ROCKETS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ROCKETS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NBA capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57764123-77/points-games-rockets-dallas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57764123-77/points-games-rockets-dallas.html.csp">NBA capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T16:45:38.554-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">NETS 105, ROCKETS 96 NEW YORK • The Brooklyn Nets clinched a playoff berth by beating the Houston Rockets for the first time in eight years, getting 32 points from Joe Johnson in a 105-96 victory on Tuesday night. Shaun Livingston added 17 points for the Nets, who extended their home winning streak to 14 games, longest in their NBA history and tops in the league this season. They also pulled within 1½ games of Toronto and Chicago for the No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference. The Nets ended a 14-...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577641232014-04-03T16:45:38.554-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-03T16:45:38.554-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57764123@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:45:38 MDT Utah Jazz: Rockets trounce Jazz 124-86 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57695550-87/jazz-1-2-lucas-rockets.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57695550-87/jazz-1-2-lucas-rockets.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Rockets trounce Jazz 124-86</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="2014-03-18T09:38:20.202-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 09:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Houston • Rockets rookie Isaiah Canaan was dribbling out the final possession of a blowout Monday, the seconds on the clock ticking down to the end of another embarrassing loss for the Utah Jazz, when John Lucas III had had enough. The game had been decided long before Lucas checked in late in the third quarter, but Houston had kept firing, pushing its lead to as much as 41 late in the fourth. So with Canaan’s back turned, Lucas poked the ball away and dribbled it over the half-court line and to...</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> 57695550@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 09:38:20 MDT Seoul: NKorea test-fires 25 short-range rockets http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57691458-78/north-korea-korean-range.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57691458-78/north-korea-korean-range.html.csp">Seoul: NKorea test-fires 25 short-range rockets</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-16T20:34:41.921-06:00">Updated Mar 16, 2014 08:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seoul, South Korea • North Korea fired 25 short-range rockets into the sea off its east coast Sunday, South Korean officials said, in an apparent continuation of protests against ongoing U.S.-South Korean military drills. Such short-range rocket tests are usually considered routine, as opposed to North Korean long-range rocket or nuclear tests, which are internationally condemned as provocations. North Korea has conducted a string of similar short-range launches in recent weeks that have coincid...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576914582014-03-16T20:34:41.921-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-16T20:34:41.921-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57691458@www.sltrib.com Sun, 16 Mar 2014 20:34:41 MDT Israel says Iran behind shipment of seized rockets http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57656821-68/israel-rockets-iran-gaza.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57656821-68/israel-rockets-iran-gaza.html.csp">Israel says Iran behind shipment of seized rockets</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARIEL SCHALIT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-09T21:43:02.661-06:00">Updated Mar 9, 2014 09:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Eilat, Israel • Israel’s military said Sunday that a cargo ship it intercepted in the Red Sea last week carried 40 rockets with a range of up to 160 kilometers (100 miles). Israel has alleged the shipment was orchestrated by Iran and was intended for Islamic militants in Gaza, a claim denied by Iran and the rockets’ purported recipients. An Egyptian security official said Sunday the rockets also might have been intended for militants in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula, which borders Gaza. The official ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576568212014-03-09T21:43:02.661-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-09T21:43:02.661-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57656821@www.sltrib.com Sun, 09 Mar 2014 21:43:02 MDT Israel seizes Syrian rockets bound for Gaza http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57638647-68/israeli-rockets-ship-israel.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57638647-68/israeli-rockets-ship-israel.html.csp">Israel seizes Syrian rockets bound for Gaza</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ISABEL KERSHNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-05T20:12:44.723-06:00">Updated Mar 5, 2014 08:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jerusalem • Israeli naval commandos intercepted and boarded a civilian ship in the southern Red Sea early Wednesday, preventing an attempt to smuggle an Iranian shipment of advanced rockets destined for Gaza, according to senior Israeli officials. The ship, identified as the Klos-C, was seized in international waters between Eritrea and Sudan, approximately 1,000 miles from the port of Eilat, Israel’s most southern point. It was carrying Syrian-manufactured M-302 rockets with a range of about 1...</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> 57638647@www.sltrib.com Wed, 05 Mar 2014 20:12:44 MDT NASA astronauts tout the future of space exploration in Utah visit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57593023-78/space-rocket-atk-launch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57593023-78/space-rocket-atk-launch.html.csp">NASA astronauts tout the future of space exploration in Utah visit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sheena McFarland</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-27T21:31:57.128-06:00">Updated Feb 27, 2014 09:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah is once again at the center of spaceflight for NASA. ATK, a Magna-based aerospace company, is creating the solid rocket boosters and the launch-abort system for the new Space Launch System, which is the replacement for the shuttle program and is scheduled to launch in December 2017. Alex Priskos, NASA boosters manager for the SLS, and astronaut Tony Antonelli have spent the past two days talking with Utah college and elementary school students and the community about the new spacecraft. Th...</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> 57593023@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Feb 2014 21:31:57 MDT