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Would it be the worst thing in the world if the Avs traded Nathan MacKinnon? If you just fainted and fell back in your chair, I apologize. The Avs are rumored to be trying to move Matt Duchene and Gabe Landeskog. That’s fine. But the asking price is reportedly very high, which is also fine. Joe Sakic should be…...

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In this week's Just My Take, John Reidy takes a look at the marriage between Walt Weiss and the Colorado Rockies and decides it's a relationship that ultimately needs to end.

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John Reidy drops his weekly column and turns his ire towards college football as he builds his argument as to why it sucks.

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If Pokemon Go was so nerdy that every sports media member in the state had to Tweet about it, then what do you call Denver Broncos training camp? BSN Denver's John Reidy is at it again with Just My Take!

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It was a pretty good week for Denver sports fans. The brief Dwyane Wade saga, a thrilling, whirlwind couple of days. The excitement was ultimately terminated with him signing in Chicago, but it was great drama. Did you notice that? I said “Denver sports” fans, not Nuggets fans. Nuggets fans enjoyed the minutiae of the draft a few weeks…...

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John Reidy explores if Broncos fans will be forced to boo Von Miller as his contract negotiations linger on.

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John Reidy's weekly series "Just my take" explores the justified growing paranoia around the country and how it relates to sports.

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John Reidy provides a cautionary message for Broncos Country urging to appreciate what the Denver Broncos have done to reach the AFC Championship game against the New England Patriots.

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Ask 20 hockey fans the same question and you’ll get 20 different answers. While most sports fans are an argumentative bunch, hockey fans stand on the shoulders of giants in that department. One thing Colorado Avalanche fans can agree on however is that the team is not very good. But where the dividing line comes crashing down is what…...

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It’s hard to knock a team that’s won two games at the start of a long road trip, but I’m going to. And it’s not hard to find the irony in the fact that the Colorado Avalanche is playing at Coors Field this February because they might as well be the Colorado Rockies up to this point. With loads…...

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We don’t really pay our veterans and active military members respect for their service, we pay them lip service. We thank them for profusely for serving and make big showy displays of our appreciation as they go off to die in horrible places so we can enjoy sports on Sundays and eat pizza with cheese in the crust and…...

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“A house divided against itself cannot stand” – Abraham Lincoln, 1858 In his famous “House Divided” speech Abraham Lincoln delivered in 1858, a pre-Civil War speech in reference to the topic of slavery, he made it clear that the nation would not stay intact unless the issue could be resolved.  As far as we know, the Broncos as a…...

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The thin air in the Mile High city is making writers forget how to do their job correctly. Or it’s that we are too high up and sports scribes can’t get a good gauge on what’s going on in the sports world in Denver. Either way, the lazy, half-baked hatchet jobs being done on your Denver sports teams become…...

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There’s a big party happening and you’re invited. Regular people just like you are making money playing fantasy sports. But how long will this party last? Daily Fantasy Sports is a rockin’ but the jack-booted government thugs are starting to come a knockin’. Americans just want to gamble in peace and not worry about the government cracking down on…...

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When Deadspin releases its annual Why Your Team Sucks series featuring an evisceration of all 32 NFL teams, you can either take the news with a smile or you can get upset. The fans who root for perennial losers like the Raiders, Redskins and Jaguars can expect no quarter as their teams are disemboweled for our enjoyment. But if you root for a…...

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Fantasy football draft season is upon us. Soon you will be gathering with your friends and enemies to draft a fake football team that will mean more to you than any crisis currently facing the United States. Fantasy drafts are great fun and a time for comradery and competition. But there always seems to be the same people that gravitate toward this…...

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While most Denver sports fans are broiling in the summer heat and thinking about the Denver Broncos, I’m thinking about ice and cold and the Colorado Avalanche. But one thing has left me steamed: The high cost of attending the Stadium Series game being held at Coors Field February 27th, featuring the Avs and the hated Detroit Red Wings. $450. That’s what…...

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Rockies fans want to send star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki to the All-Star game being played in Cincinnati on July 14th. His fate is currently being decided by a fan vote but there may be more at stake than just another rote appearance by the four-time All-Star. Tulowitzki has had a pretty decent year and it’s been far better than the disabled list…...

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