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Hot Clicks: Maria Menounos; John Axford leaves note for media

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Brewers closer John Axford had his streak of 49 consecutive saves snapped Friday night when he blew a game against the Cubs. Axford couldn't talk to reporters about it after the game, however, because his wife (he thought) had gone into labor. To explain his absence to the media, Axford left the awesome note above in his locker. (It turned out later that Axford's wife had not gone into labor.)

Best Postgame Press Conference Ever

John Axford note:

Awful Announcing has four calls of Sergio Aguero's game-winning goal yesterday that won Manchester City the English Premier League title.

High Drama

That was the line uttered by Charles Barkley on TNT over the weekend when they aired this video of Shaquille O'Neal getting hosed down while doing jumping jacks and singing She's A Maniac.

"I Never Thought I Wouldn't Want To See A Wet T-Shirt Contest"

Hot Clicks favorite Maria Menounos has made it to the final four on Dancing with the Stars. Even if you don't watch the show, you should find a minute tonight to call in some votes for her. Here's a reason why. And another. And another.

Photo Gallery Of The Day

Maria Menounos hosts the launch party for Bud Light Lime "Lime-a-Rita" in Las Vegas on May 5. :: Bryan Steffy, Getty Images

Here's Kentucky starAnthony Davis trying to eat the "Blazin Wing" at a Buffalo Wild Wings in Florence, Kentucky over the weekend.

Priceless Reaction

Blue Jays pitcher Ricky Romerois an excellent bubble blower.

Photo Of The Day

In Friday's P.M. Hot Clicks, we announced a contest in which we're giving away underwear that cost $100 per pair, with SI Swimsuit model Chrissy Teigen picking the winners. The original deadline to submit an entry was 3 p.m. ET today. However, I'm extending it to 9 a.m. ET Tuesday. Submissions must be sent to Full deatils can be found here.

Important Update

Here's the message for Yankees closer Mariano Rivera: Don't Stop Relievin'.

Sports Video Of The Day

The show unveiled its 100th digital short this weekend. It starts out a little slow, but picks up at the midway point with the arrivals of Justin Timberlake and Natalie Portman. (Warning: Video contains strong language.)

Saturday Night Live Video Of The Day