Sports by Hartley Miller as of 12:05 a.m. Monday, October 18th

WHL (PG Cougars)

Prince George Cougars  4  Victoria Royals  2  (Sunday)

Craig Armstrong broke a 2-2 tie with a pair of third-period goals, the winner with just over 14 minutes left and then one into an empty net in the final minute. Victoria went just 1-for-10 on the power-play.

Prince George Cougars  3  Victoria Royals  1  (Saturday)

Rookie Riley Heidt snapped a 1-1 tie with just over four minutes left in regulation.

The (2-3) Cougars visit the (1-6) Royals Friday and Saturday before they meet again on October 26th and 27th in Prince George.

The PG Cougars regular season schedule is right here.

The WHL standings are right here. 


BCHL (PG Spruce Kings)

Prince George Spruce Kings  5  Merritt Centennials  2  (Saturday)

PG Spruce Kings  6  Merritt Centennials  3  (Friday)

The (3-1) Spruce Kings play their next two games in Chilliwack: Wednesday afternoon at 1:00 against Wenatchee and Thursday night at 7:30 against Victoria.

The Spruce Kings regular season schedule is right here.
The BCHL standings are right here. 


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

(U18AAA )

Vancouver Northwest Hawks  5  Cariboo Cougars  1  (Sunday)

Cariboo Cougars  4  Vancouver Northwest Hawks  1  (Saturday)

The (4-4) Cariboo Cougars visit the (3-3-1-1) Fraser Valley Thunderbirds Saturday night at 5:00 and Sunday morning at 9:45 in Abbotsford. Both teams are tied for 6th in the 12-team league with eight points.

The Cariboo Cougars schedule is right here.


The (4-3-0-1) Northern Capitals return to action on Saturday and Sunday, Oct 23rd and 24th when they visit the (2-4) Vancouver Island Seals.

The Northern Capitals schedule is right here.


NHL: (1 Sunday game)

Ottawa  3  Dallas 2

The (1-1-1) Vancouver Canucks, coming off Saturday’s 3-1 loss to Detroit, visit Buffalo Tuesday, the 4th stop on a 6-game road trip.

The NHL schedule is right here.

The NHL standings are right here.


Canada West Soccer: (UNBC Timberwolves)

Men: Fraser Valley Cascades  2  UNBC Timberwolves  2  (Tie Sunday)

Men: Fraser Valley Cascades  2  UNBC Timberwolves  2  (Tie Friday)

Women: Fraser Valley Cascades  1  UNBC Timberwolves  0  (Sunday)

Women: Fraser Valley Cascades  2  UNBC Timberwolves  1  (Friday)

The Timberwolves conclude their regular season by hosting Thompson Rivers on Saturday and Sunday, October 23rd and 24th at Masich Place (noon kickoff for the women and 2:15 for the men).

The UNBC men have one win, four losses, and five ties after 10 games while the UNBC women have one win, eight losses, and one tie.

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


MLB: (2nd game in the best-of-7 National League Championship Series)

Atlanta  5  LA Dodgers  4

The Braves lead the series 2-0 with Game 3 Tuesday afternoon at 2:08 in LA.


The best-of-7 ALCS has shifted to Boston for Game 3 tonight (Monday 5:08 PT). The Red Sox and Houston Astros are tied 1-1.

The MLB playoff schedule is right here.


NFL: (Week 6)

Arizona  37  Cleveland  14

The 6-0 Cardinals remain the only NFL team with a perfect record.

Dallas  35  New England  29  (OT)

The Cowboys are 5-1 along with Baltimore, Green Bay, LA Rams, and Tampa Bay.

The Ravens beat LA Chargers 34-6, the Packers outscored Chicago 24-14 and the Rams whipped the New York Giants 38-11.

Pittsburgh  23  Seattle  20  (PT)

Monday Night Football to conclude the 6th week of the season has (4-1) Buffalo at (3-2) Tennessee.

The NFL standings are right here.

The NFL regular season schedule is right here.

NFL odds are right here.


CFL: (Week 11)

Calgary  39  BC Lions  10  (Saturday)

The Lions visit league-leading Winnipeg in their next game on Saturday (4:00 p.m. PT).

Montreal  27  Ottawa  16  (Saturday)

Winnipeg  26  Edmonton  16  (Friday)

Week 12 begins Friday night with Toronto to play at Montreal (4:30 PT).


West: Winnipeg 9-1, Saskatchewan 5-4, Calgary  5-5, B.C. 4-5, and Edmonton 2-7
East:  Toronto 6-3, Montreal 5-4, Hamilton 4-5, and Ottawa 2-8.

The CFL schedule is right here.