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Michigan State’s Tom Izzo Plays ‘Jingle Bells’ On Accordion [Video]

On his weekly radio show Monday night, Izzo busted out the squeezebox for a few holiday tunes, as has become tradition around this time of year. His players joined in on the chorus.

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Dallas’ Tyson Chandler Rejects Golden State Player’s Shoe [Video]

It's not very often that you see a basketball player lose his shoe in the middle of an NBA game.

It probably happens from time to time, but it's no big deal. They put the shoe back on and continue with the game.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: NBA Analyst Rick Fox Talks About a Player’s Package On Live TV [Video]

Here's a little advice for anyone who works in a field where microphones are used: Always assume that the microphone is on and people can hear you.

NBA TV analyst Rick Fox didn't heed that advice.

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Grand Rapids Drive
Grand Rapids Drive
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First Grand Rapids Drive Home Game Tomorrow!

We have the Grand Rapids Griffins and the West Michigan Whitecaps, what about Basketball though?

The first ever Grand Rapids Drive game will be tomorrow at their home court of The DeltaPlex!

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Andy Lyons
Andy Lyons
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Former Michigan and Michigan State Stars to Face Grand Rapids Drive at Home Opener

The Grand Rapids Drive's regular season home opener is on November 26 and the visiting team will feature a couple of familiar faces.

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Christian Petersen/Getty Images
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: NBA Player Kisses Sideline Reporter After Interview [Video]

During a recent interview between Fox Sports' Allie Clifton and the Cleveland Cavaliers' Tristan Thompson, Thompson did something very unexpected.

After being interviewed, he made an awkward wink to the camera. However, it's what the NBA player did next that is really strange.

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Michael Loccisano/Getty Images
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: ESPN’s Skip Bayless Has Weird Perspective On Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant (Video)

ESPN's Skip Bayless has always been known as a bit of a blowhard.

He is in the sports news constantly, but almost always for being a lightning rod that nobody agrees with.

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Nick Schlax/ThinkStock
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Don’t Over Inflate Your Basketball [Video]

Next time you are in the driveway shooting hoops with your friends and the basketball needs to be pumped up, don't go overboard.

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Ingram Publishing/ThinkStock
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Freak Basketball Shot Saves Dad Tons of Money [Video]

This dad and daughter had a deal: Dad makes a difficult trick basketball shot and he never has to give his daughter another cent for anything!

What could go wrong for the daughter? The shot will be impossible!

Well, maybe not that impossible after all ... .

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Streeter Lecka/Getty Images
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Pretty Incredible Back-Flip Basketball Trick Shot [Video]

Do you think you're awesome at basketball? Can you make that trick shot the none of your friends can?

Well, none of that matters in comparison to what this kid does in this video.

This guy has quite possibly the coolest trick shot anyone has ever seen in the history of basketball.

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Ethan Miller, Getty Images
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Indiana Pacers Star Paul George Breaks Leg During USA Basketball Scrimmage [Video]

During a USA Basketball scrimmage last night in Las Vegas, Indiana Pacers all-star Paul George fractured both his tibia and fibula in a gruesome accident, putting his 2014-15 season in jeopardy.

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Christian Petersen/Getty Images
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Failed Alley-Oop At WNBA All-Star Game [Video]

This ... this is brutal.

With about seven minutes to play in the WNBA All-Star Game over the weekend, the East's Shoni Schimmel, of the Atlanta Dream, was on a break and tossed the ball off the backboard, in an attempt for her teammate, Angel McCoughtry, to convert on an alley oop.

But McCoughtry appeared to be caught off guard and failed to seal the deal. It just looked terrible. And these women are the best the sport has to offer.

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