Matt Kuchar's bizarre injury; Kayla Rae Reid is Fox-y
We have a new candidate for the most bizarre sports injury of the year. Golfer Matt Kuchar has revealed the details of what caused his back injury that kept him out of the PGA Championship two weeks ago: The flare-up occurred when he was going from store to store looking for a Slip 'N Slide. The injury didn't happen while Kuchar was ON the Slip 'N Slide. It happened when he was trying to BUY a Slip 'N Slide.
Falcons assistant coach (and former Dolphins, Bears, Jets, Patriots and Saints linebacker) Bryan Cox revealed some very personal information during last night's "Hard Knocks."
WALTER AND VIN
"Breaking Bad" star Bryan Cranston took in last night's Padres-Dodgers game. The actor was thrilled to meet legendary broadcaster Vin Scully and signed a ball (with a message) for reliever Brian Wilson.
CAPTAIN'S CHARITABLE EFFORT
Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter took the ALS #IceBucketChallenge yesterday. The highlight was the look on his face when he mentioned that he was nominated by Mickey Rourke.
TARP 1, GROUNDS CREW 0
The Cubs earned a 2-0 win against the Giants last night thanks in part to the game being called after 4-1/2 innings. Chicago's grounds crew had all sorts of trouble getting the tarp on the field, which resulted in unplayable conditions.
Once again, let's check in on the Twitter account of Sixers rookie Joel Embiid.
When she hits you with a nude and a video you weren't expecting considering she said she would never send one pic.twitter.com/DDXoTJV5oR— Joel SHMURDA Embiid (@JoelEmbiid) August 19, 2014
I think I'm right there!! I never cross the line and will never— Joel SHMURDA Embiid (@JoelEmbiid) August 19, 2014
LIKE A MAGIC TRICK
Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig showed off some impressive reflexes last night.
This is the lump you end up with if you get hit on the forehead with a golf ball.
Eric and Justin Stangel, who were the head writers for David Letterman for 17 years, wrote this piece for The Buzzer in which they evaluate, analyze and grade five memorable sports middle fingers.
FOX-Y LADY OF THE DAY
Model Kayla Rae Reid gets today's Fox-y Lady honors.
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