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Athlon's Essential 11 Links of the Day: January 28, 2015


This is your daily links roundup of our favorite sports and entertainment posts on the web for Jan. 28: 

Paulina Gretzky Instagrammed a picture of her with her and Dustin Johnson's baby. Looks like pregnancy wasn't too rough on her.

The most interesting guy on Super Bowl Media Day was the guy who won't say anything. Although he will talk if you pay him, like Progressive did.

Mayweather and Pacquiao met face to face, at the Heat game.

A couple of NBA D-leaguers brawled in the team huddle.

• Also throwing punches: some Kentucky and Eastern Kentucky football players.

The Penguins misspelled the name of their biggest star, on the cover of their game program.

Best players never to win an NCAA Tournament title. I think these guys could beat the best guys who did.

Jon Stewart had the appropriate response to CNN's over-the-top Snowmageddon coverage.

Longform read on the bizarre, unsolved Ripken kidnapping case.

Watch Barack Obama sing "Uptown Funk." Then report back to me. I just can't.

• Steph Curry isn't just an unconscious shooter. He can also pull off Magic-style passes like this one.

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