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Tour de France leader Chris Froome forced to run in wild 12th stage (+video)

Chris Froome risked losing the yellow jersey after his bike was broken in a bizarre crash at the wild conclusion to the 12th stage of the Tour de France on Thursday. Read more »

July 14, 2016

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USU football: Devante Mays named to Doak Walker Award Watch List

Utah State senior running back Devante Mays has been named to the 2016 Doak Walker Award Watch List, it was announced Thursday by the PwC SMU Athletic Forum and the National College Football Awards... Read more »

July 14, 2016

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Live coverage: Pac-12 Football Media Days

Pac-12 media poll: Utah Utes ranked No. 3 in the South Division Kyle Whittingham joins two Utah Utes seniors, offensive lineman J.J. Dielman and defensive back Justin Thomas and the rest... Read more »

July 14, 2016

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Pac-12 media poll: Utes picked to finish third in the South Division

As usual, Utah is not putting a lot of stock in the annual preseason predictions. Stanford is tabbed as the team to beat and UCLA is favored in the division. Read more »

July 14, 2016

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Morning links: Jazz 'should win 50'; SI wonders if Jimmer Fredette has done enough

Can Jimmer Fredette make it back to the NBA? The Utah Jazz are one of a handful of teams who won in free agency. Read more »

July 14, 2016

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RSL loses 2-0 as Whitecaps dash hopes for a win

Real Salt Lake's rough midseason patch continued Wednesday night with a 2-0 road defeat to the Vancouver Whitecaps. Read more »

July 13, 2016

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Patrick Fishburn avoids first-round upset in State Amateur opening round

There were a few upsets in the first-round matches at the Utah State Amateur golf tournament, but Patrick Fishburn rallied on the back nine to avoid losing to unheralded Colton Tanner Wednesday... Read more »

July 13, 2016

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LeBron James leads call to end gun violence at ESPY Awards

LeBron James won five trophies, including best male athlete and best NBA player, at the ESPY Awards on Wednesday night when frivolity gave way to a James-led call to end gun violence and racial... Read more »

July 13, 2016

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No Trey Lyles, no problem for Summer Jazz thanks to Tibor Pleiss, Joel Bolomboy

Utah advances in the NBA Summer League playoffs with an 86-71 win over Portland despite Trey Lyles' absence. Read more »

July 13, 2016

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Hollywood hype: Utes, Pac-12 ready to kick it off

Annual Pac-12 Media Days includes Whittingham and seniors J.J. Dielman and Justin Thomas. Read more »

July 13, 2016

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Tony Finau, Daniel Summerhays making Open debuts at Royal Troon this week

Utah natives Tony Finau and Daniel Summerhays are playing in their first Open Championships this week at Royal Troon in Scotland beginning Thursday. Read more »

July 13, 2016

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U-nited again: Former Utes Delon Wright, Jakob Poeltl having fun as Toronto teammates

Jakob Poeltl calls it a "bonus" to have old college teammate Delon Wright on his first NBA team. Read more »

July 13, 2016

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Dick Harmon: State Amateur roars on without Utah's top player, Rhett Rasmussen

BYU-bound Rhett Rasmussen had to make a choice whether to play in the Utah State Amateur at Alpine or accept an invitation to a national amateur event at the Olympic Club in San Francisco. He chose... Read more »

July 13, 2016

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Utah lacrosse hires North Carolina’s Holman as coach

The University of Utah men’s lacrosse team announced Wednesday that longtime North Carolina assistant Brian Holman has been hired as the Utes’ head coach, effective immediately. Read more »

July 13, 2016

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Enough Olympic talk: It's time for the British Open

Jordan Spieth, going for the third leg of the career Grand Slam, spent more time talking about a golf course he will never see. Read more »

July 13, 2016

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CFP willing to consider moving semifinals off New Year's Eve

The College Football Playoff will consider moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve if it can help increase viewership. Read more »

July 13, 2016

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Tom Brady's 'Deflategate' appeal rejected by federal court

A federal appeals court has rejected Tom Brady's attempt to get a new hearing on his "Deflategate" suspension. Read more »

July 13, 2016

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College football countdown, No. 50: Utah's Tom Hackett was a game-changing punter for the Utes

Ranking the best Division I players ever who played their college football in Utah. Read more »

July 13, 2016

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Sagan wins Tour de France stage ahead of Froome in breakaway

Peter Sagan won the windy 11th stage of the Tour de France on Wednesday after getting in a late four-man breakaway that also included overall leader Chris Froome. Read more »

July 13, 2016

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Real Salt Lake loans forward Devon Sandoval to NASL's Rayo OKC for rest of season

Devon Sandoval has started twice for RSL this season in 10 appearances in MLS play and is now headed to the North American Soccer League for the remainder of 2016. Read more »

July 13, 2016

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Quick Hit: Canadian national anthem changed at 2016 MLB All-Star Game

Words of Canadian national anthem changed at Major League Baseball All-Star Game Tuesday night. Read more »

July 13, 2016

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Morning Links: Are you ready for BYU football?; Hayward shares news about a new addition to the roster

Are you ready for BYU football? Gordon Hayward announces new addition. Utah Lacrosse information all in one place. Read more »

July 13, 2016

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Carson Lundell takes medalist honors at Utah State Amateur by 5 strokes

Carson Lundell, who leaves for an LDS mission in a week, won State Amateur medalist honors with a 131 total over the past two days. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Jazz fall despite odd, sudden-death OT-forcing play by Butterfield, Lyles

The Jazz fall to 1-2 in Las Vegas and will play the Blazers again when the summer league playoffs begin Wednesday. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Hosmer, Perez lift AL to 4-2 All-Star win, World Series home field advantage

