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Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand corrals the puck in front of Tampa Bay Lightning netminder Andrei Vasilevskiy during the regular season. Both teams are set to face each other in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs Saturday at 12 p.m. in Tampa, Fl. (via @NHLBruins/Twitter)

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Sidney Crosby and the Penguins continue their quest for their third straight Stanley Cup

Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand corrals the puck in front of Tampa Bay Lightning netminder Andrei Vasilevskiy during the regular season. Both teams are set to face each other in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs Saturday at 12 p.m. in Tampa, Fl. (via @NHLBruins/Twitter)
Maple Leafs forward, Nazem Kadri shields the puck from Bruins forward, David Pastrnak in Game 5 (via @MapleLeafs/Twitter)

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Maple Leafs look to stay alive tonight as they face elimination against Boston on home ice

Maple Leafs forward, Nazem Kadri shields the puck from Bruins forward, David Pastrnak in Game 5 (via @MapleLeafs/Twitter)
Hundreds of gymnasts poured into the Langley Events Centre for the Christy Fraser Memorial Invitational (Photo by Kieran O’Connor/Black Press)

Christy Fraser Memorial Invitation runs this weekend at the Langley Events Centre

Hundreds of gymnasts pour into the Langley Events Centre to compete in the annual event

Hundreds of gymnasts poured into the Langley Events Centre for the Christy Fraser Memorial Invitational (Photo by Kieran O’Connor/Black Press)
A recreation of Star Wars was held on display at BrickCan in Richmond (Photo by Kieran O’Connor/Black Press)

VIDEO: Largest LEGO exhibition in British Columbia held at River Rock Casino

Hundreds of builders come from around the world to display their LEGO creations

A recreation of Star Wars was held on display at BrickCan in Richmond (Photo by Kieran O’Connor/Black Press)
Wenatchee Wild forward, Nathan Iannone protects the puck from Prince George Spruce Kings’ defenseman Jay Keranen during overtime in Game 3 of the BCHL finals (via @WenatcheeWild1/Twitter)

Wenatchee could be first U.S. team to win BCHL playoffs in nearly 40 years

The Wild are one win away from winning the final round against the Prince George Spruce Kings

Wenatchee Wild forward, Nathan Iannone protects the puck from Prince George Spruce Kings’ defenseman Jay Keranen during overtime in Game 3 of the BCHL finals (via @WenatcheeWild1/Twitter)
Pittsburgh Penguins captain, Sidney Crosby is all smiles as he has seven points in three playoff games, leading the Penguins 2-1 in the series over the Philadelphia Flyers (via @NHL/Twitter)

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Maple Leafs look to bounce back against the Bruins from a two game deficit tonight

Pittsburgh Penguins captain, Sidney Crosby is all smiles as he has seven points in three playoff games, leading the Penguins 2-1 in the series over the Philadelphia Flyers (via @NHL/Twitter)
Visitors browse all the different variety of goods displayed by in the Fort Langley Makers Market. (Kieran O’Connor/Black Press)

VIDEO: Fort Langley Makers Market kicked off Saturday

Makers of all sorts hosted their displays, as the market will occur bi-weekly until September

Visitors browse all the different variety of goods displayed by in the Fort Langley Makers Market. (Kieran O’Connor/Black Press)
Langley baseball players line up on the field at Walnut Grove Community Park during their opening ceremonies (Photo by Kieran O’Connor/Black Press)

Hundreds of baseball players in attendance at North Langley Diamond Sports opening ceremonies

The ceremony was held at Walnut Grove Community Park to kick off the start of the season

Langley baseball players line up on the field at Walnut Grove Community Park during their opening ceremonies (Photo by Kieran O’Connor/Black Press)
VIDEO: 17th annual Langley Spring Home Expo returns

VIDEO: 17th annual Langley Spring Home Expo returns

Learn easy ways to improve your home at this major event

VIDEO: 17th annual Langley Spring Home Expo returns
Canucks’ forward Bo Horvat (white) will be ready to play for Team Canada at the 2018 IIHF World Championships in Denmark next month (via @BoHorvat/Twitter)

Team Canada releases roster for 2018 IIHF World Championship

Vancouver Canuck Bo Horvat, Coquitlam-born Mathew Barzal and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins of Burnaby selected

Canucks’ forward Bo Horvat (white) will be ready to play for Team Canada at the 2018 IIHF World Championships in Denmark next month (via @BoHorvat/Twitter)
PHOTOS: British Columbians show their support for Humboldt with ‘Jersey Day’

