Sport

A free ride: Erick Cedeño cycles 2,200 miles to experience the Underground Railroad

PHOENIX – Cyclist Erick Cedeño retraces footsteps of the Underground Railroad on wheels.


No fans, no vaccine, no problem: It’s not ideal but Suns excited to showcase new look

PHOENIX – The Phoenix Suns ended the 2019-20 season in a bubble at Orlando’s Walt Disney World. Now the team and the rest of the NBA is preparing to launch a shortened and condensed 2020-21 season as a global pandemic continues to rage.


‘My story is not done’: Eddie Johnson begins 20th season as voice of Phoenix Suns

PHOENIX – After a successful career in the NBA, Eddie Johnson finds himself in Phoenix serving as broadcaster for Suns and taking time to motivate others.


Monday Morning Sun Devil: ASU builds for 2021 as line play shows program’s growth

PHOENIX – The improvement along both lines is a big reason ASU is positioned for a big 2021 season. Plus, why Zak Hill’s offense is already a success.


They shoot, they score: Coyotes’ goal to increase youth hockey participation a success

PHOENIX – The Arizona Coyotes have been seeking to increase youth hockey participation in the state of Arizona. With various youth development programs and outreach efforts, the Coyotes’ efforts are making an impact in the state.


Over par: Arizona’s golf scene thrives during COVID-19 pandemic

PHOENIX – With more free time, Arizonans are flocking to play golf in 2020. See how courses have adjusted their operations to stay open during the pandemic, and how they’ve fared.


Monday Morning Sun Devil: ASU rout in Territorial Cup reflects state of program

PHOENIX – Arizona State’s rout in Territorial Cup shows why ASU made the right decision when it thought outside the box and plucked Herm Edwards from ESPN.


Monday Morning Sun Devil: Reflecting on late game turnovers, future recruits

PHOENIX – Late-game turnovers doomed the Arizona State football team in its loss to UCLA, but the Sun Devils were encouraged by the progress shown in the second half.


Even in COVID-19 climate, job security an issue for coaches, including Arizona’s Sumlin

PHOENIX – Kevin Sumlin’s time in Arizona could be running out. The third-year coach’s seat is growing hotter by the minute, riding a 10-game skid into a showdown with Colorado.


Teams, families scramble following Phoenix City Council decision to cancel sports tournaments

PHOENIX - The Phoenix City Council’s decision to cancel sports tournaments has forced event organizers and teams to scramble for solutions to keep kids on the fields.


Greatness of Mesquite quarterback Ty Thompson to be featured in 4A semifinal

PHOENIX- Ty Thompson has made a name for himself while becoming the No.2 QB in his class. The Oregon commit is two wins away from another championship.


Home on the road: COVID-19 closures mean Lakers fans will travel to see the champs play

LOS ANGELES – Because Staples Center will be closed when the NBA season starts, Lakers fans will have to travel to other states to watch their team and make their presence felt. They believe they can counteract the disadvantages of playing on the road.