Sports by Hartley Miller as of 12:05 a.m. Wednesday, November 10th

WHL: 

Prince George Cougars  1  Vancouver Giants  0

Tyler Brennan made 27 saves for his second shutout of the season before 1,453 fans.

Connor Bowie scored the only goal and it came on a 2nd period power-play as the (6-6) Cougars ended a three-game losing skid.

It was the first victory this season for P.G. against an opponent other than the Victoria Royals.

The (6-3-1) Giants are in 2nd place in the B.C. Division but just a point ahead of Prince George and two ahead of Kelowna.

The same teams meet again tonight (Wednesday) as CN Centre as the Cougars continue a 6-game homestand.

The PG Cougars regular season schedule is right here.

The WHL standings are right here. 

 

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BCHL:

The (8-4) Prince George Spruce Kings play a home and home against the (3-4-3-1) Vipers: tonight in Vernon and Friday in Prince George.

The Spruce Kings regular season schedule is right here.

The BCHL standings are right here.

 

NHL: (6 Canadian teams in action Tuesday and all lost)

Anaheim  3  Vancouver  2  (OT)

The (5-6-2) Canucks finished 2-4-1 on a 7-game homestand.

Vancouver will start a 3-game road trip Thursday night at 6:00 (PT) when they visit the Colorado Avalanche.

Detroit  4  Edmonton  2
San Jose  4  Calgary  1
St. Louis  3  Winnipeg  2  (SO)
LA  3  Montreal 2  (OT)
Boston  3  Ottawa  2

The Canucks schedule is right here.

The NHL schedule is right here.

The NHL standings are right here.


BC Elite Hockey Leag
ue: (Cariboo Cougars U18 AAA & Northern Capitals Female U18 AAA)

The Northern Capitals U-18 female AAA hockey team visits the (0-10) Greater Vancouver Comets Saturday night at 5:15 and Sunday afternoon at 12:15 in Richmond.

The (9-5-0-1) Capitals are in 1st place in the 5-team league by three points over the (8-0) Fraser Valley Rush, however, Fraser Valley has seven games in hand.

The Northern Capitals schedule is right here.

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The (5-7-1-1) U-18 Cariboo Cougars are idle until the Nov 20th-21st weekend when they host the (10-2-1-1) Vancouver NE Chiefs in a doubleheader at Kin 1. Cariboo is in 8th place in the 10-team league.

The Cariboo Cougars schedule is right here.

 

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NFL:

Week 10 of the NFL season starts Thursday with Baltimore at Miami.

At the midway point of the season (with nine of 18 weeks completed), Arizona has the best record in the NFL at 8-1 followed by LA Rams, Green Bay, and Tennessee at 7-2 with Baltimore, Tampa Bay, and Dallas at 6-2.

The NFL standings are right here.

The NFL regular season schedule is right here.

NFL odds are right here.

 

CFL: (Week 15)

Calgary at  B.C. Lions  Friday 7:30 PM

The (4-8) Lions have lost six straight. B.C will close out its season with a home game against Edmonton on November 19th.

Hamilton  at  Toronto  Friday 4:30 PM (PT)

Winnipeg  at  Montreal  Saturday 10:00 AM
Edmonton  at  Saskatchewan  Saturday 1:00 PM

The CFL schedule is right here.

Standings:

West: Winnipeg 11-1, Saskatchewan 8-4, Calgary  6-6, B.C. 4-8, and Edmonton 2-9
East:  Toronto 8-4, Hamilton  7-5, Montreal 6-6, and Ottawa 2-11.

 

NBA:

The (6-5) Toronto Raptors visit the Boston Celtics tonight (4:30 PM PT).

The Raptors’ schedule is right here.

The NBA standings are right here.

 

Canada West basketball:

The UNBC Timberwolves are off in Canada West basketball until Nov 26th and 27th when they host the UBC Thunderbirds.

The UNBC women are 3-1 on the season while the men are 2-2.

The UNBC women’s basketball schedule is right here while UNC men’s basketball schedule is right here.