About the Author

Cheryl Coward

Cheryl Coward is a writer with Arizona Casinos with a background in sports journalism. She started her career as a news reporter in Washington, D.C. She's a die-hard women's basketball fanatic and founded the website Hoopfeed.com as a result of that passion.

Team Changes Impact Phoenix Mercury Future Odds

February 20, 2023 | By: Cheryl Coward

Last summer was a tumultuous roller coaster ride for the Phoenix Mercury. Even before the season began, the team began experiencing the harrowing emotional toll caused by the detention and imprisonment of star center Brittney Griner in Russia, a situation that turned into an international relations fiasco. After the season started, personnel issues and internal […]

Best Super Bowl Events in Tempe

January 31, 2023 | By: Cheryl Coward

If you don’t have tickets to the Super Bowl on Feb. 12 at State Farm Stadium, you can still enjoy the buzz and excitement of the year’s biggest sporting event with Super Bowl Events in Tempe. The NFL, its sponsors, and a host of other organizations have a full lineup of local events for fans […]

FanDuel and Gronk Hope for Viral Moment with Live Super Bowl Ad

January 16, 2023 | By: Cheryl Coward

Rob Gronkowski might not be playing football this year, but that doesn’t mean you won’t see him on your screen during the biggest game of the year. In just a few weeks, the showcase of the most creative and innovative commercials of the year takes place during the TV broadcast of Super Bowl 57. News […]

Phoenix Suns’ Early Playoff Prediction and Odds

December 6, 2022 | By: Cheryl Coward

While the Phoenix Suns ended November on a six-game win streak, the top team in the West enters December with a slew of injuries that may hamper the team’s road to a conference title and a run at the 2023 championship. Riding High in November The Suns recovered from a two-game skid in mid-November by […]

Sightline Payments Launch Mobile Loyalty Program at Scottsdale Casinos

November 18, 2022 | By: Cheryl Coward

Casino loyalty programs have been around since the 1980s and are a staple marketing tactic to increase engagement. Talking Stick Resort, and Casino Arizona recently joined the ranks of casinos that offer customized mobile loyalty programs in an agreement with Sightline Payment. With over 70 gaming partners in the mobile, retail, and lottery markets, Las […]

Tips for Attending Arizona Cardinals Games at State Farm Stadium

September 14, 2022 | By: Cheryl Coward

With the Arizona Cardinals season underway and the Fiesta Bowl on the horizon, it is the busiest time of the year for State Farm Stadium. Add in hosting Super Bowl 57 in February 2023, and the stadium will see hundreds of thousands of fans pass through its doors over the next several months. Located in […]

Phoenix Suns’ 2023 NBA Championship Odds and Season Preview

August 26, 2022 | By: Cheryl Coward

Last season the Phoenix Suns entered the playoffs with high hopes. Fans expected a deep run into the playoffs as the team entered the postseason with the league’s best record and a franchise-high 64 wins. Bet on the Suns with FanDuel’s New Offer – For a limited time, Bet $5 & Get $150 in free […]