With the NBA off for one more night, the NHL playoff chase takes center stage tonight.

Additionally, a big-time matchup of young pitching stars in the National League East kicks off the baseball action, with the Washington Nationals' Stephen Strasburg facing the New York Mets' Matt Harvey.

All times Eastern:


Braves (Hudson) at Pirates (Rodriguez) 7:05 p.m.

Dodgers (Ryu) at Orioles (Hammel) 7:05 p.m.

Cardinals (Garcia) at Phillies (Halladay) 7:05 p.m.

Yankees (Pettitte) at Blue Jays (Morrow) 7:07 p.m.

Royals (Shields) at Red Sox (Buchholz) 7:10 p.m.

Marlins (Slowey) at Reds (Latos) 7:10 p.m.

Athletics (Anderson) at Rays (Cobb) 7:10 p.m.

Nationals (Strasburg) at Mets (Harvey) 7:10 p.m.

Mariners (Saunders) at Rangers (Darvish) 8:05 p.m.

Cubs (Samardzija) at Brewers (Estrada) 8:10 p.m.

Indians (Myers) at Astros (Harrell) 8:10 p.m.

Twins (Worley) at White Sox (Peavy) 8:10 p.m.

Diamondbacks (Kennedy) at Rockies (Chacin) 8:40 p.m.

Tigers (Sanchez) at Angels (Hanson)10:05 p.m.

Padres (Volquez) at Giants (Bumgarner) 10:15 p.m.


No games scheduled.


Pittsburgh at Boston 7 p.m.

N.Y. Rangers at Buffalo 7 p.m.

Dallas at St. Louis 7 p.m.

Nashville at Chicago 8:30 p.m.

Edmonton at Colorado 9 p.m.

Anaheim at Calgary 9 p.m.