7:46 AM EDT, Wed April 23, 2014

Joey Hishon gets his chance to shine for Patrick Roy Wednesday

ST. PAUL, MINN. – No pressure on Joey Hishon today or anything. Whether he plays his first NHL game or not on Thursday, a playoff game against the Minnesota Wild, will depend on how he looks in practice today – his first with the team all season and the first time in which Patrick Roy […]
Sacramento Bee 6 hours ago
Bumgarner pitches well in Giants' 2-1 loss

Bumgarner pitches well in Giants' 2-1 loss

Holding the Colorado Rockies to two runs at Coors Field is normally a cause for celebration. San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner, third from left, is surrounded by teammates after giving up a bunt to Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Franklin Morales (56) during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in Denver. Giants first baseman Brandon Belt was given an error on the play. San Francisco Giants' Ehire Adrianza, top, throws to first for a double play over the head of Colorado Rockies' Justin Morneau, bottom, during the fourth inning of a...
Denver Post 6 hours ago
Avs, Wild await word on suspension of Matt Cooke for dirty hit

Avs, Wild await word on suspension of Matt Cooke for dirty hit

Matt Cooke presumably packed light for his one-day trip to New York City on Wednesday. The career baggage that he will bring to his supplemental disciplinary hearing with the NHL's office for player safety, however, would fill most of the overhead bins on a good-sized airplane.

Rockies’ Rex Brothers comes through, justifies Weiss’ faith in him

One pitch made all the difference. With the Rockies holding a 2-1 lead over the Giants Tuesday night, Rex Brothers entered the game and got the job done.
Denver Post 6 hours ago
Rockies' Charlie Blackmon has been a hit leading off the order

Rockies' Charlie Blackmon has been a hit leading off the order

Who leads off? Who's in center? Who can get on base? Who can spark the offense? Those were big questions staring at Rockies manager Walt Weiss over the winter after the club shipped Dexter Fowler to Houston.
Denver Post 7 hours ago
Avs coach Patrick Roy to evaluate Joey Hishon at practice

Avs coach Patrick Roy to evaluate Joey Hishon at practice

A look at an interesting moment from Patrick Roy's day in the playoffs coaching the Avalanche.
Denver Post 7 hours ago
Broncos' DeMarcus Ware now passes on knowledge to Von Miller

Broncos' DeMarcus Ware now passes on knowledge to Von Miller

Workout over, Broncos players trudged back into the locker room Monday. They were tired, sore and hungry for anything but a request to meet with the press.
Denver Post 7 hours ago
Kiszla: Matt Duchene skate encouraging for ailing Avs

Kiszla: Matt Duchene skate encouraging for ailing Avs

Matt Duchene cut hard and fast, with his skates carving a huge, precise figure 8 in the ice from the blue line to the goal crease, as Avalanche coach Patrick Roy carefully watched his star center and team staffers punctuated every conditioning drill Duchene completed with the words "Good! Good! Good!"
Sacramento Bee 7 hours ago
Morales leads Rockies to 2-1 win over Giants

Morales leads Rockies to 2-1 win over Giants

Nolan Arenado hit a go-ahead homer leading off the fifth and Franklin Morales outdueled Madison Bumgarner, lifting the Colorado Rockies to a 2-1 win over the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night. San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner throws during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in Denver. Colorado Rockies' Wilin Rosario looks at the San Francisco Giants bench before the start of the baseball game, Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in Denver. Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Franklin Morales throws during the first inning of a baseball...
San Jose Mercury News 8 hours ago

Colorado Rockies edge Giants 2-1

Gants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner is strong in complete game, but the Giants left nine runners on base in loss.
Denver Post 8 hours ago
Rockies defeat Giants behind strong outing by Franklin Morales

Rockies defeat Giants behind strong outing by Franklin Morales

Franklin Morales got a new hat in the mail last week, a dress western silver Stetson, right out of a big box.

Rockies’ Weiss explains why Blackmon is not facing Giants’ Bumgarner

The Rockies' manager said his reason for it's all about Giants left-handed pitcher Madison Bumgarner.
Denver Post 12 hours ago
NFL to release regular-season schedule Wednesday

NFL to release regular-season schedule Wednesday

The Broncos are expected to have five prime-time games on their regular-season schedule.
Denver Post 15 hours ago

Ryan Wilson to replace injured Tyson Barrie in Avs defense

ST. PAUL, minn. — Ryan Wilson is the next man up on the Avalanche defense.With valuable defenseman Tyson Barrie now lost to the Avalanche for at least four weeks because of an MCL injury
Denver Post 15 hours ago
Why Pablo Mastroeni changed the Rapids formation

Why Pablo Mastroeni changed the Rapids formation

When rookie head coach Pablo Mastroeni took over the Colorado Rapids, he inherited a young team playing a 4-2-3-1 formation that relied on two holding midfielders to protect the defense and wingers to get up into the attack.

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