Who Were They? The Original Six

Who Were They? The Original Six

It's a new year, which means it's time for a new blog series. And so, allow us to introduce Who Were They? a look back in time at some of the most important – yet less understood – terms, teams, and individuals of sporting history. First off is the National Hockey League's "Original Six." There is an unmistakeable mystique to the oldest franchi...
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A photo of Joe Louis Arena

Farewell to the Joe

It’s been a small, but long-standing regret that I never made it to Joe Louis Arena. Right now it feels like a much larger one. In 2017 the Red Wings will play their final game at the Joe before moving on to greener, more modern pastures.  For the 2017-2018 season Little Caesars Arena will open, part of Detroit’s efforts to revitalize the down...
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