In a nutshell: as of 12:05 a.m. (All times PT) Thursday by Hartley Miller


–The WHL had 28 players selected in the 2020 NHL Draft, but none were from the Prince George Cougars. Three current BCHL players were picked, however, the PG Spruce Kings were shutout.

–Two-time Stanley Cup champion Matt Murray is on the move. The Ottawa Senators acquired the 26-year-old goalie from the Pittsburgh Penguins for a second round draft pick and prospect forward Jonathan Gruden.


(Best of 5 American League Division Series)

Tampa Bay Rays  8  New York Yankees  4
(Rays lead 2-1 with Game 4 tonight at 4:10 PT)
Oakland A’s  9  Houston Astros  7
(Astros lead 2-1 with Game 4 this afternoon at 12:35)

(Best of 5 National League Division Series)

Atlanta Braves  2  Miami Marlins  0
(Braves lead 2-0 with Game 3 today at 11:08 AM PT)
Los Angeles Dodgers  6  San Diego Padres  5
(Dodgers lead 2-0 with Game 2 tonight at 6:08)


–Week five of the NFL season starts tonight (5:20 PT) with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at the Chicago Bears. Both teams are 3-1.


–The NBA Finals continue with Game 5 Friday night just after 6:00 (PT) in Orlando. The LA Lakers, who are one win away from capturing their 17th title, lead the Miami Heat 3-1.