SPORTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SPORTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Philadelphia plans parade for Little League team http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343225-77/team-parade-philadelphia-series.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343225-77/team-parade-philadelphia-series.html.csp">Philadelphia plans parade for Little League team</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEAN CARLIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:58.135-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Philadelphia • A youth baseball team whose star pitcher appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated is getting the champion’s treatment as the city hosts a parade honoring the team’s appearance in the Little League World Series. The team is to travel about four miles by float from the downtown business district to a park in south Philadelphia during Wednesday’s parade. Along the parade route, there will be musical performances. The two-hour parade will be followed by a rally at the park. The Phi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583432252014-08-27T23:28:58.135-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T23:28:58.135-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343225@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:58 MDT CBS Sports Network to launch all-women sports show http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58338675-77/sports-cbs-network-women.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58338675-77/sports-cbs-network-women.html.csp">CBS Sports Network to launch all-women sports show</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T22:19:48.466-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • CBS Sports Network will air an all-women sports show starting next month. CBS said Tuesday the weekly hour-long, prime-time program on the cable channel will be the first of its kind. “We Need to Talk” premieres Sept. 30. The panel will feature a core of CBS Sports announcers: Lesley Visser, Amy Trask, Tracy Wolfson, Dana Jacobson and Allie LaForce. Other contributors include Andrea Kremer, Laila Ali, Lisa Leslie, Dara Torres, Swin Cash and Summer Sanders. The show will be led by Emmy...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583386752014-08-26T22:19:48.466-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T22:19:48.466-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338675@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:19:48 MDT Legal questions arise for fantasy football http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58334108-77/fantasy-game-games-law.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58334108-77/fantasy-game-games-law.html.csp">Legal questions arise for fantasy football</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EDDIE PELLS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T18:11:27.811-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 06:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Some of the newest incarnations of fantasy football look a lot more like gambling than intricate, outsmart-your-opponent strategy games. Since 2011, the billion-dollar fantasy market has been infused with dozens of daily and weekly games. Those games allow players to win huge prizes quickly, sometimes in one week, sometimes in just one night. With players betting thousands or even tens of thousands a night, legal experts believe it’s time to review the section of the 2006 federal law that was wr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583341082014-08-26T18:11:27.811-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T18:11:27.811-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58334108@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:11:27 MDT Friday’s TV/radio sports programming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58323313-77/espn-sports-nascar-tour.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58323313-77/espn-sports-nascar-tour.html.csp">Friday’s TV/radio sports programming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T17:17:33.538-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 05:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television Auto racing • Formula One, practice for Belgian Grand Prix, 6 a.m., NBCSN • NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for IRWIN Tools Night race, 9 a.m., Fox Sports 1 • NASCAR, Sprint Cup, “Happy Hour Series,” final practice for IRWIN Tools Night race, 11:30 a.m., Fox Sports 1 • NASCAR, Nationwide Series, pole qualifying for Food City 300, 1:30 p.m., Fox Sports 1 • NASCAR, Sprint Cup, pole qualifying for IRWIN Tools Night Race, 3:30 p.m., ESPN2 • NASCAR, Nationwide Series, Food City 300, 5:30 p.m....</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> 58323313@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:17:33 MDT Athletic director Tom Holmoe discusses BYU sports (video) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58317784-65/byu-holmoe-athletic-director.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58317784-65/byu-holmoe-athletic-director.html.csp">Athletic director Tom Holmoe discusses BYU sports (video)</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="2014-08-20T12:28:02.166-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 12:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">BYU athletic director Tom Holmoe held his semiannual roundtable discussion with reporters who cover BYU sports on Wednesday at Legends Grille on campus. After that 55-minute session, Holmoe spoke on camera for another 10 minutes or so, touching on most of the same topics. Here's video of that discussion.