Grading the Week: Jerami Grant left Tim Connelly at the altar, but who could’ve seen someone choosing Detroit over Denver?

If we’re ranking professional sports executives in the Denver metro, there’s a clear 1A and 1B. The Avalanche’s Joe Sakic and the Nuggets’ Tim Connelly have constructed exactly the sort of slow, measured builds that produce stable, long-term contenders. Both franchises are set up for years of relevance, and both did it the right way — identifying and developing talent

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From the Archives, 1983: ASIS botches training drill at the Sheraton Hotel

First published in The Age on December 1, 1983 Anti-terrorist drill goes wrong – five held Victorian police arrested five heavily armed men in the city last night after an anti-terrorist operation went wrong at the Sheraton Hotel in Spring Street. Police last night released few details of the arrests, but one policeman said a man had told detectives that

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The incredible story of how the Buffer brothers Michael and Bruce met and became multi-millionaire boxing and UFC icons

BOXING and UFC would not be the same without the Buffer Brothers' famous introductions. But the road to the top for the iconic multi-millionaire announcers was an amazing one as the siblings did not know the other existed until much later in life. Michael, 75, is world famous for his legendary'LET'S GET READY TO RUMBLE' catch phrase and will be

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The Flight Attendant fans left 'with their heads in their hands' at Kaley Cuoco's character's 'dumb' decisions

THE FLIGHT Attendant’s fans are left “with their heads in their hands” at Kaley Cuoco’s character’s “dumb and erratic” decisions.  The eight-part series, based on Chris Bohjalian’s 2018 novel of the same name, sees Cassie, played by Cuoco, wake up in a Bangkok hotel room with her one-night stand Alex lying dead next to her.  But it’s what Cassie does

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Meet Blake McKernan, the unknown undefeated boxer facing Badou Jack who was army machine gunner and Iraq veteran

BLAKE McKERNAN is the ex-army machine gunner and Iraq veteran turned undefeated cruiserweight boxer. And he faces the toughest test in his 13-fight career on Saturday, facing former two-weight champion Badou Jack. McKernan does so on Mike Tyson's undercard – the man who he named his son after and first inspired him to box. The 33-year-old's boxing journey began after

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The Weeknd continues venting on Twitter over Grammys snub

The Grammys versus Weeknd drama is far from “over now.” In his latest tweet lashing out at the Recording Academy, the singer is not backing down over being snubbed in Grammy nominations. “Collaboratively planning a performance for weeks to not being invited? In my opinion zero nominations = you’re not invited!” The Weeknd, whose real name is Abel Tesfaye, tweeted

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Margaret Atwood warns the world is 'fertile for dictators'

Handmaid’s Tale author Margaret Atwood warns the world is ‘fertile for dictators’ Margaret Atwood, 81, warned against ‘extremes at both ends’ of political sphere She penned classic dystopian novel The Handmaid’s Tale set in a near-future US Believes there is reason to fear the extreme political climate around the world The Handmaid’s Tale author Margaret Atwood has warned to ‘be prepared’ for a

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