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Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried (35) shoots between Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert (55) and David West in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Indianapolis, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

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Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide

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--NBA-LEADING PACERS NOTCH MOST LOPSIDED WIN

NBA leader Indiana recorded its biggest winning margin of the season by cruising to a 39-point victory over an undermanned Denver.

http://m.apnews.com/ap/db_268754/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=BVLjsiFL

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--WORK CONTINUES AT WORLD CUP STADIUM DESPITE ANOTHER WORKER DEATH

Work continues at the World Cup stadium in the jungle city of Manaus despite a Brazilian union's threat to strike to protest a worker's death at the venue.

http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Work-continues-after-death-at-World-Cup-stadium-5221240.php

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-- HOEFL-RIESCH IS OUT OF REACH AGAIN, TAKES SUPER GOLD

For the second Winter Olympics in a row, Maria Hoefl-Riesch of Germany won the gold in the women's super-combined.

http://wintergames.ap.org/article/mondays-highlights-sochi-olympics

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--PETTY SAYS PATRICK CAN'T WIN A RACE

NASCAR Hall of Fame driver Richard Petty says the series' only female driver Danica Patrick can only win a Sprint Cup Series race "if everybody else stayed home."

http://racing.ap.org/article/richard-petty-doubts-patricks-ability-win

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--VENUS BACK TO WINNING WAYS AT QATAR OPEN

Venus Williams eased past Croatian qualifier Petra Martic to line up a second-round match with former Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova in the Qatar Open.

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/venus-wins-opener-doha

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