Apr 19, 2019 6:38 pm MDT'Aggressive' is the word for Jazz as they approach Game 3 with the Rockets The Utah Jazz didn't play very well in the first two games of the their series with the Houston Rockets, but one thing they can control is their aggressiveness, which they plan to do better at in Game 3 Saturday night at Vivint Arena.
Mike Sorensen has covered sports at the Deseret News since 1979. He has covered golf his entire career and nearly every sport you can think of, but for the past 15 years his main beats have been college football and college basketball. He also writes a weekly column that appears on Mondays. Mike has won numerous writing awards both locally and nationally, more than 20 in the past decade alone. He lives in Salt Lake City with his wife, Connie, and they are the parents of four terrific children and have one remarkable grandchild. His father, Parry, was a beloved professor at the University of Utah for more than 40 years.
Apr 14, 2019 5:59 pm MDTTony Finau finishes in tie for fifth at Masters, but laments one bad swing at No. 12 Utah's Tony Finau played in the final group with eventual champion Tiger Woods at the Masters Sunday afternoon, but one bad hole, when he hit into the water at No. 12, may have cost Finau a chance at a green jacket.
Apr 13, 2019 6:30 pm MDTTony Finau's dream comes true — he's playing with Tiger Woods in final group of Masters Ever since he took up golf as a 7-year-old, it's been a dream of Tony Finau to play in the final group of a major with Tiger Woods, which he'll do Sunday in the Masters at Augusta National.
Apr 13, 2019 6:27 pm MDTUtah's Tony Finau underestimates own ability and fires 64 to move into second place at Masters Tony Finau said he would need a "65 or 66" on the weekend to move into contention at the Masters and instead fired an 8-under-par 64 in Saturday's third round at Augusta National Golf Club and moved into a tie for second place with Tiger Woods.
Apr 12, 2019 3:45 pm MDTUtahns at the Masters: Tony Finau in contention, Mike Weir barely misses cut For Tony Finau, it was a solid second round of 70 at the Masters, which leaves him just four behind the group of co-leaders, whlle Mike Weir missed the cut by one shot after shooting a second-round 76 Friday at Augusta National Golf Club.
Apr 10, 2019 5:53 pm MDTTony Finau brings out a large green shoe for infamous 7th hole in Masters Par-3 Contest Tony Finau had some fun at his own expense by changing into a large green golf shoe at the seventh hole at the Par-3 Contest Wednesday at the Masters, where he injured himself a year earlier after making a hole-in-one.
Apr 10, 2019 9:00 am MDTWhy Utah's Tony Finau could make run at green jacket despite slow start to season Utah's Tony Finau overcame a bad ankle injury last year to finish in a tie for 10th place at the Masters and is hoping his game comes around this week at Augusta after a slow start to the 2019 season.