Dan Gartland
Thursday August 11th, 2016

Katie Ledecky is Just Absurd

Katie Ledecky set an Olympic record in her 800m freestyle heat Thursday afternoon. Just look how far ahead of everybody else she finished! The crazy thing is that it was only her eighth-fastest time in the 800 and she now holds the 12 fastest 800 free times ever. 

Time's Running Out For A-Rod

Before his last game Friday in New York (which I’m actually going to), A-Rod has one more chance to break hearts in Boston tonight. While you still have time, check out this quiz of A-Rod’s stats

2013's Most Infamous Video Finally Surfaces

Remember a few years ago when Gawker, and later The Toronto Star, reported that there was video of Toronto mayor Rob Ford smoking crack? Well, the video is finally available to the public after legal charges were dropped. 

No One is Ever Hacked

Bobby Petrino says a hacker was the one who liked that porn-y tweet? Oh, for sure man. Just like Kurt Rambis. And Draymond Green. When will Russia stop hacking prominent Americans to influence political elections and/or make sports people look horny?

Brooke Buchanan: P.M. Lovely Lady of the Day

Brooke Buchanan stopped by recently for an SI Swim casting call. (Click here for the full-size gallery.) 

Hot Clicks Giveaway

Have you noticed the Team USA snapbacks being worn around Rio. Here’s DeAndre Jordan wearing one while taking a selfie. Did you know that the hats were the No. 1 selling item across all platforms on Fanatics (the official e-commerce partner of Team USA)? Well they were and I have three to give away. Andy’s going to send one to the 100th, 200th and 300th person to email him (andy_gray@simail.com) the name of the ‘80s sitcom Dwyane Wade’s new house was filmed in. The answer was in A.M. Clicks. Please make the subject line Fanatics.

Obama's Summer Vibes

Now That's a Headline

Coolest Program Ever?

Odds & Ends

I’m kind of stunned Odell Beckham is only No. 32 on our list of the 100 best NFL players. ... Wait, Avalanche coach Patrick Roy quit just a month before training camp? ... Olympic gymnasts are shrinking. ... Are you guys old enough (or young enough) to care that there’s a new Green Day single? ... There could be a Scarface remake in the works. ... This Olympic rugby highlight is badass. ... Even Michael Phelps’s rivals treat him like a god. ... A CFL team is accused of some NCAA-style cheating. ...  Rio Galleries: Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3 | Day 4 | Day 5 | Day 6.

This Definitely Doesn't Look Like it Works

Puns Don't Make 95-Degree Subway Platforms Any More Enjoyable

This Rivalry Comes to an End Tonight

This Shouldn't Happen

 

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Email andy_gray@simail.com with any feedback or ping him on Twitter. Click here for previous editions of Hot Clicks. Visit our Extra Mustard Page throughout each day for more offbeat sports stories and the latest Cheerleader of the Week gallery. Also check out the SwimDaily Page for the latest updates and Instagram pictures of models who have appeared in our issues.

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