Thursday June 11th, 2015

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Throwback Thursday With Neil Leifer

Allow legendary SI photographer Neil Leifer to take you back 50 years to 1965 with this amazing collection of photos, from the Muhammad Ali-Sonny Liston fight to the opening of the Astrodome to some classic Dodgers-Giants duels. (Click here for the full-size gallery.)

Take It All Off

Torii Hunter has been around baseball long enough to know how to get his money's worth out of an ejection. The Twins outfielder went nuclear Wednesday night after getting tossed for arguing balls and strikes.

Still Technically True

While the Blackhawks were wrapping up their Game 4 victory Thursday night, the Glendale City Council voted to terminate the Arizona Coyotes' lease agreement for the team's home arena. The Coyotes came right back by announcing legal action against the city and, more importantly, throwing some shade with a defiant Twitter bio.

Lovely Lady of the Day

Katherine Webb earns this morning's LLOD honors, and her husband A.J. McCarron is earning rave reviews from a fellow Alabama alum at Bengals minicamp. Not a bad week for the happy couple. (Click here for the full-size gallery.)

The Mt. Rushmore Of NBA Apps

Who's on the Mt. Rushmore of NBA players who never won a ring? What about the Mt. Rushmore of three-point shooters? You can make a monument to any achievement you want with this awesome app from the NBA. To get the ball rolling, here's my (very unscientific) Mt. Rushmore of dunk contest specialists:

Area Code MLB Logos

I'm partial to the Astros design here, but it's hard to find a bad one in the bunch.

Salt Portraits Of LeBron And Steph Curry

Plus, the artist shows how it's done.


How is was done! #saltart #leBronJames #themajestic #robtheoriginal #nbafinals

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Crazy College Courses You Missed Out On

And I thought I was going off the grid with that Mayan hieroglyphs elective.


Your #Coucharoo Lineup

For the music festival buffs who aren't trying to rent a helicopter to make it to Bonnaroo this weekend at the last minute, here's the livestream lineup you're going to want to tune in to from home.

Blood Cells Found In 75 Million Year-Old Dinosaur Fossil

Not quite Jurassic Park, but still incredibly cool.

Odds and Ends

Kyrie Irving has a Friends tattoo ... This little kid dancing in a Yasiel Puig jersey earns the respect of Vin Scully and, by extension, the world ... NBA 2K15 congratulates the Cavs on winning a title they haven't won yet ... Rex Ryan says the Bills won't have a LeBron at quarterback ... Hot Clicks does not endorse this list of NBA teams in need of a uniform change ...  The days of passing around a bottle opener are behind us forever ... While the women chase the World Cup, the U.S. men's national team is on fire right now in Europe ... Deal with it, NBC: Steven Stamkos says hockey players won't be shaving their playoff beards anytime soon ... It takes a certain type of person to high-five a great white shark.

Good Wood

Bobby Wood's glorious 87th-minute winner took down the defending world champs on their own turf.

Chris Pratt Running In High Heels

Speaking Of Bonnaroo

There is no better song to groove to as you start your day.

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