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For her third birthday, Riley Curry -- daughter of NBA MVP Stephen Curry-slash-probable most famous person related to basketball -- melted hearts and servers by breaking out The Whip and the Nae Nae.
Well, Leah Still -- ESPYS Jimmy V award honoree and daughter of Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still -- was not about to stand by silently.
I showed Leah the video of Riley doing the whip and all she kept sayin was daddy she can't do it better then me... so I said if that's how you feel then challenge her to a dance off === so @stephencurry30 the challenge has been sent #RileyKilledTheWhip #ButLeahPracticeThisDanceSoMuchSheBeFeelingHerself #SheLoveSeeingRileyOnTv
In the paraphrased words of Billy Zane, it's a dance-off!
Now, we're not experts so we can't possibly pick a winner. But watch this space; this challenge might escalate.
Kobe Bryant, other celebs and athletes couldn't believe what they were seeing in the Women's World Cup final
Cup finals often can be dramatic, but instead the U.S. put on an absolute show in their Women's World Cup-clinching victory over Japan. They scored within three minutes, added a second goal two minutes later, and had an incredible four within the first 16 minutes of action. The final was 5-2.
Noted soccer fan Kobe Bryant had a fun time live-tweeting the first half, going from excited to impressed to downright blown away as Carli Lloyd scored three of America's four goals -- including one, the USA's fourth, from the halfway line:
The Los Angeles Lakers star was far from alone. Other NBAers were into it:
GOOOOOALLLL!!! #USWNT— DeAndre Jordan (@deandrejordan6) July 5, 2015
GOOOOOALLLL!!! #USWNT (that wasn't an accidental tweet)— DeAndre Jordan (@deandrejordan6) July 5, 2015
well that escalated quickly...#USWNT ½<ú<ø<Æ— DeAndre Jordan (@deandrejordan6) July 5, 2015
So being up 4-0 is that like being up 50 in the 4th quarter ?— Kyle Lowry (@Klow7) July 5, 2015
Fellow U.S. footballers appeared to enjoy it:
Athletes who play(ed) the "other" football also couldn't get enough:
Our women are awesome. #USA<ú<ø— JJ Watt (@JJWatt) July 5, 2015
USA,USA,USA— Emmitt Smith (@EmmittSmith22) July 5, 2015
Hat Trick by Lloyd!! Unbelievable goal 4-0!!! #USA— Michael Strahan (@michaelstrahan) July 5, 2015
USA! USA! USA!— Tim Tebow (@TimTebow) July 5, 2015
Go Team USA! The Brees Boys are into it!— Drew Brees (@drewbrees) July 5, 2015
Some baseball stars:
Are you kidding me? Let's go USA!!!!!<ú<ø— Bryce Harper (@Bharper3407) July 5, 2015
Wow that goal though! #USA— andrew mccutchen (@TheCUTCH22) July 5, 2015
Dale Earnhardt Jr. was among a few NASCAR drivers who got a chance to see the action as rain delayed the start of the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona:
Finally in front of a TV to watch @ussoccer_wnt. Looking great. Still early. Stay on the gas!! USA!!!<ú<ø— Dale Earnhardt Jr. (@DaleJr) July 5, 2015
A golfer who knows a thing or two about breaking records enjoyed it:
Love watching history being made. There is nothing like it. Go USA!— Tiger Woods (@TigerWoods) July 6, 2015
And of course, celebrities and politicians made their feelings heard:
GOOOOOOOOOOOOAL! ½ #SheBelieves— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) July 5, 2015
Boom! #usa— Ryan Seacrest (@RyanSeacrest) July 5, 2015
A hat trick by New Jersey's own Carli Lloyd! What an amazing leader she has been for Team USA. Go USA! Go Scarlet Knights! #jerseypride— Governor Christie (@GovChristie) July 5, 2015
New Jersey is killing it for Team USA! Jersey's own Tobin Heath makes it 5-2! Go USA! Go Ridge High School! #jerseypride— Governor Christie (@GovChristie) July 6, 2015
What's the Over on this USA ASSWHIPPIN'?!!!— Samuel L. Jackson (@SamuelLJackson) July 5, 2015
Hours before the United States' game against Japan in the Women's World Cup final, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson paused a workout to send a message to the team.
He still made this clear: "This is not a video to inspire you in any way. You guys are already inspired, you're already there, you're already in that head space. You know the opportunity that's in front of you. This video is just to let you know how much you've inspired me."
He also got a little excited -- unable to stop himself from cursing a couple of times. Check it out:
Twin sisters Chloe and Claire Gruenke were running in the Southern Illinois state track meet this past weekend when Chloe felt a pop in her thigh. Noticing her sister's discomfort, Claire hoisted her up on her back:
Clutching her sister's legs, Claire began to run the final 370 meters of their 800-meter middle school race for both of them:
"It's about showing compassion, love and sportsmanship; even if you lose and help somebody, it's still worth it," Claire told St. Louis TV station KTVI.
"We just watched breathlessly and luckily had glasses on because we all had tears in our eyes," Wesclin Junior High School coach Ted Crail added.
The 13-year-old twins finished the race last, but they showed you don't have to take home a medal to be a true winner.
First pitches in baseball are deceptively difficult -- so much so that most of them either go straight into the dirt, way over the catcher's head, or somewhere up the first base line. That's wasn't the case for 101-year-old Kitty Cohen, who nailed her first pitch on the first try on Mother's Day:
Honestly, that's a lot better than the majority of us could manage under the circumstances. FUN FACT: when the Rogers Centre opened in 1989, Kitty Cohen was 76.