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Washington, D.C. • Gordon Hayward simply closed the door. The 24 point third quarter lead had melted considerably as the Washington Wizards made a late-game run at the Utah Jazz. The Verizon Center’s decibel level was as high as it …

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  • UTAH SPORTS
    (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah House speaker Greg Hughes, R-Draper speaks in opposition to the recently designated Bears Ears National Monument as republicans debate HCR11 and HCR12, resolutions asking President Donald Trump to erase the Bears Ears and alter Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments, on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017. Report: In e-mails, House Speaker Greg Hughes called Utah athletics 'unaccountable' before ordering audit
    Shortly before approving a legislative audit of Utah athletics, House Speaker Greg Hughes called the department arrogant and “unaccountable” in a fier...
    Updated Feb 26 2017 04:10 pm   |     |   Share
  • File-This June 3, 2012, file photo shows Jack Nicklaus, left, and Tiger Woods talking after Woods won the Memorial golf tournament at the Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio.  Nicklaus says he was ’painting a picture’ when he suggested after a practice round with Tiger Woods at the 1996 Masters that Woods had the game to win at least 10 green jackets. He referred to Woods as a ’puzzle’ on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at the Honda Classic. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File) Golf: Nicklaus says Woods’ status is puzzling
    Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. • Jack Nicklaus says he was “painting a picture” when he suggested after a practice round with Tiger Woods at the 1996 Master...
    Updated Feb 26 2017 06:27 pm   |     |   Share
  • Second placed Federica Brignone of Italy, winner Mikaela Shiffrin of the US and third placed Ilka Stuhec of Slovenia, from left, celebrate on the after the women’s alpine combined competition at the Alpine Skiing World Cup in Crans-Montana, Switzerland, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. (Alessandro della Valle/Keystone via AP) Winter sports: Shiffrin storms to combined World Cup race victory
    Crans Montana, Switzerland • A stunning slalom run from Mikaela Shiffrin saw her clinch a first Alpine combined win Sunday to extend her advantage in ...
    Updated Feb 26 2017 05:51 pm   |     |   Share
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    When to get professional tax help and when to do your own taxes
    About 60 percent of taxpayers use a professional tax preparer while the other 40 percent do their own taxes, mostly using DIY software or programs. Fo...
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  • Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop makes a glove save on a shot by the Vancouver Canucks during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O’Meara) NHL: LA Kings acquire goalie Ben Bishop in trade with Lightning
    Los Angeles • The Los Angeles Kings have decided to make their postseason push with two dependable veteran goalies sharing the crease. Los Angeles acq...
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  • Arizona Coyotes center Martin Hanzal, right, of the Czech Republic, passes the puck as Los Angeles Kings center Trevor Lewis defends during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill) NHL: Wild acquire center Martin Hanzal in trade with Coyotes
    The Minnesota Wild have acquired Czech center Martin Hanzal from the Arizona Coyotes in a trade that includes several draft picks. Arizona got a 2017 ...
    Updated Feb 26 2017 09:06 pm   |     |   Share
  • In this picture taken on Saturday Feb. 25 2017,  The new Haas VF-17 was test driven at the Montmelo racetrack in Barcelona, Spain. American team Haas has introduced its new car for its second season in Formula One. The VF-17 car was unveiled on the team’s website and social media platforms on Sunday Feb 26. 2017  (Zak Mauger/Haas via AP) Auto racing: Haas unveils new car for its 2nd season in F1
    Barcelona, Spain • American team Haas introduced its new car for its second season in Formula One on Sunday. The VF-17 car was unveiled on the team’s ...
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  • Golfer Rickie Fowler kisses the Honda Classic trophy after winning the final round of the Honda Classic golf tournament in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. (Michael Ares / The Palm Beach Post via AP Golf: Rickie Fowler endures rough ride on way to Honda Classic victory
    Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. • Rickie Fowler didn’t care about pretty. He cared about winning. Staked to a four-shot lead, Fowler hit one putt into a spri...
