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For Rio, Paralympian Alana Nichols focus on kayak

In this March 8, 2014, file photo, United State's Alana Nichols races to win her silver medal in the women's downhill, sitting skiing event at the 2014 Winter Paralympic Games in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. After winning a gold medal in wheelchair basketball, then gold and silver in sit-skiing, Nichols is on to her next endeavor _ sprint kayak racing, which will make its debut at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky, File)

DENVER (AP) — Paralympian Alana Nichols calls them “pinch-me moments,” when she can’t quite believe she is actually in a particular situation.

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Boyes scores in OT to lift Panthers over Avalanche

Florida Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo, left, makes stop of shot off the stick of Colorado Avalanche center Ryan O'Reilly in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Denver on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER (AP) — Roberto Luongo has made himself right at home against the Colorado Avalanche. He just needed a little extra time to continue his success against his former rivals.

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Aldridge leads Blazers over Nuggets with 20 points

Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried, right, defends Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game in Boulder, Colo., on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Schneider)

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge scored 20 points and had 11 rebounds in Portland’s 93-75 win over Denver in an exhibition game Tuesday.

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Bibbs stays with Broncos after Bills come calling

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Running back Kapri Bibbs’ big break is rather bittersweet since his good buddy and former Colorado State teammate was released to make room.

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Nuggets turn the page on injury-filled season

Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan (6) and Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried (35) reach for a rebound during the second half of an NBA preseason basketball game on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Las Vegas. The Nuggets defeated the Clippers 104-93. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)

DENVER (AP) — The influence of Peyton Manning even extends to the basketball court these days.

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