The first-ever Canadian Under-18 Curling Championships continue today and run through tomorrow in Moncton, New Brunswick. There are 12 girls and 12 boys teams taking part in the round-robin plus playoffs format. The 12 teams in each gender division are now split into two pools...championship and seeding. Saskatchewan is represented by the Rylan Kleiter foursome from Saskatoon-Sutherland on the boys side. They have 5 wins, 1 loss...good for 2nd place in the Championship Pool. On their schedule today...
Saskatchewan vs Ontario—7 a.m.
Saskatchewan vs B-C—3 p.m.
In the girls division, Saskatchewan is represented by the Rachel Erickson quartet from Maryfield. They have 1 win, 4 losses...tied for 4th place in the Seeding Pool. On their schedule today...
Saskatchewan vs Prince Edward Island—7 a.m.
Saskatchewan vs Northwest Territories—11 a.m.
Saskatchewan vs B-C—3 p.m.
Western Hockey League’s Ed Chynoweth Cup Playoffs—2 games:
Lethbridge Hurricanes at Regina Pats—7 p.m.
(Opening game of best-of-seven Eastern Conference final.)
Kelowna Rockets vs Seattle Thunderbirds—8:35 p.m. in Kent, Wa.
(Opening game of best-of-seven Western Conference final.)
National Hockey League’s Stanley Cup playoffs—2 games:
(Ottawa leads the best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarter-final 3-1)
The remaining three series resume tomorrow as follows...
St. Louis Blues at Minnesota Wild—1 p.m.
(St. Louis leads the best-of-seven Western Conference quarter-final 3-1)
Montreal Canadiens at New York Rangers—6 p.m.
(The Rangers lead the best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarter-final 3-2)
Edmonton Oilers at San Jose Sharks—8:30 p.m.
(Edmonton leads the best-of-seven Western Conference quarter-final 3-2)
The Pittsburgh Penguins in the East, along with the Anaheim Ducks and Nashville Predators in the West, have advanced to the Conference semi-final round.
Major League Baseball:
American League—7 night games, including
Toronto Blue Jays at Los Angeles Angels—8:07 p.m.
Inter-League—1 night game
New York Yankees at Pittsburgh Pirates—5:05 p.m.
National League--7 night games
The National Lacrosse League returns to action tomorrow when Week 17 of the regular-season starts and ends with 4 games, including the Saskatchewan Rush at home to the Toronto Rock. Game time is 7:30 p.m. at SaskTel Centre. The broadcast on 98-COOL starts at 6:30 p.m. The Rush have 10 wins, 5 losses...good for 1st place in the West Division. Toronto has 8 wins, 8 losses...tied for 2nd place in the East Division.
National Basketball Association Playoffs—3 games:
The Toronto Raptors return to action tomorrow when they visit the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 4 of their opening round series at 1 p.m.
(Milwaukee leads the best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarter-final 2-1)