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Flake, McCain attack Pentagon funding sports teams as 'paid patriotism'

The Pentagon paid out at least $6.8 million in contracts to professional sports for honoring American soldiers at sporting events, according to Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain and his fellow Arizona senator, Jeff Flake. ... Read more»

Glendale businesses cope with games lost to NHL lockout

The cancellation of games through Nov. 30 due to the expiration of the NHL’s collective bargaining agreement could be costly for other businesses in Glendale, which also is home to the National Football League’s Arizona Cardinals.... Read more»

Guest opinion

Glendale busts budget, plans to raise taxes

How do you close a $35 million budget gap? Perhaps the better question is why that hole was dug in the first place. One answer for the City of Glendale is hockey.... Read more»

Hockey

Vancouver fans riot in streets after loss to Bruins

Rioting hockey fans overturned vehicles and set them on fire, broke store and hotel windows and set several small conflagrations in downtown Vancouver on Wednesday night, moments after the Canucks lost Game 7 of the Stanley Cup finals to the Boston Bruins.... Read more»

Phoenix Coyotes hockey

Coyotes cool off red-hot Red Wings

The Phoenix Coyotes scored three power play goals in a 3-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings in the opening game of the 2010 Stanley Cup playoffs Wednesday. Phoenix hasn't been to the playoffs since the 2002 season.... Read more»

Winter Olympics

Czech hockey team connects to past Olympic glory

The 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team locked up the copyright for “miracle on ice.” Which 18 years later, in Nagano, Japan, left writers scrambling for words to describe the gold-medal run of the Czech Republic.... Read more»

Winter Olympics

Olympic gold takes backseat to enviro green

Once upon a time it took a village to stage the Winter Olympics. They were smaller, cozier, with a pleasing intimacy. But villages can no longer handle the less charming aspects of the Winter Games, most notably the significant environmental impact. ... Read more»