</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> 58317784@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:28:02 MDT Trib Talk: Should college athletes get paid more to play? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58300745-231/tribtalk-college-sltrib-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58300745-231/tribtalk-college-sltrib-com.html.csp">Trib Talk: Should college athletes get paid more to play?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Napier-Pearce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T12:56:06.855-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 12:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">College athletes typically get nominal living stipends, but that’s poised to change. A landmark court ruling and a NCAA decision to negotiate with Power 5 conferences are paving the way for players to make more money, a move many players embrace while others worry about the professionalization of college sports. On Monday at 12:15 p.m., former Utah and Weber State coach Ron McBride and Tribune reporters Kyle Goon and Matthew Piper join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to discuss the changing equation o...</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> 58300745@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:56:06 MDT Pay to Play: Utah ADs anxious about shifting landscape http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58293713-77/ncaa-athletes-college-model.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58293713-77/ncaa-athletes-college-model.html.csp">Pay to Play: Utah ADs anxious about shifting landscape</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T13:01:29.496-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 01:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When the NCAA v. O’Bannon verdict came down this month, some experts predicted federal Judge Claudia Wilken’s ruling would have a powerful and sweeping effect in college sports. It would crack open a door that could let student-athletes earn income from their image. But Utah State University athletic director Scott Barnes wasn’t exactly holding his breath. Before Wilken’s decision, Barnes predicted that the NCAA would lose the case initially, then appeal. Barnes hopes, for the sake of college at...</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> 58293713@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 13:01:29 MDT Pay to Play: Nonrevenue sports could ‘lose’ if NCAA amateurism ends http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58293925-77/sports-football-nonrevenue-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58293925-77/sports-football-nonrevenue-utah.html.csp">Pay to Play: Nonrevenue sports could ‘lose’ if NCAA amateurism ends</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="2014-08-17T10:18:30.435-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 10:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A hard fact looms over all this talk of change in college sports. Somebody has to lose. If football and men’s basketball players are to have a greater share of the revenue pie, then somebody else’s slice must get thinner. It seems unlikely that those somebodies will be the commissioners, athletic directors and coaches who are paid top dollar because (their organizations believe) they drive revenue in college football and basketball that keeps the rest of the operation afloat. After all, Universi...</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> 58293925@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 10:18:30 MDT Friday’s TV/radio sports programming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58298612-77/espn-series-tgc-sports.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58298612-77/espn-series-tgc-sports.html.csp">Friday’s TV/radio sports programming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T22:49:12.85-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 10:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television Auto racing • NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for Pure Michigan 400, 10 a.m., Fox Sports 1 • NASCAR, Truck Series, practice for Careers for Veterans 200, 11:30 a.m., Fox Sports 1 • NASCAR, Truck Series, final practice for Careers for Veterans 200, 1 p.m., Fox Sports 1 • NASCAR, Sprint Cup, pole qualifying for Pure Michigan 400, 2:30 p.m., Fox Sports 1 Boxing • Lightweights, Rustam Nugaev (27-6-1) vs. Denis Shafikov (33-1-1), at Farso, Denmark, 7:30 p.m., TGC Golf • European PGA Tour, Mad...</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> 58298612@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 22:49:12 MDT Athens Olympics leave crumbling legacy, 10 years later http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58292369-77/olympic-athens-olympics-games.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58292369-77/olympic-athens-olympics-games.html.csp">Athens Olympics leave crumbling legacy, 10 years later</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICHOLAS PAPHITIS and THEODORA TONGAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T22:42:23.793-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 10:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Athens, Greece • In an obscure corner of a park sits a forlorn reminder that, 10 years ago, Athens hosted the 2004 Summer Olympics. The crumbling miniature theater is inscribed with the words “glory, wealth, wisdom, victory, triumph, hero, labor” — and it is where visiting Olympic officials planted an olive sapling that would bear their names for posterity. Gallery: The fate of past Olympic venues Once a symbol of pomp, the marble theater is now an emblem of pointless waste in a venture that lef...