New Mexico State’s KC Ross-Miller suspended for actions that provoked brawl – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comNew Mexico State’s KC Ross-Miller has been suspended for his role in provoking a brawl that erupted vs. Utah Valley University and included some of UVU’s court-storming fans. In the…

AJ Pierzynski doesn’t like the new home plate collision rule – Call to the Pen

Call to the PenSep 29, 2013; Arlington, TX, USA; Texas Rangers designated hitter A.J. Pierzynski (12) reacts to hitting a double in the fifth inning of the game against the…

Celtics play a sour note in Salt Lake City – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldLAGGING BEHIND: Utah guard Trey Burke goes to the basket for two of his 12 points in front of forward Brandon Bass during the first quarter of the Celtics’…

Viva Las Vegas! – Politico

PoliticoConsider the following cities: Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Kansas City, Phoenix, Salt Lake City and Las Vegas. In which city would you like to spend four days in…

Finland routs US 5-0 for bronze in men’s Olympic hockey – Fox News

Fox NewsTeemu Selanne scored two goals and Tuukka Rask had a 26-save shutout, helping Finland rout the United States 5-0 Saturday to win hockey bronze at the Sochi Games. Selanne,…

Ted Ligety captures gold medal in giant slalom – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia — Ted Ligety had been working up to this moment since he became the best in the world at what he does seven years ago. Now,…

Chart-topping Missouri nuns to release Lent album – Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake TribuneGower, Mo. • Eight times a day, a group of nuns files into a chapel in their rural northwest Missouri monastery to chant and worship. Quite unexpectedly, this…

Olympics: US grabs two medals in super-G, Ted Ligety falters – Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake TribuneKrasnaya Polyana, Russia • The light was right, the course was still decent. But one little bump knocked Ted Ligety right into the danger zone at the Sochi…

Olympics: Phil Kessel scores 3 to help US rout Slovenia 5-1 – Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake TribuneThe U.S. men’s hockey team finished its preliminary round undefeated Sunday following an easy 5-1 victory over Slovenia, showing no letdown from its emotional shootout win over Russia…

US Routs Slovenia in Olympic Hockey – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalThe U.S.’s Phil Kessel (right) scores his third goal against Slovenia on Sunday as teammate James van Riemsdyk (left) celebrates. Getty Images. SOCHI, Russia—One day after its thrilling…

US Speedskating gambles on new suit, loses big – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comSOCHI, Russia — When U.S. Speedskating hooked up with Under Armour to develop a new high-tech speed skinsuit that would revolutionize the sport at the Sochi Olympics, the vision was…

House of Cards: Kevin Spacey Sparkles in Season 2 – People Magazine

People MagazinePolitics, as the saying goes, is the art of the possible, the attainable, but cable shows have to aim and hit higher than that – especially if they star…

‘Winter’s Tale’: an echo of ‘Downton,’ minus the fun – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesA two-star review of the romantic drama “Winter’s Tale,” starring a charming Colin Farrell, with Jessica Brown Findlay in a role perhaps too similar to that of Lady…

US Men Sweep Podium In Slopestyle Skiing – ESPN

ESPNAmericans Joss Christensen, Gus Kenworthy and Nick Goepper swept the podium in men’s slopestyle skiing Thursday, putting on a spectacular show to boost America’s lagging medal count and provide the…

Full-Court Press: Syracuse wins thriller, but Duke reveals blueprint to beat Orange – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comNo. 17 Duke had an incredible amount of things going against it in its matchup against No. 2 Syracuse. A record Carrier Dome crowd. Foul trouble that left them without…

Jennifer Lopez Gets An Offer Of A Date During American Idol Auditions – Entertainmentwise

EntertainmentwiseJennifer Lopez might be in a relationship with Casper Smart but that didn’t stop the uncle of a hopeful sending a love note to the American Idol judge. Having arrived…

Broncos to hold first full practice of Super Bowl week outdoors – USA TODAY

USA TODAYJERSEY CITY — The Denver Broncos will practice outdoors on the artificial turf field at the New York Jets’ facility in Florham Park, N.J., on Wednesday. Players will wear…

