ROSTER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ROSTER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Jazz to sign free agent Dahntay Jones http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58444378-62/jones-jazz-roster-athletic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58444378-62/jones-jazz-roster-athletic.html.csp">Jazz to sign free agent Dahntay Jones</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-23T11:04:29.61-06:00">Updated Sep 23, 2014 11:04AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dahntay Jones has been a hard-nosed, rugged wing in the NBA for the last decade, one of the last decorated “Kobe stoppers.” He’s about to become a member of the Utah Jazz. How long he lasts in Salt Lake is up in the air. The former nemesis of Deron Williams — among other people — is expected to sign a training camp contract, provided that he passes a physical he took on Tuesday. He will become the 19th player on the Jazz roster heading into Training camp, which starts next Tuesday. The Jazz have...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58444378@www.sltrib.com Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:04:29 MDT NFL: Michael Sam’s 2nd chance comes on Cowboys’ practice squad http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58369061-77/sam-cowboys-dallas-defensive.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58369061-77/sam-cowboys-dallas-defensive.html.csp">NFL: Michael Sam’s 2nd chance comes on Cowboys’ practice squad</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCHUYLER DIXON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T22:51:04.453-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 10:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Irving, Texas • Michael Sam’s second chance will be with the Dallas Cowboys. Coach Jason Garrett said Wednesday that the league’s first openly gay player will be added to the practice roster. “We just want to give him a chance to come in and help our football team,” Garrett said. “That’s where our attention is (football). What people say outside the organization is up to them.” The Cowboys, who are seeking help with their pass rush because of injuries and the offseason release of franchise sacks...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583690612014-09-03T22:51:04.453-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T22:51:04.453-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58369061@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 22:51:04 MDT Jazz hopeful Bost looks to avoid return to Boise http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58325636-77/bost-jazz-guard-roster.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58325636-77/bost-jazz-guard-roster.html.csp">Jazz hopeful Bost looks to avoid return to Boise</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="2014-08-23T23:04:05.892-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 11:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There is a steep road near Dee Bost’s home in North Carolina, where he has spent his summer working out at his old high school, and he runs up it every day. “It goes straight up,” says Bost, the 24-year-old point guard. “It’s tough. I’m just trying to get my mind and body ready for Utah.” Here, he knows, another uphill battle awaits. With a month still to go before training camp begins, the Jazz have already started filling their fall roster, inking Bost and former Notre Dame standout Jack Coole...</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> 58325636@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 23:04:05 MDT NBA: Jazz sign free agent Jack Cooley http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58314395-77/nba-cooley-season-drew.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58314395-77/nba-cooley-season-drew.html.csp">NBA: Jazz sign free agent Jack Cooley</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">Staff and Wire Reports</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T21:53:01.959-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 09:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Jazz continue to build their training camp roster, signing former Notre Dame forward Jack Cooley on Tuesday. The 6-foot-9 Cooley averaged 13.1 points sand 10.1 rebounds a game during his final year in college. But rather than fight for a spot on an NBA roster through the D-League, he was lured overseas by an “unusually lucrative” deal and spent last season in Turkey. Cooley averaged 12.6 points and 6.9 boards a game for Trabzonspor of the Turkish Basketball League. But after a season abroad,...</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> 58314395@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:53:01 MDT Jazz sign former Notre Dame forward Jack Cooley http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58314560-62/cooley-jazz-forward-league.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58314560-62/cooley-jazz-forward-league.html.csp">Jazz sign former Notre Dame forward Jack Cooley</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="2014-08-19T21:52:45.467-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 09:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Jazz continue to build their training camp roster, signing former Notre Dame forward Jack Cooley on Tuesday.The 6-foot-9 Cooley averaged 13.1 points sand 10.1 rebounds a game during his final year in college. But rather than fight for a spot on an NBA roster through the D-League, he was lured overseas by an "unusually lucrative" deal and spent last season in Turkey. Cooley averaged 12.6 points and 6.9 boards a game for Trabzonspor of the Turkish Basketball League.You can read more about Cool...</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> 58314560@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:52:45 MDT Finding Holiday’s replacement a task http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304199-77/punt-broncos-receiver-return.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304199-77/punt-broncos-receiver-return.html.csp">Finding Holiday’s replacement a task</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:01:42.252-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Englewood, Colo. • For the past two years, one of the biggest questions facing the Denver Broncos was whether Trindon Holliday was going to return a kick to the end zone or turn it over. The Broncos got tired of watching him fumble and so in the offseason they parted ways with the fleet-footed return man who was equal parts electric and enigmatic with six TD returns and nine fumbles during his time in Denver. While a hamstring injury has sidelined Holliday with his new team, the New York Giants,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583041992014-08-16T23:01:42.252-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-16T23:01:42.252-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58304199@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:01:42 MDT Real Salt Lake: RSL ships Watson-Siriboe to NYCFC http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58285043-49/rsl-kreis-nycfc-siriboe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58285043-49/rsl-kreis-nycfc-siriboe.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: RSL ships Watson-Siriboe to NYCFC</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="2014-08-12T17:49:18.69-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 05:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Real Salt Lake needed a roster spot to be cleared in order to pave the way for incoming Designated Player Sebastian Jaime. On Monday, the club announced it vacated that spot for the 27-year-old Argentinian forward who signed with RSL last week. Defender Kwame Watson-Siriboe was traded to New York City FC for a fourth-round pick in the 2016 MLS SuperDraft. The 6-foot-3 27-year-old center back continued to work his way back from a season-ending ACL injury in June 2013 and now he joins former RS...</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> 58285043@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:49:18 MDT Atlanta’s Paul Millsap added to Team USA roster http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230489-77/team-millsap-atlanta-camp.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230489-77/team-millsap-atlanta-camp.html.csp">Atlanta’s Paul Millsap added to Team USA roster</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T17:36:09.937-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paul Millsap has long been one of the more underappreciated players in the NBA, a do-it-all forward who has toiled in anonymity while playing in Utah and Atlanta. Now he’s going to get a chance to really make a name for himself with Team USA. Millsap was invited to Team USA’s training camp Sunday, with chairman Jerry Colangelo hoping the Hawks forward’s versatility will help the team’s frontcourt that has been hurt by several high-profile withdrawals in recent weeks. “Paul has prior experience a...</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> 58230489@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:36:09 MDT