Model Kate Upton became an Internet sensation when she was featured in the 2011 SI Swimsuit issue. Things went to another level two weeks ago when a video of her doing "the Dougie" at a basketball game went viral. Of course, with the fame, comes gossip items, linking her to Kanye West. Upton and I discussed all of these things and more (including the racy opening to her website, KateUpton.com) on the latest edition of the Hot Clicks podcast, which you can listen to below or on iTunes.
Minor League hockey announcer D.J. AbisalihmakesGus Johnson look like he's in a coma.
If you're like me and don't have an NHL team, I recommend the Vancouver Canucks. Obviously, I don't expect anyone from Chicago to take this advice since the Blackhawks are playing the Canucks in the first round of the playoffs. But for anyone else, I dare you to watch this solid spoof of Cee-Lo Green's oh-so-catchy F--- You and not come away from it with a soft spot for the Canucks.
The Kings may have played their last game in Sacramento last night. Reports say the franchise may move to Anaheim, but fans weren't ready to say goodbye after Wednesday's game against the Lakers. The team's announcers, Jerry Reynolds and Grant Napear, also struggled with the possible finale and broke down in tears when wrapping up the emotional broadcast.
From Way Downtown
Colombian goalkeeper Quinonez Wilsonscored a goal from 272 feet out on Sunday.
No, This Isn't About Brett Favre
A 59-year-old man (wearing a ripped T-shirt and jeans) tried out for the CFL's Saskatchewan Roughriders on Sunday.
Sports Video Of The Day
Esten, of Cobden, Canada, says, "Hi, Jimmy with the NHL playoffs beginning, TSN here in Canada did a video Tuesday night during their playoff preview that I think needs to be in Hot Clicks. Check it out!"
Blake Show (Sort Of) Video Of The Day
Brian, of St. Louis, says, "I'm sure you've received e-mails for this Norm Macdonald piece, but I haven't seen it on here yet. Please post. Thanks."
Opening The Door Video Of The Day
This guy shouldn't be embarrassed. It would've been way cooler to kick in the door.