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Sad Johnny Football photo; Olivia Korte is Fox-y

That photo is all you need to know about Week 2 of the Johnny Manziel era. After unprecedented hype, Manziel was shutout in his first start and left his second start, yesterday's 17-13 loss at Carolina, in the second quarter with a hamstring injury. He was never going to live up his the hype, but you couldn't have had a worse start to a career. THE FALLOUT You've seen Marshawn...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutombo Gave J.J. Watt A Lesson In Finger-Wagging (Video)

J.J. Watt wasn’t the first guy in Houston to wag his finger at opponents, and the original made sure he knew that. Eight-time NBA All-Star Dikembe Mutombo — who played for the Houston Rockets from 2004-2009 — was an honorary captain for the Texans on Sunday before their game against the Baltimore Ravens, and he caught up with the All-Pro defensive end. The two appeared to...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dikembe Mutombo shows J.J. Watt the real finger wag

J.J. Watt may be the best defensive player in the NFL, but Dikembe Mutombo has the best finger wag. Before the start of the Houston Texans game against the Baltimore Ravens, Mutombo was seen showing Watt how to do the perfect finger wag. It will be interesting to see how many times Watt can use his new found celebration during today’s game. Down and Distance Contributor AJ Rupp @ajrupp
Via Down and Distance
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Mutombo & JJ Watt Finger Wag for the Cameras (Photo)

Dikembe Mutombo & JJ Watt have two things in common. They both are Houston sports icons, and they both love to use the finger wag. Mutombo and Watt met on the field today before the Texans game to give the cameras some finger wag action. Two of the greatest finger waggers of all time (@JJWatt and @officialmutombo) meet in Houston pic.twitter.com/zsJ33NnKxb — Bleacher Report...
Via BlackSportsOnline
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutombo teaches JJ Watt how to properly do the finger wag

Dikembe Mutombo has been a busy man. After rubbing elbows with Britain's royal family at the Brooklyn Nets game, the big man was in Houston rubbing elbows Texans' royalty JJ Watt. Prior to the game against the Ravens, Mutombo joined Watt on the sideline to teach him how to properly do his "No. No. No." finger wag. Though this isn't the first time Watt has attempted the wag. Watt...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Karl Anthony-Towns tells UCLA ‘no no no’ after emphatic block (VIDEO)

Karl Anthony-Towns channeling his inner Dikembe Mutombo against UCLA. ____________________________________ Want to continue this Kentucky Wildcats discussion? Subscribe to our RSS feed to always be in the know. Like us on Facebook. Follow @KySportsConnect Follow @JasonB_Marcum
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
5 days ago  |  Discuss

(VIDEO) Jonas Valanciunas Blocks Shot and Breaks Out the Dikembe Finger Wag

posted by Romy Aquino (@romyaquino) Follow @romyaquino (VIDEO) Jonas Valanciunas Blocks Shot and Breaks Out the Dikembe Mutombo Finger Wag Jonas Valanciunas has been impressive for the Toronto Raptors in this last stretch of games and finished with 17 pts, 7 rebounds and 2 blocks in Friday's win against the Pistons. After his block on the Pistons Brandon Jennings, JV brought...
Via Hip Hoop Junkies
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Court Vision: Hawks defense helps extend win streak to 9 games

Going inside the Atlanta Hawks' 87-81 win over the Orlando Magic on Friday night at Philips Arena: THREE-POINT TAKE 1. Hawks still chasing 17-year-old streak There were moments during the build-up and broadcast of Friday night's Atlanta-Orlando matchup that felt like a 1990s retro nights at Philips Arena. The names, for one thing: Dikembe Mutombo, Lenny Wilkins, Steve Smith -- stars...
Via Fox Sports South
12 days ago  |  Discuss

76ers-Hawks Preview

The last time the Atlanta Hawks won eight consecutive games, Lenny Wilkens was prowling the sidelines while Dikembe Mutombo anchored one of the NBA's top defenses. Fittingly, the Hawks have played exceptional defense during their current surge. Atlanta has a strong chance to extend its win streak to eight when it opens a favorable three-game stretch Wednesday night against the lowly...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutombo Shares Popcorn With Prince William And Duchess Kate

As you’re probably well aware, Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge were at Monday’s Cavs-Nets game. The Duke and Duchess got to meet with Jay-Z and Beyonce between quarters while accompanied in their court-side seats by former NBA great Dikembe Mutombo. Awesome video of Prince William and Kate Middleton’s time at the game via the NBA: [Vine] The post Dikembe Mutombo...
Via Diehardsport
16 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James visits with Prince William and Kate after Cavs-Nets game

Prince William and Kate Middleton were at Barclays Center to check out the game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Brooklyn Nets. First, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge rubbed shoulders with Beyonce and Jay Z: Prince William and Kate meet Jay-Z and Beyonce – pretty cool #NBA pic.twitter.com/0qVFtGH9K1 — Chris Reimer (@ChrisReimer) December 9, 2014 NBA legend Dikembe Mutombo...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Pete Frates’ Friends Pushed To Nominate Him For Sportsman Of The Year

This embed is invalid" /> Sports Illustrated announced candidates for its annual Sportsman of the Year award recently, but one name was surprisingly missing from the list. Pete Frates, the former Boston College baseball player who helped kickstart the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge earlier this year, was snubbed despite leading a viral campaign which helped...
Via NESN.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutombo sits next to Prince William and Princess Kate at Nets game (Video)

