Posts Tagged Colorado

Avalanche’s Alex Tanguay set to play 1000th NHL game

DENVER (AP) — Colorado Avalanche forward Alex Tanguay (TAN’-gay) is about to reach an important milestone.

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Denver Nuggets fire coach Brian Shaw

In this Jan. 1, 2015, file photo, Denver Nuggets head coach Brian Shaw yells to his players during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls in Chicago. The Denver Nuggets have fired coach Brian Shaw after 1½ seasons. General manager Tim Connelly said in a statement Tuesday, March 3, 2015: "You won't find a better guy than Brian and he is one of the brightest basketball minds I've ever been around. Unfortunately things didn't go as we hoped, but we know with his basketball acumen that he has a very bright future ahead of him."  (AP Photo/Paul Beaty, File)

DENVER (AP) — The Denver Nuggets have fired coach Brian Shaw after 1½ seasons.

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Broncos place franchise tag on Demaryius Thomas

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have placed their franchise tag on star receiver Demaryius Thomas, guaranteeing him roughly $12.8 million next season and buying them more time to work out a long-term deal.

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Colorado beats Arizona State 87-81 behind Booker’s 29 points

Askia Booker, of Colorado, drives betweenArizona State's Gerry Blakes, left, and Savon Goodman during the first half of the NCAA basketball game Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Boulder, Colo.  (AP Photo/The Daily Camera, Cliff Grassmick) NO SALES

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Was Askia Booker ever hot — both under the collar and on the court.

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Pelicans hold off Nuggets 99-92 for 5th straight win

New Orleans Pelicans guard Tyreke Evans, left, is fouled as he drives the lane for a shot by Denver Nuggets forward Will Barton in the third quarter of an NBA basketball game Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Denver. The Pelicans won 99-92. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER (AP) — Heal fast, Anthony Davis. In the meantime, know this: Your teammates are holding things down just fine until you’re completely mended.

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