2016’s best April Fools’ jokes in sports
It’s April Fools’ Day. Don’t believe anything your hear about your favorite teams. Half the things you’ll read online today won’t be true.
We’ll have to see if this year’s batch of jokes live up to last year’s but let’s take a look at all the pranks people in the sports world are pulling this year.
Le’Veon Bell is leaving the Steelers
it's been a great run with Steeler Nation, I will always have love 4 all my former teammates, coaches, & for all my fans! but gotta move on!— Le'Veon Bell (@L_Bell26) April 1, 2016
Derek Jeter comes out of retirement to play in Australia
Oregon’s LED Field
They even fooled Shane Victorino.
Mike Trout pranks Garrett Richards
Manchester City’s Fabian Delph storms out of interview
Liverpool players taken for a ride
Minnesota’s mascot is retiring
The popular mascot for the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Goldy Gopher, announced today retirement from a post held by the gopher for more than half a century. Goldy cited the recent Gophers Women's Hockey team championship win as a great capstone on a career, as well as the desire to spend more time with the fam, according to a source close to the famous mascot, who is known for being verbally reticent.
The Maine... Elephants?
Goodbye Chris Jericho?
Quality Celtics trolling
The Celtics own the Nets’ lottery pick and look how they’re celebrating.
Dancing With The SKC Stars
Don’t mess with Draymond
The grass is bluer in France
So long, Devils
One-handed Jim Abbott has some tips for injured Andrew Miller
Kevin Durant sports a mustache
Run fast or get stuck behind the cows
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