Athlon's Essential 11 Links of the Day: July 3, 2014

Rounding Up the Web's Best Sports Links So You Don't Have To.

This is your daily links roundup of our favorite sports and entertainment posts on the web for July 3:

Nerd dreamgirl Olivia Munn turns 34 today.

Robin Lopez took a selfie next to Sideshow Bob. Yes, Robin, we see the resemblance.

LeBron Jr. caught a tuna, much to his dad's delight.

Mark Mulder live-tweeted his initial viewing of the movie "Moneyball." Interesting stuff.

• Serena Williams blamed her bizarre Wimbledon exit on a virus. Martina Navratilova ain't buying it.

• An American hero died today at age 97. RIP, Louis Zamperini.

A heroic beer vendor caught a foul ball in his bucket and thwarted a couple of obnoxious ladies' attempts to grab it from him, giving it instead to a little girl. Can we all agree that adults who go after foul balls are just the worst?

• An exception to that last rule: This woman who caught a foul ball and put it in her bra for safe keeping. Solid move.

A nation breathlessly awaits updates from Johnny Manziel's Fourth of July weekend.

John Calipari's 20 questions every recruit should ask a potential coach are a pretty slick way of directing said recruits to Kentucky.

A homeless man showed up at the GMA set intending to kill Michael Strahan.

• The perils of live television: Jerry Remy lost a tooth while on the air.


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