Stories by Pat Graham

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Gatlin sets meet record in 200-meter victory

EUGENE, Ore. - Justin Gatlin breezed to the 200-meter title in the U.S. championship in a meet-record 19.57 seconds Sunday.
By Pat Graham

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Hardee among top dogs

Fully healthy, Trey Hardee is a big favorite at the U.S. championships this week in Eugene, Ore.
By Pat Graham

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Data leading to shift in defensive strategy in baseball

The Rockies are among the teams utilizing the shift more often this season, relying on analytics to be more aggressive on defense.
By Pat Graham

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Ex-American downhill skier Johnson is suffering after stroke

Most days are a struggle for American downhill great Bill Johnson as he rests in bed at an assisted living facility in Gresham, Ore., watching his favorite television shows.
By Pat Graham

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Shaw out as Nuggets coach

DENVER - The Denver Nuggets fired coach Brian Shaw after 1½ seasons, with the team at 20-39 and on a six-game losing streak.
By Pat Graham

Friday, Feb. 13, 2015

Ligety makes world championships history

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. - A remarkable final run slid Ted Ligety right into the record books.
By Pat Graham

Monday, Feb. 9, 2015

Maze earns third medal at worlds

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. - Tina Maze captured gold in the Alpine combined, earning her third medal of the world championships when Lindsey Vonn failed to finish.
By Pat Graham

Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015

Miller's run over almost before it starts

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. - Bode Miller had surgery to fix a torn right hamstring tendon he suffered in a super-G crash and will miss the rest of the world championships.
By Pat Graham

Monday, Feb. 2, 2015

Vonn favorite in speed events at worlds

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. - Lindsey Vonn is treating the world championships in her hometown almost like her Olympics. The ones she missed because of a knee that required two surgeries.
By Pat Graham

Friday, Jan. 2, 2015

Miller is running out of time for world championships

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. — At this point, Bode Miller, 37, is unsure when he will race again. It simply depends on how quickly his back responds to treatment and training.
By Pat Graham

Friday, Dec. 26, 2014

Colorado State continues to surprise

FORT COLLINS, Colo. - The cohesion was instant at Colorado State, even with all the transfers and junior college additions.
By Pat Graham

Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014

New OT rules being tested in AHL could help limit shootouts

DENVER — This rookie just might be called up from the American Hockey League after catching everyone’s attention in an impressive debut. Sorry, though, it’s not the next Sidney Crosby, but a ...
By Pat Graham

Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014

Bobo introduced as Colorado State coach

FORT COLLINS, Colo. - Only once did Mike Bobo accidentally refer to his old place when he meant his new one.
By Pat Graham

Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014

Austrian turns back clock

ASPEN, Colo. - Nicole Hosp, of Austria, raced to her first World Cup victory since 2008 with a powerful final slalom run Sunday and American Mikaela Shiffrin struggled to a fifth-place finish.
By Pat Graham

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014

Vonn, Miller trying to work their way back

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. - Her right knee finally free of pain, Lindsey Vonn is actually considering moving up her return to racing. In pain because of a bulging disk in his back, Bode Miller is ...
By Pat Graham

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014

Manning leads Broncos past Chargers

DENVER - Peyton Manning threw three touchdown passes to Emmanuel Sanders and the Denver Broncos beat the San Diego Chargers 35-21 on Thursday night.
By Pat Graham

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Training for marathon helps Haitians cope with struggles

Five Haitian runners - three men, two women - recently spent a few days in Boulder, Colo., working out with two-time U.S. Olympic distance runner Alan Culpepper in hopes of running in the New York ...
By Pat Graham

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Attacks in homeland weigh on Israeli team

DENVER - Israeli forward Noach Miller is leading his team on quite a run at the world lacrosse championships, even if his mind is thousands of miles away.
By Pat Graham

Friday, May 23, 2014

Hitters continue to eye new tricks for improving vision

The old baseball adage used to be "see ball, hit ball." Really, though, it's more like "see ball, recognize and identify the pitch, figure out if it's worth taking a swing at and then hit ball."
By Pat Graham

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Morneau fills void nicely for Rockies

Justin Morneau insists he's not trying to replace the retired Todd Helton in Colorado, only "do the things I'm capable of doing."
By Pat Graham
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Former ANIC chief up for housing, development job

The former head of the struggling Augusta Neighborhood Improvement Corp. turned up Wednesday on Augusta's list of four finalists to head the Augusta Housing and Community Development department.
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