Newhook scores on birthday, Avalanche beat Blues 4-2

Alex Newhook scored on his birthday for the second straight season, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the St. Louis Blues 4-2 for their seventh win in eight games.

Embiid scores 47 as 76ers beat Jokic, Nuggets 126-119

Joel Embiid won the battle of MVP candidates with 47 points and 18 rebounds as the Philadelphia 76ers extended their winning streak to seven games with a 126-119 win over Nikola Jokic and the Denver Nuggets.

Harkless scores 28, leads UNLV past Wyoming 86-72

Led by Elijah Harkless' 28 points, the UNLV Rebels defeated the Wyoming Cowboys 86-72.

Jokic returns with triple-double, Nuggets top Pelicans 99-98

Nikola Jokic capped a 25-point, 11-rebound, 10-assist performance in his return from hamstring tightness with a go-ahead floater in the paint with 16.9 seconds left, and the Denver Nuggets escaped with a 99-98 victory over the undermanned Pelicans.

Avs spoil Kuemper's return, top Caps 3-2 as Bednar sets mark

Artturi Lehkonen, Andrew Cogliano and Alex Newhook scored against former teammate Darcy Kuemper and the surging Colorado Avalanche held off the Washington Capitals 3-2 on Tuesday night to give coach Jared Bednar his franchise-record 266th victory.

da Silva, Simpson's 3 help Colorado top Washington St. 58-55

Tristan da Silva scored 27 points on 11-of-13 shooting, KJ Simpson hit a straight-away 3-pointer in the closing seconds and Colorado beat Washington State 58-55.

Gilgeous-Alexander hits winner, lifts Thunder past Nuggets

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander banked in a decisive 8-foot jumper with 9.2 seconds remaining and finished with 34 points as the Oklahoma City Thunder snapped Denver’s league-leading nine-game win streak and beat the Nuggets 101-99.

MacKinnon lifts Avalanche past Kraken 2-1 in SO

Nathan MacKinnon scored the only goal of the shootout and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Seattle Kraken 2-1 for their season-high fifth straight win.

Reynolds and Wyoming take down Colorado State 58-57

Noah Reynolds scored 17 points to lead Wyoming and secured the win with a free throw with two seconds remaining as the Cowboys took down Colorado State 58-57.

Murray gets 1st career triple-double, Nuggets rout Pacers

amal Murray got his first career triple-double and the Denver Nuggets extended their winning streak to nine games by beating the Indiana Pacers 134-111 without Nikola Jokic.

Rantanen leads Avalanche to 4-1 win over Canucks

Mikko Rantanen had a goal and an assist, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-1 for their fourth straight victory.

Broncos' have six down, two to go in head coach interviews

The Denver Broncos are nearing the end of their interviews for their head coaching vacancy.

Jokic leads Nuggets past Blazers for 14th straight home win

Nikola Jokic had 36 points as part of his 13th triple-double of the season to offset a 44-point performance from Damian Lillard, and the Denver Nuggets won their 14th straight home game by topping the Portland Trail Blazers 122-113.

Red Sox trade Seabold to Rockies for player to be named

The Boston Red Sox have traded right-hander Connor Seabold to the Colorado Rockies for a player to be named or cash.

Makar, MacKinnon each score twice as Avs beat Red Wings 6-3

Cale Makar and Nathan MacKinnon each scored twice as the Colorado Avalanche notched their ninth straight win over Detroit by beating the Red Wings 6-3 on Monday.

Jokic's late 3 lifts Nuggets past Magic 119-116

Nikola Jokic hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1.2 seconds remaining, capping his 12th triple-double of the season, and the Denver Nuggets won their 13th in a row at home by beating the Orlando Magic 119-116.

Avalanche rout Senators 7-0 after losing 7 of 8 games

Mikko Rantanen, Artturi Lehkonen and Alex Newhook each scored twice, Pavel Francouz made 29 saves for his first shutout of the season and the Colorado Avalanche routed the Ottawa Senators 7-0 on Saturday night.

Nuggets beat Clippers 115-103 for 5th straight win

Jamal Murray scored 24 points, Michael Porter Jr. added 22 points and the Denver Nuggets beat the Los Angeles Clippers 115-103 for their fifth straight win.

Stanley Cup champion Avalanche search for way out of rut

The defending Stanley Cup champion Colorado Avalanche are currently on the outside of the playoff picture at the halfway point of the season.

Formann scores 21, Colorado women beat No. 14 Arizona 72-65

Frida Formann made five 3-pointers and scored 21 points, Aaronette Vonleh had 14 points and nine rebounds and Colorado beat No. 14 Arizona 72-65.

GICC uses paint points to hold off Aurora 50-38

GICC uses paint points to hold off Aurora 50-38

Hastings College Foundation chooses alum as next executive director

Hastings College Foundation chooses alum as next executive director

St. Michael’s students volunteer as part of Catholic Schools Week in Hastings

St. Michael’s students volunteer as part of Catholic Schools Week in Hastings

Crypto companies find cheap energy in Nebraska

Crypto companies find cheap energy in Nebraska

Wind chill advisory until tomorrow morning

Wind chill advisory until tomorrow morning

Beatrice splits Tuesday doubleheader with rival Titans

Beatrice splits Tuesday doubleheader with rival Titans

Hatcliff claims third GPAC Player of the Week award

Hatcliff claims third GPAC Player of the Week award

Rosters set for 2023 Northeast Nebraska All Star Football Classic

Rosters set for 2023 Northeast Nebraska All Star Football Classic

Scottsbluff, Gering wrestling teams finish strong in road tournaments over the weekend

Scottsbluff, Gering wrestling teams finish strong in road tournaments over the weekend

Weight throw records fall at Chadron State meet

Weight throw records fall at Chadron State meet