Hot Clicks: Jennifer Walcott; Evan Tuner is a Lady Gaga fan
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Since I'll be on a flight to Las Vegas in just a few hours, I needed to find the appropriate lead photo for my send off. This picture of model Jennifer Walcott, with the beautiful Vegas strip behind her, has been in Hot Clicks before, but it was two years ago, so I don't think anyone would mind a repeat. And lest anyone think this is some gratuitous ploy to feature an attractive woman for no reason, let me remind you that Walcott, who is married to former NFL safety Adam Archuleta, might be the most underrated WAG in all of sports. As for Hot Clicks, Andy Gray will man the ship starting this afternoon through next Wednesday. (You can submit links, comments and questions to him here.) I'm going to do my best to check in with some photos, videos and gambling updates for the Clicks, but there will be plenty of more updates via my Twitter feed.
Punk MovesI can understand why some college basketball players would be frustrated by having to play in the NIT instead of the NCAA Tournament. But this is ridiculous. There were two absurd cheap shots last night: First, we have Seton Hall's Herb Pope punching a Texas Tech player in the groin. And then we have Jackson State's Phillip Williams doing the same to a Mississippi State player (Thanks to Matt, of Jackson, Miss., for the links.)
March StaplesFunnyCrave.com nails it with this list of eight things that always happen during March Madness.
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Beatriz Recari :: BeatrizRecari.comI received this e-mail from the LPGA last night. "Jimmy, a few weeks back you had a video of LPGA rookie Beatriz Recari lobbying for votes into the Mojo 6. Thought you would be proud to know that with the help your readers, she earned the 16th and final spot in the Jamaica-based event." Here is the video of Recari finding out she won the last entry.
Nothing Gets You Fired Up Like Bad RomanceYou're going to hear a lot about Ohio State's Evan Turner over the next couple of weeks. Here's one piece of information CBS may not give you: Turner loves him some Lady Gaga.
Sports' New TrendHot Clicks told you about the Cavaliers recently breaking the record for largest gathering of people wearing Snuggies. The Angels will now try to top the Cavs when they host the Twins on April 6.
Sports Video Of The DayWho cares about poltical policy? When voting, it's team affiliation that matters. At least that's the message of this political ad running in Kentucky. (Thanks to Gordon Cummings, of Washington, for the link.)
Sports Video Of The DayHere's a St. Patrick's Day tribute to all of the "Irish" NBA players.
Political Video Of The DaySince the over/under on how many of you are watching NIT games is six, you may have missed this absurd cheap shot by Jackson State's Phillip Williams last night.
Chat Roulette Video Of The DayWith Chat Roulette sweeping the Internet, this guy had the brilliant idea to play the piano and improvise songs about the people he came across. The results are tremendous. (Warning: Link contains strong language.)
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