Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide
--GIANTS BEAT VIKINGS FOR FIRST WIN OF THE SEASON
The New York Giants got their first win of the NFL season by holding Adrian Peterson in check and converting Minnesota mistakes into a 23-7 victory on Monday night.
--AVALANCHE EDGES PENGUINS 1-0 IN NHL
Sidney Crosby left little doubt about who remains the best player from Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia. And that's fine by Nathan MacKinnon and the Colorado Avalanche, who'll settle for one of the best records in the NHL.
--BOSTIN BRACING FOR WORLD SERIES OPENER AGAINST THE CARDINALS
With a "B Strong" logo on the Green Monster, one on their uniforms and another shaved into the Fenway grass, the Red Sox are preparing for the World Series opener at home against the St. Louis Cardinals.
--ANARCHIST TACTICS GROW IN BRAZIL
Anarchist tactics grow amid Brazil's protests as the country continues preparations to host the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Olympics.
--FULHAM POUNDS CRYSTAL PALACE IN PREMIER LEAGUE
Pajtim Kasami and Steve Sidwell both scored with spectacular volleys as Fulham came from behind to beat Crystal Palace 4-1 Monday in the Premier League.