The Birdman Evolution
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Few athletes have undergone as drastic a physical makeover as Nuggets forward Chris Anderson. The Birdman joined the NBA in 2001 as a fresh-faced 23-year-old and has transformed his body into a traveling art show. Uncoached has a good look at Anderson's changing appearance through the years and here's another gallery of athletes who have radically changed their appearance over the years.
Buster Douglas And The Art Of ActingBuster Douglas will always be known as the guy who pulled off the biggest upset in boxing history. Twenty years later, he is promoting his barbecue cookbook for diabetics, tweeting up a storm and starring in this incredibly awesome low-budget ad for SafeAuto. And you thought the punches in pro wrestling were fake?
Now That You've Finished LunchHere are the biggest pukers in sports history (with videos to make sure you're nauseous).
Lovely Lady Of The Day
Cerina Vincent :: Albert L. Ortega/Getty ImagesHot Clicks reader Aaron Farber from Sacramento suggested I make Cerina Vincent today's Lovely Lady of the Day. I can see why.
Poor JamaalYou have to feel bad for Jamaal Charles today. The Chiefs running back fell .02 yards short (less than three-quarters of an inch) of breaking Jim Brown's record for most yards per rush in a season. Brown's mark was 6.4 yards and Charles finished at 6.38. Even worse, Charles had the record sewn up but lost a yard on his final carry of the day.
SI Vault Photo of the DayWhen I'm not filling in for Jimmy, I run the SI Vault and post funny and/or embarrassing photos to the SI Vault Twitter Feed. Today was a classic - members of the Jackson Five standing over a fallen Muhammad Ali. Check out Michael's foot laying directly on Ali's chest.
Ryan Parker Story Of The DayThe talented Ryan Parker lays into Louisville coach Rick Pitino.
Wonder Years Video Of The DayDanica McKeller (Winnie Cooper in The Wonder Years) turns 35 today. In her honor, here is a video of her dumping poor Kevin Arnold.