George Karl in Denver Blogs: Another year of dealing with J.R. Smith

Three Denver blogs for the price of one.

Nate Timmons at Denver Stiffs calls the $4.5 million, one-year contract extension the Nuggets just gave coach George Karl a "no brainer." Agreed. Just hope he doesn't lose his head and kill J.R. Smith.

Becca Blond at the Colorado Independent writes that while gubernatorial candidate John Hickenlooper waffles about what stand to take on global warming, Glacier National Park is losing its namesakes. Guess they can't take the heat.

Chris at the Denver Infill blog thinks that our fair city has a shortage of "open space as destination." Where will the buffalo roam?

KEEP WESTWORD FREE... Since we started Westword, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Denver, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
Contact: Michael Roberts