A few links to get you through the night ...
Two days after getting beaned in the head by a Chinese pitcher, U.S.A. outfielder Matt LaPorta will be back on the field later today. His dad Vince will be watching everything happen from his home in Florida. [Herald Tribune]
Mexican wrestler Larry Langowski has had a strange path to the Olympics. [Chicago Tribune]
One writer's list of the top-10 Olympic swimming moments of all-time. [Holland Sentinel]
Olympic boxing may finally be back on the up and up. [L.A. Times]
Can you imagine watching the Olympics for 24 straight hours? This guy did, and here is part one. [film.com]
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