Thursday's A.M. Hot Clicks: The Mike Trout Trade Market Heats Up
Mike Trout Trade Market and More From Baseball's Winter Meetings
The MLB Winter Meetings are underway and the Dodgers stole all of yesterday's headlines with their acquisition of Howie Kendrick, Brandon McCarthy and Jimmy Rollins. In other news, former White Sox pitcher Chris Bassitt gave away all his Chicago gear on Twitter, Dee Gordon was traded hours after attending a team charity event and Angels GM Jerry Dipoto showed his politeness when asked about the Mike Trout trade market.
Proud to be a Rebal
Chad Kelly (nephew of Bills legend Jim Kelly) announced yesterday that he is headed to Ole Miss. Let's hope he learns to spell the team's name between now and the start of next season.
Trader Joe's Ode to Old-School Wrestling
You never know what you'll find in the great Squared Circle section of Reddit but I certainly didn't expect to see an item about a Trader Joe's that uses old pro wrestlers to sell its nuts.
Lovely Lady of the Day
Old pal Cyrus from Boulder asked for some Vanessa Golub (a.k.a. - Miss West Coast 2014) photos. Ask and you shall receive (click here for full-size gallery).
UFC Before and After
If you had any doubts UFC fighters are tough, these before and after photos should set you straight.
J.R. Smith Has Priorities Straight
Don't Hold Your Breath
Cowboys Visit Children's Hospital
College Playoff Coaching Salaries
Odds & Ends
This Roger Goodell pizza story is pretty incredible. I definitely would've taken a slice ... This man was arrested after stealing roughly 42,000 golf balls from a local driving range over the last two years ... Nick Markakis took out a two-page ad in the Baltimore Sun thanking fans for their support ... Good stocking stuffers for the sports fan in your life ... Professional hockey teams eat an enormous amount of food ... How Jay-Z helped athletes wear the "I Can't Breathe" t-shirt ... Chris Rock compared Ben Roethlisberger to Bill Cosby ... Curling is all the rage in Brooklyn ... Angelina Jolie is a "minimally talented spoiled brat," according to producer Scott Rudin ... I approve of MTV's choice of host for the 2015 Movie Awards. Though in all honestly, I will not watch a second of that show.
Gym Etiquette with Emily DiDonato
The great Emily DiDonato offers some important advice.
Feel-Good Video of the Day
Sergeant First Class Robert Vandenberg Jr. pretends to Skype his family from Romania but surprises them by appearing in person. This was very well done by the Ducks organization.
In honor of Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick, who showed no mercy playing video games with patients at a Children's Hospital, here's a classic Dave Chappelle clip. (warning: cursing involved)
Conan and Leon (from Curb Your Enthusiasm) Dance the Tango
J.B. Smoove is the best.