Prince William and Princess Kate Middleton attended Monday night's Brooklyn Nets game against the Cleveland Cavaliers and happened to sit next to retired NBA star Dikembe Mutombo.The royal couple was kind enough to share their popcorn with Mutombo, who just couldn't say no.H/T NIS. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
Via Holdout Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutombo Shares Snacks With Prince William And Duchess Kate At The Nets-Cavs Game

It is the rare night where LeBron James isn’t the only royalty* in the house but that was the case on Monday night, when the Brooklyn Nets played the Cleveland Cavaliers in New York. Prince William and Duchess Kate Middleton were in attendance for the game. And as if that wasn’t notable enough, the couple Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Prince William And Kate Middleton Attend First NBA Game With Dikembe Mutombo

Prince William and Kate Middleton were spotted courtside with Dikembe Mutombo. While spending the day in New York, Prince William and Kate made it to their first NBA game, Monday’s Cavs-Nets game. Safe to say this is the only couple bigger than Bey and Jay at the game. What a combination of personalities. The Royals talking with Jay-Z and […] The post Prince William And Kate...
Via Diehardsport
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Tony Allen Blocks Dwight Howard, Gives Him The Ol’ Mutombo Finger Wag

It’s not often that Dwight Howard gets his shots swatted (Dwight is the one often doing said swatting) and it’s even rarer that it’s a guard who blocks Dwight’s shot. So, when Tony Allen managed to block Dwight’s attempt from behind, he made sure to make the most of it by emulating Dikembe Mutombo, block Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Hollywood Kind of Love

Long live the Los Angeles Laker history of luring superstar big men away from their small-market teams. They have done it before, history and hints say they will do it again. There is a reason why Kevin Love went all Dikembe Mutombo on a possible contract extension with the Cleveland Cavaliers. And, I swear, if I hear someone else say it is only because he wants to cash in on...
Via Crossover Chronicles
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutombo crosses marathon finish line for NBA relay

  A 24-person relay of NBA luminaries running the New York City Marathon started with a referee's whistle and ended with Dikembe Mutombo crossing the finish line in high-tops. Commissioner Adam Silver handled the first three miles, crossing the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge from Staten Island to Brooklyn. He passed a baton to Chris Mullin, the Brooklyn native who starred at St. John...
Via AP on Fox
November 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Mutombo crosses marathon finish line for NBA relay

NEW YORK (AP) A 24-person relay of NBA luminaries running the New York City Marathon started with a referee's whistle and ended with Dikembe Mutombo crossing the finish line in high-tops. Commissioner Adam Silver handled the first three miles, crossing the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge from Staten Island to Brooklyn. He passed a baton to Chris Mullin, the Brooklyn native who starred...
Via AP on Fox
November 02, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA's Adam Silver, ex-stars in NYC Marathon relay

NEW YORK (AP) NBA Commissioner Adam Silver will run the first three miles of the New York City Marathon on Sunday as part of a 24-person relay of basketball luminaries. Dikembe Mutombo will cross the finish line for the group, which is promoting the benefits of active lifestyles. Charles Oakley and Bernard King are among the other former stars taking part. Each celebrity will run...
Via AP on Fox
October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutombo ‘Too Damn Big’ for Rental Car (Video)

Ex-NBA star Dikembe Mutombo had some trouble finding a rental car in D.C. this week…obviously because he’s too tall. In a video from TMZ he had to visit three rental car spots before he could find a car that he could (barely) fit in. Although he is 7’2″, 260 pounds, I find it hard to believe that these rental car spots had absolutely no SUV’s available. I smell a setup...
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutumbo Interested In Buying Hawks

I’m interested in knowing whose net worth is the largest. Dikembe Mutumbo has joined Chris Webber and Dominique Wilkins in joining investors with the idea of purchasing the Atlanta Hawks.  Former Hawks player Dikembe Mutombo has met with a group of investors about joining their bid to buy the Atlanta Hawks. The group, which is made up in part of Atlanta businessmen, has begun...
Via Thacover2
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutumbo Interested In Buying Hawks

I’m interested in knowing whose net worth is the largest. Dikembe Mutumbo has joined Chris Webber and Dominique Wilkins in joining investors with the idea of purchasing the Atlanta Hawks.  Former Hawks player Dikembe Mutombo has met with a group of investors about joining their bid to buy the Atlanta Hawks. The group, which is made up in part of Atlanta businessmen, has begun...
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutombo, new Hawks owner?

Photo Credit: galleryhip.com Former Atlanta Hawk player, Dikembe Mutombo, has met with a group of investors about joining their bid to buy the Hawks.The group, mostly made up of Atlanta business men, have begun the paperwork to get the sale of the team going. Mutombo played five seasons for the Hawks, from 1996-2001, and won two Defensive Player of the Year Awards. Currently, at...
Via Pass The Pill
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

No Unhealthy Snack Flies In the House of Mutombo

Here’s proof that Dikembe Mutombo would be the funniest and possibly tallest nutrition coach of all-time. The post No Unhealthy Snack Flies In the House of Mutombo appeared first on Hooped Up.
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September 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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