Brad Rock
Brad Rock, a.k.a. "Rockmonster," has been a sports columnist at the Deseret News since 1994. Prior to that he worked as a beat writer, covering the Utah Jazz (1990-94). He has covered the Super Bowl, NCAA Final Four, NBA Finals, world title fights and the Olympics. Rock's career began at the Gallup (NM) Independent. He has won dozens of local and national writing awards and has authored three books. His experience includes writing articles for numerous national publications, as well as syndicated radio advertising copy. He has also taught sports writing for five years on the major university level.

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In a sense, former Jazz center is a natural for hockey.
With tournament time coming, Saturday's game was a good primer.
As they battle for Pac-12 title, they've kept the talking to a minimum.
No, it's not getting easier for Aggie coach Stew Morrill. But thanks for asking.
With two sons playing for Olympus in the state tournament, this time Dennis Lindsey gets to be a dad — no strings attached.
In their first game since the All-Star break, the Jazz lookes a lot like All-Stars themselves in a rout of talented Portland.
'Big Turk' wanted out, but fans will have to sit tight to see if draft picks their team got will actually pan out.
Gordon Hayward is good, but nothing's harder to find than big men with a future. The Jazz have at least two of them.
Plus, getting it right with the Ronnies and Rudys.
Life without Delon Wright could be difficult, even for a 20-4 team.