NAU Lumberjacks vs. North Dakota Fighting Hawks
The NAU football team ends its season with a home game against North Dakota. The Lumberjacks will be celebrating senior night, but the Fighting Hawks have put up good showings against some of the nation’s top teams.
Walkup Skydome, 1705 S. San Francisco Street, Flagstaff, 928.523.6792, nauathletics.com, Saturday, November 17, 2:30 p.m., tickets start at $20.
Arizona Cardinals vs. Oakland Raiders
The Cardinals face the Oakland Raiders under new coach Jon Gruden. This will be the first matchup between the two teams in three seasons, and is the Cardinals’ only home game in November.
State Farm Stadium, 1 Cardinals Drive, Glendale, 602.379.0101, azcardinals.com, Sunday, November 18, 2:05 p.m., tickets start at $65.
Arizona Coyotes vs. Las Vegas Golden Knights
The Coyotes take on defending NHL Western Conference champion Las Vegas for the first time in the 2018-19 season. The Golden Knights reached the Stanley Cup Final last year in their first season as a franchise.
Gila River Arena, 9400 W. Maryland Avenue, Glendale, 623.772.3800, nhl.com/coyotes, Wednesday, November 21, 7 p.m., tickets start at $23.
Arizona Wildcats vs. ASU Sun Devils
The Arizona Wildcats football team hosts Arizona State in both teams’ final regular-season matchup. Both teams suffered tough losses early in the season, but could be fighting for a bowl game. ASU won last year’s game, Todd Graham’s last regular-season contest as coach of the Sun Devils.
Arizona Stadium, 1 National Championship Drive, Tucson, 520.621.4917, arizonawildcats.com, Saturday, November 24, time TBD, tickets start at $18.
AIA Football 5A and 6A Championship
Sun Devil Stadium hosts the top four teams in Arizona high school football, as the best two teams from 5A and 6A battle it out to determine the 2018 champions. Chandler High and Centennial High are the defending 5A and 6A champions, respectively. Both schools will likely be in attendance this day.
Sun Devil Stadium, 500 E. Veterans Way, Tempe, 480.965.3482, azpreps365.com, Saturday, December 1, 12:30 and 4:30 p.m., tickets prices vary.
Arizona Coyotes vs. Washington Capitals
The Coyotes take on defending NHL champion Washington for the first time in the 2018-19 season. Led by star forward Alexander Ovechkin, the Capitals are attempting to once again hoist the Stanley Cup.
Gila River Arena, 9400 W. Maryland Avenue, Glendale, 623.772.3800, nhl.com/coyotes/, Thursday, December 6, 7 p.m., tickets start at $23.