Your Top Plays for Today

Wednesday - 7/24/2013, 3:07am EDT

The Associated Press

Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide

--FORMER BOXING GREAT EMILE GRIFFITH DIES

Emile Griffith, an elegant fighter whose career was overshadowed by the fatal beating he gave an opponent in a title bout, dies at age 75.

http://apne.ws/13aUMRd

--BARCELONA TURN TO GERARDO MARTINO AS COACH

Barcelona pulls a surprise by appointing Argentine Gerardo Martino as new coach to replace the ailing Tito Vilanova.

http://apne.ws/18xqBIf

--DEVILS SIGN JAGR TO MAKE UP FOR KOVALCHUK EXIT

The New Jersey Devils make up for losing their best player Ilya Kovalchuk by signing one of the NHL's all-time greats Jaromir Jagr.

http://apne.ws/18xOpvG

--ARMSTRONG URGES JUDGE TO DISMISS U.S. GOVERNMENT LAWSUIT

Lance Armstrong has urged a U.S. federal judge to dismiss the Justice Department False Claims Act lawsuit against him.

http://apne.ws/14ELlyC

--F1 TO MAKE RETURN TO AUSTRIA

Formula One will return to Austria in 2014 at the Red Bull-funded Spielberg circuit, with no word yet on which race will make way.

http://apne.ws/13aUREg


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