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Odell Beckham Jr., J.J. Watt steal Pro Bowl show

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Pro Bowl may be little more than streetball -- that word came from Team Carter quarterback Drew Brees -- but for the sellout crowd at University of Phoenix Stadium on Sunday, the 2015 version served its purpose. OK, so maybe the majority of those 63,225 fans cleared out early of Team Irvin's 32-28 win over Team Carter, despite the game coming down to the final...
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Jones pours in career-high 30 as Wildcats hold off Oregon in OT

TUCSON, Ariz. -- Freshman guard Charise Holloway knocked down what proved to be the game-winning 3-pointer from the left corner with eight seconds left to play in overtime, and sophomore LaBrittney Jones came off the bench to score a career-high 30 points as the Arizona women's basketball team hung on to defeat Oregon 81-78 in overtime Sunday afternoon at McKale Center. For Jones...
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More technical difficulties for Suns in loss to Clippers

PHOENIX -- The Suns are hi-tech this season, but their coach is old school. He and the organization have had enough with the technical fouls. "These guys have enough technical fouls as it is," coach Jeff Hornacek said after Sunday's 120-100 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers that included Markieff Morris' 10th technical foul of the season, "and I'll take the blame for the loss for...
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Clippers pull away from Suns in fourth for decisive win

PHOENIX -- Blake Griffin and Chris Paul scored 23 points each and the Los Angeles Clippers used a 15-0 fourth-quarter run to beat the Phoenix Suns 120-100 on Sunday night. J.J. Redick scored 20 and DeAndre Jordan added 18 for the Clippers, who are 3-0 against the Suns this season. Los Angeles has won nine of its past 11 against Phoenix. Isaiah Thomas scored 25 points and Eric Bledsoe...
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Coyotes' Ekman-Larsson nets assist in high-scoring All-Star game

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Coyotes defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson recorded an assist for Team Foligno, but John Tavares of the New York Islanders matched a record with four goals to lead Team Toews to a 17-12 victory on Sunday in the highest-scoring NHL All-Star game. The wild, no-defense exhibition even featured a fake fight to go with goals in bunches. The 29 goals were the most in the...
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Seahawks arrive, Sherman doubts any Patriots punishment

PHOENIX -- Relishing no longer the "villain" role, Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman is painting his team's Super Bowl opponent as occupying that position. He also doubts that the Patriots will be punished by the NFL if they are found guilty of doctoring footballs in the AFC championship game. "I think the perception is the reality," Sherman said Sunday after the defending champions...
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Oregon St. snaps ASU women's win streak, takes over first place

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Jamie Weisner scored 21 points to help No. 9 Oregon State beat No. 13 Arizona State 67-54 on Sunday to take sole possession of first place in the Pac-12. Oregon State (18-1, 8-0 Pac-12) used a 14-0 run early in the second half to pull away from Arizona State (18-2, 7-1) to win its eighth in a row and end the Sun Devils' 14-game winning streak, one short of the school...
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Suns looks to get back to winning vs. Clippers

The Phoenix Suns would like to believe their most recent loss is simply a speed bump in an otherwise stellar month-long stretch. Considering their upcoming schedule, however, that bump could become a derailment. The Suns will attempt to regain their momentum when they begin a grueling stretch against the Los Angeles Clippers at 3:30 p.m Sunday on FOX Sports Arizona. It is a matchup...
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New Mexico State thumps Utah Valley

LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- Tshilidzi Nephawe scored 14 points and led five players into double figure scoring as New Mexico State ran away from Utah Valley State for a 69-44 win Saturday. New Mexico State (12-10, 4-1 Western Athletic Conference) trailed for all of 30 seconds in the game. Utah Valley's Mitch Bruneel knocked down a 3-pointer 17 seconds into the game, but DK Eldridge answered...
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Stanford halts ASU's brief win streak

It was that kind of night for Arizona State on Saturday. Stanford reserve Robert Cartwright's lob pass from the right wing to the low post sailed over center Stefan Nastic's head and directly into the basket in the second half. The Cardinal also hit most of their intended shots in a 89-70 victory at Maples Pavilion. ASU (10-10, 2-5 Pac-12) sank eight 3-pointers in the first half...
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Wildcats handle Cal to complete rare sweep

How sweep it is. Yes, it was that big for seventh-ranked Arizona now that it completed a Bay area sweep on Saturday night with a 73-50 beating of California. Despite being one of the more dominant teams the last two years, Arizona had managed just three road sweeps in nine trips around the Pac-12 Conference. Arizona now has four after beating Stanford on Thursday and California deep...
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No. 7 Arizona avenges loss in Berkeley, crushes Cal

BERKELEY, Calif. -- Stanley Johnson had 19 points and nine rebounds, Dusan Ristic scored 12 points and No. 7 Arizona avenged last season's loss in Berkeley by crushing California 73-50 on Saturday night. The Wildcats (18-2, 6-1 Pac-12) overcame early foul trouble to their frontcourt to finish the first half ahead by 10. They came out of the break with another big burst, going ahead...
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Sherman, Seahawks take the trash-talk lead over Patriots

