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Share TweetThe 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…Source: yahoo.comShare TweetApparently 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 defensiSource: profootballtalk.com
Gallinari undergoes left knee surgeryUpdated Apr 30 Share TweetThe 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.Source: nba.comShare 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 cla
David Bruton's size-speed combo aids Broncos' secondary, special teamsUpdated Apr 30 Share TweetFormer Broncos and current Vikings special teams coach Mike Priefer still talks about how much he enjoyed coaching David Bruton.Source: denverpost.com
Shelburne: Stay calm and coach 'em upUpdated Apr 30 Share TweetDenver Nuggets head coach George Karl lets go and learns the power of trustSource: ESPN.com
AFC West players most affected by draftUpdated Apr 30 Share TweetWhile 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 suSource: ESPN.com
Lilly hurting after Dodgers drubbed by RockiesUpdated Apr 30 Share TweetThe 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.Source: MLB.com
Schumaker pressed into inning of emergency reliefUpdated Apr 30 Share TweetSkip 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.Source: MLB.comShare 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.
Broncos' draft Class of 2013: A pick-by-pick lookUpdated Apr 30 Share TweetSometimes 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.Source: denverpost.com
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.