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Sideshow: Accidentally Atlanta

Eric Grover

April 29, 2010

With the high stakes, forward Josh Smith talking trash and physical play on court, it’s been an emotional playoff series thus far for the Milwaukee Bucks and the Atlanta Hawks. So much so that one empowered mother decided to...

Sideshow: Document Dealer

Eric Grover

March 25, 2010

How was your Spring Break? Did you get arrested? If not, you’re doing better than William Scott, a freshman defender on the Drew University (N.J.) lacrosse team, who was arrested by federal officials in front of his whole team....

Sideshow: Super Bowl Summary

Eric Grover

February 11, 2010

The Super Bowl has come and gone, but that doesn’t mean we can’t babble about it some more! Here are some of the pluses and minuses from the couch on Sunday: Plus: Denny’s TV Commercials. These were the best of a seriou...

Sideshow: Begleiter bets but banks badly

Eric Grover

November 12, 2009

After 6,494 people began the tournament just a few months ago, the 2009 World Series of Poker ended early Tuesday morning with a new champion. Twenty-one-year-old poker professional Joe Cada of Michigan lasted through it all and...

Sports Sideshow: Gator girl grabs guns

Eric Grover

October 15, 2009

A Florida Gators gymnast was arrested Tuesday for allegedly storing a cache of stolen weapons and items for her boyfriend in her Gainesville apartment, according to a story from the Orlando Sentinel. In related news, a roster ...

Sports Sideshow: Chad’s leap

Eric Grover

September 24, 2009

When Cincinnati Bengals wideout Chad Ochocinco (née Johnson) said he would perform a Lambeau Leap if he scored a touchdown against the Packers, he assured fans that it was all in good fun. Sure, Chad, it makes a lot of sense. A...

Sports Sideshow: Serena shoves it

Eric Grover

September 17, 2009

In her semifinal match of the U.S. Open against Kim Clijsters, Serena Williams was just two points short of a disappointing upset. During her second serve, she was called for a foot fault by the lineswoman on her side. She didn’t...

Sports Sideshow: Prince of power

Eric Grover

September 10, 2009

Welcome to “Sports Sideshow,” formerly known as “Lighter Side of Sports,” where the games always come second. Check out the name tag. You’re in my world now, grandma. This week features Milwaukee royalty, slugger...