This weekend hot clicks features highlights from the second weekend in Rio and a farewell to Alex Rodriguez
Rio's Second Weekend
Catch up on all Olympics' news, scores and other updates here ... Former Lions' RB Jahvid Best ran the 100-meter dash alongside Usain Bolt ... You must read this story on U.S. women's water polo goalie Ashleigh Johnson ... An Ethiopian steeplechase runner finished the prelims despite losing a shoe ... Russia's only track and field athlete in Rio is now suspended from Olympic competition.
On Friday night, the U.S. men's hoops team avoided another scare by narrowly edging Serbia ... The CBC announcer who botched the Lochte-Phelps call does not want your sympathy ... U.S. Soccer president responds to Hope Solo's comments against Sweden ... And Chris Chavez handed out mid-Olympics superlatives.
Holy Santa Clause S***!
Lovely Lady of the Day
Your LLOD for this beautiful mid-August weekend is beautiful reality TV star Erica Mena. (Click here for full-sized gallery)
Dassey to WrestleMania
After Brendan Dassey's guilty conviction was overturned this week, fans started a petition to send him to WrestleMania.
Best. Coaching. Ever.
Washington Huskies' head coach Chris Petersen has the best punishment for players who fight during practice.
Just a Bit Short Bubba
Bubba Watson just did this: pic.twitter.com/BavGKtfJei— E. Widtsoe Robinson (@ewrobinson1) August 13, 2016
Was? This IS Still Cool
It's been so long since the Rams played in L.A., this was still considered cool. pic.twitter.com/9ucfsk7oDS — Sports Paper (@SportsPaperInfo) August 13, 2016
Kyra in Montauk
Bye Bye A-Rod
Odds and Ends
Sausage Party topped Suicide Squad at the Friday box office ... Here are the most beautiful women Olympians in Rio ... All of college football's new uniforms and helmets for 2016 ... Tennessee football dropped a goosebump-inducing hype video ... ICYMI: FSU flag football phenom Michelle Roque is back ... Snoop Dogg signed a fan's citation for weed possession ... Jordan sent gear to the pick-up guy dressed like Jordan ... NFL changed the catch rule for the 2016 season and it's even more confusing.
Most Underrated Sport
Cycling Team Pursuit does not get the attention it deserves. The men's pursuit finals were on Friday and women's on Saturday, but check out this video from the world championships earlier this year:
You Sly Rascal
the handball equivalent of an eephus pitch https://t.co/vNYP6jtCkg — nick pants (@nick_pants) August 12, 2016
Oh My Heavens
Marshawn Lynch's brother, DaVonte https://t.co/BDPhEkfkML — Football Posts (@FballPosts) August 13, 2016
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