Welcome to a new Crikey Sports hopefully regular Monday item where I put a whole lot of unrelated crap from over the weekend from the world of sport in one spot.

Kill the banks. God bless Eric Cantona — arguably the greatest ever Manchester United player. “King Eric” has made waves over the past few days with his anarchistic diatribe against the banking system. Gotta love him (101 Great Goals) :

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Uop5R7E314&feature=player_embedded[/youtube]

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Knockout of the year? It’s hard to argue against Sergio Martinez’s second round knockout of Paul Williams:

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kVes8MT6zBY[/youtube]

Scottish Premier League officials to strike. According to Caught Offside, they’re copped too much flak so they’re striking. God help the AFL if the umpiring department hears about this…

When goal celebrations go bad #454. Here at Crikey Sports we love a goal celebration — especially when shit goes south — such as AC Milan’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic injuring his arm celebrating the only goal in AC Milan’s win over Fiorentina (Dirty Tackle):

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9iJuR5d3bjc&feature=player_embedded[/youtube]

NMA does NBA. Well not really — it’s more that Taiwan’s Next Media Animation stitches up Tony Parker. But hey — it’s how we are going to cover the NBA today…

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IvVwyD9g47w&feature=player_embedded[/youtube]

NBA jam. Screw that … check out LA Clippers’ Blake Griffin’s two dunks against the Knicks (cheers The Big Lead) …

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gsX23JzaAMk&feature=player_embedded[/youtube]

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