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Exercise Tips from Dwight Howard and Disney XD 1

  • Posted by: Dante A. Ciampaglia
  • August 12, 2013, 3:39 PM

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If you watch the Disney Channel or Disney XD, make sure you pay attention during the commercial breaks between your favorite shows. Starting today, NBA superstar Dwight Howard and White House chef Sam Kass share tips on exercise and healthy eating with some of your favorite Disney stars — and with you!

In these minute-long clips called "TRYit," Howard demonstrates exercises that will strengthen you muscles while Kass will show you how to toughen up your body by eating better. They also give us viewers insight into how they stay fit and healthy. "It's great for kids to have something like this, and I'm happy to be a part of it," Howard says.

In one of the first "TRYit" clips, Howard show Leo Howard of the show Kickin' It how to work on the triceps by doing something called close-grip pushups:
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13 for '13: Alabama, Notre Dame, Ohio — The Contenders 1

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  • Posted by: Dante A. Ciampaglia
  • August 12, 2013, 2:25 PM

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We're only weeks away from the start of the 2013 college football season, and one of the burning questions is: Who will be left standing as the next national champion?

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An All-Star All-Shark MLB Squad for Shark Week 2


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Yesterday afternoon, the Pittsburgh Pirates won their fifth straight and currently hold the best record in baseball. The Buccos’ bullpen, which has fueled the team’s success this season, is called the Shark Tank because of their fierce competitiveness and killer instinct.

"When the [bullpen] gate opens, you smell blood, just like a shark," explains lefthander Tony Watson. "You're going out there to attack hitters, be aggressive. That kind of symbolizes the way sharks are in the water.”

The sharks from Pittsburgh have been making opposing teams scared to enter the batter box all season. But it can’t be a coincidence that the team’s recent win streak happened during Discovery Channel’s annual Shark Week, right?

With all this shark talk, we got to thinking: What would a baseball team made up entirely of sharks look like? Wonder no more! We scout some of the world’s most feared creatures for positions on what would be a field of screams!
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Fantasy Casting: "The Reign of King James" 1

  • Posted by: Vidur Malik
  • August 9, 2013, 12:04 PM

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Everyday this week, we're fantasy casting one athlete’s (not-yet-in-production) movie. (Why? Because Kurt Warner is getting a movie, that's why!)

We've already cast The Legend of Tim Tebow, Gold-Medal Summer: The Michael Phelps StoryDanica, and Sid the Kid. Today we present our final fantasy casting session: The Reign of King James!
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Fantasy Casting: "Sid the Kid" 1

  • Posted by: James Blankenship
  • August 8, 2013, 1:02 PM

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Everyday this week, we're fantasy casting one athlete’s (not-yet-in-production) movie. (Why? Because Kurt Warner is getting a movie, that's why!)

We've already cast The Legend of Tim Tebow, Gold-Medal Summer: The Michael Phelps Story, and Danica. Today we bring you Sid the Kid!
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Fantasy Casting: "Danica" 0

  • Posted by: Lauren Shute
  • August 7, 2013, 3:05 PM

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Everyday this week, we're fantasy casting one athlete’s (not-yet-in-production) movie. (Why? Because Kurt Warner is getting a movie, that's why!)

We've already cast The Legend of Tim Tebow and Gold-Medal Summer: The Michael Phelps Story. Today, we bring you Danica! More »

Fantasy Casting: "Gold-Medal Summer: The Michael Phelps Story" 0

  • Posted by: Allie Chinander
  • August 6, 2013, 4:28 PM

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 Everyday this week, we're fantasy casting one athlete's (not-yet-in-production) movie. (Why? Because Kurt Warner is getting a movie, that's why!)
 Yesterday was The Legend of Tim Tebow. Today: Gold-Medal Summer: The Michael Phelps Story! More »

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