Dec. 7: Nash, Suns beat Nets in epic battle; Stanford foils ASU in Pac-12 title game
Point guards Steve Nash and Jason Kidd took part in an epic 161-157 double-overtime battle on Dec. 7, 2006.
FOX Sports Arizona
On Sept. 7, 1996, FOX Sports Arizona hit the airwaves with our first telecast -- a Pac-10 football showdown between Washington and Arizona State. Check back with us daily as we recount some of the top sports moments in Arizona during our 20 years of serving the state's sports fans.
Stanford wide receiver Michael Rector gets behind the ASU defense. (Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports)
Dec. 5 1996
Darcy Wakaluk stops 33 shots and records the first shutout in Phoenix Coyotes' history, a 3-0 victory over the Blues in St. Louis. Oleg Tvedovsky was involved in all three scores with a goal and two assists.
The Diamondbacks, believing they are close to contending for the NL West title, pull off the biggest shocker of the MLB off-season, ponying up $206.5 million over six years to sign free-agent pitcher Zack Greinke.
Dec. 3 2003
The Phoenix Mercury win the first pick in the WNBA Draft in the 2004 WNBA Draft Lottery and the chance to take Diana Taurasi with the No. 1 pick.