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582923692014-08-13T22:42:23.793-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T22:42:23.793-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58292369@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 22:42:23 MDT The money men top Utah’s most influential sports list http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58247268-77/utah-ranking-previous-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58247268-77/utah-ranking-previous-team.html.csp">The money men top Utah’s most influential sports list</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kurt kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T18:18:12.013-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 06:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In early May, the University of Utah broke ground for construction of a basketball practice facility. Nine days later, Utah State unveiled its venue for basketball practice and volleyball competition. Those developments came nine months after Utah opened a new football complex. The building boom has become one of the biggest stories in collegiate athletics in the state. Jim Laub, Spence Eccles and Jon M. Huntsman Sr. share the billing as the co-Most Influential Person in Utah Sports in 2014. La...</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> 58247268@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 18:18:12 MDT Monson: It’s OK, the sky isn’t falling on college sports — yet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58279460-77/college-ncaa-athletes-sports.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58279460-77/college-ncaa-athletes-sports.html.csp">Monson: It’s OK, the sky isn’t falling on college sports — yet</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Gordon Monson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-09T23:30:54.876-06:00">Updated Aug 9, 2014 11:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you, alongside the NCAA, love holding fast to the dusty ideals of amateurism, you probably frown upon the decision reached Friday by U.S. District Judge Claudia Wilken. In what has come to be known as the O’Bannon case, Wilken ruled that the NCAA’s ban on athletes profiting from their own names, images and likenesses was an unreasonable restraint of trade. Of course it was. In a 99-page report, the judge indicated, in so many words, that she didn’t buy — or find sound legal reasoning in — 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> 58279460@www.sltrib.com Sat, 09 Aug 2014 23:30:54 MDT Emmert says NCAA will appeal O’Bannon ruling http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58281279-77/ncaa-appeal-emmert-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58281279-77/ncaa-appeal-emmert-college.html.csp">Emmert says NCAA will appeal O’Bannon ruling</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL MAROT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T17:49:19.016-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 05:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mark Emmert said Sunday that the NCAA will appeal a ruling that opens the door for college athletes to receive some of the money they help generate in major sports. In the NCAA president’s first public comments since Friday’s ruling, Emmert told ABC’s “This Week With George Stephanopoulos” that college sports’ largest governing body found a lot in the decision that was “admirable” and some parts they disagreed with so strongly that they could not let it go unchallenged in court. “Yes, at least i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582812792014-08-12T17:49:19.016-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T17:49:19.016-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58281279@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:49:19 MDT Letter: Where’s coverage of women’s bike event? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58276648-82/women-article-lake-race.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58276648-82/women-article-lake-race.html.csp">Letter: Where’s coverage of women’s bike event?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-08T17:12:02.827-06:00">Updated Aug 8, 2014 05:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For the first time in its 10-year history, the Tour of Utah featured professional and elite women’s teams competing on the men’s Stage 3 finishing circuit, a 15-lap race on Miller Motorsports Park’s 2.2-mile course on Wednesday. Fifty-eight of the fastest women in the country raced. Sadly, there was no article on the women’s race in The Salt Lake Tribune. Every day this week I looked in the Sports section for an article to show my daughter. I am shocked and let down. When will the Tribune’s ...</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> 58276648@www.sltrib.com Fri, 08 Aug 2014 17:12:02 MDT Latest developments in collegiate athletics could put many sports in jeopardy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58276164-55/schools-sports-funds-larger.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58276164-55/schools-sports-funds-larger.html.csp">Latest developments in collegiate athletics could put many sports in jeopardy</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="2014-08-08T12:40:04.824-06:00">Updated Aug 8, 2014 12:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">None of Utah State's school officials, including athletic director Scott Barnes, were available to comment on Thursday's vote that gives the power conferences autonomy. The silence isn't much of a surprise since most expect the gap to grow between the power conferences and other leagues, including the schools in the Mountain West Conference. Really, there isn't much of a positive spin the small schools can say about the current situation. Best to move forward and see just how the autonomy might ...