The process the Pentagon uses to draft young men for war would be eliminated under a bill being introduced Thursday by several House lawmakers, including Colorado congressmen Mike Coffman and Jared Polis.
The Nuggets enter the break with a 10-9 record in their last 19 games, an impressive mark after starting the season 12-23. Overall, the Nuggets hit the break sporting a 22-32 record and with some momentum to build on.
When Chauncey Billups arrived in Detroit in 2002, the first thing on his mind was to put his frustration and doubt behind him. He needed a smooth ride for once. The NBA had been such a cold, cruel place to that point.