1. MJ Back To His Old Tricks
Michael Jordan still might have a gambling problem. You would have thought he should have been on good behavior with the NBA receiving criticism for allowing him to play in a charity golf tournament during lockout ... but no. More surprising than MJ's actions are the actions of his fellow gamblers. Who challenges the most competitive man in America?
2. Yao Remembered, Animated
Bookmark this video if you ever want to retrace the steps of Yao Ming's career or if you just want to have a good laugh. The two must-see scenes are the depiction of Yao's birth and Charles Barkley kissing a donkey's behind (yes, you read that correctly).
3. The Grouchy Kid Gets the Ball
While it's nice to see this kid turn his frown upside down, the action of the broadcast team sets quite a bad precedent. The game must have been excruciatingly dull for the announcers to spend this much time on a little kid in the stands and then bring him a ball just so they had something to continue talking about.
4. Ndamukong Shows His Moves
Ndamukong Suh may not have been at an NFL facility during the lockout, but he has certainly been getting work done. For his sake, I hope he doesn't score a touchdown until he realizes how embarrassing his celebration would be.
5. Pirates Return To The Top
We all know it has been a long, long time since the Pittsburgh Pirates led their division this late in the season, but this article makes it all the more clear. The best indicator of how long ago 1997 was is the video quality of the final link from July 17 of that year.