Chris Mortensen

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2014

    Adrian Dater, Denver Post Hockey Writer, Suspended for Tweeting "P*ssy"

    The Colorado Avalanche season is gearing up after a resurgence under coach Patrick Roy -- but Adrian Dater, who covers the beat for the Denver Post, won't be doing so until later this month. He's been suspended for two weeks without pay for sending a tweet that included the word "pussy." Continue fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2011

    NFL free agency rumors you won't find anywhere else

    One of this year's top free agents, Nnamdi Asomugha knows where the best sports rumors come from.​If the NFL lockout bored you, never fear. The perfect antidote is here: a free agency fury as teams sign, cut and trade players madly to adjust their rosters in time for the season. What would usu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2011

    Kyle Orton trade: Would Vikings give Broncos enough to get mentor for Christian Ponder?

    Kyle Orton.​Kyle Orton may be a dead quarterback walking in the view of many Broncos backers, but he's become one the NFL's most sought-after trade targets. Miami fans want him, and now, multiple reports suggest the Vikings might be interested in him, too. But will Minnesota give up enough to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2010

    Tim Tebow obsession makes ESPN's Chris Mortensen a puppet and the MSM stupid

    Tim Tebow and friend.​Rounding up Denver blog posts three at a time. In a Mile High Report fan post, Orange and Blue offers the 846th reason why he hates the mainstream media: Rather than ESPN's Chris Mortensen talking about the Broncos in general, "the only thing that gets air time is our 3r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2009

    Denver Broncos' opening-day starter: Ingle Martin?

    Coming in to the 2009 season, the Denver Broncos seemed set at the quarterback position. (Pause for peals of laughter.) Now, things are considerably more unsettled -- sort of like passengers on the Titanic. As you may have heard, Jay Cutler is gone; Kyle Orton, the man traded from Chicago for Sweet ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2007

    Adrian Dater's Anti-ESPN Rant

    The June 28 Message column features excerpts from an anti-ESPN screed Denver Post sports writer Adrian Dater put on the newspaper’s blog, and his superiors quickly removed. Fortunately, a keen-eyed reader saved the text before it disappeared entirely. Below, feast on Dater’s entire piece, which ... More >>

  • News

    June 28, 2007

    Adrian Dater Flames ESPN

    There is a limit to freedom of speech for this hockey scribe.