Sports

A nine not so fine: Woods withdraws

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Tiger Woods limped off the golf course Thursday and into an uncertain future.His return at The Players Championship from what he had described as a “minor injury” lasted...

DATE: May 12, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Mother Nature pulls Fowler a favor

DENVER – Limping out of the clubhouse Wednesday morning, Dexter Fowler was headed straight home to recline on the couch and ice his bruised left knee.This unexpected day off couldn’t have come at a...

DATE: May 11, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Tiger: ‘Good enough to play’

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Tiger Woods heard a series of shutters from a spectator’s camera and stopped his swing at the last minute, knees flexed, club shaft parallel to the ground, holding his...

DATE: May 10, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Rockies pelt Pelfrey for three long balls in a loss

DENVER – The Colorado Rockies’ slumbering bats finally showed some life with Troy Tulowitzki, Carlos Gonzalez and Seth Smith all going deep off right-hander Mike Pelfrey.Only trouble was, the bases...

DATE: May 10, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Cycling rocked by Belgian cyclist’s death at Giro

MILAN – Hurtling down an Italian mountain pass at a speed that only a car normally would reach, Belgian cyclist Wouter Weylandt lost control of his bike for just a split second. In a sport where...

DATE: May 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Rockies back in the high life again

DENVER – Chris Iannetta used to press when he was vying for more playing time.Now, as Colorado’s front-line catcher, he has a more relaxed approach both at the plate and behind it.Iannetta’s...

DATE: May 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Finally: Canucks to West finals

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Vancouver Canucks have had plenty of practice this postseason when given the chance to eliminate an opponent. They finally found a way to make it look easy.Daniel Sedin and...

DATE: May 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Animal Kingdom, by a nose

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – John Velazquez won the Kentucky Derby by a broken nose.An injury to Animal Kingdom’s regular rider, Robby Albarado, cleared the way for Velazquez to pick up the mount on the 20-1...

DATE: May 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Ballhawk happy to learn from Champ and ‘Dawk’

ENGLEWOOD – Safety Rahim Moore long has been a fan of Denver defensive backs Champ Bailey and Brian Dawkins, dissecting their games from afar while building a pretty good name for himself at...

DATE: May 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

‘Big O’ is one mean teddy bear

ENGLEWOOD – The Denver Broncos didn’t grab the defensive tackle they so desperately needed in the NFL draft. They did get an offensive tackle with a mean streak in the mold of those run-stuffers in...

DATE: May 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Fox sly when it comes to ranking his QBs

DENVER – Broncos coach John Fox spoke with candor and clarity on all things except his quarterback situation in a conference call with season-ticket holders.Fielding a stream of questions on an...

DATE: May 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus

Find:
Where: