GOLDEN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/GOLDEN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Weber State signs two junior college players http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57837016-77/college-junior-players-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57837016-77/college-junior-players-season.html.csp">Weber State signs two junior college players</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T16:03:11.147-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 04:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ogden • Weber State has signed two junior college players, coach Randy Rahe announced Friday. Chris Golden is a 6-foot-2 guard guard from Otero Junior (Colo.) College. Jaelyn Johnson-Coston is a 6-foot-6 forward from Monroe (N.Y.) College. Both will play for the Wildcats next season and have two years of eligibility remaining. “We’re very excited about these players joining our program,” Rahe said. “They not only fit what we need on the court, but they are also both terrific fits for our program...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57837016@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:03:11 MDT NBA playoff matchups, schedules, TV info http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57830064-77/april-tbd-tnt-antonio.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57830064-77/april-tbd-tnt-antonio.html.csp">NBA playoff matchups, schedules, TV info</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T23:07:32.301-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 11:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">FIRST ROUND (Best-of-7) All Times MDT (x-if necessary) EASTERN CONFERENCE Indiana vs. Atlanta Saturday • Atlanta at Indiana, 5 p.m., ESPN Tuesday • Atlanta at Indiana, 5 p.m., TNT April 24 • Indiana at Atlanta, 5 p.m., NBATV April 26 • Indiana at Atlanta, noon, TNT x-April 28 • Atlanta at Indiana, 6 p.m., NBATV x-May 1 • Indiana at Atlanta, TBD x-May 3 • Atlanta at Indiana, TBD Miami vs. Charlotte Sunday • Charlotte at Miami, 1:30 p.m., Ch. 4 Wednesday • Charlotte at Miami, 5 p.m., TNT A...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578300642014-04-16T23:07:32.301-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T23:07:32.301-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57830064@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:07:32 MDT Warriors C Bogut undergoes rib X-rays http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57817560-77/bogut-warriors-games-rays.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57817560-77/bogut-warriors-games-rays.html.csp">Warriors C Bogut undergoes rib X-rays</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T23:46:27.359-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 11:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portland, Ore. • Golden State center Andrew Bogut underwent rib X-rays following the Warriors’ 119-117 overtime loss at Portland on Sunday night. Bogut did not play in overtime, but finished with two points and nine rebounds in nearly 32 minutes. The eight-year NBA veteran and former University of Utah standout, is averaging 7.4 points, 10 rebounds and 1.8 blocks in 66 games for Golden State this season. Results of the X-ray were not immediately available. Warriors coach Mark Jackson was taking ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578175602014-04-14T23:46:27.359-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-14T23:46:27.359-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57817560@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:46:27 MDT A look at the NBA playoff picture http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57802046-77/miami-nba-playoff-wednesday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57802046-77/miami-nba-playoff-wednesday.html.csp">A look at the NBA playoff picture</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM REYNOLDS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T16:27:45.977-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 04:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with seven days remaining in the regular season: ——— EAST UPDATE Frank Vogel had a good Wednesday. Indiana’s coach gave his starters a day off, watched his backups beat Milwaukee, and climbed back atop the Eastern Conference standings. Next stop: Miami, which lost at Memphis and is now a half-game behind the Pacers. The East rivals play Friday night in Miami with the winner getting the inside track to the No. 1 seed on that side of the bra...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578020462014-04-11T16:27:45.977-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T16:27:45.977-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57802046@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:27:45 MDT Utah Jazz notes: Dallas poses another big problem for Jazz http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57786593-87/golden-jazz-state-corbin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57786593-87/golden-jazz-state-corbin.html.csp">Utah Jazz notes: Dallas poses another big problem for Jazz</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T23:18:02.476-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 11:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Things don’t get any easier for the struggling Jazz. Coming off a 130-102 loss at Golden State, Utah returns to EnergySolutions Arena on Tuesday and plays Dallas, which is better offensively than the Warriors. The Mavericks rank eighth in the NBA in scoring (105.1) and shoot 38.5 percent from the 3-point line. Considering how Golden State shredded the Jazz’s defense, the task of slowing down Dallas seems daunting. Utah was within 10 early in the third quarter against the Warriors before collapsi...</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> 57786593@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 23:18:02 MDT Utah Jazz: Warriors complete season sweep of Jazz http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57783383-87/jazz-0-0-warriors-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57783383-87/jazz-0-0-warriors-utah.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Warriors complete season sweep of Jazz</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T17:15:38.307-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 05:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">They didn’t take them by surprise. As the Utah Jazz headed into Sunday night’s game in Oakland, Calif., they knew exactly what it would take to pull out a win against the Golden State Warriors. “It starts with Steph,” guard Alec Burks said of the Warriors’ All-Star point guard, Steph Curry. But Curry and his backcourt partner Klay Thompson did take the Jazz by storm. The so-called Splash Brothers — a duo Golden State coach Mark Jackson has called the best shooting backcourt in NBA history — put ...</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> 57783383@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:15:38 MDT ‘Golden Shears’ show highlights Utah stylists’ skills http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57765584-78/golden-beauty-hair-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57765584-78/golden-beauty-hair-lake.html.csp">‘Golden Shears’ show highlights Utah stylists’ skills</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T12:13:30.787-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 12:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Golden Shear Hair & Beauty Show on Saturday showcased the skills of stylists from Salt Lake County and surrounding areas. Sponsored by the Journeymen Barbers League, the show took place at the South Towne Expo Center. For more information on the show, go online to www.facebook.com/pages/2014-Golden-Shear-Hair-and-Beauty-Show/237520329705422.