December 31, 2009 9:30 AM ET
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Cleveland's LeBron James couldn't contain himself after learning that he had beat out Brazil's Anderson Varejao for the NBA's coveted title of Mr. Global Icon.
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"At the count of three, you will open your eyes and start clucking like a chicken. One ... two ..."
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"See, a lot of people think the decade ends tomorrow night but Stan just told me that it actually ends after 2010. Crazy right?
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Utah's Kyrylo Fesenko is stunned when the Timberwolves' Oleksiy Pecherov tells him that none of his teammates speak any Ukrainian.
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When quarterbacks wear baseball hats during games, it means that the defense is on the field. When goalies like the New York Rangers' Henrik Lundqvist wear them, it means they've been benched after giving up four goals in two periods. Better luck in 2010 Henrik.