Colorado Sports Guys Podcast

Jeff Morton conducted a phone interview with Adam J. Criblez, author of Tall Tales & Short Shorts: Dr. J, Pistol Pete and the birth of the modern NBA. A fascinating book about the evolution of 1960's, Celtics dominated basketball to the modern, guard slashing game.

As with the Dan Issel interview, this was recorded off of a phone conversation. Cleaned up as much as possible for your enjoyment.

This is a fantastic book that everyone should read. It's available on Amazon. Here is the direct link to the book:

https://www.amazon.com/Tall-Tales-Short-Shorts-Popular/dp/144227767X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1518906419&sr=8-1&keywords=tall+tales+and+short+shorts

Direct download: Adam_Criblez_Interview.m4a
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Denver Nuggets President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly talks exclusively with Jeff Morton about the Nuggets actions at the Trading Deadline, what the Nuggets were looking to accomplish and the continued development of Jamal Murray and Gary Harris.

Direct download: Tim_Connelly_CSG.m4a
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Denver Nuggets President and Governor Josh Kroenke joins the show to discuss all things Nuggets, his role with both the Nuggets and Avalanche, his journey through the sports world and much more. Enjoy the show and thanks for listening.

Direct download: CSG_279.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 7:00am MST

Recently, Jeff Morton conducted a phone interview with Denver Nuggets legend Dan Issel for his big article in Mile High Sports Magazine. While this wasn't initially intended for a podcast, Issel's answers and stories were so good we decided to upload it as it's own thing. This interview is phone quality but we improved it as much as possible or your listening enjoyment.

Your can enjoy Jeff's article on the 1974-76 Denver Nuggets HERE

Issel spoke to Jeff about his time in the ABA. This wacky journey from the Kentucky Colonels to the Denver Nuggets in 1975 and how great those Late ABA/Early NBA Nuggets really were. Great stories from the a Basketball Hall of Famer.

Enjoy

Direct download: Interview_with_Dan_Issel.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 10:48am MST

Jeff and Nate break down the first two Nuggets games against the Jazz and Kings, while also looking towards the Wizards game. Lots of Nuggets talk followed by some movie and life talk. Enjoy the show!

Direct download: CSG_277.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 7:00am MST

The guys get excited about the Nuggets opening night coming against the hated Utah Jazz, deep dive into the rotation, the team's expectations, the playoffs and much more. Enjoy the show!

Direct download: CSG_276.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 7:00am MST

Jeff and Nate welcome Denver Nuggets Team President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly back to the show. In this episode, the guys talk about the importance of Paul Millsap, Nikola Jokic's offseason, the expectations of Gary Harris and Jamal Murray, Mason Plumlee's new contract and what to expect this coming season. Enjoy the show and thanks for listening. 

Direct download: CSG_275.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 8:10pm MST

Jeff and Nate mourn Ross Martin's short-lived NFL career, dive into what stars align with Nikola Jokic, discuss their blogging history and more on this episode. Thanks for listening!

Direct download: CSG_274.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 7:00am MST

Jeff and Nate talk uniforms, player development, female athletes, movies coaches and more. Enjoy the show! 

Direct download: CSG_273.mp3
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Nate and Jeff welcome in Adam Mares of Denver Stiffs and Harrison Wind of BSN Denver to the show, as Ross is MIA after his Las Vegas Summer League assignment. A deep dive into the team, starting with Paul Millsap and ending with uniforms. Enjoy the show.

Direct download: CSG_272.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 7:00am MST