We're not quite sure why this mascot thought standing on top of a basketball rim was a good idea. It was during this race that the eyes — and judgment and laughter and derision — of the world turned onto the group of women from Colombia. College football mascots are supposed to represent their schools in a fun, positive light — which doesn't typically include picking fights. Whoever designed these must have climbed up the Stupid and kicked away the ladder: For some reason, London's Olympic promotions this summer involved hanging Mayor Boris Johnson on a zipline while waving a pair of tiny flags.
In sports, to "flop" is to exaggerate the force of contact in hopes of drawing a favorable call from officials.
In sports, to "flop" is to exaggerate the force of contact in hopes of drawing a favorable call from officials. Hockey Celebration Fail Apparently, if you hug a member of the opposite team after scoring a goal in hockey, you will get punched in the face. To the many who have raised the issue of a certain women's team kit, we are on the case. SheKnows is making some changes! Asking a team of elite athletes to appear to have exposed naughty bits is nothing less than completely disrespectful. You'd think a professional golfer could put the ball in the hole with less than 16 strokes.