Sports by Hartley Miller as of 12:05 a.m. Tuesday, October 5th

 

NFL: (Final game in Week 4)

LA Chargers  28  Las Vegas Raiders  14

Both teams are 3-1 and tied with Denver for first in the AFC West, a game ahead of Kansas City.

With the Raiders loss, that leaves 4-0 Arizona as the only unbeaten team in the NFL.

Just two teams are winless. Both Jacksonville and Detroit are 0-4.

The NFL standings are right here.

The NFL regular season schedule is right here.

 

CFL:

Week 10 of the CFL season starts Wednesday (4:30 PT) with Ottawa at Toronto.

The BC  Lions don’t play again until Saturday, October 16th when they host Calgary.

Standings:

West: Winnipeg 7-1, Saskatchewan 5-3, B.C. 4-4, Calgary 3-5, and Edmonton 2-5
East:  Toronto 4-3, Hamilton 4-4, Montreal 3-4, and Ottawa 2-5.

The CFL schedule is right here.

 

MLB:

The New Yankees visit the Boston Red Sox tonight (Tuesday) at 5:00 in the American League wild-card game.

The winner will play the Tampa Bay Rays.

The National League wild-card game Wednesday night at 5:10 has St. Louis at the LA Dodgers.

The MLB playoff schedule is right here.

The MLB standings are right here.

 

Triple-A Baseball:

Jared Young of Prince George batted .254 this season after being called up to the AAA Iowa Cubs. The 26-year-old first baseman finished with five homers and 18 RBI’s in 37 games this year with the Cubs.

Iowa ended up on an eight-game losing streak and posted a 51-78 record.

 


NHL:

The Vancouver Canucks host the Seattle Kraken tonight at 7:00 in an exhibition game.

The Canucks regular season opens Wednesday, October 13th in Edmonton.

The Canucks schedule is right here.

 

WHL (PG Cougars)

The (0-1) Prince George Cougars visit the Vancouver Giants Friday and the Kamloops Blazers on Saturday.

The next home games for the Cougars will be against the Victoria Royals on October 16th at 7 PM and October 17th at 2 PM.

The PG Cougars regular season schedule is right here.

 

 

BCHL (PG Spruce Kings)

The Prince George Spruce Kings play a couple of road games this week to open their regular season.

The Spruce Kings visit the Merritt Centennials on Friday and the West Kelowna Warriors on Saturday.

Prince George will be home on October 15th and 16th against Merritt.

The Spruce Kings finished 2-1-1 in the pre-season after Sunday’s 4-0 victory over Merritt.

The Spruce Kings regular season schedule is right here.

 

 

BC Elite Hockey League: (Cariboo Cougars & Northern Capitals)

(U18AAA )

The (2-2) Cariboo Cougars visit the South Island Royals in Victoria Saturday at 4 p.m. and Sunday morning at 7:00.

The Cariboo Cougars schedule is right here.

 

(FEMALE U18 AAA) 

The (4-1-0-1) Northern Capitals host the (4-0) Fraser Valley Rush Saturday night at 6:00 and Sunday morning at 9:45 at Kin 2.

The Saturday game will be “Pink in the Rink” night with the 50/50 to start at $500 and the proceeds will all be donated to the Canadian Cancer Society!

The Northern Capitals schedule is right here.

 

Canada West Soccer: (UNBC Timberwolves)

The UNBC Timberwolves are off this week in Canada West soccer. The Timberwolves have just four games remaining in each division. The UNBC soccer teams visit Fraser Valley on October 15th and 17th before hosting Thompson Rivers on October 23rd and 24th (at Masich Place starting at noon for the women and 2:15 for the men).

The UNBC men have one win, four losses, and three ties after eight games while the UNBC women have one win, six losses, and one tie.

The women’s standings are right here while the men’s standings are right here.

 

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