Eric Hosmer and Salvador Perez made sure the Kansas City Royals will start at home, sweet, home if they get a chance to defend their World Series title. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Randy Hollis: Security, safety concerns at Rio Olympics have me worried

With all the problems plaguing Summer Olympics host Brazil — contaminated water, political turmoil, police on strike, raging crime, the host country's financial crisis and, most of all, the... Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Lloyd, Solo, Heath make third Olympic roster

Carli Lloyd, who has scored in the gold-medal winning final for the United States in the last two Olympics, has been named to the national team roster for the Rio Games. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Longtime Jazz assistant Phil Johnson receives prestigious coaching award

Jerry Sloan's right-hand man is recognized by the National Basketball Coaches Association for his lifetime impact on the game of basketball. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Real Salt Lake travels north, taking brief break from home stretch

Real Salt Lake has struggled to pick up wins at home lately, something that will be even more difficult this Wednesday when the club travels to Vancouver on Wednesday. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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NBA summer league: Former Utes Poeltl, Wright help lift Raptors past ex-Cougar Collinsworth, Mavericks

Two former University of Utah stars helped Toronto best Dallas and former BYU guard Kyle Collinsworth in Las Vegas Summer League play Monday night. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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USU football: Jared Russell named director of player personnel

Utah State football head coach Matt Wells announced Tuesday the hiring of Jared Russell as the Aggies’ director of player personnel. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Manfred says he's not worried PEDs behind home run increase

With home runs up to a level not seen since the height of the Steroids Era, baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred says he is not worried performance-enhancing drugs are a reason for the increase. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Four Real Salt Lake players named to 2016 MLS Homegrown Game

RSL's Danilo Acosta, Jordan Allen, Justen Glad, Phanuel Kavita dot the 20-player roster that will take on Mexico's Under-20 National Team in San Jose on July 27 as part of the MLS All-Star... Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Will LeBron pass The Mailman on NBA's all-time scoring list?

Karl Malone is No. 2 on the NBA's all-time scoring list, but will LeBron James pass him? Read more »

July 12, 2016

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The worst deals of 2016 NBA free agency

As happens every year, a number of teams overpaid players who may not carry adequate value now or into the future. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Matthews wins Tour de France Stage 10 after long breakaway

Michael Matthews profited from the work of his teammates to win the 10th stage of the Tour de France in a sprint finish after a long breakaway on Tuesday. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Abuse victim: Callous Paterno ignored '76 Sandusky complaint

A man who says former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky sexually abused him as a boy in 1976 testified in court documents unsealed Tuesday that head coach Joe Paterno was told... Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Quick Hit: Jimmer Fredette hits crazy shot in summer league

JImmer Fredette makes crazy shot in summer league. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Morning links: Are the Jazz the next Oklahoma City Thunder?; Delon Wright remembers Duncan

The Utah Jazz are compared to the Oklahoma City Thunder. Delon Wright shares his memory of facing Tim Duncan. Also, Rudy Gobert breaks news on Twitter. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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18-year-old Carson Lundell takes first-round lead at State Amateur with sparkling 65

Carson Lundell didn't play in last year's Men's State Amateur because he forgot to sign up, but he's off to a great start this year with a 7-under-par 65, the best score of the 288 golfers. Read more »

July 11, 2016

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Damian Lillard has wise words of advice for Weber State pal Joel Bolomboy

Lillard on Bolomboy's path to becoming an NBA player: "It’s going to come down to being the best version of himself all of the time." Read more »

July 11, 2016

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Giancarlo Stanton beats Frazier in All-Star Home Run Derby

Giancarlo Stanton of the Miami Marlins has won the All-Star Home Run Derby with an impressive display of power that bested defending champion Todd Frazier of the Chicago White Sox. Read more »

July 11, 2016

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Chris Sale, Johnny Cueto to start All-Star Game in San Diego

Chris Sale can admit it now: He was a little too in love with the strikeout. Read more »

July 11, 2016

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RSL forward Emery Welshman undergoes successful surgery to repair hip injury

Emery Welshman will have two surgeries to repair his hip. He had the first on Saturday, which removed a right hip osteochondroma, and will undergo a second surgery in approximately six weeks. Read more »

July 11, 2016

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Some at Futures Game turned down football, basketball to pursue a pro career on the diamond

Dylan Cozens said his choice was simple. He could have played defensive end at the University of Arizona or signed with the Philadelphia Phillies. Read more »

July 11, 2016

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UVU volleyball: Utah Valley earns NCAA Public Recognition Award

The Utah Valley University women's volleyball team was honored for its academic success by the NCAA for the second-straight season on Monday as it was named a recipient of the NCAA's Public... Read more »

July 11, 2016

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Photo gallery: BYU football finishes summer fireside trip in Orlando

Head coach Kalani Sitake divulged to a large Orlando congregation how much he wanted the BYU head coaching job as the team concluded its fireside schedule. Read more »

July 11, 2016

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Chris Sale says Tony Gwynn's death caused him to quit chewing tobacco

The Chicago White Sox pitcher, who leads the major leagues with 14 wins, was picked to start Tuesday night's game at Petco Park. Read more »

July 11, 2016

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Jazz center Rudy Gobert to join French brothers in Rio Olympics

Rudy Gobert will join new Jazz teammate Boris Diaw on the team affectionately called "Les Bleus" (The Blues) in his country. Read more »

July 11, 2016

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High school football: Bingham, East, Dixie among preseason No. 1s

Bingham, East, Dixie, Juan Diego, Beaver and Diamond Ranch began the year as the preseason No. 1s in the coaches' Deseret News rankings. Read more »

July 11, 2016

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