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    (Scott Sommerdorf   |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
RSL forward Luke Mulholland runs to the corner after his shot gave RSL a 2-0 lead early in the second half. RSL defeated the Seattle Sounders 2-1 at Rio Tinto Stadium, Saturday, August 15, 2014. The goal was listed as an Wednesday on TV: Turns out tonight’s RSL game will be tape-delayed
    Contrary to earlier reports, KUCW will NOT air tonight’s Major League Soccer game between Real Salt Lake and Chivas USA live. Instead, it will air on ...

    Updated Oct 22 2014 02:48 pm   |     Share
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Beau Bridges, Will Arnett and Margo Martindale stars in the new CBS comedy “The Millers.”

Monday on TV: ‘The Millers’ is back -- and it’s still bad
    The Millers (7:30 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2) returns for its second season tonight. You’ve been warned. This is a show I wanted to like in Season 1. I like the ...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 08:36 am   |     Share
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    This weekend on TV: RSL, USU and BYU are all on national TV
    RSL, USU and BYU are all on national TV this weekend. In MLS play (Friday, 8 p.m., NBCSN), Real Salt Lake travels to Portland. A win would bring the C...

    Updated Oct 20 2014 09:27 am   |     Share
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Utah Utes quarterback Travis Wilson (7) is sacked by Oregon State Beavers defensive end Rusty Fernando (56) Oregon State Beavers defensive end Scott Crichton (95) and Oregon State Beavers defensive end Rudolf Fifita (78) during the second half of the game at Reser Stadium Saturday October 20, 2012. Oregon State won the game 21-7. Tonight on TV: Here's where to find the Utah-Oregon State game -- and why
    In case you missed it, tonight's Utah-at-Oregon State football game will not air as scheduled on Fox Sports 1. Which is sort of annoying, but not part...

    Updated Oct 17 2014 09:54 am   |     Share
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    Tuesday on TV: You’ll never believe ‘How We Got to Now’
    In How We Got to Now with Steven Johnson (8 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7), science and technology writer Steven Johnson shares the stories behind the ideas that ma...

    Updated Oct 16 2014 04:27 pm   |     Share
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    Tuesday on TV: ‘Marry Me’ gets off to a very funny start
    If you were a fan of ABC’s “Happy Endings,” chances are you’ll be interested in NBC’s Marry Me (8 p.m., Ch. 5). I wasn’t a big fan of “Happy Endings,”...

    Updated Oct 16 2014 03:51 pm   |     Share
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    Jack Rowand  |  The CW

Grant Gustin as The Flash Tuesday on TV: ‘The Flash’ is loads of fun; ‘American Horror Story’ is deeply disturbing
    One of my favorite new shows of the fall, The Flash, premieres tonight (7 p.m., CW/Ch. 30). I’m not a huge fan of comic-book based shows, but I really...

    Updated Oct 15 2014 02:00 pm   |     Share
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    Monday on TV: HBO reveals Russia’s horrific persecution of gays
    On the day that gay marriage became legal in Utah, HBO presents Hunted: The War Against Gays in Russia (7 p.m.) - and it’s utterly horrifying. The fil...

    Updated Oct 15 2014 01:45 pm   |     Share
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    This image released by NBC shows John Ducey, left, and Kate Walsh in a scene from TV review: Appropriately titled ‘Bad Judge’ is just awful
    There are some shows that make you wonder how they ever made it on a network schedule. Bad Judge (Thursday, 8 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5) is definitely on that l...

    Updated Oct 03 2014 02:41 pm   |     Share
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    TV review: ‘Gracepoint’ worth watching -- unless you’ve seen ‘Broadchurch’
    Should you tune in to watch the new Fox murder mystery Gracepoint (8 p.m., Ch. 13)? To answer a question with a question: Did you watch the British se...

    Updated Oct 03 2014 02:41 pm   |     Share
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    This image released by NBC shows Ben Feldman, left, and Cristin Milioti in a scene from TV review: ‘A to Z’ is cute, but that might not be enough
    The impossibly cute title of the new romantic comedy A to Z (Thursday, 8:30 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5 - it’s about Andrew (Ben Feldman, “Mad Men”) and Zelda (C...

    Updated Oct 03 2014 02:41 pm   |     Share
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    Thursday on TV: Three new shows premiere
    Three new series premiere tonight on the broadcast networks, and you can learn more by clicking on the links. Bad Judge (8 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5) is not wo...

