Roundup: MLB Hall of Fame Day, Bobby Petrino-to-Louisville Rumors & Gisele Plays Flip Cup

maria-menounosMaria Menounos … the odd rise of personal brand journalism … does LA have the coolest new downtown in America? … feels like the Onion: “Gym client told she dresses like a stripper, ordered to leave by gym owner” … I’m shocked Dennis Rodman got into an argument with someone on CNN … Sean Penn might be dating Charlize Theron? … inmate escapes from prison, but turns himself in because it was too cold … one guy’s list of the 10 best cheesesteaks in Phillyavalanche kills skier in Vail … I’d never heard of a burrito vending machine … Miss Venezuela 2004 and her husband were killed … Vanderbilt student born in prison is now in medical school …

Today is MLB Hall of Fame day, and it’s probably going to get ugly. Damn internet people! [Herald]

“It’s as if the Longhorn Network fired Leno and hired Arsenio.” [Star Telegram]

Andy Gray tracked down Lauren Hanley, who hung out with Johnny Manziel this week. [Hot Clicks]

Kevin Durant scores 48 points, but the Thunder still lost to the Jazz, 112-101. Gordon Hayward made 13-of-16 shots and scored 37 points. [Oklahoman]

Funny takedown of that silly New York Times column this week on Mike Vick and dogfighting. [Philly.com]

I’m sure everyone will have plenty to say if Bobby Petrino-to-Louisville happens. [WDRB]

Iowa coach Fran McCaffery is suspended for Thursday’s game against Northwestern following his incident with referees Sunday night. [Des Moines Register]

Here’s the Canadian men’s Olympic hockey team. [Globe & Mail]

“… a television producer, Randi Harrison, told Mr. Sherman that while negotiating her salary with Mr. Ailes at NBC in the 1980s, he offered her an additional $100 each week ‘if you agree to have sex with me whenever I want.'” [NYT]

Some college athletes play like adults, read like 5th graders. [CNN]

There’s a Friday Night Tykes series about Texas youth football players under the age of 10. What could go wrong? [LA Times]


Three months old, but six glorious minutes of Mike Francesa madness. [via Richard Deitsch]


Tom Brady’s wife playing flip-cup. [via Hot Clicks]


Anthony Davis, bam! The 2nd year star from Kentucky finished with 22 points and 12 rebounds in the loss.


If you fast-forward to 1:15, you’ll see a Jerome Lane-type facial, but the backboard doesn’t get shattered. [via College Basketball Talk]

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