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Free Beer & Hot Wings: LeBron James Stares Down Courtside Michael Jordan During Dunk [Video]

Michael Jordan, former NBA great, NBA Hall of Famer and current majority owner and chairman of the NBA's Charlotte Bobcats, is arguably the greatest basketball player of all time.

LeBron James, current NBA All Star, MVP and two-time NBA champion with the Miami Heat is also arguably the greatest basketball player of all time.

So, with the Heat taking on the Bobcats in the NBA playoffs, there's bound to be a little tension in the arena.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Los Angeles Clippers Owner Donald Sterling Allegedly Makes Racist Comments; Everyone Responds [Video]

The big news story in the sports world over the weekend was the alleged racist comments made by Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling.

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Jackie Runs Nashville Rock n Roll Half Marathon

I am at another race! I left Friday evening for Nashville to run the Rock 'N' Roll Half Marathon!

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: ‘We Call This Trailer Racing in Iowa’ [Video]

This week on "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show," we talked about a photo that was posted online of a man double-fisting Miller Lite and maple syrup at a monster truck show in Nebraska.

That got us on the topic of how everyone is a little redneck in some way.

We got an email from Chris in Iowa. Chris introduced us to something we had never heard of before.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Police Officer Trips and Pushes Teenagers After Soccer Match [Video]

The police are supposed to serve and protect. Not trip and push. Yet that's exactly what seems to have happened in Austin, Texas at the end of a high school soccer game last weekend.

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University of Michigan’s Mitch McGary Leaving After Positive Marijuana Test During NCAA Tournament

By Brandon Howell | The Game 730 AM

University of Michigan center Mitch McGary is forgoing his final two seasons of eligibility for the NBA draft after he failed a drug test during the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament.

McGary announced Friday morning via a U-M news release his decision and that he had smoked marijuana once at an Ann Arbor establishment. The NCAA was prepared to suspend McGary for an entire season for the infraction, prompting him to declare for the NBA draft.

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Study Shows Negative Effects of Bullying Can Last Through Adulthood

It turns out that the playground bully at your kid’s school may be more than just a temporary nuisance.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: French Pair Sets New Record BASE Jumping from Dubai’s Burj Khalifa [Video]

Two French base jumpers set the new record for highest jump in Dubai, leaping from the pinnacle of the Burj Khalifa.

The new record is 2,722 feet.

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Grand Rapids Griffins Player Jordin Tootoo Makes Young Fan’s Day [Video]

The ecstatic laughter or a young boy and the generosity of a Grand Rapids Griffins player are making thousands of people around the country smile.

A video posted on the Griffins’ official YouTube account on Wednesday, shows Griffins player Jordin Tootoo handing his hockey stick to a young fan who was so excited he couldn't contain his sheer joy. What follows is pretty much the greatest reaction ever, and it has quickly gained thousands of views. 

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: New York Yankees Pitcher Michael Pineda Ejected for Using Pine Tar [Video]

For years, baseball pitchers have been trying to get a little bit of an edge by using substances like pine tar to get a better grip on the ball.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Golfer Attacked by Hornets Jumps in Lake to Escape [Video]

Pablo Larrazabal had a tough day out on the links, and it had nothing to do with bogeys. Instead, he was attacked and repeatedly stung by hornets.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Eric Zane’s Grand Entrance at Grand Rapids Griffins’ Hockey Game [Video]

As we've talked about many times on the air with "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show," Eric Zane has another job with the local AHL affiliate, the Grand Rapids Griffins.

He's the in-house public-address announcer during all their home games at Van Andel Arena.

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