Giants’ Tony Watson embraces special connection with civil rights movement, Martin Luther King Jr.

Henry Cejudo reflects on Maryvale roots as he prepares for UFC championship bout

Why are so many horses dying? Turf Paradise looks to find answers

‘Best-kept secret in wrestling’: Pac-12 seeks expansion

Bus of dreams: Ganado driver hopes to inspire students with snapshots, words of greatness

Bottled up: Brewers’ pitcher on a mission to cut single-use plastic

Scout’s honor: Despite trying schedules, baseball’s talent evaluators committed to craft

Golf, softball: Andersen siblings have it covered at Arizona State

Dreams coming true for ASU hockey player Joey Daccord

From baseball to aeronautical engineering: Horizon’s Kody Huff covers all bases

From basketball to group homes: ASU’s Charnea Johnson-Chapman is shifting her passion

Behind the scenes at the Cronkite News sports bureau

Murray? Rosen? Cardinals remain coy about quarterback decision for NFL draft

‘A really sad night’: Beloved sports shrine Don & Charlie’s closes its doors

I am woman, hear me ‘fore’: ASU golfers part of historic event at Augusta

Suns hope to redirect future, find stability amid lost season

Joey Daccord makes history, becomes first ASU player to compete in NHL

The student, the employee, the NBA 2K player

Coyotes proud of season but disappointed to finish short of playoffs

Namaste: At Laveen Elementary, yoga is complementing detention, slowing office referrals

Quick hits: An inside look at the 2019 NFL Annual League Meeting

ASU’s Burr, Esmay carving out new roles in White Sox organization

Alliance of American Football suspends operations just 8 weeks into first season

Could CBD be the miracle athletes are looking for?

Hard-working senior class leaves mark on ASU women’s basketball program

The Red Fury: Phoenix Rising’s passionate fan base

Hiring of women in football among the issues discussed at recent NFL meetings

ASU women’s basketball hopes to lead Turner Thorne to first Final Four

From Scottsdale to Albuquerque: Rockies take road trip to connect with Triple-A community

Play ball: Diamondbacks open season with new look, on and off field

Proposed budget cuts for Special Olympics concern those who could be impacted in Arizona

Another big event for Arizona: ISM Raceway lands NASCAR’s Championship Weekend

Murray, Rosen? Cardinals’ Kingsbury remains coy when asked about No. 1 pick

Back to the future: Hickory golf clubs centerpiece of popular tournaments

‘Lesson in toughness’: Grit helps ASU women advance to Sweet 16

Sweet 16 and always been missed: ASU women hope to advance in NCAA Tournament

ASU women’s basketball team turns back clock in NCAA Tournament win over UCF

End of Cheatham’s journey at ASU suggests beginning of another chapter in basketball

Liberty High football player Zach Hunzinger shares his story of cancer … and beating it

Venezuela unrest has Cactus League player Sanchez worried about family

Florida or bust: Despite 2,000-mile journey, ASU women focused on NCAA Tournament

Ball and Oats: ASU’s Hurley will square off with former team, assistant in NCAA Tournament

Experienced ASU women hope for strong NCAA Tournament start

A full-Dort press: ASU advances in NCAA Tournament behind standout freshman

Hurley, Mullin: From Dream Team competitors to NCAA Tournament rivals

Esports in high school: A closer look at newest AIA sanctioned activity

ASU’s second straight NCAA Tournament appearance filled with entertaining storylines

At Sloan Park, Cubs fans embrace spring training

Managers react as Major League Baseball invokes new rules to improve pace of play

A deeper look at the rising popularity of esports and gaming

From the grandstands to the couch: More high school games available online

Spring training facilities: What happens the other 10 months of the year

Cutting athletic funding at inner-city schools can have long-term impact

Has ASU baseball turned the corner? Sun Devils off to 8-0 start

Esports state championship delayed but still on its way to Arizona high schools

As tribes voice opposition, sports betting bill moves forward with 6-3 vote

Examining the complicated relationship between AAU and high school basketball

AIA’s handling of playoff game scheduling after storm hits Prescott Valley draws criticism

Ending the stigma: Mental health in college sports

What the hail? Spring training interrupted by cold, heavy rain

Arizona junior college baseball a proven feeder system to next level

Betting on your favorite teams still on hold in Arizona Legislature

‘I have 100 percent trust’: Nico Mannion remains confident in commitment to Arizona

New name, upgrades unveiled at Milwaukee Brewers’ Maryvale stadium

No longer on the fringe: Technology makes golf accessible to disabled community

Pride defines historic day as top female wrestlers compete in state high school tournament

An open House: Jaelen proud of dad Eddie but readily admits he has own big-time goals

Fischer Institute teams with JAWKU to help athletes improve crucial 40-yard dash times

