• Klee: Colorado Rockies make changes, but will results change?

    Updated: Sun, Feb 8, 2015

    DENVER - The Rockies general manager listens to Clapton and Metallica. He reads for pleasure, but not as much as he used to, when there was more time to read for pleasure. Jeff Bridich and his wife, Sarah, are avid skiers. Now they are teaching their two kids how to ski, often at...

  • Friday Faceoff: Is Peyton Manning worth having back with the Broncos?

    By Paul Klee and David Ramsey, The Gazette
    Updated: Fri, Feb 6, 2015

    Today's Friday Faceoff focuses on the great Peyton Manning debate. Is the veteran Denver Broncos quarterback worth having back next season? Gazette columnists Paul Klee and David Ramsey weigh in. PAUL KLEE Is Peyton Manning worth $19 million next season? Here’s a better question:...

  • Klee: Fixing the Denver Nuggets means starting in the penthouse suite

    By PAUL KLEE The Gazette -
    Updated: Thu, Feb 5, 2015

    DENVER — It starts at the top, because success or failure always starts at the top, and Josh Kroenke so far has shown nothing that proves he should be at the top of the Nuggets. Brian Shaw is the easy fall guy. The coach is forever the lowest-hanging fruit. Shaw deserves a share of...

  • Klee: CSU basketball carrying the banner for state's men's NCAA Tournament hopes

    By PAUL KLEE paul.klee@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Feb 4, 2015

    DENVER — The most impactful college basketball game played on the Front Range this season might be the one in Laramie on Wednesday. Colorado State vs. Wyoming. That big? That big. It's that big because Larry Eustachy's handiwork has CSU in an awesome position to make the NCAA...

  • Klee: Super Bowl is elaborate fun, but excess leaves empty feeling

    Updated: Sun, Feb 1, 2015

    DENVER — Walking into Super Bowl media day last year should have been a highlight. The Broncos were there, the Seahawks were there, that smokeshow sports reporter from Univision was there. Do you know who else was there, freezing his tattered beard off outside the Prudential Center in...

  • Klee: Colorado Avalanche not afraid of risks, but will they take bigger one?

    By Paul Klee paul.klee@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sat, Jan 31, 2015

    DENVER — Desperate times call for desperate hockey. The knowledge a playoff berth could hinge on a single point encourages a team to do things, crazy things, others might not do. For the Colorado Avalanche, desperation meant pulling the goalie three times in the last four games - and...