Not even selfies are pure. That David Ortiz-President Obama pic that dominated social media Tuesday? Turns out Big Papi signed a big deal with Samsung, the phone-maker, earlier in the week. That's right: sponsored selfies.
We know, we know. That Gophers-Florida State semifinal overtime, all 90 minutes of it, was brew-tull. But the Gophers have shown us something in the postseason, so we're tuning in again tonight. Won't sit so close to the TV this time, though. Gophers vs. SMU, 6 p.m., ESPN.
"I can pretty much do it all." So says Jadeveon Clowney, the former South Carolina defensive end who wants to be the NFL's No. 1 pick. The guy has a history of demolishing people who go against him, so we'll just go ahead and endorse this idea.
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"My arguments that Suzuki should start because Pinto's defense isn't ready seem to have taken a hit today ..."
— @keithlaw, ESPN baseball writer, late in
Tuesday's Twins game.