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David Ramsey: Colorado's own Nicole Hensley recalls the thrill of winning hockey gold

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Apr 12, 2018

Nicole Hensley grew up in Lakewood with a wild, wonderful, unlikely vision for her future. She wanted to play hockey for the United States Olympic...

David Ramsey: Pine Creek boasts the pitching arms needed to rule Colorado high school baseball
David Ramsey: Pine Creek boasts the pitching arms needed to rule Colorado high school baseball

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Apr 11, 2018

High school baseball is usually about hitting. Astronomical batting averages that soar into the .500-plus range are common. Teams slug their way to...

David Ramsey: Triple-A version of Sky Sox begins its bittersweet farewell to Colorado Springs
David Ramsey: Triple-A version of Sky Sox begins its bittersweet farewell to Colorado Springs

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Apr 11, 2018

A bittersweet night at Security Service Field, with an emphasis on bitter. This was the beginning of the ending. This was the opening night of the...

David Ramsey: New Air Force athletic director must drain those oceans of empty seats
David Ramsey: New Air Force athletic director must drain those oceans of empty seats

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Apr 10, 2018

Jim Knowlton came and went in a three-year flash without transforming the attendance crisis that drains Air Force athletics. Small crowds were the...

David Ramsey: Air Force grad Gregg Popovich is no fan of Donald J. Trump
David Ramsey: Air Force grad Gregg Popovich is no fan of Donald J. Trump

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Apr 9, 2018

As the NBA careens toward the playoffs, we’re preparing for battles that could be titanic. James “The Beard” Harden vs. Steph Curry. Carmelo Anthony...

David Ramsey: Colorado College hockey coach Mike Haviland has fresh contract extension, but he's not satisfied
David Ramsey: Colorado College hockey coach Mike Haviland has fresh contract extension, but he's not satisfied

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Apr 5, 2018

A year ago, a cloud of gloom hovered over the Colorado College hockey program. The forecast? More of the same. Coach Mike Haviland paid no...

Ramsey blog: Colorado College signs extension with Haviland, but CC won't say for how long
Ramsey blog: Colorado College signs extension with Haviland, but CC won't say for how long

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Apr 4, 2018

News flash: Colorado College's hockey program has signed coach Mike Haviland to an extension after an encouraging, if not earth-shaking, revival...

David Ramsey: Cheyenne Mountain girls soccer looks mighty again in win over TCA
David Ramsey: Cheyenne Mountain girls soccer looks mighty again in win over TCA

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Apr 4, 2018

Has Cheyenne Mountain returned as a soccer powerhouse? Coach Tomas Martinez smiled at the question, and declined to answer it fully. He knows all...

David Ramsey: John Elway discusses 'the stuff' that Tim Tebow and Colin Kaepernick share
David Ramsey: John Elway discusses 'the stuff' that Tim Tebow and Colin Kaepernick share

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Apr 3, 2018

John Elway was considering Colin Kaepernick's future when a name from Bronco past invaded the conversation. “It’s like a Tebow situation, right?”...

David Ramsey: It's NBA playoffs or bust for coach Mike Malone and Denver Nuggets

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Mar 29, 2018

On one of the final days of 2008, I talked with a discouraged and confused observer of the Broncos. He couldn’t understand the collapse of his...

David Ramsey: New U.S. Olympic Committee CEO will tackle extremely tough job
David Ramsey: New U.S. Olympic Committee CEO will tackle extremely tough job

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Mar 28, 2018

It’s a tough gig serving as Chief Executive Officer of the United States Olympic Committee. Just ask Harvey Schiller, an expert on the subject. He...

David Ramsey: 2020 Olympics will introduce world to 3 on 3 basketball
David Ramsey: 2020 Olympics will introduce world to 3 on 3 basketball

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Mar 26, 2018

A quick tip about 3 on 3 halfcourt basketball, which will be introduced to the world at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics: If you record a game on your VCR,...

David Ramsey: US Olympic Committee is comfortable in a state of crisis
David Ramsey: US Olympic Committee is comfortable in a state of crisis

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, Mar 25, 2018

The United States Olympic Committee faces a crisis. The crisis is a new one. The USOC in crisis is not new. Reports of sexual abuse, particularly in...

David Ramsey: Don't give up on Denver Broncos QB Paxton Lynch
David Ramsey: Don't give up on Denver Broncos QB Paxton Lynch

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sat, Mar 24, 2018

Paxton Lynch still walks our earth. He’s still on the Broncos roster. He still could someday contend for the starting job. He’s still 6-foot-7 and...

David Ramsey: 3 reasons why Air Force's rising hockey team can upset No. 1 St. Cloud State
David Ramsey: 3 reasons why Air Force's rising hockey team can upset No. 1 St. Cloud State

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Mar 23, 2018

Air Force’s hockey team can beat St. Cloud State, and this is not some blurry, far-removed-from-reality vision of the future. The Falcons are the No....

John Elway: Tough golf greens might block his path to Senior Open at The Broadmoor
John Elway: Tough golf greens might block his path to Senior Open at The Broadmoor

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Mar 20, 2018

Is John Elway nervous about traveling to Colorado Springs May 28 to try to qualify for the Senior Open? We asked Elway this question last Friday at...

David Ramsey: Air Force football defense must transform from generous to tough in '18
David Ramsey: Air Force football defense must transform from generous to tough in '18

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Mar 20, 2018

The question that will define Air Force’s 2018 football team is simple, weighty and troubling. Will the defense start playing, well, defense? We’ll...

David Ramsey: Air Force football offense will soar, if Arion Worthman learns to share
David Ramsey: Air Force football offense will soar, if Arion Worthman learns to share

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Mar 20, 2018

Air Force’s offense was predictable last season, largely because Arion Worthman, who has talent deluxe, was predictable. He kept the ball in his own...

David Ramsey: Air Force hockey delivers surprising, inspiring ride to NCAA Tournament
David Ramsey: Air Force hockey delivers surprising, inspiring ride to NCAA Tournament

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Mar 20, 2018

Air Force’s hockey team is strange and wonderful and headed, once again, to the NCAA Tournament. The Falcons finished sixth in the 11-team Atlantic...

David Ramsey: Case Keenum will thrive as Denver Broncos quarterback
David Ramsey: Case Keenum will thrive as Denver Broncos quarterback

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Mar 19, 2018

ENGLEWOOD – Case Keenum delivered a Drew Brees-like season in 2017. Highly accurate. Impressive ratio of touchdowns to interceptions. Solid, consistent...

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