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Third period rally gives Komets 3-0 series lead over Grizzlies  |  Posted  May 4th - 10:37pm

Fort Wayne used a three-goal spurt in the third period to push the Utah Grizzlies to the brink of playoff elimination with a 3-1 win Wednesday at the Maverik Center.

BYU WR coach Cahoon to have number retired by CFL club

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 4th - 9:22pm

The Montreal Alouettes announced Wednesday that the club will retire former BYU receiver Ben Cahoon’s No. 86 during a ceremony July 29 against the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

Jordan Loveridge works out for Utah Jazz in 1st post-collegiate workout

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  May 4th - 5:12pm

West Jordan native and former University of Utah forward Jordan Loveridge got an opportunity to workout for his hometown NBA team Wednesday.

Confident but not cocky: Trust has led BYU volleyball to NCAA tournament's top seed

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 4th - 4:58pm

The top-ranked BYU men's volleyball team (26-3) is confident with the top seed in the NCAA Tournament and playing on the road, where they are a striking 13-1 on the season.

Draft workouts begin in earnest for Jazz

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 4th - 4:39pm

The Jazz held their second draft workout Wednesday, the first available to the media. Here's what we learned about the Jazz's draft process.

Wright brothers reunite in NBA playoffs; PGA golfer quits golf after wife's cancer diagnosis

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 4th - 11:15am

Delon Wright, from the University of Utah, thought he might not have a chance to face his brother in the NBA. Now, they're matching up in the playoffs.

Warriors rally in fourth for 2-0 series lead on Portland

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 4th - 12:10am

The defending champions mounted a remarkable comeback without MVP Stephen Curry.

Rousseff lights Olympic flame as protesters hit the streets

Eraldo Peres, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 1:00pm

Brazil's embattled President Dilma Rousseff ignited the Olympic flame on Tuesday, as a nationwide torch relay got underway with protests highlighting the country's deep political and economic crisis.

Rimando's incredible face-save makes national headlines; chaos in San Antonio

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 3rd - 11:05am

RSL keeper Nick Rimando's save this weekend evoked memories of viral video star Scott Sterling. In San Antonio, chaos reigned on the last play with 8 uncalled violations.

3 lessons for the Jazz from the NBA playoffs

Ben Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted  May 3rd - 10:17am

Three trends have emerged in the NBA playoffs that could benefit the Jazz for future playoff runs.

Red Sox 3B Pablo Sandoval to have surgery on left shoulder

Jimmy Golen, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 9:40am

Boston Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval, a $95 million free agent who lost his starting job before going on the disabled list, will have exploratory surgery on his left shoulder to determine the source of the injury.

Thunder hold on beat Spurs 98-97, even series at 1-1

Raul Dominguez, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 12:10am

The Oklahoma City Thunder nearly gave the game away in a wild final sequence that referees acknowledge should have been blown dead before it started.

Study: Football concussions and resuming play vary by age

Lindsey Tanner, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 7:51pm

Younger football players are more likely to return to the field less than a day after suffering concussions than those in high school and college, according to a new study.

BYU earns 4 AVCA All-American nods, including first-teamers Sander, Patch

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 2nd - 6:28pm

BYU's Ben Patch and Brenden Sander were each named to the AVCA All-American first team Monday, while teammate Jake Langlois was a second-team team honoree and setter Leo Durkin an honorable mention.

Leicester City clinches first Premier League title after Chelsea-Tottenham draw

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 3:23pm

Leicester City clinches first Premier League title after Chelsea-Tottenham draw.

Gun Runner, Mor Spirit and Creator get in final Derby work

Gary B. Graves, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 12:29pm

A day after storms drenched Churchill Downs, Kentucky Derby horses Mor Spirit, Gun Runner and stablemate Creator enjoyed sunny skies and solid footing in their final workouts for racing's marquee event.

Lions pick up 5th-year option for 2017 on Ziggy Ansah

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 11:46am

The Detroit Lions have exercised the fifth-year option for 2017 on defensive end Ziggy Ansah.

Vikings draft a Unicorn; 100-year-old woman sets record at Penn Relays

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 2nd - 11:01am

In case you hid from all sports media coverage this weekend, the 2016 NFL Draft went off in Chicago with all seven rounds of NFL prospects going to various teams. Here are a few favorite moments from the weekend.

'That's what makes us stronger:' Olympian rebounds from near-fatal accident

Rod Zundel  |  Posted  May 1st - 10:43pm

Doug Padilla competed in the 1984 and 1988 Summer Olympics in the 5,000 meter run, and he’s considered one of the greatest athletes from BYU. A brutal accident cut his career short but won't stop the 12-time U.S. champion from winning in life.