THE Phoenix Sports Podcast


Your No. 1 source for Phoenix Sports with expert opinions on the Cardinals, Suns, Diamondbacks, Coyotes, Sun Devils, and Wildcats.

With the NBA all-star reserves set to be announced this week and the NHL and NFL all-star games approaching, we debate which league has the best all-star weekend of them all. Join host Makayla Perkins and guests Leah Merrall and Anthony Totri as they discuss each league’s festivities and choose their favorites!

The Arizona Cardinals got destroyed in the first round of the NFL Playoffs this week. Pretty much every Arizona sports team has made the playoff and loss in heartbreaking fashion. While no hardware has been brought home, there are some that sting more than others. So which Arizona sports playoff loss hurts the most? Join host Makayla Perkins and guests Craig Morgan, Gerald Bourguet and Anthony Totri in heartbreak city.

It’s not every day the Arizona Cardinals make it to the playoffs! Join host Makayla Perkins and guests Chierstin Susel, Johnny Venerable, and Espo as they discuss what this playoff appearance means for the Arizona Cardinals and what we can expect in the matchup against the LA Rams.

As another year comes to a close, let’s reminisce on the best of the best… What was the BEST moment of Arizona Sports in 2021? Join Saul Bookman, Greg Esposito, Leah Merrall and Shane Dieffenbach as they rank their favorite moments from the past year!

Happy Arizona Sports Holidays! What would make good gifts for the Arizona Cardinals, Phoenix Suns, Arizona Coyotes, and Arizona Diamondbacks? On this holiday episode, Makayla Perkins, Shane Dieffenbach, Espo, and Leah Merrall discuss what they would gift each Arizona sports team for the holidays!

DeAndre Hopkins and JJ Watt are both out for the Arizona Cardinals as the Valley’s bad luck continues. It begs the question, are the Cardinals suffering the effects of the Curse of Pottsville dating back to 1942? What about the Phoenix Suns and the Coin Toss Curse? Are the Arizona Coyotes in bad shape because of the Curse of Steve Ellman? Join host Makayla Perkins, Craig Morgan and Derek Montilla as they discuss the curses plaguing the Arizona Cardinals, Arizona Coyotes, Phoenix Suns, and D-backs.

The Phoenix Suns have Devin Booker… The Arizona Cardinals have Kyler Murray… Both teams are on fire. Which Arizona Sports franchises are exceeding expectations? Join Makayla Perkins, Chierstin Susel, Derek Montilla and Lindsey Smith to discuss what’s going on with the teams in The Valley of the Sun!

Streaks are fun! Just ask the Phoenix Suns who are riding a seventeen game win streak! Join Makayla Perkins and an all-star panel of PHNX Beat Reporters: Leah Merrall, Derek Montilla and Greg Esposito as they talk the best streaks in Arizona Sports history, including the bad ones.

It’s time for the Territorial Cup! Join Makayla Perkins and an all-star panel of PHNX Beat Reporters: Saul Bookman, Shane Dieffenbach and Mike Luke as they discuss this weekend’s rivalry matchup between the Arizona State Sun Devils and the University of Arizona Wildcats!