Muhammad Ali in 1974
Forty years ago today, legendary SI photographer Neil Leifer visited Muhammad Ali at his training camp cabin in Deer Lake, Pa. At the time, Ali was training for his fight against Joe Frazier, which he’d go on to win in 12 rounds via unanimous decision. Here are some rare and never-been-seen photos from that shoot.
Best Beast Mode Runs
Today also marks the two-year anniversary of Marshawn Lynch‘s “beast mode” run against the Saints in the Wild-Card round. To honor the anniversary, Complex compiled the 25 greatest best run modes of all time.
Adam LaRoche Kills a Mountain Lion
The Nationals first baseman had a good day of hunting.
Lovely Lady Of The Day
Did you purchase your 2014 Michelle Baker calendar yet? Are you following her on Facebook? … Popoholic has photos from Cameron Russell’s photo shoot for H&M … I just read that Britney Alger is a Saints fan, so that’s a good excuse to feature her … The best GIFs of The Wolf of Wall Street star Margot Robbie.
One Way to Enjoy the Knicks
Actress Michelle Rodriguez and supermodel Cara Delevingne took in last night’s Knicks-Pistons game at Madison Square Garden, where they drank beers, smoked electronic cigarettes and made out with each other. Miguel Cotto, who was sitting next to the pair, did not seem amused.
All Pau Gasol wanted was a night out with the family to see The Lion King and then all these trade rumors had to come and ruin it.
Random Photo of the Day
Nothing to see here. Just a random photo of Jason Sehorn, a Robert DeNiro impersonator, Nikolai Volkoff, a Joe Pesci impersonator, and Ron Greschner in a New Jersey parking lot.
Odds and Ends
A soccer player in the NASL was traded for hotel rooms … Brave Tom Brady has a cold but will live … Someone had a little too much fun with the Nike running app … Kris Humphries fired back at one of his admirers … Did you know a tall Starbucks has twice the caffeine of Red Bull?
Sneaker Stroking Video of the Day
Kings mascot Slamson the Lion jokes around with DeMarcus Cousins during last night’s game against Portland.
MLB Walkoff Hits of 2013
A compilation of nearly every walkoff hit in the MLB last season.
50 Coolest Movie Moments Ever
Guyism has compiled the 50 greatest movie moments ever, including the famous “Cut me, Mick” scene from Rocky.
51st Coolest Movie Moment Ever
Somehow, the belching contest from Revenge of the Nerds was left off the list. I’m going to assume it was moment No. 51 and just missed the cut.