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Murray, Jokic guide Nuggets to 120-100 rout of Rockets

Dec. 01, 2022 00:11 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Jamal Murray scored 26 points, Nikola Jokic had 10 of his 12 assists in the first half and the Denver Nuggets cruised past the Houston Rockets 120-100 on Wednesday night for their fourth straight win. Jokic added 17 points and nine rebounds in just 27 minutes. Aaron...

Tonje's 23 lead Colorado State over Loyola Marymount 87-71

Nov. 30, 2022 23:58 PM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — John Tonje scored 23 points as Colorado State beat Loyola Marymount (CA) 87-71 on Wednesday night. Tonje also contributed seven rebounds for the Rams (6-2). Isaiah Rivera scored 19 points, shooting 7 for 10 (3 for 4 from 3-point range) and 2 of 3 from the...

Worker pleads guilty in election equipment tampering case

Nov. 30, 2022 20:30 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A former elections manager who prosecutors say assisted in a security breach of voting equipment in a Colorado county pleaded guilty on Wednesday under a plea agreement that requires her to testify against her former boss. Sandra Brown is one of two employees accused...

Broncos come to Russell Wilson's defense over latest insult

Nov. 30, 2022 20:18 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos haven't been able to adequately protect Russell Wilson, who is on pace to get sacked a career-high 56 times this season behind a patchwork offensive line and a bunch of replacements at receiver and running back. Several of his teammates,...

Sheriff: Father of missing girl stole dead mother's car

Nov. 30, 2022 17:20 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Investigators in South Carolina think a 5-year-old girl missing from a home where her mother's decomposing body was found with a gunshot wound is with her father in a car stolen from the woman's house. Orangeburg County deputies issued an arrest warrant...

Wheeler nets hat trick, Hellebuyck and Jets blank Avs 5-0

Nov. 29, 2022 23:34 PM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Blake Wheeler had three goals and an assist, Connor Hellebuyck made 40 saves and the Winnipeg Jets routed the reigning Stanley Cup champion Colorado Avalanche 5-0 on Tuesday night. Mark Scheifele added a goal and two assists, and Josh Morrissey had a goal...

Colorado governor visits shooting site as community heals

Nov. 29, 2022 22:10 PM EST

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — In a crowded brewery, Colorado Gov. Jared Polis embraced Richard Fierro, the veteran hailed as a hero after tackling a shooter who killed five people and injured 17 others at the LGBTQ enclave Club Q last week. There was a festive atmosphere Tuesday...

Analysis: Early NBA MVP race has crowded field of candidates

Nov. 29, 2022 08:11 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic may just be putting together his best season. It still may not be enough to get the Denver Nuggets' big man a third straight NBA MVP. Chalk that up to MVP fatigue. Or to the glaringly good numbers of a crowded field of early candidates,...

Analysis: Some of NFL's best Week 12 drama was off the field

Nov. 29, 2022 06:00 AM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Threatening to overshadow an intoxicating weekend in the NFL that began with a trio of Thanksgiving classics and included two successful do-or-die 2-point conversions was all the drama that happened off the field in Week 12. Mike Purcell got up in Russell...

Jokic, Murray lead Nuggets to 129-113 win over Rockets

Nov. 29, 2022 01:14 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 32 points and 12 rebounds, Jamal Murray scored a season-high 31 and the Denver Nuggets defeated the Houston Rockets 129-113 on Monday night. The win was the Nuggets’ third in a row following a home loss last Tuesday against lowly Detroit. ...