Remembering Utah's 1st pro championship: the Utah Stars
It’s been 45 years since the Utah Stars of the American Basketball Association brought the first-ever professional sports championship to the Wasatch Front.
Carter Williams | Posted May 23rd - 10:34pm
The Salt Lake Bees’ starting rotation got a significant boost Monday with the addition of two-time Cy Young winner Tim Lincecum, but it’s uncertain if he will pitch in Salt Lake.
Barry Wilner, Associated Press | Posted May 23rd - 5:50pm
Tom Brady's lawyers asked a federal appeals court for a new hearing before an expanded panel of judges, telling them on Monday that it is not just a silly dispute over underinflated footballs — it's the basic right to a fair process that is shared by all union workers.
Michael Biesecker, Associated Press | Posted May 23rd - 4:06pm
Donald Trump wants to build another huge wall, this time to keep out the rising seas threatening to swamp his luxury golf resort in Ireland.
Sean Walker | Posted May 23rd - 11:05am
Sports aren't always about winning, losing or hoisting a championship trophy. Sometimes the greatest moments in sports are shown by the last-place finisher.
Jeremiah Jensen and Rod Zundel | Posted May 22nd - 10:58pm
Thurl Bailey was part of one of the greatest upsets in NCAA Tournament history when he helped North Carolina State win the 1983 national championship. But the Wolfpack never got to the White House as has become customary for all national champions.
Rod Zundel | Posted May 22nd - 10:00pm
A relative novice on the greens, BYU coach Ed Eyestone caught up with KSL Golf at Sleepy Ridge Golf Course in Orem, where he is more comfortable running the fairways than swinging for the greens.
Cliff Brunt, Associated Press | Posted May 22nd - 8:51pm
Kevin Durant scored 33 points, Russell Westbrook had 30 points, 12 assists and eight rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rolled past the Golden State Warriors 133-105 on Sunday night to take a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals.
Sean Walker | Posted May 22nd - 8:02pm
Anissa Urtez went 1-for-3 with two RBI, and the Utes scored three runs in the top of the fifth inning, to lift the University of Utah softball team to the NCAA Super Regionals with a 5-3 win over host Kentucky in the Lexington Regional.
Sean Walker and Ben Schroeder | Posted May 22nd - 6:20pm
17-year-old Diego Alvarez capped off a five-bouts-in-five-days marathon with a 4-1 decision over Nevada’s Fernando Martinez to win the Golden Gloves national championship Saturday, becoming the first Utahn to hoist a title belt since 1991.
Sean Walker | Posted May 22nd - 6:12pm
BYU (37-15, 18-9 WCC) won its first conference title since 2001, and a share of its first-ever WCC championship with a sweep of Santa Clara and Gonzaga's loss to San Diego late Saturday night.
Sean Walker | Posted May 21st - 10:18pm
Kaden Garden assisted on the game-winning goal to Tennison Schmidt, then added one of his own just under a minute later to help top-ranked Brighton rally past Juan Diego 8-6 in the Utah High School Lacrosse League Class A boys state championship.
Sean Walker | Posted May 21st - 10:00pm
Herriman and Lone Peak’s 400-meter relay squads finished with identical times of 41.94 seconds in a pair of preliminary heats before Saturday’s finals at the Class 5A state boys track meet at BYU. A win, then, would come down to the little things.
KSL.com | Posted May 21st - 9:43pm
Lyndsey Valverde drove in the game-winning run from second base in the eighth inning and Bear River finished off a dramatic 2-1 win over Juab to win the Bears’ eighth Class 3A state softball title Saturday at the Spanish Fork Complex.
The Associated Press | Posted May 21st - 9:00pm
Juan Manuel Martinez opened the scoring in the 32nd minute and Real Salt Lake took advantage of Sporting Kansas City's defensive miscues for a 3-1 victory Saturday night.
Sean Walker | Posted May 21st - 5:54pm
Marina Mayo scored seven goals, opening and closing the scoring for both teams, to lead the Miners to their third-straight Utah High School Lacrosse League Division I championship with a 16-7 victory over American Fork at Brighton High on Saturday.
Richard Rosenblatt, Associated Press | Posted May 21st - 5:40pm
Ten years after Kentucky Derby winner Barbaro tragically broke down at the start of the Preakness, the owners of the popular colt watched another horse they bred die during a race on a rainy Saturday at Pimlico Race Course.
CNN.com | Posted May 21st - 2:59pm
Two race horses died Saturday at Pimlico Race Course at the site of the Preakness Stakes to be held later Saturday. One of the horses had just won the first race of the day.
- BYU baseball wins 1st league title since 2001 with 3-way championship
- White leads No. 26 BYU's top 11 first round at NCAA women's golf championships
- BYU softball season ends with loss to Nebraska in 3rd game of NCAA Regional
- Six-run second helps No. 15 Missouri shut out BYU softball in NCAA Regional opener