Danny Ainge http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Danny Ainge en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:00:01 MDT Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:46:50 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Jabari Parker, Mormon athletes and missions discussed in New York Times article http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605839/Jabari-Parker-Mormon-athletes-and-missions-discussed-in-New-York-Times-article.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605839/Jabari-Parker-Mormon-athletes-and-missions-discussed-in-New-York-Times-article.html With the spotlight squarely on Jabari Parker on the day of the NBA draft, Alex Thompson explores the topic of Mormon athletes... Thu, 26 Jun 2014 12:25:00 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 Brad Rock: NCAA can't ignore BYU's tournament history http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598815/NCAA-cant-ignore-BYUs-tournament-history.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598815/NCAA-cant-ignore-BYUs-tournament-history.html As anyone in the room can tell you, this isn't the Cougars' first rodeo. Mon, 17 Mar 2014 15:33:29 MDT Ranking the best NBA players to ever come out of BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865597799/Ranking-the-best-NBA-players-to-ever-come-out-of-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865597799/Ranking-the-best-NBA-players-to-ever-come-out-of-BYU.html A look at all of the players to come out of BYU who played in the NBA and how they rank. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 13:45:00 MDT New GM McDonough gets to work quickly with Suns http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765629234/New-GM-McDonough-gets-to-work-quickly-with-Suns.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765629234/New-GM-McDonough-gets-to-work-quickly-with-Suns.html Ryan McDonough worked his way through the Boston Celtics organization with a tireless work ethic and attention to detail. Thu, 09 May 2013 23:16:33 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 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 Rock On: Ainge gets fouled! http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576108/Rock-On-Ainge-gets-fouled.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576108/Rock-On-Ainge-gets-fouled.html Once again, legendary BYU player can't get beyond Elite Eight. Tue, 19 Mar 2013 09:35:00 MDT Today in sports: Ainge's drive leads to BYU Sweet 16 win http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576140/Today-in-sports-Ainges-drive-leads-to-BYU-Sweet-16-win.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576140/Today-in-sports-Ainges-drive-leads-to-BYU-Sweet-16-win.html It was on this day, March 19, 1981, that BYU had one of its most memorable basketball games in its history, the miracle... Mon, 18 Mar 2013 18:50:00 MDT Brad Rock: Crowd can't boost Cougars past team shooting for No. 1 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623640/Crowd-cant-boost-Cougars-past-team-shooting-for-No-1.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623640/Crowd-cant-boost-Cougars-past-team-shooting-for-No-1.html There has been a lot of publicity this week about the No. 2 ranked Bulldogs. You know the storyline. Little-know team from... Fri, 01 Mar 2013 08:57:30 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 basketball: Cougars retire jerseys of Mel Hutchins, Roland Minson at Marriott Center http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573390/BYU-basketball-Cougars-retire-jerseys-of-Mel-Hutchins-Roland-Minson-at-Marriott-Center.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573390/BYU-basketball-Cougars-retire-jerseys-of-Mel-Hutchins-Roland-Minson-at-Marriott-Center.html It was an honor that Roland Minson and Mel Hutchins hadn't dreamed of, but it happened Saturday night at the Marriott Center.... Sat, 16 Feb 2013 21:20:00 MST BYU basketball: Cougars to retire jerseys of 2 former basketball players http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570696/BYU-basketball-Cougars-to-retire-jerseys-of-2-former-basketball-players.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570696/BYU-basketball-Cougars-to-retire-jerseys-of-2-former-basketball-players.html BYU athletic director Tom Holmoe announced Monday night that two former Cougar basketball stars, Mel Hutchins and Roland... Mon, 14 Jan 2013 22:00:00 MST BYU basketball: Cougars fall to Notre Dame 78-68 in Coaches vs. Cancer Classic http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567066/BYU-basketball-Cougars-fall-to-Notre-Dame-78-68-in-Coaches-vs-Cancer-Classic.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567066/BYU-basketball-Cougars-fall-to-Notre-Dame-78-68-in-Coaches-vs-Cancer-Classic.html But there were no heroics from BYU this time. The Cougars squandered a seven-point lead with 14:45 remaining in the game and... Sat, 17 Nov 2012 21:40:00 MST BYU basketball: New recruits prove BYU hoops a family affair http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615676/BYU-basketball-New-recruits-prove-BYU-hoops-a-family-affair.