|You can dance if you want to. Just don't shake it so . . . suggestively. That's what they told Page 2's Alysse Minkoff before she took the Coliseum field as Josie Bruin for Saturday's big UCLA-USC game. So much for the rules. Her day as a mascot was not a 'Safety Dance,' and she has the red badge of courage to prove it.|
MINKOFF: TROUBLE 'BRUIN'
Last week, a teammate made reference to Alonzo Mourning's kidney ailment during some verbal sparring in practice. Today, that kidney problem is forcing 'Zo's retirement. So, is anything sacred when it comes to trash talk? The members of the Writers' Bloc engage in a little smackdown of their own.
THE SPORTS GUY
Page 2's Bill Simmons recounts his 2003 fantasy basketball draft ... and Vinsanity sets in.
ME, ME, KEY
Everyone in the NFL is thinking about Keyshawn Johnson -- but no one thinks more of Key than Key himself.
Page 2's Rob Ryder debuts his inside tales from the making of Hollywood's top sports flicks.
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|It's Cowboys QB Quincy Carter, left, and old school hip hopper, Big Daddy Kane. This match was requested by Conrad Crawford in Boston. Browse our archives of past pairs or click here to submit a future duo.|
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