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Dakari Johnson: Phoenix Suns 2015 Draft Profile

Dakari Johnson: Phoenix Suns 2015 Draft Profile

valleyofthesun.com Updated 3 hours ago
As the 2015 NBA Draft approaches, we’ll be taking a look at the top prospects in this year’s class to gain a sense of what the Phoenix Suns should do with their pick. Today, we’ll...
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  • Rizzo Drives in 6, Cubs Rally Late to Beat D-Backs 9-6

    Rizzo Drives in 6, Cubs Rally Late to Beat D-Backs 9-6

    nytimes.com 9 hours ago
    Anthony Rizzo matched his career high with six RBIs and the Chicago Cubs beat 9-6 Saturday night, snapping the Arizona Diamondbacks' five-game winning streak.
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  • Tyrann Mathieu finally feels “free” after dealing with injuries

    Tyrann Mathieu finally feels “free” after dealing with injuries

    profootballtalk.com 17 hours ago
    Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu had to overcome a lot just to stick in the NFL. But once he got there, stuff kept happening which kept him from doing what he does best. But after a series of injuries that limited him, he’s finally well and ready to get …
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  • Coyotes hire 25-year-old analytics wiz John Chayka as assistant…

    Coyotes hire 25-year-old analytics wiz John Chayka as assistant GM

    yahoo.com May 23 (yesterday)
    Unlike many analytics gurus, John Chayka has an Internet Hockey Database player page. It’s not exactly a storied career – 101 games with the Woodstock Slammers of the junior Maritime Hockey League – but it’s something. Perhaps that made the world safe f…
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  • Goldschmidt's Clutch HR, Ahmed's Hit Gives Arizona Win

    Goldschmidt's Clutch HR, Ahmed's Hit Gives Arizona Win

    nytimes.com May 23 (yesterday)
    Paul Goldschmidt tied it with a two-out, two-run homer in the 10th inning and Nick Ahmed singled home the winning run in the 13th to give the Arizona Diamondbacks a 5-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday night.
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  • Arizona Cardinals rank 167th in ESPN salary survey

    Arizona Cardinals rank 167th in ESPN salary survey

    ESPN.com May 21 (3 days ago)
    Arizona Cardinals rank 167th in ESPN salary survey
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  • Phoenix Suns: 10 Best Draft Picks In Team History

    Phoenix Suns: 10 Best Draft Picks In Team History

    valleyofthesun.com May 21 (3 days ago)
    As we’ve been detailing over the last few days, the Phoenix Suns have a long and mostly painful history in the NBA Draft. They’ve made some horrendous draft-day trades recently....
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  • Kelly Oubre Jr.: Phoenix Suns 2015 Draft Profile

    Kelly Oubre Jr.: Phoenix Suns 2015 Draft Profile

    valleyofthesun.com May 21 (3 days ago)
    As the 2015 NBA Draft approaches, we’ll be taking a look at the top prospects in this year’s class to gain a sense of what the Phoenix Suns should do with their pick. Today, we’ll be taking a look at...
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  • Anderson Pitches Diamondbacks Past Marlins, 6-1

    Anderson Pitches Diamondbacks Past Marlins, 6-1

    nytimes.com May 20 (4 days ago)
    Chase Anderson allowed four hits in a career-high eight innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks dealt the Miami Marlins their sixth straight loss with a 6-1 victory on Wednesday night.
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  • Kevon Looney: Phoenix Suns 2015 Draft Profile

    Kevon Looney: Phoenix Suns 2015 Draft Profile

    valleyofthesun.com May 20 (4 days ago)
    Overview: As the 2015 NBA Draft approaches, we’ll be taking a look at the top prospects in this year’s class to gain a sense of what the Phoenix Suns should do with their pick. Today,...
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  • Carson Palmer pushing for more work at Cardinals OTAs

    Carson Palmer pushing for more work at Cardinals OTAs

    profootballtalk.com May 20 (4 days ago)
    The Cardinals kicked off their organized team activities on Tuesday and that gave quarterback Carson Palmer a chance to do some on-field team drills for the first time since tearing his ACL last season. Palmer took 12 snaps during the 7-on-7 portion of …
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  • Coyotes goalie Smith will build off Canada gold

    Coyotes goalie Smith will build off Canada gold

    NHL.com May 19 (5 days ago)
    GLENDALE – At the end of the season, goalie Mike Smith wasn't sure if he wanted to play for Team Canada at the 2015 IIHF World Championship. He was honored to have been invited, of course, but he'd just finished a challenging and frustrating s...
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  • Phoenix Suns: 2015 NBA Draft Lottery Results