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615676/BYU-basketball-New-recruits-prove-BYU-hoops-a-family-affair.html Almost every organization likes to call itself a family. You know, the "Larry H. Miller Organization family," the "Zions Bank... Fri, 16 Nov 2012 00:40:21 MST Utah Jazz basketball: Al Jefferson disputes reports claiming he wants to return to Boston http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615667/Utah-Jazz-basketball-Al-Jefferson-disputes-reports-claiming-he-wants-to-return-to-Boston.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615667/Utah-Jazz-basketball-Al-Jefferson-disputes-reports-claiming-he-wants-to-return-to-Boston.html With the NHL not playing and the Red Sox done for the winter, the Boston media chose to stir the pot with Al Jefferson, a... Thu, 15 Nov 2012 15:06:04 MST BYU volleyball: Duncan Ceriani named NCAA Silver Anniversary Award winner http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566392/BYU-volleyball-Duncan-Ceriani-named-NCAA-Silver-Anniversary-Award-winner.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566392/BYU-volleyball-Duncan-Ceriani-named-NCAA-Silver-Anniversary-Award-winner.html Six former student-athletes have been selected as recipients of the NCAA Silver Anniversary Award. Included in the list of... Fri, 09 Nov 2012 11:11:43 MST BYU basketball: Brandon Davies named to Wooden Award watch list http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615119/BYU-basketball-Brandon-Davies-named-to-Wooden-Award-watch-list.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615119/BYU-basketball-Brandon-Davies-named-to-Wooden-Award-watch-list.html BYU senior Brandon Davies was named to the preseason watch list for the prestigious John R. Wooden Award. Thu, 08 Nov 2012 15:51:47 MST BYU coaches await impact of lowered missionary age http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765612796/BYU-coaches-await-impact-of-lowered-missionary-age.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765612796/BYU-coaches-await-impact-of-lowered-missionary-age.html PROVO — Point guard Cooper Ainge just turned 19, yet if he knew a year ago what he knows now he'd be off on his church... Fri, 19 Oct 2012 15:27:02 MDT Jabari Parker, Danny Ainge and LDS missions http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865557722/Jabari-Parker-Danny-Ainge-and-LDS-missions.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865557722/Jabari-Parker-Danny-Ainge-and-LDS-missions.html Jabari Parker is one of the best prep high school basketball players in the world right now. He is also a Mormon. He has a... Tue, 19 Jun 2012 10:26:25 MDT Blue roundup: Getting to know Holly Mendenhall http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865555386/Blue-roundup-Getting-to-know-Holly-Mendenhall.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865555386/Blue-roundup-Getting-to-know-Holly-Mendenhall.html Tue, 08 May 2012 11:24:11 MDT Letter: BYU athletics http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765573470/BYU-athletics.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765573470/BYU-athletics.html Simple math says that BYU will never be dominant in the money sports (football and men's basketball) again. In 1984, BYU was... Fri, 04 May 2012 00:00:00 MDT Brad Rock: Could Ty Corbin hit high notes? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765556758/Could-Ty-Corbin-hit-high-notes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765556758/Could-Ty-Corbin-hit-high-notes.html A new book by Tiger Woods' former swing coach claims the golfer was obsessed with becoming a Navy SEAL. Mon, 05 Mar 2012 14:37:39 MST BYU basketball notebook: Brock Zylstra's fast start got Cougars rolling http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765556220/BYU-basketball-notebook-Brock-Zylstras-fast-start-got-Cougars-rolling.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765556220/BYU-basketball-notebook-Brock-Zylstras-fast-start-got-Cougars-rolling.html Starting his first game in weeks, BYU junior Brock Zylstra wasted little time making an impact Friday night at the Orleans... Sat, 03 Mar 2012 00:33:46 MST 5 questions: Former BYU star, NBA player, Sun's coach, now with the Celtics, Danny Ainge http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765554277/5-questions-Former-BYU-star-NBA-player-Suns-coach-now-with-the-Celtics-Danny-Ainge.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765554277/5-questions-Former-BYU-star-NBA-player-Suns-coach-now-with-the-Celtics-Danny-Ainge.html Former BYU star Danny Ainge played in the NBA for 14 years, coached the Phoenix Suns for three seasons before becoming the... Sat, 25 Feb 2012 23:22:48 MST Talkin' with Trav: Q&A with BYU legend and Celtics GM Danny Ainge http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550079/Talkin-with-Trav-QA-with-BYU-legend-and-Celtics-GM-Danny-Ainge.