KU’s star recruit, Andrew Wiggins, will be gracing the cover of Sports Illustrated’s October issue. The Freshmen has a lot to live up to but if anyone can do it, it would be Wiggins. The issue will be available on newsstands this week.
This is pretty weird. Kate Upton is on the cover of Sports Illustrated, and it’s not one of the swimsuit editions. This time she joins BJ & Justin Upton, the brothers that play for the Atlanta Braves.
The NBA recently announced that the Miami Heat and Brooklyn Nets will sport jerseys with players’ nicknames on the back, instead of their last names, in at least one game this season. King James, The Truth, Jesus Shuttlesworth, and KG are just a few of the nicknames you are likely to see on the court. Let’s hope that these nicknames jerseys will also be available for purchase because I need a Jesus Shuttlesworth jersey in my life.
The hype surrounding Derrick Rose’s return to the NBA couldn’t be any higher. Will he meet expectations and deliver a performance everyone has been waiting for? Only time will tell.
The trick shot group, Dude Perfect, is making quite a name for themselves these days. Across the globe, a rival gang of a few Australian dudes formed their own trick shot group named How Ridiculous, and they are quickly climbing the ranks into YouTube stardom — receiving much help from their recent world-record-breaking feat.