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Dragic brings Suns back up to speed – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comPHOENIX — Suns coach Jeff Hornacek, who encourages his team to engage its schedule in three-game chunks, also knows the importance of an even narrower approach. “It’s always one game that can turn things around,” Hornacek said before the Suns’ …Dragic scores 40 to lead Suns past PelicansReutersHow not to stop Goran Dragic from scoring […]

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Gluck: Why Dale Earnhardt Jr. is a lock for NASCAR Hall of Fame – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPHOENIX — Even if he never wins again, Dale Earnhardt Jr. will make the NASCAR Hall of Fame. His second Daytona 500 victory Sunday sealed his spot. Those wins are among 20 in his Sprint Cup career to go with two Nationwide Series championships …New qualifying format could feature some gamesmanshipSportingNews.com2014 Phoenix OddsAll Left […]

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Dodgers have crowded outfield, but there could be room for everyone – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesPHOENIX — With a long-awaited conflict again coming into view, Dodgers outfielders have taken a variety of approaches to what could be an uncomfortable situation. Matt Kemp was brazen, declaring he wouldn’t be a fourth outfielder. Carl Crawford was …Beckett, Maholm, Fife ramp up spring workloadsMLB.comKemp may get green light to run this […]

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NFL

SB1062: Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee opposed to controversial … – ABC15.com (KNXV-TV) (blog)

ABC15.com (KNXV-TV) (blog)PHOENIX – The Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee has come out against controversial SB1062, saying the bill would deal a significant blow to our state’s economic growth. This “Religious Freedom” bill — as many are referring to it — would allow … and more …read more Source: NFL – Super Bowl Game News

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Oakland

Oakland A’s third baseman Josh Donaldson already thinking about October – San Jose Mercury News

Oakland A’s third baseman Josh Donaldson already thinking about OctoberSan Jose Mercury NewsPHOENIX — Friday was the second day of full team workouts for the A’s, but third baseman Josh Donaldson, even at this early date, can’t help but think ahead. To October. After making it to the playoffs the last two seasons and coming […]

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Oakland A’s pitchers Sean Doolittle and Drew Pomeranz improving – San Jose Mercury News

Oakland A’s pitchers Sean Doolittle and Drew Pomeranz improvingSan Jose Mercury NewsPHOENIX — The A’s got some good news on the pitching injury front Sunday with Sean Doolittle and Drew Pomeranz both improving. Doolittle’s right calf ailment is close to being a thing of the past, and he’s scheduled to pitch off a mound on […]

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Oakland A’s relievers Cook, Doolittle already hurting – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsPHOENIX — The A’s bullpen took a bit of a hit Friday with the news that Sean Doolittle and Ryan Cook, the lefty-righty setup punch for the team the last two seasons, aren’t healthy enough to start spring training without restrictions. Doolittle …Oakland A’s relievers Cook, Doolittle injuredContra Costa Times all 5 […]

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Diamondbacks sign free agent Arroyo – The Augusta Chronicle

The Augusta ChroniclePHOENIX, Ariz. — The Arizona Diamondbacks and Bronson Arroyo have agreed on a two-year, $23.5 million contract with a club option for a third. Photos. Former Cincinnati Reds starter Bronson Arroyo has signed a free agent deal with the Arizona …Diamondbacks Sign Bronson ArroyoVenom StrikesBronson Arroyo, D-backs reach dealABC NewsReport: Bronson Arroyo signs […]

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Entertainment

Steven Seagal says he may run for Arizona governor – CBS News

CBS NewsActor Steven Seagal attends the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia S/S 2014 on October 28, 2013 in Moscow, Russia. Andreas Rentz, Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia. Shares. Tweets; Stumble. Email; More +. PHOENIX …Marked for governor? Actor Steven Seagal says he’s weighing bid for Arizona’s …Fox NewsSteven Seagal May Run For Governor In […]

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Grizzlies’ slow-down style stymies Suns – Reuters

ReutersGrizzlies’ slow-down style stymies Suns. PHOENIX — Most opponents cannot keep up with Phoenix Suns. The Memphis Grizzlies are an exception. Slowing the game at times to a wagon-train pace, Memphis topped the previously sizzling Suns 99-91 …Suns can’t hold off Bayless, Grizzlies in fourthFOXSports.comJerryd Bayless: Jerryd Bayless spurs Memphis to win at PHXRotoworld.comBayless spurs […]

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Before the CBJ Puck Drops: Phoenix – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comGAME 40. PHOENIX COYOTES. 20-10-9. (4-2-4 in last 10 games). _____. CURRENT NHL RANKINGS. GOALS FOR. COLORADO RANK: 6. COLORADO GOALS/GAME: 2.97. COLUMBUS RANK: 13. COLUMBUS GOALS/GAME: 2.68. GOALS AGAINST.Nathan Horton healty, will make Blue Jackets debut Thursday nightCBSSports.comBlue Jackets activate Nathan Horton, Sergei BobrovskyDetroit Free PressColumbus Blue Jackets regain Nathan Horton, Sergei Bobrovsky and […]

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Las Vegas

Flight diverted to Las Vegas due to alarm issue – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunPHOENIX — A plane from Phoenix to Sacramento was diverted to McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas when a bathroom smoke alarm activated without an apparent cause. The Arizona Republic reports that a smoke alarm sounded in the back …Passenger traffic at Las Vegas airport flat in NovemberVEGAS INCMcCarran passenger numbers unchanged in […]

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Lakers get burned in Phoenix, and Coach Mike D’Antoni gets hot – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesPHOENIX — The Lakers lost another game and generously gave another big man a career night, but Coach Mike D’Antoni didn’t want to hear that any Lakers fans were discouraged. Also; Lakers Coach Mike D’Antoni has fond memories of his time with Suns …Preview: Lakers at SunsReutersSuns scorch depleted LakersCBSSports.comSuns dominate the paint […]

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Los Angeles

Pau Gasol back in Lakers’ lineup – ESPN

ESPNPHOENIX — Pau Gasol will return to the starting lineup against the Phoenix Suns after missing the Los Angeles Lakers’ last game because of an upper respiratory infection, coach Mike D’Antoni said after shootaround Monday.Phoenix Suns cruise past the Los Angeles Lakers at homeazcentral.comPoint Guards Take Focus For Lakers At SunsNBC Southern California (blog)Preview Phoenix […]