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550079/Talkin-with-Trav-QA-with-BYU-legend-and-Celtics-GM-Danny-Ainge.html Danny has been a role model to me ever since I was a young boy. I watched him make the winning layup against Notre Dame, play... Tue, 14 Feb 2012 10:58:16 MST Blue roundup: Cleveland on "Marriott Center magic" http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705396131/Blue-roundup-Cleveland-on-Marriott-Center-magic.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705396131/Blue-roundup-Cleveland-on-Marriott-Center-magic.html BYU sports news from the Web BYU sports news from the Web BYU sports news from the Web BYU sports news from the Web BYU... Tue, 20 Dec 2011 16:02:35 MST Celtics F Green to miss season after heart surgery http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207944/Celtics-F-Green-to-miss-season-after-heart-surgery.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207944/Celtics-F-Green-to-miss-season-after-heart-surgery.html Boston Celtics forward Jeff Green will have heart surgery and miss the entire season. Sat, 17 Dec 2011 11:09:08 MST Celtics start practice with 9 players http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700205818/Celtics-start-practice-with-9-players.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700205818/Celtics-start-practice-with-9-players.html The blank banner hangs on the wall above the Boston Celtics' practice court — a white rectangle with a green border. Fri, 09 Dec 2011 20:55:41 MST Remembering a spiritual giant, Dale Brough Rex http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700196601/Remembering-a-spiritual-giant-Dale-Brough-Rex.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700196601/Remembering-a-spiritual-giant-Dale-Brough-Rex.html Before BYU basketball stars Jimmer Fredette and Danny Ainge graced the Marriott Center and television sets of the nation,... Fri, 11 Nov 2011 05:00:00 MST Blue roundup: Another Ainge commits to BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705391896/Blue-roundup-Another-Ainge-commits-to-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705391896/Blue-roundup-Another-Ainge-commits-to-BYU.html Tue, 04 Oct 2011 10:28:15 MDT Purdue's Johnson, Moore stay together with Celts http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700147588/Purdues-Johnson-Moore-stay-together-with-Celts.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700147588/Purdues-Johnson-Moore-stay-together-with-Celts.html They played against each other in high school, teamed up in college and were acquired by the same team in the NBA. Mon, 27 Jun 2011 17:40:30 MDT Brad Rock: Rock On http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700142129/Rock-On.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700142129/Rock-On.html Last week's Rock On mentioned a band called "Elway" that had been ordered by the ex-quarterback to change its title. Mon, 06 Jun 2011 22:58:23 MDT AP Source: Multiyear deal to keep Rivers in green http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700134835/AP-Source-Multiyear-deal-to-keep-Rivers-in-green.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700134835/AP-Source-Multiyear-deal-to-keep-Rivers-in-green.html A person with knowledge of the negotiations says the Boston Celtics and coach Doc Rivers are working on a deal that would... Thu, 12 May 2011 16:10:47 MDT Cougar corner: Redskins high on former Y. quarterback John Beck http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705371827/Cougar-corner-Redskins-high-on-former-Y-quarterback-John-Beck.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705371827/Cougar-corner-Redskins-high-on-former-Y-quarterback-John-Beck.html Tue, 03 May 2011 02:13:09 MDT NFL quarterback Ainge talks about battle with addiction http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387323/NFL-quarterback-Ainge-talks-about-battle-with-addiction.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387323/NFL-quarterback-Ainge-talks-about-battle-with-addiction.html New York Jets backup quarterback Erik Ainge started using drugs when he was 12, and by his senior year at Tennessee, he was... Wed, 13 Apr 2011 06:00:00 MDT BYU basketball: Jimmer Fredette wins John R. Wooden national player of the year award http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700125731/BYU-basketball-Jimmer-Fredette-wins-John-R-Wooden-national-player-of-the-year-award.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700125731/BYU-basketball-Jimmer-Fredette-wins-John-R-Wooden-national-player-of-the-year-award.html BYU guard Jimmer Fredette captured the prestigious John R. Wooden national player of the year award Friday night in Los... Fri, 08 Apr 2011 22:44:14 MDT Will Jimmer win the Wooden Award? