Friday's P.M. Hot Clicks: Irina Ansell; Athletes and Their Mothers
Happy Mother's Day
Sunday is Mother's Day and if you haven't gotten a present yet, you are a lousy son. But I digress. Lee Jenkins spoke with the mothers of Draymond Green, DeAndre Jordan, Kyle Korver, Kawhi Leonard and DeMar DeRozan for a feature in this week's mag. After you read that, be sure to check out this gallery of Athletes and Their Moms.
Where Will Bill Simmons Go Next?
History of Basketball Retrieval Devices
From the "I wish I thought of that idea" department, SB Nation's Seth Rosenthal took a deep dive into the history of basketball retrieval devices. The Snuffleupagus would've saved me a lot of time growing up.
P.M. Lovely Lady of the Day
I did a little journalism and asked LLOD Irina Ansell to give me some random facts about herself. Here's what I learned: She's a licensed private detective in the state of Nevada. Her grandfather is a famous painter. She is Law Enforcement Firearms training certified. She's CEO of a company called FreshEx.com, a healthy lifestyle food company that delivers gourmet meals direct to residences and offices. Hope this was informative (click here for full-size gallery).
Oral History of Big League Chew
18 GIFs of Animals Walking Like People
NFL Player Defends Tom Brady
Don't understand why people want to see Brady get suspended for telling someone to take air out a football so ridiculous— Roddy White (@roddywhiteTV) May 8, 2015
A Tribute to Isiah-Laimbeer
Is anyone surprised Bill Laimbeer rushed to Isiah Thomas' defense after the former Pistons guard was named New York Liberty Team president? I've been posting Isiah-Laimbeer pics for years (even their icicle sword fights).
Tim Duncan Goes (Indoor) Skydiving
Odds & Ends
The U.S. women's national soccer team will appear on an upcoming episode of The Simpsons ... This woman's booty forced LeBron James to end his social media ban ... Catch up on SI.com's Top 10 stories of the week ... Jeopardy contestants were stumped by final question about Clark the Cub ... The 101 hottest Instagram photos of the week ... Porsche's headquarters really makes me want to work at Porsche ... Attention Montreal Hot Clicks readers: Go to this doctor ... ABC is going forward with its Uncle Buck reboot ... WWE champ Seth Rollins let a 5-year-old heart surgery patient punch him in the gut ... The Guns N' Roses reunion seems closer and closer to actually happening ... How your mom spends her time.
Hannah Davis' 2015 Swimsuit Outtakes
You've seen her on the DirecTV ads with a talking horse. Now see her in action during a swim shoot.
The Week in Unnecessary Censorship
Steph Curry, Manny Pacquiao in others star in this week's edition.
Michael Jackson's Grunts and Screams
They have all been compiled into one track. (H/T BroBible)
That Was Weird
Here's some better Michael Jackson to cleanse your palate.
My New Favorite 92-Year-Old Woman
Meet Joy Lofthouse, a retired World War II pilot who will return to the skies for the 70th anniversary of VE Day. (H/T Vox)
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