"This time of year is a sports fan’s dream."

This time of year is a sports fan’s dream.

Especially a sports fan in Glendale, fast become a mecca for sports.

The Phoenix Coyotes host the Las Vegas Knights at 7 p.m. Thursday. Head over to Gila River Arena to cheer the Coyotes on before they hit the road for a few games.

On Sunday, the Arizona Cardinals return to Glendale to host the Atlanta Falcons. Kyler Murray will look for his first win at State Farm Stadium. He’s on a roll, coming off orchestrating a come-from-behind win in Cincinnati.

The Grand Canyon women’s soccer team takes on Kansas City at 7 p.m. at GCU Stadium.

On Friday, the GCU softball team hosts Mesa Community College at 6:30 p.m. The GCU men’s soccer team is also on campus, taking on San Jose State at 7 p.m.

The Central Arizona College softball team comes to Glendale to challenge GCU at 6 p.m. Saturday.

On Sunday, the men’s soccer team takes on Seattle University at 7 p.m. at GCU Stadium.

Basketball fans will have to wait a few weeks to see the GCU men’s and women’s hoop teams.