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Nuggets reach .500 with victory over Chicago Bulls — Posted: 11/25/2014 09:33:39 PM MST Updated: 11/25/2014 09:39:23 PM MST Duck, duck, goose. Before the Nuggets tipped off against the Bulls on Tuesday, Nate Robinson chased Alonzo Gee in a circle around their teammates in a pregame huddle-up. Game wasn't ready until the goose caught up to the duck.

Kicker Connor Barth agrees to terms with Broncos — Posted: 11/25/2014 01:29:43 PM MST Updated: 11/25/2014 01:32:06 PM MST The Broncos haved agreed to a deal with veteran kicker Connor Barth, an NFL source confirmed Tuesday. Barth, 28, has kicked in five NFL seasons, the last four with Tampa Bay. He missed the 2013 season after suffering a torn Achilles tendon in a charity basketball game.

Some Denver pot shops seek to cash in on Black Friday frenzy — Posted: 11/25/2014 03:07:18 PM MST Updated: 11/25/2014 03:29:27 PM MST While some might recommend a calming strain of marijuana to deal with the mania surrounding Black Friday, others will be lining up for "doorbuster" deals on that same Colorado pot this weekend.

Briefs: Kapri Bibbs returns to Broncos after tryout with Cardinals — Posted: 11/25/2014 03:07:16 PM MST Updated: 11/25/2014 03:10:13 PM MST Kapri Bibbs kept his options open. When the Broncos promoted Jeremy Stewart in front of him last week, Bibbs took advantage of his brief free agency to try out for the Arizona Cardinals on Tuesday. The Cardinals signed veteran Michael Bush.

Denver marchers join in Ferguson protests — Posted: 11/25/2014 07:49:10 PM MST Updated: 11/25/2014 07:52:18 PM MST About 300 protesters marched from the State Capitol through downtown Denver Tuesday night, joining in national demonstrations protesting the Ferguson gran jury's decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @denverpost: UPDATE: Three protesters arrested by Denver Police: by @AnthonyCottonDP

Nov 25, 2014

RT @denverpost: UPDATE: Denver marchers join in #Ferguson protests: by @AnthonyCottonDP

Nuggets' Randy Foye (quad) to miss 3 weeks; JaVale McGee out vs. Bulls — Posted: 11/25/2014 12:34:51 PM MST Updated: 11/25/2014 12:36:55 PM MST Nuggets shooting guard Randy Foye is out three weeks due to a small tear in his right quad, he said Tuesday. The issue had been an ongoing one. Originally hurt three weeks earlier, against Sacramento on Nov.

Colorado State's Rashard Higgins one of three Biletnikoff Award finalists — Posted: 11/25/2014 04:22:09 PM MST Updated: 11/25/2014 04:22:49 PM MST FORT COLLINS - Colorado State sophomore Rashard Higgins Tuesday was named one of three finalists for the Biletnikoff Award, which goes to the nation's top receiver. The other finalists are Amari Cooper or Alabama and Kevin White of West Virginia.
Nov 25, 2014

Rashard Higgins is a Biletnikoff Award finalists; adds Rams not cracking CFP 25: via @denverpost

Nov 25, 2014

Colorado State's Rashard Higgins reacts to being named one of three Biletnikoff award finalists via @denverpost

Ty Lawson breaks Kirk Hinrich's ankles — Kirk Hinrich is one of the league's toughest on-ball defenders, but Ty Lawson made getting around him look easy in the Nuggets' 114-109 win over the Bulls at Pepsi Center on Tuesday.
Nov 26, 2014

.@TyLawson3 on breaking Kirk Hinrich's ankles: "I didn't know he fell. I guess it was a good move." (via @nickgroke)

The Crimson Room, nightclub for Denver's posh set, opens — The Crimson Room on Larimer Street, down the street from Rioja and across from Tamayo, will celebrate its grand opening on Dec. 5 with a charity event. It's the latest venue from Brian Siffermann, owner/operator of Denver's only champagne bar, Corridor 44. The Crimson Room is a luxury lounge designed for Denver's posh set.
Nov 25, 2014

MT @suzannebro: Painting the town red: Crimson Room, luxury lounge on Larimer St., opens next week: via @coconnordp

Nov 25, 2014

Painting the tow red: Crimson Room, luxury lounge on Larimer Street, opens next week: via @coconnordp

Nov 25, 2014

The new new thing: Crimson Room, luxury lounge on Larimer Street, opens next week by @COConnorDP

Littleton hopes new Breckenridge Brewery becomes tourist draw — Posted: 11/25/2014 09:46:32 AM MST Updated: 11/25/2014 09:55:43 AM MST LITTLETON -Littleton Mayor Phil Cernanec said his excitement for the new Breckenridge Brewery goes beyond just the potential sales tax revenue. "I think it's going to be one of those facilities that's a destination ...

