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Teamwork key as visually impaired vie in goalball tournament

Jared Page, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 11:04am

About 45 youths competed Friday at the 2018 Utah Goalball State Championship Tournament at the Copperview Recreation Center.

'Perfect' MyKayla Skinner leads Utah to NCAA Super Six

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 10:27pm

Thanks to sophomore phenom MyKayla Skinner, Utah qualified for it’s the 21st Super Six appearance.

Strong start, bittersweet ending as Utah Warriors roll by Toronto in stadium opener

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 10:21pm

Josh Whippy scored three tries, and brother Jared Whippy added two more to help the Utah Warriors christen the brand-new Zions Bank Stadium with a 80-12 rout Friday night over the visiting Alberta Wolfpack in a shortened exhibition game.

Jazz have big things planned for home playoff debut Saturday

Andy Larsen,  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 4:38pm

With free T-shirts, a varied fan fest, giveaway custom shoes, and more, the Jazz are going all out to provide a big experience for the Jazz's home playoff debut this season on Saturday. That, plus more notes from the Jazz's practice Friday.

No. 2 Utah lacrosse tops No. 5 BYU for first time to cap unbeaten regular season

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 10:33pm

In its final season of club lacrosse in the Men's Collegiate Lacrosse Association, the second-ranked Utes did something special.

Real Salt Lake striving to find consistency ahead of Rocky Mountain Cup opener

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 10:30am

Real Salt Lake (2-3-1) has had its players' backs against the wall several times in just over two months of the 2018 Major League Soccer season. They’ve responded each time, which can be both good and bad.

The Triple Team: Donovan Mitchell leads Jazz late comeback to tie up series

Andy Larsen,  |  Posted   Apr 18th - 10:48pm

Three thoughts on the Jazz's remarkable response to OKC's run led by Donovan Mitchell, Jazz big men (led by Derrick Favors) beasting on the boards, and Ricky Rubio's turnaround Game 2.

Mitchell-led comeback lifts Jazz to 102-95 road win

Andy Larsen,  |  Posted   Apr 18th - 8:50pm

Jazz rookie Donovan Mitchell, finding his team down 10 points after a Thunder run, took over the contest to pull the Jazz to victory.

Jazz making adjustments on both ends; Donovan Mitchell will play and start

Andy Larsen,  |  Posted   Apr 18th - 5:15pm

With long practices on Monday and Tuesday, the Jazz concluded their preparation efforts with shootaround on Wednesday before their Game 2 matchup with the Oklahoma City Thunder.

BYU star Elijah Bryant announces plans to graduate, turn pro

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Apr 18th - 1:34pm

For the second-straight year, BYU's best statistical player is turning pro with eligibility remaining.

Jazz City Edition jerseys and shirts return for playoffs

Lexi Lewis,  |  Posted   Apr 18th - 1:11pm

The Utah Jazz city edition court and jerseys will return for the first home playoff game Saturday night against the Oklahoma City Thunder. For fans attending the game they will take home their own city edition “Take Note” playoff t-shirt.

How local universities have performed in the NFL draft

Dillon Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 18th - 12:57pm

With the draft a little less than a month away, analyzes each local university's' 10-year draft history.

Patrick Kinahan: Is BYU bold enough to start a freshman QB?

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 18th - 11:21am

BYU has a competition going on at quarterback among four players. Three of the players have started at least one game for the Cougars, while the other is a freshman three months removed from high school.

DE Ezekiel Ansah signs franchise tag with Detroit Lions

Larry Lage, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 17th - 6:25pm

Ezekiel Ansah signed his franchise tag Tuesday, signaling his return to the Detroit Lions .

Donovan Mitchell, Paul George both listed as questionable for Game 2

Andy Larsen,  |  Posted   Apr 17th - 4:17pm

Jazz rookie guard Donovan Mitchell and Oklahoma City Thunder star Paul George are both listed as questionable for Wednesday's Game 2. That, plus more notes and quotes from Tuesday's Jazz practice.

Have You Seen This? Pro hockey player makes 3 attempts to give puck to little girl

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 17th - 1:15pm

This is what makes sports great. It's not the amazing plays, the massive salaries or even the championships. It's moments like these.

Ben Anderson: Win or lose, Donovan Mitchell belongs in the playoffs

Ben Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 17th - 10:35am

Whether the Jazz emerge victorious from the first round of the playoffs, one thing is clear, no stage is too big for Donovan Mitchell.

Donovan Mitchell diagnosed with foot contusion, and more from Jazz practice Monday

Andy Larsen,  |  Posted   Apr 16th - 3:08pm

Donovan Mitchell was diagnosed with a foot contusion on Monday, and while his status for Game 2 is officially to be determined, it looks like he's likely to play. That, plus notes, quotes, and analysis from Jazz practice.

Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox crowdsources Jazz-themed UDOT signs in honor of playoffs

Carter Williams,  |  Posted   Apr 16th - 11:16am

You may have noticed Utah Jazz-themed signs on the freeway Monday morning, and you can thank Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox for that.