Jimmer Fredette http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Jimmer Fredette en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:00:01 MDT Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:06:15 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss How Jimmer Fredette will fit in with the New Orleans Pelicans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607219/How-Jimmer-Fredette-will-fit-in-with-the-New-Orleans-Pelicans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607219/How-Jimmer-Fredette-will-fit-in-with-the-New-Orleans-Pelicans.html Examining how former BYU standout Jimmer Fredette will fit in with his new team. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 23:15:00 MDT Dick Harmon: Onus is on Fredette to increase worth with Pelicans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607199/Onus-is-on-Fredette-to-increase-worth-with-Pelicans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607199/Onus-is-on-Fredette-to-increase-worth-with-Pelicans.html Jimmer Fredette just signed a one-year deal with New Orleans, ensuring another year in the NBA. Early indications are that... Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:10:00 MDT Report: Former BYU guard Jimmer Fredette will sign with New Orleans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607137/Report-Former-BYU-guard-Jimmer-Fredette-will-sign-with-New-Orleans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607137/Report-Former-BYU-guard-Jimmer-Fredette-will-sign-with-New-Orleans.html Former BYU standout Jimmer Fredette will sign a one-year deal with the New Orleans Pelicans, according to multiple media... Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:25:00 MDT Jimmer Fredette returns to Provo to talk anti-bullying, free agency and hoops with local youths http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606638/Jimmer-Fredette-returns-to-Provo-to-talk-anti-bullying-free-agency-and-hoops-with-local-youths.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606638/Jimmer-Fredette-returns-to-Provo-to-talk-anti-bullying-free-agency-and-hoops-with-local-youths.html Jimmer Fredette talked to nearly 300 young people about being proactive about battling bullying before taking questions that... Wed, 09 Jul 2014 20:45:35 MDT Audio/video: Jimmer talks youth camps, bullying, free agency; Provo mayor honors former BYU star http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606622/Audiovideo-Jimmer-talks-youth-camps-bullying-free-agency-Provo-mayor-honors-former-BYU-star.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606622/Audiovideo-Jimmer-talks-youth-camps-bullying-free-agency-Provo-mayor-honors-former-BYU-star.html BYU standout and NBA free agent Jimmer Fredette returned to Provo this week for the fourth annual Jimmerosity Basketball Camp. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 20:00:00 MDT Dick Harmon: Jimmer Fredette still floating free agent balloons while in Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606367/Jimmer-Fredette-still-floating-free-agent-balloons-while-in-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606367/Jimmer-Fredette-still-floating-free-agent-balloons-while-in-Utah.html With a fan base still loyal and waiting, Jimmer Fredette continues to wait out NBA free agency as time becomes an issue the... Fri, 04 Jul 2014 18:56:44 MDT Brad Rock: Don't expect Jazz to go Jimmer http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606170/Dont-expect-Jazz-to-go-Jimmer.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606170/Dont-expect-Jazz-to-go-Jimmer.html Free agent former BYU star Jimmer Fredette is a free agent, but Jazz aren't likely to take a chance on a marketing... Tue, 01 Jul 2014 18:10:00 MDT Guest commentary: Is Jimmer Fredette an NBA player moving forward? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605027/Guest-commentary-Is-Jimmer-Fredette-an-NBA-player-moving-forward.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605027/Guest-commentary-Is-Jimmer-Fredette-an-NBA-player-moving-forward.html A look at if BYU legend Jimmer Fredette has the talent and skill set to be an NBA player as he enters free agency. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 13:35:00 MDT Guest commentary: Farewell Matt Carlino, thanks for the memories http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602601/Guest-commentary-Farewell-Matt-Carlino-thanks-for-the-memories.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602601/Guest-commentary-Farewell-Matt-Carlino-thanks-for-the-memories.html Matt Carlino was well known in our Driggs family. Matt's dad, Mark, was a star basketball player for Arizona State... Wed, 07 May 2014 13:50:00 MDT Local flavor in the NBA: Damian Lillard shines as Jimmer Fredette sits http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602417/Local-flavor-in-the-NBA-Damian-Lillard-shines-as-Jimmer-Fredette-sits.