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NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs. Vancouver was in cruise control after two periods, leading 3-0 but Chicago stormed back with two goals by Patrick Kane and one by Dave Bolland to tie the score 3-3 with less than six minutes remaining in the 3rd period, but Vancouver’s Sami Salo scored the game-winner and Ryan Johnson added an empty-netter as the Canucks held off the Blackhawks and won a thriller 5-3. []

NBA Playoffs. For the third time in six games, the Chicago Bulls and Boston Celtics required overtime to determine a winner, this time needing to go to triple overtime as Chicago forced a Game 7 after a fantastic 128-127 victory over Boston. Orlando, without suspended Josh Howard, easily handled the 76ers 114-89 to finish off the series four games to two; and the Houston Rockets ended the Portland Trailblazers’ season by winning 92-76 and moving on to the second round. [ Scoreboard]

MLB. Matt Garza went 7 2/3 innings and Grant Balfour finished up the one-hit shut out as the Tampa Bay Rays shut out the Boston Red Sox 13-0 and a four-run 7th capped by a Mike Cameron two-run double propelled the Brewers to a 4-1 victory over the Diamondbacks. [ Scoreboard]

PGA. Tiger Woods hits a  65 for a -7 under in the first round of the Quail Hollow Championship but Phil Mickelson is only two shots back heading in to Friday’s round. [PGA Tour]

Showtime should produce a show about these gals and have it air after Weeds. Two sisters, aged 65 and 70, have been accused of selling heroin out of their Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania home, pulling in an estimated $10k a week. Can you imagine how many Early Bird Specials $10k can get? They managed to make that much money because they never got high on their own supply – mostly because they couldn’t find a vein. [Yahoo!]