Most golfers dream of hitting a hole-in-one at least once in their lives. Some golfers are fortunate enough to score multiple aces in their lifetimes.

Tony and Janet Blundy? They earned hole-in-ones in the very same round.

The married couple has shot to fame after both of them hit holes-in-one on the same hole, and in the very same round. Oddsmakers have tabbed such a feat as being more than a 50 million-to-one shot.


In a group of four players, the odds of two people earning a hole-in-one on the same hole are about 26 million-to-one, according to Golf Digest. For a twosome to accomplish the feat, the odds would be well more than double.

The Blundys had the benefit of multiple independent witnesses who say they watched both holes-in-one, so the claim stands as credible.

"If nobody would have been around, nobody would ever believe us," Tony Blundy said to the Lansing State Journal. "We've been laughing about it every time we think about it. It's so unbelievable that it could happen."

Unbelievable, but apparently not impossible.

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Nick Mundy is something of a beloved misfit for Comedy Central's "Screen Junkies." One person particularly enamored with the comedy figure: actor Dwayne (The Rock) Johnson.

After meeting Mundy in a press junket and doing several comedy bits with him, Johnson pulled off a stunt that he and Mundy won't be able to top: On a day where Mundy thought they were shooting a short skit together, he showed up and found The Rock dressed to the nines, ordained and ready to officiate Mundy's surprise wedding.

Apparently, Mundy's girlfriend had contacted Screen Junkies and The Rock to organize a massive production: The Rock led Mundy through a set of double-doors and into a room where his family stood waiting in a makeshift chapel, ready to watch he and his fiancee tie the knot.

The video is funny, touching and just downright impressive:

For Mundy, who grew up idolizing The Rock, the experience was a dream come true -- but also a complete whirlwind.

"My best man and writing partner threw my jacket on me, and the next thing I know, the Rock was walking me down the aisle and the music was starting and I signed the marriage license," Mundy told The Hollywood Reporter. "The whole thing was insane."

Mundy was not exactly dressed the part: he was wearing American flag pants and had wet hair for the ceremony. Before it began, he asked for a comb to clean himself up.

The Rock, for what it's worth, seemed to really enjoy the experience. He wore a massive smile as Mundy entered the room and took it in, and as he finished the ceremony he stopped to consider how incredible it was to preside over someone's official wedding.

Mundy's now-wife, Dilara Karabas, told THR that The Rock was very generous with his time and accommodating as she worked to put together the ceremony in secret. He was so charming, in fact, that Mundy's dad even invited him to Houston for some barbecue.

Karabas also said that The Rock was very genuine in wanting the experience to be everything they wanted -- even though he made the offer of officiating the wedding, he only did so after Karabas' blessing, as with all other aspects of the ceremony.

And that's the strange story of how two people became one.

New York police officer Brian Moore died Monday after he was shot in the line of duty over the weekend. As the city mourns his loss, the New York Mets prepared their own tribute, which took place before Tuesday's game.

In addition to announcing that the team would hang a memorial banner up at Citi Field, Mets players replaced their team hats with NYPD baseball caps during batting practice.



Members of the NYPD were also in attendance at the game. The team held a brief remembrance ceremony and observed a moment of silence in memory of officer Moore.


The Mets have tried to cultivate a strong relationship and display of support for the NYPD in the past. The team donned first responder hats after the 9/11 attacks in 2001, and the team wore NYPD hats in 2011 on the 10-year anniversary of the attacks.

After two NYPD officers were slain in December, Mets third baseman David Wright -- whose father is a police officer -- called the families of both officers, and the team brought in the families of each team to throw the first pitches before the home opener this year.

The sons of one of the officers were also brought to Spring Training, where they served as bat boys.

Remember the Stephen Curry behind-the-back crossover that left Chris Paul's ankles shaking? Well, Cleveland Indians catcher Yan Gomes did the same thing to Houston Astros catch Hank Conger.

During the Indians-Astros game in Houston Thursday afternoon, Gomes, who was the designated hitter, came charging home for a play at the plate. Conger had the ball long before Jones reached home plate. In fact, maybe too long.

Gomes moved his body right and then shifted his weight back to the left in what could be called a body crossover. His shake-and-bake move left Conger in the dust and gave Gomes a chance to slide well under the tag.


In his 269-game career, Gomes has only stolen two bases, so the 27-year-old is not exactly a speedster. Conger, also 27, is in his sixth MLB season and first with the Astros.

The Indians and Astros spilt the first two games of the season before what will forever be known as "The Yan Gomes Crossover Slide Game."

As Tiger Woods makes his return to golf at The Masters, it's clear his long run of dominance -- at least for the moment -- has been usurped by Rory McIlroy. It's fitting, though, that Woods now has to grapple with a generation of golfers who grew up idolizing him. The latest video from Nike draws is a moving story about this relationship.

In most cases, a 34-year-old has no shot of making it into the NFL. But Nate Boyer is not like those other cases. The former Green Beret in the U.S. Army is chasing a pro football dream that began with him teaching himself how to long-snap while on special forces duty.

In 2010, Boyer walked on to the football team at the University of Texas. It was two years before then-coach Mack Brown found out he'd never played football before. That's how good Boyer was.

Now, Boyer is hoping he can latch on with an NFL team. On the surface, this goal seems like a pipe dream: the NFL doesn't have much interest in old rookies, and Boyer is much, much older than his peers. And, while he's a talented long-snapper, there aren't a lot of job opportunities in the NFL -- most teams employ only one, and those lucky players that do get a job try to hold onto them as long as they can.

