MLB: All Star Game-Home Run Derby
There is nothing like winning the Home Run Derby. Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper put on a show in front of his team's fans to win the 2018 Home Run Derby in epic fashion. The 25 year-old right-fielder clinched the win over Kyle Schwarber of the Chicago Cubs in walk-off...
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The drought is over. After winning the World Cup on its home soil in 1998, France erased 20 years of misery as Les Bleus won its second World Cup title after defeating Croatia in a thrilling 4-2 victory. France entered the tournament as a favorite, powered by its young stars such...
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It was announced Friday that goalie Marc-Andre Fleury and the Vegas Golden Knights have agreed to a three-year, $21 million contract extension that will keep Fleury in Vegas through the 2021-22 NHL season. Last season Fleury recorded a 29-13-4 record with a career best 2.24 goals-against average and a .927...
Just days after Portugal’s Round of 16 World Cup exit, rumors have surfaced that Cristiano Ronaldo could be leaving Real Madrid after four Champions League titles for Italian club Juventus. Jorge Mendes, Ronaldo’s agent said, “If he leaves it will be a new challenge for him. Should Cristiano leave Real...
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There have been many successful athletes that have come through the Beehive State that have turned into decorated professionals. To conclude my four-part series, here is a combined list from other Utah schools, including Weber State, Utah Valley, Southern Utah, Dixie State, Westminster, as well as Snow College and Salt...
Utah State Football
There have been many successful athletes that have come through the Beehive State that have turned into decorated professionals. In my four-part series, I’ll dive into the top 20 athletes from each school: University of Utah, BYU, Utah State, and a combined list from other Utah schools. In this series,...
Germany falls 2-0 to South Korea, defending champions out of the World Cup.
The streak continues. After winning the World Cup in 2014, Germany become the fourth European World Cup winner in a row to fail to get out of the group stage after falling 2-0 to South Korea on Wednesday. https://twitter.com/FIFAWorldCup/status/1012004173410390016 The loss put the defending champions at the bottom of Group F. Days after...
BYU Top 20 Pro Athletes
There have been many successful athletes that have come through the Beehive State that have turned into decorated professionals. In my four-part series, I’ll dive into the top 20 athletes from each school: University of Utah, BYU, Utah State, and a combined list from other Utah schools. In this series,...
Soccer: USMNT
The U.S. men's soccer team announced on Monday an upcoming group of friendlies in the upcoming Fall “Kickoff Series” with four Top-20 international opponents slated to challenge the young, up-and-coming USMNT. The series begins on Friday, Sept. 7 when the U.S. faces five-time World Cup winner Brazil and Neymar in East...
Top 20 Utah Players In Program History
There have been many successful athletes that have come through the Beehive State that have turned into decorated professionals. In my four-part series, I’ll dive into the top 20 athletes from each school: University of Utah, BYU, Utah State, and a combined list from other Utah schools. In this series,...
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It was announced Monday night that a pair of trades had been made in the NWSL between the Houston Dash, Chicago Red Stars and Utah Royals FC that will see the return of Christen Press to the NWSL. The first trade involved Houston trading the rights to Press to Chicago...
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It's the world's biggest sporting event, with the world's best players. The 2018 World Cup in Russia will brings soccer fans some of the biggest names in the game with 736 total players from 32 countries representing their nation. From Brazil to Australia and Iceland to Egypt, every team has at...
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The World Cup is the world's biggest sporting event! After waiting four years for this moment, the time has finally come. The world's biggest stars will face off against one another in an action-packed tournament featuring eight new superstadiums in Russia. With so many stars and new countries in the tournament, here are...
2018 World Cup
The 2018 FIFA World Cup begins tomorrow, when 32 countries begin their quest to win the biggest sporting event in the world. Can Cristiano Ronaldo lead Portugal to world glory after winning Euros 2016? Can Lionel Messi finally win a final of a major tournament? Can Spain recapture their 2010...
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After the U.S. Women’s National Team (USWNT) defeated China on Thursday, both teams took the field again Tuesday night for a friendly rematch. Although the second match was much like the first, there were some improvements over game one. The U.S. dominated possession from the start but were not able...
Washington Capitals win first Stanley Cup
For the first time in team history, the Washington Capitals have won the Stanley Cup. After a long season and playoffs, the Caps have finally shed their choking moniker, and Alex Ovechkin is finally a champion. With a 3-1 lead heading into Game 5 in Las Vegas, Washington looked to end...
Alex Morgan
After not playing since April, the U.S. Women’s National Team (USWNT) was back on the pitch Thursday night at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, winning a slow, flat game over China 1-0. Head coach Jill Ellis trotted out a somewhat experimental lineup, giving non-regulars McCall Zerboni, Tierna Davidson, and Savannah McCaskill...
RSL
It’s Thursday, just a day after Real Salt Lake’s 2-1 win over the Houston Dynamo at Rio Tinto Stadium. The Dynamo came into the match unbeaten in May, taking 10 of a possible 12 points. RSL, just two games removed from a 4-1 loss on the road and sitting...
Vegas-Golden-Knights-2018
After falling in Game 1, the Washington Capitals evened up the series with a big 3-2 win on the road. Now the series shifts to the Nation’s Capital with the momentum favoring the Caps. Vegas got on the board first like many previous playoff games when James Neal fired a...
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Head coach Jill Ellis named the 24-player roster yesterday for the upcoming USWNT June friendlies against China PR, which includes a stop in Sandy on June 7. Ellis called four goalkeepers, six defenders, seven midfielders, and seven forwards into camp for the games against China PR. After a stop in...
