Posts Tagged California

Kane’s 5th goal in 7 games helps Blackhawks win

Chicago Blackhawks' Kris Versteeg, front, controls the puck against Anaheim Ducks' Ryan Getzlaf during the second period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Chicago Blackhawks didn’t mind the early wakeup call on Friday. The Anaheim Ducks played as if they were sleepwalking through the first period, and even the stellar goaltending of Frederik Andersen wasn’t enough.

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UTEP holds on to beat Xavier 77-73

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — C.J. Cooper scored 22 points and Vince Hunter added 12 rebounds as UTEP held on in the final seconds to stay ahead of Xavier 77-73 in the Wooden Legacy on Friday.

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Montana hosts San Diego in FCS playoff game

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Don’t try to tell Montana football coach Mick Delaney his team is in for an easy ride on Saturday.

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Doc rediscovers Bing Crosby’s triumphs, tragedies

This photo provided by PBS and Universal shows legendary actor Bing Crosby. "American Masters: Bing Crosby Rediscovered" premieres on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014 at 8 p.m. ET/PT (check local listings) on PBS.  (AP Photo/PBS/Universal)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An upcoming PBS documentary seeks to remind younger generations there was so much more to Bing Crosby than crooning “White Christmas” — from media master to philanthropist to difficult dad.

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Eisner: NFL team would boost downtown Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Eisner likes a good game. He was chief executive at The Walt Disney Co. when it owned the Los Angeles Angels and founded the NHL’s Mighty Ducks of Anaheim.

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