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Porter scores 30 points, Nuggets hold off Heat's 4th-quarter rally in 103-97 victory

Mar. 01, 2024 01:58 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Michael Porter Jr. had 30 points to help pick up the scoring load after Jamal Murray left because of a sprained ankle, and the Denver Nuggets staved off Miami's fourth-quarter rally to beat the Heat 103-97 on Thursday night. Porter was 12 of 23 from the floor,...

Paramedic convictions in Elijah McClain's death spur changes for patients in police custody

Mar. 01, 2024 00:33 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Medical responders across the U.S. are rethinking how they treat people in police custody after a jury last December handed down a rare decision: It convicted two Colorado paramedics for their roles in the 2019 death of Elijah McClain following an overdose of a powerful sedative. ...

Suspended Heat big man Thomas Bryant receives championship ring from Nuggets, then leaves arena

Feb. 29, 2024 23:43 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Suspended Miami Heat center Thomas Bryant received a group hug from his former Denver teammates and a glittering championship ring before promptly leaving the arena. After all, rules are rules. The NBA made an allowance for Bryant to be on hand before...

Tainamo leads Denver against UMKC after 22-point game

Feb. 29, 2024 03:54 AM EST

UMKC Kangaroos (14-15, 8-6 Summit League) at Denver Pioneers (15-14, 6-8 Summit League) Denver; Thursday, 9 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Pioneers -3.5; over/under is 154 BOTTOM LINE: Denver hosts the UMKC Kangaroos after Touko Tainamo scored 22...

Denver hosts UMKC following Tainamo's 22-point outing

Feb. 28, 2024 04:12 AM EST

UMKC Kangaroos (14-15, 8-6 Summit League) at Denver Pioneers (15-14, 6-8 Summit League) Denver; Thursday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Denver hosts the UMKC Kangaroos after Touko Tainamo scored 22 points in Denver's 97-70 loss to the South Dakota State Jackrabbits. ...

Bronze pieces from MLK memorial in Denver recovered after being sold for scrap

Feb. 27, 2024 18:33 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Three bronze artworks stolen from a Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. memorial in City Park in Denver, along with seven bronze pieces taken from a nearby fountain, were recovered after being sold to a scrap metal business, Denver Police said Tuesday. Police said because the...

SSR Mining: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 27, 2024 17:11 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — DENVER (AP) — SSR Mining Inc. (SSRM) on Tuesday reported a loss of $217.8 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Denver-based company said it had a loss of $1.07. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 59 cents per share. ...

Civitas: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 27, 2024 16:51 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — DENVER (AP) — Civitas Resources, Inc. (CIVI) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $302.9 million. The Denver-based company said it had profit of $3.20 per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of seven...

Sean Payton hints at moving on from Russell Wilson, says Broncos have to hit on 'the next one' at QB

Feb. 27, 2024 16:17 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Sean Payton isn't providing anything definitive on Russell Wilson's time in Denver but he did hint at the Broncos moving on from him when he suggested the team cannot afford to miss on “the next one” at quarterback. Payton met with the media at the NFL...

Nikola Jokic has third straight triple-double to help Nuggets beat Warriors, 119-103

Feb. 25, 2024 22:57 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Nikola Jokic insists he's not changing anything during his latest run of triple-double dominance, just finding the flow of the game as it comes. Doing it all for Denver on both ends yet again, Jokic has the defending champions off to a 3-0 start after the...