Tuesday April 15th, 2014

Gronk Like Steak!

Rob Gronkowski :: @RobGronkowski/Twitter Rob Gronkowski :: @RobGronkowski/Twitter

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski ate steak last night (and tweeted out these photos to prove it).

Ugly New Shoes Alert

Robert Griffin III showed off the new “Adidas RG3” cleat yesterday, and though the color is described as camouflage, it looks just like one of those QR codes you scan with your phone. And it can be yours for just $150!!

Guess the Rams Schedule. Win $100K

It hasn't been easy to be a fan of the St. Louis Rams the past few years. The franchise is 29-82-1 since 2007 and hasn't finished above .500 since 2003. On the bright side, the team announced its new "Guess Our Games" contest in which it will give $100,000 to the fan who can accurately predict every week’s opponent for the 2014 season as well as the bye week.

Lovely Lady Of The Day

It's Passover and Coed.com is celebrating with a look at the 60 sexiest Jewish women. Included in the list is Rachel Bilson, who I am making today's LLOD. Happy Passover everyone!

Journey of the Stanley Cup

A reddit user named "reinelt62" created this awesome slideshow detailing when each member of the Blackhawks had the Stanley Cup last summer and what he did with it.

One Way to Get Chandler Parsons' Attention

The Rockets forward was driving to the Toyota Center for Monday's game when a woman ran a red light and hit Parsons’ SUV near the entrance to the loading dock. She then asked him for an autograph.

From the SI Vault

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On this day in 1975, the San Diego Chicken made his first appearance at a Padres home game. In this 1982 photo, the Chicken checks the vision of an umpire to make sure he is fit to call the game. For more classic sports photos, visit the SI Vault on Twitter.

Odds and Ends

The Pittsburgh Pirates celebrated a Neil Walker home run with Daniel Bryan's "yes' chant ... Barry Bonds continues to be skinny ... Why America will love cricket ... Clemson QB Chad Kelly was kicked off the team. His altercation with Miss South Carolina was partly to blame ... The MLS will have a new franchise next season - New York City FC -  that is jointly owned by the Yankees and Manchester City of the Premier League.  It will play at Yankee Stadium for the next three seasons ... Miley Cyrus showed some love for Ohio State during a concert in Columbus ... Eric Bledsoe shut up a trolling fan with a "yo mama" joke ... Ten popular smart phones you've likely never heard of ... Joe Buck married NFL Network reporter Michelle Beisner over the weekend.

Don't Quit Your Day Job

Cardinals pitchers Adam Wainwright and Trevor Rosenthal sang a duet of Love is an Open Door (from the Disney movie Frozen) at a benefit event called "Homers for Health" last week.

Best Bloopers of 2013-14 NHL Season

Great work by the crew at SomeHockeyVideos for putting this together.

Top Plays of 2013-14 NHL Season 

You've seen the bad. Now check out the good.

Top Dog of 2013-14 NHL Season 

Golden retriever Georges, a Minnesota Wild fan, is the best thing I've seen all week. (HT Eye on Hockey)


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