GRIFFIN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/GRIFFIN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Plans for tonight: Delta Spirit flies high http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58533487-66/com-http-www-delta.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58533487-66/com-http-www-delta.html.csp">Plans for tonight: Delta Spirit flies high</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-20T13:35:01.715-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 01:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">• L.A. rock band together Pangea headlines the Caravan of Stars Tour, which lands at Kilby Court, 741 S. Kilby Court (330 West), Salt Lake City. Opening: Mozes & The Firstborn, The Memories, AJ Davila y Terror Amor. Show starts at 7. Tickets are $12, at 24Tix. • Grammy Award-winning folksinger/songwriter Patty Griffin performs at The Depot, 400 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. Opening act: John Fullbright. Show starts at 8. Tickets are $25, at Smith’s Tix. • Americana/indie-rock band Delta Sp...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58533487@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:35:01 MDT Trevor Booker and Blake Griffin scuffle after hard foul http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58534897-62/booker-griffin-foul-jazz.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58534897-62/booker-griffin-foul-jazz.html.csp">Trevor Booker and Blake Griffin scuffle after hard foul</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-18T00:33:32.867-06:00">Updated Oct 18, 2014 12:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Trevor Booker was surprised by the call. In the third quarter of Saturday night’s preseason game against the Clippers, the Jazz forward fouled Blake Griffin hard to stop a fast-break dunk.But Booker wasn’t surprised things got heated after that.“Not really,” Booker said. “Because it was him. We have our history.”Booker and Griffin have tangled before, while Booker played for the Washington Wizards. And Booker has called for Griffin to be suspended.On Saturday, Griffin took exceptio...</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> 58534897@www.sltrib.com Sat, 18 Oct 2014 00:33:32 MDT Booker injures ankle in scuffle with Griffin http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58536279-77/booker-griffin-game-jazz.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58536279-77/booker-griffin-game-jazz.html.csp">Booker injures ankle in scuffle with Griffin</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Aaron Falk</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-19T00:16:46.186-06:00">Updated Oct 19, 2014 12:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Trevor Booker was surprised by the referee’s decision. In the third quarter of Saturday night’s preseason loss to the Clippers, the Jazz forward fouled Blake Griffin hard to stop a fast-break dunk, and the act was deemed to be flagrant. But Booker wasn’t necessarily surprised by what happened next. “Not really,” he said, “because it was him. We have our history.” When Booker was in Washington, he tangled with Griffin and had previously called for the league to suspend the L.A. All-...</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> 58536279@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:16:46 MDT Utah Jazz: Rookie guard Exum shows potential in preseason http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58534140-87/exum-jazz-0-0-booker.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58534140-87/exum-jazz-0-0-booker.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Rookie guard Exum shows potential in preseason</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Aaron Falk</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-18T19:28:23.238-06:00">Updated Oct 18, 2014 07:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Before tipoff Friday night, Clippers coach Doc Rivers was asked for his opinion of Jazz rookie Dante Exum. The point guard had struggled in the teams’ meeting earlier in the week. His inexperience showed when he was tricked into committing a couple cheap fouls. His lack of strength proved a problem when the Clippers bullied him around, forcing him to commit eight turnovers. Still, Rivers came away impressed with Exum. “I like him a lot. I was just talking about him,” Rivers said. “...</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> 58534140@www.sltrib.com Sat, 18 Oct 2014 19:28:23 MDT NFL: Washington’s Robert Griffin III returns to practice http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58525367-77/griffin-practice-washington-iii.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58525367-77/griffin-practice-washington-iii.html.csp">NFL: Washington’s Robert Griffin III returns to practice</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-15T23:36:46.128-06:00">Updated Oct 15, 2014 11:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ashburn, Va. • Robert Griffin III returned to practice Wednesday for Washington, throwing passes in individual and one-on-one drills in his first such work since he dislocated his left ankle in Week 2. Griffin wore cleats with high ankle support and looked a bit rusty. His first pass hit fullback Darrel Young on the back of the shin, but he also had some good throws during the one-on-ones when defensive backs were covering receivers. Griffin took the first snap in each of the drills early in the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585253672014-10-15T23:36:46.128-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-15T23:36:46.128-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58525367@www.sltrib.com Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:36:46 MDT Utah Jazz notes: Derrick Favors works to extend game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58518161-77/favors-jazz-shots-coach.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58518161-77/favors-jazz-shots-coach.html.csp">Utah Jazz notes: Derrick Favors works to extend game</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Aaron Falk</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-13T23:21:10.546-06:00">Updated Oct 13, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">You know what Blake Griffin can do in the air. But over the last few years, the former Slam Dunk champion has worked to add a respectable mid-range game. This season, Griffin piqued interest (and maybe some fear) around the league when he told reporters he’s been honing his 3-point shot. Jazz forward Derrick Favors, who was tasked with guarding Griffin at times Monday night, isn’t stepping behind the arc just yet. But Favors has also tried to extend his shooting range. “I knew I could make shots...</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> 58518161@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Oct 2014 23:21:10 MDT Derrick Favors looking to extend his jump-shot range http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58517122-62/hood-favors-shots-jazz.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58517122-62/hood-favors-shots-jazz.html.csp">Derrick Favors looking to extend his jump-shot range</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-14T16:07:54.288-06:00">Updated Oct 14, 2014 04:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Everybody knows what Blake Griffin can do in the air.But over the last few years, the former Slam Dunk champion has worked to add a respectable mid-range game. This season, Griffin has piqued interest (and maybe some fear) around by saying he’s working on his 3-point shot.Jazz forward Derrick Favors, who will have to try to defend Griffin at times tonight when Utah hosts the Clippers in preseason action, isn’t stepping behind the arc just yet.But Favors has also tried to extend his shooting rang...</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> 58517122@www.sltrib.com Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:07:54 MDT NFL: RG3 does agility drills during Washington’s practice http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58500922-77/washington-practice-agility-drills.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58500922-77/washington-practice-agility-drills.html.csp">NFL: RG3 does agility drills during Washington’s practice</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-08T22:20:45.283-06:00">Updated Oct 8, 2014 10:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ashburn, Va. • Robert Griffin III is taking part in agility drills at Washington’s practice as he works his way back from a dislocated ankle. Griffin took part in stretching with his teammates Wednesday, then went to an adjacent field and worked out with other injured players. It was the first time he has remained with the team beyond the stretching portion of a regular practice since he was hurt in Week 2. He appeared to move well, high-stepping and moving laterally through a ladder drill. Grif...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585009222014-10-08T22:20:45.283-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-08T22:20:45.283-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58500922@www.sltrib.com Wed, 08 Oct 2014 22:20:45 MDT Tribune Photo of the Day - October 01, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58479332-227/leaves-snow-photo-staff.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58479332-227/leaves-snow-photo-staff.html.csp">Tribune Photo of the Day - October 01, 2014</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T22:50:02.402-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 10:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Steve Griffin | The Salt Lake TribuneSnow covers the high peaks above Alta, Utah as the fall leaves hang onto their colors Wednesday, October 1, 2014.</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> 58479332@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 22:50:02 MDT Tribune Photo of the Day - September 16, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58422635-227/maverikcenter-westvalley-fivefingerdeathpunch-photo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58422635-227/maverikcenter-westvalley-fivefingerdeathpunch-photo.html.csp">Tribune Photo of the Day - September 16, 2014</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T23:02:03.07-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 11:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Steve Griffin | The Salt Lake TribuneVocalist Ivan Mood performs during the Five Finger Death Punch concert at Maverik Center in West Valley City, Utah Tuesday, September 16, 2014.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. 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