Sports

Perry pots all three on Avs

DENVER – Corey Perry turned in a performance worthy of an All-Star. So did Curtis McElhinney, even if Anaheim’s backup goalie simply was filling in for one.Perry scored three goals, and McElhinney,...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Mystique, tradition

ARLINGTON, Texas – NFL commissioners can’t root, so Roger Goodell will just sit back and smile as he watches this Super Bowl.A season that saw pro football claim boffo TV ratings and reach new...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Anthony, Smith lead Nuggets over Timberwolves

MINNEAPOLIS – Carmelo Anthony scored 25 points, and J.R. Smith scored 10 of his 14 points in the final seven minutes to help the Denver Nuggets to a 113-100 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Skyhawks find N.M. less than welcoming

New Mexico Highlands hit everything in sight early, and by the time the Fort Lewis College men’s basketball team found its stride, the damage was too much to overcome.The Cowboys used scalding hot...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: College Sports

On track and out of sight: No. 4 FLC switches on

It took a couple of minutes for the No. 4 Fort Lewis College women’s basketball team to get going, but after getting a quick spark from the bench, the Skyhawks were deadly efficient, and New Mexico...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Sports Extra

National Hockey League Forsberg will not dress today against Anaheim ENGLEWOOD (AP) – Peter Forsberg acknowledged feeling better about his progress Friday but not enough to consider getting back...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: Sports

Post play and pressure push Bobcats

The Ignacio High School girls basketball team put in a lot of work on its post game this week.As Dove Creek can attest, the work paid off – and then some.Pam Cotton scored 19 points and pulled in...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Falcons lean on BHS

BAYFIELD – The last thing the Wolverines needed was overtime.Guess what?The Wolverines got overtime.The Bayfield High School boys basketball team, after struggling with illness all week, played...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Wolverines ‘give away’ final wrestling dual

The Bayfield High School wrestlers wrapped up the regular season with an Intermountain League dual at Monte Vista on Thursday night.But the Pirates wrapped up the dual win with a comeback 39-34...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Centauri’s final run costs Bayfield

BAYFIELD – In a game of scoring runs, the Falcons had the most important one – the last one.The Bayfield High School girls basketball team, after opening the game with a stunning 11-0 run against...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Post power too tardy to energize Durango boys

The effort was there, and the post play was there for a Durango High School boys basketball team that had been searching for both. Unfortunately, both arrived too late Friday in Grand Junction....

DATE: Feb. 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Demons double up on Warriors

It wasn’t quite the 77-point blowout that took place in Durango, but for the Durango High School girls basketball team, it still was an all-important road victory.Despite a bit of a hiccup in the...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports