Gary Bettman Is Real Sorry The NHL Just Pissed Away Almost Half The Season

  • Dan Fogarty and Glenn Davis

The web roundup for Wednesday, January 9. Be sure to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. See anything that should be on SportsGrid? Send it to Now, our starting five.

1. Gary Bettman: “Hey, uh, sorry ’bout that, everyone.”

And fans said: “It’s okay, Gary, we forgive you and love you!” Lol jk no of course they didn’t. [Puck Daddy]

2. One r[ecruiting highlight video] to rule them all.

If I were a college football coach, I would offer Ryan Potter a scholarship posthaste. I would then be fired. It would be worth it. [SB Nation]

3. Without a major injury to a key player, they wouldn’t be the T-Wolves.

Just call ’em My Bloody Valentine, because for the next 8-10 weeks, they’re Loveless. [Eye on Basketball]

4. Cristiano Ronaldo: still good at soccer.

But on Messi’s level? Star in one of these ads, then get back to us, Cristiano. [The Big Lead]

5. Not sports related, still important.

Beyonce’s GQ cover is amazing; Girls grows up; Rumor: Apple Could Have a Cheaper iPhone in the Works; Jimmy Kimmel beat Letterman but not Leno; Scientology’s Seduction of Tom Cruise, Role in Nicole Kidman Split Detailed.

What’s on TV tonight.

Louisville at Seton Hall (7 p.m., ESPN2); Iowa State at Kansas (7 p.m., ESPNU); West Virginia at Texas (9 p.m., ESPN2); L.A. Lakers at San Antonio (8 p.m., ESPN); Dallas at L.A. Clippers (10:30 p.m., ESPN).

Food porn of the day.

Animal style fries, In N Out Burger.


And, finally tonight.

Celebrities read mean tweets about themselves.

Getty photo, by Bruce Bennett