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Patrick Kinahan: Utah's Scalley deserves a shot at redemption

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted Jul 2nd - 10:13am

In probably the worst possible time, given the current situation in this country, the University of Utah athletic and football leadership handled the delicate situation involving Morgan Scalley about as well as it could under such trying circumstances.

COVID-19 impacts 2 Utah high school football teams

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 1st - 7:11pm

The coronavirus has made its way to two high school sports teams in Salt Lake County.

Weighing family and basketball: Jazz's Conley, Ingles faced hard decision on whether to play in Orlando

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jul 1st - 6:12pm

With two young kids at home and a third due at the end of August, Mike Conley had to decide if he was even going to play — and he wasn’t the only Jazz player to face that decision.

Utah retains Morgan Scalley as defensive coordinator following investigation into racist text

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jul 1st - 12:13pm

Following an investigation, the University of Utah has finished its review of defensive coordinator Morgan Scalley's use of a racial slur in 2013.

Patrick Kinahan: NBA to go all in on social issues in Orlando

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted Jul 1st - 10:14am

During a Zoom conference call with Utah media members, Quin Snyder discussed the current events and uttered a quote that attracted widespread attention for its depth and simplicity.

Is it time for American sports to stop playing the national anthem?

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 30th - 6:14pm

Is it time to reverse the trend — to pull the plug on the pre-game anthem singers and the pledge to the flag that hovers over the "land of the free and the home of the brave"?

Bees, Raptors, Owlz 2020 games canceled as MiLB packs up for the season

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jun 30th - 3:54pm

Professional baseball games may be back in the U.S. by Pioneer Day but pro baseball in Utah will have to spend the year in the dugout.

King of Queens: Rookie Tziarra King’s dramatic equalizer levels 3-3 draw in Utah Royals’ 2020 Challenge Cup debut

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 30th - 1:33pm

Veronica Boquete had a goal and an assist, and the rookie Tziarra King scored a dramatic equalizer with 2 minutes left in regulation of her professional debut to help Utah secure a 3-3 draw Tuesday.

Herriman football staff member tests positive for COVID-19; team quarantined

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 29th - 8:28pm

A member of the Herriman High School football staff has tested positive for COVID-19, the Jordan School District announced Monday.

Healthy again, Brittany Ratcliffe hopes to be goal scorer Utah Royals FC needs in NWSL Challenge Cup

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 29th - 7:02pm

Brittany Ratcliffe, who suffered a torn ACL during the Royals’ 2019 preseason, will debut alongside the rest of the 2020 Utah Royals FC against the Houston Dash in the NWSL Challenge Cup.

Daniel Summerhays' storybook ending to 13-year career nearly comes true as runner-up at Utah Championship

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 28th - 8:20pm

Summerhays shot a blistering 9-under-par 62 to finish tied for second in what will likely be his last Utah Championship on the Korn Ferry Tour Sunday afternoon at Oakridge Country Club.

AP source: Patriots sign QB Cam Newton to replace Tom Brady

Jimmy Golen, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 28th - 7:14pm

The New England Patriots have reached an agreement with free-agent quarterback Cam Newton, bringing in the 2015 NFL Most Valuable Player to help the team move on from three-time MVP Tom Brady, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press.

Ogden's Patrick Fishburn briefly ties for first, 5 shots off lead after moving day at Utah Championship

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 27th - 6:33pm

Fishburn carded a 6-under-par 65 to sit tied for 18th and five strokes off the lead with a moving-day blitz. The former BYU golfer played bogey-free golf with seven birdies through the par-4, 391-yard 17th hole to briefly tie for the lead.

After kneeling to support racial equality, North Carolina tops Portland 2-1 in NWSL Challenge Cup opener

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 27th - 11:26am

Nearly every player from the Courage and Thorns kneeled in solidarity with the movement as a saxophone played the U.S. national anthem prior to Saturday’s 10:30 a.m. MT kickoff.

Patrick Fishburn among trio of former BYU golfers in surviving cut at Utah Championship

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 26th - 8:34pm

Fishburn used five front-nine birdies to propel himself to his second-straight 3-under-par 68 Friday and survive the cut tied for 41st at the Utah Championship on the Korn Ferry tour.

Live soccer is returning to Utah, but who is really favored to win the NWSL Challenge Cup?

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 26th - 8:32pm

After a three-month layoff due to the coronavirus pandemic, live soccer returns to Utah’s mountains Saturday with the NWSL Challenge Cup.

Reopening Day: Utah Jazz will play in 1st game of NBA restart in Orlando

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jun 26th - 7:24pm

The Jazz will reopen the NBA season on July 30 against the New Orleans Pelicans.

Wasatch Academy forward, ex-Utah signee Caleb Lohner signs with BYU

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 26th - 6:28pm

Lohner, the No. 2-rated recruit in Utah and No. 34 power forward in the country by 247 Sports, has signed with BYU basketball, Cougars head coach Mark Pope announced.

NBA, players sign off on final terms for restarted season

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 26th - 11:09am

finalizing the deal that will bring the NBA game back and see teams start arriving at the Disney campus near Orlando, Florida in less than two weeks.