YouTube's top sports videos of 2012

December, 21, 2012
Kyrie IrvingDavid Liam Kyle/NBAE/Getty ImagesAn NBA star, a clever idea and a whole lot of makeup made for the year's top trending YouTube clip in sports.
The results are in, and the top YouTube sports trending videos of 2012 have been announced.

What could have possibly beaten out the U.S. Olympic swim team's lip-dub version of the unstoppable bubble-gum force that is Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe"?

Let's just say the winner, with 18.3 million views and counting, is a mystery man that's a lot younger than you might think at first glance ...

To see YouTube's top trending sports videos, click here.

Katie Linendoll is an Emmy Award-winning technology expert contributing to ESPN, and ESPN The Magazine. She contributes tech segments to CNN and hosts a tech show on Spike TV. She has a degree in Information Technology New Media from Rochester Institute of Technology and is a diehard Buffalo Bills fan.



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