Professional sports teams in Phoenix provide year around entertainment. From hosting Super Bowl XLIX to the spring Major League Baseball – Cactus League, there is a sport for everyone.
In fact the Arizona Sports & Tourism Authority which owns and operates the University of Phoenix Stadium funds the promotion of tourism in Maricopa County the construction and renovation of Cactus League Spring Training facilities and the youth and amateur sports projects. They estimates that sports tourism activities contribute close to $2 billion annually to the area economy according to a 2013 report by AZ Business Magazine.
It’s clear that Phoenix is an exciting and vibrant place to do business with a thriving entrepreneurial spirit and industries of all kinds. We’re glad you’re here!
Here is a list of your “new” home teams in Arizona:
MLB – Arizona Diamond Backs
NBA – Phoenix Suns
NFL – Arizona Cardinals
NHL – Arizona Coyotes
WNBA – Phoenix Mercury