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Linebacker Karlos Dansby #58 of the Arizona Cardinals claps in the second half against the St. Loui...
Arizona Sports

Former Cardinals LB Karlos Dansby: Moment was too big for them

Former Cardinals linebacker Karlos Dansby said Arizona was not able to slow the game down when it started to slip in Monday's playoff loss. 
4 days ago
Arizona Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury walks off the field after the Los Angeles Rams defeate...
Vince Marotta

Kingsbury, Murray look like deer in headlights in 1st playoff game

What happened in L.A. Monday night wasn't a game. A game requires two teams to show up. Only one did. And that team wasn't the Cardinals.
8 days ago
Head coach Bobby Hurley of the Arizona State Sun Devils reacts during the first half of the NCAAB g...
Kevin Zimmerman

Bobby Hurley, ASU basketball hope to gain rhythm after COVID-19

Head coach Bobby Hurley was sidelined for 10 days with COVID-19 as a virus wave continued ASU's past month of missed games.
12 days ago
Travis Homer #25 of the Seattle Seahawks forces a fumble by Andy Lee #14 of the Arizona Cardinals a...
Vince Marotta

After 18 weeks, does anybody know what these Cardinals are made of?

I don't even think they know what they are right now.
16 days ago
Arizona State forward Marcus Bagley (23) drives against Houston Baptist guard Pedro Castro during t...
Arizona Sports

ASU coach Bobby Hurley: Marcus Bagley knee rehab about strengthening

Bobby Hurley said Marcus Bagley indicated that he intends to make it back this year, although the head coach did not give a timeline. 
1 month ago
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Vince Marotta

Cardinals’ performance in Detroit leads to more questions than answers

All factors considered, I believe the Cardinals played the worst first half of football since they moved to the Valley 33 years ago.
1 month ago
Arizona State guard DJ Horne (0) drives against Oregon during an NCAA college basketball game in Eu...
Kevin Zimmerman

Hurley hopes ASU’s bounceback from WSU loss sparks confidence

Bobby Hurley admits his squad was vulnerable after that losing skid extended to five games with a 51-29 loss to Washington State.
2 months ago
In a photo provided by Bahamas Visual Services, Arizona State forward Jalen Graham (2) is defended ...
Nicholas Hodell

ASU basketball leaving Bahamas failures behind ahead of first Pac-12 games

The Sun Devils, coming off of three losses in three days, have no time to dwell on their shortcomings with Pac-12 play beginning this week.
2 months ago
Marcus Bagley #23 of the Arizona State Sun Devils looks on during the 2K Empire Classic game agains...
Arizona Sports

Marcus Bagley did not travel with ASU basketball to Battle 4 Atlantis

A knee injury has kept Arizona State's Marcus Bagley from traveling for a three-game tournament run at the Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament.
2 months ago
Arizona State coach Herm Edwards applauds the team during the second half of an NCAA college footba...
Arizona Sports

Herm Edwards: ASU football responded to adversity in past few weeks

Two wins in a row that followed ugly consecutive losses indicated ASU found a light switch to flip when things get dark.
2 months ago
A fox enters the field of play during Arizona State's victory against the USC Trojans on Nov. 6, 20...
Haboob Blog

Herm Edwards and Arizona State are familiar with the Sun Devil Stadium fox

Herm Edwards has seen some things on the sideline, and he was not out of his element when ASU's game against USC was interrupted by a fox.
3 months ago
Head coach Herm Edwards of the Arizona State Sun Devils watches from the sidelines during the first...
Kevin Zimmerman

Herm Edwards says ASU players haven’t quit: ‘I know they haven’t’

It snowballed on the Sun Devils when 28 straight points allowed to the Utah Utes took them out of control in the Pac-12 South two weeks ago.
3 months ago
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 months 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.
4 months 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.
4 months 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.
4 months 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.
4 months ago
Landry Shamet has lived a good NBA life, even as he readies to play for his fourth team when his fo...
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.
4 months 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?
4 months 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.
4 months 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.
4 months 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
Former Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James was quick to defend the way he ended his Hall ...
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.
5 months 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.
5 months 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.
5 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.
7 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.
8 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.
8 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.
8 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.
8 months ago