Former Lone Peak star Frank Jackson makes most of short G League stint before being recalled by the Pelicans

FRISCO, Texas — On Dec. 5, Frank Jackson made his NBA G League debut, and the Highland, Utah, product found the opponent somewhat ironic. Playing for the Texas Legends, the Dallas Mavericks’ affiliate, Jackson scored 25 points on 9-for-20 shooting, grabbed seven rebounds and dished out two assists in 33 minutes during a loss to […]

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Painful loss to Utah serving as motivator for BYU going into bowl game

PROVO — During the 2017 season, BYU suffered close losses to California, Northern Illinois and Boise State. But the Cougars’ most heartbreaking defeat happened in the regular-season finale at Utah. BYU led the Utes 27-7 late in the third quarter and it appeared the Cougars were on the cusp of finally ending the prolonged losing […]

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Donovan Mitchell gifts Dwyane Wade with rocking chair at private dinner ahead of last game against Utah Jazz

SALT LAKE CITY — Nestled near the mountains of Utah, a rising NBA star showed his appreciation for his elder statesman at Volter’s Osteria Italian restaurant. On the eve of Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade’s final game at Vivint Arena, Utah Jazz star Donovan Mitchell hosted a farewell dinner for him Thursday night at the […]

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Miami Heat players cheer on Salt Lake City Stars player after thunderous dunk

A week after the Houston Rockets arrived early in Salt Lake City — and found out how cold it was — the Miami Heat had a little more fun. Salt Lake City Stars big man Willie Reed threw down a hard one-handed slam against the Austin Spurs on Tuesday night … The THUNDEROUS slam from […]

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New high school in Herriman has a name and a mascot

HERRIMAN — The new high school in Herriman has a new name and mascot, and it will fit right in with Mountain View, Mountain Crest, Maple Mountain, Northridge, Skyridge and Ridgeline. Welcome the Mountain Ridge Sentinels to the club. After a public polling process, the Jordan School District chose Mountain Ridge over Blackridge and selected […]

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Utah Jazz to debut green Earned Edition jerseys for Chrismas Day showdown versus Portland

SALT LAKE CITY — An early Christmas present has arrived for Utah Jazz fans. Although photos of the Jazz’s Earned Edition green uniforms previously leaked last week via social media, the team has now revealed official images of the jerseys. Utah will debut the uniforms on court for the first time during their Christmas Day […]

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Chiefs official twitter account teases potential Eric Berry return on Thursday

While the Chiefs’ final injury report for the week won’t be available until later today, we’ve got some unofficial confirmation that Eric Berry is playing on Thursday. This is how we rock. TOMORROW #LACvsKC pic.twitter.com/eAsC8jToBc — Kansas City Chiefs (@Chiefs) December 12, 2018 The Chiefs tweeted out this Eric Berry hype video with the words […]

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Morning links: Gobert almost swipes another table; Mitchell and Jazz totally in tune?

In the category of “in case you missed it,” Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert on Monday night nearly made a scorers table the victim of his wrath for the second time in four days. After getting ejected just 2:47 into last Thursday’s Jazz win over the Houston Rockets when he swiped the scorer’s table after […]

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