Goalies aren't exactly known for fighting. But as you can see by some of the many videos on view below, Patrick Roy, among the best players to ever wear a Colorado Avalanche sweater, wasn't afraid to throw down.
He'll need that bare-knuckle passion now that he's finally accepted the job as the Avs' ... More >>
We're memorializing Denver blog posts.
South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels fears Kroenke Entertainment may be okay with essentially swapping Nuggets exec Masai Ujiri for new Avalanche coach Patrick Roy.
Colorado Pols: Steve Laffey exits the clown car.
Denver Frank presents a pie with an attitude.
It's an all-sports edition of Denver blogs.
Mile High Hockey's Steve House on rumors that Patrick Roy will be named to coach the Avs.
Purple Row's Bryan Kilpatrick likes what he sees from Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado.
Mile High Report's Bronco Mike on Rahim Moore coming to grips with mista ... More >>
Denver blog posts surf, even if Charlie don't.
Colorado Pols thinks even Dawson didn't cry as much as Republicans did during the 2013 legislative session.
At Mile High Mamas, Stephanie Sprenger shares memories of those times that called for an un-fun mommy.
Mile High Hockey's Sandie Gauthier thin ... More >>
Whenever the Broncos make a big move, there's always debate. Was drafting Tim Tebow in the first round an unbelievably stupid decision? (There's still plenty of disagreement about this one.) Was paying huge money to Peyton Manning right after neck surgery an unnecessary risk? (It's worked out pretty ... More >>
Last night, the Nuggets scored big in the NBA draft, landing North Carolina guard Ty Lawson without giving away a key player. But now comes word, from Denver Post hockey expert Adrian Dater, that the Colorado Avalanche, which has the number three pick in tonight's NHL draft, might shr ... More >>
New Colorado Avalanche coach Joe Sacco in an image from the Avs' website.
The Colorado Avalanche didn't wait long after the sacking of beleaguered good-guy coach Tony Granato to name his replacement. Yesterday, the team introduced new head man Joe Sacco, who most recently helmed the Lake Erie Monst ... More >>
Photo by Soren McCartyThe Conchords in flight.
Did they play "Albi the Racist Dragon?"
Today in Backbeat Online:
• Over the weekend: Flight of the Conchords at Red Rocks.
• Moving Pictures: the Sexy Convicts, Lyin' Bitch, the Get Down, Vitamins, the Swayback, Ian Cooke, Young Coyotes.
• Over ... More >>
The Colorado Avs managed to work their way back onto the first pages of sports sections in recent days by leaking info about a meeting between legendary goalie Patrick Roy and Avs president Pierre Lacroix, presumably spurred by the open general manager position -- and the excitement th ... More >>
Photo by Jon SolomonGene Ween, music machine.
Welcome to the working week.
Today in Backbeat Online:
• Over the weekend: Gene Ween at the Walnut Room and b.side in Boulder.
• Rumors of Tickle Me Pink's breakup completely unfounded.
• Wentworth Kersey gives away new CD at St. Mark's.
• Tech ... More >>
A Flickr photoAvs coach Tony Granato looking unhappy.
The Colorado Avalanche ended their 2008-2009 season in appropriate fashion, winding up on the short end of a 1-0 loss to the St. Louis Blues -- and a sidebar about the game by Denver Post hockey scribe Adrian Dater is freighted with symbolism ab ... More >>