Former Utah standout and returned LDS Church missionary Sione Pouha is included in a New York Times list of religious athletes with ties to the Big Apple. Quarterback Tim Tebow is now one of Pouha's teammates with the New York Jets.
— Ex-Ute Alex Smith planned to stay in San Francisco all along.
— Andrew Bogut of the Golden State Warriors is trying his hand at sports management.
— Denver Nuggets guard Andre Miller plays despite a separated shoulder.