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Paul Klee: What went wrong for Emmanuel Mudiay with Denver Nuggets?
Paul Klee: What went wrong for Emmanuel Mudiay with Denver Nuggets?

By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Feb 9, 2018

DENVER — Kids, learn to dribble, pass and shoot. Coaches, teach the kids to dribble, pass and shoot. Don’t pin the failure that was the Emmanuel...

Paul Klee: Injuries? Psssh. Colorado Avalanche keeps on truckin' past San Jose Sharks
Paul Klee: Injuries? Psssh. Colorado Avalanche keeps on truckin' past San Jose Sharks

By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Feb 7, 2018

DENVER — They can’t keep this up. Can they? The Avs, I mean. Did Joe Sakic trade Matt Duchene in return for nine lives? Because it’s right about now...

Paul Klee: If Larry Eustachy era ends with CSU's investigation, Rams should consider Becky Hammon as coach
Paul Klee: If Larry Eustachy era ends with CSU's investigation, Rams should consider Becky Hammon as coach

By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Feb 6, 2018

FORT COLLINS — If Colorado State fires Larry Eustachy, the Rams should take a long, hard look at Becky Hammon as the next men’s basketball coach....

Paul Klee: The book on (future Broncos quarterback?) Kirk Cousins
Paul Klee: The book on (future Broncos quarterback?) Kirk Cousins

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, Feb 4, 2018

DENVER — Several big-money Broncos are openly lobbying for Kirk Cousins as their next quarterback. Is it fair to assume they’ll take a pay cut to...

Paul Klee: Colorado Rockies star Nolan Arenado says 'I think our window is right now'
Paul Klee: Colorado Rockies star Nolan Arenado says 'I think our window is right now'

By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Jan 31, 2018

DENVER — Leave it to the bearded, wise fly fisherman in the Rockies clubhouse to come up with a plan. How can the local ballclub avoid losing the core...

Paul Klee: Nuggets lose to Celtics, must move on from indifferent veterans
Paul Klee: Nuggets lose to Celtics, must move on from indifferent veterans

By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Jan 30, 2018

DENVER — What I’m about to tell you about the Nuggets is going to sound baaad. It’s going to sound like we’re back in the godforsaken Brian Shaw...

Paul Klee: Rejected Super Bowl ad by military veterans shows NFL only wants to hear one side
Paul Klee: Rejected Super Bowl ad by military veterans shows NFL only wants to hear one side

By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, Jan 29, 2018

DENVER — It's one week until Super Bowl LII. Know what’s tougher than stopping Tom Brady in a 2-minute drill or scoring against Philadelphia’s...

Paul Klee: Colorado Rockies unafraid to raise expectations in 2018: "Really, playoffs are the only thing that matters"

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Jan 20, 2018

DENVER — It’s the tell-tale sign of a baseball team that knows it’s good. It doesn’t need blingy jewelry or ritzy cars to remind the...

Paul Klee's rooting interests for NFL championship Sunday
Paul Klee's rooting interests for NFL championship Sunday

By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Jan 19, 2018

Rooting Interests The Broncos have a primo seat on the couch for Sunday's championship games in the AFC (New England vs. Jacksonville, 1:05 p.m.,...

Paul Klee: With Western Conference closing in, Denver Nuggets must relocate playoff mojo in a hurry
Paul Klee: With Western Conference closing in, Denver Nuggets must relocate playoff mojo in a hurry

By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Jan 17, 2018

DENVER – This is going to sound premature, like hysterical media treating 2 inches of snow like the end of humankind as we know it. I get that. It’s...

Paul Klee: The best show in town? Check out the Colorado Avalanche, winners of seven straight games
Paul Klee: The best show in town? Check out the Colorado Avalanche, winners of seven straight games

By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Jan 16, 2018

DENVER — We’re going to break some rules here. Nothing major; nobody’s going to journalism jail. But this column here — on the rip-roaring,...

Paul Klee: Now an MVP candidate, Colorado Avalanche's Nathan MacKinnon a different kind of rising star
Paul Klee: Now an MVP candidate, Colorado Avalanche's Nathan MacKinnon a different kind of rising star

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, Jan 14, 2018

DENVER — Hockey guys are a little different. Their idea of a good time is smashing strangers into a wall and showing off where their teeth used to be....

Paul Klee: Hey, Denver Nuggets — Listen up when coach Michael Malone erupts
Paul Klee: Hey, Denver Nuggets — Listen up when coach Michael Malone erupts

By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Jan 12, 2018

DENVER — They fought George Karl. Not all the time, but more often than was necessary. They mocked the times Brian Shaw introduced a cardboard box...

Paul Klee: Time for Nikola Jokic's Denver Nuggets to make run vs. favorable schedule
Paul Klee: Time for Nikola Jokic's Denver Nuggets to make run vs. favorable schedule

By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Jan 9, 2018

DENVER — Well, this is a twist. At a time when sports media enable LaVar Ball’s daily nonsense and NFL running backs celebrate 1,000-yard seasons...

