Sports by Hartley Miller as of 12:05 a.m. Sunday, November 28th

WHL:

Kelowna Rockets  4  Prince George Cougars  1

The Rockets led 1-0 just six seconds into the game and 3-0 just six minutes into the game.

The (7-11) Cougars have lost five of their last six and will continue a string of six straight games on the road Tuesday in Seattle and Wednesday in Portland.

Prince George is 4th in the B.C. Division, seven points behind Vancouver and eight back of second place Kelowna.

The PG Cougars regular season schedule is right here.

The WHL standings are right here. 

 

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BCHL:

The (10-6) Prince George Spruce Kings play their next game on Wednesday when they host the (14-2) Penticton Vees.

The Spruce Kings are coming off Friday’s 3-1 victory over Vernon.

The Spruce Kings regular season schedule is right here.

The BCHL standings are right here.

 

 

BC Elite Hockey League: (Cariboo Cougars U18 AAA)

Cariboo Cougars  3  Thompson Blazers  1  

The U-18 Cougars visit the (5-9-1-1) Blazers again this afternoon at 12:30 in Kamloops.

The (6-7-1-1) Cougars are in 7th place in the 10-team league.

The Cariboo Cougars schedule is right here.

 

 

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NHL: (Vancouver and Toronto the only Canadian teams idle Saturday)

Winnipeg  4  Calgary  2

Edmonton  3  Vegas  2

Montreal  6  Pittsburgh  3

LA  4  Ottawa  2

The (6-13-2) Vancouver Canucks are 0-2 on a 5-game road trip that continues today (Sunday 4 p.m. PT) against the Bruins in Boston.

The Canucks, who dropped a 4-2 decision to Columbus on Friday, have lost eight of their last nine games.

The Canucks schedule is right here.

The NHL schedule is right here.

The NHL standings are right here.

 

 

Canada West basketball: (in PG)

(Men’s division)

UBC Thunderbirds 101  UNBC Timberwolves  69  (Saturday)

UBC Thunderbirds  85  UNBC Timberwolves  76  (Friday)

 

(women’s division)

UBC Thunderbirds  68  UNBC Timberwolves  66 (Saturday)

UNBC Timberwolves  81  UBC Thunderbirds  77  (Friday)

 

The UNBC women are 4-2 on the season while the men are 2-4.

UBC is 3-5 in the women’s division and 8-0 in the men’s division.

The Timberwolves visit the Victoria Vikes Friday and Saturday nights in their final league games in 2021.

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

The Canada West women’s standings are right here and the men’s standings are right here.

 

 

NBA:

The Toronto Raptors begin a 7-game homestand today (Sunday 3 p.m. PT) against the (10-10) Boston Celtics.

The Raptors are 9-11 after 20 games after going 2-4 on a 6-game road trip that concluded with Friday’s 114-97 loss to the Indiana Pacers.

The Raptors’ schedule is right here.

The NBA standings are right here.

 

 

CFL:

The CFL playoffs kick off today with the division semifinals.

In the East, Montreal is at Hamilton (10:00 a.m.) and in the West, Calgary plays at Saskatchewan (1:30 p.m.).

The CFL schedule is right here.

Final Standings:

West: Winnipeg 11-3, Saskatchewan 9-5, Calgary  8-6, B.C. 5-9, and Edmonton 3-11.
East:  Toronto 9-5, Hamilton  8-6, Montreal 7-7, and Ottawa 3-11.

 

NFL: (Week 12)

There are 11 Sunday games in the NFL including Tennessee at New England, Tampa Bay at Indianapolis, LA Rams at Green Bay, Minnesota at San Francisco, and Cleveland at Baltimore.

The NFL standings are right here.

The NFL regular season schedule is right here.

NFL odds are right here.