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Quin Snyder chalked it up to human nature. Gordon Hayward cited injury issues, plus the fatigue of playing on consecutive nights. The Utah Jazz defeated the Phoenix Suns 112-105 on Tuesday before an announced crowd of 18,997 at Vivint Smart …

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  • UTAH SPORTS
    (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah celebrates their win over Montana State 92-84 and the 100 career win for coach Larry Krystkowiak as they light up the ’U’ in NCAA basketball at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. Utah basketball: Larry Krystkowiak says on radio show he had cancerous thyroid removed in spring
    Utah basketball coach Larry Krystkowiak has dealt heavily with the consequences of cancer in his life, losing several loved ones in their battles. Per...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 07:17 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Steve Griffin / The Salt Lake Tribune)     Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward (20) shoots over the Phoenix defense during the Utah Jazz versus the Phoenix Suns NBA game at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City Tuesday December 6, 2016. Utah Jazz notes: Snyder returns after illness
    Utah Jazz coach Quin Snyder didn’t feel at his best in the hours leading up to the Jazz facing the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday night. But at least he was...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 09:58 pm   |     |   Share
  • Utah State basketball: Rector leads Aggies past NAIA Great Falls
    Logan • Senior point guard Shane Rector scored 16 points Tuesday night, leading Utah State to an 84-51 victory over Great Falls at the Spectrum. Norbe...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 09:42 pm   |     |   Share
  • SPONSORED ARTICLE
    Life is a Peach at the SALT Awards
    From the seventh floor rooftop patio at the Salt Lake Tribune headquarters, the only thing more impressive than the view of the Wasatch were the cockt...
    Updated Nov 10 2016 09:13 am   |     |   Share

  • State colleges: Utah women’s basketball win eighth consecutive game
    Reno, Nev. • The Utah Utes women’s basketball team outscored Nevada 28-6 in the second quarter on the way to a dominating 80-50 win over the Wolf Pac...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 11:02 pm   |     |   Share
  • RSL
    RSL promotes Monarchs coach Juarez to first-team staff, parts ways with Richie Williams
    Two years ago <b>Freddy Juarez</b> served as a coach for Real Salt Lake’s burgeoning Arizona-based academy. Now, he’s part of the club’s ...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 12:33 pm   |     |   Share
  • Seattle Sounders defender Roman Torres, top, is given a ride by forward Herculez Gomez as they celebrate with teammates after defeating the Colorado Rapids in the second leg of the MLS Western Conference soccer finals Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, in Commerce City, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) Scott D. Pierce: Can Fox get viewers to watch MLS Cup?
    The MLS Cup final between Seattle and Toronto will go where it’s never gone before on Saturday — to the Fox broadcast network. That’s 6 p.m. on Ch. 1...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 10:00 pm   |     |   Share
  • BYU SPORTS
    BYU football: Public memorial service for Elsie Mahe is Friday at Salt Palace
    A public memorial service for Elsie Mahe, the 3-year-old daughter of BYU running backs coach Reno Mahe and former BYU volleyball star Sunny Tonga Mahe...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 02:45 pm   |     |   Share
  • Prep girls’ soccer: 2016 Coaches’ All-State Teams
    <h1>CLASS 5A</h1> <strong>FIRST TEAM Cameron Tucker • </strong>Lone Peak, Sr., FOR <strong>Mikayla Colohan • </str...
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  • UTAH SPORTS
    Utah football: JuCo DB Tareke Lewis commits to Utes' 2017 class
    Here come the commits. Utah added a second recruit in three days to the 2017 class, junior college cornerback Tareke Lewis. The 6-foot-1 defensive bac...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 03:00 pm   |     |   Share
  • San Antonio Spurs guard Nicolas Laprovittola (27) tries to work arouind Minnesota Timberwolves guard Kris Dunn (3) in the second quarter of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Bruce Kluckhohn) NBA: Spurs move to 13-0 on the road with 105-91 win over Wolves
    Minneapolis • Kawhi Leonard scored 31 points and the San Antonio Spurs improved to 13-0 on the road this season with a 105-91 victory over the Minneso...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 10:33 pm   |     |   Share
  • Boys’ basketball: Two key preseason tournaments start Thursday
    The two premier preseason high school boys’ basketball tournaments are scheduled for this weekend, both providing different opportunities for fans. Th...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 05:21 pm   |     |   Share
  • College football: Snow College coach Britt Maughan resigns
    Snow College football coach Britt Maughan announced Tuesday that he is resigning effective immediately to pursue other coaching opportunities. Maughan...
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  • Philadelphia Flyers’ Wayne Simmonds, left, scores a goal past Florida Panthers’ James Reimer during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) NHL: Flyers win sixth consecutive game
    Philadelphia • Jakub Voracek scored with 8.6 seconds left in overtime after Wayne Simmonds had two goals in regulation, leading the Philadelphia Flyer...
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  • Duke guard Grayson Allen (3) drives against Florida center John Egbunu (15) and guard Kasey Hill (0) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson) Top 25: Duke defeats Florida
    New York • Amile Jefferson had career highs of 24 points and 15 rebounds to lead No. 5 Duke to an 84-74 victory over No. 21 Florida on Tuesday night i...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 10:27 pm   |     |   Share
  • International Olympic Committee, IOC, member Sergei Bubka, center, of Ukraine sits next to Willy Kaltschmitt, right, of Guatemala and IOC member Gian-Franco Kasper, left, from Switzerland at the opening of the first day of the executive board meeting of the IOC in Lausanne, Switzerland, Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. (Laurent Gillieron/Keystone via AP) Olympics: Head of IOC inquiry into Russian doping steps down
    Lausanne, Switzerland • The former French judge heading an IOC investigation into Russian doping stepped down on Tuesday, three days before the releas...
