Adam Brookes, formerly a longtime China correspondent for the BBC, has written “Night Heron,” a suspenseful page-turner that takes the reader from China’s far west to the streets of Beijing, pulsing with power, danger and intrigue.
Avalanche first-round draft picks Duncan Siemens (2011) and Conner Bleackley (2014), plus the team's first selection in 2013, Chris Bigras, were among 28 players participating in Colorado's rookie camp.
The Rockies are in a hard place. Not just in the standings, but on the business ledger. Simply put, the Rockies' 2015 player payroll is top-heavy with injured stars, leaving little spending money to improve a team that is flirting with a 100-loss season.