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Serbia got back to winning on Monday, a day after falling by a point to France. Suns draft pick Bogdan Bogdanovic scored 16 points on 7-for-11 shooting and had the best plus-minus on his squad in an...Upvote Share Tweet
Diamondbacks reinstate P Hudson, OF RossESPN.com 4 hours agoThe Arizona Diamondbacks have reinstated Daniel Hudson from the disabled, and the right-hander will likely work in relief in his return from two Tommy John operations.Upvote Share Tweet
Steve Keim: Jonathan Cooper has to understand how to manage playing in painprofootballtalk.com 7 hours agoThe Cardinals drafted guard Jonathan Cooper seventh overall last season, but haven’t seen much return on that investment. Cooper missed all of last season with a broken leg and eventually worked his way back onto the field this summer only to see a case…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 7 hours agoQuarterback Ryan Lindley got his first shot in the NFL when Ken Whisenhunt was the head coach of the Cardinals in 2012. Lindley’s second shot will come with the team Whisenhunt worked for last season. The Chargers have signed Lindley and eight others to…Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com 22 hours agoChase Anderson pitched six strong innings to help the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 6-2 on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 23 hours agoAs it turns out, Devon Still isn’t the only former second-rounder to make a practice squad this weekend, but at least he’s on the team that drafted him. Among the seven practice-squaders signed by the Cowboys Sunday was running back Ryan Williams. Willi…Upvote Share Tweet
Cardinals claim outside linebacker Thomas Keiser off waiversprofootballtalk.com 23 hours agoThe Cardinals and Chargers will play twice in 11 days, since the rematch of the preseason finale will be played next Monday night. Thomas Keiser will have the rare ability to play for both teams. The Cardinals claimed the outside linebacker, who was wai…Upvote Share Tweet
Updated Cardinals’ depth chartESPN.com Aug 30 (yesterday)Arizona announced its 53-man roster amid minimum fanfare. Most of the roster was expected, however there were a few moves that raised eyebrows. The decision to keep six receivers likely caused there to be only four cornerbacks kept. Six outside lineback…Upvote Share Tweet
Cut-down analysis: Arizona CardinalsESPN.com Aug 30 (yesterday)Most significant move: Linebacker Marcus Benard was squeezed out because of the numbers game but he has been an effective pass-rusher during his time in Arizona. He's also had a knack for getting his hands on the football, which is something Cardinals c…Upvote Share Tweet
Cardinals trim roster to 53profootballtalk.com Aug 30 (yesterday)Twenty players were released, one was given an injury settlement and one was moved to injured reserve as the Cardinals got down to 53 on their roster today. Arizona announced that the following players were cut: RB Zach Bauman, LB Marcus Benard, G Phili…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Aug 30 (2 days ago)TEMPE, Ariz. -- Besides closely watching a host of bubble players during Thursday night’s preseason finale against the San Diego Chargers, Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians was keeping a close eye on a handful of potential starters who were returning…Upvote Share Tweet
Goran Dragic drops 21, Slovenia wins FIBA World Cup openervalleyofthesun.com Aug 30 (2 days ago)The Slovenian national team used 21 points from Suns guard Goran Dragic in a 90-80 victory to open the 2014 FIBA World Cup. The win was a promising one for Slovenia in Group D, where Lithuania is...Upvote Share Tweet
Tyler Ennis shotchart at Syracusevalleyofthesun.com Aug 30 (2 days ago)Tyler Ennis was drafted 18th overall by the Phoenix Suns because of his pure point guard skills. He averaged 5.5 assists per game and ranked among the lowest turnover players in college basketball in...Upvote Share Tweet
Maztek, Rockies Beat D-Backs' Hard-Luck Nuno 2-0nytimes.com Aug 30 (3 days ago)Rookie Tyler Matzek gave up three hits in seven innings, Matt McBride and Charlie Blackmon homered and the Colorado Rockies handed Arizona's Vidal Nuno another hard-luck loss with a 2-0 victory over the Diamondbacks on Saturday night.Upvote Share TweetA notable ex-Steeler doesn’t appear to be headed to Pittsburgh West. Free agent outside linebacker James Harrison isn’t likely to sign with the Arizona Cardinals at this time, Harrison’s agent, Bill Parise, told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Parise told Kent So…Upvote Share Tweet
Tyrann Mathieu will tackle in practice this weekThe Cardinals activated safety Tyrann Mathieu from the PUP list on August 19, leaving the date of his regular season debut as the biggest question left to answer in Mathieu’s return from a torn ACL. Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said he wanted to see Mat…Upvote Share Tweet
Bolts bounce cornerback Crezdon ButlerCornerback Crezdon Butler was believed to be on the roster bubble in San Diego. He was. Per a league source, the Chargers have released Butler. A fifth-round pick of the Steelers in 2010, Butler has played for the Cardinals (2011), Washington (2012), Ca…Upvote Share TweetOne of the higher-profile hits from Week Three of the preseason didn’t draw a flag. One of the lesser-known hits did. On a first-quarter punt fielded by Cardinals receiver Ted Ginn, Bengals cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick lowered the boom. The helmet-to-helm…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Aug 29 (3 days ago)With cuts looming hours away, at least 22 players are wondering if they’ll have a job by time Saturday night rolls around. Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians has been firm that five or six players were fighting for spots on the roster Thursday night. …Upvote Share Tweet
T.J. Warren’s NC State shotchart is what we assumedvalleyofthesun.com Aug 29 (3 days ago)The Phoenix Suns witnessed T.J. Warren’s ability to score at summer league. They’ve said that his strength stands out and that certainly helps him finish at the rim. For not being an...Upvote Share Tweet
Chargers Hold Off CardinalsAug 28Nick Novak hit four field goals in the Chargers' 12-9 win over the Cardinals.
Kershaw Dominates For 16th WinAug 27Clayton Kershaw struck out 10 over eight innings for his MLB-leading 16th win in the Dodgers' 3-1 victory over the Diamondbacks.
Cincinnati Bengals vs. Arizona Cardinals preseason highlightsAug 25The Arizona Cardinals show off multiple exciting plays but it is not enough as the Cincinnati Bengals prevail in a 19-13 victory in Week 3 of preseason action.
Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald shines against BengalsAug 25Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald appears ready for the regular season, hauling in three receptions for 71 yards Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals.
Early Test for NFL's New Domestic Violence PolicySep 1Much to address this morning, three days out from the NFL’s 95th season. I was planning to address the Roger Goodell about-face on domestic violence later in the column, but the Ray McDonald arrest at 3 a.m. Sunday in San Jose, and the 49ers defensive t…
Clayton's mailbag -- Cuts show trend toward young playersAug 31John Clayton's mailbag: The last round of cuts showed that job security is shaky for players 30 and older.
Kevin Durant of Oklahoma City Thunder stays with Nike after shoe company m…Aug 31With Kevin Durant on the verge of a move to Under Armour, sources told ESPN on Sunday that Nike has exercised its right to match any rival shoe company's offer to the Oklahoma City Thunder star.
Sources: Spurs, Clips join race to sign AllenAug 30The San Antonio Spurs and the Los Angeles Clippers are the latest elite teams to join the race to sign Ray Allen, ESPN.com has learned.