The Boston Celtics beat the Toronto Raptors 91-79 last night. But with the Chicago Bulls’ loss to the New York Knicks, the Raptors clinched a playoff spot.

The Islanders scored twice in 21 seconds in the second period and New York beat the Ottawa Senators 3-1 last night. In the only other game the Rangers skated to a 5-2 win over the Bruins.

Toronto’s Troy Tulowitzki left in the fourth inning of the Blue Jays’ 3-1 win over the New York Mets yesterday after being hit on the right hand by a pitch. The Blue Jays said X-rays were negative and that Tulowitzki is day to day with bruised knuckles.