LEAGUE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/LEAGUE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Liverpool, Sterling top this week’s AP soccer poll http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57854823-77/sterling-league-liverpool-week.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57854823-77/sterling-league-liverpool-week.html.csp">Liverpool, Sterling top this week’s AP soccer poll</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JACK BEZANTS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-23T10:22:32.54-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 10:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Liverpool tops The Associated Press global soccer poll this week for the fifth time this season and for the second consecutive week after its 3-2 win over Norwich kept it atop the English Premier League. Raheem Sterling made it a double for Liverpool in the poll as his two goals in the victory earned him leading player honors. “Sterling may just have won the league for Liverpool. Brendan Rodgers says the 19-year-old is the best young player in Europe right now and it is hard to argue with that a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578548232014-04-23T10:22:32.54-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-23T10:22:32.54-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57854823@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:22:32 MDT Utah Basketball - What's at stake for the Utes? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57640640-59/team-utah-utes-win.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57640640-59/team-utah-utes-win.html.csp">Utah Basketball - What's at stake for the Utes?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-06T02:36:02.573-06:00">Updated Mar 6, 2014 02:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">With a 63-59 win over California on Wednesday night, Utah's put itself in a position not many would've believed to be possible a month ago. A win on Saturday over Stanford will give the Utes a more than decent chance at finishing fourth in the Pac-12 and garnering a bye to the quarterfinal round of the conference tournament next week. That's.....amazing. A month ago, Utah was 3-6 in the league, coming off an overtime loss to Colorado, and having another one of those close-but-no-cigar kind of se...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57640640@www.sltrib.com Thu, 06 Mar 2014 02:36:02 MDT Real Salt Lake: Nick Rimando in pursuit of MLS shutout record http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57851202-77/rimando-rsl-season-goalkeeper.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57851202-77/rimando-rsl-season-goalkeeper.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: Nick Rimando in pursuit of MLS shutout record</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T22:13:46.905-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 10:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • Jeff Cassar thinks Nick Rimando is the best goalkeeper in the history of Major League Soccer. Tony Beltran says Real Salt Lake’s anchor should be considered an MVP candidate every season. Suffice to say, Rimando is important. To his club, country, teammates and fan base, Rimando is viewed as one of the top players in American soccer as the 34-year-old goalkeeper stalks the league record for career regular-season shutouts. The 15-year MLS veteran sits at 111 after his colossus outing Satu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57851202@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:13:46 MDT BYU volleyball: Cougs may have to win MPSF tourney to make NCAAs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57836546-88/byu-tournament-mpsf-usc.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57836546-88/byu-tournament-mpsf-usc.html.csp">BYU volleyball: Cougs may have to win MPSF tourney to make NCAAs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T20:58:06.943-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 08:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Two weeks ago, BYU men’s volleyball coach Chris McGown figured the Cougars pretty much had an at-large berth into the NCAA volleyball tournament wrapped up. After all, his team had clinched the No. 1 seed in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF) tournament earlier than any team in league history, was ranked No. 2 in the country, and had a sparkling 18-4 record, 18-2 in league play. What’s more, the national tournament is bigger than ever this year, with six teams making it to th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57836546@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:58:06 MDT MLS Power Rankings: RSL leads the pack http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57845524-77/goals-matches-league-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57845524-77/goals-matches-league-season.html.csp">MLS Power Rankings: RSL leads the pack</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-21T23:36:31.551-06:00">Updated Apr 21, 2014 11:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">1. Real Salt Lake (3-0-4) The Jeff Cassar Era is off to a screaming start. Real Salt Lake managed through arguably the toughest first seven games of any team in MLS and remains undefeated despite battling as many as 14 early-season injuries. 2. FC Dallas (5-1-1) Oscar Pareja again seems to be working magic. After leading a young Colorado squad to the playoffs in 2013, the former Dallas player has his new squad soaring out of the gates. FC Dallas leads the league with 16 points in seven matche...