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Large-scale Rocky Mountain Showcase youth basketball tournament canceled due to COVID-19

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 8th - 11:16pm

The Rocky Mountain Showcase, hosted by Jam On It events, was canceled by the health department after a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus was discovered, the health department said in a statement.

MLS returns to action after poignant moment of silence

Mark Long, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 8th - 7:54pm

Nearly 200 players took the field for an 8-minute, 46-second moment of silence to protest racial injustice before Major League Soccer’s return to action.

Balcer's stoppage-time goal helps OL Reign snap Utah Royals FC's unbeaten start to Challenge Cup

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 8th - 12:38pm

Bethany Balcer scored the lone goal of the match in the first minute of stoppage time, helping OL Reign hand Utah Royals FC its first loss of the NWSL Challenge Cup 1-0 Wednesday at Zions Bank Stadium.

New-look Utah Royals off to offensive start in NWSL Challenge Cup

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 7th - 9:10pm

A lot has been made of the restructuring under new Utah head coach Craig Harrington, but one of the first changes he made was clear. These aren’t yesterday’s Royals.

Animated, expressive and confident? Meet the new Tony Bradley

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jul 6th - 8:13pm

One thing is clear: Tony Bradley is filled with new confidence off the court — just like how he found a new confidence on it this season.

MLB releases pandemic-shortened schedule amid testing delays

Bernie Wilson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 6th - 7:19pm

last year’s pennant winners — had canceled workouts because of COVID-19 testing delays that one executive worried could endanger the season. The St. Louis Cardinals also scrubbed their practice for the same reason.

Amid spike of COVID-19 cases, college football nearing decision day on fall season

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 6th - 4:42pm

One way or another, colleges will have to make a decision about the start of the season, which opens for most teams on Labor Day weekend.

Jazz won't just shut up and dribble when the NBA restarts in Orlando

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jul 6th - 3:32pm

Social messages will be heavily prevalent in the Orlando bubble when the NBA restarts on July 30.

Utah State suspends football player for 'inappropriate racial comments'

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 5th - 10:24pm

Utah State’s football program has suspended a player during an investigation into “inappropriate racial comments” he allegedly made, the program announced Sunday evening. The university did not identify the player in question.

Quin Snyder and Jazz are prepping for a lot of unknowns

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jul 5th - 4:30pm

There are a lot of questions for Quin Snyder and the Jazz. And right now, there’s not a whole lot of answers. At least not specific ones.

Indians manager Francona favors nickname change for club

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 5th - 11:48am

Cleveland manager Terry Francona won't sidestep the hot-button topic any longer. He believes the Indians need to change their contentious nickname.

Hot dog champs repeat as July 4 gluttony fest moves indoors

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 4th - 1:58pm

The coronavirus outbreak moved the Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest from the Coney Island boardwalk to an undisclosed indoor location but the results were familiar: Joey Chestnut and Miki Sudo repeated as men's and women's champions of the annual gluttony fest on Saturday.

Amy Rodriguez's first-half strike leads Utah Royals to first win of 2020, 1-0 over Sky Blue

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 4th - 1:36pm

Rodriguez combined with Vero Boquete for the only goal of the match, and Abby Smith earned a clean sheet without making a save to help Utah Royals FC to their first win of the 2020 season, 1-0 over New Jersey-based Sky Blue FC.

Cleveland Indians look into changing name amid pressure

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 3rd - 6:49pm

They've been known as the Cleveland Indians since 1915. Those days could be over.

'I'm really happy in Utah': Rudy Gobert doesn't want to take things for granted with the Jazz or in life

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jul 3rd - 5:10pm

With each sniff, Rudy Gobert gets a stark reminder of how trying the last few months have been.

AL MVP Trout still doesn't feel comfortable about this year

Joe Reedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 3rd - 11:33am

Mike Trout rounded third base wearing a white N-95 mask Friday morning as he participated in the Los Angeles Angels first workout of summer camp.

MLB cancels All-Star Game for first time since 1945

Beth Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 3rd - 9:58am

Dodger Stadium’s 40-year wait to host the All-Star Game is going to last even longer.

Redskins to have 'thorough review' of name amid race debate

Stephen Whyno, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 3rd - 9:45am

The Washington Redskins began a “thorough review” of their name Friday, a significant step toward moving on from what experts and advocates call a “dictionary-defined racial slur.”

Though tension was real, Donovan Mitchell says he and Rudy Gobert are 'good'

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jul 2nd - 4:17pm

It wasn’t a very peaceful quarantine for Mitchell, but on Thursday, in his first media availability since the season was suspended, the star guard said things between him and Gobert were fine.

U. condemns 'repugnant' remarks made to former Utah player following Scalley investigation

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jul 2nd - 2:57pm

A day after the University of Utah reinstated defensive coordinator Morgan Scalley to his position following an investigation into a racial slur he used in 2013, former Utah cornerback Ryan Lacy says he’s received death threats for his part in the investigation.