NUVO's new series Off Base is Justin Cross's take on some of the more interesting happenings in the sports world.
5. Your name here
Olympic 800-meter runnerNick Symmonds
sold his body for money. Well, part of it, at least. For
4. Make up your mind, Dwight
Soon-to-be free agentDwight Howard
doesn't seem to like
playing in Orlando.
After naming the few teams he'd like to play for (Lakers, Mavericks or Nets),
he decided he'd love the chance to play for the ugly stepchild of Los Angeles
3. Granny time
87-year-old Pat Hanzlick is thenewly crowned
of her fantasy football league. The
competitive granny's next challenge? March Madness.
2. Heavenly match
Denver Bronco quarterbackTim Tebow
and former Christian-pop star Katy Perry are not dating
not dating... yet. Perry's mother, Mary, is trying to set her daughter up with the
beloved QB. As a devout Christian, Mom believes he's
the perfect guy
1. The Greatest
This isn't a silly sports story, but it can't be
overlooked: Muhammad Ali turned 70 Tuesday
Ali turned 70 Tuesday. Battling Parkinson's, "The Greatest" hasn't given up