall by the Raptors in Thursday night's NBA draft. Read more »
Team has both the money and cap space to get a proven star. Waiting for players to mature adds frustration to fans. Read more »
The Rocky Mountain Football League, with numerous former Utah high school and collegiate players on its rosters, will stage its annual championship games and All-Star game Saturday at Weber State University's Stewart Stadium. Read more »
Sandy's Steve Schneiter is off to solid start at U.S. Senior Open, standing in a tie for 13th place with a first-round 69. Read more »
The Minnesota Timberwolves selected Kentucky's Karl-Anthony Towns with the first pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night. Read more »
The Queen Center is hosting the MANA 5K Tobacco-Free Run at 8 a.m. Saturday at Liberty Park in Salt Lake City. Proceeds from the race will benefit families of two community members whose lives have... Read more »
Women's football: Undefeated Utah Falconz conquer first round of playoffs to face Sacramento Sirens Saturday
The Utah Falconz women's football team wins its first playoff game against the Thunderkatz and continues on to the second round of playoffs against the Sacramento Sirens. Read more »
NBA draft night is upon us. Follow along live with the action. Read more »
From the serious to the silly, BYU coaches and players fielded a high volume of questions during the school's football media day on Wednesday. Here's a look at 10 memorable quotes and reactions. Read more »
The question becomes where will the Bob Cousy Award Winner be selected? With the 22nd pick and with Wright still on the board, I see Chicago as his eventual destination. Read more »
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After contacting coaches and athletic directors from every high school in Utah, the Deseret News has compiled the following list of the estimated 644 seniors from the 2015 graduating class who... Read more »
Somerset High School's legendary Texas high school football coach Sonny Detmer continues to put his touch on a third generation. His grandson Koy Detmer Jr. is following in Heisman winner Ty... Read more »
Now, Christian Stewart can put football in the rearview mirror and finally ride off into the sunset after capping his career with a cameo appearance this spring. Read more »
Morning links: Fox Sports discusses why OU president said he wants the Big 12 to expand; Georgia QB visits BYU
A Fox Sports podcast discussed why University of Oklahoma President David Boren said he wants his conference to expand. A QB prospect from Georgia visits BYU. Read more »
Utah has nearly a full roster already, but the Jazz are always hopeful an intriguing athlete will show interest. Read more »
The Seattle Times' story on Jake Heaps offers insight into a confusing and frustrating case of one of the country's top high school quarterbacks and why he never found collegiate success. Read more »
A former Utah high school and Snow College basketball star who played in the NBA was found dead Monday. Read more »
A pair of local Utah news sources reported Monday that BYU's all-time leading scorer will be joining the Cleveland Cavaliers' Summer League team in Las Vegas. Read more »
Why is William Penn, a Quaker university in Iowa, a major destination for Utah high school football players?
William Penn, a Quaker University in Iowa, has become a common landing spot for Utah high school football players passed over by the local colleges. Read more »
More than 640 high school athletes from the 2015 graduating class are moving on to play college sports on either an academic or athletic scholarship. Read more »
Morning links: New BYU commit's late father factored into decision; more Big 12 talk; reacclimating from a mission
How the late father of BYU's latest verbal commitment factored into his decision, the process of reacclimating missionaries to sports, and more Big 12 talk. Read more »
Former BYU basketball player Brandon Davies found a way for some of his old teammates to help add a unique flavor to his wedding celebration. Read more »
Now that we know who the Jazz have drafted, itís time to figure out where the Utah Jazz go from here. Dennis Lindsey, Quin Snyder and KSL.com's Andy Larsen weigh in. Read more »
Pleiss currently plays in a Spanish league (Liga ACB), but there is mutual interest in having the 25-year-old begin his NBA career with the Jazz. Read more »
IT’S IN THE MAIL Karl Malone once said he has a memory like an elephant. Indeed. Malone told SI.com last week the Dallas Mavericks misled him prior to the 1985 NBA draft, instead... Read more »
Also, while Jazz draft pick Trey Lyles has a small town view of Salt Lake, he might want to check the census. Read more »
The team almost has a full roster it likes even before the free agency frenzy begins on July 1. Read more »
The Jazz stayed in Utah after Larry H. Miller mind took on a mountain of risk, crippling debt and putting forth incredible effort. Read more »
The Utes have never been known for using the tight end as a huge part of the offense, but they have produced some very impressive players nonetheless. Some were excellent as blockers while others... Read more »
Still a well-connected networker at 87, retired BYU athletic director Glen Tuckett sat down with Deseret News columnist Dick Harmon for a question and answer session about the current state of... Read more »
The quarterbacks get the notoriety, the fame and the legendary status, but they have had plenty of help from great tight ends. Until the last few years, the tight end was a huge weapon in the... Read more »
Cougar basketball coach says he's counting on senior guard to make even more strides as the 6-foot-6 Provo native enters his final season. Read more »
Here's a look at the 644 high school seniors from the 2015 graduating class who received an athletic and/or academic scholarship to play college sports. Read more »
Natson, a 5-7, 151-pounder from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, has played in 39 games during his first three years at Utah State, making 19 starts. Read more »
With teammates Klay Thompson ranking fifth and Draymond Green at No. 15, the Warriors also led the team-merchandise sales list during the playoffs. Read more »
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