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Carson Palmer gives the Cardinals his blessing to draft a quart…

Carson Palmer gives the Cardinals his blessing to draft a quarterback

yahoo.com profootballtalk.com Updated 57 minutes ago
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 …
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  • National Guard soldier returns from Afghanistan, surprises 8-ye…

    National Guard soldier returns from Afghanistan, surprises 8-year-old son on court at Suns game (Video)

    yahoo.com 13 minutes ago
    The 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…
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  • Preview: Phoenix Suns (47-34) vs. Sacramento Kings (28-53)

    Preview: Phoenix Suns (47-34) vs. Sacramento Kings (28-53)

    valleyofthesun.com 1 hour ago
    Time: 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...
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  • Ryan Kennedy’s Lottery Mock Draft

    Ryan Kennedy’s Lottery Mock Draft

    thehockeynews.com 6 hours ago
    Florida 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…
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  • Goran Dragic joins Hornacek, Petrovic on exclusive list

    Goran Dragic joins Hornacek, Petrovic on exclusive list

    valleyofthesun.com 6 hours ago
    PHOENIX — 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...
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  • Suns Ballboy Says, “The Whole Spurs Team Gave Off A Nice Fragra…

    Suns Ballboy Says, “The Whole Spurs Team Gave Off A Nice Fragrance”

    dimemag.com 13 hours ago
    The 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…
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  • Nieuwenhuis debuts, helps Mets blast D-backs

    Nieuwenhuis debuts, helps Mets blast D-backs

    ESPN.com 13 hours ago
    Kirk 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.
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  • Mets 9, Diamondbacks 0: Nieuwenhuis, in Season Debut, Powers Me…

    Mets 9, Diamondbacks 0: Nieuwenhuis, in Season Debut, Powers Mets Over Diamondbacks

    nytimes.com ESPN.com 14 hours ago
    Kirk Nieuwenhuis, called up from the minors before the game, had three hits and drove in three runs in a 9-0 romp.
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  • Florida Panthers win lottery. Will they keep top pick or deal i…

    Florida Panthers win lottery. Will they keep top pick or deal it?

    thehockeynews.com 18 hours ago
    Turnabout 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…
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  • Suns gain league-wide respect

    Suns gain league-wide respect

    valleyofthesun.com 18 hours ago
    PHOENIX — 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...
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  • Diamondbacks shuffle rotation, but is slow start too much to ov…

    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?
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  • Prospect wants call-up; D-backs rebuff agent

    Prospect wants call-up; D-backs rebuff agent

    ESPN.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.
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  • Grizzlies Clinch Final Playoff Spot; NBA Twitter Mourns Suns Lo…

    Grizzlies Clinch Final Playoff Spot; NBA Twitter Mourns Suns Loss

    The 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.…
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  • Video - SweetSpot TV: D-backs Prospect Stays Put 01:34

    SweetSpot TV: D-backs Prospect Stays Put

    Apr 15
    Eric Karabell and David Schoenfield discuss Diamondbacks top prospect Archie Bradley remaining in the minor leagues.
  • Video - Mets Pound Diamondbacks 00:41

    Mets Pound Diamondbacks

    Apr 15
    The Mets tagged Bronson Arroyo for nine earned runs over 3 1/3 innings en route to defeating the Diamondbacks 9-0.
  • Video - Watch Out For Memphis 01:15

    Watch Out For Memphis

    Apr 14
    Tim Legler and Tom Penn discuss how dangerous the Memphis Grizzlies will be in the playoffs.
  • Video - Grizzlies Clinch Final Playoff Spot 01:12

    Grizzlies Clinch Final Playoff Spot

    Apr 14
    SportsCenter 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.

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    Apr 16
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