Wednesday's P.M. Hot Clicks: Jessica Lucas; Russell Wilson is wack
The Boys of '36
We have an exclusive sneak peek at the upcoming PBS documentary The Boys of '36, about the U.S. team that won gold in crew at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. The film premieres on Aug. 2. There’s also a feature film about the team reportedly in the works.
What It's Like to be Traded
FanGraphs asked a bunch of MLB players what happens when they get traded at the deadline.
Peak Brawl Season
Why have there been so many great baseball brawls recently? There was the one where that guy ran behind the plate, then the one in Texas. Now footage just surfaced of a massive fight on camp day at a Florida State League game.
Jessica Lucas: P.M. Lovely Lady of the Day
Meet the Bengals’ Newest Rookie
The Bengals just signed former Nebraska defensive end Jack Gangwish. You may remember him as the guy who killed a raccoon with a wrench after it bit him while he was taking a selfie with it.
Hot Clicks Giveaway
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What Do You Think?
College Football is About Education
How Racist is This?
Odds & Ends
MLB trade rumors are starting to pick up. ... Those baseball fights were cool, but what about soccer fans fighting with opposing players? ... The Rangers called up Joey Gallo from the minors and he got a police escort to the ballpark. ... Bran and Tommen from Game of Thrones are friends in real life. ... This guy used a powerwasher to stop an attempted carjacking. ... SI.com has a new podcast that will recap every day at the Olympics. ... The money raised by the Ice Bucket Challenge is responsible for a major ALS research breakthrough. ... Donald Trump’s press conference today seemed totally normal and not at all treasonous.
Happy 41st, A-Rod
I know Andy mentioned this in AM Clicks, but I prefer to focus on the positives of A-Rod's career
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