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602417/Local-flavor-in-the-NBA-Damian-Lillard-shines-as-Jimmer-Fredette-sits.html A look at how our local college favorites have played during the first round of the NBA playoffs. Sun, 04 May 2014 17:15:00 MDT CougarLinks: Can BYU receive a scheduling exception with the SEC? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602269/CougarLinks-Can-BYU-receive-a-scheduling-exception-with-the-SEC.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602269/CougarLinks-Can-BYU-receive-a-scheduling-exception-with-the-SEC.html The Southeastern Conference is requiring its football teams to schedule a Power 5 opponent in their non-conference schedules.... Fri, 02 May 2014 09:55:00 MDT CougarLinks: Former Cornhusker reportedly looking at transferring to BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601046/CougarLinks-Former-Cornhusker-reportedly-looking-at-transferring-to-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601046/CougarLinks-Former-Cornhusker-reportedly-looking-at-transferring-to-BYU.html A former Nebraska player is reportedly looking at transferring to BYU. A former Nebraska player is reportedly looking at... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:40:00 MDT Fredette's time in Chicago may be coming to an end with Brewer signing http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600470/Fredettes-time-in-Chicago-may-be-coming-to-an-end-with-Brewer-signing.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600470/Fredettes-time-in-Chicago-may-be-coming-to-an-end-with-Brewer-signing.html Jimmer Fredette's time in Chicago may be coming to a close. Fredette has only played 25 minutes since signing with the Bulls. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 19:55:00 MDT BYU basketball: Cougar forward Tyler Haws named AP honorable mention All-American http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599914/BYU-basketball-Cougar-forward-Tyler-Haws-named-AP-honorable-mention-All-American.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599914/BYU-basketball-Cougar-forward-Tyler-Haws-named-AP-honorable-mention-All-American.html Having finished the season as one of the nation’s leading scorers, BYU junior guard Tyler Haws was named an Associated... Mon, 31 Mar 2014 21:27:53 MDT Utah sports poll: Wrapping up the college basketball season http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599342/Utah-sports-poll-Wrapping-up-the-college-basketball-season.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599342/Utah-sports-poll-Wrapping-up-the-college-basketball-season.html Asking the most important and burning questions about Utah sports. Sun, 23 Mar 2014 20:39:36 MDT NCAA games involving seeds 7 and 10 have been favorable to Cougars http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599024/NCAA-games-involving-seeds-7-and-10-have-been-favorable-to-Cougars.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599024/NCAA-games-involving-seeds-7-and-10-have-been-favorable-to-Cougars.html While the BYU basketball program has had a less than stellar overall record in the NCAA tournament, the Cougars have fared... Wed, 19 Mar 2014 13:25:25 MDT BYU's success in NCAA tournament relies on star power http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598318/BYUs-success-in-NCAA-tournament-relies-on-star-power.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598318/BYUs-success-in-NCAA-tournament-relies-on-star-power.html An in-depth look into the annual BYU Basketball Almanac reveals some interesting insights about the Cougars' storied... Sun, 16 Mar 2014 18:40:50 MDT Jimmer Fredette thinks Bulls give him ideal opportunity http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649841/Jimmer-Fredette-thinks-Bulls-give-him-ideal-opportunity.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649841/Jimmer-Fredette-thinks-Bulls-give-him-ideal-opportunity.html Fredette’s big fan following is based mostly on his impressive career at BYU. Sun, 16 Mar 2014 14:35:00 MDT Brad Rock: Jazz need to focus on a different 'Jimmer' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589927/Brad-Rock-Jazz-need-to-focus-on-a-different-Jimmer.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589927/Brad-Rock-Jazz-need-to-focus-on-a-different-Jimmer.html The prospect of signing Jimmer Fredette is tempting, but there's another potential star who could do more to change the... Tue, 05 Nov 2013 19:10:00 MST Commentary: Jimmer Fredette receives get out of jail free card as Kings decline team option http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589634/Commentary-Jimmer-Fredette-receives-get-out-of-jail-free-card-as-Kings-decline-team-option.