Question: Were The Laker Girls Always That Hot?

Here’s some shots recently sent in by readers of the Laker Girls from the 1980s:

From the 1988 Lakers victory parade:

Finally, the Lakers’ recruiting secret for Laker Girls revealed? …

Looks to me like the team has long been dipping into the Las Vegas Hilton’s waitstaff.
Now, like you, I couldn’t stop wondering who the woman in that […]


Judge: Cheer Too ‘Underdeveloped’ To Be Sport

My favorite Title IX scam got blown out in U.S. District Court today, as a judge ruled that cheerleading is not a sport.

The sharpies at Quinnipiac College in Connecticut were hoping to eliminate volleyball and replace it with cheerleading, and then spend the money they saved on revenue-generating men’s sports.
Makes sense. Everybody wins except […]


Fantasy Football: Bucs Cheerleader Marlana Aref

A Tampa Bay Buccaneers cheerleader named Marlana Aref was brought to my attention today by a SbB reader in Tampa.

The 20-year-old Aref just completed her second season as a Bucs cheerleader.

Aref, in her official NFL team video profile, says she’s a student at South Florida.


Oregon Legal Troubles Extend To Cheerleaders

The EUGENE (OR) REGISTER-GUARD reports today that the legal problems of the Oregon football team have officially infected the cheerleading squad.

Molly K. Maginnis, 18, was detained after trying to parallel park her black Chevrolet Equinox.


Photos: Ryan Howard’s NFL Cheerleader Girlfriend

Ryan Howard’s new girlfriend is Philadelphia Eagles Cheerleader Krystle Campbell. A photo of Howard holding an anonymous woman’s hand in Miami last week was posted by

(Are those zippers?)
A Bossip commenter (#92) and subsequently identified the woman as Campbell, who Howard has reportedly been dating for a few months.

(Video link)
Campbell was previously […]


6-Yr NFL Cheerleader Makes Nude Playboy Debut

Jaime Edmondson spent six years as a Dolphins cheerleader. She also appeared on the CBS reality show Amazing Race and is a former police officer. So how did she follow all that up? By sending nude photos of herself to Playboy, dummy. And now, at age 30, I’m honored to report Edmondson is Playboy’s Miss […]


Oregon Cheerleader Struck By ‘Zona Bottle Speaks

As part of its cheerleader of the week photo featurette, has the first comments from Oregon cheerleader Katelynn Johnson since she sustained a concussion. While on the field following the Arizona-Oregon game in Tucson, Johnson was struck in the head by a bottle.

Johnson revealed that she actually lost consciousness for some time after she […]


Confirmed: Former NBA Cheerleader Doing Porn

UPDATE: Since my post the NBA has taken down the photos of former Atlanta Hawks cheerleader Briana, who turned to a career in porn. Thank goodness for the Google cache!
United Business Media has the delightful story of a former Atlanta Hawks cheerleader named Briana who is now an enthusiastic porn participant code-named “Brandy Blair“:

(Porno site […]


Oregon Cheerleader Hit By Bottle Was Hospitalized

After the Arizona-Oregon game in Tucson Saturday night, Oregon cheerleader Katelynn Johnson was, while still on the field, struck in the head by a full water bottle apparently thrown from the stands.

The PORTLAND OREGONIAN sets the “terrifying scene” Saturday night:
Oregon senior associate athletic director Joe Giansante, who announced the Ducks’ television replay broadcast in the […]


Feminists Balk At NCAA’s “Competitive Cheering”

You might recall that a few months ago, the University of Connecticut banned its cheerleaders from doing physically strenuous gymnastic activities, trying to avoid the specter of serious injury or any other calamity that may befall one of the young ladies or men. You’d think, in this increasingly litigious society, that such a move would […]