The Medal Stand: Mark Spitz likes to talk about botox

Nick Friedell

Some solid links today ...

Sure, Mark Spitz will talk about swimming, but what he's really passionate about these days is botox. [Mercury News]

My colleague Pat Imig passed along this interesting interview with U.S. men's soccer goalkeeper Brad Guzan. Make sure to check out the picture in this story. [Unprofessional Foul]

U.S. Olympic swimmer makes team despite not even having the sport at her own high school. []

Maria Sharapova might not make it to the Olympics because of an injury ... I am sad. [Daily Mail]

The club scene in China does not sound as entertaining as it used to be. [Washington Post]

LeBron James and company cruised past Turkey in an exhibition game in Macau. [AP]