1. Oh Captain, My Captain: Scotty Niedermayer Re-Ups With Ducks

    The Anaheim Ducks re-signed former Norris Trophy winner, and team captain, Scott Niedermayer today ending speculation as to the defenseman's intentions for the upcoming season.The Ducks got his services for one more year at $6 million...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about 5 years ago 60 reads 0 comments

  2. Juan Rivera: Man Crush

    Ok, remember 2006? That's when it started for me. Who is this guy? He's so different. Where has he been all my life? Ok, so that's a little much, I'll admit. Or is it? In 2006, Juan Rivera hit ...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about 5 years ago 222 reads 0 comments

  3. Most Underrated Player: Season Over for Angels' Scot Shields

    Angels fans suffered a blow this weekend, even while their team was romping on the field at home for a change, mercilessly sweeping a visiting Padres team from down the 5 freeway in San Diego...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about 5 years ago 139 reads 0 comments

  4. Angels Survive Bullpen Collapse, Take Series in Toronto

    Okay, here's a little insight about me. I grew up in rural northern Ontario, Canada, near towns called Cochrane and Hornepayne, literally in the middle of nowhere...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about 5 years ago 97 reads 0 comments

  5. An OCSportsGeeks.com Exclusive: Interview With Tim Salmon

    I had the amazing chance to sit down today and speak one-on-one with Lifetime Angel Tim Salmon for about a 20 minute phone call. Here are some excerpts from the interview (You can view the whole thing here ...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about over 5 years ago 134 reads 1 comments

  6. Anaheim-Detroit: A Homer Preview

    Ahh, yes, it's that team again.The defending Stanley Cup Champion Detroit Red Wings.Hockeytown.The Winged Wheel.The Joe.The Octopus.Whenever someone brings up hockey, especially in the last 10 or so years, the talk always shifts to Detroit...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about over 5 years ago 127 reads 1 comments

  7. Angels Defeat Orioles, 3-2; Make it Three!

    It's official. The Angels are on a winning streak!The Angels won today, their second game in Baltimore, after a pair of back-to-back home runs by Torii Hunter and Kendry Morales in the seventh sealed the deal...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about over 5 years ago 45 reads 0 comments

  8. Sharks-Ducks: Anaheim Perseveres, Beats San Jose 4-1 for Series Clincher

    The tone for this one was set early. Sharks center Joe Thornton, perhaps miffed from previous battles with his Ducks counterpart Ryan Getzlaf, or perhaps tired of reading how "No Show" ...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about over 5 years ago 78 reads 0 comments

  9. Ducks Vs. Sharks: Anaheim Takes 2-0 Series Lead Back Home

    San Jose, CA - The San Jose Sharks must be thrilled to be returning to Anaheim.The Sharks dropped their second consecutive playoff game (and third straight) at home to the "upstart" Anaheim Ducks Sunday, losing 3-2...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about over 5 years ago 341 reads 4 comments

  10. Dear Mr. Scioscia: Angels Suggestion

    Dear Mike, I'm a big fan of yours. Just let me get that out in the open first and foremost—huge fan.Second of all, I know that this season has not gone as planned...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about over 5 years ago 202 reads 1 comments

  11. Nick Adenhart, 1986-2009

    Three people—including Angels pitcher Nick Adenhart—were killed and another person was seriously injured at an intersection in Fullerton, Calif...

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  12. Anaheim Ducks: Time To Blow Them Up

    The question must be a difficult one for a GM. Do I blow up this team that has shown no signs of turning it around this season?Even if they do turn it around, do we have enough talent ...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about over 5 years ago 164 reads 3 comments

  13. Anaheim Ducks Begin the Sell-off

    Ducks traded veteran Chris Kunitz today to Pittsburgh for Ryan Whitney. Kunitz is rumored to be joining the highly touted line of Crosby and Malkin for the Penguins playoff push...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about over 5 years ago 52 reads 0 comments

  14. Angels Add Free Agent Bobby Abreu For One-Year, $5 million

    The American League West Champion Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim finally did something of note this offseason after acquiring free agent right fielder Bobby Abreu. Abreu, a former Yankee, is a career ...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about over 5 years ago 160 reads 0 comments

  15. Juan Rivera Officially Signed: Angels Complete Deal with Starting Left Fielder

    And it's: Juan Rivera! Sources close to the team say that the Halos are close to re-signing Juan Rivera to a three-year contract. You'd have to assume this is for the full-time, everyday LF job...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about over 5 years ago 118 reads 0 comments

  16. K-Rod NYC Bound...?

    Looks like K-Rod is NYC bound.... No, not THOSE pinstripes... The other team. The one even less relevant than the yankees of late. At least, they have been in September...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about over 5 years ago 35 reads 0 comments

  17. Angels Musings: Turkey Day Rumor Mill

    Thanksgiving is almost upon us, and here's the latest on the Halos' winter dealings: The Mark Teixeira hunt has it all—drama, a villain (Scott Boras), a big enemy (the Yankees/Red Sox), and a surprise ending...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about almost 6 years ago 688 reads 0 comments

  18. Angels in the Offseason: Halo Rumblings

    How's that pic for an attention-getter? I'm back. It's been a while, and I know I needed to write something when I saw my name all but disappear from the top 10 Angels writers on the site...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about almost 6 years ago 226 reads 2 comments

  19. BREAKING NEWS! Anaheim Ducks GM Brian Burke Steps Down

    11:06am - Brian Burke is no longer GM of Anaheim Ducks—News Conference this afternoon will bring new info! Long speculated to be the top choice for the GM role of the Toronto Maple Leafs, Brian Burke has stepped down...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about almost 6 years ago 325 reads 0 comments

  20. Seven Issues the Angels Must Address This Offseason

    Hold on to your hats, Angels fans. This is going to be a long, drawn out, hard to swallow article. But then again, so was yet another early October exit. Turn off the Halo. It's time for some painful analysis in my post series "year in review" piece...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about almost 6 years ago 398 reads 7 comments

  21. One More October to Forget

    The Angels season ended in a very familiar way last night. The Angels, shocked and awed, standing quietly, watching the Red Sox celebrate another series victory in October...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about almost 6 years ago 372 reads 5 comments

  22. Angels-Red Sox: Angels Persevere, Put Off Series Sweep in 12

    12 in a row was just sitting in the backs of their heads. After getting to Boston ace Josh Beckett early in the first, and only coming away with one run, the Angels must have felt like the series clincher was closing in around them...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about almost 6 years ago 206 reads 1 comments

  23. Boston Red Sox Continues Dominance, Sets Stage for ALDS Sweep Sunday at Fenway

    Championships are won and lost with two things: Heart and Confidence. Both were on display yet again in Anaheim where the defending World Champ Boston Red Sox took Game Two of their ALDS series with the Angels...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about almost 6 years ago 518 reads 1 comments

  24. Ervin Santana's Charge: Don't Make ANY Mistakes. Period.

    Good teams find ways to win ball games. In Game 1 in Anaheim John Lackey was pitching a gem. Up to bat in the sixth was Jason Bay, the new "at-least-he's-not-Manny" left fielder ...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about almost 6 years ago 166 reads 1 comments

  25. Angels Drop to 10 Straight Playoff Losses To Boston, Lose 4-1

    I thought Josh Beckett wasn't pitching Wednesday? Wait, that was Jon Lester? huh... I've realized something of late. The Angels have enough power bats. What they've truly lacked since their 2002 World Series championship is gamers...

    Scott Fowler Written by Scott Fowler about almost 6 years ago 272 reads 3 comments