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  • FILE - In this Feb. 15, 1999 file photo, former Detroit Lions guard and Washington State lineman Mike Utley gives the thumbs-up after successfully walking from his wheelchair at a Phoenix hotel. On Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, Utley is part of the National Football Foundation’s latest class to be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.  (AP Photo/Mike Fiala, File) College football: Utley enters College Football Hall of Fame with no regrets
    New York • A football injury 25 years ago left Mike Utley paralyzed. The former Washington State and Detroit Lions offensive lineman played before con...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 04:36 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2015, file photo, Temple head coach Matt Rhule reacts during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Connecticut, in Philadelphia. Rhule is the new coach at Baylor, where he takes over a beleaguered Big 12 Conference program after winning 20 games over the past two seasons at Temple. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola, File) College football: Rhule facing big task as Baylor’s coach after Temple success
    Matt Rhule is taking on a Texas-sized challenge at Baylor after leading Temple to unprecedented success. After consecutive 10-win seasons with the Owl...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 04:33 pm   |     |   Share
  • Claire Smith, ESPN’s news editor of remote productions, poses during Major League Baseball’s winter meetings, Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016 in Oxon Hill, Md. Smith is the first woman to win the J.G. Taylor Spink Award for meritorious contributions to baseball writing and will be honored during the Hall of Fame’s induction weekend next July in Cooperstown, New York. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) MLB: Claire Smith 1st woman to win Hall of Fame’s Spink Award
    Oxon Hill, Md. • Claire Smith is the first woman to win the J.G. Taylor Spink Award for meritorious contributions to baseball writing and will be hono...
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  • New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady gives a thumbs-up to Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff after speaking at midfield follwoing an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, in Foxborough, Mass. The Patriots won 26-10. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) NFL: Players start a venture firm using Tom Brady as capital
    The National Football League players union is starting a venture group, using athletes’ collective cachet, not cash, as investment capital alongside m...
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  • Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib, left, and quarterback Paxton Lynch shake hands as they leave the field after defeating the Jacksonville Jaguars in NFL football game in Jacksonville, Fla., Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack) NFL: Kubiak has faith in Lynch’s future and hope for Siemian now
    Englewood, Colo. • Gary Kubiak is full of faith in one young quarterback and hope in another. The Denver Broncos coach is optimistic Trevor Siemian ca...
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  • (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Ryder Wright, of Milford, Utah, competes in saddle bronc during the National High School Finals Rodeo evening performance at Wrangler Arena Thursday July 21, 2016. National Finals Rodeo: Ryder Wright doing little wrong at NFR
    Las Vegas • Halfway through the $10 million Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, Ryder Wright has done little wrong. An 18-year-old from Milford, Utah, who...
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  • FILE - In this Sept. 24, 1994, file photo, Colorado’s Rashaan Salaam (19) dives over the goal line for a 1-yard touchdown against Michigan in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game, in Ann Arbor, Mich. At right is Michigan’s Deon Johnson (28). Authorities say 1994 Heisman winner Rashaan Salaam has been found dead in a park in Boulder, Colo. The Boulder County coroner’s office said Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, that it is still investigating the death of 42-year-old Salaam. (AP Photo/Werner Slocum, File) Heisman Trophy winner Rashaan Salaam found dead in Colorado park
    Heisman Trophy winner Rashaan Salaam was found dead Monday night in a Boulder park less than two miles from Folsom Field, where he carved his name int...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 04:03 pm   |     |   Share
  • (FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2016, file photo, Chicago White Sox starter Chris Sale delivers a pitch during a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins in Chicago. A person familiar with the trade tells The Associated Press)   that the Boston Red Sox have gotten star pitcher Chris Sale from the Chicago White Sox. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016,  because the trade hadn’t been announced. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty, File) AP source: Red Sox agree to get Chris Sale from White Sox
    Oxon Hill, Md. • All-Star ace Chris Sale is all set to join the reloading Boston Red Sox, leaving behind his shredded reputation with the Chicago Whit...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 01:33 pm   |     |   Share
  • (FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2016, file photo, Chicago White Sox starter Chris Sale delivers a pitch during a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins in Chicago. A person familiar with the trade tells The Associated Press)   that the Boston Red Sox have gotten star pitcher Chris Sale from the Chicago White Sox. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016,  because the trade hadn’t been announced. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty, File) MLB: AP source says Red Sox agree to get Chris Sale from White Sox
    OXON HILL, Md. • All-Star ace Chris Sale is all set to join the reloading Boston Red Sox, leaving behind his shredded reputation with the Chicago Whit...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 01:15 pm   |     |   Share
  • OUTDOORS AND TRAVEL
    (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Horses from Hardware Ranch pull visitors from activity to activity in a covered wagon during Outdoor Adventure Days at the Lee Kay Public Shooting Range in Salt Lake City on Friday, June 10, 2016. The free event continues Saturday with fishing, kayaking and paddleboarding, and archery and firearms instruction. Hardware Ranch to host Elk Festival Saturday
    Winter can be a difficult time for families who don’t ski but enjoy getting outdoors. One of the best short trips to enjoy this time of year is making...
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