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Wells earns top-10 WC finish

Geoff Kabush waited for home to claim his first World Cup victory in mountain bike racing."To win here, in my own country, it still hasn't sunk in," Kabush said on the Cyclingnews Web site. "I knew...

DATE: Aug. 6, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Healthy Hillis seeks contact, more carries

ENGLEWOOD - Peyton Hillis is healthy again, and he wants the ball.Linebacker Tim Crowder found that out firsthand when the Denver Broncos' versatile fullback, who's getting increased snaps at...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

White weighs in: He's strong

Few people in America can say they're stronger than Pagosa Springs' Marshall White. Four, to be exact.White placed fifth in last weekend's 2009 America's Strongest Man in Morgantown, W. Va., a...

DATE: July 31, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Orton next to stand in Elway's shadow

ENGLEWOOD - Not since his days at Purdue has Denver Broncos quarterback Kyle Orton entered training camp as the definitive starter.With the promotion comes more snaps, responsibility and a heap of...

DATE: July 29, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Troubled Marshall reports to camp

ENGLEWOOD - Recalcitrant receiver Brandon Marshall reported to the Denver Broncos headquarters Monday. He missed all offseason workouts while rehabbing from hip surgery and protesting his contract...

DATE: July 28, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

New leadership reigns as Broncos camp opens

ENGLEWOOD - The Denver Broncos' offseason of change and chagrin is about to give way to the team's first training camp without Mike Shanahan in 15 years.New quarterback Kyle Orton and recalcitrant...

DATE: July 28, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Peirsol coasts, pays for mistake

ROME - On a night when five more world records fell, Aaron Peirsol still figured he could coast through the semifinals of his signature event. He wanted to save a little energy for the final...

DATE: July 28, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Cook sinks Giants to put Rockies up by 2 for wild card

DENVER - Aaron Cook pitched seven sharp innings to win his seventh consecutive decision, and Seth Smith scored two runs, leading the Colorado Rockies to a 4-2 win over the San Francisco Giants on...

DATE: July 27, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Phelps splashes back into pool at championships

ROME - Michael Phelps stumbled through his answer, struggling to put the words together, and finally offered up an apology."I'm kind of out of it right now," he said Friday, sitting in a...

DATE: July 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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DATE: July 24, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Ellefson adds to local haul at national championships

On top of the six national championships that the Durango DEVO team won and the narrow misses by Durangoan Todd Wells, Lars Ellefson added to the impressive local haul last weekend at the USA...

DATE: July 23, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Farrar finishes 2nd to Cavendish on 11

SAINT-FARGEAU, France - While Lance Armstrong and Alberto Contador put aside their rivalry in Wednesday's 11th stage of the Tour de France, Tyler Farrar almost became the first American rider to...

DATE: July 16, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports