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Athlon's Essential 11 Links of the Day: August 21, 2014


This is your daily links roundup of our favorite sports and entertainment posts on the web for August 21:

• There's a new "Sin City" movie opening. For your clicking convenience, here's a compilation of the ladies of the Sin City movies, including the latest star, Eva Green.

More fodder for the Manziel haters, courtesy of the elder Manziel.

Mo'ne ran out of magic last night. And here's a helpful reminder that Miss Davis is just a kid, not a commodity.

• This one's for the Notre Dame haters: Deadspin's Drew Magary relentlessly trolls the Domers.

Great news in Jim Kelly's battle with cancer.

Interesting longform read about a powerful AAU leader-slash-drug kingpin.

The Cubs can't win even when they try to win.

• Undercover boss: Vernon Davis visits his own Jamba Juice store to check up on things.

Watch two crazy bros kayak down a storm drainage ditch.

Here's a compilation of hot female celebrities doing the ice bucket challenge. You're welcome.

• A fan lost his beer to a foul ball, so the Brewers broadcasting crew bought him another one.

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