Patrick Kinahan

Patrick Kinahan: Former BYU football star Kyle Van Noy tackles important issues for children

Patrick Kinahan: Former BYU football star Kyle Van Noy tackles important issues for children

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted May 17 - 10:32 a.m.

This story hits home more than most, both for an NFL great and a curmudgeon writer turned sports talk radio host.
Patrick Kinahan: Snyder squanders chance to silence uncertainty about future with Jazz

Patrick Kinahan: Snyder squanders chance to silence uncertainty about future with Jazz

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted May 10 - 11:28 a.m.

Credit Quin Snyder for refusing to get pinned down on the one issue that is perplexing much of the Utah Jazz fan base.
Patrick Kinahan: Jazz shouldn't linger long with Snyder

Patrick Kinahan: Jazz shouldn't linger long with Snyder

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted May 2 - 10:02 a.m.

After the team's disappointing yet predictable exit in the first round of the playoffs, Utah Jazz executives go into the offseason searching for answers to several questions.
Patrick Kinahan: Reeling Jazz reduced to playing for pride

Patrick Kinahan: Reeling Jazz reduced to playing for pride

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted April 26 - 10:36 a.m.

Essentially with the season on the line, the current version of the Utah Jazz responded with one of the most embarrassing performances in franchise history.
Patrick Kinahan: Soap opera drama surrounds BYU basketball

Patrick Kinahan: Soap opera drama surrounds BYU basketball

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted April 19 - 10:27 a.m.

Please, for the sake of his well-being, somebody tell Nick Emery to cease trashing Mark Pope and the BYU basketball program at every turn.
Patrick Kinahan: Prolonged shooting slump doesn't faze O'Neale

Patrick Kinahan: Prolonged shooting slump doesn't faze O'Neale

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 4:24 p.m.

If Quin Snyder's sentiments are true, which they are, Royce O'Neale undoubtedly is fully aware of his increasing legions of distractors among the Utah Jazz fan base.
Patrick Kinahan: Playoffs provide time of truth for Jazz

Patrick Kinahan: Playoffs provide time of truth for Jazz

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted April 12 - 10:34 a.m.

Give the Utah Jazz credit for continuing to say all the right things over the last few weeks even if the evidence contradicts their assessments.
Patrick Kinahan: Repeated Jazz late collapses may force significant changes

Patrick Kinahan: Repeated Jazz late collapses may force significant changes

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted April 5 - 10:24 a.m.

The more the Utah Jazz struggle, repeatedly squandering big leads late in games, the easier they make it for team management.
Patrick Kinahan: Injuries no excuse for fading Jazz

Patrick Kinahan: Injuries no excuse for fading Jazz

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted March 30 - 10:38 a.m.

Whichever the spin, the most obvious being injuries, to date the Utah Jazz do not look remotely resemble a championship contender.
Patrick Kinahan: Fair or not, repeated Mitchell rumors highlight negative Utah stereotypes

Patrick Kinahan: Fair or not, repeated Mitchell rumors highlight negative Utah stereotypes

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted March 22 - 9:31 a.m.

Befitting an inept franchise amid another miserable season, media covering the New York Knicks understandably always are on the prowl looking for a story that goes beyond the latest loss.
Patrick Kinahan: Disturbing pattern of blowing big leads haunts Jazz

Patrick Kinahan: Disturbing pattern of blowing big leads haunts Jazz

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted March 14 - 10:31 a.m.

Trying to define or describe it is a difficult task, but something isn't quite right with the Utah Jazz this season.
Patrick Kinahan: Mark Pope pushes flawed nonconference argument

Patrick Kinahan: Mark Pope pushes flawed nonconference argument

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

In the end, Mark Pope was forced to tout BYU's nonconference schedule in hopes the NCAA selection committee will buy his self-serving argument.
Patrick Kinahan: Are the Jazz really serious title contenders?

Patrick Kinahan: Are the Jazz really serious title contenders?

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 10:34 a.m.

