1. UConn job
After last week’s basketball trick shots emerged, it now appears the Storrs, Connecticut is the place for all trick shots, as UConn QB Johnny McEntee shows what he can do with a football. Let’s just say it’s better than what you can do.
2. Box o' Bruins
The Bruins and Habs combined for 14 goals and and 182 penalty minutes Wednesday night in a regular-season thriller between teams that don't much like each other. As you might suspect, that led to a bit of a logistical issue in the penalty box.
3. Fenway 2.0?
Remember when the Red Sox were debating building a new Fenway? Artist renderings were done for the new digs, as they are with every proposed stadium. Some drawings are realized, others are not. Here are the long-lost concepts that will entertain you longer than your boss would prefer.
4. The Masked Avenger
Portland’s Dante Cunningham was elbowed in eye against Cleveland, and is now sporting the coolest mask ever introduced to a professional sport. It’s like something out of the "Blade" series. Blazer fans should petition that he wear it forever.
5. A new home
For a few athletes, signing day represents the next logical step in a series of events they’ve been told they deserve. For one Alabama football player, signing a commitment to college gave him a new lease on life. Great story.