UNDATED (WHTC) - Thomas Vanek’s goal with 8:45 left proved to be the game-winner, as visiting Montreal held off the Red Wings last night, 5-4. Detroit hosts Toronto tomorrow evening, with coverage on 1450 WHTC at 6:40 PM.
Patrice Bergeron scored twice as Boston blanked the visiting Blackhawks last night, 3-0. Chicago skates at Ottawa this evening.
NCAA basketball tournament regional semifinal action tonight finds Michigan State playing Virginia in New York and Michigan taking on Tennessee at Indianapolis.
NBA play this evening has the Detroit Pistons home to Miami at the Palace and the Chicago Bulls entertaining Portland at the United Center.
In the AHL tonight, the Grand Rapids Griffins play the Icehogs in Rockford, Illinois.
Exhibition baseball yesterday saw the Tigers top Atlanta, 9-3, and the Cubs edge the White Sox, 4-3. Detroit ends spring training play in Florida today by facing Tampa Bay in Lakeland; hear the game on 1450 WHTC, beginning at 1 PM. The Cubs finish up their Cactus League stay with two games at Arizona, beginning this evening. The White Sox play their double-A team in Birmingham, Alabama tonight before opening up the regular season against Minnesota at US Cellular Field on Monday.