Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide
–WESTBROOK SCORES 40, THUNDER BACK ON LEVEL TERMS WITH SPURS
Russell Westbrook had 40 points, 10 assists and five steals in a 105-92 victory over the San Antonio Spurs, helping the Oklahoma City Thunder level the NBA’s Western Conference final series at 2-2.
–CANADIENS SURGE PAST RANGERS TO FORCE GAME 6
Rene Bourque scored three goals as the Montreal Canadiens beat the New York Rangers 7-4 to stave off elimination in the NHL’s Eastern Conference final.
–BUEHRLE GETS 9th WIN AS BLUE JAYS BEAT RAYS0
Mark Buehrle won his season-best fifth straight decision to help the Toronto Blue Jays extended their winning streak to eight games with a 9-6 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.
–LI NA LOSES IN 1st ROUND AT ROLAND GARROS
Another day on the clay at the French Open, another reigning Australian Open champion bites the red dust. Li Na lost her first Grand Slam match since winning the Aussie title in Melbourne, falling to Kristina Mladenovic of France.
–QUINTANA TAKES LEAD ON BRUTAL STAGE AT GIRO
Nairo Quintana moved into the overall lead in the Giro d’Italia after winning a tough and controversial 16th stage, in difficult weather conditions across the legendary Gavia and Stelvio climbs.