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yahoo.com Updated Apr 30, 2013The Denver Nuggets staved off elimination on Tuesday night, beating the Golden State Warriors 107-100 to extend their best-of-seven first-round series to a sixth game. It was a frustrating night for Warriors sharpshooter Stephen Curry, who came into Gam…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Apr 30, 2013Apparently exasperated by the contractual demands of defensive end Dwight Freeney, the Broncos opted over the weekend to go in a different direction. That direction took them to veteran linebacker Shaun Phillips, a former Charger who’ll become a defensiUpvote Share Tweet
Gallinari undergoes left knee surgerynba.com Updated Apr 30, 2013The Denver Nuggets say forward Danilo Gallinari underwent surgery to repair meniscus in his left knee and will later have another procedure to fix his ACL.Upvote Share TweetThe Jets paid $1 million to trade Darrelle Revis. They’ve now paid $1.53 million to cut Tim Tebow. As expected (and as MDS pointed out) no one made a waivers claim for the remnants of quarterback Tim Tebow’s rookie contract. This lack of a waivers claUpvote Share Tweet
David Bruton's size-speed combo aids Broncos' secondary, special teamsdenverpost.com Updated Apr 30, 2013Former Broncos and current Vikings special teams coach Mike Priefer still talks about how much he enjoyed coaching David Bruton.Upvote Share Tweet
Shelburne: Stay calm and coach 'em upESPN.com Updated Apr 30, 2013Denver Nuggets head coach George Karl lets go and learns the power of trustUpvote Share Tweet
AFC West players most affected by draftESPN.com Updated Apr 30, 2013While the draft signifies new beginnings in the NFL, it also means the end of the road for some veterans who will be replaced by the newly-selected player. Let’s take a look at one player from each AFC West team who could see his job in jeopardy this suUpvote Share Tweet
Lilly hurting after Dodgers drubbed by RockiesMLB.com Updated Apr 30, 2013The starting second baseman pitched better than the starting pitcher, so you know the Dodgers have more problems than just Monday night's punishing 12-2 loss to the Rockies.Upvote Share Tweet
Schumaker pressed into inning of emergency reliefMLB.com Updated Apr 30, 2013Skip Schumaker took the mound for the Dodgers in the ninth inning on Monday night against the Rockies, the second career pitching appearance for the second baseman.Upvote Share TweetNolan Arenado hit his first major league home run, and Wilin Rosario and Dexter Fowler also homered, as the Colorado Rockies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 12-2 on Monday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Broncos' draft Class of 2013: A pick-by-pick lookdenverpost.com Updated Apr 30, 2013Sometimes in the uncertain world that is the NFL draft, you need someone else's failure to be a success, someone else's mistake to pass your test.Upvote Share Tweet
Blogger Blitz: New QBs In The AFC WestApr 30AFC West blogger Bill Williamson and Scouts Inc.'s Steve Muench talk about the new rookie quarterbacks in the division
Ramirez Homers In Return As Dodgers WinApr 30Hyun-Jin Ryu strikes out 12 in the Dodgers' win over the Rockies.
Nuggets Hold Off Warriors' Rally To Extend SeriesApr 30Stephen Curry was held to just 15 points as the Nuggets toppled the Warriors 107-100 to extend the series to Game 6.
2013 NBA playoffs: Golden State Warriors aren't ready to close things out …Apr 30The young Warriors aren't quite ready to close out a series on the road, writes J.A. Adande.
Peter King: NFL must create environment for others to follow Collins' lead…Apr 30In the wake of NBA player Jason Collins' decision to come out as gay in this week's Sports Illustrated, the obvious conclusion to draw is that it will start a trend of players to do the same.