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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 »

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Big 12 watch: BYU's success in football and basketball tough to beat

A look at the most up-to-date news,speculation and opinions about big 12 expansion. Read more »

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Dick Harmon: SI writer gets firsthand experience with giant BYU football recruit on LDS mission

Mo Langi hasn't played a game of American football, yet the BYU recruit has already become a focus of Sports Illustrated because of his giant size and potential. A chat with the writer reveals the... Read more »

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IOC sets up 3-person panel to rule on Russian entries

The IOC has set up a special three-person panel to make a final ruling on which individual Russian athletes are allowed to compete in the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Read more »

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Bill would prevent LGBT discrimination at religious schools

The conflict between religious freedom and gay rights has a new battleground — California's religious colleges and universities. Read more »

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Myriad issues plague Rio officials on eve of the 2016 Summer Games, but they won't deter most athletes

Issues from polluted water to gang violence and economic crisis have plagued the Rio Summer Olympics. Still, local athletes say they have confidence in U.S. officials to keep them safe and ensure... Read more »

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Play suspended for the day at PGA Championship

The third round of the PGA Championship at Baltusrol Golf Club has been called for the day after nearly four hours of play being suspended by dangerous weather that included a lot of heavy rain. Read more »

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Brazil cuts ribbon on new subway line crucial for Olympics

Brazil's highest officials celebrated the completion of a much-delayed $3 billion subway expansion that will play a crucial part in the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony... Read more »

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What's troubling athletes arriving in Rio? No 'Pokemon Go'

So the plumbing and electricity in the athletes' village took several days to fix. Who cares? Read more »

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Utah golfers improve on PGA second day, but only Daniel Summerhays makes the cut

Only Daniel Summerhays made the cut among the five Utah golfers at the PGA Championship at Baltusrol Golf Course in New Jersey as he shot a 67 and stands in a tie for 13th place at 137. Read more »

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Wade excited to join hometown Bulls

When Dwyane Wade was a free agent in 2010, he got a Chicago Bulls jersey when he met with his hometown team. He took it home, put it on and took a picture. Then he deleted it. Read more »

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High school football: 1A South 2016 preview

Here's an in-depth look at the 1A South region heading into the 2016 season. Read more »

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Streb shoots 63 and joins Walker in lead at PGA

Robert Streb became the latest player to shoot 63 in a major, and hardly anyone noticed in a PGA Championship with endless action across Baltusrol on Friday. Read more »

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BYU football: New BYU coach Steve Clark starting from scratch in developing effective tight ends

The tight end position is back, but developing an effective tight end will be a challenge, considering the existing pool within the program currently. Read more »

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USU track: 14 Utah State student-athletes garner Division I USTFCCCA all-academic honors

A total of 14 members of the Utah State track and field programs were honored by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association for their performance both athletically and academically during the 2015-16 season. Read more »

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BYU and Utah State basketball announce future games through the 2021 season

BYU athletic director Tom Holmoe also announced future dates with both Utah and Weber State on Friday. Read more »

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High school football: San Juan Broncos 2016 preview

Here's an in-depth look at the San Juan Broncos football team heading into the 2016 season. Read more »

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High school football: Cyprus Pirates 2016 preview

Here's an in-depth look at the Cyprus Pirates football team heading into the 2016 season. Read more »

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High school football: Pine View Panthers 2016 preview

Here's an in-depth look at the Pine View Panthers football team heading into the 2016 season. Read more »

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High school football: Wayne Badgers 2016 preview

Here's an in-depth look at the Wayne Badgers football team heading into the 2016 season. Read more »

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College football countdown No. 34: Utah defensive back/returner Erroll Tucker

A look at the remarkable career of Utah defensive back and return man Erroll Tucker. Read more »

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High school football: Layton Lancers 2016 preview

Here's an in-depth look at the Layton Lancers football team heading into the 2016 season. Read more »

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Morning links: Joe Ingles has a busy week; Taysom Hill a snub on the 'freaks' list

Joe Ingles' crazy week. Taysom Hill a snub on the "freaks" list. Mathews tries to out jump competition to make Chiefs. Read more »

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Beckerman relishes starting in All-Star game despite loss

Kyle Beckerman started in Major League Soccer's All-Star game for the first time since 2013, the last time he played, in its 2-1 loss to Arsenal FC of England's Premier League on Thursday night. Read more »

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Akpom scores deciding goal as Arsenal tops MLS All-Stars 2-1

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Chuba Akpom scored the deciding goal in the 87th minute from about 4 yards out on a cross from the left side by Nacho Monreal, and Arsenal topped the MLS All-Stars 2-1 in... Read more »

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Among 5 Utahns, only Daniel Summerhays has good day at PGA

Except for Fruit Heights' Daniel Summerhays, it was a tough day for Utah golfers in the first round of the PGA Championship at Baltusrol Golf Course in New Jersey. Read more »

