Wacky Photos of the Week
From a memorable Jerry Tarkanian tribute at UNLV to a really dedicated Norwegian ski fan (No. 25), check out the above gallery of the week's wackiest photos (click here for full-size gallery).
Spring Training's Gaudiest Cars
Spring training is a time for baseball players to get to know their teammates, work on fundamentals and, if this year is any indication, show off their ridiculously gaudy cars. Tigers pitcher Alfredo Simon rolled into camp in this chrome Mercedes while Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar has been riding around in a gold SUV. My favorite is Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo, who dropped $85,000 to trick out his $84,000 Porsche.
Who Stole Serge Ibaka's Water?
From the "dumb, random thing I found completely entertaining" department, here's Serge Ibaka interrupting Kevin Durant's conversation with reporters to find out what happened to his stolen water. Durant denies blame. Fox Sports runs down a list of potential culprits.
P.M. Lovely Lady of the Day
Jeff in San Diego requested more Kyra Santoro, which is a good call. She earns this afternoon's LLOD honors (click here for full-size gallery).
This is Powerful
Take a minute from your day to read this great letter Boston Marathon bombing victim Rebekah Gregory wrote alleged bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
Nothing To See Here. Just a Miniature Dachshund Making Bruschetta
The NFL's Highest-Paid QBs
Butch Jones Meets Miss Tennessee
The Nation's Sports Hotbeds
Two Great Goalie Masks
One Reason to Love Vince Wilfork
Another Reason to Love Vince Wilfork
I swear on everything if I woulda had my camera ready when he went through the first time that would've been the funniest shit ever because to get over there he went through the small square up front I had tears rolling down my face I thought he was gonna get stuck ... I'm still crying laughing I can't make this shit up if I tried. I made it brighter so you can see his eyes. trying to see if anyone was watching he didn't see me until it was too late
A video posted by Bianca Wilfork (@mrs75) on
Odds & Ends
Damian Lillard completed all his required credits and will receive his degree from Weber State ... Giants tight end Larry Donnell was on the plane that skidded off the runway while landing at LaGuardia Airport ... Bill Walton has said a lot of weird things. This may be the weirdest ... Rory McIlroy and Tom Brady are scheduled to play a practice round together at Augusta ... Photos: Shania Twain and Sports ... The Cubs lineup cards now includes a memorable Ernie Banks quote ... Today's funniest photos ... The Ohio State football squad will show off its dance moves Sunday ... Looks like you can't sue Applebee's if you happen to burn your face on fajitas while praying.
One Way To Lose $10,000
Jimmy Butler visited the Phoenix Military Academy in Chicago and offered an additional $10,000 donation if a student could sink a one-handed three-pointer. Guess what happened.
Ronda Rousey is Tough
The MMA star broke a reporter's ribs while showing a judo move.
P.K. Subban + GoPro = Awesome
The Habs star shows off his skills.
Guess Who Has a New Netflix Special?
A clip from Aziz Ansari's new special, Live at Madison Square Garden, which debuts Friday on Netflix.