The 20 Most Awkward Hugs and Butt Slaps in Sports

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The 20 Most Awkward Hugs and Butt Slaps in Sports
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There's nothing wrong with two men hugging, and it ain't no fun if the homies can't bro-slap a rear every once in a moon cycle—but sometimes team spirit gets uncomfortable.

Very uncomfortable.

The following situations are moments in sports where awkwardness reached the height of its form—when embraces lasted too long, butts were unceremoniously slapped and both parties walked away feeling weirder about life.

These are the most awkward hugs and butt slaps in sports, ranked from mildly cringe-worthy to "let's bury this moment deep down and never bring it up again" awful.

If you're feeling uncomfortable at any point, try to make the best of it. When life gives you awkward turtles, make awkward turtle soup.

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