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Arizona Coyotes right wing Clayton Keller shoots on Colorado Avalanche defenseman Devon Toews (7) d...
Arizona Sports

Shane Doan: Coyotes in ‘considerably harder division’

The Arizona Coyotes have joined the Central Division, which will present challenges with stiff competition and longer travel.
3 days ago
Arizona Diamondbacks general manager Mike Hazen joins The Doug & Wolf Show for an interview on ...
Kevin Zimmerman

D-backs to prioritize more power bullpen arms, grinding hitters

Diamondbacks GM Mike Hazen believes more power in the bullpen and more grinding hitters at the plate can help turn his team around.
8 days ago
Arizona Diamondbacks CEO Derrick Hall interviews with Doug & Wolf on 98.7 FM Arizona’s Sports...
Arizona Sports

Derrick Hall: D-backs ‘couldn’t put the blame’ on manager Torey Lovullo

Derrick Hall discussed the decision to retain Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo for 2022 on Bickley & Marotta.
16 days ago
Arizona Diamondbacks general manager Mike Hazen joins The Doug & Wolf Show for an interview on ...
Kevin Zimmerman

Reshape, develop, draft: D-backs GM prepares for offseason ‘heavy lifting’

GM Mike Hazen has brought back manager Torey Lovullo, but he has a lot left on his plate as the Diamondbacks look to 2022.
17 days ago
JUNE 28: Cameron Johnson #23 of the Phoenix Suns and Paul George #13 of the LA Clippers tangle duri...
Nicholas Hodell

Suns’ Cam Johnson has renewed shot confidence, added experience

Forward Cameron Johnson is among the many Phoenix Suns players who learned a lot about what it takes to succeed during, and even before, Phoenix's playoff run.
18 days ago
In this June 7, 2021, file photo, Brooklyn Nets guard Landry Shamet (20) passes the ball as Milwauk...
Kevin Zimmerman

Landry Shamet happy to land with Suns’ fitting style and ‘idol’ CP3

Landry Shamet has lived a good NBA life, even as he readies to play for his fourth team when his fourth season starts.
23 days ago
President & Chief Executive Officer Derrick Hall and Managing General Partner Ken Kendrick celebrat...
Wills Rice

D-backs’ Derrick Hall looks around the league for inspiration on future

The Arizona Diamondbacks lost their eighth game in nine attempts on Wednesday, begging the question, what direction is the team heading in?
23 days ago
Arizona Cardinals kicker Matt Prater (5) talks with Minnesota Vikings kicker Greg Joseph (1) after ...
Kevin Zimmerman

Cardinals’ Matt Prater felt for Vikings K Greg Joseph after deciding FG miss

Cardinals kicker Matt Prater made an attempt few people would expect him to convert. The Vikings' Greg Joseph missed a more important gimme.
25 days ago
TEMPE, ARIZONA - SEPTEMBER 11: Quarterback Jayden Daniels #5 of the Arizona State Sun Devils is tac...
Arizona Sports

Herm Edwards: ASU QB Jayden Daniels can do more extending passing plays

ASU's Herm Edwards admitted after his team's victory over UNLV that he wouldn't mind quarterback Jayden Daniels taking fewer carries.
1 month ago
From left to right: Sarah Kezele, Dan Bickley, Vince Marotta and Jarrett Carlen of the Bickley & Ma...
Arizona Sports

Bickley & Marotta move to mornings, Wolf & Luke debut on 98.7 FM

Bickley & Marotta will move into the 6-10 a.m. time slot beginning Tuesday morning, Wolf & Luke will follow with its debut at 10 a.m.
1 month ago
Edgerrin James, a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Centennial Class, speaks during the induc...
Tom Kuebel

Edgerrin James wants to know who did better ending Hall of Fame speech

Former Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James was quick to defend the way he ended his Hall of Fame speech as the best line ever.
1 month ago
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Arizona Sports

Suns PA announcer Vince Marotta to be featured in NBA 2K22 video game

NBA stadium announcers, including 98.7 FM Arizona's Sports Station's Vince Marotta, will be featured voices in NBA 2K22.
1 month ago
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Arizona Sports

98.7 FM Arizona’s Sports Station lineup changes begin in September

Bickley & Marotta will move from midday to 6-10 a.m. in the mornings, replacing the long-running Doug & Wolf show on 98.7 FM.
2 months ago
Former Phoenix sports franchise owner Jerry Colangelo visits Doug & Wolf on Arizona on Feb. 12,...
Tyler Drake

Jerry Colangelo plans to attend Game 5 of NBA Finals if it happens

He may be busy with Team USA, but that isn't stopping the Godfather of Valley sports Jerry Colangelo from trying to attend an NBA Finals game in Phoenix.
3 months ago
Phoenix Suns forward Jae Crowder, left, hugs forward Mikal Bridges as time runs out in the second h...
Arizona Sports

