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Local Teams Honor, Remember Servicemembers On Memorial Day

May 30, 2022, 10:42 AM | Updated: 12:55 pm

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A large American flag was unfurled during the playing of the National Anthem in the first half of Game Three during the first round of the 2019 NBA Western Conference Playoffs between the Houston Rockets and the Utah Jazz at Vivint Smart Home Arena on April 20, 2019 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Gene Sweeney Jr./Getty Images)

(Photo by Gene Sweeney Jr./Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Local sports teams around the state of Utah paid tribute to military servicewomen and servicemen on Memorial Day.

Originally known as Decoration Day, Memorial Day is held annually on the last Monday in May.

On May 30, local sports organizations honored and remembered military personnel with posts on social media.

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