ROSTER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ROSTER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah Jazz: Lakers beat Jazz as fringe players fight for roster spots http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58537503-87/0-0-jazz-1-2-jones.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58537503-87/0-0-jazz-1-2-jones.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Lakers beat Jazz as fringe players fight for roster spots</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="2014-10-19T23:02:37.996-06:00">Updated Oct 19, 2014 11:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • When the Utah Jazz squandered their 22-point first-half lead Sunday night, it likely cost Jack Cooley a coveted chance to get into the game. The Jazz’s 98-91 preseason loss to the Los Angeles Lakers hardly matters to most. But for Cooley and the others who are simply trying to win a spot on the Jazz roster, every minute of playing time is precious. “Really I just want to come in here and give it my all,” Cooley, a 23-year-old forward from Notre Dame, says. “My usual mentality in li...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58537503@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:02:37 MDT Soccer: Donovan surrounded by youth for Ecuador exhibition http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58492531-77/forward-klinsmann-donovan-germany.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58492531-77/forward-klinsmann-donovan-germany.html.csp">Soccer: Donovan surrounded by youth for Ecuador exhibition</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-07T16:18:39.382-06:00">Updated Oct 7, 2014 04:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • Landon Donovan will be surrounded by a relatively youthful roster for the United States’ exhibition against Ecuador in Connecticut on Friday, when he is set to make his 157th and final international appearance. The 32-year-old Los Angeles Galaxy forward, who is retiring at the end of Major League Soccer’s season, is the American leader with 57 goals and 58 assists. A veteran of three World Cups, Donovan was controversially cut by U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann for this year’s tournament in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584925312014-10-07T16:18:39.382-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-07T16:18:39.382-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58492531@www.sltrib.com Tue, 07 Oct 2014 16:18:39 MDT 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