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  • Alex Bowman to replace Earnhardt Jr. in No. 88 car in 2018

    Alex Bowman to replace Earnhardt Jr. in No. 88 car in 2018

    Thursday, July 20 2017 9:58 AM EDT2017-07-20 13:58:10 GMT
    Friday, July 21 2017 1:54 AM EDT2017-07-21 05:54:28 GMT
    Hendrick Motorsports has picked 24-year-old Alex Bowman as Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s replacement next season.
    Hendrick Motorsports has picked 24-year-old Alex Bowman as Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s replacement next season.
  • Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze resigns

    Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze resigns

    Thursday, July 20 2017 7:58 PM EDT2017-07-20 23:58:48 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 11:25 PM EDT2017-07-21 03:25:57 GMT

     Football coach Hugh Freeze would have been released under a moral conduct clause in his contract if he had not resigned, Ole Miss officials said.  

     Football coach Hugh Freeze would have been released under a moral conduct clause in his contract if he had not resigned, Ole Miss officials said.  

  • Cardinals re-sign RB Chris Johnson to 1-year deal

    Cardinals re-sign RB Chris Johnson to 1-year deal

    Thursday, July 20 2017 6:07 PM EDT2017-07-20 22:07:00 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 9:05 PM EDT2017-07-21 01:05:05 GMT
    Chris Johnson returns to the Arizona Cardinals for a third season. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)Chris Johnson returns to the Arizona Cardinals for a third season. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    The Arizona Cardinals have re-signed nine-year NFL veteran Chris Johnson to a one-year contract. 

    The Arizona Cardinals have re-signed nine-year NFL veteran Chris Johnson to a one-year contract. 

  • Lamb homers twice, Diamondbacks beat Reds 12-2 to win series

    Lamb homers twice, Diamondbacks beat Reds 12-2 to win series

    Thursday, July 20 2017 5:58 PM EDT2017-07-20 21:58:36 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 6:53 PM EDT2017-07-20 22:53:52 GMT
    Arizona Diamondbacks' Jake Lamb (22) celebrates in the dugout after hitting a three-run home run off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Luis Castillo in the first inning of a baseball game, Thursday, July 20, 2017, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)Arizona Diamondbacks' Jake Lamb (22) celebrates in the dugout after hitting a three-run home run off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Luis Castillo in the first inning of a baseball game, Thursday, July 20, 2017, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

     Jake Lamb didn't know about Arizona's late pitching change until an hour before the game. His two homers made it a moot point. 

     Jake Lamb didn't know about Arizona's late pitching change until an hour before the game. His two homers made it a moot point. 

  • From sports star to inmate: OJ Simpson to plead for parole

    From sports star to inmate: OJ Simpson to plead for parole

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 2:48 PM EDT2017-07-19 18:48:06 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 3:04 AM EDT2017-07-20 07:04:25 GMT
    Decades after dazzling sports fans and movie audiences, an aging O.J. Simpson will ask for parole after spending more than eight years in a remote Nevada prison for armed robbery and assault with a weapon.
    Decades after dazzling sports fans and movie audiences, an aging O.J. Simpson will ask for parole after spending more than eight years in a remote Nevada prison for armed robbery and assault with a weapon.
  • Martinez hurts hand, Diamondbacks fall to Reds 4-3 in 11

    Martinez hurts hand, Diamondbacks fall to Reds 4-3 in 11

    J.D. Martinez bruised his left hand, forcing him out of his debut with the Arizona Diamondbacks, and the Cincinnati Reds ended their five-game losing streak with a 4-3 victory on Wednesday night capped by Adam...
    J.D. Martinez bruised his left hand, forcing him out of his debut with the Arizona Diamondbacks, and the Cincinnati Reds ended their five-game losing streak with a 4-3 victory on Wednesday night capped by Adam Duvall's...
  • Suns owner on arena: 'Refurbishing this one is option 1A for me'

    Suns owner on arena: 'Refurbishing this one is option 1A for me'

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 5:18 PM EDT2017-07-19 21:18:16 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 7:59 PM EDT2017-07-19 23:59:55 GMT
    Mark McClune talks to Suns owner Robert Sarver. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)Mark McClune talks to Suns owner Robert Sarver. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Suns owner Robert Sarver, speaking for the first time publicly in months, addressed the Suns' arena situation.

