PORTLAND - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PORTLAND News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Report: Blazers sign Diante Garrett to non-guaranteed deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58285525-62/garrett-blazers-deal-guaranteed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58285525-62/garrett-blazers-deal-guaranteed.html.csp">Report: Blazers sign Diante Garrett to non-guaranteed deal</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="2014-08-12T17:49:18.652-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 05:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A year ago, the Trail Blazers added former Jazz point guards Mo Williams and Earl Watson to their roster.This summer, Portland is continuing the trend.According to an Oregonian report, the Blazers have agreed to a non-guaranteed deal with point guard Diante Garrett.Signed a few weeks into the 2013-14 season, Garrett established a spot for himself on the rebuilding Jazz. He appeared in 71 games, averaging 3.5 points and 1.7 assists. But the guard and his non-guaranteed deal were traded to the Tor...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58285525@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:49:18 MDT MLS All-Star Game: Portland loves Nick Rimando http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58270030-77/rimando-portland-timbers-nick.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58270030-77/rimando-portland-timbers-nick.html.csp">MLS All-Star Game: Portland loves Nick Rimando</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Gjurgevich</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T09:46:05.067-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 09:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portland, Ore. • When Major League Soccer and Bayern Munich rolled into town this week, Timbers fan Kris Carpenter sought out an autograph from just one all-star: Nick Rimando. Yes, that Nick Rimando. The Real Salt Lake keeper who’s 8-1-2 all time against Portland. The Timbers nemesis who’s allowed just three goals in four matches at Providence Park. So why would Carpenter, a 28-year-old member of Timbers Army since 2007, carry such regard for a star who’s enjoyed so much success against his c...</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> 58270030@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:46:05 MDT Portland embraces MLS All-Star game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58263573-77/portland-game-mls-timbers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58263573-77/portland-game-mls-timbers.html.csp">Portland embraces MLS All-Star game</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANNE M. PETERSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T22:13:50.687-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portland, Ore. • Legend has it that Portland laid claim to the title “Soccer City USA” back in 1975 when the Timbers played their first NASL season. The nickname was later captured on an expansive banner displayed during a visit by Pele. Nearly 40 years later, the city is primed to solidify the moniker it hosts Major League Soccer’s All-Star game. The match Wednesday night will pit MLS players from across the league against Bundesliga power Bayern Munich. Portland’s affection for the Beautiful ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582635732014-08-05T22:13:50.687-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T22:13:50.687-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58263573@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:13:50 MDT Portland OK of short-term rentals boosts websites http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58243131-78/airbnb-portland-lodging-rentals.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58243131-78/airbnb-portland-lodging-rentals.html.csp">Portland OK of short-term rentals boosts websites</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVEN DUBOIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T16:37:01.802-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 04:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portland, Ore. • The City Council legalized short-term rentals in single-family homes Wednesday, giving added legitimacy to rental websites such as Airbnb. Homeowners will be allowed to rent one or two bedrooms once a safety inspection is done and neighbors are notified. Mayor Charlie Hales and city commissioners said they want Portland to be active in the “sharing economy.” Later this year, they plan to discuss whether to also legalize short-term rentals in apartment buildings and condos. “I ha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582431312014-07-30T16:37:01.802-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T16:37:01.802-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58243131@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:37:01 MDT 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