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Young scores season-high 42 as Hawks beat Nuggets 125-121

Nov. 13, 2019 1:15 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Falling into a 12-0 hole less than three minutes in brought back unpleasant memories for the Atlanta Hawks. Trae Young rewrote the ending with another big game. The second-year point guard scored 15 of his season-high 42 points in the fourth quarter and added 11 assists to lead Atlanta over...

No. 17 Utah State routs Denver 97-56

Nov. 12, 2019 11:53 PM EST

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Brock Miller's career night led to an easy win for Utah State. Miller scored a career-high 27 points as the No. 17 Aggies (3-0) cruised to a 97-56 victory over Denver. "These guys were able to find open looks for me, wide open. All of us were able to share the ball with each other and...

Rookie Drew Lock returns to Broncos practice

Nov. 12, 2019 3:13 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Two players made their long-awaited debuts as the Denver Broncos practiced on Tuesday: rookie quarterback Drew Lock and free agent cornerback Bryce Callahan. Lock landed on injured reserve to start the season after spraining his right thumb during an exhibition game against San...

Tale of 2 left tackles: Taylor Lewan and Garett Bolles

Nov. 12, 2019 12:03 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Just like Denver's Garett Bolles, Tennessee's Taylor Lewan has been dogged by penalties all season, and the Titans' struggling left tackle did just what the Broncos' grabby left tackle did earlier this season: he went on a postgame rant about the flags in the locker room after a...

Broncos rookie Drew Lock returning to practice this week

Nov. 11, 2019 6:06 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Drew Lock will get the chance to salvage his rookie season in Denver and show Broncos general manager John Elway his next quarterback won't be found on a college campus or in the NFL's bargain bin but right here on the roster. Coach Vic Fangio said Lock will return to practice...

Denver settles with United pilot in indecent exposure case

Nov. 11, 2019 3:25 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — The city of Denver has agreed to pay $300,000 to a United Airlines pilot who was arrested on an indecent exposure charge that was later dismissed by a judge. KMGH-TV reports that Andrew Collins' attorney, Craig Silverman, announced the settlement on Monday. Collins was arrested in September...

Lanzi scores 20 to carry Denver past Utah Valley 74-62

Nov. 9, 2019 6:09 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Joseph Lanzi had a career-high 20 points as Denver defeated Utah Valley 74-62 on Saturday. Jase Townsend had 18 points and Ade Murkey added six rebounds for Denver (1-1). Brandon Averette had 17 points for the Wolverines (1-1). Trey Woodbury added 12 points and six rebounds and Isaiah White...

NFL halfway awards: Russell Wilson AP's clear MVP favorite

Nov. 9, 2019 12:53 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Von Miller swears he has seen the future of football in Lamar Jackson , who is revolutionizing the quarterback position in the NFL's 100th season. "He's so dynamic," Miller said. "He's showing you can win in this league with a running quarterback." Miller said if he had an MVP vote, he'd give...

Jokic hits late jumper, Nuggets stun Sixers with big rally

Nov. 9, 2019 1:23 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic lofted the winning shot and then pleaded for it to fall as he tumbled to the floor. "I was hoping," he said. "I mean, you're happy that you didn't miss, because then everybody will be mad at you. The whole arena is going to be disappointed." Instead, the Denver Nuggets big man...

The Latest: Colorado synagogue bomb suspect to remain jailed

Nov. 8, 2019 12:48 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — The Latest on a court appearance of a man accused of plotting to bomb a Colorado synagogue (all times local): 10:40 a.m. A man arrested on suspicion of plotting to bomb a historic Colorado synagogue will remain in jail for now. Richard Holzer appeared briefly Friday in federal court in Denver...