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Pam McGee Discusses OWN Reality Series 'Mom's Got Game'

February 22nd, 2014 2:02pm EST
Pam McGee Discusses OWN Reality Series 'Mom's Got Game'
We love JaVale McGee, star of the Denver Nuggets and favorite of our friends over at Highly Questionable. But did you know that JaVale's mom, Pam, is a fantastic person too? With her OWN reality series, Mom's Got Game, Pam has been taking us inside her world as not only JaVale's manager - but as a successful businesswoman and strong single parent. As the show airs its finale tonight, we spoke with Pam to discuss her move into reality TV.

"I felt that when the project was brought to me, we didn't need to do reality TV. I have my life and career and my son is a pro basketball player," said P...
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Peter Dinklage Narrates Opening Tease Of Sochi Olympic Winter Games

February 7th, 2014 5:00pm EST
Peter Dinklage Narrates Opening Tease Of Sochi Olympic Winter Ga
"Game of Thrones" star Peter Dinklage is narrating the nearly seven-minute opening tease leading into NBC's coverage of the Sochi Winter Olympics opening ceremony in Russia.

The opening will feature the history and culture of the world's largest country, along with several athletes who will participate over the 17 days of the Games. Stories about the skiers, snowboarders and other stars will be spotlighted as they walk into Fisht Olympic Stadium for the Opening Ceremony.

Olympians featured in the tease include:

Shaun White (snowboarder)
Gracie Gold (figure skater)
Shani Davis (speed ska...
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Dennis Rodman Defends Kim Jong-Un Friendship: 'I'm Not A Diplomat'

January 31st, 2014 12:13pm EST
Dennis Rodman
Dennis Rodman has defended his peculiar friendship with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un, insisting it does not make him a traitor.

Earlier this month, the former basketball star jetted to the Asian nation to visit the notorious leader, who he struck up an unlikely friendship with when he launched children's basketball camps in the country last year.

He has now spoken out to defend his closeness to Jong-un, insisting he is "not a traitor" because he never visits his pal to push a political agenda.

Rodman checked himself into a rehabilitation center recently to deal with alcohol abuse...
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Red Hot Chili Peppers Planning Led Zeppelin Tribute At Super Bowl XLVIII?

January 28th, 2014 2:19pm EST
Red Hot Chili Peppers
According to reports, the Red Hot Chili Peppers will pay tribute to legendary heavy metal rockers Led Zeppelin at the Super Bowl.

This Sunday, the funk-metal rockers will join Bruno Mars for the big game's half-time show and drummer Chad Smith has let slip their performance plans in a new interview.

He tells Artisan News, "We're going to be playing Led Zeppelin's live version of Dazed And Confused."

Smith also admits he and his band mates were surprised to be asked to perform with Mars.

Super Bowl XLVIII will take place at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
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David Beckham Is Smoking Hot In New Half-Naked Underwear Ads

January 24th, 2014 9:00pm EST
David Beckham
David Beckham has no problem stripping off his clothes for a little exposure. The soccer star has posed for a series of ads for H&M's Bodywear campaign, and he definitely knows how to work it.

The British babe models form-fitting underwear as he grasps on to ladders and industrial pipes to promote his new clothing line. He will also appear in a commercial for the brand, which will air during the Super Bowl on Feb. 2.

Beckham said in a statement: "It was so exciting to work with one of my favorite directors, Nicolas Winding Refn, on my new campaign for H&M. Nicolas pushed me hard to create...
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Evander Holyfield Reprimanded By TV Executives Over His 'Fixing Homosexuals' Comments

January 6th, 2014 11:25am EST
Evander Holyfield
Evander Holyfield has been warned by TV bosses after he made homophobic remarks on U.K. reality show Celebrity Big Brother.

On Friday night, the boxing legend entered the house to huge cheers, however is already facing a backlash after he suggested homosexuality could be "fixed" by a doctor.

In a conversation with fellow housemate Luisa Zissman about openly gay stars in sport, he replied, "But that ain't normal."

Zissman, who found fame on another British reality TV show, The Apprentice, added, "That's just the way some people are born."

The former world heavyweight champion then in...
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Snoop Dogg: 'I Need An Intern'

December 27th, 2013 4:20pm EST
Snoop Dogg
International hip-hop superstar Snoop Dogg is on the search for a fortunate fan to work as his intern in a bid to raise money for charity.

The rap legend has teamed up with celebrity charity website, Prizeo.com, to raise cash for his Snoop Youth Football League, a non-profit organization giving inner-city children the chance to participate in football games.

The 42 year-old star will recruit the lucky winner to work with him on several projects for one day in Los Angeles and will also treat the victor to lunch. All those who donate will automatically be entered into the prize draw.

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Jon Bon Jovi's Rep Denies Reports He Is Buying The Buffalo Bills

November 25th, 2013 2:38pm EST
Jon Bon Jovi
Jon Bon Jovi has downplayed rumors he is in the running to become the owner of the Buffalo Bills.

On Sunday, numerous reports surfaced suggesting the Bon Jovi frontman was interested in purchasing the football team and has been meeting with officials in New York.

Nevertheless, Bon Jovi's representative, Ken Sunshine, has cleared up the reports saying, "The Bills are not for sale, and he has so much respect for (owner Ralph) Wilson to engage in any discussions of buying the team.
 "(He has) a day job that's doing very well. It's preposterous to say he's had any discussions with the Bill...
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Jose Canseco Pulled Over With Diaper Wearing Goats In The Back Of His Car

November 22nd, 2013 12:15pm EST
Jose Canseco
On Wednesday, former Major League Baseball player Jose Canseco had some explaining to do when the police discovered two goats wearing diapers in his car.

The 49 year-old ex-athlete had been on his way home in Nevada with model girlfriend Leila Knight when their vehicle was pulled over by traffic officers.

Unknown to the cops, Canseco had two strange passengers onboard, a pair of farmyard goats wearing diapers to stop them from soiling the back seat.

It turned out Canseco and Knight had collected the beasts from a sanctuary to re-home them at their property.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Drummer Receives Death Threats After Brazilian Soccer Jersey Insult

November 8th, 2013 2:40pm EST
Chad Smith
Drummer Chad Smith has become the target of online death threats after Latin fans took offense to footage of the Red Hot Chili Peppers star jokingly shoving a Brazilian soccer jersey down the back of his pants.

The 52 year-old rocker was hosting a drum clinic at the Hard Rock Cafe in Belo Horizonte, Brazil last weekend when a member of the audience handed him a shirt from Rio de Janeiro's local team Flamengo.

Video footage of the incident shows Smith opening the package and holding up the red and black jersey, before turning around and stuffing it down his trousers, prompting a chorus o...
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