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After having to wait eight days, The Las Vegas Golden Knights did not disappoint the home crowd in Game 1, taking the game and the series lead to open the 2018 Stanley Cup Final. The Golden Knights struck first in the opening period at the 12:45 mark when Colin Miller...
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The Vegas Golden Knights have done what many considered impossible. As an expansion team, no one expected much from them. Instead, they’re proving their doubters wrong at every turn. After beating Winnipeg on Sunday afternoon, add Western Conference champions with a chance to play for the Stanley Cup to the...
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As if the Golden Knights haven’t rewritten the record books enough already, the win on Friday night moved them even closer to more history, a trip to the Stanley Cup Final. The 3-2 home win over the Winnipeg Jets in a packed and loud T-Mobile Arena gave them three straight...
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The Vegas Golden Knights are just two wins away from the Stanley Cup Final. After tying up the series in Winnipeg on Monday, Vegas fed off the lively T-Mobile Arena crowd to claim Game 3 and taking a 2-1 series lead. The start couldn’t have been better for the Golden Knights....
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After being shutout in Game 4 on the road, the Golden Knights responded with a big win in front of the rowdy Knights faithful Friday night, winning 5-3 and taking a 3-2 series lead. Vegas got off to a strong start when with just three seconds left in the first...
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After suffering the first playoff loss in team history on Saturday, the Golden Knights bounced back in Game 3, taking a 2-1 series lead thanks to an overtime winner from William Karlsson. Vegas found themselves in a 1-0 hole on the road, but the offense came alive in the second...
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The Vegas Golden Knights picked up right where they left off in round one, cruising to a 7-0 victory over the San Jose Sharks at T-Mobile Arena in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals. The goal scoring spree started early when Cody Eakin scored his second goal of the...
Las Vegas Golden Knights
As if the Vegas Golden Knights haven’t made enough history already, they continued their assault on the record books on Tuesday night, defeating the Los Angeles Kings 1-0 to complete a four-game sweep and move on to the semifinals of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. With the win, Vegas became the...
USA-Defeats-Mexico-Lloyd-100th-goal
For the second time in four days, the USWNT came away with a victory over CONCACAF rival Mexico, winning 6-2 in Houston. The game started off well for the U.S., when Megan Rapinoe found a streaking Mallory Pugh, who rounded the keeper and scored on an open net, giving the...
USA beats Mexico 4-1
In the first game of an April doubleheader with Mexico, the USWNT cruised to a 4-1 victory in Jacksonville. The U.S. came storming out of the gates, when in the sixth minute an Alex Morgan pass found Megan Rapinoe who slid the ball forward to Mallory Pugh for the goal,...
Blake Griffin
In news that shocked the NBA world, it was announced Monday that Clippers forward Blake Griffin had been traded to the Detroit Pistons. Griffin was shipped to Detroit along with Brice Johnson and Willie Reed, while the Clippers received Tobias Harris, Avery Bradley, Boban Marjanovic, and a first and second...
RSL's Nick Rimando
The other half of the legendary Real Salt Lake duo returns. Real Salt Lake announced Tuesday that the team had reached an agreement to bring back seven-time all-star goalkeeper Nick Rimando for a 12th season and more. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. The signing had been...
USWNT vs Denmark
The U.S. women’s national team opened up the 2018 season in style Sunday night as they took down Denmark — the 2017 EURO runners-up — with a 5-1 victory in front of 17,526 fans at SDCCU Stadium. After a solid first few minutes for both sides, Denmark were the ones to...
2018 NWSL Draft
A pair of BYU women soccer players were selected in the second and third rounds of the 2018 National Women's Soccer League Draft on Thursday. With the historic first draft pick in franchise history, the Utah Royals FC selected BYU defender Taylor Isom, a Sandy native who attended Alta High...
RSL
After several weeks of rumors and waiting, Real Salt Lake fans can finally breathe a little easier. The captain Kyle Beckerman is returning to Sandy. On Tuesday, Real Salt Lake announced that the nine-time MLS All-Star and 11-year member of the Claret and Cobalt will return for his 12th...
Alex Morgan
Alex Morgan was named the 2017 CONCACAF Female Player of the Year on Sunday. The CONCACAF Awards are voted on by media members, national team coaches, captains, and fans. Morgan has now won the award for the second consecutive time and for the third time in her career. The 28-year-old striker had...
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Utah is getting another professional franchise. Real Salt Lake owner Dell Loy Hansen announced at a Thursday press conference that the National Women’s Soccer League is bringing a team to the Beehvie State in 2018. The team will play all of its games at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy. The deal...
The United States women’s national team closed out 2017 season on a strong note, beating rival Canada 3-1 on Sunday in San Jose. After a 1-1 draw on Thursday north of the border, the U.S. made a few changes with its lineup with Christen Press replacing Lynn Williams and Taylor Smith...
Jimmer Fredette
China loves Jimmermania! In just his second season, Jimmer Fredette has taken the league by storm after winning the Chinese Basketball Association's International MVP Award last season. The former BYU star continues to put up ridiculous numbers this year. In Friday's 123-119 overtime win over the Beijing Fly Dragons, Fredette went off for...
The Houston Astros are your 2017 Major League Baseball World Series Champions. After 55 years of heartache and playing in the franchise's first-ever trip to the World Series, the Astros came through to defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers, 5-1, in Game 7. Social media went crazy after the win, including celebrities,...
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