The Daily Buzz: Tuesday, June 18

Marian Hossa sat out and the

href="http://msn.foxsports.com/nhl/story/chicago-blackhawks-lose-game-3-and-marian-hossa-061713"

target="_blank">Chicago Blackhawks lost control of their

Stanley Cup Finals series against the Boston Bruins, Monday night,

but that wasn’t the only news in the world of sports.

On the hardwood, the

href="http://www.foxsportsflorida.com/nba/miami-heat/story/Despite-3-2-deficit-Heat-like-chances-of?blockID=912655&feedID=10140"

target="_blank">Miami Heat remain confident despite trailing

the San Antonio Spurs 3-2 in the NBA Finals, while the Clippers and

Celtics

href="http://www.foxsportswest.com/nba/los-angeles-clippers/story/Report-Clippers-Celtics-talks-reach-impa?blockID=912753&feedID=3707"

target="_blank">have reportedly discussed a mega-trade that

would send Kevin Garnett and Doc Rivers to L.A.

In MLB news,

href="http://www.foxsportsdetroit.com/mlb/detroit-tigers/story/Scherzer-a-perfect-10-0?blockID=912819&feedID=3804"

target="_blank">Max Scherzer moved to 10-0 on the season with

a win over Baltimore on Monday, but that doesn’t mean

we’re any less

href="http://msn.foxsports.com/mlb/story/baltimore-orioles-manny-machado-makes-run-at-baseball-history-with-doubles-061713"

target="_blank">impressed with Manny Machado.

As for the rest of the news, here’s some of what you may

have missed from Monday:

• You’ve got to hand it to this Bruins fan for his

href="http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/nhl-puck-daddy/boston-bruins-fan-rally-towel-suit-blow-mind-125942098.html"

target="_blank">rally towel suit.

• Since fans can’t bring their own bags into the stadium

anymore, the Eagles are

href="http://www.philly.com/philly/sports/eagles/20130618_Eagles_to_provide_free_bags_to_fans_going_to_games.html"

target="_blank">sending fans free bags that can be used at

games.

• Rule of thumb when riding an ATV on the job — make

sure the thing is gassed up:

• Walter McCarty’s 1996 NCAA basketball championship

rings from the University of Kentucky

target="_blank">are for sale, but they’re not supposed to

be.

• Whose bikini-clad Taylor Swift lip synch was better? The

href="http://msn.foxsports.com/nfl/story/saints-cheerleaders-lip-synch-taylor-swift-song-in-bikinis-061713"

target="_blank">Saints’ cheerleaders or the Dolphins’?

• Kliff Kingsbury got a pretty cool painting for his

office:

 

• Could there be

href="http://www.nfluk.com/opinions/articles/10-observations-neils-road-trip"

target="_blank">more London games in the Vikings’ future?

• Did Sidney Crosby

href="http://www.thestar.com/sports/hockey/2013/06/17/nathan_mackinnon_unabashed_admirer_of_sidney_crosby_hopes_to_follow_in_his_hometown_heros_footsteps.html"

target="_blank">open the door for other small-town hockey

stars?

• I can’t stop watching

href="http://www.thebiglead.com/index.php/2013/06/17/new-zealand-high-school-rugby-player-with-the-most-vicious-hit-of-the-decade"

target="_blank">this brutal rugby hit:

• Here’s Bryce Harper and his brother (and his

brother’s

href="http://www.milb.com/milb/stats/stats.jsp?pos=P&sid=t563&t=p_pbp&pid=543280"

target="_blank">awesome mustache) on helium:

 

• Check out

href="http://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/hotels/2013/06/17/hotel-picks-amenities-baseball-players/2431261/"

target="_blank">these travel tips from a few MLB stars.

• Blackhawks forward Ben Smith

href="http://prohockeytalk.nbcsports.com/2013/06/18/hawks-smith-goes-from-lunch-with-mom-to-playing-for-hossa/"

target="_blank">ate lunch with his mom Monday in Boston. A few

hours later, he was in the Chicago lineup in place of Marian

Hossa.

• Lolo Jones made about $800 for seven months of

bobsledding:

 

• South Carolina’s first Class of 2015 commit on why

he chose the Gamecocks: “The academic part,

href="http://www.goupstate.com/article/20130616/PSPORTS02/130619727/-1/PSPORTS"

target="_blank">it’s like you have to try to fail.”

• Hey, kid, you already got the foul ball. So watch the

elbows:

• Scottie Pippen

href="http://espn.go.com/chicago/nba/story/_/id/9395002/scottie-pippen-derrick-rose-deserve-criticism-sitting-season"

target="_blank">sticks up for Derrick Rose.

• Kerry Rhodes is reportedly claiming that

href="http://larrybrownsports.com/gossip/kerry-rhodes-kim-kardashian-baby/192280"

target="_blank">Kim Kardashian’s baby could be his.

• A guy hit a 75-foot shot and

href="http://www.bobsblitz.com/2013/06/marcus-smith-hit-75-foot-ice-cream-shot.html"

target="_blank">reportedly won free ice cream for everyone at

a Murray State basketball camp: