John Brown University
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For more than 30 years, John Brown University in Siloam Spring, Ark. has celebrated the men's basketball team's first hoop of the season by throwing rolls of toilet paper on the court. This tradition continued last night.
Let's Play The FeudI always use that headline when there's a case of sports figures fighting, but this time, it's really time to play the Feud -- as in Family Feud. Hornets guard Chris Paul and his family appeared on the show yesterday, and let's just say Paul should stick to hoops.
They Burn Couches, Not CheerleadersLouisville has decided not to bring its cheerleaders to West Virginia for its game against the Mountaineers Saturday because the school doesn't feel it would be safe environment.
SoccerWe've seen clips before of medical personnel dropping injured players off stretchers. This isn't quite as good as that, but it's still amusing. In this clip, a trainer comes out to tend to a player on the ground and drops his supplies all over the field.
Giveaway Of The Day
Papa John's is giving away one million free pizzas during the NFL season. Anyone who signs up for its Papa Rewards program at PapaJohns.com will have the chance to be randomly selected to receive one of the 60,000 free large one-topping pizzas the chain will award each week. In addition to that, Papa John's is giving away a $25 gift card to eight Hot Clicks readers. The first eight people to e-mail me (Jimmy_Traina@simail.com) the answers to the three questions below will win. You must e-mail and put "Contest" in the subject line. Do not fill out the form below.
1. What song did Michigan State QB Kirk Cousins sing on the Dan Patrick Show last week?
2. Who did Coyotes forward Paul Bissonnette dress up as for Halloween?
3. Hot Clicks recently posted a story about three friends taking a road trip to Game 7 of the World Series. In which city did they start their trip?
UPDATE, 12:40 p.m.: Contest is over. Winners have been e-mailed. Answers were 1) Friday; 2) Hacksaw Jim Duggan; 3) Nashville.
Sports Video Of The DayWatch this poor guy lose his beer thanks to a check into the boards.
World Record Video Of The DayMatt Huyett, of Elk Grove, Calif., sent in this video of Karate Kid Cobra Kai Sensei John Kreese and asked how it only has 1,800 views. That is a good question.