But, as Peter King explains for MMQB, there are reasons Boyer can't be completely dismissed. Despite his age, he's very good at long-snapping: he's logged more than 500 long-snaps at Texas, and every single one hit the mark.

King also notes that his speed in delivering the long-snap is right in the ideal range that NFL teams look for. Mechanically speaking, Boyer is NFL-caliber. Boyer has also been endorsed by Colts long-snapper Matt Overton, who has worked out with him and believes Boyer is more than just a feel-good story.

"There is no question in my mind he can do it. None. He can legit long-snap at the NFL level," Overton told King.

Another thing Boyer has going for himself is that NFL long-snappers have a longer lifespan than other position players. If he were a running back, he'd already have passed his prime playing window. But with a little luck, Boyer could last a half-decade or more.

Having a Special Forces physique and training doesn't hurt with that, either. Boyer may still be considered a long-shot, but his skill will be taken seriously.

West Virginia had its WNIT quarterfinal against Villanova all but won. But on the Wildcats' side, there was one more loose end to tie up. Senior Emily Leer was playing in her last college game, and was stuck on 999 career points.

With just seconds left in the game and the Mountaineers up six, West Virginia coach Mike Carey called for his team to foul Leer, sending her to the line for two free throw attempts.

She made one, hitting the 1,000-point mark. West Virginia released video of the final sequence.


SPORTSMANSHIP: Coach Mike Carey asked his player to intentionally foul Villanova senior Emily Leer so that she had an opportunity to reach her 1,000th point before her career concluded. Leer was fouled and hit the front-end of a free throw to score her 1,000th and final career point.

Posted by WVU Women's Basketball on Monday, March 30, 2015

In the video, it appears that Carey and Villanova coach Harry Perretta come together near mid-court for a quick discussion. Presumably, the exchange is Perretta asking Carey to call for a foul on Leer.

Whether it was solicited or not, Carey's willingness to foul the opponent -- in a six-point game, no less -- is commendable. West Virginia went on to win, and both sides walk away as part of a feel-good example of sportsmanship.

Here's your good news for the day: Devon Still's daughter might be well on her way to beating cancer.

Leah Still, whose battle against pediatric cancer has become a national storyline, went in Tuesday for a special body scan that detects cancer connected to the nervous system. The news was overwhelmingly positive: Doctors didn't find any cancer.

Leah and her NFL football father were overjoyed. According to Still's Instagram page, there's only one thing to do when you get the best news of your life:

You flex.


Leah isn't completely out of the woods yet -- she'll have to undergo an MRI that will search for cancer in other parts of her body. But the lack of any cancer in the brain or nervous system, where the disease originated, is excellent news for the young girl and her father.

That second test will probably come soon, but in the meantime, Still and her father are choosing to celebrate this huge achievement.

Soccer has a custom of kicking the ball out of bounds when your opponent is down with an injury. But it's far less common to see a player turn down a wide-open goal in the name of good sportsmanship.

That's exactly what happened in a recent game between professional teams based in Saudi Arabia and Jordan, according to a Reddit user. In the second half of a match, Mahmoud Za'tara, a player for Jordan's Al Wihdat, had a one-on-one opportunity with a goalie and turned it down to kick the ball out of bounds. Just before receiving the pass into the box, Za'tara saw one of the opponent's players fall with an injury.

His decision to kick the ball out of bounds drew praise from his teammates as well as the other team.

Although it is seen as good sportsmanship to act that way when the opposing team is injured, that certainly doesn't happen all the time -- and it's extremely rare to see a player make that decision with such a great opportunity to score.

Furthermore, Za'tara reacts pretty quickly after seeing the injured player, and the automatic nature of his response is pretty remarkable on top of his sacrifice of personal stats.

It should be noted that Za'tara's team was up 2-0 at that point and the game was in good shape. Even so, the allure of a goal would tempt many other players, and they probably wouldn't be criticized much for it. Credit Za'tara for his quick thinking and great example of sportsmanship.

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For Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls, the point guard's meniscus tear in his right knee couldn't have come at a worse time.

But for Powerade's latest ad campaign, the timing couldn't be more perfect. Even though the sports drink brand is unlikely to celebrate the fallen star's injury, there's no question that the company's latest campaign stands to benefit.

Not even 48 hours after the Bulls announced that the one-time MVP would need another surgery on his knee -- thus thrusting the rest of his season into doubt -- Powerade has come out with a new ad campaign called #PowerThrough. The campaign pairs images of Rose -- and ostensible scenes from his childhood home of Englewood, a neighborhood in Chicago -- with selections from Tupac Shakur's poem, "The Rose That Grew from Concrete."

The commercial is quite striking in its emotional power, and the story of Rose's struggles -- not only in childhood, but after facing three major injuries in fewer than three years -- only amplify the message of Shakur's lyrics.

Rose shared the commercial on his Facebook page, which he often uses to post messages of encouragement and to relay his determination to his fans. It's obvious the ad campaign was already in the works before his latest injury, but Powerade hasn't said whether it hurried up its release to better coincide with the Bulls star's latest setback.

At any rate, it's rare for an ad campaign to be so prescient and relevant to current events. Given the latest hurdle facing Rose, its message is very moving.

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