According to the IOC, Peng held a 30-minute call with Bach, and he recounted in a statement that she is "safe and well, living at her home in Beijing, but would like to have her privacy respected at this time."
The Colorado Avalanche's new emphasis on the power play paid off Wednesday, as they converted three man-advantages into goals in a 4-2 road win over the Vancouver Canucks.
An extremely shorthanded Philadelphia 76ers team came into Thursday night's game with the Denver Nuggets scuffling, but emerged with a 103-89 victory in a contest that saw Denver coach Michael Malone get ejected.
After a season in which he hit 18 home runs and threw out 42.1% of would-be basestealers, catcher Elias Díaz agreed to a three-year contract extension with the Colorado Rockies.
Vic Fangio likely won't be coaching the Denver Broncos next season with a change of ownership coming in addition to a streak of five seasons and counting without a postseason trip, but he is not ready to make any changes to personnel or coaches during the team's bye week.
Ski and Bike
When medals of any kind are on the line, Colorado native Mikaela Shiffrin shines brightest, as she has collected a combined 14 medals at 18 major skiing championships — worlds and Olympics, including four at the recently concluded world event in Italy.
In a Daytona 500 race that started on Sunday and finished early Monday morning due to weather delays, Michael McDowell kept his composure late in the race and benefited from a crash in front of him on his way to victory in NASCAR's memorable season opener.
The Northern Colorado men's basketball team came off a trip to the Rainbow Classic in Honolulu with a road game against eighth-ranked Texas Wednesday night and fell to the Longhorns 62-49.
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