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Meet the driver: Tommy Johnson Jr.
Meet the driver: Tommy Johnson Jr.

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Iowa native Tommy Johnson Jr. dove into the family business, becoming the youngest person to ever hold an NHRA competition license at 15. Now 48,...

Longtime Denver Post sports writer Tom Kensler dies after complications from brain aneurysm
Longtime Denver Post sports writer Tom Kensler dies after complications from brain aneurysm

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Over a newspaper career that spanned four decades, former Denver Post sports writer Tom Kensler developed a vast network of friends and fans. After...

Former NFL coach Dennis Green dies at 67
Former NFL coach Dennis Green dies at 67

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Dennis Green, who coached the Minnesota Vikings and Arizona Cardinals over 13 NFL seasons, died Friday morning at the age of 67.

Family friend...

OSU basketball player Tyrek Coger dies after team workout

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STILLWATER, Okla. — Junior college transfer Tyrek Coger died Thursday after collapsing following an Oklahoma State basketball team workout, the...

Sky Sox preview: Two prospects to watch
Sky Sox preview: Two prospects to watch

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Round Rock (Triple-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers) opens a four-game series in Colorado Springs on Friday. Below are some of the Express prospects...

Sky Sox fall to Reno

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Reno took a 6-0 lead after five innings and cruised to a 7-2 win Thursday over the Colorado Springs Sky Sox in Reno.

Michael Reed homered for...

Sky Sox and Pokémon team up Friday night at Security Service Field
Sky Sox and Pokémon team up Friday night at Security Service Field

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Baseball fans, the Colorado Springs Sky Sox and Pokémon are about to play ball.

There will be a Lure inside Security Service Field before...

Former Broncos running back cites brain injury, avoids prison time

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Former Arkansas and NFL running back Cedric Cobbs has been sentenced to three years of probation on a drug-related charge,...

Wife's support, personal drive makes Greco-Roman wrestler Andy Bisek medal contender in Rio
Wife's support, personal drive makes Greco-Roman wrestler Andy Bisek medal contender in Rio

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Thu, Jul 21, 2016

Greco-Roman wrestler Andy Bisek has worked very hard to qualify for his first Olympics.

But the Colorado Springs Olympic Training Center...

Gonzalez, Bettis help Rockies to win over Braves
Gonzalez, Bettis help Rockies to win over Braves

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DENVER — Carlos Gonzalez hit a three-run homer to break a scoreless tie in the sixth inning, Chad Bettis threw efficiently into the seventh and the...

NBA moving All-Star Game out of Charlotte, cites LGBT law
NBA moving All-Star Game out of Charlotte, cites LGBT law

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The NBA is moving the 2017 All-Star Game out of Charlotte because of its objections to a North Carolina law that limits anti-discrimination...

Ramsey: Ban the guilty, but innocent Russian athletes deserve to compete at Rio Games
Ramsey: Ban the guilty, but innocent Russian athletes deserve to compete at Rio Games

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Jul 21, 2016

The struggle against doping always has been a noble struggle for justice.

And justice is at the heart of the dilemma presented by a blanket...

Russians lose track appeal; IOC to weigh total ban for Rio
Russians lose track appeal; IOC to weigh total ban for Rio

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LONDON — Now that Russian track and field athletes have failed in their effort to have their Olympic ban overturned, it's up to the IOC to decide...

PREVIEW: Which quarterback will guide Denver's title defense?
PREVIEW: Which quarterback will guide Denver's title defense?

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DENVER — Von Miller is back to lead Denver's devastating defense. Still undetermined is who will direct the Broncos' revamped offense.

...

Ramsey: Carmelo, LeBron and others will risk their cash while they boldly attack social injustice
Ramsey: Carmelo, LeBron and others will risk their cash while they boldly attack social injustice

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Jul 21, 2016

It's easy, really, to understand why high-profile professional athletes turned on the mute button when it came time to talk about injustice and...

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Bolt return from injury upstaged by 28-year WR being broken
Bolt return from injury upstaged by 28-year WR being broken

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LONDON (AP) — Usain Bolt looked in fine shape for the Olympics by winning his last race before Rio de Janeiro on his return from injury.

Keni...

Dustin Johnson, Luke List share Canadian Open lead
Dustin Johnson, Luke List share Canadian Open lead

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OAKVILLE, Ontario (AP) — Dustin Johnson started and finished the day tied with Luke List for the Canadian Open lead. The U.S. Open champion had to...

Ken Griffey Jr and Mike Piazza set to enter Hall of Fame
Ken Griffey Jr and Mike Piazza set to enter Hall of Fame

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COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — When they were drafted nearly three decades ago, one was on everybody's baseball radar, the other a blip at best, picked...

Kendra Harrison breaks 28-year record in 100-meter hurdles
Kendra Harrison breaks 28-year record in 100-meter hurdles

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LONDON (AP) — Kendra Harrison of the United States has broken a 28-year world record in the 100-meters hurdles by running 12.20 seconds at the London...

NFL to review domestic violence allegations against Elliott
NFL to review domestic violence allegations against Elliott

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The NFL says it is reviewing domestic violence allegations against Dallas Cowboys rookie Ezekiel Elliott.

A police report...

Golf returns to the Olympics, minus its best players
Golf returns to the Olympics, minus its best players

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A year away from golf's return to the Olympics after a 112-year absence, IOC President Thomas Bach said it would be good if the sport had a wide...

Reigning Olympic champ Uchimura eyes breakthrough for Japan
Reigning Olympic champ Uchimura eyes breakthrough for Japan

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Kohei Uchimura has nothing left to prove. The only question surrounding the effortlessly elegant 27-year-old is if he is the greatest male gymnast of...

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Gazette sports reporters and columnists are scheduled to be on AM1300 (XTRA Sports) during the "Drive Time Sports" show at 3:15 p.m. weekdays. The station's...

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