Patrick Kinahan

Patrick Kinahan: All-Star game continues to stain NBA

Patrick Kinahan: All-Star game continues to stain NBA

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 20 - 10:29 a.m.

Some 49 years ago a father and his young son, both basketball fanatics, attended a game that created a memory that was well worth the modest price of admission.
Patrick Kinahan: Trades plunge Jazz into longer rebuild

Patrick Kinahan: Trades plunge Jazz into longer rebuild

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 13 - 10:27 a.m.

Extending the length of the massive rebuild project, the Jazz have turned the focus toward the future.
Patrick Kinahan: Utah football already showered with love for next season

Patrick Kinahan: Utah football already showered with love for next season

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 6 - 10:37 a.m.

"Death, taxes and Utah football" success — count all on three happening, so proclaims lead Fox college football analyst Joel Klatt.
Patrick Kinahan: BYU has reasons for sensitive reaction to T-shirt incident

Patrick Kinahan: BYU has reasons for sensitive reaction to T-shirt incident

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 30 - 10:31 a.m.

The silent trash-talking — one of the better examples of an oxymoron — apparently was not the way BYU students should roll.
Patrick Kinahan: BYU can ride Big 12 coattails into NCAA Tournament

Patrick Kinahan: BYU can ride Big 12 coattails into NCAA Tournament

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 23 - 10:28 a.m.

Thanks to a strong nonconference record, highlighted by wins over San Diego State and current Pac-12 co-leader Arizona State, the Cougars require only moderate success in the Big 12.
Patrick Kinahan: Plethora of problems can't derail college football

Patrick Kinahan: Plethora of problems can't derail college football

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 16 - 10:23 a.m.

For a sport that is plagued with a host of serious problems, college football continues to explode in popularity.
Patrick Kinahan: How about Rose Bowl hosting annual national championship game?

Patrick Kinahan: How about Rose Bowl hosting annual national championship game?

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 9 - 10:25 a.m.

Prominent voices associated with college football are pushing a suggestion that might deserve consideration.
Patrick Kinahan: Utah, BYU may finally make NCAA Tournament in same season

Patrick Kinahan: Utah, BYU may finally make NCAA Tournament in same season

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 2 - 10:28 a.m.

Nine years after the last time, the Utah and BYU men's basketball teams may finally play in the NCAA tournament during the same postseason.
Patrick Kinahan: Pac-12 implosion along with supersized Big 12 ranks as Utah's top sports story

Patrick Kinahan: Pac-12 implosion along with supersized Big 12 ranks as Utah's top sports story

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 26 - 10:27 a.m.

As the start of another year draws near, 2023 will go down as one of the most memorable in local sports history.
Patrick Kinahan: Utah's Lynne Roberts earns recognition as year's top sportsperson

Patrick Kinahan: Utah's Lynne Roberts earns recognition as year's top sportsperson

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 19 - 10:33 a.m.

Reviewing the past year of athletic accomplishments in Utah, one name immediately stands out above all potential candidates.
Patrick Kinahan: Transfer portal leads to makeshift bowl lineups

Patrick Kinahan: Transfer portal leads to makeshift bowl lineups

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 12 - 10:32 a.m.

All in or in the way, the catchy phrase for Utah football, has needed a slight alteration to stay current with the times.
Patrick Kinahan: BYU faces tricky issue at quarterback

Patrick Kinahan: BYU faces tricky issue at quarterback

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 5 - 10:23 a.m.

One year removed from bringing in two transfer quarterbacks, BYU is again looking to bolster football's most important position.
Patrick Kinahan: Football forecasts fall short of expectations

Patrick Kinahan: Football forecasts fall short of expectations

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 28 - 10:34 a.m.

Falling in line with the results on the field, this wasn't a banner year for the annual forecasts for the college football locals.
Patrick Kinahan: Utah's beloved Pac-12 football sadly dies

Patrick Kinahan: Utah's beloved Pac-12 football sadly dies

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 21 - 10:31 a.m.

Like all bittersweet goodbyes, the impending divorce impacts the literally millions of people connected to the long-term relationship.
Patrick Kinahan: History says pump brakes on greatness for quarterback recruits

Patrick Kinahan: History says pump brakes on greatness for quarterback recruits

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 16 - 10:04 a.m.

Head coaching hires and quarterback recruits, use caution before making outlandish projections for success at both positions.
Patrick Kinahan: Misery plunges deeper for struggling BYU football

Patrick Kinahan: Misery plunges deeper for struggling BYU football

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 14 - 10:32 a.m.

Critics and loyalists alike are screaming the same message, that BYU football is a huge disappointment this season.
Patrick Kinahan: BYU coaches face heat as season turns cold

Patrick Kinahan: BYU coaches face heat as season turns cold

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 7 - 10:31 a.m.

Line them up, one by one, and then send the entire bunch packing.
Patrick Kinahan: No surprise BYU experiencing growing pains

Patrick Kinahan: No surprise BYU experiencing growing pains

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 31 - 10:27 a.m.

Nobody with any sense of realism thought it would be easy, as the modified saying goes, and BYU can testify to its accuracy.
Patrick Kinahan: Kyle Whittingham's greatness soars to another level

Patrick Kinahan: Kyle Whittingham's greatness soars to another level

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 24 - 9:02 a.m.

We've been here before over the years, praising the man's uncanny ability to achieve success, but this time it demands an encore.
Patrick Kinahan: Halfway through season, different goals for BYU, Utah

Patrick Kinahan: Halfway through season, different goals for BYU, Utah

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 17 - 10:27 a.m.

Halfway through the college football season, BYU and Utah are holding out different goals that each may find difficult to achieve.
Patrick Kinahan: Handling of Rising's situation falls short

Patrick Kinahan: Handling of Rising's situation falls short

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 10 - 10:29 a.m.

Week after week, the college football world eagerly anticipated the star quarterback's return that would infuse a badly needed jolt into a slumbering offense.
Patrick Kinahan: Shiny trucks latest road to success in college football

Patrick Kinahan: Shiny trucks latest road to success in college football

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 5 - 9:46 a.m.

College football stadiums across the country should renovate all scoreboards, adding specific numbers that rank in terms of importance right with the score of the actual game.
Patrick Kinahan: Different vibes around BYU, Utah football

Patrick Kinahan: Different vibes around BYU, Utah football

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 3 - 10:36 a.m.

Heading into bye weeks, strangely enough after both played last Friday night, BYU and Utah have identical records in and out of conference five weeks into the college football season.
Patrick Kinahan: First loss no longer shatters BYU's dreams

Patrick Kinahan: First loss no longer shatters BYU's dreams

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Sept. 26 - 11:03 a.m.

Finally, for the first time in more than a decade, all is not lost once the inevitable first loss comes for the BYU football team.
Patrick Kinahan: Utah, BYU remain unscathed, take aim at grand prize

Patrick Kinahan: Utah, BYU remain unscathed, take aim at grand prize

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Sept. 19 - 10:33 a.m.

The preliminaries are over for both the BYU and Utah football programs, with each accomplishing its primary objective.