</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> 57765584@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 12:13:30 MDT Luhm: Jackson’s job as Golden State coach in jeopardy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57777187-77/coach-jackson-golden-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57777187-77/coach-jackson-golden-state.html.csp">Luhm: Jackson’s job as Golden State coach in jeopardy</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T18:07:11.47-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 06:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you connect the dots, the Jazz will play coach Mark Jackson’s Warriors for the final time Sunday night. Despite what appears to be another successful season — Golden State needs only three wins in its last six games to finish with 50 — Jackson’s future with the team is tenuous. Problem? The expectations of everyone in the Bay Area — especially owner Joe Lacob — shot through the rafters of Oracle Arena last spring after the Warriors won 47 regular-season games and upset Denver in the first ro...</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> 57777187@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 18:07:11 MDT Prep baseball: Mafi, Young power Maple Mountain to win over Murray http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57698977-190/mafi-maple-murray-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57698977-190/mafi-maple-murray-game.html.csp">Prep baseball: Mafi, Young power Maple Mountain to win over Murray</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="2014-03-18T23:48:24.043-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 11:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Murray • In the precious split-second before it was clear Jake Mafi’s liner would fall, he dropped the bat and began his sprint for first, eagerly following the ball’s flight. It fell in the green grass a moment later, well out of the reach of the oncoming center fielder. Maple Mountain finally had struck, snagging a two-run lead in the fourth inning of what had been a narrow pitchers’ duel. And it turned out to be all the Golden Eagles needed. “That’s, like, the best feeling when you know it’s ...</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> 57698977@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 23:48:24 MDT Utahns receive a pot of golden sunshine at St. Patrick’s Day Parade http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57686211-78/parade-patrick-saturday-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57686211-78/parade-patrick-saturday-utah.html.csp">Utahns receive a pot of golden sunshine at St. Patrick’s Day Parade</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T09:30:01.553-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 09:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s the best of both worlds for Utahns on Saturday: The luck of the Irish, with decidedly un-Irish weather. As scores of green-clad merrymakers descended on The Gateway mall in Salt Lake City’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Saturday brought blue skies and windbreaker-worthy temps that — with a minor interruption Monday — Utahns can expect to stick around for a while. The National Weather Service pegs Saturday’s high at 57 for Salt Lake City, with an overnight low of 37. That’s fairly typical...</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> 57686211@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 09:30:01 MDT After 37 years on lam, killer caught in Florida http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57685463-68/jones-keith-florida-escape.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57685463-68/jones-keith-florida-escape.html.csp">After 37 years on lam, killer caught in Florida</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CURT ANDERSON</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and SUZETTE LABOY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T20:24:09.659-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 08:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Deerfield Beach, Fla. • In the nearly 40 years after he escaped from the maximum-security military prison at Fort Leavenworth, convicted killer James Robert Jones carved out a new life for himself in Florida, living under an assumed name, getting married and working for an air conditioning company. It all came to an end this week when Jones — or Bruce Walter Keith, as the former Army private was known in Florida — was recaptured with the help of technology that was more sci-fi than reality when...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576854632014-03-15T20:24:09.659-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-15T20:24:09.659-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57685463@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 20:24:09 MDT March Madness: BYU playing the bubble waiting game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57670487-77/tournament-season-byu-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57670487-77/tournament-season-byu-game.html.csp">March Madness: BYU playing the bubble waiting game</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN MARSHALL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-13T16:48:35.948-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 04:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • Brigham Young put itself in the NCAA tournament conversation with a strong schedule and a good finish to the season. But after failing to get the West Coast Conference’s automatic bid, now all the Cougars can do is wait. “I think we should find ourselves in that tournament,” BYU guard Tyler Haws said. “This has been a challenging season, but I feel like our guys have come together and done enough to get in.” BYU (23-11) picked up some solid wins with one of the nation’s tougher sched...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576704872014-03-13T16:48:35.948-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-13T16:48:35.948-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57670487@www.sltrib.com Thu, 13 Mar 2014 16:48:35 MDT Letter: Reid bill could have backfired http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57643122-82/reid-bill-golden-rule.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57643122-82/reid-bill-golden-rule.html.csp">Letter: Reid bill could have backfired</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-07T01:01:03.968-06:00">Updated Mar 7, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If Sen. Stuart Reid’s favorite bill had passed, workers and their companies would be legally protected if they refused services to customers they believe are inferior (“Senators: Utah narrowly dodged Arizona’s fate on gay bias bill,” Tribune, Feb. 25). Under the “Golden Reid Rule,” they would be able to do unto others without concern for the consequences. Classifying discrimination as a form of religious freedom could play out in different ways. Take a former co-worker of mine. He wore his r...</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> 57643122@www.sltrib.com Fri, 07 Mar 2014 01:01:03 MDT