Guarding point guards, shooting guards, small forwards and power forwards, versatile swingman Andre Iguodala gave the Nuggets everything they hoped for as he anchored a defense that finished in second in steals and third in blocked shots in 2012-13.
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It was 10 minutes until dawn. And this son of two billionaires had yet to go to bed. But, contrary to the stereotype, Josh Kroenke was not sipping champagne from the shoe of a Hollywood starlet.
For the seventh consecutive season, Western State Colorado University placed in the top half of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference All-Sports Cup competition. The Mountaineers used great performances by cross country, track and field and wrestling to propel them to the seventh overall position.
Mind-boggling. That’s how Nuggets executive Masai Ujiri described the snubbing of Andre Iguodala, who wasn’t named to either the NBA’s first or second team all-defense. Advanced stats and the old-fashioned eye test both prove that the Nuggets guard is an elite defender, but he was left off the teams, voted upon by the 30 NBA coaches. “It’s mind-boggling to me,” Ujiri said in a statement to The...
CU's Tad Boyle was named a court coach for the 2013 USA Basketball Men's World University Games training camp.
After four weeks of renovations, Moby Arena's updated court is now complete. The early response has been overwhelmingly positive.
Many smart people in the NBA consider Andre Iguodala to be an elite defender. Advanced stats explained as much. But the Nuggets guard didn’t crack the NBA’s first team or even second team for all-defense. Released on Monday, Dre finished with the most votes of any player not on the two teams (16). The NBA coaches vote on the teams. Here’s the NBA’s press release: Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony...
Attacking the rim with his quickness and making defenses pay for leaving him open on the perimeter, Ty Lawson averaged 20.3 points and 7.0 assists while shooting .506 from the field while helping the Nuggets go 25-6.
Lunch Special: Each weekday near noontime, a Denver Post sports writer dares to dish. In this installment, Tom Kensler sizes up Tad Boyle's latest recruiting class for CU basketball.
DENVER - Metropolitan State University of Denver announced multi-year contracts for men's basketball coach Derrick Clark and women's basketball coach Tanya Haave on Monday. Both coaches have agreed to 3-year contracts with a university option for two additional years.