Tommy Wood and Sam Routhier preview the upcoming NBA playoffs, and consider some obstacles for the league’s top teams.
The Big Leagues
Colorado managed one win in its first home series of the young season over the weekend. By Jake Mauff
Tommy Wood and Sam Routhier return for a fresh edition of The Association, the CU Independent’s NBA podcast. Topics include D’Angelo Russell’s leaked video of Nick Young, Russell Westbrook versus Reggie Jackson, and the Cleveland Cavaliers’ issues on and off the court heading into the playoffs.
Here’s some takes and areas of interest as the Rox prepare for their season opener against the Arizona Diamondbacks on April 4. By Justin Guerierro
The Detroit Pistons retired Chauncey Billups’ No. 1 jersey this past week. By Olivia Butrymovich
Super Bowl 50 could be Manning’s last NFL game, but does he deserve a hero’s departure? Justin Guerriero and Jake Mauff debate whether he’s earned it.
The Broncos paraded through Denver on Tuesday afternoon to bring the Lombardi Trophy back home. By Jake Mauff
Eric McCready, a CU football alumn, is a football coach at Fairview High School and a ball boy for the Super Bowl-bound Broncos. By Olivia Butrymovich
Cannon Casey and Kevin Pankow debate which side of the ball, offense or defense, will be more important for the Broncos in Super Bowl 50.
What to look for when Tom Brady and the Patriots come to Denver to take on the Broncos for a chance at the Super Bowl. By Jared Funk-Breay