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589634/Commentary-Jimmer-Fredette-receives-get-out-of-jail-free-card-as-Kings-decline-team-option.html What it means for former BYU star Jimmer Fredette now that his fourth-year option was declined by the Kings. Fri, 01 Nov 2013 14:13:27 MDT Commentary: Pros and cons for the Jazz trading for Jimmer Fredette http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589451/Commentary-Pros-and-cons-for-the-Jazz-trading-for-Jimmer-Fredette.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589451/Commentary-Pros-and-cons-for-the-Jazz-trading-for-Jimmer-Fredette.html Should the Utah Jazz try to trade for Jimmer Fredette? Here are some thoughts to consider. Thu, 31 Oct 2013 00:15:53 MDT NBA locals notebook: There's little to see from Fredette, Davies in preseason openers; Lillard's importance broken down http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587995/NBA-locals-notebook-Theres-little-to-see-from-Fredette-Davies-in-preseason-openers-Lillards.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587995/NBA-locals-notebook-Theres-little-to-see-from-Fredette-Davies-in-preseason-openers-Lillards.html In preseason play Monday, Jimmer Fredette did not play for the Kings against Golden State while Brandon Davies scored two... Tue, 08 Oct 2013 17:25:00 MDT Jimmer Fredette focused on continual improvement as he searches for role on guard-stocked Kings squad http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587520/Jimmer-Fredette-focused-on-continual-improvement-as-he-searches-for-role-on-guard-stocked-Kings.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587520/Jimmer-Fredette-focused-on-continual-improvement-as-he-searches-for-role-on-guard-stocked-Kings.html Former BYU All-American Jimmer Fredette is searching for his role on a Sacramento Kings team that has a new coaching staff... Wed, 02 Oct 2013 14:30:32 MDT Jimmer Fredette looking forward to future with Kings, pops in to Vegas for team workout http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583260/Jimmer-Fredette-looking-forward-to-future-with-Kings-pops-in-to-Vegas-for-team-workout.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583260/Jimmer-Fredette-looking-forward-to-future-with-Kings-pops-in-to-Vegas-for-team-workout.html Jimmer Fredette showed up at the NBA summer league tournament in Las Vegas Monday morning to meet with the Kings' coaching... Thu, 18 Jul 2013 00:44:21 MDT Jimmer Fredette involved in potential trade to Cleveland Cavaliers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865582781/Jimmer-Fredette-involved-in-potential-trade-to-Cleveland-Cavaliers.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865582781/Jimmer-Fredette-involved-in-potential-trade-to-Cleveland-Cavaliers.html Former BYU star Jimmer Fredette may be on the outs with the Sacramento Kings, who are in talks to trade him to Cleveland,... Mon, 08 Jul 2013 10:10:00 MDT Matt Petersen: Former college rivals, Jimmer Fredette and Kawhi Leonard have found opposite fates in NBA http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581429/Matt-Petersen-Former-college-rivals-Jimmer-Fredette-and-Kawhi-Leonard-have-found-opposite-fates-in.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581429/Matt-Petersen-Former-college-rivals-Jimmer-Fredette-and-Kawhi-Leonard-have-found-opposite-fates-in.html Since their college days, the tables haven't just turned for Jimmer Fredette and Kawhi Leonard. They've been flipped upside... Mon, 10 Jun 2013 12:10:00 MDT Hey Ziggy, please don't get Jimmered http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579007/Hey-Ziggy-please-dont-get-Jimmered.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579007/Hey-Ziggy-please-dont-get-Jimmered.html Ziggy Ansah has received a lot of hype leading up to the NFL draft. Now that he's been selected by the Detroit Lions, it's up... Fri, 26 Apr 2013 08:47:13 MDT Jimmer and Whitney Fredette update (+wedding video) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577534/Jimmer-and-Whitney-Fredette-update-wedding-video.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577534/Jimmer-and-Whitney-Fredette-update-wedding-video.html Jimmer Fredette along with his new wife, Whitney, will potentially move with the Sacramento Kings, but for now they are... Fri, 05 Apr 2013 10:10:00 MDT BYU's past NCAA success still makes millions for Mountain West Conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577449/BYUs-past-NCAA-success-still-makes-millions-for-Mountain-West-Conference.