Mormon NBA Player Jabari Parker Shares How He Stands Strong in the Gospel

by LDS Living | February 5, 2016 | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

At six feet nine inches tall, Latter-day Saint Jabari Parker stands out from the crowd. And it's not only b...


Former BYU Sharpshooter Jimmer Fredette's NBA Career Coming to an End?

by Deseret News | October 22, 2015 | Mormon Life

MR says: Jimmer Fredette, the 26-year-old former BYU basketball star, received some rather unfortunate...


After LA Lakers Workout, LDS Basketball Star Tyler Haws Answers Question About His Mission

by LDS Living | June 4, 2015 | News from Utah

Who is Tyler Haws? If you haven't heard of the BYU superstar who surpassed even Jimmer Fredette's scoring r...


Mormon Man's Half-Court Shot Is a Reminder that Miracles Happen

by Deseret News | April 30, 2015 | News from Utah

Alan Smith, a volunteer at the Jordan River Utah Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,...


LDS NBA Player Jabari Parker Featured in National Commercial

by YouTube | March 19, 2015 | News from Utah Famous Mormons


38 Returned Missionaries Who Could Play in College Basketball's March Madness

by Deseret News | March 11, 2015 | Famous Mormons

With March Madness looming, has compiled a list of returned LDS missionaries who played col...


LDS Athlete Signs with Pro Basketball Team in L.A.

by The Digital Universe | February 25, 2015 | Famous Mormons

Former basketball player Jennifer Hamson signed with the two-time WNBA Champions Los Angeles Sparks. Execut...


LDS Celtics Manager, Danny Ainge, Bears Testimony in NBA Interview

by | February 18, 2015 | Famous Mormons

"You're just helping those in need, and there is a great satisfaction in life that comes from that. And the...


Church-Sponsored Basketball Team, "Mormon Yankees," Once a Major Missionary Tool

by LDS Living | February 9, 2015 | Mormon Life

Photo from Deseret News via Rodney Burt, Cedar Fort Church ball today sometimes gets a bad rap, but it wasn...


LDS Teen Catches Attention of ESPN

by | December 23, 2014 | News from Utah

It is late in the afternoon inside the Woodland High School gymnasium. The varsity basketball squad is loos...