This year's Best of Denver celebrates lots of great things about the Mile High City, including the top sports stars, teams and coaches. Below, we've gathered together a photo-illustrated list of the winners who had us cheering the loudest, complete with the original Best of Denver items and your pi ... More >>
As Westword's Ask the Bartender columnist, I've talked with many bartenders for Cafe Society's "Behind the Bar" series, posing numerous questions to Denver's top bartenders...and often receiving the same answers: "I love chartreuse," or "I'm really into smoked cocktails/barrel aging/bottled cocktail ... More >>
Eyeing freedom.Before the Independence Bowl last week in Shreveport, the Air Force falcon was released for a bit of pre-game wing stretching. The mascot had bigger things than a stadium circuit in mind. Namely a tour of downtown, where he was found hours later thanks to a tracking device. We ... More >>
Once the laughingstock of high school football, the Nederland Panthers have climbed the mountain. If only they could stay there.
For African refugees, soccer is more than just a game.
Mentoring programs complain about the lack of adult males. So one took a chance on Marc Plaskie.
Thunder in the Rockies is ready to exhaust riders.
Murderball, a doc about quad rugby players, absolutely kills.
The Colorado Fourteeners Initiative carves out a good time.
Western State seeks to save its ski team with a dash for private cash.
As college teams bowl for dolors, Shanahan keeps burning.
Other schools do the math as Metro State calculates the cost of subtracting athletics.
The Johnson & Wales recipe for success includes a fresh-baked sports program.
The Colorado Rush changed the rules of youth soccer -- and stomped the opposition.
An estranged father and son find something in common: their kidneys.
Colorado sports went on a downhill slide in '99.
Denver now has two pro soccer teams. What could possibly be the goal here?