Tonight we'll have the honor and privilege to see a Colorado Rockies pitcher start the All-Star Game. After his 15-1, 2.20 ERA first half, Ubaldo Jimenez will throwâ†µ
-Troy Tulowitzki appears to be on the quick road to recovery and could be back in two to five weeks. As well as the Rockies have been playing lately, they should only be better with Tulo's return.â†µ
-The Nuggets' Summer League team, led by Ty Lawson, is 3-0 after beating the Knicks 100-90 on Sunday. Ty Lawson leads the team with 19.0 PPG, and Coby Karl, George's son, is second with 16.7 PPG.â†µ
-If you like to see home runs aplenty, last night's Home Run Derby was your thing. However, if you can't stand Chris Berman making the same call on each homer (backbackbackbackback) you probably muted the TV. It sort of evens out in the end.â†µ
-Despite a contract offer from the Nuggets and other teams, Udonis Haslem decided to re-sign with the Heat and the Big Three.â†µ
On Tap For Todayâ†µ
-All-Star Game coverage starts at 6 p.m. MT. Most of the first hour will be taken up by player introductions and whatnot.â†µ
/waits patiently for Ubaldo Jimenez to take the mound.