Actor Patrick Swayze died Monday at age 57. While most remember his lead roles in Dirty Dancing, Ghost and the cult classic Road House, we at Two Cents choose to remember him for playing Derek Sutton in the 1986 Rob Lowe hockey movie Youngblood, which had cameos by real-life hockey players Steve Thomas and Peter Zezel, who died in May from a rare blood disorder at the age of 44.
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Rumor of the day
If one Belgian tennis star can come out of retirement and find success, why not another? Just two days after 26-year-old Kim Clijsters won the U.S. Open after taking off two years, there are rumors that 27-year-old Justine Henin is buying rackets and practicing again. Henin stunned everyone last year by retiring while still the No. 1 player in the world. Henin has refused to comment on whether she will turn to competitive tennis.
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Tweet of the day
"Not aware of any hidden motives for Brady postgame sprint. But you have to admire Suzy's running ability."
ESPN spokesman Mike Soltys, on Twitter, on reporter Suzy Kolber being forced to run alongside Pats QB Tom Brady for a postgame interview after Monday's win against Buffalo