Jonathan Papelbon is not popular in Washington, the NBA is almost back, and Renae Ayris is beautiful.
The Kansas City Chiefs are headed to Lambeau to take on the Green Bay Packers on Monday night, and rather than relying on statistics or game tape, Tiffany Oshinsky is using a better measuring stick: Beer.
Jonathan Papelbon Not Popular In D.C.
The Nationals fanbase has chosen a side in the Bryce Harper-Jonathan Papelbon battle, and surprisingly they are sticking with their 22-year-old MVP favorite over the recently acquired and suspended closer who looks like a villain from an '80’s movie. Fans are even offering to put their money where their mouth is if the team rids itself of Papelbon ASAP.
NBA Media Day
The NBA is very nearly back, with 26 teams holding their media days on Monday. So far Markieff Morris of the Phoenix Suns has backed away from his incendiary summer comments, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson of the Nets gave himself a hilarious nickname and Kevin Garnett of the Timberwolves joked that he may have been under the influence when he signed his new contract.
P.M. Lovely Lady Of The Day
University Of Georgia Shows Real Heart
Southern University wideout Devon Gales was hospitalized with a serious neck injury during Saturday’s game at Georgia, and he is currently in stable condition at an Athens hospital. UGA had Gales’s parents flown into town and driven to the hospital by Bulldogs staff members.
Ben Revere Needs To Practice Celebrating More
Trail Blazers Are Gleaming The Cube
Rich Rodriguez Is A Cheerleader Fan
Rich Rod's daughter is UA cheerleader: “If you see me hugging, kissing cheerleader after game don’t worry. If it’s 2 or 3 there’s a problem"— Brett McMurphy (@Brett_McMurphy) September 26, 2015
Odds & Ends
Minnesota students have a new dance craze ... Caron Butler admits he has a Mountain Dew addiction ... Justin Bieber opened up about what a jerk he has been ... Is the future of fuel in panda poop? ... Bernie Sanders caught some Lucha Libre wrestling action ... Sisqó is suing for “Thong Song” royalties ... NASA found water on Mars .. Taylor Swift & Mick Jagger sang “Satisfaction”
Mike Gundy Is A Man And A Dancing Machine
DeJuan Blair Takes Media Day To The Future
Pelicans Hit The Quan
Mean Coaches Are Bad Coaches
SI’s Brain on Sports podcast with Jon Wertheim and Alex Wolff takes on the effects of abusive coaching.
Gregg Popovich Is In Midseason Form
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