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PHOENIX editor in chief Craig Outhier welcomes Great 48 member and Valley musician Carvin Jones; historian Douglas Towne compares the current COVID-19 pandemic to the 1918 Spanish Flu that walloped the Phoenix area; editorial & art team members Leah LeMoine, Madison Rutherford, Mirelle Inglefield & Angelina Aragon join Craig to discuss their favorite people featured in the Great 48 issue of PHOENIX magazine.

The 1st round of voting is over and 16 iconic Arizona sports moments are moving on to the next round in our Bracket. Here’s the biggest blowout, closest contest and top vote-getter. The closest match-up the 1998 Cardinals playoff win over the Cowboys had seven more votes to narrowly edge. the Arizona Rattlers 1st Arena Bowl win. The biggest blowout Charles Barkley’s game-winning shot over the Spurs in the ’93 playoffs coasted to a first...

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