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Phoenix Suns 2014-2015 Schedule

 By: Kayla Mortellaro The NBA released the 2014-2015 schedule and the Phoenix Suns are getting some national exposure with several games aired on ESPN, TNT and NBATV. The Suns open with two games at home against the Lakers and defending champion, Spurs. The Suns will also play host to LeBron James and the Cavaliers. Here is a highlight of some ... Read More »

Arizona State OL Chip Sarafin Announces He is Gay

  By: Rich Gray In a ground-breaking moment for collegiate athletics, Arizona State offensive lineman Chip Sarafin publicly announced he is gay, becoming the first active-player to do so in college football. Sarfain, a backup entering his senior season, told his story to Compete magazine, a Phoenix-based publication for gay sports. He came out to his Sun Devil teammates last ... Read More »

Arizona Coyotes Announce New Arena Name

 By: Kayla Mortellaro The Arizona Coyotes announced they have reached an agreement with Gila River Casinos to now have the exclusive naming rights to the hockey arena. The Coyotes’ home building will change to Gila River Arena, replacing Jobing.com Arena pending a Glendale City council vote. The city of Glendale currently owns the arena after former Coyotes owner, Jerry Moyes ... Read More »

NBA Hands PJ Tucker a Suspension

 By: Kayla Mortellaro The Phoenix Suns announced today the NBA has suspended forward PJ Tucker three games without pay for his ‘super extreme DUI.’ The suspension begins with the first game of the 2014-2015 season. Tucker was arrested in May for blowing a .222 blood alcohol level, which is classified as a ‘super extreme DUI’ in the state of Arizona. In ... Read More »

The Year’s Fourth Major Saved the Best for Last

By: Kayla Mortellaro The PGA Championship, the year’s final major, contested at Valhalla Golf Club had it all. It had the rising star, the most consistent player in major’s this year, the veteran who takes us on a roller-coaster ride and a smattering of other story-lines that had us glued to the television Sunday afternoon. Rory McIlroy started the day ... Read More »