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577449/BYUs-past-NCAA-success-still-makes-millions-for-Mountain-West-Conference.html Appearances in the NCAA tourney and even the NIT can also be a financial windfall for conferences and schools. And BYU is... Thu, 04 Apr 2013 09:55:00 MDT BYU's NIT run a boon to the future of the basketball program http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577408/BYUs-NIT-run-a-boon-to-the-future-of-the-basketball-program.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577408/BYUs-NIT-run-a-boon-to-the-future-of-the-basketball-program.html While BYU's streak of six 25-win seasons and six consecutive NCAA tournament appearances both ended this year, its remarkable... Wed, 03 Apr 2013 16:40:00 MDT Jimmer Fredette sues Utah clothing company http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577371/Jimmer-Fredette-sues-Utah-clothing-company.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577371/Jimmer-Fredette-sues-Utah-clothing-company.html Former BYU standout and Sacramento Kings guard Jimmer Fredette is suing a Utah-based clothing company for allegedly failing... Wed, 03 Apr 2013 12:35:00 MDT Jazz trainer Brian Zettler working to help cancer victims, will host fundraiser with Jazz players http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577173/Jazz-trainer-Brian-Zettler-working-to-help-cancer-victims-will-host-fundraiser-with-Jazz-players.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577173/Jazz-trainer-Brian-Zettler-working-to-help-cancer-victims-will-host-fundraiser-with-Jazz-players.html Inspired by family members who've been cancer victims, Brian Zettler will host a fundraising event with Jazz players on April... Sun, 31 Mar 2013 22:10:00 MDT Dick Harmon: Haws, a throwback to hard work, goes to New York http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577058/Haws-a-throwback-to-hard-work-goes-to-New-York.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577058/Haws-a-throwback-to-hard-work-goes-to-New-York.html When BYU meets Baylor Tuesday in the semifinal of the NIT, Tyler Haws will be on display as one of the tournament's biggest... Fri, 29 Mar 2013 17:05:00 MDT Dick Harmon: Matt Carlino's production critical for Cougars in NIT http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576567/Matt-Carlinos-production-critical-for-Cougars-in-NIT.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576567/Matt-Carlinos-production-critical-for-Cougars-in-NIT.html He's had an up-and-down season, but there is little question BYU's foray into the NIT is on stronger ground if Matt Carlino... Sat, 23 Mar 2013 18:55:00 MDT Dick Harmon: BYU basketball: Tyler Haws' scoring easy to take for granted at BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576524/BYU-basketball-Tyler-Haws-scoring-easy-to-take-for-granted-at-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576524/BYU-basketball-Tyler-Haws-scoring-easy-to-take-for-granted-at-BYU.html Cougar sophomore Tyler Haws put up 37 points in a NIT win over Washington and in the aftermath, it almost seemed expected.... Fri, 22 Mar 2013 16:45:00 MDT Jabari Parker tabbed as prep basketball player of the year http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576234/Jabari-Parker-tabbed-as-prep-basketball-player-of-the-year.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576234/Jabari-Parker-tabbed-as-prep-basketball-player-of-the-year.html Jabari Parker's decision to not go to BYU stings a little more after he was picked as the Morgan Wootten Male Player of the... Wed, 20 Mar 2013 11:25:00 MDT Doug Robinson: What ever happened to that guy Jimmer Fredette? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624660/What-ever-happened-to-that-guy-Jimmer-Fredette.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624660/What-ever-happened-to-that-guy-Jimmer-Fredette.html The greatest sporting event on earth starts next week — the NCAA Basketball Tournament — and, well, while we're... Fri, 15 Mar 2013 12:30:00 MDT ESPN's Michael Wilbon urges Sacramento Kings to 'Free Jimmer' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574203/ESPNs-Michael-Wilbon-urges-Sacramento-Kings-to-Free-Jimmer.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574203/ESPNs-Michael-Wilbon-urges-Sacramento-Kings-to-Free-Jimmer.html On the Feb. 25 edition of ESPN's "Pardon The Interruption," co-host Tony Kornheiser extended birthday wishes to basketball... Tue, 26 Feb 2013 12:35:00 MST BYU basketball: Sophomore Tyler Haws eclipses 1,000-point mark for his career http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573842/BYU-basketball-Sophomore-Tyler-Haws-eclipses-1000-point-mark-for-his-career.