(Anaheim, CA) — The Twins open a four-game series with the Angels tonight in Anaheim. Minnesota has won five straight and is 5-and-1 on its road trip so far after sweeping a two-game set in St. Louis. Jose Berrios will get the ball tonight for the Twins. The Twins are expected to activate outfielder Byron Buxton from the disabled list for the opening game.
(Undated) — There is one game on the NHL’s Staley Cup Playoff slate tonight. The conference semifinals finish up as the Predators host the Jets in the deciding Game Seven of their Western Conference semifinal in Nashville. The Predators knotted the best-of-seven match-up at three games apiece with a 4-0 win in Game Six Monday in Winnipeg. The winner will take on the Vegas Golden Knights for the right to play in the Stanley Cup Final. The Eastern Conference finals get underway tomorrow night as the top-seeded Lightning host the Capitals in Game One in Tamp
(Eagan, MN) — The Vikings are preparing for Organized Team Activities. OTA’s will run from May 22nd through June 7th with 10 voluntary sessions. Mandatory mini-camp is June 12th through 14th.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Lynx are gearing up for their second and final preseason game on Saturday against the Chicago Sky at the Target Center. The Lynx will begin the season May 20th at home against the Los Angeles Sparks.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) This one kept going. And going. And going. And going. And going – straight into the American Hockey League record books. Alex Krushelnyski scored 6:48 into the fifth overtime period and Alex Lyon made 94 saves to lead the Lehigh Valley Phantoms to a 2-1 win over the Charlotte Checkers early Thursday morning in the longest game in the AHL’s 82-year history.