In the NHL…Canadiens handled the Devils 5-2.  Flames burned the Coyotes 2-1 in overtime for their fifth straight win.  Flyers beat the Oilers 6-5.  Rangers downed the Jets 2-1. Canucks took down the Lightning 5-1.

In the NBA…the Raptors pounded the Timberwolves 124-110.

Kansas City beat the Raiders 21-13 in the NFL’s thursday night game.