Mercury embrace underdog role heading into series against Lynx
Lindsey Wisniewski and Giselle Cancio/Cronkite News | September 28, 2016 7:30 am
PHOENIX — The Phoenix Mercury have entered uncharted territory. Every time they’ve brought home a WNBA championship in the past, the Mercury were the top-seeded […]
Arnold Palmer leaves lasting imprint on Arizona golf courses
Nicole Vasquez and Alexis Ramanjulu/Cronkite News | September 28, 2016 7:00 am
Arnold Palmer left his design touch on five courses in Arizona – three in the Valley, one in Tucson and one in Yuma.
Goldschmidt, Diamondbacks trying to make life easier for kids with cancer
Giselle Cancio/Cronkite News | September 27, 2016 4:14 pm
The Diamondbacks, first baseman Paul Goldschmidt and his wife, Amy, are trying to make life easier for children through Goldy’s Fund 4 Kids.
A game without borders: Suns’ Bledsoe helps grow basketball overseas
Jonathan Saxon/Cronkite News | September 24, 2016 8:03 am
A a group of NBA stars that included Eric Bledsoe of the Phoenix Suns took part in the league’s 14th Basketball Without Borders camp in Angola.
GCU investing in sports medicine as part of move to Division I
Ben Halverson/Cronkite News | September 23, 2016 7:05 pm
Grand Canyon University is adding 2,500 feet of space to the school’s sports medicine facility. It will cost between $500,000 and $1 million.
Coyotes rookies hope to leave lasting impression
Nicole Vasquez/Cronkite News | September 23, 2016 6:15 pm
The day of an Arizona Coyotes rookie begins at 8 a.m. and doesn’t end until 9 p.m.
September an opportunity for minor leaguers to fulfill lifelong dream
Matt Layman/Cronkite News | September 22, 2016 7:00 am
Every September, MLB roster limits expand from 25 to 40 players, giving players like Matt Koch the chance to realize a lifelong dream.
Women’s hockey is growing in the desert
Alexis Ramanjulu/Cronkite News | September 21, 2016 7:24 pm
As women’s hockey participation grows nationwide and explodes in Arizona, ASU and GCU are adding women’s club hockey teams.
Curtain falling on career of ‘one of the best players in the world’
Lindsey Wisniewski/Cronkite News | September 21, 2016 6:26 pm
Penny Taylor wraps up a WNBA career in which she won three championships. Taylor, Diana Taurasi and others reflect on the Australian’s impact.
Madalyn Heimann/Cronkite News | September 28, 2016 8:00 amCoyote goalie Mike Smith’s mask a canvas for Canadian artist