PHOTOS: British Columbians show their support for Humboldt with ‘Jersey Day’

People across the province donned their hockey jerseys to show support for the Humboldt Broncos

PHOTOS: British Columbians show their support for Humboldt with ‘Jersey Day’
Restoration work has already begun in 100-metre sections along the Stanley Park seawall in Vancouver. (Vancouver Park Board)

Stanley Park seawall gets $4.5-million storm upgrades

The 101-year-old seawall will undergo repairs to withstand more aggressive weather

Restoration work has already begun in 100-metre sections along the Stanley Park seawall in Vancouver. (Vancouver Park Board)
Winnipeg Jets Kyle Connor celebrates after scoring on the Nashville Predators during the second period in Winnipeg on March 25, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press)

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Winnipeg Jets Kyle Connor celebrates after scoring on the Nashville Predators during the second period in Winnipeg on March 25, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press)
Fort Langley Canoe Club hosted their Come Try it Day for anyone willing to hop in the dragonboat (Photo by Kieran O’Connor/Black Press)

VIDEO: Fort Langley Canoe Club held successful Come Try it Day at Fort Langley docks

Anyone was welcomed to give the dragonboat a shot

Fort Langley Canoe Club hosted their Come Try it Day for anyone willing to hop in the dragonboat (Photo by Kieran O’Connor/Black Press)
Canucks’ rookie centre, Adam Gaudette, 21, won the Hobey Baker Award for top collegiate ice hockey player (via @GoNUmhockey/Twitter)

Canucks rookie Adam Gaudette claims Hobey Baker Award

Gaudette led the NCAA in goals, points and points per game in 38 games for Northeastern University

Canucks’ rookie centre, Adam Gaudette, 21, won the Hobey Baker Award for top collegiate ice hockey player (via @GoNUmhockey/Twitter)
Daniel Sedin (left) and Henrik Sedin (right) each had two points in Thursday’s overtime thriller in their last game ever at Rogers Arena as Vancouver beat Arizona 4-3 (via @Canucks/Twitter)

Daniel and Henrik Sedin steal the show in final home game with Canucks

Daniel scores the OT winner, off a feed from Henrik, as Vancouver beats Arizona

Daniel Sedin (left) and Henrik Sedin (right) each had two points in Thursday’s overtime thriller in their last game ever at Rogers Arena as Vancouver beat Arizona 4-3 (via @Canucks/Twitter)
Miss B.C. program producer Darren Storsley (left) speaks with contestants from last year’s Miss B.C. pageant (photo by Baneet Braich/Black Press Media files)

Do you have what it takes to be Miss BC?

‘It’s one of those adventures in life. Try something, try new things.’

Miss B.C. program producer Darren Storsley (left) speaks with contestants from last year’s Miss B.C. pageant (photo by Baneet Braich/Black Press Media files)
Canucks’ captain, Henrik Sedin stretches prior to his third last NHL game of his career, as he and his brother Daniel announced their retirement from the NHL on Monday. Vancouver fell to Vegas 5-4 in Tuesday’s matchup as Daniel Sedin recorded an assist (via @Canucks/Twitter).

Theodore nets shootout winner as Vegas beats Vancouver 5-4 in a thriller

Sedin twins play final home game with Canucks on Thursday

Canucks’ captain, Henrik Sedin stretches prior to his third last NHL game of his career, as he and his brother Daniel announced their retirement from the NHL on Monday. Vancouver fell to Vegas 5-4 in Tuesday’s matchup as Daniel Sedin recorded an assist (via @Canucks/Twitter).
Canucks’ rookie goaltender, Thatcher Demko, 22, backstopped the Canucks to a 5-4 victory against the Blue Jackets for his first career NHL win (via @Canucks/Twitter)

Star prospect Thatcher Demko backstops Canucks to win over Columbus in his NHL debut

Former Blue Jacket Jussi Jokinen has three points, helping Vancouver to 5-4 OT triumph

Canucks’ rookie goaltender, Thatcher Demko, 22, backstopped the Canucks to a 5-4 victory against the Blue Jackets for his first career NHL win (via @Canucks/Twitter)
Roughly 150 booths were on display at the Cloverdale Agriplex during the Easter long weekend (photo by Kieran O’Connor/Black Press)

Antique and Collectible Show brought in hundreds of visitors at the Cloverdale Agriplex this weekend

Around 150 booths displaying all sorts of antiques and collectibles were on display during the show

Roughly 150 booths were on display at the Cloverdale Agriplex during the Easter long weekend (photo by Kieran O’Connor/Black Press)