American Idol's bubbly Kellie Pickler has officially become a staple in the sports world. Last night, she sang the national anthem at the Mariners-Cubs game. You can YouTube it here (at the 4:20 mark). And listen for the line from announcer Bob Brenly right after she finishes: "She was a big hit down in that third base dugout before the ballgame."And as we told you a couple of weeks ago, she's dating Nashville Predators right winger Jordin Tootoo. Now, she's talking about the relationship.
Chicago talk radio seems to be a hotbed for trouble. The latest incident involves the popular Bears coach and one of his former players, Dave Duerson. The two engaged in a heated verbal battle on the radio yesterday over the NFL Players Association's treatment of former players.
The NBA Finals Have Sucked, But...
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The ladies at "Leave the Man Alone" have found something interesting about the postseason -- the unique and sometimes outrageous fashions sported by the people associated with the league. Here is their round-up, which we loved just for the a New Edition/Cool It Now reference.
What's In The Florida Water?
Miami and Florida State have dubious reputations when it comes to off-the-field antics. Some would say on the field, too. Should the Florida Gators be lumped in with their in-state brethren? It's hard to say no after reading the laundry list of trouble Gator players have recently gotten into.
Sergeant Slaughter Speaks
The DC Sports Bog has a ton of quotes from the wrestling legend, who riffs on whether the WWE is worried about competiting with the UFC, his resemblance Bill Cowher, which MLB Hall of Famer was a huge fan of his, which NBA superstar could be a pro wrestler and much more.
If There's One Awards Show You'll Watch...
Make sure it's Spike TV's Guys Choice Awards, airing this Sunday. The highlight of the show? Carmen Electradoing a striptease.
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