first_img D-backs president Derrick Hall: Franchise ‘still focused on Arizona’ What an MLB source said about the D-backs’ trade haul for Greinke 0 Comments   Share   The Cardinals are allowing a league-best mark of 13.3 points per game, which has allowed them to win despite a less-than-potent offense. However, Arizona did score 27 points in the win over Philadelphia, and if they can put up totals like that each week they’ll be incredibly tough to beat.“You just have to change your viewpoint of what you think Arizona is before you watch the games,” Carter continued. “Because their defense is dominant.” Top Stories center_img Nevada officials reach out to D-backs on potential relocation A lot of praise comes with a 3-0 start, especially when that record includes wins over Tom Brady’s New England Patriots and Michael Vick’s Philadelphia Eagles.The Arizona Cardinals have become media darlings, so to speak, with former NFL receiver and current ESPN analyst Chris Carter being the latest to say nice things about them.“[Sunday] Fitzgerald had the big game but we know that [Kevin] Kolb was consistent, didn’t have those costly turnovers, managed the football game,” Carter told ESPN’s Mike & Mike Monday. “Yeah, if you believe in defense you’ve got to believe in Arizona.” Cardinals expect improving Murphy to contribute right awaylast_img read more

first_imgWHAT WENT BEFORE: Dengvaxia is world’s first dengue vaccine PBA: Rain or Shine overcomes San Miguel, McCullough’s 51 to avert sweep THE towering combination of Japeth Aguilar and Greg Slaughter flexed their muscles in the paint to tow the Barangay Ginebra Kings to a 78-69 win over the Air21 Express last night in the 39th PBA Philippine Cup at the Mall of Asia Arena.The six-foot-nine Aguilar had 22 points and 12 rebounds, while the Cebuano seven-footer Slaughter piled up 19 markers and 10 boards as the Kings stretched their winning streak to three and solidified their hold of the second place with a 6-1 (win-loss) slate.ADVERTISEMENT Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreements LATEST STORIES Aguilar also had a career-high eight blocked shots.According to Fidel Mangonon, the league’s chief statistician, Aguilar joins Ramon Fernandez, Philip Cezar, Benjie Paras, Marlou Aquino, Jerry Codinera and Ali Peek in a group of players who had eight blocks in a single game.FEATURED STORIESNEWSINFOSenate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreementsNEWSINFOLocsin wants to drop ‘visas upon arrival’ privilegeNEWSINFOPalace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spikeBehind the two big men, Ginebra sat on a 15-point cushion at the half, 41-26.Joseph Yeo caught fire for Air21 in the second half where he scored 21 of his game-high 28 points. Yeo’s explosion allowed Air21 to move within five points several times in the payoff period. View comments Baybayin revival makes native PH history hip Locsin wants to drop ‘visas upon arrival’ privilege But Aguilar and Slaughter combined for 15 of the Kings’ 21 fourth quarter points to snuff Air21’s uprising.MORE STORIESnewsinfoSen. Pia Cayetano: Judge our clan based on performancenewsinfoWHAT WENT BEFORE: Dengvaxia is world’s first dengue vaccinenewsinfoBaybayin revival makes native PH history hipMORE STORIESnewsinfoSen. Pia Cayetano: Judge our clan based on performancenewsinfoWHAT WENT BEFORE: Dengvaxia is world’s first dengue vaccinenewsinfoBaybayin revival makes native PH history hipChris Ellis also had a solid double-double performance for Ginebra as he came up with 10 points and 11 rebounds.The loss further pulled the Express down the standings as they fell to their seventh loss with only one win to show.BOX SCORESGINEBRA (78)- Aguilar 22, Slaughter 19, Ellis 10, Caguioa 8, Baracael 7, Tenorio 4, Reyes 2, Helterbrand 2, Mamaril 2, Forrester 2, Monfort 0, Urbiztondo 0.ADVERTISEMENTcenter_img AIR21 (69) – Yeo 28, Canaleta 14, Taulava 8, Camson 8, Cardona 4, Jaime 2, Burtscher 2, Custodio 2, Arboleda 1, Matias 0, Espiritu 0, Sharma 0, Ritualo 0. /EDITORIAL ASSISTANT CALVIN D. CORDOVA Painters refuse to go quietly Palace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spike Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Read Next MOST READ PH protests Chinese boat swarm, warship passage PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities PLAY LIST 03:26PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities01:39Sotto open to discuss, listen to pros and cons of divorce bill06:02Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreements01:50Palace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spike01:49House seeks probe on ‘massive corruption’ in PCSO01:37PCSO estimates P250M in Lotto revenue loss due to suspensionlast_img read more