Hot Clicks: Coaching styles of the '70s; Turtle-Meadow break up
Coaching in the Disco Era
Larry Brown, Jack Ramsay, Lenny Wilkens: Heinz Kluetmeier/SI; Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images; NBA Photo Library/NBAE via Getty Images
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As the above picture demonstrates, NBA coaching legends Larry Brown, Jack Ramsay and Lenny Wilkens were quite the fashion mavens back in the '70s. Luckily, I have thousands of photographs at my fingerprints and put together a collection of coaches in the disco era and their incredible clothes. Enjoy!
Dream Ends for TurtleForget Tiger's downfall and Michael Jackson's death. The most shocking story of 2009 is that Jerry Ferrara (a.k.a. Turtle from HBO's Entourage) scored Jamie Lynn Sigler as his girlfriend. Well, as 2009 comes to a close, so does the relationship as Sigler has reportedly broken off the relationship. Back to Vinnie's leftovers, Turtle.
Lovely Lady of the Day
Alice Greczyn :: Jason Merritt/Getty ImagesI am predicting big things in 2010 for Alice Greczyn, especially after checking out these photos.
Best Female Athlete UniformsFrom the barely-there bikinis of beach volleyball to the short skirts of some sport called Netball, Uncoached has the sexiest female sports uniforms.
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Follow Jimmy and MeWhen I'm not filling in for Jimmy, I run SI's Vault, which has every story SI has written in the magazine's 55-year history. I also have a Twitter account where I like to post old and embarrassing photos of athletes. Among today's gems are Andre the Giant and Elle Macpherson wearing the same outfit, Jaromir Jagr's increcible mullet and Mike Ditka surrounded by rubber duckies. If you still need your Jimmy Traina fix this week, follow him on Twitter here.
Villanova and the FingerWhen a national TV camera is on you, it's probably best not to give it the finger. Especially when you're 10-years-old.
Extreme Pull Up Video Of The DayWhy on earth anyone would do this is beyond me.