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IOC remains committed to already postponed Tokyo Olympics

IOC remains committed to already postponed Tokyo Olympics

Lisa Riley Roche, Deseret News  |  Posted Jan 27th - 2:39pm

Sen. Mitt Romney urges Tokyo to hold Summer Games; supporters of bringing the Olympics back to Utah continue to ready plans for future Salt Lake City bid.
Jazz star Donovan Mitchell to miss Wednesday's game after being placed in concussion protocol

Jazz star Donovan Mitchell to miss Wednesday's game after being placed in concussion protocol

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 27th - 11:41am

Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell will sit out Wednesday's game against the Dallas Mavericks after he was placed in the NBA's concussion protocol, the team announced.
IOC says it is fully committed to staging Tokyo Games

IOC says it is fully committed to staging Tokyo Games

Karolos Grohmann, Reuters  |  Updated Jan 27th - 11:32am

IOC President Thomas Bach said on Wednesday the International Olympic Committee was fully committed to the successful organisation of the Tokyo Summer Olympics this year, despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
Is Zach Wilson a top-five NFL draft pick? These experts — including ESPN's Mel Kiper Jr. — think so

Is Zach Wilson a top-five NFL draft pick? These experts — including ESPN's Mel Kiper Jr. — think so

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 27th - 10:15am

The tenured projectionist has BYU quarterback Zach Wilson going No. 4 overall to the Atlanta Falcons. No, that's not a typo.
'Tonight, ugly was really pretty': Dominant 2nd half gives Jazz their 9th straight win

'Tonight, ugly was really pretty': Dominant 2nd half gives Jazz their 9th straight win

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Updated Jan 26th - 11:52pm

What happens when things don't go so easily? That's what the Jazz found out on Tuesday. Turns out, they can win the hard ones, too.
Donovan Mitchell says he's 'honored' the Utah House of Representatives would pass a resolution for him

Donovan Mitchell says he's 'honored' the Utah House of Representatives would pass a resolution for him

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 26th - 10:52pm

Donovan Mitchell didn't really know what to think when he heard the news. The Utah House of Representatives had passed a resolution in honor of him? Why? And what exactly did that mean?
Why Alex Barcello's chipped tooth versus Pepperdine is a symbol of the BYU basketball season

Why Alex Barcello's chipped tooth versus Pepperdine is a symbol of the BYU basketball season

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 26th - 7:56pm

BYU will play at Pepperdine on Wednesday afternoon in the return game in Firestone Fieldhouse (1 p.m. MT, BYUtv).
Baseball Hall gets no new members; Schilling 16 votes shy

Baseball Hall gets no new members; Schilling 16 votes shy

Jake Seiner, Associated Press  |  Updated Jan 26th - 7:45pm

The baseball Hall of Fame won't have any new players in the class of 2021 after voters decided no one had the merits — on the field or off — for enshrinement in Cooperstown.
BYU women's basketball ends 'anxious' 12-day layoff with rout of Pacific

BYU women's basketball ends 'anxious' 12-day layoff with rout of Pacific

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Jan 26th - 5:20pm

Shaylee Gonzales had 23 points, seven rebounds, six assists and six steals Tuesday afternoon to lead the Cougars to an 80-61 win over Pacific in their first game since Jan. 14.
NBA: Los Angeles mourns on first anniversary of Kobe Bryant's death

NBA: Los Angeles mourns on first anniversary of Kobe Bryant's death

Rory Carroll, Reuters  |  Updated Jan 26th - 5:04pm

Fans of the late Kobe Bryant, who died a year ago to the day alongside his daughter and seven others when their helicopter crashed into a hillside near Los Angeles, honored the basketball legend on Tuesday in a city where the memory of his death is still fresh.
Patrick Kinahan: Jazz don't care about Shaq's opinion of Mitchell

Patrick Kinahan: Jazz don't care about Shaq's opinion of Mitchell

Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jan 26th - 10:32am

In his poorly timed attempt to evaluate Donovan Mitchell's star status in the NBA, Shaquille O'Neal actually did the Jazz a solid.
Aggies' near-miraculous comeback comes up short in loss to UNLV

Aggies' near-miraculous comeback comes up short in loss to UNLV

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 25th - 10:18pm

That clanking sound you heard might have been Utah State's at-large NCAA tournament hopes crashing to the ground. Or maybe it was just from one of the many bricks thrown up by the Aggies in the second half on Monday.
Is Utah a contender? Why the Jazz are suddenly the darlings of the NBA

Is Utah a contender? Why the Jazz are suddenly the darlings of the NBA

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 25th - 9:01pm

The Utah Jazz are suddenly the league's darlings. An NBA-best eight-game winning streak — with seven of those wins coming by double-digits — will do that.
MLS announces preseason, season start dates

MLS announces preseason, season start dates

Reuters  |  Posted Jan 25th - 7:23pm

Major League Soccer announced Monday that the season will start on Saturday, April 3, with training permitted to begin on Feb. 22.
Southern Hills to replace Trump National for '22 PGA

Southern Hills to replace Trump National for '22 PGA

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Updated Jan 25th - 3:18pm

The PGA Championship is headed back to Southern Hills next year, the Oklahoma course that gets its eighth major championship earlier than expected after the PGA of America cut ties with former President Donald Trump.
Budweiser joins Coke, Pepsi brands in sitting out Super Bowl

Budweiser joins Coke, Pepsi brands in sitting out Super Bowl

Mae Anderson and Dee-ann Durbin, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 25th - 11:45am

For the first time since 1983, when Anheuser-Busch used all of its ad time to introduce a beer called Bud Light, the beer giant isn't advertising its iconic Budweiser brand during the Super Bowl. Instead, it's donating the money it would have spent on the ad to coronavirus vaccination awareness efforts.
Reigning champion Chiefs dump Bills 38-24 in AFC title game

Reigning champion Chiefs dump Bills 38-24 in AFC title game

Dave Skretta, Associated Press  |  Updated Jan 25th - 12:25am

It took the Kansas City Chiefs five frustrating decades to make their third Super Bowl appearance.
Road warriors: Bucs win 31-26 at Green Bay, reach Super Bowl

Road warriors: Bucs win 31-26 at Green Bay, reach Super Bowl

Steve Megargee, Associated Press  |  Updated Jan 25th - 12:24am

Tom Brady has a new team, in a new town. The destination is the same: another Super Bowl.
Locals in the NFL: Chiefs, 'Big Red' Andy Reid carry each other to second straight Super Bowl

Locals in the NFL: Chiefs, 'Big Red' Andy Reid carry each other to second straight Super Bowl

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 24th - 9:58pm

After five decades between Super Bowl appearances, the Kansas City Chiefs are bringing head coach and former BYU offensive lineman and head coach Andy Reid back to the game's biggest stage.