Big Buzz

LeBron James' new physique; Pujols mocks Puig

Cavs superstar has cut carbs; Pujos vs. Puig; NFL rookie gets creative haircut; more.

TED ALJIBE / AFP

Who knew LeBron James wasn't in perfect shape all along? It seems the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar wasn't happy with his physique, so he has slimmed down significantly.


MOVIE MAGIC

NFL.com celebrates one of the best sports movies of all time, "Varsity Blues," with a comprehensive oral history. Make sure you check out James Van Der Beek's handwritten notes on the infamous "I don't want your life" scene.


WOW

Tigers center fielder Ezequiel Carrera made one of the best catches of the season Monday night. Make sure you stick around until the two-minute mark to see Derek Jeter's reaction.


PUJOLS VS. PUIG

When Yasiel Puig made it clear that he did not take Albert Pujols' baserunning skills seriously Monday night, Pujols decided to make the Dodgers center fielder pay. Then, the Angels slugger mocked Puig.


WILL THE RALLY MONKEY BE JEALOUS?

The A's beat the Rays, 3-2, in 10 innings Monday night thanks to an RBI single by catcher Derek Norris, who later got the double-pie treatment from teammate Josh Reddick. Earlier in the game, Reddick tried to will a rally by rubbing two beards at once. It turns out, though, that the real good luck charm for the A's was a possum.


VERY CREATIVE

Colts players handed out some rookie haircuts Monday night. This was by far the best.


TRUE ROMANCE

Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander tossed a baseball to girlfriend Kate Upton, who was in the front row at Yankee Stadium on Monday night.


VERY SFW

After Paul George's gruesome injury this past weekend, SportsPickle has decided to mix it up by presenting this list of the eight least-disgusting sports injuries of all time.


PARODY AT ITS FINEST

Former Celtics fan favorite Brian Scalabrine announced his return to Boston on Monday in hilarious fashion.


FOX-Y LADY OF THE DAY

Model Melody Kandil gets today's Fox-y Lady honors.