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Athlon's Essential 11 Links of the Day: June 10, 2014


This is your daily links roundup of our favorite sports and entertainment posts on the web for June 10.

• Kate Upton turns 22 today. Celebrate with this semi-NSFW assortment of GIFs.

Watch Kings forward Jeff Carter beat the first period buzzer against the Rangers.

The Yankees drafted a Kenny Powers doppelganger.

An anti-Redskins ad will be running in a few major markets during the NBA Finals. Paid for by the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation (not Mike Shanahan).

A Day One recap of the Ed O'Bannon-NCAA trial.

• In honor of the Padres' drafting of Johnny Football, here's a fun rundown of the best NFL players taken in past MLB drafts.

• Going to Brazil for the World Cup? Just be aware that you apparently can't swing a dead cat without hitting a deadly snake or enormous spider.

Soccer goalposts around the world. This is better than it sounds.

Will Farrell has some thoughts about how the USGA can toughen up the U.S. Open.

John Harbaugh stumbled into a marriage proposal. Fortunately, he didn't ruin it.

Lonnie Chisenhall had a decent day: five hits, three bombs, nine RBIs.

• Watch a high school kid get his first career varsity hit: a walk-off homer in the state championship game.

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