MINUTE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MINUTE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) MLS: Clint Dempsey scores twice to lead Seattle over FC Dallas http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57812647-77/seattle-dallas-dempsey-goal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57812647-77/seattle-dallas-dempsey-goal.html.csp">MLS: Clint Dempsey scores twice to lead Seattle over FC Dallas</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T22:12:41.007-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 10:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Frisco, Texas • Clint Dempsey scored twice to lead Seattle Sounders FC to a 3-2 victory over FC Dallas on Saturday night. Dempsey scored the winning goal in the 85th minute when he fired a shot from inside of 6 yards into the center of the net. He had three goals in his last game in Seattle’s 4-4 tie with Portland. Seattle handed Dallas its first loss of the season. Seattle tied it 2 on an own goal by Dallas’ Stephen Keel in the 75th minute. The goal came after Dempsey attempted a cross from th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578126472014-04-12T22:12:41.007-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-12T22:12:41.007-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57812647@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 22:12:41 MDT Prep boys’ soccer: Granger, Taylorsville tie 1-1 after double overtime http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57741026-190/granger-taylorsville-brown-penalty.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57741026-190/granger-taylorsville-brown-penalty.html.csp">Prep boys’ soccer: Granger, Taylorsville tie 1-1 after double overtime</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ben Raskin</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T13:44:02.449-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 01:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City • Through two overtimes, Granger and Taylorsville played to a draw Thursday afternoon, finishing the 100-minute match tied 1-1. It was a tough, physical match with cards issued to both squads, but it was the red card in the 37th minute against the Lancers that could have spelled doom. Granger was up a goal from Uriel Heredia’s penalty kick in the 10th minute of play, but an errant handball in the box awarded Taylorsville forward Eduardo Munoz a penalty kick. Firing a shot on fr...</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> 57741026@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 13:44:02 MDT Soccer: Green makes U.S. debut in 2-2 draw with Mexico http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57769385-77/mexico-green-goal-minute.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57769385-77/mexico-green-goal-minute.html.csp">Soccer: Green makes U.S. debut in 2-2 draw with Mexico</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T19:19:47.898-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 07:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Glendale, Ariz. • U.S. versus Mexico lived up to its billing with the rivals battling to a 2-2 draw Wednesday night, and provided a possible glimpse into the future with 18-year-old Julian Green making his first national team appearance for the Americans. The highly touted Green made his senior U.S. debut, coming on in the 59th minute as a substitute at midfielder for Brad Davis. Green was on the pitch as Mexico completed a rally from a two-goal deficit to earn the exhibition match draw at Unive...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577693852014-04-04T19:19:47.898-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-04T19:19:47.898-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57769385@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 19:19:47 MDT MLS capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57749698-77/minute-scored-season-dallas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57749698-77/minute-scored-season-dallas.html.csp">MLS capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-30T23:37:08.445-06:00">Updated Mar 30, 2014 11:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">CREW 2, SOUNDERS 1 SEATTLE • Justin Meram scored in the final minute of second-half stoppage time, lifting the Columbus Crew to a 2-1 victory over the Seattle Sounders on Saturday night. Meram’s winning score was set up by Federico Higuain’s corner kick. The ball went beyond the top of the penalty area to Meram, who drilled a 25-yarder into the back right corner past Sounders goalkeeper Stefan Frei. The Crew (3-0-0) have won their first three games for the first time in the club’s 19-year histor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577496982014-03-30T23:37:08.445-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-30T23:37:08.445-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57749698@www.sltrib.com Sun, 30 Mar 2014 23:37:08 MDT Real Salt Lake: RSL delivers Toronto FC reality check in 3-0 win http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57748113-77/rsl-toronto-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57748113-77/rsl-toronto-lake-salt.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: RSL delivers Toronto FC reality check in 3-0 win</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="2014-03-30T14:10:35.027-06:00">Updated Mar 30, 2014 02:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • For all the headlines and conversations Toronto FC sparked with its monumental redesign this offseason, a road test against a proven club undoubtedly motivated by the chatter of shiny new signings turned out to be a shellacking. It was only a matter of time before a reality check was handed down to the club that created all the ruckus, doling out millions upon millions of dollars for high-profile players from around the globe. Real Salt Lake presented that check on a balmy Utah night. Po...</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> 57748113@www.sltrib.com Sun, 30 Mar 2014 14:10:35 MDT Whitecaps win with PK, remain unbeaten http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57745382-77/minute-houston-sporting-vancouver.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57745382-77/minute-houston-sporting-vancouver.html.csp">Whitecaps win with PK, remain unbeaten</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T23:45:02.492-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 11:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vancouver, British Columbia • Kenny Miller scored on a penalty kick in the 58th minute, leading the unbeaten Vancouver Whitecaps to a 2-1 victory over the Houston Dynamo on Saturday. Jordan Harvey had Vancouver’s first goal in the 14th minute in front of a sellout crowd of 21,000 at B.C. Place Stadium. Miller rolled his spot kick into the right corner of the net, lifting the Whitecaps to a 2-0 lead. Ricardo Clark responded for Houston in the 75th minute, but that was all the scoring for the Dyna...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577453822014-03-29T23:45:02.492-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-29T23:45:02.492-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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The 22-year-old forward tweeted Monday morning that he will miss three weeks with the left hamstring injury he suffered in Saturday’s 1-1 draw against the L.A. Galaxy at Rio Tinto Stadium. Chasing after a long ball with L.A.’s A.J. DeLaGarza Saturday, Plata pulled up and grabbed at the back of his left leg, which turned out to be a hamstrin...