HOCKEY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HOCKEY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) College hockey: BYU, Utah, USU, Weber to face off in Wasatch Cup http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58161035-77/team-tournament-utah-cup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58161035-77/team-tournament-utah-cup.html.csp">College hockey: BYU, Utah, USU, Weber to face off in Wasatch Cup</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tierra Smith </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T17:36:28.041-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">College hockey bragging rights in the Beehive State can now be claimed, thanks to the formation of the Wasatch Cup, a tournament that will feature BYU, Utah, Utah State and Weber State. The debut of the annual tournament is scheduled for Jan. 30-31, 2015 at the Salt lake City Sports Complex. The tournament site will rotate between the four school every year. The tournament matchups will be decided by the third ACHA West Ranking, to be released on Dec. 15. The highest-ranked team will play the ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58161035@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:36:28 MDT Hockey: Utah Grizzlies sign defenseman Folkes for new ECHL season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58134554-77/season-grizzlies-folkes-branham.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58134554-77/season-grizzlies-folkes-branham.html.csp">Hockey: Utah Grizzlies sign defenseman Folkes for new ECHL season</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T22:39:06.442-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 10:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City • The Utah Grizzlies have signed defenseman Mike Folkes for the 2014-15 season, general manager and coach Tim Branham announced Monday. Folkes, 25, enters his second season in professional hockey. Last year, he had one goal and three assists in 44 games for the Grizzlies. “Mike is a character player and person,” said Branham. “His work ethic and determination is exactly what I look for when recruiting. He will play a major role this season.” In college, Folkes played at Carleton...</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> 58134554@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:39:06 MDT Sports briefs: USC football, basketball players to get 4-year deals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58105158-77/players-usc-basketball-football.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58105158-77/players-usc-basketball-football.html.csp">Sports briefs: USC football, basketball players to get 4-year deals</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T22:45:01.718-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 10:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">college athletics • Southern California athletic director Pat Haden announced Monday that the school will now offer four-year scholarships to scholarship players on the football team and in the men’s and women’s basketball programs. The policy, which becomes effective July 1, represents a change from USC’s current practice of offering players in those sports one-year renewable scholarships. Haden said USC is taking the action in the hopes of helping to lead the effort “to refocus on student-ath...</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> 58105158@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 22:45:01 MDT Hasek expected to headline Hockey Hall of Fame class http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58099950-77/hall-fame-hasek-hockey.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58099950-77/hall-fame-hasek-hockey.html.csp">Hasek expected to headline Hockey Hall of Fame class</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T16:37:12.226-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 04:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toronto • Dominik Hasek was still playing hockey a few years ago at age 46. He put on his goalie pads for the final time Feb. 27, 2011, in Russia’s KHL. At the age of 49, “the Dominator” is expected to be part of the class of 2014 at the Hockey Hall of Fame, which will be announced Monday. “For me it’s a no-brainer,” former Buffalo Sabres coach Lindy Ruff said earlier this year. Hasek, a six-time Vezina Trophy winner, won one Stanley Cup as a starter with the Detroit Red Wings in 2002, then spli...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580999502014-06-24T16:37:12.226-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-24T16:37:12.226-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58099950@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:37:12 MDT Kragthorpe: Trevor Lewis might bring Stanley Cup back to Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58017770-77/lewis-cup-kings-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58017770-77/lewis-cup-kings-utah.html.csp">Kragthorpe: Trevor Lewis might bring Stanley Cup back to Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-02T22:00:05.086-06:00">Updated Jun 2, 2014 10:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ryan Flink and Tad Cannon are staging Brighton High School hockey reunions again, meeting to watch the Los Angeles Kings in the NHL playoffs. Whatever credit anyone will give them for Trevor Lewis’ development, they’ll gladly take. They like to describe him as their “little protégé,” even if it already was becoming clear during Lewis’ freshman year at Brighton that he was going places in the sport. And here he is, skating in another improbable quest for the Stanley Cup. The Kings open the fina...</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> 58017770@www.sltrib.com Mon, 02 Jun 2014 22:00:05 MDT