Another busy night in Kenora slo-pitch last night. On the women's side, CUPE won 20-14 against K Town Café, Kenora DJ Services beat the Heights of Fashion Clippers 29-7 and the Dunit Diamonds edged Bob's Burgers 17-13. The Royals take on Bat Intentions and Dunit will bat against the Strykers in A-Side action tonight. B-Side will see DJ Services up against Neniska Crushers, and the Wreckers take on K Town Cafe. The men's division had the night off last night, but action returns tonight with the Brewers taking on the Wolfpack in the early game.
The Colorado Avalanche held off the Edmonton Oilers 8-6 in Game 1 of the Western Conference Final light night in Denver. The Avalanche's eight goals were tied for the most in a playoff game in franchise history.
The New York Rangers, coming off a gruelling seven-game series with the Carolina Hurricanes, will face the well-rested, two-time defending Stanley Cup champion Tampa Bay Lightning tonight at Madison Square Garden in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Final.
Alejandro Kirk hit a pair of two-run homers to power the Toronto Blue Jays to a 6-5 victory over the Chicago White Sox last night and help the Blue Jays extend their Major League Baseball winning streak to a season-high six games. The Blue Jays have won 10 of their last 13 games and will face the visiting White Sox again today.