The International Ice Hockey Federation’s World Men’s Hockey Championship continues today and runs through Sunday in Cologne, Germany and Paris, France. A total of 16 national teams are taking part in the round-robin plus playoffs format, including Team Canada. They have 5 wins, 0 losses, 1 extra time loss for 16 points...good for 1st place in Pool B. On today’s schedule...
Canada vs Finland—12:15 p.m. in Paris
Belarus vs Norway—4:15 a.m. in Paris
Sweden vs Slovakia—4:15 a.m. in Cologne
Russia vs United States—8:15 a.m. in Cologne
Czech Republic vs Switzerland—8:15 a.m. in Paris
Germany vs Latvia—12:15 p.m. in Cologne
National Hockey League’s Stanley Cup playoffs:
Anaheim Ducks at Nashville Predators—6 p.m.
(Best-of-seven Western Conference final tied 1-1)
The other Conference final resumes tomorrow, as follows...
Pittsburgh Penguins at Ottawa Senators—6 p.m.
(Best-of-seven Eastern Conference final tied 1-1)
Saskatoon Amateur Softball Association:
Bob Stayner Women’s Division
Co-op G-Force Under-23 vs Lady Selects Under-19—6:45 p.m. at Glenn Reeve #3
Vic Loewen Women’s Division—3 games at 6:45 p.m.
Selects Devils Under-19 vs Connexion at Glenn Reeve #4
Renegades vs Erical Lunar Eclipse at Glenn Reeve #5
Grand Aces vs Fury at Glenn Reeve #6
Lisa Down Women’s Division—2 games at 6:45 p.m.
Selects Force Under-19 vs O-T-P Swingers at Glenn Reeve #7
Prairie Heat vs Vandals at Glenn Reeve #8
Keith McLean Men’s Division—2 games at Bob Van Impe Stadium
Delisle Diamond Dogs vs Bruno Merchants—6:45 p.m.
Diamondbacks Under-23 vs Bruno Merchants—late game
Ken Gunn Men’s Division--2 games at Joe Gallagher Field
Conquest Coyotes Under-23 vs Padres—6:45 p.m.
Toon Town Thunder vs Warman Gems—late game
Major League Baseball:
Inter-League—1 day game, 4 night, including
Toronto Blue Jays vs Atlanta Braves--2:07 p.m.
American League—5 night games
National League—5 night games
National Basketball Association Playoffs:
San Antonio Spurs at Golden State Warriors—7 p.m.
(Golden States leads the best-of-seven Western Conference final 1-0)
The National Lacrosse League’s 2017 playoffs are idle until Saturday when the respective Division finals continue, as follows...
Saskatchewan Rush vs Colorado Mammoth
(Saskatchewan leads the best-of-three West Division final. Game time is 7:30 p.m. at SaskTel Centre. The broadcast on 98-COOL starts at 6:30 p.m. with “The Rush Hour” pre-game show and the play-by-play at 7:30 p.m. Should Colorado win and even the series, a 10-minute mini-game will start immediately following the completion of Game 2.)
Toronto Rock at Georgia Swarm—5 p.m.
(Georgia leads the best-of-three East Division final 1-0)