By most people's standards, 2020 was a challenging year. For Robert Dennis, it was that and then some. The longtime fixture of Aurora girls basketball contracted COVID-19 in the early stages of the pandemic, spent several dicey weeks in the hospital as a "guinea pig" for new treatments of the unknown virus (to the tune of more than $1 million in medical bills). Then, his house almost burned down. But Dennis' determination has him back to running, teaching and coaching with great perspective.
Capsule preview of the Colorado Avalanche matchup with the Anaheim Ducks Friday in Anaheim.
Capsule preview of the NBA Western Conference matchup between the Denver Nuggets and Phoenix Suns Friday in Phoenix.
Former Colorado Rockies closer Wade Davis has signed a minor league contract with the Kansas City Royals, the team he helped win the 2015 World Series.
Gary Kubiak, who spent 24 years with the Denver Broncos and most recently served as offensive coordinator of the Minnesota Vikings, announced his retirement from the National Football League after 36 seasons.
Ski and Bike
Colorado native Mikaela Shiffrin finished fourth in the World Cup slalom Sunday and now feels a need for speed, especially as she eyes the world championships loom in Italy in February.
Chase Elliott won the championship of a frenetic NASCAR season and many believe he and the younger generation of racers are just what the sport needs to remain strong in the future.
Capsule preview for the University of Denver men's visit to North Dakota State University in Summit League play Friday.
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