Thursday's A.M. Hot Clicks
Brett Favre is Ready for Draft
The NFL Draft kicks off tonight in Manhattan and Brett Favre is ready. The Packers legend offered up his thoughts on the first five picks in this rather bizarre home video. For the record, Favre thinks the Rams will pick Sammy Watkins, and he considers Johnny Manziel the top quarterback in the draft. For some non-Favre analysis, check out Don Banks' latest draft updates and burning questions by Chris Burke and Doug Farrar leading into tonight's first round.
This Was Funny
Florida State traveled to DeLand, Fla., to play Stetson on Tuesday and the home fans taunted Jameis Winston with crab legs.
This Was Weird
A fan at yesterday's Mariners-Athletics game busted out her easel and started painting in the middle of the game.
Lovely Lady Of The Day
Not a Hip-Hop Fan?
Washington Post columnist Mike Wise is not a fan of the music being played in the Pacers' locker room and went on an awkward Twitter rant to complain about it.
Three NBA Stories That Made Me Laugh
Lakers guard Nick "Swaggy P" Young officially declared his candidacy to be the Lakers new coach ... After being called "a little fatass" by Spurs coach Gregg Popovich at the end of last season, Australia native Patty Mills changed his diet and eliminated vegemite sandwiches and strawberry milk ... While this isn't a story, Kevin Durant's flop during last night's game against the Clippers would've made Meryl Streep proud.
From the SI Vault
On this day in 1970, the Willis Reed-inspired Knicks claimed their first NBA title by defeating Los Angeles 113-99 in Game 7 of the Finals. In this photo, Dave DeBusschere (22) celebrates by pouring beer on Walt Frazier. For more classic sports photos, visit the SI Vault on Twitter.
Odds and Ends
NFL draftees get to choose their music this year. I'm praying someone picks this song for when they meet Commissioner Goodell ... Don't ever make a Twitter bet with Wes Welker ... Modern Family's Ty Burrell will represent the Rams at the draft tonight ... Rangers DH Mitch Moreland was the team's best pitcher in their 12-1 blowout loss to the Rockies earlier this week ... The Angels gifted Derek Jeter with a paddleboard on the shortstop's last trip to Anaheim ... LeBron James has been cast in the new Judd Apatow movie ... This 5-year-old Star Wars fan has the best bedroom ever ... Diet Coke's new ad campaign was swapped after people thought it was promoting cocaine.
Feel-Good Video Of The Day
Sixteen-year-old Queens native James Lozano, who lost both legs to a medical condition when he was 8-months-old, runs the bases at Citi Field with David Wright.