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Middleton, Antetokounmpo lead Bucks past Nuggets 125-112

DENVER (AP) — Khris Middleton had 29 points and a career-high 12 assists, Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 30 points and the Milwaukee Bucks won their fifth straight game by beating the Denver Nuggets 125...

From Kidd to Ligety, unique World Pro Ski Tour carries on

Most afternoons, Billy Kidd can be found gliding along the “Heavenly Daze” ski trail as he offers a free clinic with the guarantee — he always kids — that it will get them closer to the Olympics or th...

Big Macs attack: McCaffrey's QB son joins him at N Colorado

Northern Colorado coach Ed McCaffrey brought in a graduate-transfer quarterback that he definitely loves. His name: Dylan McCaffrey, the third oldest of his four boys and a highly to...

Arenado embraces playing for perennial contender in Cards

DENVER (AP) — Nolan Arenado hasn't expressed this much optimism since signing his $260 million contract with Colorado two years ago. “Excited” was the term the slugging, slick-fieldi...

Freestyle skier takes time to reflect each May 8 after crash

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — Every May 8 for the last four years — and, he vows, every one going forward — freestyle skier Colby Stevenson could be found in a similar setting: hanging out with friends, usually...

Crouser confident he can top shot-put record again

The day after breaking a world indoor shot put record that was older than he is, 28-year-old Ryan Crouser celebrated by taking the boat out to catch some bass. Sadly, the Olympic cha...

Riders return to roots with Knuckle Huck event at Winter X

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — There's only one rule in the event that has captured the imaginations of all the high-flying daredevils at the Winter X Games: Do something cool. This weekend, c...

Back on track: Competing, not cash, lures big names to meet

The prospect of winning prize money isn’t what brings high jumper Vashti Cunningham, sprinter Andre De Grasse and other top names in track to an indoor meet in Arkansas this weekend. ...

Front & center: Nuggets big man Jokic steps up another level

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic faced a situation he couldn’t pass, shoot or dribble his way through. The Denver Nuggets big man was befuddled by a simple yet complicated question: How d...

Jokic scores 27 in 3 quarters, Nuggets rout Thunder 119-101

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 27 points and 12 rebounds before calling it an early night as the Denver Nuggets routed the Oklahoma City Thunder 119-101 on Tuesday. Clean shaven and ...

Avs send Cole to Wild for Pateryn in swap of defensemen

DENVER (AP) — Colorado and Minnesota have swapped veteran defensemen, with the Avalanche acquiring Greg Pateryn and the Wild receiving Ian Cole. The trade Tuesday represents a signif...

Clarkson helps Jazz to 5th straight, beat Nuggets 109-105

DENVER (AP) — Reserve Jordan Clarkson scored 23 points, Donovan Mitchell added 18 and the Utah Jazz beat the Nuggets 109-105 Sunday night in a rematch of their thrilling first-round playoff series las...

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...

Mentors wanted: Virus limits vet-rookie time away from rink

Colorado defenseman Ian Cole has taken a young kid under his wing as he starts his 11th season in the NHL, dining with him often and going the extra mile to make sure his needs are met. ...

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...