DENVER BROCONS

The Denver Broncos deal up and then they pick QB Paxton Lynch in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft

The Denver Broncos traded up from #31 to #26 in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft last night.  The Broncos sent the #31 overall pick (1st round) and the #94 overall pick (3rd round) of this draft to move up five spots.  With the #26 overall pick (1st round) of the 2016 NFL […]

April 29, 2016 6:49 pm read more

The Denver Broncos sign Garrett Graham

The Denver Broncos have signed 29-year old TE Garrett Graham.  Graham played in 8 games (2 starts) for the Houston Texans last year and he caught 4 passes for 30 yards (7.5 avg) with 1 TD grab.  He has now played in 60 games (31 starts) in his first six years in the NFL and […]

April 26, 2016 1:21 am read more

The Denver Broncos deal Ryan Clady to the Jets

The Denver Broncos have dealt 29-year old OT Ryan Clady to the New York Jets.  Clady missed all of last year for the Broncos when he tore his ACL in OTAs.  Clady played in 98 games (all starts) in his 8 years with the Broncos and he has a Pro Bowler for them in 2009, […]

April 22, 2016 1:36 am read more

The Denver Broncos re-sign Ronnie Hillman

The Denver Broncos have re-signed 24-year old RB Ronnie Hillman to a 1-year deal.  Hillman played in 16 games (11 starts) for the Broncos last year and he carried the ball 207 times for 863 yards (4.2 ypc) with 7 TD runs.  He also caught 24 passes for 111 yards (4.6 avg) last year for […]

April 22, 2016 1:35 am read more

The Denver Broncos sign DE Jared Crick

The Denver Broncos have signed 26-year old DE Jared Crick.  Crick played in all 16 games for the Houston Texans last year and he had 48 tackles, 2 sacks and 2 passes defensed.  Crick has now played in 63 games in his first four years in the NFL and he has 146 tackles, 5.5 sacks […]

April 22, 2016 1:28 am read more

The Denver Broncos sign OT Russell Okung

The Denver Broncos have signed 28-year old OT Russell Okung.  Okung played in 13 games (all starts) for the Seattle Seahawks last year.  He has now played in 72 games (all starts) in his first six years in the NFL.  He was a Pro Bowler for the Seahawks back in 2012.  This was a really […]

April 22, 2016 1:25 am read more

DENVER NUGGETS

Mike Malone did the best he could with the Denver Nuggets in 2015-16

45-year old head coach Mike Malone had a very young roster with the Denver Nuggets in 2015-16.  He led his team to a 33-49 (40.2%) record, which was probably a tad better than I thought they would be.  Malone is now 72-116 (38.3%) in his first three years as an NBA head coach.  The Nuggets […]

April 27, 2016 9:08 pm read more

The Denver Nuggets had another disappointing year in 2015-16

The Denver Nuggets finished up with a very disappointing 2015-16 season, as they finished with a 33-49 record and missed the playoffs again.  An injury to small forward Danilo Gallinari really hurt the Nuggets in the second half of the season. TEAM MVP:  Will Barton, SG/SF – 25-year old SG/SF Will Barton was a very […]

April 21, 2016 4:02 pm read more

The Denver Nuggets have signed Axel Toupane to a second 10-day contract

The Denver Nuggets have re-signed 23-year old small forward Axel Toupane to a 2nd 10-day contract.  He has played in 5 games (0 starts) for the Nuggets so far this year and he is averaging 13.4 minutes, 4.6 points, 0.8 rebounds, 1.0 assist and 1.0 steal per game.  He has been impressive in his appearances […]

March 13, 2016 4:46 pm read more

D.J. Augustin has been quite a find for the Denver Nuggets

28-year old point guard D.J. Augustin has played really well for the Denver Nuggets since coming over in a trade deadline deal from the Oklahoma City Thunder.  He was buried on the bench for the Thunder.  But he’s proving that he still has a lot of game with the Nuggets.  He has played in 10 […]

March 10, 2016 4:42 am read more

Will Barton is stepping up for the Denver Nuggets

25-year old SG/SF Will Barton has been outstanding this year for the Denver Nuggets and I think they should play him more.  He has played in 61 games (1 start) for the Nuggets so far this year and he is averaging 28.8 minutes, 15.2 points, 6.1 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game.  He has now […]

March 3, 2016 7:35 pm read more

The Denver Nuggets aren?t going to have Danilo Gallinari until at least late November

25-year old starting small forward Danilo Gallinari won’t be back until at least late November as he continues to rehab from ACL surgery.  Gallinari played in 71 games (all starts) for the Nuggets last year and he averaged 32.5 minutes, 16.2 points, 5.2 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game.  He has now played in 285 […]

September 26, 2013 1:09 pm read more

DENVER ROCKIES

The Colorado Rockies activate Charlie Blackmon from the D.L.

The Colorado Rockies have activated 29-year old lefty swinging CF Charlie Blackmon from the D.L.  Blackmon played in 8 games earlier this year for the Rockies and he was 5 for 27 (.185 avg, .575 OPS) with 6 runs scored, 0 homers, 3 RBIs and 1 stolen base.  To make room on the roster for […]

April 30, 2016 12:25 am read more

The Colorado Rockies are getting good work from their 1B

32-year old righty swinging Mark Reynolds and 28-year old lefty swinging Ben Paulsen are giving the Colorado Rockies a lot of production at 1B so far in 2016.  Reynolds has played in 18 games for the Rockies so far this year and he is 14 of 47 (.298 avg, .868 OPS) with 8 runs scored, […]

April 28, 2016 1:27 pm read more

The Colorado Rockies place Jorge De La Rosa on the D.L.

The Colorado Rockies have placed 35-year old lefty starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa on the 15-day disabled list due to a strained left groin.  De La Rosa has pitched in 5 games (all starts) for the Rockies so far this year and he is 1-3 with a 10.18 ERA and a 2.07 WHIP.  He […]

April 28, 2016 1:20 pm read more

The Colorado Rockies send Jordan Lyles to the minors

The Colorado Rockies have sent 25-year old righty starting pitcher Jordan Lyles to AAA.  Lyles pitched in 4 games (all starts) for the Rockies so far this year and he is 1-1 with a 7.64 ERA and a 1.87 WHIP.  He has now pitched in 36 games (all starts) in his first three years with […]

April 26, 2016 12:54 am read more

The Colorado Rockies activate Nick Hundley off the D.L.

The Colorado Rockies have activated 32-year old right swinging catcher Nick Hundley off the 7-day concussion D.L.  Hundley has played in 7 games so far this year for the Rockies and he is 5 for 22 (.227 avg, .802 OPS) with 2 runs scored, 1 homer and 3 RBIs.  He has now played in 110 […]

April 26, 2016 12:48 am read more

Jorge De La Rosa is off to a rough start in 2016 for the Colorado Rockies

35-year old lefty starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa is off to a slow start in 2016 for the Colorado Rockies.  He has pitched in 4 games (all starts) for the Rockies so far this year and he is 1-2 with a 9.87 ERA and a 1.86 WHIP.  He has given up 25 hits (4 […]

April 23, 2016 6:40 pm read more