PRACTICE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PRACTICE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Seattle’s Lynch ends holdout http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58248420-77/lynch-practice-ending-holdout.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58248420-77/lynch-practice-ending-holdout.html.csp">Seattle’s Lynch ends holdout</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T23:18:01.605-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 11:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Marshawn Lynch’s holdout is over, ending one distraction so far for the Super Bowl champions. Lynch arrived at the Seattle Seahawks practice facility on Thursday afternoon following the team’s morning practice. The team confirmed Lynch had reported for camp, ending a holdout that spanned a week. Lynch was caught by television cameras talking on his phone out near the Seahawks practice fields wearing a hooded “Beast Mode” sweatshirt on an 85 degree day. He was later hanging out in the lobby of th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582484202014-07-31T23:18:01.605-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-31T23:18:01.605-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58248420@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:18:01 MDT Lynch ends holdout, arrives at Seahawks camp http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58247611-77/lynch-camp-holdout-seahawks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58247611-77/lynch-camp-holdout-seahawks.html.csp">Lynch ends holdout, arrives at Seahawks camp</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM BOOTH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T23:17:48.756-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Renton, Wash. • Marshawn Lynch has joined Seattle Seahawks training camp after missing the first week. Lynch arrived on Thursday afternoon following the team’s morning practice. The team confirmed Lynch has reported for camp, ending a holdout that spanned a week. ESPN reported earlier Thursday that Lynch was expected to end his holdout. Seattle coach Pete Carroll said after practice that he did not know if Lynch was on the verge of reporting. Lynch has missed the first week of training camp unha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582476112014-07-31T23:17:48.756-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-31T23:17:48.756-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58247611@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:17:48 MDT NFL: Denver Broncos’ fans finally get to see the AFC champions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230331-77/broncos-denver-fans-field.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230331-77/broncos-denver-fans-field.html.csp">NFL: Denver Broncos’ fans finally get to see the AFC champions</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T22:55:16.892-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Their plans for a tickertape parade through downtown Denver scuttled by a miserable performance in the Super Bowl, the Denver Broncos hadn’t heard the roar from supportive fans in more than six months. That ended Sunday when Peyton Manning walked out 10 minutes before practice at Sports Authority Field in Englewood, Colo., and began signing autographs and then continued with his touchdown throws to Julius Thomas. The Broncos closed their Dove Valley training facilities to the public during train...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582303312014-07-27T22:55:16.892-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-27T22:55:16.892-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58230331@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 22:55:16 MDT NFL Notes: Packers sign receiver Jordy Nelson to four-year contract extension http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58227713-77/hunter-season-ballard-rookie.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58227713-77/hunter-season-ballard-rookie.html.csp">NFL Notes: Packers sign receiver Jordy Nelson to four-year contract extension</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T23:33:12.492-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Green Bay, Wis. • The Packers have signed receiver Jordy Nelson to a contract extension, securing their top player at a position that has had several high-profile departures in recent years. Green Bay announced the deal Saturday after the first practice of training camp. Terms of the contract were not announced by the team, and NFL.com reported it was a four-year, $39 million deal with an $11.5 million signing bonus. Nelson was a second-round pick in 2008 who posted career-highs of 85 catches 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> 58227713@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:33:12 MDT Colts’ Ballard carted off field with leg injury http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225291-77/ballard-colts-practice-camp.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225291-77/ballard-colts-practice-camp.html.csp">Colts’ Ballard carted off field with leg injury</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T15:59:31.96-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 03:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Anderson, Ind. • Colts running back Vick Ballard was carted off the field Friday with a lower left leg injury. Team doctors are waiting for MRI results to confirm the diagnosis. Ballard was injured on a pass play during Indy’s afternoon practice. After initially getting up and limping, Ballard was taken to the locker room on a golf cart. The Colts haven’t even practiced in full pads yet and he wasn’t hit on the play. Indianapolis owner Jim Irsay was disappointed to see it happen shortly after he...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58221522@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:45:05 MDT New Mormon mental health group to take less-churchy approach http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58211921-180/health-lds-mental-mormon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58211921-180/health-lds-mental-mormon.html.csp">New Mormon mental health group to take less-churchy approach</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T16:43:10.136-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 04:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Next week, a group of newly organized mental health providers, clinicians, educators and advocates — interested in or working with the LDS population — will meet in Utah. Organizers created the Mormon Mental Health Association in June to provide “training, research, strategy, collaboration and education in the mental health treatment of Mormons, helping ensure that this population’s needs are being met by trained professionals who adhere to their professions’ code of ethics.” There already is th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58196553@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:12:02 MDT Notes from the first day of Utah Jazz summer practice http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58165148-62/snyder-guys-exum-jazz.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58165148-62/snyder-guys-exum-jazz.html.csp">Notes from the first day of Utah Jazz summer practice</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="2014-07-09T17:36:27.062-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Amid all the buzz over the Charlotte Hornets offer sheet for Gordon Hayward, the Utah Jazz — some of them anyway — were back practicing at the Zions Bank Basketball Center this week. Tuesday marked the first day of the team's summer mini-camp, where a handful of guys who have already made the team have teamed up with some hopefuls ahead of the Las Vegas summer league.A few tidbits from Day 1:• New head coach Quin Snyder will be in Vegas, running practices. But his lead assistant, Brad Jones, wil...