DENVER (AP) — The Denver Nuggets have promoted Calvin Booth to general manager.
One way to know if the start-up Colorado Prep is a success? If the state's college basketball programs rise up along with it, Paul Klee writes.
For the first time in American history and the annals of the Broncos, the Rockies, the Nuggets, the Avalanche and the Rapids, all five of Denver’s major-league professional sports franchises could be playing in August and perhaps even on the same day.
Nuggets All-Star Nikola Jokic tested positive for the coronavirus, according to an ESPN report Tuesday.
Well, that didn't take long: the Broncos and FanDuel entered a multi-year partnership just in time for sports "gambling heaven," according to one Las Vegas and Black Hawk expert. Paul Klee writes on the gambling boom that's coming.
It says a lot that A.J. Walker's returning to the Air Force basketball program. What does it say about Air Force and new coach Joe Scott? Here's what, Paul Klee writes.
Big news for Joe Scott: Point guard A.J. Walker is returning to the Air Force men's basketball program, according to CBS Sports report.
As the criteria of acceptable protest change depending on the cause — and the NBA, NHL and MLB drag their feet on returns — you wonder what this is really all about, Paul Klee writes.
Some were honored for what likely would have been as Air Force recognized top performers from a shortened year of athletics. Seniors T.J. Fumagalli of women’s tennis and Michael Rhoads of men’s track and field earned overall MVP honors for 2019-20.
You know Kyle Speller as the booming voice at Denver Nuggets games. As protests and riots burn on, his message from his other job is what Colorado needs right now, Paul Klee writes.
Within the vast realm of possibility, the Nuggets could open the playoffs against the Rockets in a “home” game at Disney World, and the Avalanche might be the host of the Canucks in the playoffs on their “home’’ ice in Las Vegas at T-Mobile Arena.
Colorado College turned to an alumnus to fill its vacant men’s basketball coach position. California State Bakersfield (Division I) associate head coach Jeff Conarroe accepted the role, CC athletic director Lesley Irvine announced Saturday. Conarroe graduated in 1999 and served as an as
Andy Moore, an assistant coach on Dave Pilipovich's basketball staff at Air Force, has accepted a job as the head coach at Reynoldsburg (Ohio) High.
Move aside Josh, Jordan, Jonathan, Joseph and Joel Scott. This time it's Mom's turn, as Theresa Scott earns girls basketball coaching gig at Air Academy, Paul Klee writes.
Palmer Ridge grad Ali Meyer was 23 and about to get her master’s degree, nearly six years older than some of her teammates. She’d transferred and then dislocated both kneecaps while at Northern Colorado. And those are just the more recent chapters in an ongoing story of perseverance.
Antonio McDyess rode an unforgettable show in the 1995 NCAA Tournament all the way to the No. 2 pick in the NBA Draft. "I'll never forget it," Nuggets boss Tim Connelly said. Is a similar story possible without a college postseason?
NCAA basketball recruiting didn't stop during the coronavirus pandemic — but it changed. Take Northern Colorado and Steve Smiley's diverse class of transfers and high school recruits, Paul Klee writes. They've never walked the campus.
The ESPN documentary that consumed America's sports fans on Sunday night? Spoiler alert: Bulls win. What I want to know: When’s the documentary on the Denver Nuggets of the same season, 1997-98? They broke records too.
Paul Klee says the greatest NBA dynasty is the Chicago Bulls of the 1990s, and this ESPN documentary on Michael Jordan's 1997-98 season shows why. Matt Wiley disagrees, looking a decade earlier at a different brand of basketball.
Mesa Ridge grad Kylee Shook was, well, a little shook when she found out the New York Liberty selected her with the first pick of the second round during Friday’s WNBA draft.
Did you know sports gambling is "still on track" to go live in Colorado on May 1 — even as the sports themselves are on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic? Paul Klee's got the gambling scoop.
You've never heard of Adam Tatalovich, Paul Klee writes. But the Chinese Basketball Association coach with ties to the Denver Nuggets has wild stories from a basketball journey gone sideways due to the coronavirus pandemic.