The Capitals held off the Leafs 5-4 to tie their series at two games apiece.  The Flames are out of the playoffs after losing 3-1 to Anaheim.  The Senators shut down the Bruins 1-0 to take a three game to one lead. The Wild staved off elimination by beating the Blues 2-0.

In baseball…the Blue Jays blanked the Red Sox 3-0. Yankees pounded the White Sox 9-1.

In the NBL…the Miracles lost 133-108 in Orangeville.