Arm injuries for young pitchers? AIA, athletes take strides toward prevention

Senate postpones debate on bill that would legalize sports betting across state

Discussion of Arizona basketball unrest finds its way to Board of Regents meeting

Where’s the hype? National Signing Day much quieter with NCAA rule changes

Life in the G League: Northern Arizona Suns stay mentally prepared for the call-up

A Sunday at the Waste Management Phoenix Open with amateur golfer Matthew Wolff

Give it time, high school football’s Open Division will be a hit, California officials say

Move it: Educators encouraged by early results of Arizona recess law

James Harden back on old stomping grounds, ready to conquer NBA streak, Suns

Rain falls, Fowler rises: Best moments from the Waste Management Phoenix Open

Rickie Fowler rebounds to victory, rain doesn’t slow Phoenix Open final round

Turnaround in Tucson: Adia Barnes restoring winning culture at Arizona

Archie Bradley loses clubs, Justin Thomas gains (more) respect at Phoenix Open

Look out, Phoenix Open 16th hole, you may have some competition

From Justin Verlander to Jake Owen, celebrities showcase their skills at Phoenix Open Pro-Am

Celebrities, weather talk dominate Day 3 of Waste Management Phoenix Open

Waste Management Phoenix Open finding creative ways to remain ‘greenest show on turf’

Special Olympians, local celebrities take center stage at Phoenix Open

The (baseball) stars come out for Day 2 of Waste Management Phoenix Open

Former ASU teammates raise money, awareness for spinal cord injuries

Apple of his eye: Children inspire visually impaired runner after lifetime of heartache

Open season: PGA Tour’s most popular tournament is underway

Arizona skateboards shred the Union Hills Classic competition

Mannion attracts headlines but Pinnacle’s Brown turning heads, too

Done deal: Phoenix City Council approves renovation of Suns’ Talking Stick Resort Arena

Opinions divided on whether former ASU standout Barry Bonds belongs in Hall of Fame

Year after young daughter suffers stroke, father celebrates recovery by running marathon

Future of Suns, Diamondbacks in downtown Phoenix causing angst

Time is right: Pacers among behind-the-scenes stars of Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon

Citing discrimination, JC football players explain suit against MCCCD

With no JC football left in state, 11 players file lawsuit alleging ‘racial bias’

ASU’s visit to Navajo Nation was about more than just basketball

Special K: Despite skepticism, Cardinals believe they have winner in Kliff Kingsbury

Phoenix couple’s nonprofit helps more Haitian children get adopted

In Fiesta Bowl, LSU kicker Tracy breaks ASU Gonzalez’s record, thanks Desert Vista’s Culp

Bridging baseball’s language gap: Journey of D-Backs’ Takahashi shows value of being multilingual

From 0-12 to undefeated: UCF one of most ‘intriguing stories in college football’

With changing sports climate, Pac-12’s black coaches feel responsibility to guide athletes

ASU groundskeeper leaves his stamp on Cheez-It Bowl

Same record, different culture: On heels of bowl loss, ASU players optimistic

Played among livestock, medicinal plants, ‘rez golf’ builds community among Navajo

A bookie, a bet, a basketball player: 25 years ago, point-shaving scandal rocked Arizona State

Pulling no punches: 14-year-old girl aspires to be first Navajo boxer to win Olympics

‘Goldy’ gone: Arizona sports scene suffers another blow as Diamondbacks trade Goldschmidt

Arizona Western eliminates football, leaving only one JC in state with sport

Cardinals’ running back Derrick Coleman shares his journey with deaf students

Do you have what it takes? FBI invites reporters to work out with agents for a day

Moving on: ASU receiver Harry declares for NFL Draft

Partnership unveils program to identify, head off youth sports injuries

Coyotes thankful for family, friends and much better start to season

A new experience for Edwards and Sumlin coaching their first Territorial Cup game

Showdown on the Rez: ASU women’s basketball trip rewarding for all

Jax throws for Twins, serves for United States Air Force

At ease: In Pat Tillman’s hometown, a community works overtime to protect his legacy

‘Showdown on the Rez’: ASU women take basketball game to Navajo Reservation

Dream season ends: Phoenix Rising fall short in USL championship

Phoenix Rising’s road to their first USL Cup Final

With Pac-12 South title in sight, Edwards focuses on UCLA

‘The stars came out’: Drogba helps send Phoenix Rising into title game

‘Aggressively pursuing the facts’: Board of Regents meets to discuss UA basketball program

Rookie Josh Rosen displays confidence, development in win

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

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

Phoenix Rising fueled by painful memory as playoff push continues

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

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

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

Stakes are high as playoffs arrive for Phoenix Rising

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

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

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

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

Enrollment surge at South Mountain High School could boost athletic programs

From the Netherlands to Japan: ASU women’s soccer has international flavor

Former ASU swimmer joins athletes urging protection from sexual assaults

‘They make your day bright’: Hockey team serving the disabled community a big hit

