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Paul Klee: As Derrick White's storybook NBA career unfolds, don't forget the chapter written at UCCS
Paul Klee: As Derrick White's storybook NBA career unfolds, don't forget the chapter written at UCCS

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Jun 15, 2017

DENVER — Hopefully this part doesn’t get forgotten. Hopefully, as Derrick White builds a long, lucrative NBA career, the chapter he wrote at UCCS is...

Paul Klee: Paxton Lynch or Trevor Siemian? Denver Broncos should ask 'No Fly Zone'
Paul Klee: Paxton Lynch or Trevor Siemian? Denver Broncos should ask 'No Fly Zone'

By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Jun 14, 2017

ENGLEWOOD — Hey, remember that time Super Bowl champion and professional flamethrower Aaron Rodgers brought the Green Bay Packers into the "No Fly...

Paul Klee: Rockin' Rockies blast Cubs, turn June swoon into June boon
Paul Klee: Rockin' Rockies blast Cubs, turn June swoon into June boon

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Jun 10, 2017

DENVER — It’s not you, 2016 World Series teams. It’s them. The Rockies have a terrible memory. They forget things. Or are they simply ignoring the...

Paul Klee: Atop the NL and under the (expletive) skin of opponents, Colorado Rockies thump Cleveland Indians
Paul Klee: Atop the NL and under the (expletive) skin of opponents, Colorado Rockies thump Cleveland Indians

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Jun 8, 2017

DENVER — Don’t blame Terry Francona. Who wouldn’t have road rage after playing these Rockies? “I don’t give a (expletive) about them right now,”...

Paul Klee: Colorado Rockies' storybook start adds best chapter yet — Chad Bettis returns
Paul Klee: Colorado Rockies' storybook start adds best chapter yet — Chad Bettis returns

By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Jun 7, 2017

DENVER — The best thing I’ve seen at Coors Field this season happened Tuesday. And that says something, since the Rockies were 36-23 entering a...

Paul Klee: Snapchat snafu puts Will
Paul Klee: Snapchat snafu puts Will "White Shoes" Parks in hot water with Broncos

By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Jun 6, 2017

ENGLEWOOD — This time, Willy “White Shoes” Parks stepped over the line. His brainpower is questionable to return. “First of all, it’s two...

Paul Klee: Denver Nuggets' summer radar should focus on Clippers vet Blake Griffin, Gonzaga's  Zach Collins
Paul Klee: Denver Nuggets' summer radar should focus on Clippers vet Blake Griffin, Gonzaga's Zach Collins

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Jun 3, 2017

DENVER — It wasn’t that long ago they burned his jersey and bid LeBron James a bitter farewell. Now, forced to choose, a solid chunk of NBA...

Paul Klee: In choosing Denver Broncos' quarterback, decision must come sooner rather than later
Paul Klee: In choosing Denver Broncos' quarterback, decision must come sooner rather than later

By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, May 31, 2017

ENGLEWOOD — Here’s how the practice ended. Let me know if it reminds you of anything.  After a near interception by T.J. Ward, he and Aqib Talib...

Paul Klee: Tyler Chatwood's struggles at Coors Field put Colorado Rockies in a pickle
Paul Klee: Tyler Chatwood's struggles at Coors Field put Colorado Rockies in a pickle

By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, May 30, 2017

DENVER — The Coors Field thing is real. We joke about it, how the big, bad, Voodoo monster at 20th and Blake is where solid pitching goes to vanish;...

Paul Klee: Rolling Colorado Rockies send a message to MLB's doubters
Paul Klee: Rolling Colorado Rockies send a message to MLB's doubters

By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, May 29, 2017

DENVER — Winning the National League West can wait. For now, the Rockies are on a mission from God’s country: take back Coors Field. “I heard some...

Paul Klee: Fountain-Fort Carson track star Jequan Hogan leaps into state record books
Paul Klee: Fountain-Fort Carson track star Jequan Hogan leaps into state record books

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, May 21, 2017

LAKEWOOD — We leaned against a chain-link fence on Saturday, admiring his triple-jump score. It hung on a flip card, like a bat signal announcing his...

Paul Klee: Add 'triskaidekaphobia' to list of Denver Nuggets issues in NBA draft lottery
Paul Klee: Add 'triskaidekaphobia' to list of Denver Nuggets issues in NBA draft lottery

By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, May 15, 2017

DENVER — What are you afraid of? “I have a fear of spiders,” Dr. David Shanley said Monday. OK, good. I feel better now. If a psychologist who...

Paul Klee: Jon Gray gives rolling Rockies an ace up the sleeve
Paul Klee: Jon Gray gives rolling Rockies an ace up the sleeve

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, May 14, 2017

DENVER — To Jon Gray’s left and to his right, the media swarm in the Rockies clubhouse shuffled between lockers, scoring sound bytes and...

Paul Klee: Curses! Tom Brady on 'Madden' cover gives hope to Broncos and rest of NFL
Paul Klee: Curses! Tom Brady on 'Madden' cover gives hope to Broncos and rest of NFL

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, May 13, 2017

DENVER — Hey, Michigan man. Do you believe in the Madden curse? “Shoot, actually, that was the first thing I thought of,” Broncos rookie tight end...

