Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Dog days of summer arrive quickly on depressing Denver sports scene

We’re going to have to get through this together. We all knew it was going to be here eventually, but the suddenness was a bit jarring.

Flying the Friendly Sky(force): Tracking Malik Beasley’s D-League travels

From Dec. 9, 2016 through April 2, 2017, the Nuggets assigned and recalled Beasley to and from the Sioux Falls Skyforce five different times.

Tony Romo to suit up one last time…against the Denver Nuggets

If you thought the Tony Romo to Denver conversation was done, we have bad news for you. He will suit up against Denver one last time.

From beginning to end, Nuggets’ season was consistently inconsistent

The 2016-17 season has been an absolute rollercoaster ride for the Denver Nuggets. A season riddled with mystery and uncertainty is heading for an unsettling end.

MORNING MINUTE: Pios claim top honors from busy weekend

It was a busy weekend for nearly every team in Colorado, starting with the national champion DU Pioneers hockey team.

Westbrook eliminates Nuggets from playoff contention in historic game

For the Denver Nuggets, the rules were simple: lose the game and the season is over, win and give yourself another chance to make the postseason.

Elimination loss to Thunder revealed Nuggets’ true identity

Funny how one game can show everything a team has and lacks. Funny how that one game knocked said team out of the playoffs.

HIGHLIGHTS: Westbrook breaks triple-double record, Nuggets’ hearts

The MVP candidate broke Oscar Robertson's record and the Nuggets' hearts, eliminating them from the playoffs with a buzzer-beating 3-pointer.

Warriors guard Shaun Livingston would rather face Blazers than Nuggets

"Probably Portland, just because nobody wants to play in the mountains," Shaun Livingston said. "I hate paying there, man."

Bill Walton compares Nikola Jokic’s mentality to Magic Johnson, Bill Russell

"You have to have that situation, that compassion in your heart, in your soul, in your spirit, the same way that Nikola Jokic plays basketball," Walton said.