    Suns owner Robert Sarver, speaking for the first time publicly in months, addressed the Suns' arena situation.

  • Suns extend GM McDonough, hire Jones for front office

    Suns extend GM McDonough, hire Jones for front office

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 5:06 PM EDT2017-07-19 21:06:26 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 6:27 PM EDT2017-07-19 22:27:24 GMT
    Phoenix Suns general manager Ryan McDonough has a new three-year contract and an additional front office helper in longtime NBA player James Jones. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)Phoenix Suns general manager Ryan McDonough has a new three-year contract and an additional front office helper in longtime NBA player James Jones. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Phoenix Suns general manager Ryan McDonough has a new three-year contract and an additional front office helper in longtime NBA player James Jones.

    Phoenix Suns general manager Ryan McDonough has a new three-year contract and an additional front office helper in longtime NBA player James Jones.

  • Baseball players order an Uber from Phoenix to Albuquerque

    Baseball players order an Uber from Phoenix to Albuquerque

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 12:04 PM EDT2017-07-19 16:04:55 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 2:16 PM EDT2017-07-19 18:16:47 GMT
    $683 Uber drive from Phoenix to Albuquerque. (Source: Tweet via @DJPeterson Twitter)$683 Uber drive from Phoenix to Albuquerque. (Source: Tweet via @DJPeterson Twitter)

    Four minor league Seattle Mariners team members had a switch of plans getting from Arizona to their Monday night game in Albuquerque.

    Four minor league Seattle Mariners team members had a switch of plans getting from Arizona to their Monday night game in Albuquerque.

  • Maintaining The Legacy

    Maintaining The Legacy

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 1:43 AM EDT2017-07-19 05:43:50 GMT

    How Augie Busch will maintain the legacy set by his father, Frank. 

    How Augie Busch will maintain the legacy set by his father, Frank. 

  • Diamondbacks acquire All-Star OF JD Martinez from Tigers

    Diamondbacks acquire All-Star OF JD Martinez from Tigers

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 7:02 PM EDT2017-07-18 23:02:14 GMT
    The Arizona Diamondbacks have acquired star outfielder J.D. Martinez from the Detroit Tigers for a package of prospects, hoping to solidify a trouble spot while making a run toward the playoffs.
    The Arizona Diamondbacks have acquired star outfielder J.D. Martinez from the Detroit Tigers for a package of prospects, hoping to solidify a trouble spot while making a run toward the playoffs.
  • Medford goes to finals in 1st pro season

    Medford goes to finals in 1st pro season

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 3:55 AM EDT2017-07-18 07:55:06 GMT

    Lester Medford averaged 12 points and three assists in his first professional basketball season playing in Hungary.

    Lester Medford averaged 12 points and three assists in his first professional basketball season playing in Hungary.

  • Tucson sending 15 to BMX World Championships

    Tucson sending 15 to BMX World Championships

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 2:43 AM EDT2017-07-18 06:43:14 GMT

    The BMX World Championships are back in the United States for the first time since 2001.

    The BMX World Championships are back in the United States for the first time since 2001.

  • FC Tucson draws in finale; set to host regionals

    FC Tucson draws in finale; set to host regionals

    Monday, July 17 2017 8:03 AM EDT2017-07-17 12:03:43 GMT

    FC Tucson will host the PDL Western Conference regionals for a fourth straight summer after a season-ending 2-2 tie against the Rapids U23.

    FC Tucson will host the PDL Western Conference regionals for a fourth straight summer after a season-ending 2-2 tie against the Rapids U23.

  • Kingdon making herself known

    Kingdon making herself known

    Madi Kingdon is scoring her way to the forefront of the U.S.A Women's Volleyball national team.

