The week’s most depressing headline

In case you missed it … Sources: Donald Fehr could return to MLBPA as Michael Weiner’s condition doesn’t improve Fehr and Loathing is currently leader of the NHL Player’s Association, guaranteeing his place in history by becoming executive director of a players union to be directly involved in work stoppages in two sports. Six of the…

Tonight’s reading assignment

Terrific column by ESPN.com’s Howard Bryant — so good he almost makes up for Rick Reilly — on this year’s Hall of Fame balloting. Much to recommend here, particularly this excerpt: [B]ecause of the steroid era, the baseball writers are going to guess who deserves enshrinement based on who had big muscles or who had…