In a nutshell: As of 12:05 a.m. Monday by Hartley Miller

Updated at 2:05 p.m.

WHL: (BC Division)

Vancouver Giants  1  Prince George Cougars  0  (Shootout)

Tyler Brennan made 43 saves in 65 minutes for his first WHL shutout before giving up a goal to Tristen Nielsen in a shootout. Trent Miner blocked 14 shots for the Giants to post his second straight shutout this season. The (1-2-0-1) Cougars play their next game Tuesday night at 7:00 against the (0-3-1) Victoria Royals in Kamloops.

Cougars goalie Tyler Brennan and defenceman Jack Sander are among six players named to the WHL’s B.C. Hub Team of the Week.

The PG Cougars schedule is right here.


Prince George Spruce Kings  3  Merritt Centennials   2   (Sunday)

The Spruce Kings play Merritt again in their third game of the season Wednesday night at 5:00 in Chilliwack.

Chilliwack Chiefs  4  Prince George Spruce Kings  1  (Saturday)

The Spruce Kings schedule is right here.


NHL: (North Division)

Toronto  4  Calgary  2

More than half of the Canucks have tested positive for COVID-19. Two more Vancouver players have been added to the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol list, bringing the team’s total to a minimum of 16.

The NHL schedule is right here.

The Canucks schedule is right here.

The NHL standings are right here.



Toronto Blue Jays  3  New York Yankees  1
(The 2-1 Jays start a 3-game series against the Rangers this afternoon in Texas)

The Blue Jays schedule is right here.

NCAA basketball:

A thriller in the NCAA women’s basketball championship game. Stanford edged Arizona 54-53 for its first national title in 29 years.

The NCAA men’s basketball championship game tonight (6:20 PT) has (31-0) Gonzaga vs. (27-2) Baylor. Gonzaga advanced thanks to a buzzer-beater at the end of overtime in a 93-90 victory over UCLA.


The (19-30) Toronto Raptors play their 50th game of the season when they host the Washington Wizards tonight.

The Raptors have lost 13 of their last 15 games despite that convincing Friday night 130-77 victory over the Golden State Warriors.

The NBA schedule is right here.

The Raptors schedule is right here.

The NBA standings are right here.


The New York Jets have traded QB San Darnold to the Carolina Panthers in return for three draft picks; a sixth-rounder later this month and a second-rounder and fourth-rounder in 2022.



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