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Athlon's Essential 11 Links of the Day: March 2, 2015


This is your daily links roundup of our favorite sports and entertainment posts on the web for March 2:

This slideshow of NASCAR WAGs shows that drivers take a back seat to no one in the hot significant others department.

• MVP candidates getting testy: James Harden nailed King James right in the plums.

The Duke student newspaper broke a blockbuster story regarding the basketball program.  Coach K will not be pleased.

• It's March, meaning it's a good time to let KenPom count down the most tense NCAA Tournament games since 2010.

Here are the 30 Nicest Guys on the PGA Tour. I can personally vouch for No. 2.

Colleague David Fox lays out the smorgasbord of sports options on Netflix.

Marshawn Lynch shared his thoughts on The Call with the media. The Turkish media.

Watch Ronda Rousey's latest title defense. Trust me, you have time. Just don't blink.

Meditations on the passing of three cultural icons.

Longform read from Charles Pierce on Tark the Shark.

Nationals second sacker Danny Espinosa has an insane 'stache.

• Shades of Shaq: NIU center Pete Rakocevic destroyed a goal yesterday.

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