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57845524@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:36:31 MDT NBA: Timberwolves’ Adelman retiring after 23 years http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57844694-77/adelman-coach-season-league.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57844694-77/adelman-coach-season-league.html.csp">NBA: Timberwolves’ Adelman retiring after 23 years</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JON KRAWCZYNSKI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-21T23:36:31.741-06:00">Updated Apr 21, 2014 11:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Minneapolis • Minnesota Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman has decided to retire after 23 seasons in the NBA. Adelman made the announcement on Monday, five days after the Wolves wrapped up a disappointing 40-42 season. The decision brings to an end to a celebrated coaching career that includes 1,042 victories, eighth on the NBA’s career list. He coached Western Conference powers in Portland and Sacramento and also had stops in Golden State and Houston. Adelman says the time is right for him to step...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578446942014-04-21T23:36:31.741-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-21T23:36:31.741-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57844694@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:36:31 MDT Real Salt Lake: Portland struggling to find its footing early http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57836431-77/portland-rsl-timbers-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57836431-77/portland-rsl-timbers-season.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: Portland struggling to find its footing early</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T23:09:53.462-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • With evolution comes adjustment. When a club soars under the radar and suddenly makes that leap from a middle-of-the-road franchise to a title contender, it catches the opposition off guard. It could last an entire season, or the rise could fizzle. It’s the whole sustaining part that makes it a bit more difficult. Still early into the 2014 Major League Soccer season, the Portland Timbers are finding that out. A year after bursting onto the scene with their first-ever playoff berth, winni...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57836431@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:09:53 MDT Soccer: Atlanta lands MLS expansion team for 2017 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57832031-77/soccer-team-blank-atlanta.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57832031-77/soccer-team-blank-atlanta.html.csp">Soccer: Atlanta lands MLS expansion team for 2017</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL NEWBERRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T17:34:08.031-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 05:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlanta • Arthur Blank donned traditional soccer garb to mark his newest venture — an MLS team for Atlanta. “I love this one,” Blank said, looking down at the red, black and gold scarf draped over his dark suit. “I haven’t taken it off since it was given to me. I may not sleep in it tonight, but I may. I haven’t decided yet.” Major League Soccer announced its latest team Wednesday, an expansion team for Atlanta that will begin play in 2017 at the city’s new retractable roof stadium. The team wil...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578320312014-04-18T17:34:08.031-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-18T17:34:08.031-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57832031@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:34:08 MDT Kragthorpe: Rockies’ owner can relate to Jazz’s plight http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57826174-87/jazz-rockies-monfort-baseball.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57826174-87/jazz-rockies-monfort-baseball.html.csp">Kragthorpe: Rockies’ owner can relate to Jazz’s plight</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T22:15:37.707-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As only a neighboring pro sports owner could, Dick Monfort understands what the Jazz are going through. Well, the phenomenon of fans being happy about the Jazz’s losing mystified him, as he watched Monday’s game at EnergySolutions Arena. But having a management strategy and believing in it, through the ups and downs? That part, Monfort gets. Asked what he’s learned in 17 years of baseball, the Colorado Rockies chairman said, “Patience.” That’s what he keeps reminding himself, anyway. And that w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57826174@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:15:37 MDT Hopes high Negro Leagues stadium makes comeback http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57829259-77/stadium-national-baseball-landmark.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57829259-77/stadium-national-baseball-landmark.html.csp">Hopes high Negro Leagues stadium makes comeback</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SAMANTHA HENRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T16:25:31.48-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 04:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paterson, N.J. • The light touch of a paint roller is enough to dislodge a chunk of plaster from the crumbling walls of Hinchliffe Stadium. Though silent for decades, the former home of several Negro Leagues teams is getting another chance at bat as baseball’s first National Historic Landmark. Historians, volunteers, activists and a former Negro Leagues player who has pushed for decades to save the stadium say the place is more than worthy of the designation, formally recognized with a plaque an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57829259@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:25:31 MDT Reus, Liverpool top of AP soccer poll http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822268-77/atletico-league-madrid-win.