I think everyone is reading too much into this. The Wings whiffed on their big free agency targets this summer (looking for a righty D), and they jettisoned guys like Bertuzzi and Alfie. They had to re-sign Quincey out of "desperation". Even if this is a gesture — remember, they brought McCarty back in 2008, and he… » 7/11/14 4:19pm 7/11/14 4:19pm

This confuses me. Given that they took out a very good Avs team (2nd seed in the West, 111 points) in the first round and are staying with the defending Cup champs in a see-saw series, wouldn't you argue that the Parise and Suter acquisitions are FINALLY paying off? » 5/12/14 2:25pm 5/12/14 2:25pm

Before moving to NYC, I lived bike-riding distance from Golden Gate Fields. Because: no drunk driving! Nothing more skidball than locking your bike to the fence outside the gate, buying a program and side-stepping the squatting Vietnamese chain-smokers on the way to the betting kiosks. Be sure to wheel the 1a and 1b… » 5/02/14 4:21pm 5/02/14 4:21pm