    Phoenix Suns: 2015 NBA Draft Lottery Results

    valleyofthesun.com May 19 (5 days ago)
    The odds were exceedingly slim. After finishing with a 39-43 record during the 2014-15 season, the Phoenix Suns were the second-best lottery team in the running for the top pick in the 2015 NBA...
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  • Series in Miami special for Cuban-born Tomas

    Series in Miami special for Cuban-born Tomas

    MLB.com May 19 (5 days ago)
    The Diamondbacks' Yasmany Tomas is comfortable in South Florida, considering its large Cuban population, as he and his teammates start a four-game series against the Marlins on Monday night.
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  • Cardinals sign RB David Johnson, TE Gerald Christian

    Cardinals sign RB David Johnson, TE Gerald Christian

    profootballtalk.com May 18 (6 days ago)
    The Cardinals are almost done with draft-pick deals. Arizona has signed Northern Iowa running back David Johnson (Round Three) and Louisville tight end Gerald Christian (Round Seven), the club said on its website Monday. The 6-foot-1, 224-pound Johnson …
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  • Arizona Coyotes clean house, fire entire AHL coaching staff

    Arizona Coyotes clean house, fire entire AHL coaching staff

    thehockeynews.com May 18 (6 days ago)
    When the Arizona Coyotes’ AHL affiliate Springfield Falcons takes the ice for the beginning of the 2015-16 season, it will be under the watch of a brand new coaching staff. According to Maine Hockey Journal’s Chris Roy, the Coyotes have relieved just ab…
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  • Phillies Fan Rips Home Run Ball Away From Old Lady

    Phillies Fan Rips Home Run Ball Away From Old Lady

    deadspin.com May 18 (6 days ago)
    We’ve been over the ethics of who deserves baseballs that make their way off the field of play before (consult this flowchart ) and so we feel it necessary to illustrate this incident from yesterday’s Diamondbacks-Phillies game, in which a Phillyfan pus…
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  • Phoenix Suns: 5 Awful Draft-Day Trades That Buried The Suns

    Phoenix Suns: 5 Awful Draft-Day Trades That Buried The Suns

    valleyofthesun.com May 18 (6 days ago)
    The last time the Phoenix Suns were relevant in the playoff picture, Steve Nash was working his magic on one of the most memorable offensive juggernauts in NBA history. But with another NBA draft...
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  • Cardinals, Colts among clubs holding OTAs this week

    Cardinals, Colts among clubs holding OTAs this week

    profootballtalk.com May 17 (7 days ago)
    A happy OTA season to all. Five clubs will hold organized team practice activities, or OTAs, this week, with the Colts the first to get down to business starting Monday. OTAs are voluntary workouts in which full team drills are permitted, though live co…
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  • Phillies Beat D-Backs 6-0 for 5-Game Winning Streak

    Phillies Beat D-Backs 6-0 for 5-Game Winning Streak

    nytimes.com May 17 (7 days ago)
    Sean O'Sullivan won a big league game for the first time in more than four years, staying in after he was hit on the throat by a throw from his own catcher, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-0 Sunday for their first five-game…
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  • Tyrann Mathieu on Jimmy Graham: Our division’s physical, he has…

    Tyrann Mathieu on Jimmy Graham: Our division’s physical, he has to block

    profootballtalk.com May 17 (7 days ago)
    Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu isn’t worried about the departure of defensive coordinator Todd Bowles this offseason. Bowles and cornerback Antonio Cromartie are now with the Jets, but Mathieu said during an appearance on NFL Total Access that the team…
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  • Bruce Arians: David Johnson “will find a niche quick”

    Bruce Arians: David Johnson “will find a niche quick”

    After the Cardinals took Northern Iowa running back David Johnson in the third round of the draft, coach Bruce Arians said that Andre Ellington would continue to play the same role in the team’s backfield. Arians has called Ellington the “focal point” o…
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  • Video - Most appealing NFL players 03:32

    Most appealing NFL players

    May 23
    Mark Schlereth guesses who the top five most likable NFL players are, based on a survey from the DBI index of appeal, and is surprised by the No. 1 answer.
  • Video - Cardinals' position battles have begun 01:36

    Cardinals' position battles have begun

    May 15
    ESPN Cardinals reporter Josh Weinfuss talks about position battles at tight end, linebacker and along the offensive line.
  • Video - Cardinals' draft picks likely to make roster 01:18

    Cardinals' draft picks likely to make roster

    May 8
    ESPN Cardinals reporter Josh Weinfuss talks about the team's rookies and where they might fit for the 2015 season.
  • Video - Former Redskins TE reinstated by NFL 02:21

    Former Redskins TE reinstated by NFL

    May 7
    Jim Trotter weighs the risk vs. reward equation for NFL teams potentially interested in signing tight end Fred Davis, who has been reinstated by the NFL after being suspended indefinitely in 2014.

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