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Rookie Josh Rosen displays confidence, development in win

TEMPE – Rookie quarterback Josh Rosen showed both his confidence and ability to learn from the past in Arizona’s 18-15 win Sunday over the San Francisco 49ers.


Under stars, surrounded by stars, Phoenix Rising stay alive in playoffs

SCOTTSDALE -- With the some of the state's top sports figures coming out to watch, Phoenix Rising FC knocked off the Swope Park Rangers to stay alive in the playoffs.


After tumultuous season, UA basketball returns with zero starters, numerous questions

TUCSON – The Arizona Wildcats men's basketball team returns to the court after a season of high drama. With no returning starters, expectations are lower than normal.


Phoenix Rising fueled by painful memory as playoff push continues

SCOTTSDALE – The Phoenix Rising hope to exorcise some bad memories when they take on the Swope Park Rangers in a United Soccer League playoff game.


Cardinals’ Rosen plans to resume studies, support justice reform, environmental causes

PHONEIX – Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen, who supports local high school STEM programs, plans to resume classes at UCLA this summer.


Excitement about Herm Edwards-led ASU program has shifted to wait-and-see mentality

TEMPE – The buzz about Arizona State's football program has shifted. What was once excitement is now "let's wait and see."


The O.C.: It’s goodbye, Mike McCoy, hello, Byron Leftwich as Cardinals make changes

TEMPE – The Cardinals' tumultuous season took another wild turn with the firing of offensive coordinator Mike McCoy Friday. Fan frustration hit a crescendo with the team's ugly 45-10 loss to the Denver Broncos that cemented their spot as the lowest ranked offense in the NFL.


Stakes are high as playoffs arrive for Phoenix Rising

SCOTTSDALE -- Stakes are high as the Phoenix Rising host their first-ever playoff game. A strong performance could help make a case for the team landing a Major League Soccer franchise.


Suns’ Booker on Ayton: ‘My job is to make it special for him’

PHOENIX -- With Deandre Ayton set to begin his NBA career, Devin Booker hopes to give the rookie more wins than he experienced early in his Suns career.


Suns’ Deandre Ayton to begin NBA career against friend and rival Luka Doncic

PHOENIX – Rookies Deandre Ayton of the Phoenix Suns and Luka Doncic of the Dallas Mavericks begin their NBA careers against each other Wednesday in Phoenix. Their may be a discussion between the two about a ping pong game.


Rosen remains confident, Wilks realistic as Cardinals’ broken offense takes center stage

TEMPE – The Arizona Cardinals offense ranks dead last in the NFL but Rosen remains confident, while Wilks takes a realistic approach to Cardinal woes.


Despite recent upheaval, Suns remain optimistic, bring in Jamal Crawford

PHOENIX – Despite recent upheaval, including the firing of their general manager, the Suns remain optimistic and are looking forward. On Friday, veteran guard Jamal Crawford visited the team.