(News) Iron Man 3 Tops Box Office w/ $175 Million In Ticket Sales (Beating Batman & Spiderman)

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Iron Man reigns as the standard-bearer of Hollywood superheroes with a $175.3 million domestic opening weekend for his latest sequel and an overseas haul of a half-billion dollars in less than two weeks.
According to studio estimates Sunday, “Iron Man 3” has raced to a worldwide total of $680.1 million. That includes $175.9 million in its second weekend overseas, where the film has rung up $504.8 million so far.
No other solo superhero — not even Batman or Spider-Man — has managed this kind of business.
Yet the future of Marvel Studios’ flagship franchise is in the hands of a mortal man with no metal armor, gadgets or special powers, other than his ability to rebound from Hollywood pariah to hottest star on the planet. Continue reading

(Sports) Why David Stern Fined The Spurs $250,000

David Stern exerted his power and further vilified his persona when he fined the San Antonio Spurs $250,000 for sending home star players Tim Duncan, Tony Parker, Manu Ginobli and Danny Green on a flight instead of having them at the nationally televised Miami Heat game.  Many think it was about ratings and money with Stern but according to him that’s not the case. Continue reading

(Sports) Video:NBA Tony Parker Sinks 21-Foot Jumper At The Buzzer & Tim Duncan’s Monster Dunk on Serge Ibaka

Check out Spurs guard Tony Parker who hit several clutch shots in the fourth quarter, including this game-winner as time expired, to lead San Antonio over Kevin Durant and the Thuner 86-84 for the big early-season win!
Big man Tim Duncan also threw down a dunk over Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka.

Tony Parker:

Tim Duncan poster dunk on Serge Ibaka:


(Sports) Video:James Harden & Tony Parker Surprise Kids at Pickup Game

Love this!  James Harden & Tony Parker give some young fans the shock of a lifetime when they drop in on a pickup game at a public park. They faced each other in a one-on-one game and later taking on the players from the group.