Weekend Hot Clicks: Ronda Rousey; Celebrating Charles Barkley's birthday
Happy Birthday Charles
Charles Wade Barkley turned the big 5-3 on Saturday. Celebrate his big day with 52 quotes and random facts from the 11-time NBA All-Star, the 10 most defining moments from his NBA career and the above gallery of 53 rare photos of Barkley. He was left speechless after receiving 53 dozen birthday donuts on Thursday night.
For casual racing fans, here's the Daytona 500 TV schedule and check out this cool Infographic previewing the race. Keep an eye on these five drivers in the season-opening race and browse this awesome gallery of memorable Daytona 500 moments. Lastly, will 20-year-old pole-sitter Chase Elliott live up to the hype?
ICYMI from Friday: Todd Howard, designer of Fallout, pleads with EA to revive the NCAA Football series. Also, Fallout 4 won Game of the Year at the DICE Awards in Vegas and here are 10 ways to breathe new life into an old gaming console.
Lovely Lady of the Day
Our gallop through the 2016 SI Swimsuit ladies continues with cover model Ronda Rousey. The California native is making a second appearance in the Swimsuit Issue after a fantastic shoot in Florida last year. You can see all her 2016 photos from Petit St. Vincent here. (Click here for full-sized gallery)
That Could've Been Avoided
Australian cricket legend Shane Warne stuck his head into a bucket of snakes and was bitten immediately.
Fans who bought tickets for Jerry Seinfeld's residence at Beacon Theatre in New York on Thursday night were also treated to Steve Martin's first stand-up performance in 30 years.
Play Nice Boys
Grayson Allen getting hit in the face https://t.co/lNNDE1Kpf8 — David Gardner (@byDavidGardner) February 20, 2016
Avocados Strike Again
1st injury of spring: #Dodgers Micah Johnson needed stitches in left hand. Mishap trying to remove avocado pit. Should heal in a week. — Bill Plunkett (@billplunkettocr) February 19, 2016
Odds and Ends
Future NHL outdoor games: Which teams will get one? ... College football in Finland is amazing, as are the announcers ... Lindsey Vonn's latest title overshadowed by odd social-media gaffe ... Remember former Rays' outfielder Rocco Baldelli? He's breeding horses now ... Odell Beckham's cousin is an athletic phenom ... Sabres' goalie Robin Lehner is a specimen and dropped the gloves against Columbus ... Who has the best case for ACC Player of the Year? ... Nick Saban's mid-range jumper is not bad ... Galleries: The Night in Sports (Feb. 19), (Feb. 20) and (Feb. 21).
I'm guessing this isn't how Jim Larrañaga drew this one up.... https://t.co/ctl8P1LZRb — Rob Dauster (@RobDauster) February 20, 2016
Round Mound of Rebound
Charles Barkley is now known for his hilarious one-liners, bizarre on-air tangents and blazing hot takes. But some people have forgotten how much of a beast he was on the hardwood before migrating into broadcasting.
Enjoy the weekend ladies and gentlemen.
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