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Richard Jefferson says he's retiring as a champion

Richard Jefferson is an NBA champion, and that's how he says his career will end. Read more »

June 20, 2016

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Quick hit: Watch LeBron James' block heard round the world

As good as LeBron James has been, his block with less than two minutes left in Game 7 instantly became the biggest play of his career. Read more »

June 20, 2016

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Morning links: Warriors feel Andrew Bogut's absence; Lions wish KVN happy birthday, 3 months late

Sources discuss the impact of Andrew Bogut's injury; the Detroit Lions get Kyle Van Noy's birthday wrong; Brennon Lund goes from Bingham High School to BYU to the Orem Owlz Read more »

June 20, 2016

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NBC to unveil new theme song for 'Sunday Night Football'

Carrie Underwood won't be "waiting all day for Sunday night" this fall when NBC premieres a new theme song for its prime-time "Sunday Night Football" program. Read more »

June 20, 2016

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Daniel Summerhays finishes in tie for 8th at U.S. Open

Utah's Daniel Summerhays finished his third U.S. Open in a tie for 8th place after shooting a final-round 74 at Oakmont Country Club. Read more »

June 19, 2016

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Salt Lake can't stop Vegas, drops 2nd straight

Gavin Cecchini had four RBIs and Travis d’Arnaud chipped in two RBIs of his own as the Las Vegas 51s used a six-run third inning to beat the Salt Lake Bees 8-1. Read more »

June 19, 2016

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LeBron James wins NBA Finals MVP for 3rd time

LeBron James is a champion again, and the NBA Finals MVP again. Read more »

June 19, 2016

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Warriors cap greatest Finals collapse with Game 7 loss

Stephen Curry tried to shake Kevin Love with a dribble and let loose with one of those long 3-pointers he seemed to make at every big moment this season. Read more »

June 19, 2016

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James and Cavaliers win thrilling NBA Finals Game 7, 93-89, as Cleveland rallies from 3-1 series deficit

LeBron James and his relentless, never-count-them-out Cavaliers pulled off an improbable NBA Finals comeback, and Cleveland is title town again at long last. Read more »

June 19, 2016

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Amy Donaldson: Olympian tells runners that his success comes from trusting his training, finding positives

BYU and Davis High alum Jared Ward shared thoughts on training, racing and Olympic dreams at a recent event at Wasatch Running Company in Sandy. Read more »

June 19, 2016

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Dustin Johnson wins US Open at Oakmont for first major title

All the chaos and confusion couldn't stop Dustin Johnson from proving he had the head to be a U.S. Open champion. Read more »

June 19, 2016

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Wasatch Back co-founder finally gets to run the race that launched the country's most successful overnight relay series

Tanner Bell, co-founder and president of the Ragnar Relay Series, finally got the chance to run the race that launched the country's largest, most successful race series this weekend during the... Read more »

June 19, 2016

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Utah Jazz hoping to improve on defense

Repeatedly during crunch time of games, Utah's defense really wasn't very good this past year, something the team is aiming to improve on. Read more »

June 19, 2016

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Despair and defiance as Russian athletes react to doping ban

Russia's national track and field championships were supposed to offer a chance to secure Olympic places, but with its athletes now banned from the Rio Games, excitement for competition has been... Read more »

June 19, 2016

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Randy Hollis: Can LeBron and the Cavs finally end the 'Cleveland Curse'?

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers have a chance to do something that's never been done in NBA history: rally from a 3-1 deficit in the Finals and win a championship. History and a very... Read more »

June 19, 2016

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Brad Rock: Jazz have no chance short term, but long term maybe, former team president says

Former Jazz president Dave Checketts was around when Jazz drafted Malone and Stockton. Something similar would have to happen again for team to be a title contender. Read more »

June 19, 2016

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High stakes for Warriors, Cavaliers in Game 7 of NBA Finals

Stephen Curry knows that the record-setting 73 wins, awards and memorable moments that highlighted Golden State's special season will only be footnotes if the Warriors can't quickly find their... Read more »

