News  /  Sports  / 

Most Recent

Woodland denies history with US Open title at Pebble Beach

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 8:55pm

In front of Gary Woodland was a 263-yard shot to the scariest green on any par 5 at Pebble Beach, especially with a U.S. Open on the line. Behind him by one shot on the leaderboard was Brooks Koepka, the most dangerous figure in major championship golf these days.

Total team defense has Utah Royals FC climbing NWSL table during crucial stretch

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 16th - 8:15pm

Go a little deeper into that shutout, and you’ll see more than a standout goalkeeper leading the defense for Utah Royals FC.

Fatherhood and baseball: Bees players and coaches balance being dads with a life in baseball

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jun 16th - 2:45pm

When you’re trying to forge a spot in the majors, missing time is often dreaded. But for Michael Hermosillo, it was a blessing. It gave him extra time to spend with his newborn daughter, and that experience has gone on to shape who he is now.

A look at five players from the Jazz's Saturday predraft workouts

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jun 16th - 9:48am

Utah's predraft workouts on Saturday included a local prospect, some hopeful first-rounders, a player looking to be the first from his country selected in the draft and even a younger brother of a potential free agent target

A-Rod and a cloud of defense: Utah Royals move 1 point off lead with 1-0 win over winless Sky Blue

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 15th - 11:11pm

Rodriguez’s 16th-minute goal and the defensive shutout that accompanied it led Utah to their fifth win of the season, 1-0 over league-worst Sky Blue Face in front of an announced crowd of 5,777 fans Saturday night at Rio Tinto Stadium.

OJ Simpson on Twitter: 'I got a little gettin' even to do'

Linda Deutsch, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 15th - 8:20pm

O.J. Simpson launched a Twitter account with a video post in which the former football star said he's got a "little gettin' even to do."

World Cup Royal Roundup: Press, Sauerbrunn start, but Lloyd dominates in US 3-0 win over Chile

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 15th - 3:28pm

In four matches through the first round of group play at the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France, Utah Royals FC players were on the winning side of the result only half the time.

From Louisville to Utah: Gaby Vincent turns tryout into critical spot in Royals FC's defense

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 14th - 6:47pm

The 5-foot-6 center back has played in three-straight games of her rookie season with the Royals, who return from the Women’s World Cup break at 8 p.m. MDT Saturday against New Jersey’s Sky Blue FC.

Lehi's Tony Finau on track to miss cut at US Open

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 14th - 5:44pm

The Salt Lake City-born pro golfer who lives in Lehi carded a 1-over-par 72 to finish with a two-day total of 4-over 146, missing the projected cutline at a major for the first time since the PGA Championship in 2016.

Panel: 90% of US sport bets could be online in 5 to 10 years

Wayne Parry, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 14th - 4:09pm

Some gambling and technology executives say 90% of sports betting in the United States will be done over mobile phones or the internet in the next five to 10 years.

Transfer notebook: UNLV's Trey Woodbury commits to Utah Valley amid BYU interest

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 14th - 3:58pm

Woodbury, a three-star shooting guard who prepped at Las Vegas’ Clark High School, averaged 1.4 points and 6.3 minutes per game as a freshman at UNLV.

How the Utah Jazz helped create a basketball-crazed state

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jun 14th - 12:14pm

With a rabid fan base, community courts and massive youth organization, the Jazz's impact can be felt from the rec leagues to the pros and, really, everywhere in between.

Raptors capture first NBA title, beat Warriors in Game 6

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 13th - 9:53pm

The Raptors defeated the Warriors in Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Thursday to win their first NBA title.

Sean Walker: Unsportsmanlike conduct? Let US women celebrate World Cup blowout

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 13th - 10:13am

Not since the ‘92 Dream Team crushed little-known Angola 116-48 has an American sporting team faced as much scrutiny over a final scoreline.

Abejas de Salt Lake and the Copa de la Diversión

Casey Overfield,  |  Posted Jun 13th - 10:04am

The Salt Lake Bees become the Abejas de Salt Lake during five regular season games this year as a part of the Minor League's second annual Copa de la Diversión.

Arch Madness: Blues win 1st Stanley Cup, beating Bruins 4-1

Jimmy Golen, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 12th - 9:03pm

Blues goalie Jordan Binnington was waiting patiently, as NHL rookies learn to do, while the Stanley Cup was passed from teammate to teammate across the recently conquered ice of the new Boston Garden.

Tony Finau 'enjoying the journey' to become one of world's best

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jun 12th - 8:21pm

Tony Finau will be looking for his first major victory at the U.S. Open this weekend.

Former RSL coach Jason Kreis returns to Utah, eager to rebuild the United States' U-23 squad

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 12th - 6:07pm

When Jason Kreis stepped on to the field at the RSL Academy complex in Herriman — an $80 million facility that he helped build, in some ways — the United States’ U-23 national team coach felt a bit at home.

US catches heat for World Cup goal celebrations

Anne M. Peterson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 12th - 12:36pm

The goals were one thing, the celebrations another.

Why team USA's World Cup win was so significant

Casey Overfield,  |  Posted Jun 12th - 11:43am

Why the USA's game one of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup against Thailand was so important in tournament history.