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Scott G. Winterton, Deseret News
Utah Jazz player Jeremy Evans laughs with the kids at Timpanogos Elementary school in Provo Thursday, March 1, 2012, Jeremy took some time to come and read to the kids.

PROVO — Utah Jazz players visited local elementary schools and read to students on Thursday as part of the team's Be A Team Player — Read contest. The program focuses on increasing literacy skills in children and is held in conjunction with NBA Cares, the league's global community outreach initiative.