June 19, 2016

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Dad delights in coaching daughters, finds that teaching tops winning

“We’ve definitely gotten closer,” softball player says about her coach who is her dad. “We spend a lot more time together. He’s learned a lot about me, and I’ve... Read more »

June 19, 2016

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20 years ago: Raptors entertain in opener

Original link The Ogden Raptors were escorted into the ballpark on Harley Davidson motorcycles. Fans played baseball bingo. The game was delayed for nearly an hour because of a power outage. Five home runs were belted out of... Read more »

June 19, 2016

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It's decision-making time for Jazz as pre-draft workouts wrap up

Since the beginning of May, the Jazz have worked out about 100 NBA hopefuls in their practice facility. Read more »

June 19, 2016

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Summerhays drops back, is 6 shots back in a tie for 8th at U.S. Open

Utah native Daniel Summerhays dropped back to a tie for eighth place at 1-over par and stands six shots behind leader Shane Lowry going into Sunday's play a the U.S. Open. Read more »

June 19, 2016

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RSL vs. Portland Timbers player grades: Real Salt Lake opens homestand with back-and-forth draw

Real Salt Lake earned a 2-2 draw with the Portland Timbers after going down 2-1 at Rio Tinto Stadium Saturday night. Read more »

June 18, 2016

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Vargas scores 4 goals, defending champ Chile routs Mexico

Eduardo Vargas scored four goals, Edson Puch added two, and defending champion Chile thoroughly dismantled Mexico from every angle in a 7-0 Copa America quarterfinal trouncing Saturday night. Read more »

June 18, 2016

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Real Salt Lake rallies, denies Portland 4th straight win at Rio Tinto

Yura Movsisyan converted a penalty kick in the 70th minute as Real Salt Lake rallied to tie Portland 2-2 at Rio Tinto Stadium on Saturday. Read more »

June 18, 2016

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Bicycling journey from California to Maryland cut short in Colorado

Michael Conti's bicycling dreams were cut short when his support vehicle was rear-ended by a semi. The Utah man's journey of 3,000 miles in less than 10 days was ended in South Central Colorado. Read more »

June 18, 2016

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The 51s quiet the fireworks, trounce the Bees

Eric Campbell went 2 for 5 with a home run and a triple, along with four RBIs, starting pitcher Gabriel Ynoa pitched seven scoreless innings, and the 51s easily defeated the Bees 8-0. Read more »

June 18, 2016

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High stakes for Warriors, Cavaliers in Game 7 of NBA Finals

Stephen Curry knows that the record-setting 73 wins, awards and memorable moments that highlighted Golden State's special season will only be footnotes if the Warriors can't quickly find their... Read more »

June 18, 2016

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Messi starts, Argentina beats Venezuela 4-1 in Copa America to set up semifinal matchup with United States

Lionel Messi scored and added two assists in his first Copa America start this year to lead Argentina over Venezuela 4-1 on Saturday night and into a semifinal against the host United States. Read more »

June 18, 2016

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Shane Lowry on top at US Open

Shane Lowry kept his cool after a careless penalty and walked off Oakmont after a marathon Saturday with a two-shot lead in the U.S. Open. Read more »

June 18, 2016

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All-Poly Camp concludes with a focus on the camp participants

The All-Poly Camp has long attracted top collegiate coaches, but it's largely the quality of the participants that bring those same coaches in from around the country. Read more »

June 18, 2016

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No 2016 Olympics for rehabbing Jazz guard Dante Exum

Dante Exum continues to progress at a steady, encouraging rate since suffering an ACL tear in his left knee last summer with Team Australia. Read more »

June 18, 2016

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Dick Harmon: Ty Detmer adjusting to unique spring, summer before big-time football work begins

BYU may have hired the former Heisman Trophy winner to be the football offensive coordinator and quarterback coach, but the majority of his time has been spent recruiting, meeting with fans,... Read more »

June 18, 2016

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McIlroy, Mickelson and Fowler miss cut at US Open

Rory McIlroy arrived at the U.S. Open searching for his game. Read more »

