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Nitro Circus World Games show Utahns a glimpse of the future of action sports

More than 25,000 fans witnessed four hours of nonstop competition that included 60 of the world's first tricks attempted, with over half of them being successful in landing them clean. Read more »

July 17, 2016

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RSL's Kyle Beckerman named to ninth MLS All-Star team

It's the ninth selection for the RSL defensive midfielder. He was one of two commissioner picks. Read more »

July 17, 2016

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Utah's Tony Finau finshes in tie for 18th place at even-par 284 at Royal Troon

Although he had his worst round of the week with a 74, Tony Finau still had a positive experience at the Open Championship in Scotland, finishing in a tie for 18th place in only his fourth major... Read more »

July 17, 2016

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Amy Donaldson: Why you should care if your favorite team bans a columnist

Why you should care if your favorite team bans a columnist you hate, and why it's more important than sports. Read more »

July 17, 2016

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BYU players sold on leadership style, approach of Sitake and his staff

It didn’t take BYU running back Jamaal Williams long to embrace the leadership style of new head coach Kalani Sitake. Read more »

July 17, 2016

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Stenson wins duel with Mickelson to claim British Open

Henrik Stenson is the champion golfer of the year, thanks to a final round for the ages. Read more »

July 17, 2016

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MLB says managers need to cool it on arguing

Major League Baseball is telling managers to cool it on arguing balls and strikes, and warning them not to rely on replay help to bolster their beefs. Read more »

July 17, 2016

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Sudden wind gust interrupts Olympic training session in Park City

A powerful gust of wind sent large trash cans, at least one metal chair and trash flying across the Park City High School track Saturday during a training session for U.S. Olympic bobsled and... Read more »

July 17, 2016

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Fishburn realizes dream of winning Utah Men's State Amateur golf tournament

Patrick Fishburn, a 23-year-old golfer for BYU, captured the Utah Men's State Amateur golf tournament Saturday with a 4 and 2 victory over Draper's Aaron Smith. Read more »

July 17, 2016

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Henrik Stenson wins British Open for 1st major

The Latest on the final round of the British Open (all times local): Read more »

July 17, 2016

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College football countdown No. 46: Marv Bateman

A look at the two time All American and record setting punter from the University of Utah. Read more »

July 17, 2016

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Real Salt Lake settles for another draw at home

Real Salt Lake earned its elusive clean sheet, but it couldn't find the back of the net at the other end, settling for a 0-0 draw against New England. Read more »

July 17, 2016

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Real Salt Lake player report card: RSL can't finish chances, fights for draw against New England Revolution

RSL continues to struggle offensively while the defense finally earns its first shutout in 15 games with a 0-0 draw at home against the New England Revolution. Read more »

July 16, 2016

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Mickelson fights to stay in contention at Royal Troon

Phil Mickelson finally gave up the lead at the British Open. He knows he could have lost much more than that. Read more »

July 16, 2016

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Q&A: Coach Quin Snyder gives his thoughts on Jazz, moves, expectations

Heading into his third season as the Jazz's coach, Snyder is hopeful his team will "evolve in a really, really positive way." Read more »

July 16, 2016

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Amy Donaldson: Life is an act of faith: Why imperfect is sometimes perfect

A column celebrating the life of my stepdaughter, Jill, on what would be her 34th birthday, and how our last day together taught me that perfect days come in many forms. Read more »

July 16, 2016

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Detmer eager to unleash pro style offense again at BYU

Offensive coordinator Ty Detmer is confident that the two quarterbacks vying for the starting job, Taysom Hill and Tanner Mangum, can flourish in BYU's upcoming pro style attack. Read more »

July 16, 2016

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Resort withdraws controversial 'Park City' trademark application

Vail Resorts announced Saturday that it is dropping its controversial application to trademark the name "Park City." Read more »

July 16, 2016

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Utah's Tony Finau in position for a high finish at Open Championship

Utah's Tony Finau stands in a tie for sixth place after Saturday's third round at the Open Championship at Royal Troon GC in Scotland. Read more »

July 16, 2016

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Dennis Lindsey's no fool and the Utah Jazz aren't standing still

In a surprising summer of free agency, the Jazz took major steps to be a player in the tough Western Conference. Few offseasons have been so fruitful. Read more »

July 16, 2016

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Drifting Real Salt Lake needs 3 points against New England

Real Salt Lake hosts New England this Saturday needing the full three points to avoid possibly falling below the MLS playoff line for the first time this season. Read more »

July 16, 2016

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Olympian Jared Ward will run in Davis County 5K to raise money for athletes, humanitarian efforts

Olympic marathoner Jared Ward will participate in "I ran with an Olympian" 5K fun run on July 22 at 6:55 a.m. in Fruit Heights. He will stay after the run to sign autographs and talk with runners. Read more »

July 16, 2016

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College football countdown No. 47: Demario Brown

A look at the single-season and all-time leading rusher in Utah State history. Read more »

July 16, 2016

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Trey Lyles grows thanks to summer growth opportunity

The Jazz wrapped up summer-league action Friday with a 92-88 win over the Lakers, but the most important part of this two-week experience ended earlier this week. Read more »

July 15, 2016

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Bizarre day at State Amateur ends with one golfer going to the hospital

Aaron Smith, a 40-year-old golfer from Draper, had to be treated for heat exhaustion after 11 holes of his semifinal match with Kyler Dearden, and the two will finish Saturday morning for the right... Read more »

July 15, 2016

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Scary scene at State Amateur reminiscent of 1974 tourney at Alpine

The scary scene at the State Amateur Friday afternoon when Aaron Smith had to be taken by ambulance with heat exhaustion was similar to what happened in 1974 at Alpine when Ken Cromwell had heart... Read more »

