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Posted: Thursday May 22, 2008 10:07AM; Updated: Thursday May 22, 2008 11:41AM
Hot Clicks
By Jimmy Traina
You're Welcome, Derek
Minka Kelly :: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images

CLEARLY motivated by Hot Clicks saying that John Mayer could have a more impressive roster of women than Derek Jeter, the Yankees shortstop may have gone after one of Mayer's former girlfriends. We say may have because the report comes from the New York Post, but if anyone deserves the benefit of the doubt, it's Jeter. Anyway, the paper says Jeter recently spent some quality time with Friday Night Lights hottie -- and Hot Clicks favorite -- Minka Kelly.

Who Knew John Denver Was Big In Russia?

Yesterday, we linked to an item on the top 10 sports anthems. Well, guess what tune was used to pump up the crowd and players before yesterday's Manchester United-Chelsea game in Russia? Thanks to The Sporting Blog's keen ear, we now know it was John Denver's Take Me Home, Country Roads.

Big Apple Madness

First, we have a great pickup by NYYStadiumInsider.com, who caught the Yankees broadcast crew listening to some old Earl Weaver clips during last night's game against the Orioles. The end result was not good. (Warning: Link contains strong language.) Then, via our favorite message board, MikeFrancesa.com, we found these two links to show you that Mets fans are blaming everyone for the team's current funk. One is FireWillieRandolph.com and the other is FireOmarMinaya.com.

That Seductive Stanley Cup
Gennaro Filice :: Mel Levine/SI

The picture above is SI.com baseball writer, college football producer and cubicle neighbor Gennaro Filice, who was very excited when the Stanley Cup came to the SI offices last year. Even more excited to see the Cup was Heroes star Hayden Panettiere, who recently licked, hugged and groped the trophy. Speaking of the Cup, here's a new commercial titled, Cup Raise.

No Sophomore Slump Here

Short and simple: Astros outfielder Hunter Pence is dating a bikini model.

To Supplement Your Movie Experience...

With Indiana Jones opening today, The Big Picture thought it would be the perfect time to compare characters from the flick to Major League baseball players. Meanwhile, Jack's Sports Humor has news about the movie and the Indy 500.

Checking In With A Blogosphere Favorite

Busted Coverage is having some fun with Kyle Orton's classic rock T-shirt collection.

Live TV Comes Through Again

BestWeekEver.tv can't contain its excitement over catching an on-air ... um, how can we say this ... mishap, by Tim Russert

Today In Campus Clicks
Jennie Finch :: Peter Gregoire/SI

Reasons to watch softball ... T. Boone Pickens is back in a big way ... New on the 'Net: Pics of hot professors ... Who's the third pick of the NBA draft? ... Video: Chuck Norris graduation speech.

More Links On Facebook

Many links and photos end up on our Hot Clicks group page on Facebook. Join now!

Sports Video Of The Day

We've seen a basketball get stuck in a hoop before, but never on a free throw. (Thanks to Ben, of Leipzig, Germany, for sending us the link).

Beer Pong (Take II) Video Of The Day

We embedded the wrong video in this space yesterday. Here's the beer pong slam dunk sent in by Matt C., of Canada.

Facebook Video Of The Day

We can't really explain this video or do it justice. It's called Facebook Gangsta, and if you use Facebook, just watch it. Warning: Video contains strong language. (Thanks to Alison Mcglone, of Orange County, Calif. and Nick Miller, of New York, for sending us the link.)

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