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822268-77/atletico-league-madrid-win.html.csp">Reus, Liverpool top of AP soccer poll</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JACK BEZANTS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T16:00:35.952-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • Marco Reus leads the player vote for the second time, after scoring three goals in games against Real Madrid and Bayern Munich. Liverpool’s result against City on Sunday was its 10th consecutive win to remain atop the Premier League. It has three players making the top 10: Philippe Coutinho, who scored the winner, Raheem Sterling, who netted the opening goal and captain Steven Gerrard rank fourth, fifth and ninth, respectively. “What a weekend for Liverpool,” voter Julian Bennetts of Ha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578222682014-04-16T16:00:35.952-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T16:00:35.952-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57822268@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:00:35 MDT Tuesday’s TV/radio programming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57818950-77/league-nbcsn-tnt-baseball.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57818950-77/league-nbcsn-tnt-baseball.html.csp">Tuesday’s TV/radio programming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T23:46:26.837-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 11:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television Major League Baseball • Atlanta at Philadelphia or Pittsburgh at Cincinnati, 5 p.m., MLB Network • Colorado at San Diego, 8 p.m., ROOT NBA • New York at Brooklyn, 6 p.m., TNT • Denver at L.A. Clippers, 8:30 p.m., TNT NHL • Draft Lottery, 6 p.m., NBCSN Soccer • Premier League, Arsenal vs. West Ham, 1245 p.m., NBCSN Radio NBA • Denver at L.A. Clippers, 9 p.m. (joined in progress), 700 AM PCL baseball • Salt Lake at Tacoma, 7 p.m., 1280 AM, 97.5 FM, 960 AM The Big Show • Hosted ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57818950@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:46:26 MDT Utah Jazz see both sides of early-entry rule http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57802980-87/jazz-draft-game-league.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57802980-87/jazz-draft-game-league.html.csp">Utah Jazz see both sides of early-entry rule</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Aaron Falk | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T22:50:56.224-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 10:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Andrew Wiggins? Check. Joel Embiid? Check. Jabari Parker? … Jabari Parker? As the nation’s top basketball prospects declare for the NBA Draft, Parker, the Duke freshman whom many believe could be the No. 1 pick in June, has yet to announce his decision. But if some NBA leaders had their way, it wouldn’t matter. During the last round of collective bargaining, league officials had hoped to raise the age limit for the draft to 20. The item was eventually tabled as a compromise to help finish a deal...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57802980@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 22:50:56 MDT Wednesday’s TV/radio programming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57792125-77/espn-league-champions-mlb.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57792125-77/espn-league-champions-mlb.html.csp">Wednesday’s TV/radio programming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T21:26:47.401-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 09:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television Golf • Exhibition, Masters Par 3 Contest, 1 p.m., ESPN Major League Baseball • San Diego at Cleveland, 10 a.m., or Oakland at Minnesota, 11 a.m., MLB Network • Texas at Boston, 2 p.m., MLB Network • Houston at Toronto, 5 p.m., ESPN2 • Pittsburgh at Chicago Cubs, 6 p.m., WGN NBA • Miami at Memphis, 6 p.m., ESPN • Oklahoma City at L.A. Clippers, 8:30 p.m., ESPN NHL • Detroit at Pittsburgh, 6 p.m., NBCSN • San Jose at Anaheim, 8:30 p.m., NBCSN Soccer • UEFA Champions League qu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57792125@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 21:26:47 MDT MLS moving toward deal on Atlanta expansion team http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57790658-77/atlanta-team-deal-expansion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57790658-77/atlanta-team-deal-expansion.html.csp">MLS moving toward deal on Atlanta expansion team</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T16:58:04.47-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 04:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlanta • Major League Soccer is closing in on a deal with Falcons owner Arthur Blank to bring an expansion franchise to Atlanta’s new downtown stadium. A top official from Blank’s parent company, Kim Schreckengost, said Tuesday negotiations continue and “we hope to complete an agreement soon.” The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has reported a new team will be announced April 16. The MLS has long coveted the Atlanta market, the largest in the U.S. without a franchise, as it moves toward its goal o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577906582014-04-09T16:58:04.47-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-09T16:58:04.47-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57790658@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 16:58:04 MDT PCL baseball: Salt Lake pitcher Brandon Lyons comes full circle, helps Bees beat Fresno http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57787462-77/lyon-bees-lake-major.