Sport

Arizona broadcasters McConnell, Schulte and Bloom adjusting to a world without sports

PHOENIX – The sports hiatus affects players and fans but also the broadcasters of the teams no longer playing. Greg Schulte, Matt McConnell and Jon Bloom shared their thoughts on how the pandemic has affected their lives.


ASU’s Brinson Pasichnuk helped build culture, rewarded with NHL contract

TEMPE – ASU’s Brinson Pasichnuk ranked third nationally among defensemen this season with 37 points in 36 games played. His 11 goals placed him second nationally among defensemen.


One year later: The demise of the AAF through a player’s eyes

TEMPE – One year after the Alliance of American Football shut down operations, Arizona Hotshots defensive lineman Dylan Wynn recounts the day it all ended.


On the verge of something special, GCU beach volleyball’s season upended

PHOENIX – Grand Canyon Beach Volleyball was ranked No. 7 in the nation, having notched three wins over ranked opponents already this year, before the coronavirus pandemic upended its season.


‘It’s a weird mindset’: Canadian swimmer reflects on delay of Summer Olympics

LOS ANGELES – Olympian Taylor Ruck of Canada Swim was in disbelief after hearing the news about the Summer Games being postponed.


An alley-oop and a national title: 29 years ago, Bobby Hurley helped Duke to its first championship

PHOENIX – Twenty-nine years ago, Bobby Hurley was a key player in Duke’s first national title.


On the move: Running an important part of Brett Hundley’s life on, off the Cardinals’ field

PHOENIX – Brett Hundley has always been a mobile quarterback, but he has used his passion for running to help him stay in football shape for most of his life.


As baseball remains on hold, Diamondbacks’ Hall reflects on emotional, financial challenges

PHOENIX – Checking in with Arizona Diamondbacks CEO Derrick Hall about an Opening Day that was lost – for now.