Reuters Sports Schedule at 1400 GMT on Tuesday, April 29

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Reuters sports schedule at 1400 GMT on Tuesday:

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SOCCER

Champions League

Semi-final second leg

Bayern Munich v Real Madrid (1845)

Guardiola needs to give Bayern a cutting edge

MUNICH - Holders Bayern must go on the offensive against Real Madrid if they are to overturn a one-goal deficit and reach the Champions League final. (SOCCER-CHAMPIONS/BAYERN, expect by 2030 GMT/4.30 PM ET, by Brian Homewood, 600 words)

We will also be covering news conferences by both teams.

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Mourinho aiming to knock Atletico off their "cloud"

LONDON - The tepid 0-0 draw in the Vicente Calderon resembled a phoney war but Chelsea and Atletico Madrid will surely up the ante at Stamford Bridge when a place in the Champions League final is on the line. (SOCCER-CHAMPIONS/CHELSEA (PREVIEW), moved, by Martyn Herman, 700 words)

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Premier League

Premier League continues to show all sorts of possibilities

LONDON - We will bring you all the news ahead of the English Premier League title run in with interest at both ends of the table as three teams challenge for the title while up to six are fighting it out to avoid the drop into the second tier. (SOCCER-ENGLAND/, expect from 1100 GMT/7:00 AM ET, 400 words)

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NBA

League commissioner to discuss Sterling investigation

NEW YORK - National Basketball Commissioner Adam Silver addresses the media at a New York City hotel regarding the league's investigation involving Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, who is at the center of a national conversation over alleged racist comments. (NBA-CLIPPERS/ (PIX), expect by 1830 GMT/2:30 PM ET, by Larry Fine, 600 words)

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NBA

League commissioner to discuss Sterling investigation

NEW YORK - National Basketball Commissioner Adam Silver addresses the media at a New York City hotel regarding the league's investigation involving Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, who is at the center of a national conversation over alleged racist comments. (NBA-CLIPPERS/ (PIX), expect first copy by 1830 GMT/2:30 PM ET, by Larry Fine, 600 words)

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Distracted Clippers aim to take control of series with Warriors

LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Clippers will try to shrug off the distraction of their embattled owner Donald Sterling, following his alleged racist comments, and break a 2-2 tie with the Golden State Warriors in their best-of-seven playoff series at Staples Center, where protests against Sterling have been planned outside the downtown Los Angeles venue. (NBA-PLAYOFFS/CLIPPERS (PIX, TV), expect by 0500 GMT/1 AM ET, by Mark Lamport-Stokes and Jahmal Corner, 450 words)

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Bulls try to stave off elimination

The Washington Wizards look to eliminate the Chicago Bulls from the postseason while the Oklahoma City Thunder host the Memphis Grizzlies and Los Angeles Clippers host the Golden State Warriors in best-of-seven series both tied at 2-2. (NBA-HIGHLIGHTS/ (PIX), expect by 0330 GMT/11:30 PM ET, by The Sports Xchange, 450 words)

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NHL

Flyers host Rangers with season on the line

The Philadelphia Flyers will try to stave off playoff elimination and force a decisive seventh game in their first-round series versus the visiting New York Rangers, the only game on the NHL schedule. (NHL-HIGHLIGHTS/ (PIX), expect by 0330 GMT/11:30 PM ET, by The Sports Xchange, 450 words)

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BASEBALL

Braves look to keep pace with MLB-leading Brewers

The streaking Atlanta Braves, in a tight battle for first overall with the Milwaukee Brewers, look to make it five consecutive wins when they visit the Miami Marlins in one of 15 games on the Major League Baseball schedule. (BASEBALL-HIGHLIGHTS/ (PIX), expect by 0330 GMT/11:30 PM ET, by The Sports Xchange, 975 words)

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NORTH AMERICAN SPORTS

Roundups of off-field developments in the major North American professional sports leagues. (expect by 0001 GMT/8:01 PM ET, by The Sports Xchange, 400 words)

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(London Duty editor: Ed Osmond)

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