Richard Sherman gave Tom Brady an earful and trolled him on Twitter a few years ago. Now the All-Pro cornerback says the star quarterback isn't really a choir boy. Sherman vs. Brady. Jeremy Lane vs. Rob Gronkowksi. Doug Baldwin vs. the world. This Super Bowl between the New England Patriots (14-4) and Seattle Seahawks (14-4) will feature some epic yapping from some of the best trash...
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NAU women outmuscle Montana State

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -- The Northern Arizona women's basketball team used a convincing second half run to snap their four-game losing streak on Saturday, handing Montana State a 79-64 defeat in the Walkup Skydome. Seniors Erikka Banks and Raven Anderson were instrumental in the victory, combining for 43 points to help NAU improve to 3-4 in conference play and 7-11 overall. The win also...
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Lumberjacks win in Bozeman for first time in 8 years

BOZEMAN, Mont. -- Defying recent history, Northern Arizona went into Worthington Arena and won for the first time since 2007. The Lumberjacks rallied behind double-digit scoring from four of their starters to defeat the Bobcats 71-64 on Saturday. "It feels good. Montana State is a tough team to play against," NAU coach Jack Murphy said. "They can shoot the basketball, so I give our...
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Coyotes prospect Max Domi completes hockey alley-oop

To give Arizona Coyotes fans a quick distraction from the team's six-game losing streak, we direct attention to London, Ontario, where Coyotes prospect Max Domi of the Ontario Hockey League's London Knights put together a breakaway that might hold as one of the most incredible goals of the year. With Sarnia Sting goalie Taylor Dupuis coming out of the net to meet Domi, the Arizona...
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No. 9 Oregon State women run away from Arizona

TUCSON, Ariz. -- With one of the biggest games of the season just two days away, Oregon State could not afford a letdown against struggling Arizona. It took the Beavers a half to get in sync, but once they did, the Wildcats never stood a chance. Ali Gibson scored 12 points, Ruth Hamblin added 10 and No. 9 Oregon State set up a showdown with No. 13 Arizona State by running away from...
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Suns too late, Harden just in time for Rockets' win

PHOENIX -- Hey, big news from U.S. Airways Center. Dwight Howard made a 3-pointer, his first of the season and net-shredding fifth in 48 attempts over his 11-year career. It was unleashed to beat the shot clock three minutes into Friday's first quarter, hit the front rim, bounced high into the air and fell through the net. Conveniently subtract this triple from the Houston Rockets...
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Harden's last-second jumper sinks Suns

PHOENIX -- James Harden scored 33 points, including a 20-foot jumper as time ran out, to lift the Houston Rockets to a 113-111 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Friday night. Harden's 33 points came in the absence of injured star center Dwight Howard for three quarters. Harden, the NBA's leading scorer entering the night at 27.2 points per game, added 10 assists and six rebounds and...
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Preview: Suns vs. Rockets

The red-hot Suns host James Harden at the Houston Rockets tonight, and you can watch it on FOX Sports Arizona. The Suns will be going for their eighth consecutive home win and 15th victory in their last 19 games, and here's what you can expect from tonight's coverage. Suns Live, 6:30 p.m. Tom Chambers and Eddie Johnson discuss whether Kyle Lowry owes Justin Bieber for his election...
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Ekman-Larsson is chasing Lidstrom's All-Star example

Oliver Ekman-Larsson idolized Detroit Red Wings defenseman and fellow countryman Nicklas Lidstrom from the time he was 5 years old. "I had posters and hockey cards," Ekman-Larsson said sheepishly. "We didn't get a lot of the NHL games on TV but I read about him all the time in the newspapers and obviously, everybody knew who he was in Sweden." As Ekman-Larsson gets set to play in...
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ASU women's basketball stretches win streak to 14

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Katie Hempen scored 11 points and Promise Amukamara and Elisha Davis each added 10 as No. 13 Arizona State beat Oregon 70-58 on Friday to extend its winning streak to 14 games. Arizona State (18-1, 7-0 Pac-12) trailed 27-25 at the half, but Kelsey Moos sparked an 8-0 run, contributing six points and a defensive rebound in first 3 minutes of the second half. Moos finished...
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Five reasons to watch the 2015 Pro Bowl

PHOENIX -- The way football is played and the logistics involved doesn't cater well to an All-Star game. The NFL knows this, and that's why last year the league changed the Pro Bowl format to include a draft led by former players with personality. "At some point, the Pro Bowl started to get boring," Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson said of the changes. "I think it's...
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New Mexico State Sports Weekly: Episode 21

Men's and women's coaches Marvin Menzies and Mark Trakh join Adam Young to recap another successful week in Aggies' basketball on this week's edition of New Mexico State Sports Weekly.
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Sun Devils clamp down, crush Cal

Arizona State followed its first Pac-12 victory with a resounding one. The Sun Devils dominated California for the final 35 minutes in a 79-44 rout at Haas Pavilion on Thursday night, using a 22-0 run to cruise to a victory that featured more accurate 3-point shooting, strong contributions from the bench and a defense that took perimeter-oriented Cal out of its offense. Reserve guard...
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