Trending: Arizona baseball, Les Miles

Start the countdown, the University of Arizona can't wait:

Hail to the champs:

It's a great day to be a Wildcat:

SEC pride ran deep for LSU coach Les Miles, who cheered on his intra-conference rival for at least one night and delivered some compelling play-by-play:

Things got a little out of hand for Metta World Peace on Twitter -– even more so than usual. He issued challenges to President Obama, Ron Artest and LeBron James, among others:

After later claiming he was “hacked,” Metta World Peace posted this update. He was still tweeting as of Tuesday:

More vacation fun - NBA style:

Chris Paul has plans for later this summer, but in the meantime:

Even with this victory, swimmer Ryan Lochte has unfinished business before heading to London. Michael Phelps and Lochte swim again Tuesday in the 200-meter event:

This one sounds like a punch-line for "Boston Powers:"


• With reports having him being close to a deal with the Heat, the value of Ray Allen to the Celtics might be just a simple matter of dollars and sense, writes Glenn Davis. (International Business Times)

• Supermodels Bar Refaeli and Irinia Shayk battling it out over Ronaldo’s gelled up hairdo on Twitter. Playing Spain might just be a cakewalk after getting caught in the middle of this social media melee. (FanFeedr)

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