As of 12:05 a.m. Sunday by Hartley Miller

WHL: (BC Division)

The (6-7-2-1) Prince George Cougars, with six games remaining, play the (10-7) Vancouver Giants tonight at 6:00 in Kamloops. The Cougars are coming off Friday’s 2-1 overtime loss to the Victoria Royals. The Giants beat the Royals 5-4 in a shootout Saturday. In another Saturday game, the (13-4) Kamloops Blazers got by the (8-2-1) Kelowna Rockets 4-3 in overtime.

The PG Cougars schedule is right here.

The WHL standings are right here.


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BCHL:

Merritt Centennials  6  Prince George Spruce Kings  5
(The loss ended the Spruce Kings six-game win streak. It was the first time in eight meetings that Merritt has beaten Prince George. The (11-4-0-1) Spruce Kings, with four games left, lead the 3-team Chilliwack Pod by three points over the (10-6) Chiefs. The Spruce Kings play Chilliwack Monday at 5:00. Prince George will also play Merritt Wednesday and Friday before concluding its season on Sunday, May 9th against Chilliwack)

The Spruce Kings schedule is right here.

The BCHL standings are right here.

 

NHL: 

(North Division) 

Toronto  5  Vancouver  1
(4th straight loss for the (19-23-3) Canucks who host Edmonton Monday and Tuesday. Vancouver has 11 games remaining)

Edmonton  4  Calgary  1
Montreal  3  Ottawa  2 
(OT)

The NHL schedule is right here.

The Canucks schedule is right here.

The NHL standings are right here.

 

IIHF U18 World Hockey Championship: (in Plano, Texas)

Canada  5  Belarus  2
(Canada finished Group A in first place with a perfect 4-0 record. Team Canada will play (1-2-1) Czech Republic in the quarterfinals Monday (1 PM PT) in Frisco, Texas. The semifinals will be played Wednesday followed by the Gold Medal game on Thursday. Goalie Tyler Brennan of the PG Cougars is on the Canadian team but has not yet played)

 

NBA:

Utah Jazz  106  Toronto Raptors  102

The (26-38) Raptors, with just 8 games left, visit the LA Lakers tonight and the LA Clippers Tuesday.

The NBA schedule is right here.

The Raptors schedule is right here.

The NBA standings are right here.

 

MLB: 

Toronto Blue Jays  6  Atlanta Braves  5  (10)
(The (13-12) Blue Jays host the (12-15) Braves again today before starting a 10-game road trip Monday in Oakland)

The Blue Jays schedule is right here.

The MLB standings are right here.

 

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