MacKinnon, Rantanen help Avs rally for 6-3 win over Bruins

DENVER (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon scored the tiebreaking goal with 10:58 remaining, Semyon Varlamov made 20 saves and the Colorado Avalanche rallied past the Boston Bruins 6-3 on Wednesday night in a sho...

Vonn all set to charge after ski racing's hallowed wins mark

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. (AP) — On her farewell tour, Lindsey Vonn vows to dine out even more with her American teammates , have an occasional glass of wine with longtime rivals/friends and take plenty ...

Murray scores 48 as Nuggets beat Celtics 115-107

DENVER (AP) — Jamal Murray scored a career-high 48 points, including 19 in the fourth quarter, and the Denver Nuggets overcame a sluggish start to beat the Boston Celtics 115-107 on Monday night. ...

Harris sparks Nuggets to 116-111 win over depleted Pelicans

DENVER (AP) — Gary Harris scored 23 points and came up with a big steal late to help the Denver Nuggets hold off the short-handed New Orleans Pelicans 116-111 on Monday night after nearly squandering ...

Ramping up: Teen skateboarder may be force come Tokyo Games

The 14-year-old skateboarder from California frequently wears outfits inspired by 1990s pop music videos. She's a budding songwriter and jots down lyrics based on life experiences, which she points ou...

Landeskog powers Avs to big 3rd period, 6-3 win over Ottawa

DENVER (AP) — Gabriel Landeskog broke a tie with 13:46 remaining as part of Colorado's four-goal third period to help the Avalanche beat the Ottawa Senators 6-3 on Friday night and spoil a two-goal pe...

Kucherov's goal lifts Lightning to 1-0 win over Avalanche

DENVER (AP) — Nikita Kucherov scored on a power play with 13:36 remaining, Andrei Vasilevskiy outperformed Semyon Varlamov in a goaltender showdown and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Colorado Avalan...

Death of 2 US ski team members in avalanche spurs changes

On the ski lift buildings at the resort in Soelden, Austria, there are now signs that read: Attention! High Alpine terrain. Leave marked runs at your own risk. Written in English, th...

Hernangomez's late block helps Nuggets beat Warriors 100-98

DENVER (AP) — Gary Harris scored 28 points, Juancho Hernangomez blocked a tying layup just before the buzzer and the Denver Nuggets beat the Golden State Warriors 100-98 on Sunday night. ...

Brrrrrrrr: Frigid conditions don't stop Rams in 23-20 win

DENVER (AP) — No cold feet for the Los Angeles Rams in the frigid conditions. Just cool running. Todd Gurley heated up the offense with a career af...

800-meter Olympic champ Mims remains pioneer 50 years later

The moment felt surreal to Olympic 800-meter gold medalist Madeline Manning Mims as she stood on a track in North Carolina over the summer and performed a pitch-perfect rendition of "The Star-Spangled...

Dodging nerves, skier Shiffrin vows to enjoy ride

On particularly stressful occasions, Mikaela Shiffrin can feel the anxiety build moments before her run. Her throat tightens, and her eyes water. Her suit feels way too tight, and her stomach churns. ...

With new deal, Jokic sets aim at leading Nuggets to playoffs

DENVER (AP) — Fair warning: Don't challenge Nikola Jokic and Gary Harris to a game of Spikeball. The Denver duo are the team's undisputed champions of a sport that's a little like vo...

Brewers sweep Rockies, advance to 1st NLCS since 2011

DENVER (AP) — Wade Miley pitched masterfully into the fifth inning before turning it over to a lights-out Milwaukee bullpen, 38-year-old catcher Erik Kratz kept up his torrid hitting and the Brewers b...

Yelich, Brewers head to Coors Field up 2-0 on Rox in NLDS

DENVER (AP) — Christian Yelich feels like he's not really locked in — no more than usual, anyway. "Just taking it day by day," the Milwaukee outfielder said. He and...