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Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide

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--RUSSIA TOPS MEDAL STANDINGS AS SOCHI 2014 CONCLUDES

Winter Olympics in Sochi closes with host nation Russia finishing top of the medal standings, ahead of Norway and Canada.

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--DALE EARNHARDT JR. WINS DAYTONA 500

Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins the Daytona 500 a decade after his first win in the NASCAR classic, and ends a long victory drought.

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--AUSTRALIAN DAY WINS MATCH PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP

Australian Jason Day wins the Match Play Championship, prevailing over Frenchman Victor Dubuisson, who stayed alive with some remarkable shots.

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--CLIPPERS WINS AT THUNDER TO SHOW WEST CREDENTIALS

The L.A. Clippers proved they are the real deal in Western Conference by winning at leader Oklahoma City.

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--LIVERPOOL BEATS SWANSEA TO KEEP UP TITLE CHALLENGE

Liverpool beats Swansea 4-3 in a seesawing match to keep up its English Premier League title challenge.