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2010-08-30 15:13:00

PHOENIX, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- In front of 6500 screaming fans at Phoenix's Jobing.com Arena, Nyjah Huston (age 15, Davis and Huntington Beach, Calif.) captured the first stop of Rob Dyrdek's all-new $1.2 million Street League DC Pro Tour fueled by Monster Energy. Strategy, big tricks and consistency were the key to Huston's victory as he edged out five other contenders that all had a shot to win in their final attempt. Ultimately, Huston fought off Shane O'Neill (age 20, Australia) to...

2010-04-27 05:00:00

GLENDALE, Ariz., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Katie Michaels, star of Barely Legal 100 and other fine adult films, and newest cast member of HBO's "Cathouse" series, has announced she is returning to Phoenix to attend game seven of the NHL playoffs between her beloved Phoenix Coyotes and the formidable Detroit Red Wings. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100414/LA86999) "After finishing up some business here at the Love Ranch near Carson City, Nevada I'm heading to Los Angeles...

2009-11-06 07:15:00

GLENDALE, Ariz., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Phoenix Coyotes and Txtstation Mobile Marketing announced today that they renewed their partnership for the 2009/2010 season that will bring real-time texting features to the fans at the Jobing.com Arena. The promotions range from live polling, picture to screen, and text to screen. During games fans will be asked to engage in real time with the center video board and the Daktronics ribbon boards. "Coyotes fans enjoy interacting with the team, and...

2009-07-22 18:29:20

Both sides claimed victory after a court ruling requiring Glendale, Ariz., to reveal the incentives it offered to prospective buyers of the Phoenix Coyotes. A Maricopa County, Ariz., judge this week ordered the city to turn over pertinent records by Friday, the deadline for bids for the team to be submitted to U.S. Bankruptcy Court. The deadline pleased the city, which had feared it would lose its bargaining leverage if the information was released sooner, the Arizona Republic reported. The...

2009-06-27 14:02:26

Chicago Bulls owner Jerry Reinsdorf heads a group offering $148 million to buy the Phoenix Coyotes, an NHL executive has confirmed. The league said in a statement before the NHL draft that the offer was submitted in bankruptcy court documents in Phoenix Friday afternoon. We're aware the offer has been made, NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly said. We're pleased there's an offer to own and operate the Coyotes in Phoenix. The league said the offer by the Reinsdorf group calls for a new...

2008-11-18 14:17:06

USA Basketball, the organization that oversees the country's national basketball teams, is moving its headquarters to Glendale, Ariz. USA Basketball has had its office in Colorado Springs, where the U.S. Olympic Committee also has its headquarters, for 29 years. No timetable for the move was announced. The move to Glendale, a suburb of Phoenix, will put USA Basketball in a facility near the home sites of the NHL's Phoenix Coyotes and NFL's Arizona Cardinals. It is also the home of USA...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'