</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> 57725012@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 16:15:57 MDT Real Salt Lake, L.A. Galaxy play to 1-1 draw at Rio Tinto http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57716754-77/rsl-galaxy-minute-goal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57716754-77/rsl-galaxy-minute-goal.html.csp">Real Salt Lake, L.A. Galaxy play to 1-1 draw at Rio Tinto</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="2014-03-22T23:19:18.392-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 11:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • Swirling with hype from the initial release of the 2014 Major League Soccer schedule, Real Salt Lake against the L.A. Galaxy to christen another season at Rio Tinto Stadium held hopes of a typical tense outing between the two rivals. Except Saturday afternoon inside the jam-packed stadium in Sandy was an outing of two teams searching for ways to break the other down, and in the end the two sides kept ramming into one another, leaving a 1-1 draw in front of 20,466 fans as the final and p...</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> 57716754@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 23:19:18 MDT MLS: Jermain Defoe scores again to lift Toronto FC over D.C. United http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57715252-77/toronto-scored-defoe-games.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57715252-77/toronto-scored-defoe-games.html.csp">MLS: Jermain Defoe scores again to lift Toronto FC over D.C. United</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T22:16:54.935-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 10:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toronto • England star Jermain Defoe scored his third MLS goal in two games to lift Toronto FC to a 1-0 win over D.C. United in Toronto’s home opener Saturday. Defoe scored twice in his MLS debut last week in Seattle and could have had four goals on the day before he finally scored in the 60th minute after Brazilian strike partner Gilberto was sent in alone by a beautiful through ball from U.S. midfielder Michael Bradley. Goalie Bill Hamid made the save but the ball was cleared only as far as De...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577152522014-03-22T22:16:54.935-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-22T22:16:54.935-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57715252@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 22:16:54 MDT NCAA Tournament: UConn 89, St. Joseph’s 81 (OT) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57710276-77/overtime-joseph-tournament-daniels.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57710276-77/overtime-joseph-tournament-daniels.html.csp">NCAA Tournament: UConn 89, St. Joseph’s 81 (OT)</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN WAWROW</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-21T16:39:09.89-06:00">Updated Mar 21, 2014 04:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">BUFFALO, N.Y. • Shabazz Napier shook off a miss at the second-half buzzer to score nine of his 24 points in overtime and lead seventh-seeded Connecticut to a 89-81 win over Saint Joseph’s in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday. DeAndre Daniels scored 18 while freshman center Amida Brimah forced overtime by completing a three-point play in the final minute for UConn (27-8). The Huskies won their first tournament game under coach Kevin Ollie, who took over two years ago after Jim C...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577102762014-03-21T16:39:09.89-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-21T16:39:09.89-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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It’s been a decade since he coached a game in the NBA, but his impact can be seen around the league in the players who come to this city seeking his mentorship in the summers. One player who has always turned to him for help: his son, Jazz point guard John Lucas III. “We talk a lot,” the younger Lucas said. “Especially this season.” A free-agent signing by the Jazz in July, Lucas was expected to back ...</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> 57695406@www.sltrib.com Mon, 17 Mar 2014 23:21:02 MDT Major League Soccer: Newcomer Gaston Fernandez lifts Portland Timbers to tie with Chicago http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57691075-77/tie-portland-chivas-minute.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57691075-77/tie-portland-chivas-minute.html.csp">Major League Soccer: Newcomer Gaston Fernandez lifts Portland Timbers to tie with Chicago</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-16T23:10:01.679-06:00">Updated Mar 16, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portland, Ore. • Gaston Fernandez is making the most of his new job with the Portland Timbers. The Argentine forward came to the Timbers earlier this year and already he has two goals — both equalizers — in Portland’s first two games of the season. On Sunday, it was a goal that rebounded off Chicago goalkeeper Sean Johnson in the 79th minute to pull the Timbers to a 1-1 draw with the Fire. Fernandez’s goal in stoppage time gave the Timbers a 1-1 tie in the opener against Philadelphia last weeke...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576910752014-03-16T23:10:01.679-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-16T23:10:01.679-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57691075@www.sltrib.com Sun, 16 Mar 2014 23:10:01 MDT MLS: Jermain Defoe scores twice as Toronto beats Seattle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57688794-77/toronto-seattle-defoe-sporting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57688794-77/toronto-seattle-defoe-sporting.html.csp">MLS: Jermain Defoe scores twice as Toronto beats Seattle</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T23:33:13.381-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seattle • Former Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe scored twice in the first half of his Major League Soccer debut, and new-look Toronto FC held off the Seattle Sounders 2-1 on Saturday. Defoe’s debut upstaged the return of U.S. national team midfielder Michael Bradley to MLS in his first game for Toronto. Defoe and Bradley were the centerpieces of a major offseason makeover by Toronto that also included the acquisition of Brazilian goalkeeper Julio Cesar on loan. All three made their season debut...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576887942014-03-15T23:33:13.381-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-15T23:33:13.381-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57688794@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 23:33:13 MDT Go Figure: Health care needs 42 sign-ups a minute http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57671345-79/sign-minute-march-per.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57671345-79/sign-minute-march-per.html.csp">Go Figure: Health care needs 42 sign-ups a minute</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SETH BORENSTEIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T13:27:02.601-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 01:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • If the Obama administration’s health care plan is going to pass what amounts to its first physical, people have to sign up this month at a pretty speedy rate: 42 times a minute. That’s somewhere between the steady rate you breathe and how fast your heart beats. Someone has to sign up every 1.4 seconds in March for the Obama administration to reach its 6 million sign-up goal. Enrollment season ends March 31 and as of March 1, sign-ups were at 4.2 million. The government needs 1.8 mi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576713452014-03-12T13:27:02.601-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-12T13:27:02.601-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57671345@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 13:27:02 MDT