Here are your Mile High Links for Thursday, February 13th.
Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog recorded an assist in Sweden’s win over the Czech Republic on Wednesday. The assist came on the goal from Henrik Zetterberg in the 51st second of the second period as Sweden took the win, 4-2. – ESPN
The Denver Broncos extended Executive Vice President of Football Operations John Elway to a three-year contract extension Wednesday. They would also add the title of General Manager to Elway’s role. – Mile High Maniac
The Denver Broncos lost offensive assistant Jim Bob Cooter who just spent one season as an assistant for the Broncos to accept a role with the Detroit Lions. – The Denver Post
The Denver Nuggets suffered their fourth-straight loss last night at the hands of the Minnesota Timberwolves, 117-90. Denver will resume play after the All-Star Break against the Phoenix Suns. – Mile High Maniac
Brian Shaw will leave the trades up to general manager Tim Connelly, assistant general manager Arturas Karnisovas, and team president Josh Kroenke. Says he will just concentrate on coaching the players he has right now. – Denver Post
Here are some spring training spotlights to keep an eye on in the next couple of months.