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Off to solid start, Dorrell sees big things in store for CU

Colorado coach Karl Dorrell had a thought while flying back with his team from a lopsided Alamo Bowl loss last month. “How far we have to go,” he said Friday in a wrap-up video call...

Jokic, Nuggets hold off Curry, Warriors for 114-104 win

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic scored 18 of his 23 points in the second half to help Denver overcome the blazing shooting of Stephen Curry as the Nuggets held off the Golden State Warriors 114-104 on Thur...

Sundqvist, Binnington help Blues open with 4-1 win over Avs

DENVER (AP) — Oskar Sundqvist scored twice and blocked four shots, Jordan Binnington made 26 saves and the St. Louis Blues beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-1 on Wednesday night in the season opener for b...

Sakic credits late Lacroix for assist in GM success with Avs

DENVER (AP) — Joe Sakic learned early on the secret behind building a contending Stanley Cup team -- keep everything secret. For that particular insight, the Colorado Avalanche Hall ...

Wright leads Colorado to 79-72 win over No. 17 Oregon

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — McKinley Wright IV recovered from a scary fall to score 21 points, including a game-sealing scoop layup with 27 seconds left, and Colorado held off No. 17 Oregon for a 79-72 win ...

Jokic, Nuggets regroup to rally past Timberwolves 123-116

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic scored 13 of his 35 points in the fourth quarter after losing his cool earlier in the game, and the Denver Nuggets scrambled late to beat Minnesota 123-116 on Tuesday night ...

Great expectations: MacKinnon, Avs embracing contender role

DENVER (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon views pressure almost like shots on goal — the more, the better. That's why the Colorado Avalanche forward fully embraces his team being mentioned amon...

Chris Paul helps Suns hold off Nuggets, improve to 5-1

DENVER (AP) — Chris Paul hit a clutch jumper with 7.3 seconds remaining after a successful coach's challenge on the other end and the Phoenix Suns moved to 5-1 for the first time since 2009-10 by hold...

The name game: A few athletes primed for breakouts in '21

For some, the sky's the limit, which also just happens to be the title of the book written by 12-year-old British skateboarder Sky Brown. For others, it’s no stretch that big things...

No. 13 BYU, UCF bring explosive offenses to Boca Raton Bowl

Preparing for the Boca Raton Bowl proved a bit of a slippery slope for the Central Florida Knights. For a day, anyway, when coach Josh Heupel imported a little snow for some imprompt...

'A long grind': Bowl Day marred by cancellations, opt outs

Late Sunday afternoon, the Guaranteed Rate Bowl became one of the latest to be called off because of the pandemic, proving once and for all there really are no guarantees in this college football seas...

Broncos off mark in 48-19 loss to AFC East-clinching Bills

DENVER (AP) — The potential feel-good story for the Denver Broncos' emergency kicker turned into a nightmare with a missed field goal and two pushed extra points. Taylor Russolino, a...

Bowl spot on the line for Utah, Washington State in finale

The start-and-stop nature of the season has left Utah receiver Britain Covey and others with one prevalent feeling — burnout. Never has just four games felt this long. ...

Rockies manager Black downplays Arenado, Story trade rumors

DENVER (AP) — Bud Black hears the Nolan Arenado and Trevor Story trade rumors. Bud Black is entertained by the Nolan Arenado and the Trevor Story trade rumors. Just that time of year...

Denver rookie Ojemudia makes most of 2nd chance in secondary

DENVER (AP) — Michael Ojemudia was summoned to the place no rookie wants to go — his head coach’s office. A hard-to-hear conversation ensued as the Denver Broncos cornerback was demo...