July 15, 2016

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Randy Hollis: Buckle up! Jazz picked as NBA's 4th-best team by Bleacher Report

With the addition of 3 veteran free agents, and hopes of staying healthy, Bleacher Report columnist Grant Hughes has the Utah Jazz ranked as the NBA's 4th-best team entering the 2016-17 season, a... Read more »

July 15, 2016

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Rodney Hood embraces opportunity to put USA on his chest

The Jazz shooting guard will help train Team USA for the Olympics next week as part of the country's Select Team. Read more »

July 15, 2016

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Tony Finau stands in a tie for sixth place, heading into weekend at Royal Troon

Utah's Tony Finau shot an even-par 71 Friday and stands at 4-under-par 138 in a tie for sixth place heading into weekend play at the British Open golf tournament at Royal Troon in Scotland. Read more »

July 15, 2016

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Pac-12 notes: Utes need a new center as Lutui's college career comes to an end

Fifth-year senior is sidelined after suffering a knee injury in spring ball. He will stay with the Utes, though, as a student assistant. Read more »

July 15, 2016

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Jerry Earl Johnston: When ballplayers turn to the man upstairs

Earlier this year, at a Dodgers game, I saw all-star catcher Wilson Ramos step into the right field corner long before the game, go to a knee, bow his head and stay that way for a good two minutes.... Read more »

July 15, 2016

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Whittingham has outlasted them all in the Pac-12

Utah coach is entering his 12th season at the helm — twice the tenure of anyone else in the conference. Read more »

July 15, 2016

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Referees, 'Pokemon Go' and more takeaways the Pac-12 Media Days

Referees, "Pokemon Go" and the Heisman Trophy were some of the topics discussed on the second and final day of the Pac-12's media event in Burbank, California. Read more »

July 15, 2016

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Nitro World Games to debut in Salt Lake, tries to emerge as X Games competitor (+video)

The three-hour competition will take place on at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City and air in prime time on NBC. Read more »

July 15, 2016

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Von Miller accepts record-breaking deal with Broncos

Von Miller has agreed to a blockbuster $114.5 million contract with the Denver Broncos that includes $70 million in guarantees and makes him the highest-paid nonquarterback in NFL history. Read more »

July 15, 2016

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Lefty on top: Phil Mickelson maintains lead on rainy day at Troon

On a rainy day at Royal Troon, Phil Mickelson finally ran into a bit of trouble. Read more »

July 15, 2016

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Tom Brady to drop appeal, serve 4-game 'Deflategate' suspension

Tom Brady said on Friday he will not ask the U.S. Supreme Court to block his four-game "Deflategate" suspension, ending his fight in a scandal that tested the power of the NFL commissioner and... Read more »

July 15, 2016

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Cross country coach Patrick Shane, 'one of the great coaches in BYU history,' retires

Shane has coached at BYU since 1980 — his teams winning national titles in 1997, 1999, 2001 and 2002. Read more »

July 15, 2016

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BYU football notebook: Kalani Sitake looking to capitalize on high volume of returned missionaries

BYU coach Kalani Sitake is aiming to optimize the strengths of his program and his players. The Cougars have a roster full of returned missionaries and Sitake said that plays to BYU’s advantage. Read more »

July 15, 2016

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College football countdown, No. 48: Utes wide receiver Bryan Rowley

A look at one of the best receivers to ever lace up cleats at the University of Utah. Read more »

July 15, 2016

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Morning links: No Pac-12 talent gap at Utah; Is BYU's schedule too tough for 7 wins?

Utah's closes the talent gap; The Utes O-line gets some love; Can the Cougars keep winning with a tough schedule. Read more »

July 15, 2016

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It's 'Revenge of the Nerds' for State Amateur quarterfinals

The Utah Men's State Amateur at Alpine Country Club is down to eight quarterfinalists, including four college-age golfers and four older, family-man golfers. Read more »

July 14, 2016

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Hot racing action planned this weekend at Rocky Mountain Raceways

A strong schedule of action will be on the tracks at Rocky Mountain Raceways, including Summit ET drag racing Friday and Oval Racing Series competition Saturday. Read more »

July 14, 2016

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Former BYU star Jimmer Fredette keeps his NBA dream alive

Fredette, whose Nuggets beat the Jazz 80-60, is maintaining a positive attitude while he tries to prove himself worthy of an NBA roster spot once again. Read more »

July 14, 2016

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Pleasant Grove native C.J. Wilcox reportedly being traded to Orlando Magic from L.A. Clippers

Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel first reported Thursday that the L.A. Clippers will trade C.J. Wilcox and cash to the Orlando Magic for Devyn Marble and a 2020 second-round draft pick. Read more »

July 14, 2016

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Nitro World Games ushers in change (+video)

Travis Pastrana and Nitro Circus will usher in the next level of action sports competition as the inaugural Nitro World Games comes to Utah. Read more »

July 14, 2016

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Finau, Summerhays get off to good starts at British Open golf tournament

Utahns Tony Finau and Daniel Summerhays are playing in their first British Opens as Finau is tied for fourth at 4-under 67, while Summerhays is in a tie for 51st at even-par 72. Read more »

July 14, 2016

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Pac-12 notebook: Scott says Utes have been very competitive over their first 5 years

Commissioner announces a new agreement with Twitter and an increased presence on Facebook and YouTube. Read more »

July 14, 2016

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On cusp of history, Mickelson shoots 63 at British Open

Phil Mickelson pointed his putter toward the hole and was ready to step right into major championship history Thursday in the British Open. Read more »

July 14, 2016

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Brad Rock: Whittingham needs some air, and he knows it

A shortage of a reliable passing game has kept Utah out of Pac-12 championship games. Coach Kyle Whittingham thinks he has the components to change that. Read more »

July 14, 2016

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