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Keeler: Nuggets’ Christian Braun wasn’t Bruce Brown. He’s not Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, either. If Nuggs let KCP walk, they’ll regret it

If Kentavious Caldwell-Pope is a $20-million guard, I’m Chris Hemsworth. But by Odin’s raven, somebody’s going to offer it. Which is why I have far more sympathy for the Nuggets general manager Calvin Booth than Chris MacFarland, his compatriot with the Avalanche, as they try to sort out the rubble this summer and make sense […]

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Denver lacrosse falls to Notre Dame in NCAA semifinals

PHILADELPHIA — The Denver men’s lacrosse program restored itself as a national title contender this season. The Pioneers’ second NCAA tournament championship, however, will have to wait for another year. The fifth-seeded Pioneers struggled to generate possessions as top-seeded Notre Dame pulled away in the second half for a 13-6 victory in the NCAA semifinals […]

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Grading The Week: CU’s KJ Simpson is rising up NBA draft boards. Will Buffs’ Tad Boyle produce more 1st-round picks than Deion Sanders?

Now in the spirit of the holiday weekend, the wise-apples in the Grading The Week offices swear they’re asking this question with no malice, no agenda, no anger, no animosity, no bias, no enmity, no predilection: Could Tad Boyle wind up producing more first-round draft picks out of CU in the next 10 months than […]