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Tom Brady bounces first pitch at Red Sox game

Tom Brady

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady can throw a football sixty yards but he couldn’t throw a baseball 60 feet on Monday. Brady threw out the first pitch during the Boston Red Sox home game against the Washington Nationals. The pitch: pic.twitter.com/9yDALtp0XN — New England Patriots (@Patriots) April 13, 2015 Brady did have a solid outing in the batting cage, making ...

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Stevan Ridley gets gigantic Jets tattoo after signing one-year deal

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Stevan Ridley signed a one-year deal with the New York Jets this offseason, and he is making it very clear that he is excited to join his new team. In what could very well make the list of the top bad decisions in sports, Ridely decided to get a gigantic tattoo of the Jets logo on his arm. Ridley better ...

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LeBron James writes open letter to Lauren Hill

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Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James took to Twitter to write an open letter to Lauren Hill, who died of brain cancer on Friday. Hill was a 19-year-old freshman basketball player at Mount St. Joseph University. Dear Lauren Hill, You are the true definition of strength, courage, power, leadership, etc etc! Your time spent on earth will never be… — LeBron ...

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Jack Nicklaus, 75, makes hole-in-one at Masters Par 3 Contest

Jack Nicklaus

Jack Nicklaus participated in the 2015 Masters Par 3 Contest on Wednesday.  On the fourth hole, Nicklaus made an awesome hole-in-one. Watch @jacknicklaus makes a hole-in-one on No. 4 during the #par3contest #themasters https://t.co/R6eX1kwQo1 — Masters Tournament (@TheMasters) April 8, 2015 Best thing is, Nicklaus called the shot. The man told me he was going to make an ace…then does. #GOATLife ...

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President Obama talks trash to Paul Pierce

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The Washington Wizards were visiting the White House Monday for the traditional Easter Egg Roll.  Since President Obama is a basketball fan, he competed in a shooting game against Paul Pierce. After hitting the game-winner, Obama strolled over to Pierce and talked a little trash. Mr. President hitting game-winners! Celebrates with @johnwall and even talks smack with @paulpierce #Clutch #GimmeFive #WizCares #NBACares #NBAFit A video posted by @washwizards ...

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Rory McIlroy’s Nike ad pays tribute to Tiger Woods

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In last week’s New York Times Magazine, Charles Siebert shared a story of a nine-year-old Rory McIlroy writing Tiger Woods a letter in 1999 that said he was “coming to get” Tiger. On Sunday, Nike released an ad called Ripple, starring a young McIlroy watching Woods dominate the world of golf. [FTW]

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Watch: Dwight Howard does Shaq impression

Dwight Howard

During an episode of  the Houston Rockets “Red Nation,” Dwight Howard was asked to give an impression of former NBA star Shaquille O’Neal, and what he would say about the Rockets center. “He’s 7-foot-5, he should be dunking on everybody.” Howard said in his Shaq voice. “I am the real Superman and I think that’s the issue, he wants my job, ...

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Rob Gronkowski playing a cop in new movie

Rob Gronkowski

  New England Patriots tight end will be in the ‘Entourage’ movie this summer and has landed another role. Gronk will play a cop for the new flick, “You Can’t Have It” – which stars Joanna Krupa and Armand Assante, according TMZ.   Gronk’s brother Dan Gronkowski also plays a cop in the movie.

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Manny Pacquiao has Tim Tebow in his corner

Tim Tebow visits Manny Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao hosted a high-profile native of the Philippines to his training camp Saturday. Tim Tebow, who was born in the Philippines to missionary parents, watched Pacquiao train for his much-anticipated fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. on May 2 in Las Vegas. “Awesome being with my Filipino and Christian brother,” Tebow posted on his Instagram account. Good to be with my brother in Christ ...

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Watch: C.J. Anderson surprises his grandmother with a new car

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Denver Broncos running back C.J. Anderson surprised his grandmother with a new car. Anderson used some of his $150,963 playing time bonus check that he received a few days ago to buy a new Honda CRV EX for his grandmother, Barbara Gaddies. “I always told her that when I got to the NFL that I was going to buy her a new car and ...

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