Thursday's P.M. Hot Clicks: Angelina Jolie; Michael Jordan Flu Game
Flu Game Anniversary
Thursday marks the 18th anniversary of Michael Jordan’s legendary “Flu Game” in which he scored 38 points to lead the Bulls to a massive victory in Game 5 of the 1997 NBA Finals. For a blast from the past, here's an article that was published the day after the game. Complement that by basking in this great highlight clip of the historic night. And speaking of history, the "Flu Game" is a huge part of sneaker history as well. Jordan's game-worn shoes from the "Flu Game" were auctioned off for a stunning $104,765 in 2013, which made them the most expensive pair of game-worn Air Jordans ever sold. In a career full of highlights and memorable games, Michael Jordan's "Flu Game" ranks among the best.
Cutest Mascot Ever?
Fresno State has a new mascot named Meet Victor E. Bulldog III. There is just way too much cuteness here.
No Pain, No Gain
Five-star basketball recruit P.J. Dozier tore his ACL at 11, and continued to play with it torn for years.
Throwback Lovely Lady of the Day
Throwback Thursday's LLOD is the ageless Angelina Jolie. (Click here for full-size gallery)
Mr. Rogers Throwbacks
A minor league baseball team will be honoring Mr. Rogers with these incredible cardigan uniforms.
You Are Doing It Wrong
These Filipino divers gave it their best shots, and failed spectacularly.
Patrick Sharp says hello to his family prior to Game 4.
J.J. Watt Meets Arnold
Hasta la vista, baby.
Yep, That'll Do It
University of Maryland hopes to 'enhance the fan experience' by selling alcohol at games http://t.co/nIuN2KogmY pic.twitter.com/wu93MIqnUr — For The Win (@ForTheWin) June 11, 2015
Benches Clear Before Lunchtime
Just 11 pitches into the game and the Braves and Padres benches were cleared.
She Had Her Covered
A photo posted by Becky Hammon (@officialbeckyhammon) on
Odds and Ends
Amalie Ny Wichmann is one of the most underrated ladies in the world... Russell Wilson doesn't have a fat new contract yet but he was spotted in a wicked new ride ... Ranking the 10 best no-hitters of all time ... Biggest fair-weather fan bases in sports ... George R.R. Martin wants you to shut up and stop whining about Game of Thrones ... The movie My All American, depicting former Texas football player Freddie Steinmark, arrives this fall... Royals’ Alex Gordon left his third base coach hanging after a homer... Ryan McGuire, 6, is going to play 100 holes of golf for cancer research... Here is an open letter to the White Walker Army.
Watch an exclusive sneak peek of flag football comedy Balls Out.
Erin Heatherton Gets Wet and Wild
Need we say more?
The first trailer for The Program was released on Thursday and the Lance Armstrong biopic looks fantastic. Directed by Stephen Frears, it stars Chris O'Dowd as Irish journalist David Walsh, who is attempting to expose the Tour de France king.
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