09222017

VIDEO: Brandon Davies breaks it down with groomsmen (former BYU athletes) at his wedding

Brandon Davies’ wedding this past weekend brought past Cougar athletes together as well as made for an entertaining dance routine. As Davies groomsmen, former BYU teammates Jimmer Fredette and Charles Abouo joined Davies for a dance, [...]

Tyler Haws ‘proving’ his worth to Utah Jazz and other NBA teams

Former BYU basketball star Tyler Haws has been on the road practicing with NBA teams and trying to catch the coaches’ eye. Following his Monday morning workout with his home-state team, the Utah Jazz, Haws says he is out to prove [...]

Kyle Van Noy accidentally switches laptops with Traverse Mountain Elementary’s principal

LEHI — It turns out that accidentally switching computers with a stranger in the airport security line can be a good thing. Former BYU linebacker Kyle Van Noy unknowingly exchanged laptops with the woman in front of him in the airport security [...]

From PG to shining sea: Former Viking CJ Wilcox is palming his NBA career with the Los Angeles Clippers

Last June, former Pleasant Grove High star CJ Wilcox became the first Utah Valley native to be drafted in the first round of the NBA draft after a stellar career at the University of Washington. Utah Valley Magazine caught up with CJ the day [...]

Jimmer signs with New Orleans Pelicans

  Former BYU sharpshooter Jimmer Fredette will join the New Orleans Pelicans according to ESPN senior reporter Marc Stein, who was the first of many media outlets to reporting on Jimmer’s latest NBA stop. Stein reports that Jimmer [...]

No surprise — Jazz didn’t get Jabari Parker

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#FreeJimmer: 5 possible free agency destinations for Fredette

On July 1st Jimmer Fredette will finally be free — a free agent to be specific. After three long frustrating seasons with the Sacramento Kings along with a short stint at the end of the bench for the Chicago Bulls, Fredette will get to pick [...]

Bruce Summerhays and BYU’s Parkinson linked by golf and church service

The decision to serve a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was not automatic for Joe Parkinson, but after some consideration, he made the choice to put down the golf clubs and leave his home in Utah to share his beliefs [...]

Jabari Parker chooses to enter 2014 NBA draft

Duke basketball star Jabari Parker has decided to enter the 2014 NBA draft. “I’m still going to be a part of the Duke program no matter what,” Parker said in an interview with Sports Illustrated. “I know it’s [...]

Karl Malone hilarious in TV spot

Former Weber State All-American Damian Lillard, now a rising NBA star with the Portland Trailblazers, stars in a newly-released Adidas commercial featuring athletic greats who “never won a ring.” The commercial concludes with a [...]

Being Mrs. Jimmer: Whitney Fredette talks basketball, Bulls and boy bands

Jimmer Fredette should have been in a boy band. Never mind that he was the leading scorer in all of NCAA Division I basketball during his senior season at Brigham Young University. Never mind that he earned every major college national player [...]

The high price of playing college football for Luke Staley

Football used to be such a simple sport. The ballcarrier ran the ball into a wall of mammoth defenders; got knocked around, twisted and folded into weird positions, heard strange popping sounds and ringing in his ears — and then he got up [...]

Luke Staley today: Family, food and photos

In 2001, Luke Staley was the Jimmer Fredette of Provo. He was a consensus All American and Doak Walker winner (best college football running back). He also led BYU to a 12-0 start that year and a national ranking along with his partner-in-crime [...]

Jimmer takes his show to the Windy City

On Sunday, March 2, Jimmer Fredette signed to play with the Chicago Bulls for the remainder of the NBA season. Read more about the deal here.

Fredette gets No. 32 back after signing with the Chicago Bulls Sunday morning

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Fans wonder what’s next for Jimmer after buyout from Kings announced

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Mormon Olympian Kate Hansen helps Jimmy Kimmel ‘tweet wolf’

SOCHI, Russia — A lone wolf took to the Olympic village in Sochi Wednesday — or at least that is what everyone thought after Mormon Olympian Kate Hansen tweeted a video of a “wolf” leisurely walking through the hallway.   Wolf [...]

Davies signs with Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia, P.A. — Former BYU basketball player and Provo native Brandon Davies signed with the Philadephia 76ers Monday. Davies had played in the 2013 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas with the Los Angeles Clippers. On Oct. 21st, the Clippers [...]

Tour of Utah rolls into Payson

Australian Lachlan Morton cruised to a career-changing victory on the latest leg of The Tour of Utah as it rolled into Payson Thursday afternoon to cheers and ringing cowbells. Racers traveled more than 119 miles on the route from Richfield [...]

Go with your Guthrie: Pleasant Grove feather royally happy to pitch for Kansas City

Jeremy Guthrie, now a 10-year Major League veteran, got his feet on the mound with a collegiate start at BYU (his most vivid memories involve The Creamery) before serving an LDS mission in Spain and transferring to Stanford. This 34-year-old [...]