    Updated Oct 03 2014 02:41 pm   |     Share
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Maggie Q and Dylan McDermott in “Stalker.” Wednesday on TV: To put it simply, ‘Stalker’ stinks
    I really hate the new CBS series Stalker (9 p.m., Ch. 2), which is both stunningly violent and shockingly stupid. For more on why it’s so terrible, cl...

    Updated Oct 03 2014 02:40 pm   |     Share
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    | Courtesy ABC / Craig Sjodin

TV review: ‘Manhattan Love Story’ is alleged romantic comedy that is neither
    Manhattan Love Story (Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4) isn’t the worst new show this fall, but it’s certainly on that list. It’s also perhaps the most a...

    Updated Oct 03 2014 02:39 pm   |     Share
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    Tuesday on TV: Baseball playoffs begin along with one promising sitcom, one awful sitcom
    The Major League baseball playoffs get underway tonight with the American League wildcard game. The Kansas City Royals host the Oakland Athletics at 6...

    Updated Oct 03 2014 02:39 pm   |     Share
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    This publicity image released by CBS shows, from left,  Kunal Nayyar, Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons and Simon Helberg in a scene from Tonight on TV: CBS decides to double down on 'The Big Bang Theory'
    CBS had planned to premiere "Mom" tonight ... but plans change. Because of the huge numbers The Big Bang Theory did last week airing at both 7 and 7:3...

    Updated Oct 03 2014 02:39 pm   |     Share
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    This weekend on TV: ‘Amazing Race’ zips over to Fridays
    Be aware, Amazing Race fans - there’s a big change this season. Not with the show itself, which begins its 25th season as the contestants race from Ne...

    Updated Oct 03 2014 02:37 pm   |     Share
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    TV review: ‘How to Get Away with Murder’ is crazy fun
    I’m not telling you that “How to Get Away with Murder” (Thursday, 9 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4) is the best new show on TV this fall. I am telling you that it sh...

    Updated Oct 03 2014 02:37 pm   |     Share
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    Wednesday on TV: Watch 'My Wild Affair' with your kids
    I tell you that My Wild Affair is a show you can watch with your children, you'll probably think I've gone too Hollywood. If I point out that the show...

    Updated Jul 16 2014 10:28 am   |     Share
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    2 Utahns will look for love on 'Bachelor in Paradise'
    ABC is bringing back 25 former "Bachelor" and "Bachelorette" cast members for "Bachelor in Paradise" - and two of them are from Utah. Michelle Money m...

    Updated Jul 14 2014 04:41 pm   |     Share
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    Monday on TV: Surviving in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina
    Hurricane Katrina has faded from memory for most of us, but not for the folks who live in New Orleans. Tonight on P.O.V. (9 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7), "Getting...

    Updated Jul 14 2014 04:39 pm   |     Share
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Cory Stoll stars as Dr. Ephraim Goodweather in This weekend on TV: 'Strain' is all about a new kind of vampire
    You've never seen vampires quite like the ones in Guillermo del Toro's new series The Strain (Sunday, 11 p.m., FX). It opens with terror aboard an air...

    Updated Jul 11 2014 01:38 pm   |     Share
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    Thursday on TV: NBC"s summer sitcoms aren't great, but they're better than some of the fall shows
    NBC premieres a couple of sitcoms tonight, and they're not bad. Not great, but not bad. They're actually better than several of the sitcoms that will ...

    Updated Jul 10 2014 02:54 pm   |     Share
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    Tuesday on TV: Yee-haw! It's 'Country's Night to Rock'!
    CMA: Country's Night to Rock (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4) is loaded with - you guessed it! - country music performances from some big-name acts. Performers inc...

    Updated Aug 05 2014 09:28 am   |     Share
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Is Cullen Bohannon (Anson Mount) about to meet his maker in the season finale of This weekend on TV: Ludicrous 'Hell on Wheels' mocks Mormons
    When last we saw the ludicrous Western Hell On Wheels (10 p.m. Saturday, AMC), a band of Mormons had ridden into town, shot the place up and taken Cul...

    Updated Aug 01 2014 11:51 am   |     Share
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    Monday on TV: Fake romance reaches fake conclusion on 'The Bachelorette'
    Another season of fake romance comes to an end on The Bachelorette (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4) - and it's loaded with all sorts of fake drama. Andi makes her ...

    Updated Jul 28 2014 10:33 am   |     Share
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    Reviews: FX sitcomes ‘Married’ and ‘You’re the Worst’ are pretty depressing
    FX debuts a couple of really depressing sitcoms on Thursday night. They both have some laughs, but you’re not going to come away feel particularly hap...

    Updated Jul 17 2014 08:42 am   |     Share