Friday February 13th, 2015

The Daily Bagel is your dose of the interesting reporting, writing and quipping from around the Internet.

• Roger Federer has released his schedule through Wimbledon. It includes Dubai, Indian Wells, Monte Carlo, Madrid, Rome, French Open, Halle and Wimbledon. Notably absent: Davis Cup and Miami. 

• Stan Wawrinka announced he will skip the first round Davis Cup tie between Switzerland and Belgium. 

• Rafael Nadal is ready for the Rio Open, where the temperature and humidity are soaring. 

• Sick finish by Guillermo Garcia-Lopez against Stan Wawrinka on Thursday:

[youtube=http://youtu.be/FJEGirKvN2Y]

• Eugenie Bouchard has taken a wildcard into next week's Dubai Championships. That field now features nine of the Top 10 women, with Maria Sharapova the lone absentee. 

• Another story of a professional tennis player struggling with making ends meet, this time from Britain's Dan Cox

• Nice sportsmanship from Gael Monfils in Rotterdam: Tomas Berdych took a nasty fall and Monfils crossed the net to help him up. 

• And how about this tweener-lob from Dustin Brown in Memphis on Thursday:

 

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide - from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Seth Davis, and more - delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.