Mike Haynes, as seen in a 2004 photo by Brett Amole. Among the more distressing things about the Colorado Avalanche's mediocre season to date -- the team's currently last in the Northwest Division, a whopping 18 points beyond first-place Calgary -- is the precipitous decline in Altitude TV broadcas ... More >>
The Colorado Avalanche season starts tonight.
From the week of September 29, 2005
The new, tastier Downtown Aquarium opens with some mouth-watering temptation.
Classic Avalanche games on Altitude
Fans chill as pro hockey pucks up.
Canada's Sam Roberts is determined to rock the Lower 48.
Fifty bands. Ten stages. Five bucks. Be there.
On the Mike
Blue Sky Grill
Simplicity was one of Hanson's virtues -- until that last supper got away.
To Bill, with love
Consider this your final exam on the past year. Cheating is encouraged, bribes will be accepted -- and grades will be posted at City Hall.
Girls are no longer iced out of competitive hockey.
The rejuvenated Avs look like the real thing in the Pepsi Center.
Losing two superstars would trigger an Avalanche slide.
Local musicians learn to play ball in a town that prefers sports to songs.
So you think you know hockey, eh? Here's a quiz to see if you Av half a brain.
Civic Center Park
Despite a time-out for terror, 2001's roster was full.
The Colorado Performing Arts Festival is fun and free.
Dumbo and dumber
The Unsers honor Father's Day with their shared passion for auto racing.
Fox Sports Net wants to beat local TV stations at their own game.
Ray Bourque and Dave Andreychuk
Bob Hartley Colorado Avalanche
The first nation of hockey won't be taking home the Stanley Cup this year.
Jake Schroeder raises a flag for Opie Gone Bad.
Colorado sports went on a downhill slide in '99.
The most important events in Denver sporting history.
Denver says goodbye to its winning ways.
Colorado's Ocean Journey is banking on expensive special effects to drive home its conservationist message.