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  • Arizona talent ‘bursts back on the scene’ with strong MLB draft

    After several down years, a top-heavy class of Arizona high school and collegiate baseball talent became high picks in the 2018 MLB Draft.
  • Arizona Rattlers Nation creates a family in indoor football

    The Arizona Rattlers led the IFL in fan attendance in 2017 and are on track to maintain that lead in 2018.
  • Ayton vs. Doncic: Is there any truth to international prospect stigmas?

    A common stigma in NBA circles is that international draft prospects are riskier than those who went to American schools. But is there any truth to that?
  • Jalen Brunson’s winning mentality, versatile game could fit Suns at 31

    Jalen Brunson is a winner. The Suns haven’t been winners in years. Could Brunson’s winning pedigree and versatility be a fit for Phoenix at 31?
  • Briann January leads the Mercury on the court and ASU on the sideline

    Phoenix Mercury guard Briann January completed her first season as an assistant coach for the Arizona State University women’s basketball team, where she also played from 2006-09.
  • Before bringing in Ayton, Suns took a close look at his Arizona teammates

    Arizona guards Rawle Alkins and Allonzo Trier worked out for the Phoenix Suns on June 1. Both say Ayton would be the right pick for the Suns at No. 1.
  • Diamondbacks players embrace basketball fandom amid NBA Finals

    As the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers square off in the NBA Finals, Arizona Diamondbacks players embrace their basketball fandom.
  • With uncertainty down low, Suns could add shot blocker in second round

    With uncertainty down low, the Phoenix Suns could add a shot blocker in second round of the 2018 NBA Draft.
  • For Rattlers, IFL is another stepping stone for a career in the NFL

    The pathway to the NFL is easy for some -- get drafted or sign as a free agent. But others have to take a longer journey to reach their goal. For some Arizona Rattlers players, a career in the IFL may be the stepping stone to a career in the NFL.
  • ‘Definitely noticing a difference’: Stats suggest impact of D-backs’ humidor

    When the Diamondbacks decided to use a humidor to store their baseballs, they expected home runs and strongly hit balls to decrease. Through just 32 home games, the stats back up the expectations.
  • Football recruit LaValle grateful for quick recovery, ASU loyalty

    One of ASU football’s 2018 commitments suffered a ligament tear in his foot and recovered in half the estimated time doctors said he would.
  • Importance of 2018 MLB Draft has grown for ASU baseball, Tracy Smith

    ASU Athletic Director Ray Anderson has given coach Tracy Smith a vote of confidence.
  • Liberatore’s competitiveness makes him top MLB draft prospect

    Liberatore, a left-handed pitcher, is the second-ranked prospect in the class of 2018, according to Perfect Game scouting service, and predicted by many to be the first high school player to be selected in Monday’s MLB Draft.
  • Could Aaron Holiday end up as Suns’ No. 16 pick in draft?

    With two older brothers already in the NBA, Aaron Holiday impresses at Suns predraft workouts as a possible future point guard.
  • How New Mexico State used Arizona pipeline to reach NCAA Tournament

    NMSU has built a baseball pipeline into Arizona that helped the school win the WAC tournament and secure an NCAA tournament berth
  • Suns see value in four-year college veterans in one-and-done era

    In the one-and-done era of the NBA draft, teams still find value late in the draft on college veterans. The Suns got an up-close look at a few possibilities.
  • Sean Miller, Arizona rebound from FBI investigation, controversial season

    Months removed from a controversial season and FBI investigation, Sean Miller and Arizona are looking forward to rebuilding this offseason
  • Chaparral football hopes new coach Barnes can bring back postseason success

    Chaparral football looks to chase state championships again with new coach Brent Barnes. Between 2007-11 Chaparral won three state championships.
  • Diamondbacks utility players offer Lovullo ‘invaluable’ flexibility

    For the Arizona Diamondbacks, manager Torey Lovullo leans on flexibility from players like Daniel Descalso and Chris Owings to fill multiple defensive roles throughout the season.
  • NCAA officials arrive in Phoenix looking at bid for possible Final Four

    NCAA officials are getting a first-hand look at Phoenix’s bid to host a future Final Four in 2024, 2025 or 2026.