Cubs vs. 90210: Hot Clicks
Jessica Stroup, Shenae Grimes :: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
Happy Labor Day! Jimmy is off barbecuing or doing something involving food, but will be back tomorrow. Meanwhile, we're counting down until the new 90210 debuts. If you're still not sold, perhaps the show's newest stars -- Jessica Stroup and Shenae Grimes -- will lure you into watching. Unfortunately for Chicago residents, WGN-Ch. 9 has decided to push back the debut of the show for the Cubs game. Who knows -- maybe David Silver will sing the national anthem.
Hidden in this gem of a New York Times story about MLB players participating in fantasy football leagues, is that Richie Sexson, during his brief tenure with the Yankees, took on the duties as league commissioner for the Bombers. And to think that fans doubted whether Sexson would bring anything to the Yanks.
Things can't be going too well for ex-Red Sox and current Sacramento River Cat Lenny DiNardo, who put together just about the worst pitching performance we've ever seen on Saturday (thanks to Can't Stop the Bleeding for the heads up).
Shawn Bradley :: AP
In honor of Frederic Weis, whose rights were traded to the Rockets in exchange for undrafted rookie Patrick Ewing Jr., Breaking Down the NBA brings you the top five big-man poster-job victims led by the immortal Shawn Bradley. In case you forgot, Weis was the victim of the greatest posterizing in basketball history, when Vince Carter introduced the 7-foot-2 frenchman to his crotch at the 2000 Olympics.
Since the Sonics left Seattle for Oklahoma City, many have wondered what the franchise's new name and logo will be. Well fans, get excited for your Oklahoma City Thunder!!
Sure, a woman can be the next vice president, but a high school place kicker -- think again.
Four words -- Pencil of the Month.
Joe Bruin and Smokey :: Justin Kase Conder/Tony Donaldson/Icon SMI
Meet the 2008 All-American Mascot Team ... UNC skydivers land in enemy (Duke) territory ... Dr. Lou Holtz will soothe you with his words ... Fans of winning football teams have better sex.
Kate Beckinsale fans will want to check out our Hot Clicks Facebook group page. We also have an item about celebrity fights we'd like to see.
This kid has talent.
This one just left us speechless.
Reason No. 212 why guns are dangerous.