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Jason Pridie, shown here as a member of the New York Mets in 2011, had one of Colorado Springs' two hits in Saturday's loss. (AP Photo/Paul J. Bereswill)
Jason Pridie, shown here as a member of the New York Mets in 2011, had one of Colorado Springs' two hits in Saturday's loss. (AP Photo/Paul J. Bereswill)
Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon (29) celebrates a goal against the Minnesota Wild in the first period of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series on Saturday, April 19, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon (29) celebrates a goal against the Minnesota Wild in the first period of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff...
This was a whole different element in the way of playing the game, Colorado coach Pablo Mastroeni said following Saturday's scoreless draw against the Earthquakes. They made it hard for us to play as opposed to go out and trying to play the game ourselves..(AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
"This was a whole different element in the way of playing the game," Colorado coach Pablo Mastroeni said following Saturday's scoreless draw against the...
Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jordan Lyles works against the Philadelphia Phillies in the fourth inning of a baseball game in Denver on Saturday, April 19, 2014. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jordan Lyles works against the Philadelphia Phillies in the fourth inning of a baseball game in Denver on Saturday, April 19,...
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Rajon O'Quinn of Fountain-Fort Carson ran state-qualifying times in the 100 meters and 200 meters on Saturday at the Ray Campbell Invitational.
Rajon O'Quinn of Fountain-Fort Carson ran state-qualifying times in the 100 meters and 200 meters on Saturday at the Ray Campbell Invitational.
during the first period of game at the World Arena in Colorado Springs on Saturday,  October 15, 2011 (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
during the first period of game at the World Arena in Colorado Springs on Saturday, October 15, 2011 (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Marijuana joints on display for sale at Marisol Gardens in Pueblo on Jan. 1. Retail pot sales became legal in Pueblo, Colorado Wednesday. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette
Marijuana joints on display for sale at Marisol Gardens in Pueblo on Jan. 1. Retail pot sales became legal in Pueblo, Colorado Wednesday. Photo by Mark Reis, The...