Here are your Mile High Links for Friday, February 14th.
Avalanche center Paul Stastny scored two goals for Team USA as they defeated Slovakia’s National team by the final score of 7-1. Stastny and Team USA will resume tournament play Saturday morning against Team Russia. – Mile High Maniac
Semyon Varlamov and Team Russia would defeat Slovenia by the final score of 5-2. Varly would stop 12-of-14 saves in the winning effort. As noted above, they will take on Team USA Saturday morning. – The Denver Post
Montee Ball stated he wants the ball every time next year and wants to start for the Denver Broncos. ”I think I’m going to have a great offseason, and I’m going to have a better season next year for sure.” It’s not known if Denver is going to make an attempt at resigning Knowshon Moreno, but Ball could be the guy moving forward for John Elway‘s Broncos. – The Denver Post
Denver Nuggets first-half recap; a look at what went right and what went wrong. Also, why assessing rookie head Brian Shaw this season would be simply unfair to him. – Mile High Maniac
Nuggets shooting guard Randy Foye looks to take advantage of the All-Star Break. Foye was so hobbled, he said “making simple moves, not even like jumping, but just making cuts and just twisting my ankle or my hamstring feeling like it’s about to pull. The break, it’s time to rest.” – The Denver Post
Could Michael Cuddyer bat in the two-slot for the Colorado Rockies? It is very likely. It reminds me of when we had Ellis there,” Weiss said. “I talked to (Cuddyer) about it this winter. I like the idea of having such a powerful hitter there when the lineup turns over. Cuddy is a proven run producer.” – Rox Pile
Root Sports Rocky Mounain released their schedule for the 2014 Rockies regular season games. The package includes 150 regular season games and 6 Spring Training Games. – Rox Pile