Your Top Plays for Today

Published on NewsOK Modified: April 23, 2014 at 1:56 am •  Published: April 23, 2014
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Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide

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CANADIENS COMPLETE SWEEP, FIRST TEAM INTO 2ND ROUND OF NHL PLAYOFFS

Montreal completes a 4-0 series sweep of Tampa Bay to become first team into the second round of the NHL playoffs.

http://m.apnews.com/ap/db_268755/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=7GyBFddW

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CHELSEA HOLDS ATLETICO BUT AT A BIG INJURY PRICE

Chelsea holds Atletico Madrid to a 0-0 draw in Spain in the first leg of their Champions League semifinal but loses goalkeeper Petr Cech and captain John Terry to season-ending injuries.

http://www.sfgate.com/sports/article/Defensive-Chelsea-holds-Atletico-in-scoreless-draw-5421943.php

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WIZARDS BEAT BULLS IN OVERTIME TO TAKE 2-0 NBA PLAYOFF SERIES LEAD

Washington beats Chicago in overtime to take 2-0 series lead in NBA playoffs.

http://m.apnews.com/ap/db_268750/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=neMtHoUm

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FIFA WARNS NO TIME TO LOSE IN FINISHING SAO PAULO STADIUM

FIFA secretary-general Jerome Valcke is sure Sao Paulo's stadium will be ready in time for the World Cup but says there is "not a minute" to waste as construction continues.

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/top-world-cup-exec-no-time-lose-stadium

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ANGELS' PUJOLS HITS 500TH CAREER HOMER

Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols hits the 500th home run of his career, becoming the 26th man to achieve the feat in MLB.

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/albert-pujols-hits-500th-hr-major-league-career#overlay-context=users/mstewart

--MORE THAN 30,000 DEFIANT RUNNERS FINISH BOSTON MARATHON IN CELEBRATION 1 YEAR AFTER BOMBINGS

Meb Keflezighi gave the U.S. a rare Boston Marathon victory. As nearly 32,000 runners hit the streets in the first race since last year's deadly bombing, sending a powerful message of resilience amid heavy security that included a battery of surveillance cameras and police officers on rooftops.

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