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We're still more than three weeks from the start of the MLB regular season, but that completely nonexistent heated rivalry between the Diamondbacks and the Reds is already starting to simmer. Yesterday, before their Cactus League cage match, managers Ki…
Suns' O'Neal sitting out for daughter's surgeryUpdated Mar 5 Share TweetJermaine O'Neal has told his Phoenix Suns teammates that he will miss the next three games to be with his daughter who is having open-heart surgery Wednesday, azcentral.com reported on Tuesday.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetThe Arizona Cardinals would endure triple-digit summer heat in Glendale by conducting training camp at University of Phoenix Stadium and in a giant tent outside the stadium, according to the city's proposal. The NFL team and the city are close to finali…Source: azcentral.com
Once stars, several big names have something to prove in 2013Updated Mar 5 Share TweetTim Lincecum, Carl Crawford and Justin Upton have all arrived at Spring Training with something to prove. Cliff Corcoran writes that 2013 will be pivotal for key talents.Source: CNNSI.com
Around the NFC West: Cardinals in focusUpdated Mar 5 Share TweetGood morning, NFC West. Our recent discussions haven't included the Arizona Cardinals all that much. They were not among the 18 teams attending the recent MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference. They did not have a candidate for the franchise tag. They h…Source: ESPN.com
Peter King: Kuechly goes back to school; Chiefs break from Pioli's way; ma…Mar 5We interrupt the never-ending hype for NFL free agency (when, by the way, is the last time a great free agent class led a team deep into that season's playoffs?) to talk about 15 weeks that no one ever talks about. But people should.
NBA Coast to Coast - Western Conference playoff matchups we're wishing forMar 5J.A. Adande runs down his list of playoff matchups he wants to see in the Western Conference.
NBA Coast to Coast -- East playoff matchups we'd like to seeMar 5Israel Gutierrez runs down his list of playoff matchups he wants to see in the Eastern Conference.