Elias Lindholm scored and Jacob Markstrom made 16 saves as the Calgary Flames beat the Dallas Stars 1-0 in the opener of their NHL first-round series. The Flames smothered the Stars in the first period, holding Dallas to just three shots. In other series openers, Pittsburgh edged the Rangers 4-3 in triple overtime, Colorado dumped Nashville 7-2 and Washington beat Florida 4-2.

The Toronto Maple Leafs try to build on a huge playoff opener when they host the Tampa Bay Lightning for Game 2 of their first-round NHL playoff series. Auston Matthews scored twice and Jack Campbell got the shutout as Toronto won Game 1, 5-0 on Monday. The Leafs will be without forward Kyle Clifford, who will serve a one-game suspension for boarding

The Edmonton Oilers look to draw even in their first round-series with the Los Angeles Kings tonight at Rogers Place. The Kings took Monday's opener 4-3 

The Toronto Blue Jays close out a three-game series with the New York Yankees tonight at Rogers Centre. The Yankees thumped Toronto 9-1 last night for their 11th win in a row and handing the Jays their first series loss of the season. Yusei Kikuchi gets the start for Toronto, while the Yankees counter with Nestor Cortes.

N-B-A second-round playoff action continues tonight as the top seeds in the East and West conferences look to build on 1-0 series leads. The Miami Heat are home to Philadelphia, and the Phoenix Suns entertain Dallas.