Your Top Plays for Today
- Article by: The Associated Press
- Associated Press
- April 21, 2014 - 6:37 AM
Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide
TIGHT SECURITY FOR BOSTON MARATHON
The usually festive atmosphere was tinged with sorrow as runners, family members and spectators prepare for the Boston marathon amid heavy security a year after bombings killed three people and injured 260 at the last race.
TRAIL BLAZERS EDGE HOUSTON IN OT
LaMarcus Aldridge scores a franchise playoff record 46 points before he fouls out in overtime, leaving Damian Lillard to put the finishing touches on Portland's 122-120 win over Houston Rockets in a thrilling first-round series opener.
BRUINS BEAT RED WINGS, LEVEL SERIES 1-1
The top-seeded Boston Bruins level their playoff series with a 4-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings in the Game 2.
METS BEAT BRAVES IN 14 INNINGS
Slumping Mets newcomer Curtis Granderson hit a sacrifice fly in the 14th inning to help New York outlast the Atlanta Braves 4-3 and prevent a three-game sweep.
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