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Former Jazz P.R. chief Kreifeldt passes away

Bill Kreifeldt, one of the early Jazz front office people, worked in Detroit and Los Angeles, too. Read more »

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Steve Schneiter wins third straight Utah Senior Open title

Sandy pro Steve Schneiter won his third straight Utah Senior Open title Thursday at Wendover's Toana Vista Golf Course with a two-shot victory over River Oaks teaching pro Dave DeSantis. Read more »

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Jimmy Walker opens with 65 at stifling PGA; Johnson stumbles

A stale year for Jimmy Walker came to life Thursday in the PGA Championship when he saw putts drop and wound up leading a major for the first time in his career. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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Prep football: 4 Beehive State juniors named to ESPN 300 recruiting list

Quartet appears on first list highlighting the top 300 players in the country for the 2018 class, Read more »

July 28, 2016

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Big 12 watch: Is BYU the long-term solution? Netflix, cable TV may factor in decision

A look at the national and regional stories regarding Big 12 expansion to pinpoint where BYU stands. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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Wakeboarding competition returns to Pineview Reservoir this weekend

The Wake Up Wakeboarding Competition returns to Pineview this Friday and Saturday. The event includes a pre wake up demo and a competition Saturday. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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The Clean Cut: New BYU football video shows more than 50 highlights throughout the decades

The Miracle Bowl catch by Clay Brown, the Beck-to-Harline prayer in 2006 and the game-winning catch by Kelly Smith in 1984 to beat Michigan to win a national title; all are moments BYU fans have... Read more »

July 28, 2016

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Cavaliers re-sign veteran forward Richard Jefferson

Richard Jefferson's planned retirement didn't last long. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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Former Utah punter Tom Hackett waived by New York Jets

The two-time Ray Guy Award winner was waived just before training camp for the New York Jets, to make room for quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick on the 90-man camp roster. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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High school football previews schedule for all 103 teams, 16 regions

Here's a rundown the Deseret News high school football preview schedule which begins this week for the state's 103 teams and 16 regions. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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The Kafentzis void: Can Jordan High keep up the air assault?

Jordan High School scored more points than any other team in Utah 5A football on the arm of Drew Lisk. Lisk has since graduated and Head Coach Eric Kjar is now tasked with grooming a replacement... Read more »

July 28, 2016

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Because of Alex Smith’s play, Chiefs in Super Bowl conversation

The statistical numbers are trending toward a very special season for quarterback Alex Smith and the Kansas City Chiefs. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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BYU volleyball: 3 former Cougars to represent BYU at the 2016 Olympics

BYU men’s volleyball will be represented in the 2016 Olympic Games by three former Cougars. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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Rocky Mountain Raceways features Oval Racing Series action Saturday

On the heels of the 20th anniversary "Horsepower Heaven" event, Rocky Mountain Raceways shifts gears to another weekend of motorsports competition on its three racing venues. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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Dixie State to host second-annual Athletic Excellence Weekend on Sept. 7-10

The Dixie State Athletic Excellence Weekend was created last year in an effort to begin a new annual tradition to raise funds for student-athletes at Dixie State University. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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Olympic organizers suspect 'isolated' sabotage at village

Sabotage by unhappy workers may have caused water and gas leaks, blocked toilets and electrical faults that slowed teams from moving into the athletes' village, Rio Olympic organizers said Thursday. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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College Football Playoff moves most future semis off Dec. 31

lege Football Playoff is moving the dates of future semifinals to ensure the games will be played either on a Saturday or a holiday. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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College football countdown No. 35: BYU linebacker Rod Wood

A look back at one of the best playmakers the BYU Cougars have had on the defensive side of the ball in Rod Wood. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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High school football: Mountain Crest Mustangs 2016 preview

Here's an in-depth look at the Mountain Crest Mustangs football team heading into the 2016 season. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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High school football: Stansbury Stallions 2016 preview

Here's an in-depth look at the Stansbury Stallions football team heading into the 2016 season. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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High school football: Woods Cross Wildcats 2016 preview

Here's an in-depth look at the Woods Cross Wildcats football team heading into the 2016 season. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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High school football: North Summit Braves 2016 preview

Here's an in-depth look at the North Summit Braves football team heading into the 2016 season. Read more »

July 28, 2016

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Morning links: BYU's Emery called one of the best in the country; Devontae Booker wants to play

BYU guard Nick Emery ranks as one of the best college basketball players in the country. Devontae Booker wants to get on the field right away. Jason Kreis shares he thoughts about being dismissed... Read more »

July 28, 2016

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Dixie State football: Trailblazers set for RMAC Football Kickoff

Dixie State football coach Shay McClure, junior safety Colton Olson and senior center Jonathan Hamilton will represent the Trailblazers at the annual RMAC Football Kickoff on Monday, Aug. 1, at 9 a.m., in Colorado Springs. Read more »

July 27, 2016

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