As the mind-numbing NBA regular season winds down to the final weeks, attention turns to which teams deserve serious consideration as championship contenders.
Patrick Kinahan: Changing recruiting base to become necessity for BYU basketball

Patrick Kinahan: Changing recruiting base to become necessity for BYU basketball

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 22 - 10:33 a.m.

Amid a disappointing season that probably won't include the NCAA tournament, this year's BYU basketball team has made a different kind of history that could pay dividends when the program moves into the Big 12.
Patrick Kinahan: Miserable month hasn't deterred Jazz from thinking championship

Patrick Kinahan: Miserable month hasn't deterred Jazz from thinking championship

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 15 - 10:32 a.m.

Not even an awful stretch in January during which the Utah Jazz stumbled through a 4-12 record and spiraled down the Western Conference standings has damaged any championship aspirations.
Patrick Kinahan: BYU forced to bow down to Gonzaga

Patrick Kinahan: BYU forced to bow down to Gonzaga

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 8 - 10:31 a.m.

Back in 2011, with a Sweet 16 appearance at stake, BYU and superstar Jimmer Fredette blew out Gonzaga in the second round of the NCAA tournament.
Patrick Kinahan: Uncertain future won't impact Jazz legacy for Ingles

Patrick Kinahan: Uncertain future won't impact Jazz legacy for Ingles

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 1 - 10:27 a.m.

In the final year of his contract and now facing a long rehabilitation after suffering a major knee injury, Joe Ingles may have played his last game with the Utah Jazz.
Patrick Kinahan: Normally reserved John Stockton stuns with public COVID-related comments

Patrick Kinahan: Normally reserved John Stockton stuns with public COVID-related comments

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 23 - 6:10 p.m.

Notoriously reticent of publicity, former basketball superstar John Stockton has willingly thrust himself into one of the world's most hotly debated topic.
Patrick Kinahan: Utah's success aside, Pac-12 football needs immediate overhaul

Patrick Kinahan: Utah's success aside, Pac-12 football needs immediate overhaul

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 18 - 10:36 a.m.

For all the deserved accolades lauded upon Utah this college football season, the truth is the Pac-12 champion was the best of a mediocre conference.
Patrick Kinahan: Will market envy drive Mitchell out of Utah?

Patrick Kinahan: Will market envy drive Mitchell out of Utah?

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 11 - 10:31 a.m.

Apparently, if national reports eventually prove correct, Donovan Mitchell may have big-time plans that don't include playing for the Utah Jazz.
Patrick Kinahan: Say it ain't so Joe – Jazz may trade Ingles

Patrick Kinahan: Say it ain't so Joe – Jazz may trade Ingles

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 6 - 10:32 a.m.

Joe Ingles hears and reads the rumors, fully aware that his name is linked to different trades the Jazz could possibly make.
Patrick Kinahan: Utah FBS football teams met or exceeded expectations

Patrick Kinahan: Utah FBS football teams met or exceeded expectations

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 4 - 10:29 a.m.

Now that the college football season has ended, much to the dismay of many, it's time to review predictions for the local teams.
Patrick Kinahan: Losing Rose Bowl doesn't mar Utah's incredible accomplishments

Patrick Kinahan: Losing Rose Bowl doesn't mar Utah's incredible accomplishments

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 2 - 11:34 a.m.

Let's revisit my recent story on the four Ohio State NFL prospects tainting the Rose Bowl by sitting out the game to avoid injury.
Patrick Kinahan: Ohio State does the impossible by tainting Rose Bowl

Patrick Kinahan: Ohio State does the impossible by tainting Rose Bowl

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

Plain and simple, there's no other way label it, the choice of several Ohio State players has tainted the greatest tradition in college football.
Patrick Kinahan: Holmoe stars as BYU sports leader

Patrick Kinahan: Holmoe stars as BYU sports leader

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 21 - 10:29 a.m.

Now that BYU has capped of a second consecutive strong football season, collectively totaling 21 wins, let's examine the reasons for the startling turnaround after three subpar years.