Deadspin got the Internet all a-twitter on Wednesday with a report that 3-on-3 basketball would get a tryout at the 2016 Olympics in Brazil. But if you look at the Betoota Advocate, where Deadspin got its information from, you’ll find the following headlines:

So yeah, not real (Kyle Wagner, author of the Deadspin story, quickly updated it with a note that he’d been had by a satire site).

FIBA, world basketball’s governing body, made a push for 3-on-3 basketball to be included on the program at the 2016 Olympics, but the IOC turned it down in 2013, citing added “cost and complexity.”