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Oilers top Ducks 2-1

Oilers top Ducks 2-1
  • Oilers top Ducks 2-1 FWC: Oilers top Ducks 2-1

    Josh Currie and Sam Gagner scored and Edmonton beat the Anaheim Ducks 2-1 Saturday, as Oilers captain Connor McDavid missed the game while serving a suspension. Mikko Koskinen made 33 saves for the Oilers, who won their second straight game. Carter Rowney scored for the Ducks, who lost their second…

  • Angels beat the Giants 10-3 in spring-training opener FWC: Angels beat the Giants 10-3 in spring-training opener

    The Angels beat the San Francisco Giants 10-3 on Saturday at Tempe Diablo Stadium. They are 1-0 in Cactus League games. AT THE PLATE: With two outs in the fourth inning, third baseman Taylor Ward hit a grand slam to put the Angels ahead 7-0. … First base prospect Matt Thaiss opened the scoring…

  • Dodgers defeat White Sox 7-6 to open spring training FWC: Dodgers defeat White Sox 7-6 to open spring training

    The Dodgers defeated the Chicago White Sox 7-6 on Saturday in Phoenix. They are 1-0 in Cactus League games. Dodgers 7, Chicago White Sox 6 AT THE PLATE: Catcher Russell Martin, the Dodgers’ designated hitter Saturday, hit a two-run double in a four-run first inning in his first at-bat since returning…

  • Clayton Kershaw dealing with arm 'irritation,' Dodgers pitching coach Rick Honeycutt says FWC: Clayton Kershaw dealing with arm ‘irritation,’ Dodgers pitching coach Rick Honeycutt says

    Rick Honeycutt had a premonition Monday. The Dodgers pitching coach was not with the team in Arizona — he was home recovering from back surgery — but he knew something was not right with Clayton Kershaw when he watched Kershaw’s live batting practice session on video. Honeycutt called him afterward….

  • LeBron James in a surly mood after Lakers fall to Anthony Davis-less Pelicans FWC: LeBron James in a surly mood after Lakers fall to Anthony Davis-less Pelicans

    LeBron James showed up to talk to the media with ice bags wrapped around both knees, his left groin and his back, his mood surly after the Lakers’ disconnected effort in Saturday’s 128-115 loss to a New Orleans Pelicans team playing with Anthony Davis. When the subject became how the Lakers could…

  • Louis Futon delivers kaleidoscopic debut album, ‘Way Back When’ FWC: Louis Futon delivers kaleidoscopic debut album, ‘Way Back When’

    A cacophony of trumpets coalesces with the warm notes of a saxophone to pierce the silence on “The Beginning,” an attention-grabbing, aptly titled number that opens Louis Futon’s debut album, Way Back When. Inherently dynamic, Futon has long treated listeners to his forward thinking remixes, to place his own idiosyncratic spins on other artists’ offerings, like James Blake‘s “Retrograde,” and Travis…

  • Three takeaways from LAFC’s 1-0 win over the Vancouver Whitecaps FWC: Three takeaways from LAFC’s 1-0 win over the Vancouver Whitecaps

    A first-half goal by Carlos Vela, his fourth of the preseason, lifted host LAFC to victory over Vancouver on Saturday in their final preseason tuneup for next weekend’s MLS regular-season opener. Here are three things that stood out: Vela is in midseason form … or he’s out of next weekend’s regular-season…

  • Mississippi players kneel in response to Confederacy rally FWC: Mississippi players kneel in response to Confederacy rally

    Eight University of Mississippi basketball players kneeled during the national anthem Saturday before a victory over Georgia in response to a Confederacy rally near the arena. With the teams lined up across the court at the free throw lines, six players took a knee and bowed at the start of the…

  • Roseanne seems to be doing well FWC: Roseanne seems to be doing well

    It’s been a little less than ten months since Roseanne Barr saw her rebooted ABC sitcom canceled following an Ambien-fueled, racially-charged Twitter tirade. Though she initially expressed remorse for her actions, once it became apparent her career in Hollywood was over, Roseanne has gone full scorched-earth. She’s lashed out at her former cast mates, declared war on Natalie Portman, and…

  • Recent spike in horse deaths at Santa Anita stirs concern FWC: Recent spike in horse deaths at Santa Anita stirs concern

    In a tragic 16-hour period, Santa Anita had three horses die while racing or training, including Battle of Midway, a star-crossed Breeders’ Cup winner who was pulled from the breeding shed to return to the track. The number of fatalities at Santa Anita has more than doubled from an equivalent time…

  • Bruce Hornsby announces new album, Absolute Zero, shares “Voyager One”: Stream FWC: Bruce Hornsby announces new album, Absolute Zero, shares “Voyager One”: Stream

    The great Bruce Hornsby will return with his star-studded studio album, Absolute Zero, on April 12th. The follow-up to 2016’s Rehab Reunion features a number of contributions from Justin Vernon, Sean Carey, Blake Mills, yMusic, and many more. Co-produced by Vernon, Tony Berg, and Brad Cook, the album was influenced by Hornsby’s work with 2018 Filmmaker of the Year Spike…

  • Judge sets R Kelly’s bond at $1 million, orders him to stay away from minors FWC: Judge sets R Kelly’s bond at $1 million, orders him to stay away from minors

    On Saturday, R Kelly made his first appearance in a Chicago court since being charged with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse. Cook County Judge John Fitzgerald Lyke Jr. set Kelly’s bond at $1 million — or, $250,000 for each of the four victims he’s charged with sexually abusing. Additionally, Kelly has been ordered to forfeit his passport. He is…