Across Western Canada the BCHL and AJHL resume their series' with teams on the verge of punching their ticket to Dauphin for the Western Canada Cup. Out west the Coquitlam Express look for a sweep of the Vernon Vipers in game four, while in Alberta Spruce Grove has Drumheller on the brink in game four as well. Listen to tonight's Kings game for score updates from both contests.
Hockey fans can purchase ticket packages for the event in person today at Credit Union Place. The South Ticket Office is open today and tomorrow from 11am to 5pm. The five team tournament begins on Friday April 25th with opening ceremonies which are free to attend. Fans who have already bought their tickets will be able to pick them up on MONDAY.
The NHL playoffs kick off tomorrow with three first-round games. That includes Montreal heading to Tampa to take on the Lightning. The Habs are the only Canadian team to reach the post-season. In other games, Pittsburgh hosts Columbus and Dallas is at Anaheim.
The Toronto Blue Jays continue their nine-game road trip tonight as they start a three-game set against Indiana. The Blue Jays are coming off a series win over Baltimore, capped by an 11-3 rout of the Orioles on Sunday. Brandon Morrow gets the start for the Jays this evening.