BOBCATS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BOBCATS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NBA: Al Jefferson has helped Bobcats change losing culture http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57764035-77/bobcats-clifford-jefferson-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57764035-77/bobcats-clifford-jefferson-team.html.csp">NBA: Al Jefferson has helped Bobcats change losing culture</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE REED</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T16:45:38.668-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Charlotte, N.C. • Al Jefferson isn’t surprised the Bobcats are on the brink of clinching an NBA playoff spot. And the veteran center doesn’t think this Charlotte team is a one-year wonder. “We’ve got a long way to go, but we can be one of the elite teams in the East,” Jefferson said. When Jefferson signed a three-year, $40.5 million free agent contract last July he insisted he wasn’t coming to Charlotte just to collect a paycheck. He wanted to help change what’d become a losing culture. So far, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577640352014-04-03T16:45:38.668-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-03T16:45:38.668-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57764035@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:45:38 MDT Around the NBA: The unstoppable Spurs keep rolling http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57753051-77/games-nba-record-spurs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57753051-77/games-nba-record-spurs.html.csp">Around the NBA: The unstoppable Spurs keep rolling</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JON KRAWCZYNSKI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T23:26:13.388-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 11:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Injuries, age, even haunted hotel rooms. None of that has been enough to stop the San Antonio Spurs machine. The Spurs dismantled the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday night. It was another unyielding effort in the second game of a back-to-back and ran their winning streak to 17 in a row, which tied a franchise record. They’ve weathered injuries to Manu Ginobili, Danny Green and Kawhi Leonard, haven’t seen age slow Tim Duncan or Ginobili and even overcame a scare at the Claremont Resort in Berkle...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577530512014-03-31T23:26:13.388-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-31T23:26:13.388-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57753051@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 23:26:13 MDT 1A girls’ basketball: Panguitch, Bryce Valley to play for title Saturday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57581517-190/panguitch-valley-bryce-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57581517-190/panguitch-valley-bryce-game.html.csp">1A girls’ basketball: Panguitch, Bryce Valley to play for title Saturday</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-21T23:15:33.122-06:00">Updated Feb 21, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Richfield • Class 1A girls’ basketball fans might be spelling dynasty “Panguitch” for more than a few years. The unbeaten Bobcats, who don’t have a senior on their roster, dominated Rich 51-20 in Friday’s state tournament semifinals and figure to be a heavy favorite going into Saturday’s 5 p.m. title game at the Sevier Valley Center against surprising Garfield County rival Bryce Valley. Consider just two facts from what is proving to be an amazing Panguitch season. The Bobcats’ lowest victory ma...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57581517@www.sltrib.com Fri, 21 Feb 2014 23:15:33 MDT Prep girls’ basketball: Skyline beats Sky View in 4A playoff opener http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57593292-190/eagles-view-skyline-sky.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57593292-190/eagles-view-skyline-sky.html.csp">Prep girls’ basketball: Skyline beats Sky View in 4A playoff opener</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By bubba brown</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-24T23:31:02.203-06:00">Updated Feb 24, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Sky View girls’ basketball team’s shots weren’t falling. They clanked off the rim, or the backboard, or sometimes didn’t touch anything at all. Skyline’s confidence mounted as the Bobcats’ frustration visibly grew. The swagger was back. That much was evident as the No. 3 seed Eagles used a run late in the first half to steal momentum and beat the second-seeded Bobcats, 56-47, in the first round of the Class 4A state tournament Monday. “When we started to get momentum, it seemed like they co...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57593292@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Feb 2014 23:31:02 MDT