Paul Klee: Does CU's upset carry more weight as FBI investigates Arizona basketball? 'Hell, yes,' Tad Boyle says
Paul Klee: Does CU's upset carry more weight as FBI investigates Arizona basketball? 'Hell, yes,' Tad Boyle says

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, Jan 7, 2018

BOULDER — It was right about the time Dom Collier — yes, that Dom Collier — splashed another 3-pointer, busted into a grin that stretched to...

Paul Klee: Who leads this Broncos comeback? Give me John Elway. You take the field.
Paul Klee: Who leads this Broncos comeback? Give me John Elway. You take the field.

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Jan 4, 2018

ENGLEWOOD — There were options. When it comes to ridiculous things that were said and done during the most ridiculous Broncos season in a lifetime?...

Paul Klee: The Broncos lobbied for Vance Joseph's return. Will they actually play for him in 2018?
Paul Klee: The Broncos lobbied for Vance Joseph's return. Will they actually play for him in 2018?

By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Jan 2, 2018

DENVER — Within hours of dumping his locker-room possessions into a cardboard box, unsure if the orange-and-blue threads will be a part of his wardrobe...

Paul Klee: Too little, too late. Here's what the Broncos should be doing with Vance Joseph
Paul Klee: Too little, too late. Here's what the Broncos should be doing with Vance Joseph

By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, Jan 1, 2018

DENVER — What should be Vance Joseph’s final appearance as coach of the Broncos went down in the same polite and respectful manner he operated with for...

Klee's Rapid Reactions: Chiefs 27, Broncos 24 (end of an error)
Klee's Rapid Reactions: Chiefs 27, Broncos 24 (end of an error)

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, Dec 31, 2017

Gazette columnist Paul Klee's three observations from Mile High on Sunday: 1. Vance’s last dance This must be the final game for Vance Joseph as...

Paul Klee: Broncos' 2018 resolution should be a return of truth
Paul Klee: Broncos' 2018 resolution should be a return of truth

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, Dec 31, 2017

DENVER — To ring in 2018, the Broncos should make the same resolution they made in 2017: tell the truth. Only next year they should...

Paul Klee's scorecard for the Chiefs at Broncos

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Dec 30, 2017

Offense Maybe it's the weed dispensary on every Denver corner, but it seems the D.A.R.E. program didn't go as planned. Let's try it with potential...

Paul Klee: A Christmas Story brought to you by an Air Force basketball player
Paul Klee: A Christmas Story brought to you by an Air Force basketball player

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, Dec 24, 2017

This is a Christmas story about a child who saved a man's life. It's a story the child hasn't finished yet. No, it's not that Christmas story. This...

Paul Klee: 'Twas the night before the Redskins, and Denver Broncos still don't have a quarterback
Paul Klee: 'Twas the night before the Redskins, and Denver Broncos still don't have a quarterback

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Dec 23, 2017

DENVER — One man's Christmas wish: Hope the Broncos know what they’re doing at quarterback. I sure don’t. Why are the Broncos even...

Paul Klee's report card and prediction for Broncos at Redskins
Paul Klee's report card and prediction for Broncos at Redskins

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Dec 23, 2017

Offense If the Broncos are smart, each time they sack or intercept Kirk Cousins they'll help him to his feet and whisper sweet nothings into his...

Paul Klee: Hate to say it, but Denver Nuggets must trust the process
Paul Klee: Hate to say it, but Denver Nuggets must trust the process

By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Dec 20, 2017

DENVER — Where the Nuggets missed the mark was not applying a catchy name to their grand plan of building a championship contender. Something like...

Paul Klee: The Denver Broncos on a winning streak? It's a Christmas miracle
Paul Klee: The Denver Broncos on a winning streak? It's a Christmas miracle

By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Dec 15, 2017

INDIANAPOLIS — These Broncos should have come with an elf on the shelf. Season ticket-holders? You get an elf on the shelf. Couch potatoes? You get...

Rapid Reaction: Has Trevor Siemian played his final game for the Denver Broncos?
Rapid Reaction: Has Trevor Siemian played his final game for the Denver Broncos?

By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Dec 15, 2017

Gazette columnist Paul Klee offers three quick thoughts from Indianapolis after Denver's 25-13 win against the Colts:  1. Has Trevor...

Paul Klee's report card and prediction for Broncos at Colts (welcome to a winning streak?)
Paul Klee's report card and prediction for Broncos at Colts (welcome to a winning streak?)

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Dec 14, 2017

A look at Thursday night's Broncos-Colts game at Indianapolis (6:25 p.m., NBC, NFL, 850 AM, 107.9 FM). Offense Not to go all Donald Trump on you...

Paul Klee's spread offense: NFL Week 15, top games

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Dec 14, 2017

1. 49ers (-2) vs. Titans San Francisco head honcho John Lynch scored a franchise QB, Jimmy Garoppolo, for a second-round pick. Is it possible...

Paul Klee: What you missed about Peyton Manning from the Broncos' Super Bowl win — and the impact that lingers
Paul Klee: What you missed about Peyton Manning from the Broncos' Super Bowl win — and the impact that lingers

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Dec 14, 2017

DENVER — To hear Jordan Taylor tell it, Peyton Manning treated himself as just another guy with a bum foot. A guy trying to get his job...

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