Thursday's A.M. Hot Clicks
After going 86 years without a championship, the Red Sox captured their third title in nine years with a 6-1 victory over the Cardinals last night. The locker room celebration featured an enormous bottle of gold champagne while the postgame speeches were hijacked by the awesomeness of D'Angelo Ortiz (son of David) and Kaz Uehara (son of Koji). Fox's Joe Buck gave a nice sendoff to Tim McCarver, his broadcast partner of 18 years ... Bud Selig and Erin Andrews had an awkward microphone tussle that resulted in this extremely awkward photo of the 79-year-old commissioner.
Penguins forward Pascal Dupuis pulled his tooth out on the bench after an inadvertent high stick from teammate Kris Letang.
Metta World Peace debuted for the Knicks last night and took the subway to the game.
Chat Sports has compiled the 14 best posterizations in modern NBA history ... There is a 7-foot-2 offensive lineman playing high school football in West Virginia ... The new Dr. J book sounds like quite a read ... David Wells just dropped the price on his San Diego mansion from $8.4 million to $7.99 million ... I could not be more excited for tonight's "Lethal Weapon 6" episode of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.
This speech by David Ortiz after the Boston Marathon bombing seems worth reliving after the Red Sox victory last night (warning: one memorable swear at :45 second mark)
Allen Iverson officially retired on Tuesday. Here's a look at his memorable crossover of Michael Jordan during a 1997 Sixers-Bulls game.
And of course, the famous "practice" speech from a 2002 press conference.