Your Top Plays for Today
Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide
--‘I-POD’ DENIES WHITE TO WIN OLYMPIC HALFPIPE GOLD
Russia’s Iouri Podladtchikov, known as ‘I-Pod’ wins gold in the halfpipe at the Sochi games, with two-time defending champion Shaun White missing out on the medals.
--REAL MADRID INTO COPA DEL REY FINAL
Two goals from Cristiano Ronaldo help Real Madrid into Spain’s Copa del Rey final with a victory over city rival Atletico.
--THUNDER EXTEND LEAD OVER TRAIL BLAZERS WITH TIGHT WIN
Oklahoma City extends its lead in the NBA Western Conference with a tight win over divisional rival Portland.
--TANAKA ARRIVES AT YANKEES AFTER CHARTERING A 787
Japanese pitching ace Masahiro Tanaka has already started spending some of his massive salary by chartering a 787 to fly to New York for his unveiling by the Yankees.
--CHELSEA SLIP UP AGAINST WBA AS TITLE HOPES TAKE A HIT
Chelsea’s Premier League title ambition take a hit as the London club is held to a draw by struggling West Bromwich Albion.