DENVER BROCONS

The Denver Broncos will have an interesting competition at QB

The Denver Broncos traded for 29-year old Mark Sanchez with the idea that be would probably be their bridge QB until they found a QB of the future.  Well, the Broncos then traded up to take Paxton Lynch in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft.  So a training camp battle could ensue here.  […]

May 24, 2016 6:31 pm read more

The Denver Broncos release TE Richard Gordon

The Denver Broncos have released 28-year old TE Richard Gordon.  Gordon played in 1 game off the bench for the Broncos last year but he didn’t catch any passes.  Gordon has now played in 35 games (5 starts) in his first five years in the NFL and he has caught 4 passes for 14 yards […]

May 24, 2016 6:14 pm read more

The Denver Broncos hope that they have struck gold in the 2016 NFL Draft

The Denver Broncos pounced at the chance to trade up and snag QB Paxton Lynch and they only had to trade a 3rd round pick (in addition to their first round pick to move up the five spots needed).  The Broncos added players to all three phases of the game in the 2016 NFL Draft […]

May 24, 2016 6:11 pm read more

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

DENVER NUGGETS

Emmanuel Mudiay is named a Second Team All-Rookie by the NBA

20-year old point guard Emmanuel Mudiay of the Denver Nuggets has been named a Second Team All-Rookie by the NBA.  Mudiay was the #7 overall pick (1st round) of the 2015 NBA Draft.  He played in 68 games (66 starts) for the Nuggets last year and he averaged 12.8 points, 3.4 rebounds, 5.5 assists and […]

May 19, 2016 8:20 pm read more

Nikola Jokic is named a First Team All-Rookie by the NBA

21-year old center Nikola Jokic of the Denver Nuggets has been named a First Team All-Rookie by the NBA.  Jokic was the 41st overall pick (2nd round) of the 2015 NBA Draft, so give kudos to the Nuggets’ front office and scouting department.  Jokic played in 80 games (55 starts) as a rookie for the […]

May 19, 2016 8:15 pm read more

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

DENVER ROCKIES

The Colorado Rockies activate Jason Motte from the D.L.

The Colorado Rockies have activated 33-year old righty reliever Jason Motte from the D.L.  Motte pitched in 6 games (0 starts) in AAA-ball on a rehab assignment this year and he was 0-0 with a 3.18 ERA and a 1.06 WHIP.  Motte has pitched in 368 games (0 starts) in his first seven years in […]

May 25, 2016 8:46 pm read more

The Colorado Rockies place Boone Logan on the D.L.

The Colorado Rockies have placed 31-year old lefty reliever Boone Logan on the 15-day disabled list due to left shoulder inflammation.  Logan has pitched in 18 games (0 starts) for the Rockies so far this year and he is 0-0 with a 1.93 ERA and a 1.00 WHIP.  He has only given up 9 hits […]

May 25, 2016 8:37 pm read more

Ryan Raburn is raking at the plate for the Colorado Rockies in 2016

35-year old righty swinging outfielder Ryan Raburn is making the most of the playing time he has been getting for the Colorado Rockies so far in 2016.  He has played in 33 games for the Rockies so far this year and he is 18 of 60 (.300 avg, 984 OPS) with 9 runs scored, 5 […]

May 24, 2016 10:11 pm read more

The Colorado Rockies activate Jorge De La Rosa off the D.L.

The Colorado Rockies have activated 35-year old lefty starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa off the D.L.  De La Rosa pitched in 5 games (all starts) earlier this year for the Rockies and he was 1-3 with a 10.18 ERA and a 2.07 WHIP.  He has now pitched in 187 games (181 starts) in his […]

May 24, 2016 10:07 pm read more

The Colorado Rockies release Cody Decker

The Colorado Rockies have released 29-year old righty swinging 1B Cody Decker.  Decker played in 21 games in AAA-ball for the Rockies and Royals this year and he was 16 of 71 (.225 avg, .775 OPS) with 10 runs scored, 5 homers and 9 RBIs.  Decker played in 8 games in 2015 for the Padres […]

May 24, 2016 10:02 pm read more

The Colorado Rockies send Scott Oberg to AAA

The Colorado Rockies have sent 26-year old righty reliever Scott Oberg to AAA.  Oberg pitched in 8 games (0 starts) for the Rockies so far this year and he is 0-0 with a 4.76 ERA and a 1.50 WHIP.  He has now pitched in 72 games (0 starts) in his first two years with the […]

May 21, 2016 5:17 am read more