FISHER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FISHER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Chiefs scrambling to protect Smith http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58234784-77/chiefs-tackle-fisher-starting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58234784-77/chiefs-tackle-fisher-starting.html.csp">Chiefs scrambling to protect Smith</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVE SKRETTA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T23:25:02.696-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 11:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Joseph, Mo. • The presumptive favorite to win the starting right guard spot with the Kansas City Chiefs worked out with the third team on Monday. The guy who is challenging him for the spot slid over to center during another portion of the workout. Rishaw Johnson and Zach Fulton are just the start of the offensive line shuffle. After watching three linemen who started last season depart in free agency — all within hours of each other — the Chiefs are trying to cobble together some sort of pr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582347842014-07-28T23:25:02.696-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T23:25:02.696-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234784@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:25:02 MDT Appeals court: Texas can use race in admissions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58187704-68/court-appeals-race-admissions.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58187704-68/court-appeals-race-admissions.html.csp">Appeals court: Texas can use race in admissions</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WILL WEISSERT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T15:35:10.689-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 03:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Austin, Texas • A federal appeals court panel ruled Tuesday that the University of Texas can continue using race in its undergraduate admissions, a year after the U.S. Supreme Court sent the case back to a lower court. A 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel ruled 2-1 that barring the university from using race would hurt diversity on campus. The ruling came in a lawsuit filed in 2008 by Abigail Fisher, who is white and was denied admission. “We are persuaded that to deny UT Austin its limited...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581877042014-07-15T15:35:10.689-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T15:35:10.689-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58187704@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:35:10 MDT Hop to it: Plant what you need to brew beer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58156658-223/says-beer-hops-brewing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58156658-223/says-beer-hops-brewing.html.csp">Hop to it: Plant what you need to brew beer</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DEAN FOSDICK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T21:41:42.08-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 09:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">You don’t need a garden to succeed as a home brewer, but growing your own ingredients is a flavorful step up. Much of the creativity involved in crafting a custom-made beer starts with the plants you select. “The modern palate pretty much demands some hops in beer, but beyond that, there’s a lot of choices available,” says Dennis Fisher, an organic farmer from Winterport, Maine. Fisher, who with his brother Joe wrote a popular reference book for beginners, “The Homebrewer’s Garden” (Storey Publ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581566582014-07-08T21:41:42.08-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-08T21:41:42.08-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58156658@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 21:41:42 MDT Knicks hire Kurt Rambis as associate head coach http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58156704-77/coach-rambis-lakers-knicks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58156704-77/coach-rambis-lakers-knicks.html.csp">Knicks hire Kurt Rambis as associate head coach</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T17:26:25.983-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 05:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The New York Knicks have hired Kurt Rambis as associate head coach, reuniting him with former teammate and head coach Derek Fisher. Knicks president Phil Jackson made the announcement on Monday. Rambis and Fisher played 10 seasons together with the Los Angeles Lakers. He spent 13 seasons on the Lakers bench, including seven under Jackson. Jackson says, “The three of us are similar in our philosophies and our approach to the game.” Rambis was part of eight NBA title teams with the Lake...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581567042014-07-08T17:26:25.983-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-08T17:26:25.983-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58156704@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:26:25 MDT NBA notes: Knicks hire Derek Fisher as coach http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58053397-77/coach-nba-fisher-basketball.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58053397-77/coach-nba-fisher-basketball.html.csp">NBA notes: Knicks hire Derek Fisher as coach</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-10T23:21:01.726-06:00">Updated Jun 10, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The New York Knicks hired Derek Fisher as their new coach on Tuesday, with Phil Jackson turning to one of his most trustworthy former players. Just days after finishing his 18th season, Fisher was tabbed to replace Mike Woodson, whom Jackson fired after the season in his first major move as team president. Fisher won five championships playing for Jackson with the Los Angeles Lakers and was known for his knack for hitting clutch postseason shots while playing an NBA-record 259 playo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580533972014-06-10T23:21:01.726-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-10T23:21:01.726-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58053397@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jun 2014 23:21:01 MDT NBA notes: Derek Fisher reportedly agrees to coach Knicks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58047547-77/fisher-jordan-season-knicks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58047547-77/fisher-jordan-season-knicks.html.csp">NBA notes: Derek Fisher reportedly agrees to coach Knicks</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-09T22:28:29.434-06:00">Updated Jun 9, 2014 10:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York •Derek Fisher has agreed to become the next coach of the New York Knicks and will be introduced at a news conference Tuesday morning, a person familiar with the situation said. The Knicks did not confirm the hiring, other than saying they were planning a “major announcement.” The 39-year-old Fisher just completed his 18th season, finishing his career with the Oklahoma City Thunder. He played under Knicks President Phil Jackson with the Los Angeles Lakers, and helped that franchise win ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580475472014-06-09T22:28:29.434-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-09T22:28:29.434-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58047547@www.sltrib.com Mon, 09 Jun 2014 22:28:29 MDT NBA notes: Knicks’ Phil Jackson fined $25K for tampering http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58019472-77/nba-sterling-fisher-jackson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58019472-77/nba-sterling-fisher-jackson.html.csp">NBA notes: Knicks’ Phil Jackson fined $25K for tampering</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-02T22:21:01.729-06:00">Updated Jun 2, 2014 10:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York Knicks President Phil Jackson has been fined $25,000 by the NBA for a tampering violation involving veteran guard Derek Fisher. Jackson told reporters last week that Fisher is “on my list of guys that could be very good candidates” to coach the Knicks next season. Because Fisher is under contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder, that was deemed to be in violation of league rules. The Thunder were eliminated from the Western Conference finals on Saturday night. Fisher is widely expected t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580194722014-06-02T22:21:01.729-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-02T22:21:01.729-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58019472@www.sltrib.com Mon, 02 Jun 2014 22:21:01 MDT