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  • Italy’s Peter Fill competes in an alpine ski, men’s World Cup Super G, in Kvitfjell, Norway, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati) Winter sports: Jansrud wins men’s super-G title as Fill takes race win
    Kvitfjell, Norway • Norwegian Kjetil Jansrud secured the men’s World Cup super-G title on home snow as Peter Fill won Sunday’s race. Italian skier Fil...
    Updated Feb 26 2017 05:48 pm   |     |   Share
  • DeMarcus Cousins answers questions from the media as the New Orleans Pelicans announce that they’ve acquired him along with forward Omri Casspi during a news conference on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 in Metairie, La.  Cousins maintained  that he liked Sacramento and initially wasn’t happy about being traded Sunday night, but added he’d become frustrated with the lack of another elite talent on the Kings’ roster.  (Ted Jackson /NOLA.com The Times-Picayune via AP) Tony Jones on the NBA: The Kings are the biggest loser at the trade deadline
    The NBA’s trade deadline has passed, and the second half of the season is underway. So how do you describe the past week in one word? Fireworks. It b...
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  • Utah Jazz’s Derrick Favors (15) and Milwaukee Bucks’ Matthew Dellavedova (8) reach for the ball in the second half during an NBA basketball game Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Benny Sieu) Monson: Jazz make a loud statement by standing pat at the trade deadline
    As the trade deadline came and went, accompanied by nothing more audible or eventful around here than the sounds of silence, the Jazz started in on th...
    Updated Feb 25 2017 11:26 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Chris Hill, Athletic Director, University of Utah answer questions from reporters about the basketball showcase featuring BYU, Utah, USU, and Weber State, at Vivint Smart Home Arena, Thursday, July 21, 2016. Utah athletics: Utes maintain conservative fiscal approach as revenues rise
    The rumors of Utah athletics’ war chest have been greatly exaggerated — well, not greatly. Flipping through the NCAA revenue and expense report of Uta...
    Updated Feb 25 2017 11:27 pm   |     |   Share
  • Milwaukee Bucks’ Greg Monroe (15) and Utah Jazz’s George Hill (3) reach for a loose ball during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Benny Sieu) Utah Jazz: George Hill ignores the pain in his toe to push toward the playoffs
    Washington D.C. • George Hill sat in his locker room stall Friday following Utah’s win over the Milwaukee Bucks. He was relaxed and tanned, the produc...
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  • Gonzaga forward Zach Collins, right, shoots against BYU forward Eric Mika (12) and center Corbin Kaufusi (44) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Young Kwak) UPSET: BYU stuns unbeaten, top-ranked Gonzaga 79-71
    Spokane, Wash. • BYU basketball coach Dave Rose has said all season that this young, inexperienced Cougar team will drive him nuts one minute, then do...
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  • Cleveland Indians left fielder Daniel Robertson, right, beats out an infield hit as Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto (19) reaches out for the late throw during the third inning of a spring training baseball game Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, in Goodyear, Ariz. The Indians defeated the Reds 8-2. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin) MLB: Reds star Votto says he’s energized by team’s youth movement
    Goodyear, Ariz. • Youth dominates the Cincinnati Reds’ roster this spring. Maybe that’s helping rekindle Joey Votto’s intensity and competitive edge. ...
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  • United’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrate with the trophy after winning the English League Cup final soccer match between Manchester United and Southampton FC at Wembley stadium in London, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth) Soccer: Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s double wins League Cup for Man United
    London • Zlatan Ibrahimovic powered in a late header to win the League Cup for Manchester United on Sunday, sealing a 3-2 victory over Southampton aft...
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  • NFL: Ravens safety Elam arrested on marijuana, drug charges
    Miami Beach, Fla. • Baltimore Ravens safety Matt Elam faces marijuana, oxycodone and reckless driving charges after being arrested in Miami Beach. Mia...
