Thursday's A.M. Hot Clicks: Nicole Harrison; James Harden Meets 100-Year-Old Fan
My New Favorite NBA Fan
Busy Wednesday in the NBA. Golden State pummeled Oklahoma City but the Russell Westbrook-Kevin Durant relationship seems to be improving. The 76ers beat the Raptors and Joel Embiid continues to be the NBA's most entertaining player. But the best moment of all took place in Houston, where James Harden presented 99-year-old Lucy Pearce (she'll be 100 on Saturday) with the game ball (and a hug).
Baseball Hall of Fame Welcomes Three New Members
Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines and Ivan Rodriguez are the newest members of the Baseball Hall of Fame and this video of Pudge receiving the good news will give you the feels. PED villains Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens did not make it but are getting closer. Jose Canseco also didn't make it and had some strong words about his exclusion. Tom Verducci has nine thoughts from this year's voting and The Sports Daily has a look ahead to next year's class.
History of Refs Blowing Their Whistle in Carmelo Anthony's Ear (and him getting mad about it)
Nicole Harrison: Lovely Lady of the Day
I flirted with making Dolly Parton LLOD since it's her birthday but I didn't think that would go so well with all of you. So instead we present Australian model Nicole Harrison (click for full-size gallery).
Jerry Rice's Ill-Advised Commercial
I've mentioned before how much I dislike Jerry Rice for his stickum lies so I'm not devastated to see him in the center of controversy again. This time it involves an ad for Popeyes chicken that isn't going over too well.
25 Worst Logos in Sports History
Think Your Family is Messed Up?
The Tale of Rex Ryan's Customized Truck
Odds & Ends
If you're a wrestling fan, we have news, notes, rumors and more in our Week in Wrestling column ... Alexander Ovechkin knows the key to a good smoothie ... LeBron James Jr. is really good at basketball (though I don't think we need a highlight mix for a 12-year-old) ... RG3 can't get enough of his girlfriend ... Paul McCartney sued Sony music for the rights to The Beatles catalog ... I refuse to watch A Dog's Purpose because of this scene ... There's a phone booth in Japan where people can call the dead.
Russell Westbrook Had an Interesting Night
Ali Turns 15
Ali, the Muhammad Ali biopic starring Will Smith, was released 15 years ago and there is a new commemorative edition of the film available now on Blu-ray.
Derrick Rose Earns $21.32 Million Per Year
Love the Way This Guy Says "110"
Happy Birthday, Dolly Parton
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