>>Rockies Blank Nationals, Set For NL West Tiebreaker
(Denver, CO) — Charlie Blackmon hit for the cycle as the Rockies blanked the Nationals 12-0 at Coors Field. The Rox finish the regular season tied for the NL West lead with the Dodgers, and will face them in a divisional tiebreaker today in LA. Nolan Arenado homered twice for Colorado, while Tyler Anderson and two relievers combined on a five-hit shutout.
>>Rockies Meet Dodgers Today For Division
(Los Angeles, CA) — The NL West Division title is on the line later this afternoon when the Rockies take on the Dodgers in a tiebreaker game in LA. The winner takes home the division crown and advances to the NL Division Series. The loser will play in the NL wild card game.
>>Broncos Battle Chiefs On MNF
(Denver, CO) — The Broncos clash with the Kansas City Chiefs in an AFC West matchup on Monday Night Football at Mile High. The Broncos are looking to bounce back from a Week Three loss at Baltimore. Denver won home games over Seattle and Oakland to start the year. The Broncos have lost five in a row to the Chiefs going back to 2015. KC is 3-and-0.
>>Nuggets Sink Lakers
(San Diego, CA) — The Nuggets ruined LeBron James Lakers’ debut with a 124-107 preseason win in San Diego. Jamal Murray tallied 18 points for Denver. The teams meet again tomorrow in LA.
>>Avs Open Regular Season Thursday
(Denver, CO) — The Avalanche open up the regular season on Thursday night hosting the Minnesota Wild at the Pepsi Center. The Avs wrapped up preseason play 3-and-3 following a 6-5 win in Dallas yesterday.
>>Buffaloes Jump Into Rankings
(Boulder, CO) — The Colorado Buffaloes are jumping into this week’s Top-25 Coaches’ Poll. The Buffs are ranked 22nd after moving to 4-and-0 on the season with Friday’s 38-16 rout of UCLA. CU hosts Arizona State this Saturday. In other local college football action, Colorado State fell to 1-and-4 with a 35-19 home loss to Illinois State. The Rams visit San Jose State this Saturday.