The 3 steps to making tough decisions—bold advice from an ex-Marine officer

In short, be decisive, be committed, and act . . . make the tough call! Own it and be confident in it once you’ve made it. Don’t be afraid to stand your ground and make your case. Those decisions may be challenged, and sometimes you will even make the wrong decision, but don’t let that […]

The mastermind behind the Colorado Rapids’ set-piece brilliance

Kei Kamara factored in big until a late-season trade sent him to Minnesota. Kamara, known as the “Headmaster” for his ability to volley in goals, is top five in scores all-time in MLS history. But the Rapids haven’t slowed with him out of the picture. The youngster Bassett has shown a ton of panache, while […]

Rapids’ season comes to end in MLS Cup Playoffs loss at Minnesota

“We’re obviously proud of making the playoffs, but we’re still very disappointed. We felt like we deserved more tonight,” Price said. “Being more clinical and execution, that was the difference between them and us. They have a more experienced team. We’ll come back stronger and we will be the experienced team.”

Pistons forward Jerami Grant on leaving Nuggets: “My growth as a player is extremely important to me”

Grant, speaking to reporters on Wednesday, said his decision to leave Denver wasn’t a “no-brainer” and that he went back and forth considering his options. In the end, relationships and growth potential mattered a lot to Grant, who left Denver for a 3-year, $60 million deal in Detroit. Denver offered him the same amount, according […]

Three Points: Was moment too big for Colorado Rapids in MLS playoffs?

If Vines was healthy enough to play, why didn’t he start? He played every minute of the Rapids’ regular season. The homegrown left back was one of the most important players on the club. Instead, Kellyn Acosta, who hadn’t played as a defender in years, shifted from the midfield down to Vines’ spot. Acosta was […]