PORTLAND - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PORTLAND News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Pac-12: Big Sky teams size up challenges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58194489-89/state-washington-sky-pac.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58194489-89/state-washington-sky-pac.html.csp">Pac-12: Big Sky teams size up challenges</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="2014-07-17T10:38:02.258-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 10:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For a fourth consecutive season as a Pac-12 member, Utah has scheduled a football game with a Big Sky Conference school. Weber State coach Jay Hill was on the other side of these matchups as a Utah assistant. His first game with the Wildcats is Aug. 28 at Arizona State. Asked about the personnel challenges that Big Sky teams face in these games, Hill observed, "I will say this: I don't think the gap's as big as people think it is, as far as the talent level. You see that in college basketball. ....</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58194489@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:38:02 MDT Real Salt Lake: RSL finds itself in a summertime scoring rut http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58179567-77/goals-rsl-scored-club.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58179567-77/goals-rsl-scored-club.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: RSL finds itself in a summertime scoring rut</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="2014-07-13T22:57:56.311-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 10:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Carson, Calif. • It’s a dreadfully long season. The proof rests in the reality that the Major League Soccer campaign spans all four seasons, which leaves enough time on the calendar to feature the triumph and the agony. Real Salt Lake blasted out of the gates, scoring goals at will and willing themselves to finding results, both at home and away from Rio Tinto Stadium. The ecstasy of a fantastic start was showcased in an attack that, at the time, was as potent as any in MLS. In the first 10 matc...</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> 58179567@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 22:57:56 MDT Jazz open preseason slate Oct. 7 vs. Portland http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58162538-62/oct-arena-portland-center.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58162538-62/oct-arena-portland-center.html.csp">Jazz open preseason slate Oct. 7 vs. Portland</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="2014-07-08T17:26:25.306-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 05:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mark your calendars.The Utah Jazz's preseason starts in just 90 days.The Jazz will open an eight-game preseason slate Oct. 7 at home against the Portland Trail Blazers. The full calendar includes three home games:Date Opponent Arena Time (MT)Oct. 7 Portland EnergySolutions Arena 7 p.m.Oct. 9 Portland Moda Center (Portland, Ore.) 8 p.m.Oct. 13 Clippers EnergySolutions Arena 7 p.m.Oct. 16 Lakers Honda Center (Anaheim, Calif.) 8 p.m.Oct. 17 Clippers ...</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> 58162538@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:26:25 MDT Silva scores 3 goals as United beats Impact 4-2 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58058547-77/dallas-scored-montreal-portland.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58058547-77/dallas-scored-montreal-portland.html.csp">Silva scores 3 goals as United beats Impact 4-2</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-11T23:18:40.671-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 11:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Montreal • Luis Silva scored three first-half goals and D.C. United beat the Montreal Impact 4-2 on Wednesday night to take lead in Major League Soccer’s Eastern Conference. Nick DeLeon also scored for United (7-4-4). Jack McInerney and Andres Romero scored for the Impact (2-7-4). Silva gave the Washington club a 3-2 lead in the 39th minute with a strike from about 30 yards, curling a shot just past diving goalkeeper Troy Perkins’ fingertips. The 25-year-old midfielder completed the hat trick fr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580585472014-06-11T23:18:40.671-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-11T23:18:40.671-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58058547@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 23:18:40 MDT Real Salt Lake, shorthanded, falls 3-1 at home to Portland http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58040978-77/lake-portland-rsl-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58040978-77/lake-portland-rsl-salt.html.csp">Real Salt Lake, shorthanded, falls 3-1 at home to Portland</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-08T13:06:52.353-06:00">Updated Jun 8, 2014 01:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • Everything must end, and on Saturday night at Rio Tinto, mortality scored a two-for-one. Real Salt Lake lost both its unbeaten home mark and an 11-match unbeaten streak against Portland, with the Timbers scoring three straight and holding on comfortably when the home team dropped to 10 men. Still, RSL head coach Jeff Cassar said after the game that given that his team sits second in the standings while the league heads into a World Cup break, and given that they’ve suffered injuries, blo...</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> 58040978@www.sltrib.com Sun, 08 Jun 2014 13:06:52 MDT Real Salt Lake streak against Timbers to be tested http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58036185-77/portland-rsl-timbers-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58036185-77/portland-rsl-timbers-game.html.csp">Real Salt Lake streak against Timbers to be tested</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="2014-06-06T23:46:56.233-06:00">Updated Jun 6, 2014 11:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The unknowns surrounding the two clubs are somewhere between slim and none. A well-known, however, is how much success Real Salt Lake has had in its head-to-head matches against the Portland Timbers in just over three seasons together in Major League Soccer. The last time RSL lost to the Timbers — across all competitions — was April 30, 2011, a 1-0 loss in Portland. That happened to be the club’s first match after losing the CONCACAF Champions League final against Mexican club Monterrey at Rio T...</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> 58036185@www.sltrib.com Fri, 06 Jun 2014 23:46:56 MDT Man convicted in car bomb plot seeks new trial http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58026539-68/convicted-mohamud-bomb-defense.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58026539-68/convicted-mohamud-bomb-defense.html.csp">Man convicted in car bomb plot seeks new trial</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NIGEL DUARA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-04T08:02:02.627-06:00">Updated Jun 4, 2014 08:02AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portland, Ore. • Defense attorneys will argue Wednesday morning that a Portland, Oregon, man convicted of terrorism charges should be acquitted or granted a new trial. Oral arguments will focus on the government’s use of evidence and its reliance on surveillance obtained through extrajudicial means. The attorneys for Mohamed Mohamud say prosecutors failed to notify them of information derived under the U.S. Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act until Mohamud had already been convicted. That fail...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580265392014-06-04T08:02:02.627-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-04T08:02:02.627-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58026539@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Jun 2014 08:02:02 MDT