Attending a game at the Bank of Colorado Arena is worth the effort as it is a small, welcoming venue and watching the game provides a friendly, enjoyable sports afternoon or night out. It is truly a comfortable, small intimate setting for a basketball game.
Founded in 2003, the Colorado Mammoth are celebrating their 15th season in the National Lacrosse League (NLL) this 2018/2019 season. They have made the playoffs in all but one of their years in existence. They captured the NLL championship in 2006 and won division titles in 2003, 2004, and 2007. It’s been a while since they’ve placed a banner on the rafters.
University of Denver (DU) Pioneers are more known for their ice hockey, lacrosse, and skiing teams; not so much their basketball team. That doesn’t mean a fan should forego attending a basketball game at the impressive Magness Arena which opened in 1999. The experience is a positive one.
A shout out to the Devils New Jersey Devils and the Prudential Center for hosting an American Sign Language (ASL) day on January 19th, 2019 when the Anaheim Ducks come to town.
The Air Force Academy Falcons play their basketball games at Clune Arena which is part of the Cadet Field House that also houses the hockey rink for the AFA hockey team and an indoor track. The Falcons basketball team plays in the NCAA Division I Mountain West Conference. The Falcon’s have played basketball since the 1956-57 season, a year after the establishment of the Air Force Academy. There is something special and patriotic about watching any Falcons game, and the men’s basketball game and venue is no exception.
Salt River Fields at Talking Stick is mostly known as the spring training complex for the Colorado Rockies and the Arizona Diamondbacks. It is also host to the Salt River Rafters, a baseball team in the Arizona Fall League (AFL).