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    NBASurging Denver Nuggets rout New York Knicks

    Denver remains in hunt for West's No. 1 seed
    NEW YORK — The Nuggets, in their quest for the No. 1 seed, treated Friday night at Madison Square Garden like a business trip. Full Story
    NCAA Tournament: Red-hot Oregon Marches on
    SAN JOSE, Calif. — Payton Pritchard scored 19 points, Kenny Wooten protected the rim with four blocks, and 12th-seeded Oregon extended its surprising March run by beating No. Full Story

    NCAA Tournament: UC Irvine makes history with upset win over Kansas State
    SAN JOSE, Calif. — When it comes to college basketball in California, UC Irvine is low on the totem pole. Full Story

    Denver Nuggets beat Washington Wizards for 5th straight win
    WASHINGTON — The Denver Nuggets didn't let a beleaguered opponent stop their momentum. Denver survived a late run from the Washington Wizards to hang on for a 113-108 victory Thursday night, running its winning streak to five. Full Story

    Philipp Grubauer's 44 saves help Colorado Avalanche outshine Dallas Stars
    DALLAS — Philipp Grubauer made a season-high 44 saves, including 23 in the third period, defensemen Erik Johnson and Tyson Barrie scored goals and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Dallas Stars 3-1 on Thursday night to make the Western Conference playoff race even tighter. Full Story

    Men's NCAA Tournament: Florida survives Nevada rally
    DES MOINES, Iowa — Florida nearly squandered a double-digit lead before finally stopping a Nevada comeback and pulling off a 70-61 upset in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Full Story

    Denver Nuggets riding 4-game win streak
    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Message received. Ever since Denver coach Michael Malone called his team out with a brief, terse, postgame news conference after they had been embarrassed at Golden State, the Nuggets (47-22) haven't lost. Full Story

    Colorado Avalanche beats Minnesota Wild, stays in playoff hunt
    ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Colorado Avalanche have little margin for error as they chase a playoff spot with nine games remaining. Full Story

    Colorado Rockies' Nolan Arenado hitting his stride
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Nolan Arenado is not quite where he wants to be, but he thinks he's about to get there, just as the regular season comes into view. Full Story

    Nuggets clinch first playoff berth since 2013
    BOSTON — Isaiah Thomas got his due, and the Nuggets got their win. More important, Denver locked in its first playoff berth of the Michael Malone coaching era. Full Story

    New Avalanche lineup might linger
    DENVER — The Avalanche's unstructured lineup turned into a polished parade Sunday, meaning the beer-league look might get another try Tuesday night at Minnesota. Full Story

    Ichiro Suzuki keeps them guessing about future
    TOKYO — This is the Ichiro effect. Richard Snitzer had never been to Japan. What finally drove the Japanese-American to travel here from his home in Hayward, Calif. Full Story

    Rapids settle for tie after late goal
    COMMERCE CITY — Johan Blomberg nearly scored seconds after coming off the bench in the 79th minute. Full Story

    McIlroy emerges with big win
    PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — His best swing was followed by his biggest drive, both setting up birdies, and from there Rory McIlroy knew how to finish. Full Story

    Kyle Busch ties Petty's record with win
    FONTANA, Calif. — Kyle Busch was dominating yet another race when a speeding penalty on pit road dropped him to the middle of the pack at Auto Club Speedway. Full Story

    Barrie, Grubauer steer Avs to win
    The Avalanche had good fortune Sunday — and perhaps some luck from the Irish. Defenseman Tyson Barrie scored twice and goalie Philipp Grubauer delivered a 22-shot shutout on St. Full Story

    Rockies' offense will be better
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Judging by the numbers — be they traditional statistics such as batting average and on-base percentage, or by deeper analytic measures — the Rockies' 2018 offense was bad. Full Story

    Zion sets doubts aside
    The clock is ticking. The rest of college basketball has three weeks to figure out how to stop Duke's freshman force of nature, Zion Williamson. Full Story

    North Carolina gets No. 1
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — North Carolina was rewarded for navigating a brutal schedule, earning the No.1 seed in the Midwest Region after it tied Virginia for the regular-season ACC title and took Duke down to the wire in its conference tournament. Full Story

    Rockies' Blackmon takes practice to another level
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — A couple of hours before the start of the 2017 Home Run Derby at Marlins Park in Miami, Charlie Blackmon downplayed his chances. Full Story

    (Matt York / Associated Press)
    College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

    Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

    After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

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    (Matt York / Associated Press)
    College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

    Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

    After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

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    (Paul Aiken / Staff Photographer)
    Second Story Garage: Gasoline Lollipops

    The Boulder alt-country band gives its EPs names such as Death and Resurrection, and its songs bear the mark of hard truths and sin. But the punk energy behind the playing, and the sense that it's all in good fun, make it OK to dance to a song like "Death." Full Story