Rihanna … “Police handcuff Georgia kindergartner for tantrum” … UNC student tries to interview Newt Gingrich … “BMW owners twice as likely to be adulterers as drivers of other brands” … has anyone picked this apart yet? … that’s quite the error … these are some pretty smelly things … so cool: “Physicist Uses Math to Beat Traffic Ticket” … man charged with allegedly selling weed from an ice cream truck … Hot Sauce is hot … horrible story out of Houston … Ted Nugent is a lunatic …
Really enjoyed this NBA piece – Staying on the treadmill vs. nuking the core. [Basketball Prospectus]
Coolest part of the NFL schedule release? NFL lines are out for week 1. [Covers]
Here’s a profile of FSU’s Greg Reid, the “most popular athlete in Tallahassee.” [FSU News]
That’s one attractive chess prodigy. [Daily News]
Fewer and fewer African Americans are playing Major League Baseball. [USA Today]
Meet Kristina Akra, who now covers the Nationals for MASN. [DC Sports Bog]
Pittsburgh’s in full hyperbole mode over the Penguins. [Tribune Review]
When it comes to pitching fast, the Cleveland Indians are winners. [WSJ]
On Mad Men’s popularity. [New Yorker]
Tulsa’s best player, impressive freshman Jordan Clarkson, is transferring. [Tulsa World]
Over the last 15 years in North American Pro Sports, the Spurs have the best winning percentage. [Sportige]
Ozzie Guillen returned to the dugout without incident. [Herald]
A 76-year-old woman hit the gas instead of the brake and ran through a Publix supermarket in Florida. Incredibly, nobody died.
Absolutely love this Michael Jordan commercial.
The racer, Matt Hagan, walked away from this unscathed.
From Monday night: Derrick Williams, the rookie from Arizona, with a fairly impressive dunk against the Pacers.