Lorenzino Estrada
Lorenzino Estrada
Sports Reporter, Phoenix
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‘Beyond disheartening’: Suns broadcaster Leander proud of daughter’s stand at stay-at-home protest

PHOENIX – ICU nurse Lauren Leander is making headlines after standing up to protesters demanding that stay-at-home orders be lifted, and her father is proud of her.

‘I feel at home’: Cardinals’ DeAndre Hopkins already connecting with team

GLENDALE - Newly acquired wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins is beginning to familiarize himself with the Cardinals organization.

FaZe Adapt, other high profile members of gaming community raise funds for Phoenix Children’s Hospital

PHOENIX – In partnership with Extra Life, FaZe Adapt raises money for Phoenix Children’s Hospital in the wake of the global pandemic.

As collegiate esports explode, Grand Canyon remains frontrunner

PHOENIX – Since arriving in 2018, Albert Lee has been creating an esports paradise for Grand Canyon University.

Thirteen years ago, Mercury pulled off blockbuster trade for Tangela Smith that paid dividends

PHOENIX – Thirteen years ago, the Phoenix Mercury traded their No. 1 pick for Tangela Smith, and it paid dividends.

From autism diagnosis to Boston Marathon: Carla Simon set to make history

TEMPE – Carla Simon is set to run in the Boston Marathon, becoming the first female Special Olympics athlete from Arizona to compete in the race.

Coronavirus shakes Arizona sports community with more postponements, cancellations

PHOENIX – The sports world is reacting to the coronavirus by canceling many events, leaving much uncertainty among players, fans and leagues.

Gaming for dollars: ASU esports community expands reach, raises money for charity

TEMPE – ASU Esports Association and other local gamers raise money through gaming to support local hospitals through Extra Life

ASU Esports Call of Duty squad seeks success in first competitive tournament

TEMPE – ASU Esports Call of Duty team is playing in its first competitive tournament.