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11/30/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Colorado Sports Icons: Who Are The Greatest Colorado Athletes? (PHOTOS, VOTE)

October 1, 2009 is official Joe Sakic Day in Colorado, so declared by Governor Ritter to honor the retired Avalanche legend, whose number 19 is being raised to the rafters on opening day. This got us thinking: who are the greatest Colorado sports icons of all time? See our list below, and vote for your top choices.

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Greatest Colorado Sports Icons (VOTE)
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Greatest Colorado Sports Icons (VOTE)

Watch this commemorative Joe Sakic Youtube video produced for his retirement announcement earlier this year.

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