Arizona Sports News and Rumors
Carson Palmer is 34. He hasn't had a quarterback rating over 85 since 2007. He had 22 interceptions last year, second-most in the NFL. He's a stopgap quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals. He's not so bad he'll kill your chances of winning, considering …Upvote Share Tweet
National Guard soldier returns from Afghanistan, surprises 8-year-old son on court at Suns game (Video)yahoo.com 13 minutes agoThe Phoenix Suns were eliminated from the playoffs on Monday night, but their 97-91 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies did still manage provide a heartwarming moment for one Arizona family. During stoppages in pay at home games at the U.S. Airways Center, th…Upvote Share Tweet
Preview: Phoenix Suns (47-34) vs. Sacramento Kings (28-53)valleyofthesun.com 1 hour agoTime: 7:30 p.m. MST TV: FSA It was not supposed to go down like this. Well, actually it kind of was. At the beginning of the season, the Suns were expected to be bad. Really bad. Tonight’s...Upvote Share Tweet
Ryan Kennedy’s Lottery Mock Draftthehockeynews.com 6 hours agoFlorida won the draft lottery last night, meaning the Panthers get the first crack at an interesting field with a lot of variation in it. A lot goes into a draft list and the final results are always thrown into chaos by trades and reaches. As the draft…Upvote Share Tweet
Goran Dragic joins Hornacek, Petrovic on exclusive listvalleyofthesun.com 6 hours agoPHOENIX — Goran Dragic has received quite a bit of attention this season. The battered point guard will sit out the Suns’ final game on Wednesday against the Sacramento Kings, according...Upvote Share Tweet
Suns Ballboy Says, “The Whole Spurs Team Gave Off A Nice Fragrance”dimemag.com 13 hours agoThe r/NBA community on reddit is composed of a fantastic group of readers and contributors. It’s a must-read almost daily for the basketball minutiae they share every day. They’re also a great place for NBA people — Daryl Morey being one — to stop by an…Upvote Share Tweet
Nieuwenhuis debuts, helps Mets blast D-backsESPN.com 13 hours agoKirk Nieuwenhuis had three hits and three RBIs in his season debut, Jenrry Mejia pitched five effective innings in a combined three-hitter, and the New York Mets routed the struggling Arizona Diamondbacks 9-0 on Tuesday night.Upvote Share TweetKirk Nieuwenhuis, called up from the minors before the game, had three hits and drove in three runs in a 9-0 romp.Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com 18 hours agoTurnabout is fair play for the Florida Panthers. At last year’s draft lottery, the second-to-last Colorado Avalanche leap-frogged the Panthers to win first overall pick. This year, it was the Panthers who did the leap-frogging. Florida moved up one spot…Upvote Share Tweet
Suns gain league-wide respectvalleyofthesun.com 18 hours agoPHOENIX — Part of the growing up process for the Phoenix Suns was winning over fans after three lottery-bound seasons prior, the last of which was a historically bad year. Another part was...Upvote Share Tweet
Diamondbacks shuffle rotation, but is slow start too much to overcome?CNNSI.com Apr 15 (yesterday)The struggling Diamondbacks shuffled their rotation, but is their slow start already too much to overcome?Upvote Share Tweet
Prospect wants call-up; D-backs rebuff agentESPN.com Apr 15 (yesterday)Hard-throwing pitcher Archie Bradley, the Arizona Diamondbacks' top prospect, will remain in the minor leagues despite a push by his agent to have the 21-year-old brought up to the big league club, according to a report.Upvote Share TweetThe Suns, after gaining the lead in the fourth quarter last night, eventually fell to the Grizzlies, 97-91, for the fourth time this season, eliminating them from playoff contention and bringing to a close one of the more remarkable runs in NBA history.…Upvote Share Tweet
SweetSpot TV: D-backs Prospect Stays PutApr 15Eric Karabell and David Schoenfield discuss Diamondbacks top prospect Archie Bradley remaining in the minor leagues.
Mets Pound DiamondbacksApr 15The Mets tagged Bronson Arroyo for nine earned runs over 3 1/3 innings en route to defeating the Diamondbacks 9-0.
Watch Out For MemphisApr 14Tim Legler and Tom Penn discuss how dangerous the Memphis Grizzlies will be in the playoffs.
Grizzlies Clinch Final Playoff SpotApr 14SportsCenter Highlight of the Night: Zach Randolph scored 32 points to help the Grizzlies eliminate the Suns from the playoff chase with a 97-91 victory.
Sources: Bucks to announce sale, won't moveApr 16The Milwaukee Bucks will announce later Wednesday that the longtime owner Herb Kohl has reached an agreement to sell the team to Wesley Edens and Marc Lasry for a purchase price of $550 million, according to sources familiar with the transaction.
Daily Dime: Clippers head to playoffs with questionsApr 15The Clippers head to the playoffs looking for winning combos
Don Banks: Examining the Jadeveon Clowney fallout; more notes ahead of the…Apr 15As mid-April arrives, and we start to really feel the drag of those two extra weeks added to draft season, here are five current stories in the NFL I just don't get ...
‘You’ve Got to Take One’Apr 15RENTON, Wash. — Mike Holmgren has been where so many coaches and team architects are, 23 mornings before the 2014 NFL Draft. He has been wondering where his starting quarterback would come from. So it seemed logical to ask him Monday: Approaching a draf…