Blake Lively … he elbowed Obama in the face during a pickup game in 2010 … what it’s like to be swallowed by a hippo … comscore vs. google analytics … the truth about Reddit … comments sections of newspapers and blogs remain bad places … this is Carmelo Anthony’s stylist … another take on the three women escaping in Cleveland … would you give Zach Braff a dime to help him get a movie started? … what happened when Facebook bought Instagram … man burrows out of prison with a spoon …
Mike Conley, clutch! Grizzlies 99, Thunder 93. [Commercial Appeal]
Are Modern Football Helmets Any Safer than Old-School Leather Ones? [Smithsonian.com]
Who wants to buy Nick Saban’s Georgia vacation house? [Biz Journals]
Interesting look at 2014 NFL draft prospects based on advanced metrics. [The Sideline View]
Man, the high school QB class of 2010 was dreadful. [CBS Sports]
Remember when Lance Stephenson was a risky draft pick by Larry Bird? Born ready sure has matured. [Indy Star]
Mike Moser of UNLV will transfer to Oregon for his senior year. The forward will be eligible next season – assuming he passes one online class. Big get for the Ducks. [Oregonian]
Nationals fans are outraged over the team’s stupid rain out policy. [Washington Post]
“Tomic, the father and coach of one of the game’s rising stars, the Australian Bernard Tomic of Australia, has been charged with assaulting his son’s hitting partner, Thomas Drouet, outside a Madrid hotel last week.” [NYT]
In Seattle, Chris Hansen won’t stop fighting for an NBA team. [Seattle Times]
Why did Tennessee point guard Trae Golden suddenly leave the Vols? Academic issues according to one report. [CBS]
A Zamboni race!
More Charles Ramsey, please.
What the internet is doing to our brains. This is not good for people like … well, me. [via Hot Clicks]