N-H-LÂ PLAYOFFS -Â Dale Weise (WEES) scored over 18 minutes into overtime to hand Montreal a 5-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning. Â The Habs take a 1-0 series lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarter-final. Anaheim Ducks hadÂ aÂ 4-3 victory over the Dallas Stars.Â Â Pittsburgh Penguins rallied to a 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets. The victories give Pittsburgh and AnaheimÂ 1-0 leads in their series.
Allan Cup Hockey in Dundas - Clarenville Caribous had a 6-2 victory over the Brantford Blast in the preliminary round at the 2014 Allan Cup Hockey Tournament. Later, South East Prairie Thunder topped the Bentley Generals 3-1. Â The Generals face Brantford Blast this afternoon at 3:30pm in the first Quarter Final battle.Â Prairie Thunder will take onÂ Kenora Thistles tonight (Thursday) at 7:30pm. The Allan Cup Championship takes place on Saturday at 3pm.
A-H-L -Â Toronto Marlies defeated Binghamton 5-4 in overtime.
Junior "B" Semi-Final play. Caledonia Corvairs tookÂ Waterloo Siskins 4-1 to winÂ their seriesÂ 4-games-to-one. Caledonia awaits the winner of the Leamington -Â St. Catharines series for theÂ Sutherland Cup Final
David Hearn of Brantford will start at the first hole in the first trio around the course today at the R-B-C Heritage in Hilton Head, South Carolina. Â Northern Ireland's Graeme McDowell won the P-G-A tour stop last year.
N-B-AÂ - Toronto Raptors finally know who they are playing in the first round of the N-B-A playoffs. Â Toronto lost its final game of the regular season to the New York Knick 95-92. Â Still, the Raptors earned the third seed in the Eastern Conference thanks to Chicago's
overtime loss to Charlotte. Â Toronto will meet the Brooklyn Nets in the first round.
M-L-B - Toronto Blue Jays got an unexpected night off thanks to unseasonably cold conditions in Minnesota. Â Instead, Â they will play a double-header against the Twins today. (Thursday).