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  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Brigham Young Cougars guard Makenzi Pulsipher (23) gets past Utah Utes forward Tanaeya Boclair (32), in Basketball action, Brigham Young Cougars vs. the Utah Utes, Saturday, December 10, 2016. Kragthorpe: BYU seniors come up big on Senior Day in win over Gonzaga
    Provo BYU senior guard Makenzi Pulsipher stole the ball in the backcourt, dribbled to her left, turned toward the basket and launched a jump shot. ...
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  • BYU SPORTS
    BYU basketball: Mika, Haws lead Cougars to epic upset of No. 1, undefeated Gonzaga
    TJ Haws had some interesting comments after scoring 17 points and making 5 of 9 3-point attempts, some of them from NBA range, in BYU’s stunning 79-71...
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  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   MyKayla Skinner performs her floor routine as the University of Utah hosts Michigan, NCAA gymnastics at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Saturday January 7, 2017. Utah gymnastics: MyKayla Skinner, Kari Lee have triumphant return home against Arizona State
    The return of MyKayla Skinner and Kari Lee to their home state was a huge success for Utah’s gymnastics team as the two helped the fifth-ranked Utes b...
    Updated Feb 25 2017 11:27 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah State Aggies forward Jalen Moore (14) as Utah State hosts Air Force, NCAA basketball in Logan, Saturday February 25, 2017. Utah State basketball: Aggies give seniors a proper sendoff by routing Air Force
    Logan • Everyone talks about setting a tone on the first possession, but rarely, if ever, do things fall perfectly into place as they did for the Aggi...
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  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah State Aggies forward Jalen Moore (14) as Utah State hosts Air Force, NCAA basketball in Logan, Saturday February 25, 2017. Utah State basketball: Moore moves to ninth on scoring list
    Logan • Aggies seniors Connor Garner, Shane Record and Jalen Moore were recognized prior to Saturday night’s final regular-season men’s basketball gam...
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  • BYU coach Dave Rose shouts to his players during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Gonzaga in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Young Kwak) BYU basketball: Injured seniors make road trip to boost morale
    Spokane, Wash. ­• Gonzaga honored seniors Jordan Mathews, Rem Bakamus and Przemek Karnowski on Saturday night, then played against a BYU team with no ...
    Updated Feb 25 2017 11:35 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Juan Diego’s Tepora Hannemann (15) Eva Tavake (53) and Brie Veltri (13) celebrate after winning the 3A girls’ basketball state championship game at Dee Glen Smith Spectrum at Utah State University Saturday February 25, 2017. Juan Diego defeated Richfield 34-32. 3A girls’ basketball: ‘I’ve had dreams about this happening to me’: Vawdrey’s free throws lift Juan Diego over Richland for state crown
    Great players prove their value when the ball is in their hands and the clock is dwindling toward zero. Juan Diego’s Trista Vawdrey failed to demons...

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  • (Scott Sommerdorf | The Salt Lake Tribune)    American Fork’s Taylor Moeaki hits a three-point jumper  during first half play. Moeaki had nine first half points to help spark the Cavemen on a 17-2 run to begin the game.  American Fork led Viewmont 29-16 at the half in a Girl’s 5A championship game, Saturday, February 25, 2017. 5A girls’ basketball: American Fork holds off Viewmont for second state title in school history
    Viewmont had just scored in the Class 5A girls’ basketball championship at Salt Lake Community College on Saturday morning when American Fork began wa...

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  • (Scott Sommerdorf | The Salt Lake Tribune)    American Fork coach Corey Clayton raises his arms in victory as the team runs onto the court after the final buzzer as American Fork defeated Viewmont 50-46 for the Girl’s 5A championship, Saturday, February 25, 2017. 5A girls’ basketball: American Fork coach Clayton retires a champion
    Taylorsville • The American Fork girls’ basketball team’s core group has been playing together since they were in the fifth grade. They wanted to fini...
    Updated Feb 25 2017 08:00 pm   |     |   Share