Trump Nominates Florida Panthers Owner As Secretary Of The Army

President-elect Donald Trump announced today that he intends to nominate billionaire Florida Panthers owner and army veteran Vincent Viola as the Secretary of the Army, a non-cabinet level position. The Panthers said Viola’s appointment will not change anything about the team’s day-to-day operations, which surely must come as a crushing blow to Panthers fans.

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WWE Wrestler/Former NFLer/Good Dad Brennan Williams Put A Lot Of Work Into His Daughter's Pokémon Birthday Party

Offensive tackle Brennan Williams was drafted in the third round out of UNC in 2013, and spent time in camp and on practice squads with the Texans, Jaguars, and Patriots. After his football career ended he began training under Booker T., and in August of this year signed a developmental deal with WWE. (His father is the first commenter under the story.) Williams been performing with NXT, but that doesn’t mean he doesn’t have time to put together one heck of a birthday party.

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Report: New NBA CBA Bans Players From Using Hoverboards, Trampolines, Guns

Details of the NBA’s new collective bargaining agreement are still leaking out in dribs and drabs, as the big-money items get the most attention (players naturally wants to know how much they’ll be making, and horrified fans want to know exactly how much their team will pay on Jrue Holiday’s inevitable max contract). And, of course, the CBA’s not officially done yet; they’ve got a framework in place, the whole thing won’t be published until it’s signed and sealed.

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KHL Guy Totally Biffs Empty Net

Most athletes will tell you that they prefer some degree of difficulty, because if there’s no challenge, they have too much time to think over the sort of act that comes naturally to their muscle memory. For Dinamo Minsk winger Sergei Drozd here, it might’ve been that. Or it might’ve been a goddamn puck that just wouldn’t flatten out.

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49ers in danger of setting franchise record for losses (Yahoo Sports)

Atlanta Falcons Vic Beasley Jr., left, tackles San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick during the second quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016 in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

About the only thing left to determine for the San Francisco 49ers will be if 2016 will go down as the worst season ever in franchise history. After losing their franchise-record 13th straight game on Sunday in Atlanta, the Niners (1-13) must win their final two games to avoid matching, or breaking, the team record for losses in a season. San Francisco can tie the single-season loss record reached in 1978, 1979 and 2004 by losing at the Los Angeles Rams on Saturday.


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Jaguars have interest in bringing back Tom Coughlin (Yahoo Sports)

Former New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin waves to fans as he walks on the field before an NFL football game between the New York Giants and the Cincinnati Bengals, Monday, Nov. 14, 2016, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

The Jacksonville Jaguars are looking to their past to potentially find their future head coach. General manager Dave Caldwell said Monday that former New York Giants Tom Coughlin ”would be somebody we’d be interested in talking to” about the team’s coaching vacancy. The Jaguars (2-12) fired Gus Bradley after the franchise’s ninth consecutive loss Sunday.


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Tackle Any Project With This Fully Outfitted Dremel 4000, Now Cheaper Than Ever

Dremel 4000/6-50 Tool Kit, $89

You might not need to use a Dremel all that often, but it’s one of those things everyone should keep in their tool box, if only for sanding wood and carving jack-o-lanterns. Today only as part of a Gold Box deal, Amazon’s discounting the Dremel 4000-6/50 to an all-time low $89 (from about $125).

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AP source: Pryor has torn finger ligament but aims to play (Yahoo Sports)

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Terrelle Pryor (11) applies a stiff arm on Buffalo Bills cornerback Stephon Gilmore (24)during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert)

A torn finger ligament could keep Browns wide receiver Terrelle Pryor out of Cleveland’s final two games. Pryor was hurt in Sunday’s 33-13 loss to the Bills, dropping the Browns (0-14) to within two losses of becoming the second 0-16 team in NFL history. Coach Hue Jackson said Monday that Pryor’s ability to play through pain will determine whether he’ll be on the field for Saturday’s home game against San Diego.


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Black Flag Asshole Tries To Sell Photo Of Michael Schumacher In Hospital Bed For $1.04 Million | io9

Black Flag Asshole Tries To Sell Photo Of Michael Schumacher In Hospital Bed For $1.04 Million | io9 Let’s Talk About the CG Characters in Rogue One | Kotaku Ask Dr. Nerdlove: Am I Not Enough Of A ‘Real Man’? | Lifehacker Create a QR Coded, Easy-Access Guest Wi-Fi Network With a Raspberry Pi |

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