Arizona Sports Teams News
Arizona sports teams have been entertaining you for ages. There have been several changes in these teams. In this article, we look at the latest news from the three top teams in Arizona, namely; Arizona Cardinals, Arizona Diamondbacks and Phoenix Suns. Read on to find out what the teams have in store for you this season, transfers in the teams and so much more.
Arizona Online Betting
With online gambling fetching millions of returns for local governments through taxation, Arizona too has embraced this trend. You can now place wagers on your favourite sports at any Arizona online gambling site. These websites are legal and are accessible through smartphones. This enables you to follow your team on the go. In addition to this, most of the Arizona betting sites offer you enticing welcome bonuses.
Arizona Diamondbacks News
This team's president Devek Falvey and his general manager Thad Levine have made some trades worth mentioning. During this off-season, they have signed in Sony Gary from the Reds. In exchange, they have given Chase Petty. Additionally, the team has acquired Isaiah Kiner Falafa and traded him for Mitch Garver from the Rangers. They also moved catcher Ben Rortvedt and baseman Josh Donaldson to the Yankees.
The team will benefit from these trades tremendously. For starters, the team got some extra cash for buying Trevor Story. This money came from Selling Donaldson at $49.5 million. However, Trevor Story delayed in accepting this move and in the process, lost the opportunity. Instead, the Diamondbacks brought in Correa. The other major advantage is that they have signed in able players.
Arizona Cardinals News
General Manager Keim this off-season is more focused on retaining players. To this end, he has kept Ezekiel Turner for another year. Andy Lee has also returned with a year contract. Zack Ertz has as well been re-signed for the coming season. Retaining these players is a good move for the team. In addition, Jonathan Bullard will also continue playing for the Cardinals.
New Free Agent
This time, the only new agent to join the cardinals is Jeff Gladney. This punter plays cornerback. In addition to the players mentioned above, the Arizona Cardinals also have Maxx Williams returning for another year. Williams signed the contract last Wednesday, though he has not fully recovered from an ACL tear. On the same day, the team let go of Jordan Phillips, freeing up $4.1 million.
Phoenix Suns Latest News
On Friday, The Suns emerged victorious against Chicago Bulls. However, they were missing three of their major players. Cam Johnson was out due to his right quadriceps injury. Last week marked the eighth game he has missed, and he will also remain out on Wednesday's game against the Rockets. Chris Paul was also absent due to his wrist bruise while Jae Crowder's left groin soreness kept him out.
The Phoenix Suns' win against the Bulls moved them to the summit. With only 11 games and 22 days remaining till the end of the regular season, at 57-14, they could reach the top seed at the Western Conference. All they need are three additional wins. This team has seen benefited greatly from Cam Payne's input who has scored 9.6 assists and 15.1 points per game on average.