Thursday Morning Sports For April 30th

Posted on Thursday, April 30, 2015 05:38 AM

It'll be Tampa Bay against Montreal in the next round of the NHL playoffs with the first game tomorrow night at the Bell Centre.....Ben Bishop making 31 saves as the Lightning  blank Detroit 2-0 to win the series in 7 games. Tonight, the Rangers are at home against Washington and Calgary is at Anaheim.

In the Majors,  Hanley Ramirez hit a two-run homer and Rick Porcello held Toronto to one run over seven innings as the Red Sox beat the Blue Jays 4-1........Tampa Bay got by the Yankees in 13 innings, 3-2.

In the first major league game played without any fans on hand so police could concentrate on keeping order on the streets of Baltimore, Chris Davis hit a three run homer in a six run first inning and the Orioles beat the Chicago White Sox 8-2.

In the NBA playoffs, Memphis advancing to the next round against Golden State after a 99-93 win over Portland......Atlanta downed Brooklyn 107-97 to take a three games to two lead.

The NFL draft begins tonight.