Detroit Red Wings beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-1 to take a 2-1 lead in their second round playoff series. It could've been a much different result though. Chicago's Patrick Kane scored 4:35 into the third period to pull the Blackhawks within one. Chicago celebrated as if it had tied the game about a minute later, but
Andrew Shaw's goal was waved off because he was in the crease.
Colorado Avs could have a familiar face behind the bench next season. Hall of Fame goalie Patrick Roy (WAH) is reportedly the next head coach of the team. Roy played in Colorado for eight seasons before retiring in 2003. He won a Stanley Cup with the Avs in 1996 and 2001.
Derrick Pouliot and Chase De Leo scored 23 seconds apart in the third period as Portland Winterhawks defeated the London Knights 6-3 at the Memorial Cup. Ty Rattie had two goals and an assist for Portland. It was the first win of the tournament for the Western Hockey League champions.
R-A Dickey owes Edwin Encarnacion (ehn-kar-nah-see-OHN') a debt of thanks. Encarnacion had a three-run double in the seventh inning to lift the Toronto Blue Jays to a 7-5 matinee victory over the Tampa Bay Rays. That helped Dickey win his second straight start and raise his record to 4-and-5.
Seth Smith homered and scored three times, Bartolo Colon (bahr-TOH'-loh kuh-LOHN') pitched seven strong innings for his first win in nearly a month
and Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 9-2. Colon, who turns 40 on Friday, gave up two runs on six hits and struck out three. It was his first win since April 23 at Boston.
The Reds' Jay Bruce hit a tie-breaking homer and an R-B-I double to back Johnny Cueto's (KWAY'-tohs) wild but effective return from the disabled list during Cincinnati's 4-3 victory over New York. Brandon Phillips had a two-run single for his first career hit off Shaun Marcum in 13 at-bats.
I-B-L - Brett Sabourin pitched seven solid innings and London Majors scored three runs in the seventh inning to hand the Brantford Red Sox their first loss of the season, 6-4 on Sunday
Junior "B" Lacrosse - Six Nations Rebels defeated South West Division
rivals, St. Catharines Spartans 13-3 last night ( Sunday). The Rebels took
over 1st-place in the Western Conference, Southern Division with a 21-5
win over previously undefeated Niagara Thunderhawks
Jordan Szoke shook down his new BMWS1000RR’s at the RACE Round One
regional event this weekend held at Shannonville east of Belleville.
Buffalo Bills have signed second-round pick Robert Woods to a four-year contract.Woods was regarded as the most polished among the draft-eligible receiver prospects following a solid three-year college career at Southern California. Woods set a school record with 252 career catches and also finished with 2,930 yards receiving and 32 touchdowns.