SCHEDULE FOR THURSDAY, MAY 3
The University of Saskatchewan football Huskies begin preparations for the 2018 Canada West Conference and U Sports season today with their annual Spring Camp. The camp runs through Sunday at Griffiths Stadium. Today’s on-field session goes at 6 o’clock. The 2018 regular-season for the Dogs starts Friday, August 31st at Griffiths Stadium against the Alberta Golden Bears. Kick-off time is 7 p.m. with the broadcast on CJWW at 6 and the play-by-play at 7.
The second Saskatoon high school track and field mini meet goes today at 4 o’clock at the Saskatoon FieldHouse.
National Hockey League’s Stanley Cup Playoffs—2 games:
Washington Capitals at Pittsburgh Penguins—5 p.m.
(Washington leads the best-of-seven Eastern Conference semi-final 2-1)
Nashville Predators at Winnipeg Jets—7:30 p.m.
(Winnipeg leads the best-of-seven Western Conference semi-final 2-1)
The other two second round series resume tomorrow…
Tampa Bay Lightning at Boston Bruins—5 p.m.
(Tampa Bay leads the best-of-seven Eastern Conference semi-final 2-1)
San Jose Sharks at Vegas Golden Knights—8 p.m.
(Best-of-seven Western Conference semi-final tied 2-2)
The Western Hockey League Playoffs return to action tomorrow when the Ed Chynoweth Cup championship series starts:
Everett Silvertips at Swift Current Broncos—7 p.m.
(Opening game of best-of-seven league final)
Major League Baseball:
American League—1 doubleheader, 2 day games, 4 night, including
Toronto Blue Jays at Cleveland Indians—doubleheader at 11:10 a.m.
National League—3 day games
National Basketball Association Playoffs—2 games, including:
Toronto Raptors vs Cleveland Cavaliers—4 p.m.
(Cleveland leads the best-of-seven Eastern Conference semi-final 1-0)
The National Lacrosse League playoffs start this week with the following division semi-final match-ups…
Calgary Roughnecks at Colorado Mammoth—Saturday, 7 p.m.
(Winner advances to the West Division final against the Saskatchewan Rush on Sunday, May 13th at SaskTel Centre. Game time is 5 p.m. The Rush Hour pre-game show on 98-COOL-FM starts at 4 p.m. with the play-by-play at 7:30 p.m. The Rush finished the regular season with 14 wins, 4 losses…good for 1st place in the West Division.)
New England Black Wolves at Rochester Knighthawks—tomorrow, 5:30 p.m.
(Winner advances to the East Division final against the Georgia Swarm…date and time to be determined.)