I hope y'all enjoyed your lazy Sunday of rest and recovery and healing. I know I did. And with the NorCal perfect spring sunshiny day, catching up with mindless schlock like Helix and Black Sails, and the added Manchester United schadenfreude, it was almost perfect.
In other news...
The field is set, time to polish up those slippers | SB Nation
March Madness starts Thursday (the play-ins on Tuesday). One of my favorite times of the year. Gonzaga gets put in just about the toughest spot, but hey, you gotta beat the best to be the best.
Wait, only 150 pairs produced? | SB Nation
Luis Suarez debuted (and scored with) the new adidas Primeknits. I was super hyped about these boots until reading in that article that they'll be limited to 150 pairs. Whyyyyyyyy... :(
Best dog video of the day | io9
Silly question though. Anyone who's ever been around a dog for more than a few minutes will have known that dogs experience joy. And not just any kind of joy. Theirs is the unabashed, absolutely careless kind and it's a big part of what makes them awesome.
Coolest bit from the Paralympics closing ceremonies | Deadspin
I've yet to expand my sports purview to the Paralympics, but this was seriously cool.
FOOTBALL (all times GMT):
18.00: Serie A, 10th vs. 3rd: Torino vs. Napoli
19.00: Jose Mourinho press conference (live link)
20.00: Serie A, 2nd vs. 14th: Roma vs. Udinese
21.00: La Liga, 6th vs. 4th: Villareal vs. Athletic Bilbao