Friday May 8th, 2015

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Happy Mother's Day

Sunday is Mother's Day and if you haven't gotten a present yet, you are a lousy son. But I digress. Lee Jenkins spoke with the mothers of Draymond Green, DeAndre Jordan, Kyle Korver, Kawhi Leonard and DeMar DeRozan for a feature in this week's mag. After you read that, be sure to check out this gallery of Athletes and Their Moms.


Where Will Bill Simmons Go Next?

The popular sportswriter will be leaving ESPN when his contract expires in September. Where will he go next? Twitter has some theories.


History of Basketball Retrieval Devices

From the "I wish I thought of that idea" department, SB Nation's Seth Rosenthal took a deep dive into the history of basketball retrieval devices. The Snuffleupagus would've saved me a lot of time growing up. 


P.M. Lovely Lady of the Day

I did a little journalism and asked LLOD Irina Ansell to give me some random facts about herself. Here's what I learned: She's a licensed private detective in the state of Nevada. Her grandfather is a famous painter. She is Law Enforcement Firearms training certified. She's CEO of a company called FreshEx.com, a healthy lifestyle food company that delivers gourmet meals direct to residences and offices. Hope this was informative (click here for full-size gallery). 


Oral History of Big League Chew

Another from the "wish I thought of that" department.


18 GIFs of Animals Walking Like People

You know you want to click.


NFL Player Defends Tom Brady


A Tribute to Isiah-Laimbeer

Is anyone surprised Bill Laimbeer rushed to Isiah Thomas' defense after the former Pistons guard was named New York Liberty Team president? I've been posting Isiah-Laimbeer pics for years (even their icicle sword fights). 


Tim Duncan Goes (Indoor) Skydiving


 

Odds & Ends

The U.S. women's national soccer team will appear on an upcoming episode of The Simpsons ... ​This woman's booty forced LeBron James to end his social media ban​ ... Catch up on SI.com's Top 10 stories of the week ... Jeopardy contestants were stumped by final question about Clark the Cub ... The 101 hottest Instagram photos of the week ... Porsche's headquarters really makes me want to work at Porsche ... Attention Montreal Hot Clicks readers: Go to this doctor ... ABC is going forward with its Uncle Buck reboot ... WWE champ Seth Rollins let a 5-year-old heart surgery patient punch him in the gut ... The Guns N' Roses reunion seems closer and closer to actually happening ... How your mom spends her time.


Hannah Davis' 2015 Swimsuit Outtakes

You've seen her on the DirecTV ads with a talking horse. Now see her in action during a swim shoot.


The Week in Unnecessary Censorship

Steph Curry, Manny Pacquiao in others star in this week's edition.

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Michael Jackson's Grunts and Screams

They have all been compiled into one track. (H/T BroBible)


That Was Weird

Here's some better Michael Jackson to cleanse your palate.


My New Favorite 92-Year-Old Woman

Meet Joy Lofthouse, a retired World War II pilot who will return to the skies for the 70th anniversary of VE Day. (H/T Vox)

 

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