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57787462-77/lyon-bees-lake-major.html.csp">PCL baseball: Salt Lake pitcher Brandon Lyons comes full circle, helps Bees beat Fresno</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By bubba brown</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T17:15:55.802-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 05:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It was his first day with the Salt Lake Bees, and relief pitcher Brandon Lyon skipped up the steps of the home dugout down the first-base line. The memories began to flow, fresh and thick, as he took a look around. A 12-year major league veteran, Lyon has traversed the country, and he has stood in the center of diamonds housed by cathedrals, in the footsteps of all-time greats. But there was a time before that, before the money and the big-league glitz and glamour, when Lyon was just a teenage k...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57787462@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:15:55 MDT Tuesday’s TV/radio programming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57787411-77/league-mlb-network-tnt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57787411-77/league-mlb-network-tnt.html.csp">Tuesday’s TV/radio programming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T23:31:16.767-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television Major League Baseball • Baltimore at N.Y. Yankees, 11 a.m., MLB Network • L.A. Angels at Seattle, 8 p.m., MLB Network NBA • Brooklyn at Miami, 6 p.m., TNT • Dallas at Utah, 7 p.m., ROOT • Houston at L.A. Lakers, 8:30 p.m., TNT NHL • Washington at St. Louis, 6 p.m., NBCSN Soccer • UEFA Champions League quarterfinal, Paris at Chelsea, 12:30 p.m., FS1 Women’s college basketball • NCAA championship, Connecticut vs. Notre Dame, 6:30 p.m., ESPN Radio NBA • Dallas at Utah, 7 p.m., 9...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57787411@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 23:31:16 MDT Andris Biedrins out, Erik Murphy in http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/57781739-62/murphy-jazz-biedrins-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/57781739-62/murphy-jazz-biedrins-team.html.csp">Andris Biedrins out, Erik Murphy in</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T17:15:23.754-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 05:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For sale: Andris' sneakers, hardly worn.Too dramatic? Either way, the Andris Biedrins basketball experience is over — at least in Utah, maybe everywhere. The Latvian center was waived by the Jazz yesterday, making room for the team to claim rookie big man Erik Murphy.Biedrins' time in Utah was always going to be limited. He was in the last year of a contract and hadn't been able to make an impact on the floor in quite a while before he was traded to the Jazz, as salary cap in a deal essentially ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57781739@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:15:23 MDT Kragthorpe: Ex-Ute Cron feeling at home with Salt Lake Bees http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57763056-77/cron-lake-salt-bees.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57763056-77/cron-lake-salt-bees.html.csp">Kragthorpe: Ex-Ute Cron feeling at home with Salt Lake Bees</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T23:08:54.654-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 11:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sleet came down steadily, a white tarp covered the infield and a baseball park never looked better to C.J. Cron. When the Los Angeles Angels drafted him from the University of Utah in 2011, Cron knew his professional future likely included a return to everything that made him comfortable and happy for three years — meatball sandwiches at Moochie’s, shared housing with Ute teammate Jo Jo Sharrar and the batter’s box at 13th South & West Temple. Cron once thought, “How awesome would that be?” And...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57763056@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 23:08:54 MDT AL capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57764141-77/run-innings-hit-0-1.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57764141-77/run-innings-hit-0-1.html.csp">AL capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T16:45:38.516-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">ASTROS 6, YANKEES 2 HOUSTON • Jesus Guzman and L.J. Hoes homered off CC Sabathia to help the Houston Astros roll to a 6-2 win Tuesday night in the first game of Derek Jeter’s farewell tour with the New York Yankees. Jeter’s final big league season began by being plunked on the left arm by Scott Feldman. The 13-time All-Star went 1 for 3 with a single. Jeter, who has won five World Series with New York, announced in February that his 20th season would be his last. The Astros added Dexter Fowler a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577641412014-04-03T16:45:38.516-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-03T16:45:38.516-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57764141@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:45:38 MDT