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Fulton, Suns 3-point Zone giving back

Goran Dragic, Brandon Knight

As 2013 comes to a close, the Phoenix Suns are near the top of the NBA’s Western Conference—and the U.S. Navy League and the Central Arizona Mountain Rescue Association (CAMRA) have more money for the good work they do, thanks to the Suns’ sharpshooters. For more than 10 years Tempe-based Fulton Homes has partnered with… Read More →

Arizona lands 2016 championship game

Diamond Head
December 16, 2013 by in Business News | Sports

Arizona will host the College Football Playoff championship in 2016 and Tampa, Fla., will be the site of the 2017 title game. The conference commissioners who oversee the playoffs announced Monday their choices for the sites of the second and third championship games in the new postseason system that goes into effect next season. “This… Read More →

Phoenix Coyotes Owners Have Big Plans for the Team, Including a Name Change

coyotes
December 9, 2013 by in Sports | Video

For the first time since 2009 the Phoenix Coyotes have an owner, IceArizona. IceArizona is a group composed of several business leaders from across North America. Renaissance sports and entertainment LLC will act as managing partner of IceArizona. “It has been exhausting yet very rewarding, we are thrilled that we have been able to finally… Read More →

Sole Sports Named One of America’s Top Running Stores

Sole Sports Gait Analysis
December 6, 2013 by in Business News | Sports

On December 5 at The Running Event, an industry-only trade show held in Austin, Sole Sports Running Zone was named as one of the top four running specialty store in the country in the 2013 Running Store of the Year competition. Each year, Competitor magazine and Running Insight accept public nominations to determine the 50… Read More →

Sole Sports Named One of America's Top Running Stores

Sole Sports Gait Analysis
December 6, 2013 by in Business News | Sports

On December 5 at The Running Event, an industry-only trade show held in Austin, Sole Sports Running Zone was named as one of the top four running specialty store in the country in the 2013 Running Store of the Year competition. Each year, Competitor magazine and Running Insight accept public nominations to determine the 50… Read More →

Congresswoman is an Ironman

Kyrsten Sinema

Arizona Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema is heading back to Washington after completing the grueling Ironman Arizona triathlon in Tempe. Sinema completed the event Sunday in 15 hours, 12 minutes, 34 seconds to become what organizers of the Ironman international competition say is the first sitting member of Congress to complete the event. The first-term Democratic lawmaker… Read More →

PRSC strikes 2-year deal with X-Treme Apparel

Alan Young, Executive Director of the Phoenix Regional Sports Commission, welcomed Mark Daus, Owner and President of X-Treme Apparel as the new Presenting Sponsor of the Grand Canyon State Games, Lori Piestewa Native American Games and the Official Merchandise Sponsor of the Phoenix Regional Sports Commission.  The partnership signifies a new chapter for X-Treme Apparel, which already has an 18-year history with the Grand Canyon State Games.
November 15, 2013 by in Business News | Sports

The Phoenix Regional Sports Commission and the Arizona State University Grand Canyon State Games announced a new, two-year partnership agreement with X-Treme Apparel.  The new partnership positions the company as the Presenting Sponsor of the Arizona State University Grand Canyon State Games and the Lori Piestewa Native American Games, as well as the Official Merchandise… Read More →

Here's how to earn $26 million in 36 minutes

celebrity fight night - business man with boxing gloves
November 14, 2013 by in Featured | Infographics | Sports

Do you know how to earn $26,000,000 in 36 minutes? Manny Pacquiao, the all-famous boxing champ, earned that money in his fight against Timothy Bradley. Pacquiao is scheduled to fight Brandon Rios in a welterweight match at the Grand Venetian in Macau on November 23, and a lot is at stake in this match. The… Read More →

Here’s how to earn $26 million in 36 minutes

celebrity fight night - business man with boxing gloves
November 14, 2013 by in Featured | Infographics | Sports

Do you know how to earn $26,000,000 in 36 minutes? Manny Pacquiao, the all-famous boxing champ, earned that money in his fight against Timothy Bradley. Pacquiao is scheduled to fight Brandon Rios in a welterweight match at the Grand Venetian in Macau on November 23, and a lot is at stake in this match. The… Read More →

Leadership spotlight: Muhammad Ali

Ali

Muhammad Ali Founder Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center thebarrow.org In 1997, the former heavyweight boxing champion teamed up with philanthropist Jimmy Walker and Dr. Abraham Lieberman to combine clinical and research expertise with community support and emotional care and create the MAPC, a National Parkinson Foundation Center of Excellence and an outstanding resource for people with… Read More →

Fulton Homes, Suns Reunite for 3-Point Program

Dennis - Suns Check

This season, the only thing standing between the Phoenix Suns and a patriotic gesture is a white line 23 feet nine inches away from the basket. For the second year in a row Tempe-based Fulton Homes is uniting with the Phoenix Suns for the Fulton Homes “Proud to own the Three-Point Zone” program. This season… Read More →

Coyotes Season Kicks off at Westgate District

Westgate Entertainment District
September 26, 2013 by in Energy | Featured | Sports

The Phoenix Coyotes are back in action starting Thursday, Oct. 3 for the home opener against the Rangers and fans can expect special offers and discounts all season long. Westgate Entertainment District is the perfect place to grab a bite, sweet treat or refreshing beer or cocktail before or after the game and tenants are… Read More →

OB Sports Golf Management Appoints New VP

Dale Moseke
September 17, 2013 by in Business News | Sports

OB Sports Golf Management announced the appointment of Dale Moseke as new vice president of sales and marketing.  Headquartered in Scottsdale, OB Sports manages more than 45 golf courses nationwide. Moseke is responsible for continuing to enhance OB Sports’ comprehensive sales and revenue strategies throughout its portfolio.   Previously, Moseke has been responsible for effective revenue… Read More →

Mercury announce WBNA playoff schedule

Mercury welcome Brittney Griner

Mark your calendars, it’s time to BEAT L.A. The Phoenix Mercury announced the club’s schedule for the opening round of the 2013 WNBA Playoffs, which will begin a week from today, Thursday, Sept. 19th, in a nationally-televised matchup with the Los Angeles Sparks. The Mercury’s best-of-three first-round series against Los Angeles begins at STAPLES Center… Read More →