Top of his class: As Cardinals struggle, Rosen makes mark among rookie QBs

NCAA, Arizona universities look to address lack of women coaching women’s sports

Hotshots: Support, criticism follow news of new Arizona pro football team’s name

‘We want to change the narrative’: Suns eye significant turnaround

Changing hands: Cardinals opt to go with rookie quarterback Josh Rosen

Off the beaten path: Crowded trails lead to frustration, unsanctioned treks

Saguaro High community, led by famous alumni, rallies around deli owner

Despite cries for Rosen, Cardinals coach Wilks sounds committed to Bradford

A good run: Eno Benjamin’s strong start hints at big things for ASU

Pat Tillman’s legacy to be honored in football game between alma mater, Liberty High

The place to be: Grand Canyon soccer leads nation in average attendance

From shipyard to Top 25 coach: San Diego State meaningful to ASU’s Edwards

For first time, gamers can customize female players for NBA Live

Where the Suns do shine: Hall of Fame inductees spotlight journey of NBA franchise

Thanks to new sponsorship, Arizona Cardinals’ home to be renamed State Farm Stadium

From Tillman talk to economic impact, Nike’s Kaepernick deal sparks debate

Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi continues to redefine ‘clutch’

‘Success can be a disease’: Arizona State happy with win but Herm Edwards seeks improvement

Having a field day: ASU’s Johnson makes sure Sun Devil Stadium is game-ready

‘I was heartbroken’: Larry Fitzgerald recalls time shared with John McCain

Businesslike Herm Edwards prepares for debut as Arizona State football coach

In the sports arena, John McCain also packed a punch

‘You’re not going to wake up’: In wake of concussion survey, former football prospect shares story

Just for kicks: Arizona sneakerheads pay big bucks for elite shoes

Beyond the reservation: NABI focuses on education as well as basketball

From MLB to youth sports, baseball sees increased arm injuries in pitchers

Raising the steaks: Cardinals’ Larry Fitzgerald sees giving back as his personal responsibility

The Grind: How two Sun Devils in minors are making a push for big league call-ups

From ‘Average Joe’ to ‘Ninja Warrior’: Popularity of TV show spurs growth in ninja-training gyms

Cardinals take chance on German football player’s dream to play in the NFL

‘Deeply problematic’: Cardinals criticized for promoting Bidwill’s support of SCOTUS nominee

‘I meant it’: After loss, Marvin Bagley acknowledges grudge against Suns still alive

ASU’s Bobby Hurley visits Vegas to support Shannon Evans’ ‘new journey’

Vegas lights shine bright on Deandre Ayton in Suns debut

‘Stay positive’: Liberty High football’s Hunzinger finds inspiration in cancer diagnosis

From border town to Belmont: Bob Baffert points to family, Nogales ranch as roots to horse racing success

‘Just a normal kid’: Spencer Rattler tries to stay grounded as attention picks up steam

The inside track: UA offers only program focused solely on horse racing industry

‘A lot like Garnett’: Suns pick Deandre Ayton compared to former NBA MVP

Short and sweet: The month Deandre Ayton and Marvin Bagley spent together at Hillcrest

Suns, Phoenix clash with Goldwater Institute over arena-renovation records

Solar flare: Dynamic Ayton could be answer to Suns’ struggling franchise

Punching through Parkinson’s: Boxing gym trains patients with degenerative disease

In midst of drought, Moon Valley, Lookout Mountain golf courses to stop irrigating with drinking water

Control tower demolition latest step in renovation of ISM Raceway

Arizona ultrarunners turn nocturnal during summer months

‘My heart’s broken’: End of season means end of ASU’s Guard U

Twenty years after ASU career ended, Tillman legacy endures

Doan, Majerle among 5 inducted into Arizona Sports Hall of Fame

No. 3 Wildcats men’s basketball ‘itching’ to play after challenging offseason

Goofy, grounded, ‘Game of Thrones’ fan: Pinnacle’s Rattler more than standout quarterback

After Montana outcry derailed career, Phoenix College coach Pflugrad looks for second chance

Accomplished ASU women’s triathlon team attracting large-scale interest

Hallucinations, cramps, even death: Sports in Arizona heat can be dangerous

Great deals drive golfers to feel the heat on Valley courses

Triple digits? Done properly, training in intense heat can have advantages

‘Road to our dreams has detours’: Warner reflects on Hall of Fame journey

Enshrinement ceremony stirs debate about Tillman and Hall of Fame

What’s your take on collegiate eSports?

Have you suffered a heat-related illness during an athletic activity?

Do you exercise in the Arizona heat?

Youth hockey photo

Experienced a sport injury, but continue to play?

Bullying and Hazing in youth sports: What’s your story?

