1. NBA Trade Speculation: Should the Utah Jazz Trade Al Jefferson or Paul Millsap?

    When the Utah Jazz shockingly traded away all-star point guard Deron Williams at the trade deadline, they also traded into a big problem. While it is a big problem, it is not necessarily a bad problem to have...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 4,534 reads 108 comments

  2. CONCACAF Gold Cup: What Do National Team Call-Ups Mean for Real Salt Lake?

    Anytime an athlete can play for his or her national team, it is a very prestigious honor. Over the next month, the United States will host the CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament that ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 298 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Draft 2011: 5 Prospects the Utah Jazz Should Carefully Scout with No. 3 Pick

    The Utah Jazz finally got a bit of luck in the NBA Draft Lottery last week, moving up three spots from the projected sixth pick to a much better third selection...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 1,558 reads 5 comments

  4. Real Salt Lake vs. FC Dallas: No Goals Allowed in the Battle of the Goalkeepers

    In a Sunday evening match between two of the best goalkeepers in Major League Soccer, Real Salt Lake traveled to Pizza Hut Park in Frisco, Texas to take on FC Dallas ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 141 reads 2 comments

  5. NBA Draft Lottery: Is It Fixed for Some, or Fair for Everyone?

    The National Basketball Association has never had a good method of determining who gets the first pick in it's draft...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 2,399 reads 31 comments

  6. 2011 NBA Draft Lottery: Luck Helps Utah Jazz Avoid Long-Term Rebuilding

    Usually when you lose a Hall of Fame head coach, have more injuries than the training staff can keep track of and trade away your All-Star point guard for a rookie, it makes you wonder if things can actually get any worse...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 1,155 reads 1 comments

  7. Real Salt Lake Mid-Week Roundup, Major League Soccer Week 9-10

    For the second time this season Real Salt Lake played a match following a stunning loss. The first was when they traveled to Portland following the the heartbreaking mid-week defeat in the CONCACAF final to Monterrey...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 144 reads 0 comments

  8. NBA Post-Lottery Mock Draft 2011: Cavaliers, Wolves, Jazz Are the Big Winners

    The basketball gods were smiling on the NBA on Tuesday night with the announcement of the 2011 Draft Lottery order. This year's big winner with the No. 1 overall pick will be the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 359 reads 0 comments

  9. NBA Mock Draft 2011: One Player Each Lottery Team Should Not Draft

    Quick, what do these players all have in common? LeBron James , Dwight Howard , Blake Griffin, Tim Duncan, John Wall Even before they played a minute in the NBA , they were superstars...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 249 reads 0 comments

  10. NBA Draft 2011: Does Jimmer Winning the NCAA Player of Year Equal NBA Success?

    College Basketball seems to get it right. Every season, hundreds of basketball programs across the country work to produce some of the best basketball players in the world...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 967 reads 2 comments

  11. Major League Soccer Drops the Ball with 4-Game Suspension for Marcos Mondaini

    The new sign leading out of the locker room in every Major League Soccer stadium should read "CAUTION: PLAY AT YOUR OWN RISK. MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER WILL NOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR ACCIDENTS OR INJURY...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 332 reads 0 comments

  12. MLS Cup 2011: 10 Teams That Could Join the Championship Party

    Major League Soccer announced the location of the 2011 MLS Cup Championship match on Tuesday. For the fourth time in league history, the match will be held at The Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 537 reads 0 comments

  13. Utah Jazz All-Time Players: Who Ranks No. 1, John Stockton or Karl Malone?

    One was big. One was small. One rode a Harley. One drove a minivan. One was outspoken. One preferred not to speak at all. One came from the deep South, and one grew up in the Northwest...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 1,540 reads 6 comments

  14. NBA Playoffs 2011: With the Lakers Out, NBA Bandwagon Will Pack Up and Move East

    The great NBA fan migration has begun. With the Los Angeles Lakers being swept out of the playoffs and not completing the three-peat that so many of its players and fans expected ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 607 reads 2 comments

  15. Real Salt Lake Beats Chivas USA, Loses Playmaker Javier Morales

    In a rare afternoon game for Real Salt Lake , they were able to take advantage of a great opportunity by putting in a needed goal while playing much of the game up two men...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 274 reads 2 comments

  16. World Soccer: Following Controversy, FIFA Considers Use of Goal Line Technology

    In a long overdue and very necessary move to enhance the sport, the governing body of world soccer, FIFA, has announced plans to better test the use of goal line technology in its matches...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 1,125 reads 1 comments

  17. Major League Soccer Week 7: Recapping All 9 Matches

    Week seven of the 2011 Major League Soccer season featured some great matches, and some great individual performances...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 247 reads 0 comments

  18. MLS: Despite CONCACAF Loss, Real Salt Lake Has Plenty Left to Play For

    In most major sports, if you lose a championship game, you have plenty of time to think about it. After losing the Super Bowl, the Pittsburgh Steelers will have to wait nearly nine months to play again...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about over 3 years ago 190 reads 0 comments

  19. Real Salt Lake Loses a Heartbreaker in CONCACAF Final

    In the biggest international sporting event in the state of Utah since the 2002 Winter Olympics, Real Salt Lake matched up with Monterrey in the second leg of the CONCACAF Champions League finals Wednesday night at Rio Tinto Stadium...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about over 3 years ago 139 reads 0 comments

  20. Five Reasons Why Real Salt Lake Will Win the CONCACAF Champions League Title

    Real Salt Lake gets ready to take on Monterrey for the second time in a week in the final leg of the CONCACAF Champions League on Wednesday night...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about over 3 years ago 895 reads 2 comments

  21. NCAA Basketball: BYU's Brandon Davies Gets a Second Chance at Basketball and Life

    Haven't we all made a mistake? I spilled milk once. I have locked my keys in the car, yelled at my kids, called someone a name, and even goten in trouble with the police when I was much younger...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about over 3 years ago 1,884 reads 0 comments

  22. World Club Soccer: Real Salt Lake 22nd in Recent Rankings

    Real Salt Lake continues to make soccer history by becoming the first team from the United States to be ranked in the top 25 of the World Club Soccer rankings...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about over 3 years ago 930 reads 2 comments

  23. CONCACAF Finals: Real Salt Lake Gets a 'Win' in Mexico

    I know. I watched the match. I saw the final score. I realize that it wasn't actually a victory, but there is a saying in soccer that a draw on the road is as good as a win...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about over 3 years ago 393 reads 12 comments

  24. Real Salt Lake Ready To Make U.S. Soccer History in CONCACAF Final

    One of the biggest playoff series this country has ever seen begins on Wednesday night, and very few people are talking about it, or even know what it is...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about over 3 years ago 282 reads 3 comments

  25. NBA Basketball 2011: Utah Jazz's 10 Best Games of the 2011 NBA Season

    The Utah Jazz had high hopes heading into this NBA season. After being bounced from the playoffs in the second round the previous season, the Jazz made several off season moves that fans were excited about...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about over 3 years ago 957 reads 2 comments