</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> 58165148@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:36:27 MDT NCAA suggests contact limits for football practice http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58158457-77/contact-ncaa-football-practices.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58158457-77/contact-ncaa-football-practices.html.csp">NCAA suggests contact limits for football practice</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCHUYLER DIXON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T23:15:01.694-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The NCAA is suggesting that football teams hold no more than two contact practices per week during the season in guidelines that grew out of a safety and concussion summit early this year. Practice limits were among several recommendations released Monday by the NCAA, which called them guidelines that could change “in real time” rather than rules passed through legislation. The practice guidelines also recommend four contact practices per week during the preseason and no more than eight of the 1...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581584572014-07-07T23:15:01.694-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-07T23:15:01.694-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58158457@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 23:15:01 MDT Thursday’s TV/radio sports programming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58144046-77/sports-fox-nascar-practice.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58144046-77/sports-fox-nascar-practice.html.csp">Thursday’s TV/radio sports programming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T22:02:16.739-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 10:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television Auto racing • NASCAR, Nationwide Series, practice for Firecracker 250, 12:30 p.m., Fox Sports 1 • NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for Coke Zero 400, 2 p.m., Fox Sports 1 • NASCAR, Nationwide Series, final practice for Firecracker 250, 3:30 p.m., Fox Sports 1 • NASCAR, Sprint Cup, “Happy Hour Series,” final practice for Coke Zero 400, 4:30 p.m., Fox Sports 1 Bowling • Women’s, USBC Queens, 5 p.m., ESPN2 College baseball • Home run derby, 6:30 p.m., ESPN Golf • European PGA Tour, Open de F...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. 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This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58144046@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 22:02:16 MDT Q&A with Kyle Beckerman and Nick Rimando in Brazil http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsworldcup/58134755-233/think-game-really-players.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsworldcup/58134755-233/think-game-really-players.html.csp">Q&A with Kyle Beckerman and Nick Rimando in Brazil</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="2014-07-02T17:21:22.878-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 05:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; Real Salt Lake captain &lt;b&gt;Kyle Beckerman&lt;/b&gt; and goalkeeper &lt;b&gt;Nick Rimando&lt;/b&gt; jumped on a conference call with the Salt Lake City media Monday morning to talk about their respective World Cup experiences so far in Brazil. While the 32-year-old Beckerman has started in each match thus far, going 90 minutes in all three outings, Rimando — who turned 35 in Brazil — has served more as an asset in training and giving tips to teammates in practice and on ga...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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Elliott HERO Campaign 300, 1:30 p.m., FS1 • Pole qualifying for Quaker State 400, 3:30 p.m., FS1 • John R. Elliott HERO Campaign 300, 5:30 p.m., FS1 Boxing • Lig...</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> 58120452@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:01:45 MDT An employee dies, the company collects insurance? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103407-79/insurance-policies-companies-employees.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103407-79/insurance-policies-companies-employees.html.csp">An employee dies, the company collects insurance?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID GELLES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> New York Times News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T09:35:01.567-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 09:35AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Employees at The Orange County Register received an unsettling email from corporate headquarters this year. The owner of the newspaper, Freedom Communications, was writing to request workers’ consent to take out life insurance policies on them. But the beneficiary of each policy would not be the survivors or estate of the insured employee, but the Freedom Communications pension plan. Reporters and editors resisted, uncomfortable with the notion that the company might profit from their deaths. Af...</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> 58103407@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 09:35:01 MDT Ronaldo wears knee brace in Portugal team practice http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58093893-77/ronaldo-team-portugal-brace.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58093893-77/ronaldo-team-portugal-brace.html.csp">Ronaldo wears knee brace in Portugal team practice</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARON HELLER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-20T23:34:43.14-06:00">Updated Jun 20, 2014 11:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Campinas, Brazil • Cristiano Ronaldo again wore a brace on his troublesome left knee Friday, triggering a new wave of questions over his health as his Portugal team held its final World Cup training session before departing for a crucial game against the United States. The reigning world player of the year took part in some light workouts with the first team, followed by stretching. He was smiling and appeared at ease at practice at the team base in Campinas, northwest of Sao Paulo, as he took p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580938932014-06-20T23:34:43.14-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-20T23:34:43.14-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58093893@www.sltrib.com Fri, 20 Jun 2014 23:34:43 MDT Friday’s sports TV/radio programming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58090748-77/espn-championship-game-group.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58090748-77/espn-championship-game-group.html.csp">Friday’s sports TV/radio programming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T23:33:13.991-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television — Auto racing • Formula One, practice for Austria Grand Prix, 6 a.m., NBCSN • NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for Toyota - Save Mart 350, 1 p.m., FS1 • “Happy Hour Series,” final practice for Toyota - Save Mart 350, 4:30 p.m., FS1 College baseball World Series • Game 11, Vanderbilt vs. Texas, 1 p.m., ESPNU • Game 12, Virginia vs. Game 10 winner, 6 p.m., ESPN Golf • European PGA Tour, The Irish Open, 8 a.m., TGC • Champions Tour, Encompass Championship, 10:30 a.m., TGC • USGA, U.S. Wome...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. 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