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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.


Enrollment surge at South Mountain High School could boost athletic programs

PHOENIX – Enrollment at South Mountain High School has suffered in recent years because of competition from charters. The addition of its Academies program has boosted the number of students and could benefit the athletic programs.


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

TEMPE – The Arizona State women's soccer team is thriving after recruiting players from around the world.


Former ASU swimmer joins athletes urging protection from sexual assaults

WASHINGTON - Former ASU swimmer Jancy Thompson said the sexual abuse she suffered for five years at the hands of her coach for USA Swimming "lives in my bones" to this day, which is why she was on Capitol Hill with other sexual abuse survivors calling for stronger protections.


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

PEORIA – The first special needs ice hockey team in Arizona is rewarding for its founder, head coach and players.


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

TEMPE – Despite the Arizona Cardinals starting 0-4, rookie quarterback Josh Rosen has created a buzz and posted even better numbers than his elite peers in Week Four of the NFL season.


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

PHOENIX – The NCAA and Arizona universities are paying close attention to the issue of gender discrepancy when it comes to coaching women's sports. Since the passage of Title IX, the percentage of women coaches has declined.


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

TEMPE – A new football league has stirred controversy with the name "Hotshots." For some, its a tribute to the Granite Mountain Hotshots. For others, it's exploiting a tragedy.


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

PHOENIX – The Phoenix Suns kicked off the 2018-19 season with their annual media day. They hope their mix of veteran experience and young talent will culminate in more wins this season.


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

TEMPE – The Arizona Cardinals named rookie quarterback Josh Rosen their starter on Monday. Rosen was drafted 10th overall by in the 2018 draft.


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

PHOENIX - Heavy Phoenix traffic is extending beyond paved roads. Gridlock on hiking trails is leading people off sanctioned paths and creating tension among users.