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Denver Mount Rushmore of Sports: John Elway, Joe Sakic, Nikola Jokic, Todd Helton voted best of the best

The SN Rushmore project named four pro athletes from the 13 cities that have had at least four of the following five leagues represented for at least 20 years – NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, WNBA. While there were no hard-and-fast rules pertaining to the athletes selected, our panel of experts considered individual resumes, team success and legacy within the sports landscape of each city. Multiple players from the same franchise were allowed, and not every franchise needed to be represented. All sports fans have an opinion on this topic. This is ours.
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Colorado Avalanche trying to avoid Red Wings front office mistakes, promote Joe Sakic

The Colorado Avalanche are making a great decision, promoting general manager Joe Sakic to President of Hockey Operations and Chris MacFarland to General Manager. According to a report from Peter Baugh of The Athletic, the Colorado Avalanche made two huge moves in the front office today. Joe Sakic will be promoted to team President of Hockey Operations and Chris MacFarland will take the title of General Manager. MacFarland was rumored to be a sought after candidate for general manager this summer. Colorado decided not to risk losing him, promoting him in the front office. Many in the organization expected this move, so it’s not much of a shock.
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Joe Sakic Promoted to President of Hockey Ops, MacFarland New Avalanche GM

Breaking news: Joe Sakic is the new Colorado Avalanche Director of Hockey Operations, and Chris MacFarland is your new general manager. This is something I and a few others have been speculating about, and today it became official. The good news, of course, is that Joe Sakic isn’t going anywhere. He will still be making some pretty big decisions regarding the team I would imagine.
DENVER, CO
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Avs promote Joe Sakic to president of hockey operations; Nichuskin signs 8-year contract

The Avalanche is shaking up their front office structure while they continue to build for their defense of the Stanley Cup. General manager Joe Sakic was elevated to president of hockey operations Monday. Sakic will be replaced by Chris MacFarland, previously Colorado’s assistant GM. The team announced both moves with a joint news conference at Ball Arena.
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