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Rockies’ reliever Seunghwan Oh to undergo season-ending elbow surgery

By: Kyle Newman

The Final Boss will not return in 2019. Veteran right-hander Seunghwan Oh, 37, will undergo season-ending surgery to clean up loose particles in his right elbow, manager Bud Black said. The surgery will take place his native South Korea. After coming to Colorado via trade with Toronto last July, Oh...

WNBA suspends Riquna Williams 10 games for domestic violence

By: Doug Feinberg

NEW YORK — Los Angeles Sparks guard Riquna Williams was suspended without pay by the WNBA on Tuesday for 10 games — nearly a third of the season — for a domestic violence incident. Williams was arrested on April 29 and charged with two felony counts, one involving the assault...

Broncos Position Preview: Unsettled return game camp focus for special teams

By: Ryan O'Halloran

Last in a series previewing the Broncos position groups. Today: special teams Broncos coach Vic Fangio’s background is entirely on defense, but he made an impression in an early offseason special teams meeting. “It’s been a fairly seamless transition,” said linebacker Joe Jones, whose 346 special teams snaps last year...

Advertising patches on uniforms are “inevitable,” MLB executive says

By: Matt Bonesteel

For something that takes up only 6.25 square inches of uniform space, the advertising patches now worn by all 30 NBA teams have had a sizable impact on their bottom lines. Depending on the team, the 2.5-inch-by-2.5-inch patches bring in between $5 million and $20 million annually, and one estimate...

Grab the sunscreen because the Yampa River has opened for tubing

By: The Associated Press

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Conditions on a Colorado river are meeting standards for commercial tubing companies to open their doors for the first time this summer. Steamboat Pilot & Today reported Monday that parts of the Yampa River flowing through Steamboat Springs have slowed and lowered enough for tubing season to launch. Backdoor...

Broncos, rookie left guard Dalton Risner agree to terms, source says

By: Ryan O'Halloran

On the eve of report day to training camp, the Broncos agreed to terms with second-round left guard Dalton Risner on his rookie four-year contract Tuesday, according to a source. He is expected to sign later this afternoon. It was first reported by The Athletic. Risner’s signing leaves quarterback Drew...

Broncos training camp 2019: Fans guide to attending practices

By: Kyle Fredrickson

Questions and answers for fans interested in attending Broncos training camp. Which practices are open to the public? The Broncos are hosting 19 open practices: 18 at the team facility in Dove Valley and one at Broncos Stadium. Thursday, July 18 — 9:15 a.m.-noon Friday, July 19 — 9:15 a.m.-noon...

We could see the first 60-homer season since 2001

By: Neil Greenberg

There are few milestones in baseball that inspire more excitement than the possibility of a player hitting 60 home runs in a season. There are just eight of those campaigns on the books — Babe Ruth (60 in 1927), Roger Maris (61 in 1961), Mark McGwire (70 in 1998, 65...

“Lindsey Vonn: The Final Season” captured in upcoming HBO documentary

By: John Meyer

Lindsey Vonn’s ill-fated final season as a ski racer will be showcased in a feature length HBO documentary coming in November. A camera crew from Wyoming-based Teton Gravity Research was embedded with Vonn in a severely abbreviated season as she fell short in pursuit of Ingemar Stenmark’s all-time record for...

10 essentials every hiker should carry in their backpack

By: The Know

The Colorado Mountain Club recommends all hikers carry the following items in their backpacks: Navigation tools (map and compass) Headlamp Hydration Nutrition (CMC recommends bringing extra in case you are caught on the mountain overnight) Sun protection (hat or cap, sunglasses, sunscreen) Insulation First aid items Repair kit Fire starter...