Sports by Hartley Miller as of 12:05 a.m. Friday, December 31st

WHL:

The (13-16-1) Prince George Cougars have a home-and-home against the B.C. Division-leading (19-9-1) Kamloops Blazers, tonight at 5:00 at CN Centre and Saturday night at 7:00 in Kamloops.

The Cougars are 8th in the Western Conference standings, one point behind the Victoria Royals and two points back of the Vancouver Giants.

The Royals beat the Giants 7-3 Thursday night in Victoria.

The WHL standings are right here.

The PG Cougars regular season schedule is right here.

 

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BCHL:

Wenatchee Wild  2  Prince George Spruce Kings  1  (Shootout)

The (13-9-1-1) Spruce Kings visit the (9-10-4-1) Wild again tonight at 7:05 in Wenatchee.

The next home game for the Spruce Kings will be on January 12th against West Kelowna.

The Spruce Kings regular season schedule is right here.

The BCHL standings are right here.

 

NHL:

LA Kings  2  Vancouver Canucks  1  (Shootout)

It was the first loss for the Canucks since the coaching change but Vancouver is still 7-0-1 under bench boss Bruce Boudreau.

The (15-15-3) Canucks visit the Seattle Kraken Saturday night at 7:00.

The Canucks schedule is right here or here.

The NHL schedule is right here.

The NHL standings are right here.

 

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NFL: 

There are two weekends left in the NFL season.

Week 17 has 15 games on Sunday.

The NFL standings are right here.

The NFL regular season schedule is right here.

NFL odds are right here.

 

NBA:

The (14-17) Toronto Raptors host the (18-17) LA Clippers tonight (4:30 PT).

The Raptors’ schedule is right here.

The NBA standings are right here.