Immigrant Welcome Center opens in Aurora school building this month — Posted: 11/25/2014 02:06:56 PM MST Updated: 11/25/2014 02:13:02 PM MST AURORA - A centralized resource hub for refugees living in Aurora will take up residence at a former Aurora Public Schools building at the end of the month.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @VikkiYourHub: 20% of folks in #Aurora born elsewhere. New Immigrant Welcome Center opens this month. #immigration

Nov 25, 2014

20% of folks in #Aurora born elsewhere. New Immigrant Welcome Center opens this month to help @AuroraGov

Avs rally from three-goal deficit for 4-3 OT win at Arizona Coyotes — Posted: 11/25/2014 09:52:44 PM MST Updated: 11/25/2014 09:52:53 PM MST GLENDALE, ariz. - As a Hall of Fame goaltender - maybe the best there ever was - Avalanche coach Patrick Roy doesn't like to offer on-ice instruction to his netminders.
Nov 26, 2014

RT @DPostSports: #Avs rally from three-goal deficit for 4-3 OT win at Arizona Coyotes: Photo: Getty

Avs' Alex Tanguay not quite ready for return from fractured jaw — Posted: 11/25/2014 01:09:03 PM MST Updated: 11/25/2014 01:11:29 PM MST GLENDALE, Ariz. - Avalanche forward Alex Tanguay will miss his second consecutive game Tuesday night with a fractured jaw. He participated in the morning skate at Gila River Arena but will not play against the Arizona Coyotes.

Man accused of killing Birgfeld held on $2M bond — Posted: 11/25/2014 12:30:22 PM MST Updated: 11/25/2014 12:32:19 PM MST GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) - Prosecutors say a man suspected in the killing of a Colorado mother who led a double life as a paid escort has a history of kidnapping women.
Nov 25, 2014

MT “@denverpost: Suspect in killing of Colorado soccer mom/paid escort has history of kidnapping women via @AP

Kapri Bibbs will work out for Arizona Cardinals — Kapri Bibbs believes he can play in the NFL, exuding confidence and talent befitting a pro running back. When the Broncos elected to activate the more experienced Jeremy Stewart last Sunday, making Bibbs a free agent, the former Colorado State star kept his options open.

"It's real," Denver residents say about racial bias among police — Posted: 11/25/2014 06:32:32 PM MST Updated: 11/25/2014 06:32:41 PM MST Twenty-four years after it happened, Alecia Peabody remembers every detail of the first time she got pulled over by a police officer. The cop's U-turn onto South Santa Fe Drive in Littleton. His headlights behind her for two miles. The nervousness.

Heirloom ring flushed; sewer workers retrieve it — Posted: 11/25/2014 04:14:08 PM MST Updated: 11/25/2014 05:15:21 PM MST CENTRAL POINT, Ore. (AP) - Pat Hanson of Central Point says she's lost about 10 pounds recently, an aftereffect of a fall, and noticed in church earlier this month that her mother's wedding ring was loose on her finger.

Colorado Rockies announce 2015 Cactus League schedule — It's gray, gloomy and 34 degrees outside. But there is sunshine on the horizon. In a mere 98 days, in fact. The Rockies released their Cactus League schedule Tuesday morning, announcing that the first game is scheduled for March 4 against the Diamondbacks at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick.

Denver Broncos Ben Garland and the Salvation Army preparing 1,500 Thanks giving meals — Denver Broncos guard Ben Garland, teammates and The Salvation Army are preparing meals for Thanksgiving community dinner at the Colorado Convention Center. Players help the Salvation Army kitchen staff make traditional Thanksgiving side dishes and desserts. The event serves roughly 1,500 of Denver's residents in need.