Deandre Ayton ‘happy to put free agency behind’ him, re-signs with Suns

Deandre Ayton #22 of the Phoenix Suns reacts against the New Orleans Pelicans during Game Four of t...

Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton officially re-signed with the organization on Monday, the team announced. Included in the press release was Ayton’s first time being quoted since the Suns’ season ended. “I’m happy to put free agency behind me and ready to work and compete for a championship with my teammates,” Ayton said in the … Read more

‘I’m excited for BYU’: Why Texas coach Steve Sarkisian is lauding Cougars in Big 12

'I'm excited for BYU': Why Texas coach Steve Sarkisian is lauding Cougars in Big 12

Texas head coach Steve Sarkisian speaks with reporters during the 2022 Big 12 Football Media Days, Thursday, July 14, 2022 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. (Liz Parke, Big 12 Conference) Estimated read time: 6-7 minutes ARLINGTON, Texas — Steve Sarkisian’s coaching career has taken him from coast-to-coast, from the NFL’s Oakland Raiders to the … Read more

Santana, red-hot Mariners beat Blue Jays 2-1 for 7th straight win

Mariners Carlos Santana...

SEATTLE (AP) — Carlos Santana provided the jolt to back up another terrific night of pitching and kept Seattle on the kind of roll not seen from the Mariners in nearly two decades. Mariners 2, Blue Jays 1: Box score Santana hit his first home run since being acquired by Seattle, lining a two-run shot … Read more

Jazz brass admit the title window had closed; the offseason is about opening a new one

Danny Ainge, left, and Utah Jazz owner Ryan Smith, speak about Ainge’s new role as CEO of Utah Jazz Basketball, in charge of all basketball decisions, at Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021.

Danny Ainge, left, and Utah Jazz owner Ryan Smith, speak about Ainge’s new role as CEO of Utah Jazz Basketball, in charge of all basketball decisions, at Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021. (Laura Seitz , Deseret News) Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Utah Jazz CEO … Read more

US to diversify infant formula industry to avoid shortages

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday was set to announce plans to help overseas producers that have sent supplies to the United States, under emergency approval to address the shortfall, secure long-term authorization to market their formula in the U.S.

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday was set to announce plans to help overseas producers that have sent supplies to the United States, under emergency approval to address the shortfall, secure long-term authorization to market their formula in the US (Ted Shaffrey, Associated Press) Estimated read time: 3-4 minutes WASHINGTON — The Biden administration … Read more

Rudy Gobert explains why he thinks the Jazz traded him away

Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert arrives for Game 3 of the team's NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Dallas Mavericks on April 21, 2022, in Salt Lake City. Gobert has been traded by the Jazz to the Minnesota Timberwolves.

Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert arrives for Game 3 of the team’s NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Dallas Mavericks on April 21, 2022, in Salt Lake City. Gobert has been traded by the Jazz to the Minnesota Timberwolves. (Rick Bowmer, Associated Press) Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Rudy Gobert … Read more

Utah-based study shows regular fasting can help people fight COVID-19

Benjamin Horne, director of cardiovascular and genetic epidemiology at Intermountain Healthcare, speaks at a press conference on Wednesday about a study which shows fasting can have a positive impact on COVID-19 outcomes.

Benjamin Horne, director of cardiovascular and genetic epidemiology at Intermountain Healthcare, speaks at a press conference on Wednesday about a study which shows fasting can have a positive impact on COVID-19 outcomes. (Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com) Estimated read time: 5-6 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — For more than two years, many people have been trying to … Read more

Jazz interested in Deandre Ayton sign-and-trade possibilities

Jazz interested in Deandre Ayton sign-and-trade possibilities

The Utah Jazz have interest in exploring a sign-and-trade to acquire Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton, reports Arizona Sports’ John Gambadoro. The Jazz are the first team firmly linked to having interest in acquiring the restricted free agent, who last offseason did not come to an extension agreement to remain with Phoenix beyond this year. … Read more

3 bats infected with rabies, humans and dogs exposed to the disease in Utah

Utah health officials on Thursday confirmed three cases of rabies in bats that exposed humans and/or dogs to the disease.

Utah health officials on Thursday confirmed three cases of rabies in bats that exposed humans and/or dogs to the disease. (Bernd Wolter, Shutterstock) Estimated read time: 2-3 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Utah health officials on Thursday confirmed three cases of rabies in bats that exposed humans and dogs to the disease. “The humans received … Read more