Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide
–KINGS BEAT RANGERS IN OVERTIME OF STANLEY CUP OPENER
The Los Angeles Kings beat the New York Rangers 3-2 in overtime to take the opening game of the NHL’s Stanley Cup finals series.
–STERLING AGREES TO CLIPPERS SALE
Donald Sterling has agreed to sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft chief Steve Ballmer for $2 billion and resolve his differences with the NBA, resolving the saga prompted by his racially-charged remarks caught on an audio recording.
MURRAY BEATS MONFILS TO SET UP FRENCH OPEN SEMI AGAINST NADAL
Andy Murray won a see-sawing five setter over Gael Monfils to set up a French Open semifinal against clay-court king Rafael Nadal, who beat David Ferrer in four.
–ENGLAND LOSES OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN TO INJURY IN DRAW VS. ECUADOR
England’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will undergo knee scans after being hurt in a 2-2 draw against Ecuardor in a pre-World Cup warm-up game.
WORLD CUP PREMIUM TICKETS SELL OUT
The remaining few tickets for the key World Cup matches have sold out, disappointing hundreds of fans who waited in line across Brazil.