Athletes: What has been your experience with anxiety or depression?

Do you have experience with recruiting student athletes for high school sports?

Do you have experience with women’s self defense classes?

International play beneficial for Arizona Coyotes

In face of new pitch limits, Arizona HS coaches forced to ‘manage a little better’

The Concussion Discussion

Despite low pay, WNBA still attraction to international players

Valley diving community determined to quell fears about sport’s safety

English contingent leads Phoenix Rising FC

Military veterans benefit from positive impact of jiu-jitsu

Influx of Australian punters changing landscape of college football

Athletes benefiting from advancements in prosthetics

As Doan contemplates retirement, Coyotes rookies reflect on his guidance

From Ireland to Tempe: ASU golfer adjusting to new life

ASU athletes rely on online classes for high-demand schedule

Valley offers adaptive sports options for disabled community

Arizona Football League helps keep dream of playing alive

High schools adopting analytics modeled after the big leagues

Former NFL kicker hopes to improve football safety with technology

Renovated Sun Devil Stadium could be a candidate for a naming-rights deal

After leaving ASU, Jack Elway quits football, forges own path

Arizona’s open-enrollment policy can make choosing high schools complicated for athletes

Baseball commissioner pushing changes to speed up games

University of Arizona hopes new student fee for athletics can be game-changer

Fan friendliness of Cactus League makes it popular draw

Passion, hard work pay off for Valley NASCAR driver McDowell

Diversity among fans, players a priority for NHL

Southern California All-American lends big hand to young yoga students

With Final Four nets cut, could Valley’s next big game be a political ball?

UNC finds championship redemption in Glendale

Zags fail to reach zenith with uncharacteristic mistakes in national title game

Size looms large in NCAA title game between North Carolina, Gonzaga

A trailblazer for women’s basketball, Mercury’s Meyers Drysdale honored with lifetime achievement award

CBS’s Fishman aiming to craft perfect shot for Final Four viewers

Chasing Ghosts: Tar Heels one step away from redemption

Self, McGrady headline 2017 Hall of Fame class

Cinderella no more: Gonzaga on precipice of NCAA basketball championship

West Coast hoops gets prime opportunity in Final Four

Gonzaga assistant coach has roots at Scottsdale Community College

GCU’s Russell gets ‘One Shining Moment’ on Final Four floor

North Carolina bill brings reminders of Arizona’s past at Final Four

A Final Four first: four teams, four conference players of the year

A guide to Final Four tickets, activities, parking and more

Arizona native Benson hoping to continue winning ways in Glendale

GCU’s Havocs making the most of the national stage during Final Four

Downtown businesses await Final Four visitors

Graham to get ‘green light’ in ASU jersey for final time during Final Four weekend

Final Four leaves legacy on and off courts at refurbished Harmon Park

Final Four coaches share stories of pranks and mutual admiration

Final Four security to include ‘busiest night in the history of Downtown Phoenix’

Four on the floor: Stage set at University of Phoenix Stadium for Final Four

Born without legs, Jen Bricker followed an unconventional path to become an acrobat and author

ASU outfielder Hunter Bishop lives ‘4MOM’ with Alzheimer’s

As March Madness begins, so does final countdown to Valley’s Final Four

Synergy Sports Tech has ‘changed the game’ of basketball analysis

Coyotes Curling Club has found a home in the Arizona desert

Phoenix Rising FC makes its case for MLS expansion

There are pitfalls for golf parents who coach, caddy for their children

Arizona State’s ballpark fitted with new cameras

Female jockeys are thriving at Turf Paradise racetrack

For Dawn Rogers, Final Four is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity

County on Diamondbacks: ‘We’re not sure what they’re after’

New England fans have favorite gathering spot down Pat

Olympic Village plan another step in ASU’s goal to become ‘Olympic training ground’

ASU broadens recruiting horizons with three from long range

You can hear the dribble now: Final Four closing in on first Valley visit

Scottsdale pro spreads his love and knowledge of golf to hundreds of Valley kids

Scottsdale-based fantasy sports company thrives despite legal challenges

Fantasy leagues can be gateway to gambling addiction

Legal gambling in Arizona has undergone dramatic changes

Clemson achieves redemption in return to desert

‘Godfather’ of Saguaro HS football back for Fiesta Bowl as key member of OSU staff

Alternative treatments to painkillers making inroads

Trainers turn focus to preventing injuries, not treating them with painkillers

Former NFL players seek game-changer to painkillers

In his own words: Former Sun Rex Chapman opens up about his battle with addiction

Helmet improvement not perfect solution to concussions

Programs stress importance of reporting concussions by high school athletes

December 21, 2016: Sports Special

High school athletes reporting of concussions increasing

National anthem protest has national trickle-down effect

Fairfax boys basketball team rallies around memory of Isia Slater