Thursday's P.M. Hot Clicks
The Toledo Walleye became the latest minor league hockey team to unveil an ugly Christmas sweater jersey. The team will wear the jersey on Dec. 28 as part of Ugly Holiday Sweater Night night. In honor of the Walleye, I put together a gallery of my favorite minor league hockey jerseys so far this season.
Heather Mills, the ex-wife of Paul McCartney, was accused of abusing a Paralympic official after failing to qualify for the British Paralympic ski team. Her ex-husband could have used some of that anger while attempting to score a free T-shirt during the Nets-76ers game on Monday.
What luck! It's our second edition of Throwback Thursday Lovely Lady of the Day (we kicked it off last week with Nicole Eggert) and it happens to be Alyssa Milano's birthday. Here's a gallery of the former Miss Teen Steam. If you want someone a little more 2013, Alessandra Ambrosio is the hottest reindeer ever and Eliza Kapp has me rooting for the Saints this weekend.
Our friends at Anchorman 2 have come through with a prize pack containing a keychain, hat, T-shirt and free code to download the new Anchorman-inspired app "Scotchy Scotch Toss" for an iOS device. I'll send packs to the first two people who email me (firstname.lastname@example.org) the color of the blazer Craig Sager wore to the David Ortiz Celebrity Golf Classic. This was covered in Tuesday's Hot Clicks. Please make the subject line "Stay Classy."
(UPDATE: Contest is closed. Winners will be notified this afternoon. Thanks for playing.)
What do you get when you combine Chinese tennis players Wu Di and Hao Chen Tang into one headline?
The jersey Christian Laettner wore when he hit the game-winning shot against Kentucky in the 1992 Elite Eight is up for auction ... Virginia football coach Mike London has a unique way of recruiting ... This is what the White House bathroom looks like ... The NBA's 15 top-selling jerseys ... Terrell Suggs really does not like Tom Brady.
Detroit Pistons mascot Hooper, who's had a rough go of it lately, completes his holiday decorating with some help from the Pistons Flight Crew.
On Jan. 14, Esquire Network will debut Friday Night Tykes, a 10-part docuseries that follows the eight-to-nine-year-old Rookies division of the Texas Youth Football Association. Here's a preview of the series.
Magic Johnson, Isiah Thomas, Kevin McHale, Mark Aguirre, Bernard King and Larry Bird promote the Converse Weapon (from 1987).