The Utah Grizzlies hosted a Grizzlies Fight Cancer event Feb. 15 and 16. The two-night event was dedicated to raising money for cancer research and giving back to local organizations that focus on cancer and illness.
On Sept. 24, the National Hockey League visited Utah to feature an NHL game for the first time since Oct. 5, 2008. The last time the top-tier professional league visited Utah, the game featured the Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks. This time around, the Kings returned to play the Vancouver Canucks. Daniel Brickley and Trevor Lewis, two native Utahns, who find themselves as teammates playing for the Kings.
BYU football Head Coach Kalani Sitake started the More2Life foundation to give his players service opportunities outside of BYU athletics, and the charity has since sent BYU football players to Harlem, Compton and elsewhere to serve and mentor inner-city youth.