Kragthorpe: Seahawks ride old-school bus to Super Bowl – Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake TribuneNewark, N.J. • The Seattle Seahawks seem out of place in New Jersey, and not just because they’re nearly 3,000 miles from home. They’ve arrived in Super Bowl…

Legendary folk singer Pete Seeger dies at 94 – CNN

CNN(CNN) — Pete Seeger, the man considered to be one of the pioneers of contemporary folk music who inspired legions of activist singer-songwriters, died Monday. He was 94. Seeger’s best…

Lynch faces $100K fine if he’s mute for Media Day – New York Post

New York PostOne of the subplots to Super Bowl Media Day on Tuesday is whether notoriously media-shy Marshawn Lynch will even be there — and how much he would be…

Live: Sundance hands out awards – Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake TribunePark City • After 10 days and 121 feature films, the 2014 Sundance Film Festival marks the conclusion Saturday with its annual Awards Night ceremony and party. Jury…

Telling women’s stories will change the world, Sundance filmmakers say – Salt Lake Tribune

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Could postgame rant by Seahawks’ Richard Sherman become Super distraction? – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSEATTLE — Richard Sherman is the best cornerback in the NFL. Just ask him. Have no doubt, people will ask him – time and again – over these next…

‘Ride Along’ cruises past ‘Jack Ryan’ at weekend box office – WINA AM 1070

WINA AM 1070RIDING HIGH: Kevin Hart and Ice Cube attend the ‘Ride Along’ Los Angeles premiere held at TCL Chinese Theatre on Jan. 13, in Hollywood, Calif. Photo: Associated Press/Todd…

Patrick Reed wins Humana Challenge, following string of 63s with a 71 – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star TribuneAfter shooting three consecutive 9-under 63s to open a seven-stroke lead, Patrick Reed had a 1-under 71 on Sunday at PGA West’s to beat Ryan Palmer by two…

Seahawks parlay 49ers’ mistakes into Super Bowl trip vs. Broncos – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSEATTLE — All season long, the Seattle Seahawks’ defense carried them at times the offense sputtered. Its biggest challenge yet will come in Super Bowl XLVIII. The Seahawks forced…

Duckies Fly the Coop – Vanity Fair

Vanity FairA domino cascade of ire and disillusionment tumbled through Twitter today at the news that the latest bestower of the coveted red rose on ABC’s The Bachelor, Juan Pablo…

‘Mitt’ documentary a bland valentine to Romney presidential race – Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake TribuneIf you’re looking for a deep, thoughtful examination of the mind of former presidential candidate Mitt Romney, you won’t find it in the Sundance film, “Mitt,” which was…

Mitt Romney documentary kicks off Sundance in Salt Lake City – Salt Lake Tribune

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Seahawks’ Harvin Will Miss the NFC Championship Game – New York Times

New York TimesSeattle Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin, who sustained a concussion in last weekend’s playoff game against New Orleans, has not been cleared by doctors and will miss the…

George Takei to host Comic Con pre-event tonight in Salt Lake City – Deseret News

Deseret NewsSALT LAKE CITY — George Takei will be hosting a Salt Lake Comic Con pre-event on Friday, Jan. 17, at The Leonardo in Salt Lake City. Takei, who is…

2014 Sundance Film Festival opens today – Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake TribuneFounder Robert Redford will officially open the 2014 Sundance Film Festival today during a 1 p.m. press conference at Park City’s historic Egyptian Theatre. The annual festival, which…

Robert Redford on Sundance at 30, aging, ‘whatever’ – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThirty years after founding the Sundance Film Festival and reducing his on-screen presence, Robert Redford goes into Hollywood awards season with a critically acclaimed film, All Is Lost, and…

Egypt referendum: Second day of voting on new constitution – BBC News

BBC NewsVoting is due to resume in Egypt in a two-day referendum on a new constitution drawn up since the military forced out Islamist President Mohammed Morsi. The military is…

Colin Kaepernick or Russell Wilson: Which QB would you pick? [Poll] – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesSan Francisco’s Colin Kaepernick and Seattle’s Russell Wilson will be facing off for the fourth time in their young careers on Sunday, but this time more than an…