Monday, July 22, 2019

Olympics wouldn’t play by the NHL’s rules, so NHL isn’t playing in Olympics

It's all about money with the NHL brass. The Olympics are about goodwill, unity and fairplay. The two sides were bound to clash.

Fun makes a welcome return to the ice at Pepsi Center

The Colorado Avalanche 2017-18 home opener had it all: A big crowd, a great atmosphere, an Avs win and a whole lot of fun.
Cody Latimer

Don’t trust the horrible headline that temporarily tarnished Cody Latimer’s name

Cody Latimer may have been the victim of domestic abuse - the police and the courts will determine that - but he was certainly the victim of a poorly worded headline.

The Rockies in 2018 are betting big on green

Gambling on a veteran closer paid huge dividends last season. This year the Rockies are doubling down by riding an extremely young pitching staff.
Von Miller

Denver’s title hopes are in the stars

Look no further than the trophy cases around town to see that Denver's title hopes rest firmly in the hands of its star players.

Raiders broadcaster Lincoln Kennedy, on how the Broncos can give Derek Carr ‘happy feet’

Oakland Raiders broadcaster Lincoln Kennedy says that quarterback Derek Carr "panicked" in their Week 1 loss to the Rams.

Frei: Any other year, Jared Bednar wins the Jack Adams Award — in a...

In the (many) years I have covered the NHL, I never ceased to be amazed at the absolute relative lack of respect the league...

Rookie Devontae Booker isn’t backing down; he’s here to play

Devontae Booker may have the word “rookie” appear before his name this year, but he’s not treating this like a typical rookie year.

Overcommitted: The Nuggets shouldn’t rule out Isaiah Thomas as a starter

Jamal Murray is definitely the Nuggets' future at point guard... but perhaps, Isaiah Thomas should be the present.

Las Vegas could again lose large on the Broncos if spectators are savvy

Denver's unconventional Super Bowl 50 victory makes a handful of prop bets worth considering during the 2016 season.