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Utah Jazz Twitter reactions: ‘Mitchell Donovan’ leads win over Houston Rockets, James Harden called for a travel

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Jazz avoided a first-round sweep on Monday night, winning 107-91 over the Houston Rockets to force a Game 5. In the fourth quarter, Donovan Mitchell found his groove with two back-to-back 3-pointers, scoring 19 in the fourth quarter. At one point, TNT’s Marv Albert called h


BYU basketball: Jake Toolson to return to BYU as graduate transfer from Utah Valley

Jake Toolson will end his college career where it began: at BYU. The senior Utah Valley sharpshooter has committed to follow Mark Pope to Provo as a graduate transfer, Jeff Goodman reported Tuesday night, despite earlier reporting that BYU was not on Toolson’s list of considerations. Goodman said To


Photos: Post Malone buys Subaru at Utah dealership

SALT LAKE CITY — Post Malone bought a new car in Salt Lake City last week, and the dealership is sharing photos from the musician’s visit. “We appreciate his business but more than that we appreciate him being so kind and generous,” a Facebook post from Nate Wade Subaru said. “Post Malone took the t


Utah State hires Weber State athletic director Jerry Bovee as deputy AD

After 10 years as athletic director at Weber State University, Jerry Bovee is on his way back to Utah State University. USU announced Tuesday that Bovee would return to Logan in June as assistant vice president and deputy athletics director for external affairs at USU.


Utah man accused of defrauding state of Montana

A 31-year-old Utah man is accused of defrauding the state of Montana of more than $7,000. Logan P. Nave is charged with felony counts of theft and making false claims to a public agency.


Updated report moves Utah 37 spots for cutting licensing red tape to increase employment opportunities, support state’s growing economy

Governor Gary R. Herbert stated that thanks to collaborative efforts by the Utah State Legislature and Executive Branch, Utah’s ranking of occupational licensing burden in the United States saw a massive decrease, down from 13th to 50th nationwide.


Six motorcycle fatalities reported in Utah so far this year; drivers and riders urged to be cautious

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — With a record number of motorcycle deaths in Utah in 2018, law enforcement worries this year will bring even more devastating numbers. Last year, 47 people died on motorcycles in Utah. Retired law-enforcement officer Aaron Zimmer is lucky he wasn’t one of them.


Some Utah parents angry at farm supply company that blocked road near schools

OGDEN — Some parents in Ogden say a farm supply company is risking their kids' safety. After the Intermountain Farmers Association recently blocked access to a roadway on property it owns, about a dozen people gathered Monday to protest the move that they say forces students and faculty to instead n


In his first move as Utah’s new gymnastics coach, Tom Farden promotes Carly Dockendorf to assistant coach

Utah gymnastics coach Tom Farden didn’t waste any time filling the vacancy created when co-head coach Megan Marsden retired on Monday, announcing on Tuesday that Carly Dockendorf had been promoted to assistant coach.


Utah man accused of kidnapping, raping child, forcing her into prostitution

SALT LAKE CITY (KUTV) — A Davis County is accused of kidnapping a 16-year-old girl, raping her, and trying to sell her to truckers for sex during a road trip from Utah to Colorado.


Utah man accused of abusing 3-year-old girl

OGDEN — An Ogden man previously convicted of assault was arrested Monday after a 3-year-old girl was taken to a hospital with "severe bruising" and a brain bleed, according to police.


Utah man charged with kidnapping, sex trafficking teen in foster care

DAVIS COUNTY, Utah (ABC4 News) - A Davis County man has been charged with kidnapping, rape and sex trafficking after a teen from Utah ended up in a Colorado hospital in 2017 saying the man had repeatedly sexually assaulted her, raped her and then tried to force her into prostitution.


The Small Restaurant Hiding In The Middle Of The Utah Desert That’s So Worth The Journey

There’s no shortage when it comes to great restaurants in Utah, but sometimes we’re surprised by little hidden gems. The next time you’re in Southern Utah, you’ll want to head to Ivins, where you’ll find this little restaurant hiding in the middle of the desert. Check out Xetava Gardens Cafe:


Utah rivers are running ‘high, cold and fast’ because of snow melt. 3 of them are at risk of flooding.

Huntsville • There are 150 sandbags between Wayne Hill’s family cabin and the Ogden River. During the next week or so, he expects he and his neighbors will deploy a thousand more to protect their small neighborhood along the river’s banks.


Mitch Wishnowky | Utah, P - 2019 NFL Draft

It remains the staple audio alternative for NFL personnel to know potential prospects. Go-one-on-one with Utah standout Mitch Wishnowsky on the College2Pro Players Platform Show.


Can The Utah Jazz Pull Off The Impossible 0-3 Comeback?

The simple answer to whether or not the Utah Jazz can completely erase their 0-3 series deficit to the Houston Rockets is probably, "No." But thanks to Monday's Game 4 win, in which the Jazz used a 31-12 fourth quarter to win 107-91, the "probably" qualifier is necessary.


Utah’s Barton brothers finished their senior season together. Now they face the NFL draft.

As a mother of four children who have played a variety of sports, Mikki Barton has attended several hundred events in all kinds of venues. What's missing from her list? An NFL game.


Houston takes 3-1 lead into game 5 against Utah

Utah Jazz (50-32, fifth in the Western Conference during the regular season) vs. Houston Rockets (53-29, fourth in the Western Conference during the regular season) WESTERN CONFERENCE FIRST ROUND: Houston leads series 3-1.


Donovan Mitchell is first Utah player to record consecutive 30-point games in playoffs since Karl Malone in 1998

The Jazz were danger of being eliminated from this season’s playoffs on Tuesday night. After dropping the first three games of their first round series against the Houston Rockets, Utah was on the verge of being swept. However, thanks to a second consecutive 30-point performance from Donovan Mitchel


Will the Utah Jazz make this a series?

THANK YOU! Man, playoff basketball is so much more enjoyable when the Jazz win, am I right? I’d rather pretend like games 1 and 2 didn't even happen. Utah’s defensive tactics bombed and they were embarrassing blowouts. Quin Snyder made some adjustments when the series shifted to Salt Lake.