‘Could have gotten really ugly’: Jazz doesn’t think a win over Thunder was a reflection of play

Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY – If you thought the Jazz would take an easy win as they jumped to a 10-2 lead in the first three minutes on Wednesday, you wouldn’t be alone. It even occurred to the team, not so much because of the score, but because of the way … Read more

Have you seen this? Looks like Kyle Kuzma shrunk in the wash

Have you seen this? Looks like Kyle Kuzma has shrunk in the wax (The Crossover, Twitter) Estimated reading time: 1-2 minutes YARN WORLD – There’s no denying that Kyle Kuzma is a Utah legend. His numerous achievements at the University of Utah saw him chosen as the 27th pick in the 2017 NBA draft, and … Read more

NFL defensive major Michael Strahan will be the next space tourist

NEW YORK – “Good Morning America” ​​co-host Michael Strahan is going to the room next month. Strahan, who turned 50 on Sunday, will join Laura Shepard Churchley, the eldest daughter of astronaut Alan Shepard, on the December 9 mission aboard the New Shepard, a spacecraft named after her father and the first American in space. … Read more

How RSL eliminated Seattle from the MLS Cup playoffs without a single shot

Aaron Herrera of Real Salt Lake, left, grabs the jersey of Brad Smith of Seattle Sounders as Smith races for the ball during the second half of a first-round MLS football game on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 in Seattle. (Ted S. Warren, Associated Press) Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes SANDY — Dead. taxes. Real Salt … Read more

Locals in the NFL, Week 11: Kyle Van Noy, Tyler Huntley pair up in pair of wins

New England Patriots middle linebacker Kyle Van Noy (53) walks into the end zone after intercepting for a touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons during the bottom half of an NFL football game, Thursday, November 18, 2021, in Atlanta. The New England Patriots won 25-0. (Brynn Anderson, Associated Press) Estimated reading time: 8-9 minutes AROUND THE … Read more

‘It just goes to show how hard we’ve worked’: BYU enters AP Top 25 at number 18 after 4-0 start

BYU security guard Alex Barcello (13) dribbles past Central Methodists’ Jonathan Brown during an NCAA game at the Marriott Center in Provo on Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021. (Shafkat Anowar, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes PROVO — At first glance, BYU basketball’s 97-61 victory over NAIA team Central Methodist was not a big deal. … Read more

9 Beautifully Illustrated Books to Help Your Child Practice Gratitude

Thanksgiving is about more than a plate of turkey, stuffing, and mashed potatoes — it’s about expressing gratitude. And if reading books can help children develop empathy, reading about thanking can certainly help them develop an attitude of gratitude. (Evgenia Grande, Shutterstock) Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes TURKEY CITY – Thanksgiving is about more than … Read more

BYU basketball enters AP Top 25 at number 18 after 4-0 start

BYU security guard Alex Barcello (13) dribbles past Central Methodists’ Jonathan Brown during an NCAA game at the Marriott Center in Provo on Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021. (Shafkat Anowar, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes PROVO — At first glance, BYU basketball’s 97-61 victory over NAIA team Central Methodist was not a big deal. … Read more

Have you seen this? Be surprised with super smooth skimboard stunt

The timing, coordination and skills are amazing. (SportNation via YouTube) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes THE WATER — Sports stunts are a regular feature of “Have You Seen This?” Just when we think all the sports stunts are done, another one pops up to amaze and entertain us. And here we are again, in the … Read more

Runnin’ Utes beats Tulsa 72-58 to win Sunshine Slam tournament; Carlson MVP

Utah’s Rollie Worster, 25, prepares for a shot against two Tulsa defenders during the Sunshine Slam tournament in Daytona Beach, Florida on Nov. 21, 2021. (Utah Athletics) Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — The Runnin’ Utes return home with some hardware. After a stint of two games in as many days in … Read more