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705370201/Will-Jimmer-win-the-Wooden-Award.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705370201/Will-Jimmer-win-the-Wooden-Award.html BYU roundup Fri, 08 Apr 2011 11:00:08 MDT Jets' Ainge tackling life as recovering addict http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700125463/Jets-Ainge-tackling-life-as-recovering-addict.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700125463/Jets-Ainge-tackling-life-as-recovering-addict.html Erik Ainge glances at his wrists whenever he needs a quick pick-me-up during recovery from his painful past. Fri, 08 Apr 2011 02:20:31 MDT Jets' Ainge tackling life as recovering addict http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700125218/Jets-Ainge-tackling-life-as-recovering-addict.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700125218/Jets-Ainge-tackling-life-as-recovering-addict.html Erik Ainge glances at his wrists whenever he needs a quick pick-me-up during recovery from his painful past. Thu, 07 Apr 2011 09:25:25 MDT Rose likely to stay at BYU, earn big pay raise http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705369986/Rose-likely-to-stay-at-BYU-earn-big-pay-raise.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705369986/Rose-likely-to-stay-at-BYU-earn-big-pay-raise.html Tue, 05 Apr 2011 11:13:10 MDT Doug Robinson: Jimmer Fredette, other Cougar stars aided by older brothers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700121221/Jimmer-Fredette-other-Cougar-stars-aided-by-older-brothers.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700121221/Jimmer-Fredette-other-Cougar-stars-aided-by-older-brothers.html In this the Season of Jimmer, let's give a salute to brothers. Or, more accurately, big brothers. After all, as everyone... Wed, 23 Mar 2011 22:58:16 MDT BYU basketball: Cougars, Gators want more than Sweet 16 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700120181/BYU-basketball-Cougars-Gators-want-more-than-Sweet-16.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700120181/BYU-basketball-Cougars-Gators-want-more-than-Sweet-16.html While the Sweet 16 is unfamiliar territory for this BYU team, its next opponent is a somewhat familiar one. Sun, 20 Mar 2011 22:40:56 MDT BYU basketball: Sweet 16 would be big step for Cougars http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700118867/BYU-basketball-Sweet-16-would-be-big-step-for-Cougars.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700118867/BYU-basketball-Sweet-16-would-be-big-step-for-Cougars.html It's a well-known fact that BYU owns a dubious NCAA record for being the team with the most NCAA Tournament appearances... Tue, 15 Mar 2011 23:16:10 MDT MWC Tournament: Jimmer Fredette scores record 52, Cougars beat Lobos http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700117528/MWC-Tournament-Jimmer-Fredette-scores-record-52-Cougars-beat-Lobos.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700117528/MWC-Tournament-Jimmer-Fredette-scores-record-52-Cougars-beat-Lobos.html BYU's Jimmer Fredette became the school's all-time leading scorer, surpassing Danny Ainge, and broke his own school... Fri, 11 Mar 2011 21:04:54 MST BYU basketball: Career night for Charles Abouo http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700115894/BYU-basketball-Career-night-for-Charles-Abouo.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700115894/BYU-basketball-Career-night-for-Charles-Abouo.html Junior Charles Abouo enjoyed a career scoring performance on BYU's senior day. Sat, 05 Mar 2011 21:35:59 MST BYU basketball: Danny Ainge expresses views on BYU Honor Code http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705367991/BYU-basketball-Danny-Ainge-expresses-views-on-BYU-Honor-Code.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705367991/BYU-basketball-Danny-Ainge-expresses-views-on-BYU-Honor-Code.html In an attempt to understand BYU's Honor Code and the school's decision to dismiss star forward Brandon Davies from its No.... Thu, 03 Mar 2011 22:20:36 MST Mike Sorensen: Is Jimmer Fredette the best to ever play in the state? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700105639/Is-Jimmer-Fredette-the-best-to-ever-play-in-the-state.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700105639/Is-Jimmer-Fredette-the-best-to-ever-play-in-the-state.html After the past several days, I'm just about all Jimmered out. Everywhere you look, it's Jimmer this and Jimmer that.... Mon, 31 Jan 2011 00:16:53 MST Dick Harmon: Jimmer Fredette joins some exclusive company with Cougars http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700100290/Jimmer-Fredette-joins-some-exclusive-company-with-Cougars.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700100290/Jimmer-Fredette-joins-some-exclusive-company-with-Cougars.html The Jimmer Fredette postgame buzz hovered a long time after he dropped 47 points on Utah Tuesday night. Thu, 13 Jan 2011 00:46:21 MST