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Nuggets shake Warriors to avoid elimination

Nuggets shake Warriors to avoid elimination

ESPN.com dimemag.com CNNSI.com Updated Apr 30, 2013
Kenneth Faried brought the energy and the Denver Nuggets rediscovered their toughness in time to stave off elimination Tuesday night with a 107-100 win over the Golden State Warriors.
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  • Stephen Curry gets into it with fan after final buzzer of Warri…

    Stephen Curry gets into it with fan after final buzzer of Warriors’ loss to Nuggets (Video)

    yahoo.com Apr 30, 2013
    The 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…
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  • Phillips can earn up to $3 million in Denver

    Phillips can earn up to $3 million in Denver

    profootballtalk.com Apr 30, 2013
    Apparently 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 defensi
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  • Gallinari undergoes left knee surgery

    Gallinari undergoes left knee surgery

    nba.com Apr 30, 2013
    The 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.
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  • Tebow clears waivers, Jets owe Broncos

    Tebow clears waivers, Jets owe Broncos

    The 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 cla
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  • David Bruton's size-speed combo aids Broncos' secondary, specia…

    David Bruton's size-speed combo aids Broncos' secondary, special teams

    denverpost.com Apr 30, 2013
    Former Broncos and current Vikings special teams coach Mike Priefer still talks about how much he enjoyed coaching David Bruton.
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  • Shelburne: Stay calm and coach 'em up

    Shelburne: Stay calm and coach 'em up

    ESPN.com Apr 30, 2013
    Denver Nuggets head coach George Karl lets go and learns the power of trust
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  • AFC West players most affected by draft

    AFC West players most affected by draft

    ESPN.com Apr 30, 2013
    While 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 su
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  • Lilly hurting after Dodgers drubbed by Rockies

    Lilly hurting after Dodgers drubbed by Rockies

    MLB.com Apr 30, 2013
    The 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.
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  • Schumaker pressed into inning of emergency relief

    Schumaker pressed into inning of emergency relief

    MLB.com Apr 30, 2013
    Skip 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.
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  • Prospect Arenado, Rockies pound Dodgers

    Prospect Arenado, Rockies pound Dodgers

    ESPN.com MLB.com Apr 30, 2013
    Nolan 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.
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  • Broncos' draft Class of 2013: A pick-by-pick look

    Broncos' draft Class of 2013: A pick-by-pick look

    denverpost.com Apr 30, 2013
    Sometimes 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.
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  • Video - Blogger Blitz: New QBs In The AFC West 07:25

    Blogger Blitz: New QBs In The AFC West

    Apr 30
    AFC West blogger Bill Williamson and Scouts Inc.'s Steve Muench talk about the new rookie quarterbacks in the division
  • Video - Ramirez Homers In Return As Dodgers Win 00:28

    Ramirez Homers In Return As Dodgers Win

    Apr 30
    Hyun-Jin Ryu strikes out 12 in the Dodgers' win over the Rockies.
  • Video - Nuggets Hold Off Warriors' Rally To Extend Series 01:26

    Nuggets Hold Off Warriors' Rally To Extend Series

    Apr 30
    Stephen Curry was held to just 15 points as the Nuggets toppled the Warriors 107-100 to extend the series to Game 6.

Sports Columnists

  • 2013 NBA playoffs: Golden State Warriors aren't ready to close things out …

    Apr 30
    The 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 30
    In 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.