Locals in the NBA

Elijah Bryant - Milwaukee Bucks...
Kyle Ireland, KSL Sports

Report: Milwaukee Bucks Waive Former BYU Forward Elijah Bryant

The Milwaukee Bucks waived former BYU Cougars forward Elijah Bryant, according to The Athletic's Eric Nehm.
2 months ago
Derek Carr - Las Vegas Raiders - Miami Dolphins...
Kyle Ireland, KSL Sports

Raiders QB Derek Carr Gives Love To Damian Lillard With Audible Call Against Dolphins

Raiders QB Derek Carr gave love to Damian Lillard with an audible call during Las Vegas' game against the Miami Dolphins.
2 months ago
Damian Lillard at Weber State (Photo Courtesy of Weber State Athletics)...
Trevor Allen, KSL Sports

Weber State, Portland Trail Blazers Star Damian Lillard Gets Married

Former Weber State Wildcats star and current Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard got married on Saturday.
3 months ago
Kyle Kuzma...
Trevor Allen, KSL Sports

Former Ute Kyle Kuzma Writes Farewell Message To Lakers Fans After Trade To Wizards

Former Utah Utes and Los Angeles Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma wrote a farewell message after getting traded to the Washington Wizards.
4 months ago
Damian Lillard - USA Basketball...
Kyle Ireland, KSL Sports

Report: Damian Lillard Played Through Injury During USA Basketball’s Olympic Run

Damian Lillard reportedly played through an injury during USA Basketball's run through the Tokyo Olympics.
4 months ago
Kevin Durant - Rudy Gobert - Damian Lillard - USA Basketball - France - Gold Medal Game - Tokyo Oly...
Kyle Ireland, KSL Sports

Durant, Lillard, USA Basketball Win Olympic Gold Medal, Gobert, France Settle For Silver

Kevin Durant, Damian Lillard, and USA Basketball won the gold medal with a victory over Rudy Gobert and France.
4 months ago
Jimmer Fredette...
Mitch Harper, KSL Sports

Jimmer Fredette Reportedly Will Not Be Playing In The NBA Summer League

There won't be any Jimmermania at the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.
4 months ago
Jimmer Fredette - Shanghai Sharks...
KSL Sports

Denver Nuggets Add Jimmer Fredette To Summer Squad

The Denver Nuggets announced the addition of former BYU star Jimmer Fredette to their summer league squad. 
4 months ago
Damian Lillard - USA Basketball - Spain - Tokyo Olympics...
Kyle Ireland, KSL Sports

Damian Lillard, USA Basketball Defeat Spain, Advance To Olympic Semifinals

Damian Lillard and USA Basketball defeated Spain to advance to the semifinal round at the Tokyo Olympics.
4 months ago
Damian Lillard representing Team USA (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)...
Ben Anderson, KSL Sports

Lillard Has Quiet Outing In Team USA Group Finale

Damian Lillard struggled for Team USA in their group play finale against the Czech Republic at the Tokyo Olympics.
4 months ago
Delon Wright - Sacramento Kings vs. Oklahoma City Thunder...
Trevor Allen, KSL Sports

Report: Former Ute Delon Wright Going To Hawks In Three-Team Trade

Former Utah Utes guard Delon Wright has reportedly been traded to the Atlanta Hawks as a part of a three-team trade.
4 months ago
Neemias Queta - Utah State Aggies...
Ben Anderson and Kyle Ireland, KSL Sports

Sacramento Kings Select Former Utah State C Neemias Queta

The Sacramento Kings selected Utah State center Neemias Queta with the No. 39 pick of the second round.
4 months ago
Kyle Kuzma...
Kyle Ireland and Ben Anderson, KSL Sports

Report: Los Angeles Lakers Trade Former Ute Kyle Kuzma To Washington Wizards

The L.A. Lakers traded former Utes forward Kyle Kuzma to the Washington Wizards, according to multiple reports.
4 months ago
Sam Merrill - Utah State...
Madisan Hinkhouse, KSL Sports

NBA Champion Sam Merrill Visits USU Aggies

NBA Champion and Utah State Aggies legend Sam Merrill paid his alma mater a visit.
4 months ago
Rudy Gobert - France - USA Basketball...
Kyle Ireland, KSL Sports

Rudy Gobert Helps France Upset USA Basketball In Tokyo Olympics Opener

Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert helped the France upset Team USA in the opening contest of group play at the Tokyo Olympics.
4 months ago
Rudy Gobert - France - Damian Lillard - USA Basketball...
Kyle Ireland, KSL Sports

Instant Replay: Robot Shoots Perfect Shots During Halftime Of France, USA Basketball Game

A robot showed off its basketball skills by sinking shots during the halftime of USA Basketball's game against France.
4 months ago
Damian Lillard - USA Basketball...
Tim Reynolds, AP

US Players Learning Differences Between Olympic Hoops, NBA

The rims and court look the same as what American NBA players are used to, but the nuances of the Olympic game are much different.
4 months ago
Elijah Bryant (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images) and Sam Merrill (Photo by David Becker/Getty Ima...
Ben Anderson, KSL Sports

USU’s Merrill, BYU’s Bryant Win NBA Title With Bucks

Former Utah State guard Sam Merrill and BYU alumn Elijah Bryant joined the ranks as NBA champions with the Milwaukee Bucks.
4 months ago
Damian Lillard - USA Basketball - Nigeria...
Kyle Ireland, KSL Sports

Utah Jazz Guard Miye Oni, Nigeria Upset Damian Lillard, USA Basketball In Exhibition

Utah Jazz Miye Oni and Team Nigeria upset Damian Lillard, Kevin Durant, and USA Basketball in a pre-Olympic Games exhibition.
5 months ago
Damian Lillard - USA Basketball...
Kyle Ireland, KSL Sports

USA Basketball Begins Pre-Olympic Exhibition Schedule Against Nigeria

Damian Lillard and USA Basketball tip-off their exhibition schedule against Team Nigeria in preparation for Tokyo 2020.
5 months ago
Space Jam- A New Legacy...
Kyle Ireland, KSL Sports

Damian Lillard Releases Song On Space Jam: A New Legacy Soundtrack

Former Weber State star Damian Lillard released a new song on the soundtrack for the upcoming movie, Space Jam: A New Legacy.
5 months ago
Sam Merrill - Elijah Bryant - Milwaukee Bucks...
Kyle Ireland, KSL Sports

Sam Merrill, Elijah Bryant, Milwaukee Bucks Defeat Atlanta Hawks, Advance To NBA Finals

Sam Merrill, Elijah Bryant, and the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Atlanta Hawks to advance to the NBA Finals.
5 months ago
Dwyane Wade - Los Angeles Sparks - Las Vegas Aces - WNBA...
Kyle Ireland, KSL Sports

Instant Replay: Dwyane Wade’s Daughter Assists L.A. Sparks Players Before WNBA Game

Kaavia Wade, daughter of Utah Jazz part-owner Dwyane Wade, dished out an assist to L.A. Sparks guard Erica Wheeler.
5 months ago
Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)...
Kyle Ireland, KSL Sports

Report: Damian Lillard Could Request Out Of Portland Over Recent ‘Major Factors’

"Backlash" from recent "major factors" could reportedly force Damian Lillard to "request out" of the Portland Trail Blazers.
5 months ago