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Zach Harper’s NBA trade deadline rewind: Reassessing the 2021 moves, one year later
Zach Harper
Feb 11
28
Were those long-term investments or sacrifices worth it? Did the playoff push rentals pay off? It's time to reflect.
Jesse Compher’s hard work is paying off in her Olympic debut: ‘She clocks as many hours as any player in the NHL’
Peter Baugh
Feb 11
23
In her first Olympic experience, Compher has already solidified herself as a contributor to the U.S. women's hockey team.
‘They were like brothers’: As Von Miller preps for Super Bowl, memories of Demaryius Thomas linger
Lindsay Jones
Feb 11
41
Six years after they won a championship together and two months after Thomas' sudden death, Miller hopes to honor his fallen friend.
NHL players dish on their favorite subtle skills around the league: ‘I don’t know how he does that’
Mark Lazerus
Feb 11
258
We asked more than 20 NHL stars for the unique skill they most admire in other players.
Designated hitter candidates for every National League team
The Athletic MLB Staff
Feb 11
161
MLB is adopting a universal designated hitter in 2022, according to commissioner Rob Manfred. How will NL teams respond?
‘It’s come full circle’: What Avalanche can learn from the Lightning’s championship path
Joe Smith and Peter Baugh
Feb 11
17
“I think (the Avalanche) are on that same path (as the Lightning were),” Lightning coach Jon Cooper said.
Broncos mailbag, Part II: Priority on pass rush, blocking scheme change, free agency and more
Nick Kosmider
Feb 10
12
The pending Broncos ownership game may draw curiosity, but won't fundamentally alter the way Denver goes about its offseason plans.
LeBrun: Avalanche GM Joe Sakic will need to get creative to go all-in at the deadline
Pierre LeBrun
Feb 10
44
The Avalanche look like Stanley Cup contenders and could be busy at the trade deadline.
Rockies’ top 20 prospects for 2022: Keith Law ranks Colorado’s farm system
Keith Law
Feb 10
11
Keith Law ranks the Rockies top 20 prospects, projecting who will have the biggest impact in 2022, who is on the rise and who is falling.
The Avalanche’s salary-cap tightrope, explained: How it affects trade-deadline options and how they can free up space
Peter Baugh
Feb 10
30
The Avalanche are walking a tightrope this season when it comes to the salary cap, but they still have paths to bring in a big piece.
Bowden: The first move each NL team should make when the lockout ends
Jim Bowden
Feb 10
137
Impact free-agent signings, significant trades and big-money extensions. Here's what each of the NL teams should do first post-lockout.
Why more MLS players were sold abroad this winter than ever before
Sam Stejskal
Feb 10
20
The winter transfer window has seen more MLS players move abroad for a fee than ever before
Broncos ownership: Roger Goodell says NFL ‘would love to see’ a diverse owner
Nick Kosmider
Feb 9
24
The Broncos will transfer to new ownership this year after 38 seasons under the guidance of Pat Bowlen or his trust.
Matthew Stafford regret? Wait a year for Aaron Rodgers? Drew Lock’s third chance? Broncos mailbag
Nick Kosmider
Feb 9
45
Quarterback is the dominant theme of the Broncos' offseason, and it dominates Part I of our first offseason mailbag.
What Bud Black’s contract extension means for the Rockies’ future
Nick Groke
Feb 8
16
The Rockies signed Black to a one-year contract extension that will take him through the 2023 season.
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