    Madi Kingdon is scoring her way to the forefront of the U.S.A Women's Volleyball national team.

  • Peraza leaves X Games with gold again

    Peraza leaves X Games with gold again

    Monday, July 17 2017 2:24 AM EDT2017-07-17 06:24:56 GMT
    Sunnyside High School product Kevin Peraza ('14) competed in his 4th summer X Games this weekend in Minnesota (Photo courtesy: ESPN)Sunnyside High School product Kevin Peraza ('14) competed in his 4th summer X Games this weekend in Minnesota (Photo courtesy: ESPN)

    Tucson's Kevin Peraza won his second X Games gold medal this past weekend, taking the BMX Park crown in Minneapolis.

    Tucson's Kevin Peraza won his second X Games gold medal this past weekend, taking the BMX Park crown in Minneapolis.

  • FC Tucson tuning up for Final Four run

    FC Tucson tuning up for Final Four run

    Saturday, July 15 2017 6:56 AM EDT2017-07-15 10:56:52 GMT

    FC Tucson wraps up their regular season Saturday night at Kino North Stadium when they host the Colorado Rapids. 

    FC Tucson wraps up their regular season Saturday night at Kino North Stadium when they host the Colorado Rapids. 

  • WATCH: Mercury center Brittney Griner dunks in game

    Thursday, July 13 2017 3:07 PM EDT2017-07-13 19:07:05 GMT
    Thursday, July 13 2017 4:54 PM EDT2017-07-13 20:54:14 GMT
    Griner Dunks (Source: WNBA/ Phoenix Mercury)Griner Dunks (Source: WNBA/ Phoenix Mercury)

    Mercury center Brittney Griner proved the Suns aren't the only team that can throw it down in Phoenix. 

    Mercury center Brittney Griner proved the Suns aren't the only team that can throw it down in Phoenix. 

  • Roadrunners announce 2017-18 season schedule

    Roadrunners announce 2017-18 season schedule

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 9:06 PM EDT2017-07-12 01:06:44 GMT

    Tucson will play 34 home and 34 road games, kicking things off at Tucson Arena on Saturday, October 7 against the rival San Diego Gulls at 7:05 p.m. 

    Tucson will play 34 home and 34 road games, kicking things off at Tucson Arena on Saturday, October 7 against the rival San Diego Gulls at 7:05 p.m. 

  • Mike Gustavsson goes out a champion

    Mike Gustavsson goes out a champion

    Monday, July 10 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-07-10 08:08:40 GMT

    Mike Gustavsson retires from professional body building after achieving his dream of a Universe title.

    Mike Gustavsson retires from professional body building after achieving his dream of a Universe title.

  • TSA Girls head to U-16 nationals

    TSA Girls head to U-16 nationals

    Saturday, July 8 2017 4:05 AM EDT2017-07-08 08:05:26 GMT

    The Tucson Soccer Academy 2001 Girls Red team will compete in the National Premier League Finals next week in Indianapolis, Indiana. 

    The Tucson Soccer Academy 2001 Girls Red team will compete in the National Premier League Finals next week in Indianapolis, Indiana. 

  • dK Cactus Call: Zona Volleyball 17-1

    dK Cactus Call: Zona Volleyball 17-1

    Friday, July 7 2017 4:12 AM EDT2017-07-07 08:12:03 GMT

    Zona Volleyball Club's 17-1 team went undefeated in winning their division at USA Volleyball's Girls Junior National Championships.

    Zona Volleyball Club's 17-1 team went undefeated in winning their division at USA Volleyball's Girls Junior National Championships.

  • Local youth climbing team to compete nationally

    Local youth climbing team to compete nationally

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 11:39 PM EDT2017-07-06 03:39:35 GMT

    Five members of the youth competition rock climbing team from Rocks and Ropes will be competing at the National Championships in Atlanta.

    Five members of the youth competition rock climbing team from Rocks and Ropes will be competing at the National Championships in Atlanta.

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