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Guard Steve Nash #13 of the Phoenix Suns looks to shoot the ball as guard Kobe Bryant #24 of the Lo...

Past Lakers and Suns playoff meetings add layers to 2021 series

It's not just the odds favoring the Lakers or the fact that the Suns face one of the best ever, LeBron James. The teams have a lot of playoff history.
4 months ago
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The 5: Key games on Arizona Cardinals’ 2021 schedule

We now know when the Arizona Cardinals will be playing all their football games for the 2021 season.
4 months ago
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The 5: Arizona Cardinals starting jobs still up for grabs

The Cardinals' list of starters and key contributors appears mostly clear, but five starting jobs remain open heading into training camp season.
5 months ago
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The 5: Cardinals NFL Combine 40-yard dash stars drafted by Steve Keim

From Isaiah Simmons to John Brown, here are five notable NFL Draft Combine stars the Arizona Cardinals ended up selecting under GM Steve Keim.
5 months ago
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The 5: Best Diamondbacks Opening Day performances

Thursday would've been the day. The Arizona Diamondbacks were scheduled to open their 2020 slate against the Atlanta Braves at Chase Field.
6 months ago
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The 5: Arizona teams’ most notable Christmas games

The Arizona Cardinals and Phoenix Suns have played in their fair share of Christmas games. Many have been significant for varying reasons.
9 months ago
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The 5: Things to know about new Arizona head football coach Jedd Fisch

The Arizona Wildcats introduced a new head football coach on Wednesday in former New England Patriots quarterbacks coach Jedd Fisch.
9 months ago
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The 5: Things Arizona sports fans can be thankful for this Thanksgiving

There are sports. For that, we can be thankful. They have been good and an escape for when it was needed during a pandemic.
10 months ago
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Chris Paul (3) dives for a loose ball, beating Phoenix Suns forward Kel...

The 5 things to know about Chris Paul and the Suns’ reported interest

What might it take for a Chris Paul trade to get done with the Thunder? How will it impact the Phoenix Suns' salary cap in the future?
10 months ago
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The 5: Big plays from Cardinals QB Kyler Murray’s top 2 showings

While Cardinals QB Kyler Murray has shown off his skills throughout the year, his performances against the New York Jets and the Seattle Seahawks were tops.
11 months ago
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The 5: Last Sunday Night Football appearances for Arizona Cardinals

The Arizona Cardinals are in primetime for the second straight week and make an appearance on Sunday Night Football for the first time in four years.
11 months ago
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The 5: The Cardinals’ most recent Monday Night Football appearances

With the Cardinals playing on Monday night for the first time since 2017 this year, here's a look back at Arizona's last five MNF matchups.
11 months ago
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The 5: Questions ahead of Arizona Diamondbacks’ offseason

An underwhelming season usually puts change in the forecast, and the Arizona Diamondbacks' 2020 campaign certainly qualifies.
11 months ago
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The 5: Things we’ve learned about the Arizona Cardinals through Week 2

We're two weeks and two wins into the Arizona Cardinals' season, and it's starting to look like we have a real first-to-worst candidate on our hands.
1 year ago
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The 5: What to watch as D-backs enter final stretch of the regular season

Here are five things to watch for the Arizona Diamondbacks as the Major League Baseball regular season enters its final stretch.
1 year ago
Indiana Pacers' T.J. Warren #1 is defended by Phoenix Suns' Deandre Ayton (22) and Mikal Bridges (2...

The 5: Suns GM James Jones sees growth in Deandre Ayton, culture

General manager James Jones touched on Deandre Ayton's learning curve, Mikal Bridges' overall play and the Phoenix Suns' future.
1 year ago
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The 5: Changes, questions with Kelly Oubre Jr. out for Suns in Orlando

No more super lineup for the Suns in Orlando and a rookie getting a bigger opportunity are some of the changes with Kelly Oubre Jr. out.
1 year ago
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The 5: Cardinals OT D.J. Humphries on racism, C Mason Cole and coronavirus

D.J. Humphries signed an extension to remain with Arizona, got married and has navigated an offseason altered by coronavirus and impacted by protests.
1 year ago
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The 5: Last offensive tackles to go top-10 in NFL Draft

The Arizona Cardinals could wind up selecting an offensive tackle in the top-10 of the 2020 NFL Draft, so here's a look at the last five in that range.
1 year ago
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The 5: Last NFL Drafts that had wide receivers selected in the top-10

Here's a look at the last five NFL Draft classes in which at least one wide receiver was taken in the first 10 selections.
1 year ago
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The 5: Skill set and background of new Cardinals LB Devon Kennard

See strengths, weaknesses and background of linebacker Devon Kennard, who is returning home to play for the Arizona Cardinals.
2 years ago
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The 5: Best quotes from now-richer Cardinals OT D.J. Humphries

D.J. Humphries will have a good week. He inked a three-year deal with the Arizona Cardinals and is off to get married in North Carolina later this week.
2 years ago
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The 5: Best surprise gifts from Arizona sports teams in 2019

Valley sports teams did a great job of giving their local fans these five surprise acquisitions throughout the year of 2019.
2 years ago
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The 5: Big questions for Deandre Ayton’s return from suspension

The return of Deandre Ayton from suspension could be what the Phoenix Suns need to take a big leap forward and make a run at the playoffs.
2 years ago