</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> 58276164@www.sltrib.com Fri, 08 Aug 2014 12:40:04 MDT NCAA reforms could create chasm between Utah, BYU and USU (video) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58272437-77/power-schools-ncaa-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58272437-77/power-schools-ncaa-college.html.csp">NCAA reforms could create chasm between Utah, BYU and USU (video)</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T22:02:19.466-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 10:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The difference between the power programs in college athletics and the have-nots is about to get more clear-cut than ever before. The power balance of the NCAA has shifted after the board of directors of college sports’ governing body voted 16-2 in favor of a new structure that will give more influence to the 65 schools in the “Power 5” conferences of Division I: ACC, Big 10, Big 12, SEC and Pac-12 — the latter includes the University of Utah. Under the reforms, the NCAA’s Power 5 — the upper cr...</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> 58272437@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 22:02:19 MDT Thursday’s TV/radio sports programming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58269079-77/espn-playoffs-regional-round.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58269079-77/espn-playoffs-regional-round.html.csp">Thursday’s TV/radio sports programming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-06T23:24:02.974-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 11:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television Boxing • Bantamweights, Oscar Cantu (7-0-0) vs. Joseph Rios (13-9-2); junior welterweights, KeAndrae Gibson (10-0-1) vs. Jose Hernandez (14-7-1); junior lightweights, Jerry Belmontes (19-4-0) vs. Abner Cotto (17-2-0), 8 p.m., Fox Sports 1 Cycling • Tour of Utah, Stage 4, 2 p.m., ROOT Sports Golf • PGA of America, PGA Championship, first round, 11 a.m., TNT • USGA, U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship, second and third round matches, 1 p.m., TGC • LPGA, Meijer Classic, first round, 3 p.m....</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> 58269079@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 23:24:02 MDT Letter: Why no comment on sports, entertainment salaries? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58241174-82/salaries-makes-million-sports.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58241174-82/salaries-makes-million-sports.html.csp">Letter: Why no comment on sports, entertainment salaries?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T08:35:02.172-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 08:35AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I keep reading about the “one percent” and the big difference between the incomes of the wealthy and the poor, or less affluent. There is a lot of conversation, verging on criticism, about those individuals who make a lot of money. There are the CEOs of large corporations, who we have to realize are responsible for the jobs of thousands, and have to answer to thousands of stockholders. Recently the emphasis has been on how much the Clintons make, specifically Chelsea Clinton, who makes $75,0...</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> 58241174@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:35:02 MDT Recreation: Is hoverboarding the next big water sport? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58229652-117/hoverboard-flyboard-hall-sports.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58229652-117/hoverboard-flyboard-hall-sports.html.csp">Recreation: Is hoverboarding the next big water sport?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T20:30:32.631-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 08:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The riders soar high into the air on what appears to be a hybrid of a snowboard and skateboard, a jetstream of water flowing behind them and crystal clear blue water shimmering underneath. &lt;freeform&gt; &lt;iframe width=”640” height=”400” src=”//www.youtube.com/embed/gMaDhkNJA2g?rel=0” frameborder=”0” allowfullscreen&gt;&lt;/iframe&gt; The video from June has long since gone viral, a showcase of the potential future of water sports where aerial tricks and flying replace longstanding sports o...</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> 58229652@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:30:32 MDT Utah Jazz: Patrick Beilein added to coaching staff http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58224305-77/beilein-jazz-patrick-sports.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58224305-77/beilein-jazz-patrick-sports.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Patrick Beilein added to coaching staff</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T15:59:32.154-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 03:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah Jazz coach Quin Snyder has added another assistant to his staff: Patrick Beilein, Michigan head coach John Beilein’s son. Beilein, who coached last season at Division II West Virginia Westleyan, will join the Jazz in a player development and video coordinator role, according to a Yahoo! Sports report. Beilein led West Virginia Westleyan to a 22-9 overall record last season. He played under his father at West Virginia, reaching the Sweet 16 and Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament in his juni...</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> 58224305@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 15:59:32 MDT