The former coach and league executive paid the Nuggets a pretty big compliment on Wednesday, comparing them to the No. 1 seed in the East.
The longterm success of the 2017 Colorado Rockies season will rest on Tyler Chatwood and Tyler Anderson returning to form.
The consensus All-American has been through plenty already as a pro, but the reality of being an NFL player didn't set in until he took the field.
Although they represent some of the best players coming out of the college ranks, there's a big leap to be made from the college game to the pro game.
"Everybody feels like my mom is their mom," Malik Beasley said of his mother Deena. "She’s like a mentor to a lot of people."
For the incoming class of Broncos, currently attending their rookie orientation, it's a matter of seizing those rare opportunities to shine.
"It was all a great journey and a great process. There were some up and downs, but that’s what makes it so great," Beasley said on Mile High Sports Radio.
On April 27, Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray underwent surgery to repair core muscle-related injuries.
Ryan Hanigan was behind the plate to catch rookie Antonio Senzatela, who earned his NL-leading (tie) fifth win in game one of a split doubleheader.
Hanigan joined Mile High Sports AM 1340 | FM 104.7 and laughed about his single that scored three runs in a 10-4 Rockies victory on Tuesday.