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State officials blow whistle on regents, call penalty on ASU over football coach buyout

Posted by   /  November 28, 2017  /  Education, Featured News, Sports  /  No Comments

Pinal’s Finchem wants Legislature to have juice with Board of Regents By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Pinal Central Pinal County Republican lawmaker wants to know whether he and fellow legislators can legally clamp down on the Arizona Board of Regents. Rep. Mark Finchem of Oro Valley said it’s clear the board is […]

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He won’t be broadcasting Coyotes games anytime soon

Posted by   /  November 20, 2017  /  Media and Entertainment, Sports  /  No Comments

Via KTAR.com Chance The Rapper made his first appearance as a host on ‘Saturday Night Live’ this weekend and boy, did he deliver the laughs. The Chicago-based artist, whose real name is Chancelor Jonathan Bennett, did not hold back on his performance, stealing the spotlight from beginning to end.  

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Expert: UA lacks accountability, transparency needed to combat sexual violence

Posted by   /  November 18, 2017  /  Education, Sports  /  No Comments

By Caitlin Schmidt | Arizona Daily Star The University of Arizona is falling short on its commitment to teach Wildcat athletes and coaches about preventing sexual assault and domestic violence, a national expert says. Brenda Tracy works closely with the NCAA on issues involving violence toward women and lobbies for her cause in Washington, D.C. […]

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NFL investigating Jameis Winston for allegedly groping Uber driver in Scottsdale

Posted by   /  November 18, 2017  /  Sports  /  No Comments

By Talal Ansari | Buzzfeed The NFL is investigating an allegation that Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston grabbed a female Uber driver’s crotch in 2016, BuzzFeed News has learned. A letter, viewed by BuzzFeed News, was sent from the NFL’s special counsel for investigations, Lisa Friel, to the Uber driver on Thursday. “The League […]

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Arizona Coyotes accused of not properly paying employees, union busting in NLRB complaints

Posted by   /  November 16, 2017  /  Employment Law, Sports  /  No Comments

By Craig Harris | The Republic The National Labor Relations Board launched two investigations into the Arizona Coyotes during the past 13 months, probing allegations that the National Hockey League team spied on staff, engaged in union busting and fired two employees who raised concerns about pay, federal records say. The financially struggling franchise reached […]

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Diamondbacks’ Torey Lovullo named National League Manager of the Year

Posted by   /  November 15, 2017  /  Sports  /  No Comments

By Nick Piecoro | azcentral sports Torey Lovullo became the third consecutive Diamondbacks manager to lead his team to the postseason then be rewarded with the National League Manager of the Year award, winning rather easily in voting results announced Tuesday afternoon. Lovullo, whose Diamondbacks won 93 games and advanced to the NL division series […]

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Pro sports an important part of the economic growth of metro Phoenix

Posted by   /  November 11, 2017  /  Sports  /  No Comments

By Dees Stribling | Bisnow It has been nearly 50 years since the Suns kicked off the era of pro sports in Phoenix, but even so the city is a newcomer in sports. Among metro areas with teams in all four major leagues, Phoenix was the last to get started with the arrival of the […]

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Another UA assistant coach, forward Keanu Pinder suspended for NCAA violations

Posted by   /  November 11, 2017  /  Sports  /  No Comments

By Bruce Pascoe | Arizona Daily Star Arizona assistant coach Mark Phelps will miss two games and forward Keanu Pinder will miss the Wildcats’ opener Friday against NAU because of violations of NCAA rules, the school announced. Phelps will also be suspended for UA’s game against UMBC on Sunday and a total of five days. […]

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Rose Law Group Notable Photoable: A fairy on the Cardinals

Posted by   /  November 10, 2017  /  PHOTOS/CARTOONS, Sports  /  No Comments

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Player: Thursday NFL games ‘should be illegal’

Posted by   /  November 10, 2017  /  Health Care, Sports  /  No Comments

Numerous injuries in Seattle win over Arizona Michael Middlehurst-Schwartz |USA TODAY Doug Baldwin isn’t hiding his feelings about the NFL’s scheduling of midweek contests. After the Seattle Seahawks incurred a number of injuries in a 22-16 win over the Arizona Cardinals, the wide receiver said Thursday night games should be banned. “This (expletive) should be […]

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