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Klee: Remembering Troy Tulowitzki's time in Colorado
By: Paul Klee - 0 9 hr ago

DENVER - One time, in the dog days of another losing season at Coors Field, I asked Troy Tulowitzki why he rarely smiles on the baseball...

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Klee: As Troy Tulowitzki returns to Coors Field, Trevor Story still the story
By: Paul Klee - 0 Yesterday

DENVER - They forgot the horse on his way out.

Did Troy Tulowitzki exit the Rockies on good terms? Nayyy.

On Monday, for the first time...

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Klee: First rule of U.S. Bobsled tryouts: Just do it
By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, Jun 26, 2016

Have you heard the one about the insurance salesman with an Olympic dream?

Or the football punter who's kicking around the idea of zipping...

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Josh Scott to join Denver Nuggets summer league
By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Jun 25, 2016

One of these days, Josh Scott will play basketball outside our state's borders.

But the former Lewis-Palmer and University of Colorado star...

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Klee: By sticking to patient plan, Nuggets can win big
By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Jun 25, 2016

DENVER - This is one of those rare times when it's a good thing to be the Nuggets in a sports conversation dominated by Broncos Country.


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Klee: Denver Nuggets again hit jackpot in NBA draft
By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Jun 24, 2016

DENVER - You never know about the NBA draft until you know about the NBA draft. Even the most sensational prospects, the guys for whom YouTube...

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Klee blog: The Denver Nuggets' perfect NBA draft
By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Jun 22, 2016

In the year 2020, we'll almost have a new president (thankfully, and either way), one long strip mall from Fort Collins to Pueblo, perfect...

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Hill Climb enhances safety measures
By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Jun 22, 2016

After two of the most tragic episodes in the race's 99-year history, the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb has critics wondering: Is the race...

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Klee: 'Make it happen': In Memory of Pikes Peak Hill Climb racer Carl Sorensen
By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, Jun 20, 2016

Six days before he died in a motorcycle crash last year in The Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, Carl Sorensen invited his father to...

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Klee: In domestic violence case, Colorado Rockies do the right thing
By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Jun 16, 2016

DENVER - It's not always one thing. When something awful happens, the cause can be some of the things, or all of the things.

That's not the PC...

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Klee: No Von Miller, no Super Bowl repeat
By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Jun 15, 2016

CENTENNIAL - This was bound to be different. There was no way around it.

Remove Mick Jagger from the Stones and, yes, they would still tour,...

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Klee: Sand Creek star D'Shawn Schwartz shows off for USA Basketball
By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Jun 11, 2016

The unwritten rules of basketball entail a number of things. They can include, but are not limited to, mandatory critiques of LeBron James,...

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Klee: Aqib Talib out of warning shots with Denver Broncos
By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Jun 8, 2016

DENVER - I've never been shot, nor have I shot myself.

So this is purely conjecture, but hopefully it makes sense: If I had been shot, I...

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Klee: John Elway recalls a White House trip gone bad
By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Jun 2, 2016

DENVER - The Broncos are bound for the White House on Monday, and John Elway has a rule.

Don't eat there.

It was Week 11 of the 1989...

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Klee: Make mine the Cavs
By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Jun 1, 2016

I'll take the Cavs, and it's not a smart pick.

Golden State is the better team. Cleveland has the best player.

Oh, the Warriors check...

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Klee blog: Denver Broncos to visit Obama's White House
By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Jun 1, 2016

Which comes first: The prez humming the "Nationwide" jingle or his "Dancing with Von" jokes?

The Denver Broncos will visit the...

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Klee: On Memorial Day, Coors Field presents a worthy show
By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, May 31, 2016

DENVER - The Rockies organization does so many things well. It really does.

Take Monday, for example. On Memorial Day, they put on an...

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Klee: CU's Andre Roberson on Game 7 stage for Oklahoma City Thunder
By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, May 30, 2016

BOULDER - How he got here?

How Andre Roberson emerged in the NBA playoffs to help Oklahoma City into Monday's Game 7 against Golden...

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Klee: Fishing with the Switchbacks
By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, May 28, 2016

PIKE NATIONAL FOREST - They were fishing this hidden stretch of Tarryall Creek when the beaver showed up. Damn thing looked as big as a black...

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Klee: Denver Broncos defense on Paxton Lynch: Thumbs-up
By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, May 25, 2016

CENTENNIAL - The first rule of the New Quarterback Club is you don't talk about the New Quarterback.

You don't discuss how Paxton Lynch...

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Klee: Discovery Canyon's Lauren Gale a track star on the rise
By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, May 23, 2016

LAKEWOOD - The rumors emerged as a whisper, high school chitter-chatter that a gifted athlete had transferred in from a school in Canada.


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Klee: From Tim Tebow to Paxton Lynch, a wild era for Broncos quarterbacks
By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, May 23, 2016

DENVER - He recovered the onside kick that ultimately led to Tim Tebow's first football miracle, the one in Miami. Remember those days?


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Klee: Fountain-Fort Carson sprinters share Christian faith, state winning
By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, May 23, 2016

LAKEWOOD - The most interesting guys at the state track and field championships are telling me their favorite Bible verses.

"Philippians 4:13:...

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Klee blog: With the No. 7 pick, the Nuggets should select...
By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, May 20, 2016

This is a dicey proposition, predicting which prospect the Nuggets will select with the No. 7 pick in the NBA draft.

No one expected a year...

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Klee blog: Does Washington Post poll change view of "Redskins"?
By: Paul Klee - Fri, May 20, 2016

If nine of 10 biologists told me the Gunnison fish population is dwindling, I would not fish there. I would contact my local chapter of...

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Klee: Luck-less Denver Nuggets must make their own
By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, May 17, 2016

DENVER - It's rotten, all of it.

The Nuggets' luck, or lack of; that a Colorado legend forecast another episode of lottery misfortune; that a...

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Klee blog: Can Nuggets make history?
By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, May 17, 2016

With the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft, you are working on the assumption you are drafting a future Hall of Famer.

That's the rumor, at...

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Klee blog: Believe it or not, the Rockies are coming
By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, May 17, 2016

The Rockies finished a three-game sweep of the Mets on Sunday, and I can't think of a time when their future has been brighter. Ever.


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Klee: Denver Broncos: Super Bowl champs or super disrespected?
By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, May 16, 2016

DENVER - Why can't the Broncos get any stinkin' respect?

"It's not like we lost our whole team," All-Pro cornerback Chris Harris Jr....

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Klee: The one man who deserves hazard pay at Coors Field
By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, May 12, 2016

DENVER - He cracks open a Red Bull, just one, around the second or third inning.

Like an actor sliding into character, that's the start of the...