It Was The Worst of Times


Next month I will turn 45 years old which means I didn't really become fully aware of the Detroit sports teams until the late 70s. Yes, I fondly recall Mark "The Bird" Fidrych mowing down opposing hitters while having conversations with the baseball, but I was four years old. For all I…

The Nuclear Option


The last thing I want to write -- or the last thing you desire to read -- is another conventional Joff Mess column explaining why Red Wings' GM Ken Holland needs to be fired immediately. I've written that article so many times that I am sick of addressing the situation. If you want to traipse through…