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573842/BYU-basketball-Sophomore-Tyler-Haws-eclipses-1000-point-mark-for-his-career.html BYU's Tyler Haws joined elite company Thursday at McKeon Pavilion. The guard from Alpine became just the second Cougar to... Thu, 21 Feb 2013 23:25:00 MST BYU tennis: Cougars face in-state rival Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573696/BYU-tennis-Cougars-face-in-state-rival-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573696/BYU-tennis-Cougars-face-in-state-rival-Utah.html After a big victory last week against Denver, the No. 45 BYU men’s tennis team will host in-state rival Utah on... Wed, 20 Feb 2013 19:14:20 MST Dick Harmon: BYU retires jerseys of two storied basketball players, Minnie and Hutch http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573402/BYU-retires-jerseys-of-two-storied-basketball-players-Minnie-and-Hutch.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573402/BYU-retires-jerseys-of-two-storied-basketball-players-Minnie-and-Hutch.html Two of BYU's most storied basketball players , Mel Hutchins and Roland Minson, have their jerseys retired. Sat, 16 Feb 2013 23:10:00 MST Utah Jazz: Unlike rowdy Kings fans, Jazz happy to get out of Sacramento after 120-109 blowout http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572805/Utah-Jazz-Unlike-rowdy-Kings-fans-Jazz-happy-to-get-out-of-Sacramento-after-120-109-blowout.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572805/Utah-Jazz-Unlike-rowdy-Kings-fans-Jazz-happy-to-get-out-of-Sacramento-after-120-109-blowout.html Fearful of seeing their team skedaddle to Seattle, Sacramento fans showed up in droves to support their Kings. And for one... Sun, 10 Feb 2013 13:07:06 MST Brad Rock: Jimmer, Lillard find themselves on far different NBA paths (+video) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621838/Jimmer-Lillard-find-themselves-on-far-different-NBA-paths-video.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621838/Jimmer-Lillard-find-themselves-on-far-different-NBA-paths-video.html It wasn't all that long ago that Damian Lillard and Jimmer Fredette were just a skip pass away from each other, one playing... Mon, 04 Feb 2013 23:00:00 MST Utah Jazz: Cousins ejected as Utah lead Sacramento Kings at the half, 44-43 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572273/Utah-Jazz-Cousins-ejected-as-Utah-lead-Sacramento-Kings-at-the-half-44-43.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572273/Utah-Jazz-Cousins-ejected-as-Utah-lead-Sacramento-Kings-at-the-half-44-43.html Demarcus Cousins is ejected as the Utah Jazz lead the Sacramento Kings 44-43 at the half. Mon, 04 Feb 2013 20:25:50 MST Jimmer watch: Fredette returns to the state of Utah for second time this season http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572205/Jimmer-watch-Fredette-returns-to-the-state-of-Utah-for-second-time-this-season.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572205/Jimmer-watch-Fredette-returns-to-the-state-of-Utah-for-second-time-this-season.html Jimmer Fredette and the Sacramento Kings travel to take on the Utah Jazz in what has been an incredibly disappointing season... Mon, 04 Feb 2013 11:20:00 MST Utah Jazz need a win as Jimmer, Kings visit http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572182/Utah-Jazz-need-a-win-as-Jimmer-Kings-visit.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572182/Utah-Jazz-need-a-win-as-Jimmer-Kings-visit.html Utah is hosting the Sacramento Kings, which means, of course, a conflicted crowd will break out into cheers and boos whenever... Mon, 04 Feb 2013 08:17:51 MST #SACatUTA: Jazz fans react to Jimmer, Carlton, Cousins, and an overtime victory http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621833/SACatUTA-Jazz-fans-react-to-Jimmer-Carlton-Cousins-and-an-overtime-victory.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621833/SACatUTA-Jazz-fans-react-to-Jimmer-Carlton-Cousins-and-an-overtime-victory.html As the Jazz struggled to victory over the Sacramento Kings on Monday night, the Twitterverse was awash with comments about... Mon, 04 Feb 2013 00:00:00 MST Randy Hollis: Former WSU basketball star Damian Lillard has made Wildcat Nation mighty proud http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572133/Former-WSU-basketball-star-Damian-Lillard-has-made-Wildcat-Nation-mighty-proud.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572133/Former-WSU-basketball-star-Damian-Lillard-has-made-Wildcat-Nation-mighty-proud.html Former Weber State basketball star Damian Lillard, now the starting point guard for the Portland Trail Blazers, is making... Sat, 02 Feb 2013 17:35:00 MST Brad Rock: Blazers give face to Damianation (+video) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621610/Blazers-give-face-to-Damianation-video.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621610/Blazers-give-face-to-Damianation-video.html One year ago today, I drove to Weber State to see one of the nation's leading scorers, Damian Lillard. He racked up 40 points... Sat, 02 Feb 2013 09:02:59 MST