June 18, 2016

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At E3, game makers introduce more diverse heroes

After introducing the world to several new female heroes at last year's Electronic Entertainment Expo, story-driven game makers at this week's gathering of the interactive industry are... Read more »

June 18, 2016

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All Poly Camp keeps on going strong

Michigan's Jim Harbaugh was among a variety of coaches, including all Beehive State college programs, at the respected event. Read more »

June 18, 2016

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Pioneer League baseball: Raptors, Owlz begin another promising Pioneer League season

Perhaps somewhat lost in all the sports news about the NBA Finals, Real Salt Lake, Major League Baseball and the Salt Lake Bees is the fact that the Ogden Raptors and Orem Owlz each begin their... Read more »

June 18, 2016

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Utah's Daniel Summerhays jumps into contention at U.S. Open with a sparkling 65

After shooting a first-round 74, Utah's Daniel Summerhays jumped into contention at the U.S. Open Friday with a 5-under-par 65 and stands three shots off the pace set by Dustin Johnson. Read more »

June 18, 2016

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Utah football receives commitment from Highland High defensive lineman Hunter Lotulelei

Lotulelei commits to the Utes as part of the 2018 class. Four players have committed to Utah since Thursday evening. Read more »

June 17, 2016

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Buss blasts Bees to 7-2 victory

Nick Buss, in his first game back from injury, goes 2 for 3 with two RBIs as the Salt Lake Bees win the first game of a four-game series with Las Vegas 7-2. Read more »

June 17, 2016

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Colombia beats Peru 4-2 on PKs to reach Copa America semis

David Ospina made an outstanding flying kick save in a shootout, Christian Cueva sent Peru's final attempt over the crossbar and Colombia reached the Copa America semifinals for the first time... Read more »

June 17, 2016

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He's back: Dustin Johnson tied for lead at US Open

Dustin Johnson unleashed another powerful tee shot that got lost in the darkening sky over Oakmont. Positioned some 200 yards away on a forward tee, his caddie tried to track the flight of the ball... Read more »

June 17, 2016

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Lisa Rasch will run the Ragnar Relay leg her late husband started a year ago, while spreading love in his memory

The Ragnar Relay's Wasatch Back begins Friday in Logan and ends Saturday in Soldier Hollow. Lisa Rasch will be running the leg of the race her late husband, Ty, didn't get to finish last year with... Read more »

June 17, 2016

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Dick Harmon: Tributes roll in for longtime women's golf pioneer Joyce Billings

Joyce Billings' legacy in Utah golf history is well established. So are her friendships. Billings is fighting cancer, a battle she has waged since 2013. We wish her the best. Read more »

June 17, 2016

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RMR Oval Racing Series heats up like the summertime weather

After taking a week off, Rocky Mountain Raceways Super Oval will return to action Saturday with RMR Oval Racing Series competition. Five race classes will be on the track, including Modifieds and Sprints. Read more »

June 17, 2016

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Real Salt Lake kicks off lengthy home stretch against Timbers

Real Salt Lake currently sits in third place in the Western Conference, but it's in great position to make a push up the standings with six of its next eight games at home. Read more »

June 17, 2016

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Jazz tryouts leave good impression, former roommate praises Hood

On Friday morning, the latest group to work out left a good impression on Jazz management, which has evaluated about 100 NBA hopefuls in the past month and a half. Read more »

June 17, 2016

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Morning links: Whittingham among best at developing NFL talent; Kanter moment remembered

Whittingham gets high marks for talent development; Steph Curry's mouthpiece toss brings brings back memory of Enes Kanter; A meeting Down Under between Salt Lake City basketball players Read more »

June 17, 2016

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5 toughest schedules in BYU football history

BYU's 2016 football schedule may end up being one of the toughest ever. What were the hardest football schedules in BYU history? Read more »

June 17, 2016

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Utah football receives commitment from juco RB Armand Shyne

Shyne comes from the same junior college as former Ute Devontae Booker Read more »

June 17, 2016

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