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A League of Their Own
Mitch Getz
June 11, 2007
Sizing up the sports connections of America's most ubiquitous bad girls
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June 11, 2007

A League Of Their Own

Sizing up the sports connections of America's most ubiquitous bad girls

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PARIS HILTON
Asked her hidden talents, the heiress, who shares a birthday with Michael Jordan and Jim Brown (Feb. 17), replied, "Shopping, ice hockey and cooking." (She said she was on the ice hockey team in boarding school.) Also, she and Nicole Richie infuriated fans when they let their dog run loose on a minor league field on The Simple Life.

JOCK HOOKUPS
Linked with Matt Leinart (right), Brian Urlacher, former L.A. Kings center Jared Aulin and Avalanche goalie Jose Theodore (below).

EX BEHAVING BADLY
Last July former beau Robert Mills, an Australian singer, was arrested during the World Cup for punching a cad who made what Mills called "filthy" comments about Paris outside a game in Munich. Said Paris, "That's sweet." (The charge was dropped.)

THE PEOPLE SPEAK
When she appeared on the Jumbotron at a Dodgers-Giants game in L.A. in April, she was booed so lustily she could have been Barry Bonds.

LINDSAY LOHAN
In school, the actress played soccer, basketball and lacrosse. In 2005's Herbie Fully Loaded, La Lohan—who shares a birthday with Richard Petty (July 2)—did what Toyota has failed to do: She found success in NASCAR Nation in an import.

JOCK HOOKUPS
Was briefly linked with snowboarder Shaun White after the 2006 Olympics. Reportedly chatted up by Matt Leinart (right). Dated Calum Best, the son of late soccer great George Best.

EX BEHAVING BADLY
Former boyfriend Harry Morton—heir to the Hard Rock Caf� fortune and aspiring restauranteur—ruffled feathers in Phoenix last year when he tried to buy the naming rights to the Arizona Cardinals' new stadium. Morton wanted to name the place after his chain of upscale Mexican joints: Pink Taco Stadium.

THE PEOPLE SPEAK
Herbie Fully Loaded grossed $144 million worldwide.

BRITNEY SPEARS
Before turning to singing, Spears was a competitive gymnast in Louisiana. She also served as Grand Marshal of the 2001 Pepsi 400, where she wore a Knievelian jumpsuit and performed at halftime of Super Bowl XXXV.

JOCK HOOKUPS
Said she thought Luke Walton was cute; spotted with Matt Leinart (right).

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