Jake Shapiro

Jake Shapiro is a sports analyst for DenverSports.com. Shap also works as an adjunct sports media professor at his alma mater, the University of Colorado-Boulder. Previously, Jake worked at the Denver Post in breaking news and has covered the Colorado Buffaloes, Rapids and Rockies for years. You can follow Shap on Twitter at @Shapalicious.

New doc details how Nuggets star Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf was blackballed

The Denver Nuggets' third-overall pick in the 1990 NBA Draft, Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf was ahead of his time, now you can see why in a documentary
32 minutes ago

The new is here!

Sean Payton isn’t a tyrant but can his booting of Team 3 fix Russell Wilson and eventually crown the Broncos kings of the AFC West?
3 hours ago

Dick Monfort makes his mediocre mission clear as he ridicules KC Royals

It's easy to make fun of the Colorado Rockies' Interstate-70 compatriots Kansas City Royals, it's what Dick Monfort did
1 day ago

Nuggets have been hurt by the refs more than any other team in basketball

If it feels like Denver gets a bad whistle, there's a reason; ia recently released report revealed they're on the wrong end of the most bad calls
1 day ago

Broncos to hire longtime Sean Payton player to coach offensive line

Denver has their man to rebuild the Broncos upfront, Sean Payton is expected to bring in Zach Strief to coach the offensive line
1 day ago

CU Buffs Deion Sanders and family star in Super Bowl commercial

The new head coach of the Colorado Buffaloes already crashed the College Football Championship and he'll be crashing the Super Bowl too
4 days ago

DeMeco Ryans disses the Denver Broncos as he takes Texans job

The former top candidate for the head coaching job with the Broncos, Ryans, not only thanked Denver but somewhat took a shot at them
5 days ago

Nikola Jokic didn’t lose the NBA MVP in January, he only got better

The back-to-back NBA MVP still ranks as the favorite in many to repeat and now the league just named him the Player of the Month for January
5 days ago

Avalanche jack up playoff ticket prices, gouge fans after title

As the prices of eggs, health insurance and just about everything else increase due to corporate greed, KSE is following suit with Avs tickets
5 days ago

Buffs land former four-star Crimson Tide linebacker in Signing Day surprise

The Colorado Buffaloes made a somewhat unexpected splash on Wednesday's Signing Day, getting Demouy Kennedy to announce his commitment
6 days ago

Lil Wayne stunned by CU’s lockeroom as Coach Prime offers late night tour

Lil Wayne toured and was blown away by parts of Colorado's football headquarters on the eve of signing day, getting a look from Deion Sanders
6 days ago

Nuggets get back on track against Pelicans, make no Bones about it

The Denver Nuggets Tuesday night xx-xx win over the New Orleans Pelicans was done basically without Bones Hyland
7 days ago

Former Rockies outfielder Dexter Fowler calls it a career

The best switch hitter in Rockies history is called it a career on Tuesday, Fowler shared on social media that he is retiring from baseball
7 days ago

Broncos trade for coach Sean Payton, task him with working his magic

An offensive mastermind, Sean Payton will now try to get the Denver Broncos to the playoffs for the first time since their Super Bowl 50 win
7 days ago

Nuggets’ Bones Hyland to play in 2023’s NBA Rising Stars Game

For the second straight season Bones Hyland will be a part of All-Star Weekend
7 days ago

Colorado Rockies owner Dick Monfort’s five most memorable quotes

Recent Dick Monfort comments about the Colorado Rockies, got us thinking, what are the most memorable things the club's owner has said
8 days ago

Report: Latest Broncos “No. 1 choice” DeMeco Ryans turns down Denver

DeMeco Ryans will not be the 20th head coach of the Denver Broncos, he is expected to become the next leader of the Texans
8 days ago

Broncos desperately flew to Michigan for one more run at Jim Harbaugh

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Broncos ownership flew to Ann Arbor this past week and was once again fooled by Michigan's Jim Harbaugh
10 days ago

Broncos worst case scenario could play out, DeMeco Ryans may say no

49ers defensive coordinator DeMeco Ryans is the top head coaching candidate for the Denver Broncos and now the Houston Texans too
11 days ago

Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic voted an All-Star starter for third-straight year

Nikola Jokic is headed to Salt Lake City next month, voted an NBA All-Star starter for the third-straight year
12 days ago

First coach is off the board as early Broncos candidate takes Panthers job

Frank Reich is headed back to where it all began; Carolina—the Panthers first ever quarterback will now lead them as head coach
12 days ago

Kyle Shanahan endorses DeMeco Ryans as he lurks for Broncos job

Kyle Shanahan, the head coach of the 49ers and one-time coaching candidate for Denver, had kind words about his coordinator DeMeco Ryans
13 days ago

Joel Klatt expects Deion Sanders’ CU Buffs to compete for playoff soon

Former Buffs quarterback turned star commentator Joel Klatt sees a path and laid it out on his college football podcast on Monday
15 days ago

Rumor: Nuggets could be on the good end of a coming Tim Connelly trade

Another transaction featuring Tim Connelly and the Denver Nuggets could be coming, the team is supposedly eyeing big man Naz Reid
15 days ago