Paul Klee: Don't look now, but Colorado Rockies are for real
Paul Klee: Don't look now, but Colorado Rockies are for real

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, May 11, 2017

DENVER — The Rockies are coming, y’all. “I thought about a no-hitter in the fifth inning,” rookie right-hander German Marquez said, without the aid...

Paul Klee: Root for the... Cubs? Colorado sports fandom changed forever with population boom
Paul Klee: Root for the... Cubs? Colorado sports fandom changed forever with population boom

By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, May 9, 2017

DENVER — Raising your kids as Raiders fans is just bad parenting. But the rest of those moving to Colorado wearing jerseys from faraway...

Paul Klee: With Cubs on deck, Rockies rookies Freeland, Senzatela take center stage
Paul Klee: With Cubs on deck, Rockies rookies Freeland, Senzatela take center stage

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, May 7, 2017

DENVER — What more can be said of the rookies in the Rockies rotation? But the Rox are not resting on the laurels of sweet...

Paul Klee: UNC's Kyle Sloter, the other guy in quarterback shuffle, brings brains to Broncos
Paul Klee: UNC's Kyle Sloter, the other guy in quarterback shuffle, brings brains to Broncos

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, May 4, 2017

DENVER — This guy, Kyle Sloter?  You want him on your Tuesday trivia team. Or on open comedy night. Or, if the Broncos quarterback situation...

Paul Klee: Broncos sting Chiefs, again, by signing Jamaal Charles
Paul Klee: Broncos sting Chiefs, again, by signing Jamaal Charles

By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, May 3, 2017

DENVER — Think of what you hate the most.  Rush-hour traffic? Flying with a head cold? A mosquito bite on your big toe?  That’s the...

Paul Klee: NFL draft's next big thing is Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen
Paul Klee: NFL draft's next big thing is Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, Apr 30, 2017

DENVER — When the quarterback from the University of Wyoming goes No. 1 overall in the 2018 NFL draft, let’s skip the Wild West props.  No...

Paul Klee: Carlos Henderson the gem in Denver Broncos' 2017 draft
Paul Klee: Carlos Henderson the gem in Denver Broncos' 2017 draft

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, Apr 30, 2017

ENGLEWOOD — Hey, Carlos Henderson. Wanna race? “I’ll race you,” the best pick of the Broncos’ draft class countered, trying not to laugh. "No...

Paul Klee: No pressure, draft pick Garett Bolles will determine Denver Broncos' 2017 season
Paul Klee: No pressure, draft pick Garett Bolles will determine Denver Broncos' 2017 season

By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Apr 28, 2017

DENVER — In a draft class viewed as weak on offensive linemen, the Broncos selected left tackle Garett Bolles with their first-round pick on Thursday....

Paul Klee: Running back should be near top of Denver Broncos' draft list
Paul Klee: Running back should be near top of Denver Broncos' draft list

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Apr 27, 2017

DENVER - The last time the "No Fly Zone" propped up a guy who's not in the "No Fly Zone?" Um, never? Don't know good they are? Just ask 'em. So it...

Paul Klee: Everyone's Buddy: Colorado Rockies manager makes strong first impression
Paul Klee: Everyone's Buddy: Colorado Rockies manager makes strong first impression

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Apr 22, 2017

DENVER - First names first. Is it Bud or Buddy? "Both," the Rockies manager said from a dugout stoop prior to a game against the San Francisco...

Paul Klee: Predicting (in erasable ink) the 2017 Denver Broncos season
Paul Klee: Predicting (in erasable ink) the 2017 Denver Broncos season

By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Apr 21, 2017

DENVER — Will the tarp move to Las Vegas, too? Sorry, I don’t feel sorry for Oakland. Neither do the Broncos. “I don’t like the Raiders,” Bay...

Paul Klee: Key to Denver Nuggets' future is Emmanuel Mudiay
Paul Klee: Key to Denver Nuggets' future is Emmanuel Mudiay

By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Apr 18, 2017

DENVER - Millionaire by millionaire, the Nuggets filed out one final time. There was Jamal Murray, the man who would be Steph, promising...

Paul Klee: CU's Chidobe Awuzie should join Christian McCaffrey on Broncos wish list
Paul Klee: CU's Chidobe Awuzie should join Christian McCaffrey on Broncos wish list

By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Apr 18, 2017

ENGLEWOOD - When I asked Chris Harris Jr. what type of player he would draft with the Broncos' first pick, the All-Pro cornerback and resident voice of...

Paul Klee: Where are we again? Colorado Rockies pitchers carrying hitters
Paul Klee: Where are we again? Colorado Rockies pitchers carrying hitters

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Apr 13, 2017

DENVER - With a sly grin that hinted he knew the bizarre nature of his commentary, the reigning National League batting champion, D.J. LeMahieu, jumped...

Paul Klee: Sierra's Terry Dunn, C.J. Jennings are how high school sports can work
Paul Klee: Sierra's Terry Dunn, C.J. Jennings are how high school sports can work

By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Apr 12, 2017

On the nights he's working, taking admission tickets at the Tinseltown theater, Sierra High basketball star C.J. Jennings often runs into a familiar...

Paul Klee: Vance Joseph's goal: 'Juice' up Broncos offense
Paul Klee: Vance Joseph's goal: 'Juice' up Broncos offense

By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, Apr 10, 2017

ENGLEWOOD - Who is the QB to be? "It is open, guys, 50-50. We've got these two young guys that's got bright futures," Broncos head coach Vance Joseph...

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