Utah Kumbaya Sports Community – TownLift, Park City News
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah. –
- The Utah Jazz won their home basketball season opener last night 86-107 against the Oklahoma City Thunder (OKC).
- Real Salt Lake won Saturday night’s home soccer game 3-1 against the Colorado Rapids as their season begins to come to a close.
- The Utah Grizzlies play their season opener at home on Saturday night against the Idaho Steelheads.
- The Salt Lake Bees played their last baseball game on Oct. 3 in a 0-3 away loss to the Tacoma Rainiers.
While it is true that Utah enjoys a plethora of the aforementioned mainstream sporting entities, it remains among a handful of mid-sized American metropolises without a major league football, baseball, or hockey team for which it is. root at a relative driving distance.
This swirling vortex of potential energy from local sports fans has to funnel somewhere, the teams are acknowledging this and Real Salt Lake have tapped into that energy through a social media post that fosters a sense of state solidarity in a mentality e pluribus unum or among many fans, a fandom.