Roundtable: Our gut feelings on the Suns after they dropped Nuggets in 4

We'll have time to preview a matchup between the Suns and their next opponent, but let's reassess what the they've done to get here and what lies ahead.
4 months ago
Musicians "Jimmy Eat World" perform during half-time to Game One of the Western Conference second-r...
Jake Anderson

Jimmy Eat World’s Zach Lind: Suns are special in ‘The Middle’ of playoff ride

Mesa-based band Jimmy Eat World played "The Middle" and "Sweetness" at halftime of the Suns' 122-105 Game 1 win over the Denver Nuggets on Monday night.
4 months ago
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Kevin Zimmerman

Charles Barkley: Time for Suns’ Devin Booker ‘to have one of those games’

Charles Barkley believes in the Suns' chances to take their first-round series against the Lakers. That has a lot to do with Los Angeles' injury issues.
5 months ago
Chris Paul #3 of the Phoenix Suns handles the ball against Dennis Schroder #17 of the Los Angeles L...
Kevin Zimmerman

Severity of Chris Paul’s stinger injury can vary, says ESPN’s Bell

Phoenix Suns guard Chris Paul isn't listed on the injury report for Game 2 against the Los Angeles Lakers, and that in itself is a good sign for his team.
5 months ago
Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker, right, shoots over Los Angeles Lakers forward Anthony Davis (3) du...
Kevin Zimmerman

ESPN’s Bobby Marks picks Suns to come out of West playoffs

ESPN's Bobby Marks sees similarities between a New Jersey Nets squad he was employed by in the early 2000s and the 2020-21 version of the Phoenix Suns.
5 months ago
UCF Knights defensive back Tay Gowan (23) looks on during the College football game between the UCF...
Tyler Drake

Cardinals CB Tay Gowan: It’s my turn to live up to the No. 32 legacy

Cardinals rookie cornerback Tay Gowan explained the chip on his shoulder and why he opted out of the 2020 season for UCF.
5 months ago
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Arizona Sports

The 2021 Arizona Sports Ultimate NFL Mock Draft

From Monday through Friday, Arizona Sports' three daytime shows will be mock drafting the entire first round of the 2021 draft.
6 months ago
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Kevin Zimmerman

Arizona coach Tommy Lloyd knows he’s yet to gain former Wildcats’ trust

Gilbert Arenas is certainly not the most measured voice among Arizona Wildcats men's basketball alumni. Still, his voice carries.
6 months ago
FOXBOROUGH, MA - SEPTEMBER 09: J.J. Watt #99 of the Houston Texans attempts to tackle Tom Brady #12...
Tom Kuebel

ESPN’s Barnwell backs paying up for players like J.J. Watt and Tom Brady

ESPN's Bill Barnwell threw major compliments at J.J. Watt and justified the Arizona Cardinals spending big money on the 31-year-old defensive lineman.
7 months ago
In this Sunday Oct. 25, 2020 file photo, Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt, right, rushes up f...
Arizona Sports

Rapid reaction: J.J. Watt signing with Arizona Cardinals shocks folks

J.J. Watt signing with the Cardinals brought shock to the 98.7 FM Arizona's Sports Station staff on Monday.
8 months ago
Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Zac Gallen throws against the San Francisco Giants during the...
Tyler Drake

Zac Gallen given the nod for D-backs’ 1st spring training game

The Arizona Diamondbacks will turn to starting pitcher Zac Gallen for the team's first spring training game of 2021 on Sunday.
8 months ago
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Jake Anderson

D-backs’ Alex Young preparing as starter but ready for bullpen role

In 32 career appearances in an Arizona Diamondbacks uniform, Alex Young has started 22 and come out of the bullpen 10 times.
8 months ago
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Tyler Drake

D-backs P Stefan Crichton looking to remain advantageous of opportunities

D-backs pitcher Stefan Crichton is hoping to pick up where he left off following a successful run as closer at the end of last season.
8 months ago
Phoenix Suns forward Jae Crowder (99) handles the ball against Washington Wizards guard Bradley Bea...
Kellan Olson

Suns’ Jae Crowder has tightness in right foot, doubtful for Friday’s game

Phoenix Suns forward Jae Crowder is dealing with a right foot issue that left him sidelined for the fourth quarter of Wednesday's loss.
8 months ago
Deandre Ayton #22 of the Phoenix Suns attempts a dunk against Xavier Tillman #2 of the Memphis Griz...
Kevin Zimmerman

Suns want to keep pushing Deandre Ayton after game vs. Grizzlies

Deandre Ayton will remain a focal point. As the Suns build the Devin Booker-Chris Paul relationship, they need him to be a paint presence.
9 months ago
Head coach Kliff Kingsbury of the Arizona Cardinals and quarterback Kyler Murray #1 look on from th...
Jake Anderson

Year 2 of Cardinals’ Kyler Murray, Kliff Kingsbury is a matter of perspective

The Arizona Cardinals finished the 2020 season at 8-8 and just missed out on the playoffs, but whether that's a success or not is a matter of perspective.
9 months ago