NBA Fast Break: Blake Griffin, Clippers Hold Off Rockets – The Smoking Section

The Smoking SectionElevator Pitch: The Clippers notched their 40th win of the season in 60 tries with a 101-93 victory over the Rockets. On a bad note for the City … Read More

Kanye West and Alleged Beating Victim Reportedly Reach Settlement – AceShowbiz

AceShowbizThe ‘Black Skinhead’ rapper, who previously was reported hitting an 18-year-old man for throwing racial slur at his fiancee, reportedly settles the case after paying $250,000. Tweet. Kanye West, Kim … Read More

Wednesday Tip-Off: Latest Kentucky loss shows more growing pains – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAT THE WATER COOLER: Kentucky coach John Calipari warned his players before the team’s game at Arkansas they’d better bring their A game. As it turned out, the Wildcats … Read More

What the national media are saying about the New Orleans Pelicans and NBA –

NOLA.comPortland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) shoots over New Orleans Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson (33) in the second half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Monday, Dec. … Read More

Rap Genius Website Banished for Trying to Game Google – ABC News

ABC NewsWhether you were preparing for your bar’s karaoke night or settling a bet about the exact words to “Like a Rolling Stone,” you’ve likely stumbled across lyrics websites in … Read More

World Famous Eagles Fan Justin Bieber Announces Retirement –

Philly.comIt’s a sad day for Eagles nation. World famous pop musician, actor, and singer/songwriter Justin Bieber has “officially retired”. Per his Twitter account: My beloved beliebers I’m officially retiring. — … Read More

Pacers links: There’s no more denying rivalry with Heat – Indianapolis Star

Indianapolis StarPacers center Roy Hibbert celebrates a play in the second half of their 90-84 win over Miami Dec. 10, 2013 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. (Photo: Matt Kryger / The … Read More

BCS Championship Game, Florida State vs. Auburn: TV time, team profiles and … – SB Nation

SB NationSay goodbye to the BCS Championship Game — this year marks the last one of its kind, before college football switches to a four-team playoff system next season. In … Read More