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WARNING: The following photo is not for the faint of heart.

On Sunday, Louisville guard Kevin Ware suffered a compound fracture of the tibia and fibia when he fell awkwardly after attempting to block a shot in his team's Elite 8 game against Duke.

Video of the gruesome injury went viral, as Ware was rushed to the hospital and underwent surgery that night.

He has since left and is expected to join his teammates this weekend in Atlanta... which is astounding, considering the horrific nature of the injury. We've posted a close-up photo of the break below:

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As a member of the Yankees, Robinson Cano has been in a New York State of mind since his breakout rookie season of 2006.

But the All-Star second baseman took that to a new level today, dropping uber agent Scott Boras and becoming the first athlete to sign up with Roc Nation Sports, an agency headed by Jay-Z.

Cano Wallpaper

"At this point in my career, I am ready to take a more active role in my endeavors on and off the field," Cano said in a statement.

"I am confident that the pairing of Roc Nation Sports and CAA Sports will be essential in helping me accomplish my short and long-term goals. I am making this important decision now so I can keep my focus on helping the Yankees succeed in 2013, while minimizing any distractions for me and my teammates."

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Earvin Johnson III - the son of basketball legend and Los Angeles Dodgers owner Magic Johnson - went public with his same-sex relationship yesterday, strolling down the Sunset Strip while holding the hand of his boyfriend.

And the former Lakers star couldn't be more supportive of the 20-year old.

Magic Johnson, Wife

Referencing his wife, Johnson told TMZ:

"Cookie and I love EJ and support him in every way. We're very proud of him."

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Robert Griffin III (or RG3 for short) is normally Mr. Cool, a guy who plays it close to the vest ... but don't get him started on fellow Baylor star Brittney Griner.

The Washington Redskins QB couldn't help himself when he saw the beating taken by Griner, his friend and former schoolmate, in the NCAA Tournament.

Robert Griffin III and Brittney Griner

The 6'8" Brittney Griner is one of the best female players ever, and took a pounding in the Lady Bears' loss to Louisville in the regional semifinals.

Irate at what he believed to be mistreatment of Griner by opponents, refs and fans, Griffin rapidly fired off 12 tweets defending Griner, such as:

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Jack Pardee, a Texas A&M football star who went on to become both an All-Pro linebacker and an NFL coach, died Monday at the age of 76.

Pardee

In November, Pardee's family announced that he had gall bladder cancer that had spread to other organs and that he had six to nine months to live.

The family has established a memorial scholarship fund in Pardee's name at the University of Houston, where Pardee coached from 1987-89.

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Note to THG editors: we need to start watching more of The Golf Channel.

Holly Sonders - a regular on that network's Morning Drive and School of Golf - will cover next month's Golf Digest, sharing fitness and diet tips that have resulted in this body:

Holly Sonders Picture

Dizzzamn. Sorry, Lindsey Vonn. But it looks like Tiger Woods could maybe have done better.

Do you agree? Will you be picking up a copy of Golf Digest? And Holly Sonders... would you hit?

 

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Peter Sagan finished second at the Tour of Flanders over the weekend.

But the Slovakian cyclist has made far more headlines than winner Fabian Cancellara, thanks to his actions after the race.

As plainly seen here, the 23-year old had a bit of fun with the cameramen and one of the podium girls during the medal ceremony, getting a light squeeze in that was not met with a positive response from many who saw it.

Peter Sagan Butt Squeeze

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Fewer than 24 hours after suffering a truly gruesome leg break on national television, Louisville guard Kevin Ware is up and walking around.

On crutches, that is.

Kevin Ware Twit Pic

In a new Twitter photo making the Internet rounds, the 20-year old basketball player is standing in an Indiana hospital room, his right left fully bandaged after surgery to repair a break in two places.

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It was one of the most horrifying sports injuries in recent memory, and it took place on one of the grandest stages:

Kevin Ware of Louisville came crashing down to the floor last night while trying to block a shot, fracturing his leg in multiple places directly in front of teammates.

And while Ware has the support of coach Rick Pitino, his friends, his family and the entire city of Louisville, perhaps he'll also be comforted to know that many famous people are keeping him in their thoughts today.

Here is a rundown of celebrity Twitter reaction:

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Maybe Chris Brown is serious about turning over a new leaf.

The R&B star took a flagrant foul from Knicks fans at Madison Square Garden Sunday as cameras showed him on the Jumbotron and the capacity crowd booed.

Brown, however, got a kick out of it and laughed it off.

Chris Brown at Grammy Awards

Sitting courtside with Spike Lee as the Knicks beat the Boston Celtics, Brown, 23, was showered with jeers when his and Lee’s faces appeared on screen.

Chris doesn't seem to be forgiven yet by NYC fans for his previous actions, despite the fact that Rihanna forgave him and took him back last year.

Speaking of which, it's still unclear whether the rumored Chris Brown and Rihanna break-up is real or not. We're going with no ... given that it's April 1.

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