In the NHL playoffs…the Rangers beat the Canadiens 2-1 to even their series at two games apiece. The Oilers and Sharks are also tied after the Sharks shut down Edmonton 7-0.  Columbus avoided a sweep by Pittsburgh by beating the Penguins 5-4 in game 4.

On the hardwood…the Raptors tied their series with Milwaukee with a 106-100 win in game two.  The Bulls won their second straight beating the Celtics 111-97.

On the diamonds…the Red Sox edged the Blue Jays 8-7.  Yankees lost 4-1 to the White Sox.