Monday February 3rd, 2014

Vlade Being Vlade

Over his 16-year NBA career, Vlade Divac earned a reputation as a fan favorite, Oscar-worthy actor and veteran for younger players to emulate. Seeing that today is Divac's 46th birthday, I dug into the SI Vault and came across a photo shoot from October 2002 in which Divac did nothing but make funny faces at the camera. I posted my favorite shots in the gallery above. And if you want more Vlade, Complex has collected the worst flops and dives in sports history. 

The Troll Toll

What do Virgin America, Mark Teixeira and the University of Nebraska have in common? They all trolled the Broncos for their poor Super Bowl performance. And then there's Purell Hand Sanitizer, who not only trolled the Broncos but also took a random shot at the Cleveland Browns.

More Super Bowl Leftovers

A Birmingham jewelery store offered customers a cash refund on purchases if the first score of the game was a safety. That cost store owner Jeff Dennis roughly $70,000. Not to be outdone, a Texas furniture store owes its customers $7 million after offering a refund if the Seahawks won ... Russell Wilson plans to appear at spring training for the Rangers later this month. Texas drafted him in the Rule Five draft earlier this winter ... The Seahawks Twitter account gave props to WWE superstar Daniel Bryan ... Floyd Mayweather did not lose $10.4 million betting on the Broncos ... Did you know the largest human Doritos chip was formed at the Super Bowl?

Lovely Lady Round-Up

Coed pays tribute to Isla Fisher on her 38th birthday ... Nina Agdal turned heads at the Celebrity Beach Bowl ... Not sure who Joy Corrigan and Charlotte McKinney are, but they know their way around a bikini.

NFL-Themed Star Wars Helmets

Who wants to play for the Yavin Rebels?

Hot Clicks Giveaway

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit: 50 Years of Beautiful airs on NBC tonight at 9 p.m (I know four two models who are excited about it) and we're giving away three copies of the similarly titled book, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit50 Years of Beautiful.The first three people to email me ( the name of SI's 2013 Rookie of the Year (which I mentioned in Friday's P.M. Clicks) will receive them. Please make the subject line "Swim 50 Book."

(Update, 7:15 a.m.: Contest closed. Thanks for playing. Another giveaway later this week)

One Last Super Bowl Item

According to, there was an 11% increase in traffic to their site from the Denver area immediately following the game.

Odds and Ends

Mike Wilbon and Tony Kornheiser received contract extensions and will be hosting PTI for at least another five years ... Derek Jeter took batting practice today for the first time since his injury ... A Redskins fan wants the team to charge admission to its training camp ... The cast of Wet Hot American Summer discuss the making of the film ... This guy expects Chrissy Teigen to solve his problems with Time Warner Cable.

Parks and Rec Superfan Alert

This little guy can't get enough of the theme song to NBC's Parks and Recreation. (HT Hypervocal)

Billy is Back

Billy on the Street, one of my favorite shows currently on television, returns to Fuse on March 12 for a third season. Here's a short preview.

Phillip Seymour Hoffman in Almost Famous

My favorite PSH clip.

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