Detroit City of Champions – The Story of the 1935-36 Red Wings. Part 2: Jack Adams “Skate like the devil and fight like hell” – Episode 24

Episode 24: The Story of the 1935-36 Red Wings. Part 2: Jack Adams “Skate like the devil and fight like hell” “Jovial John,” “Jolly Jack,” “Genial Jack.” These nicknames were but a few for Jack Adams who was to the Red Wings what Frank Navin was to the Tigers and Potsy Clark was to the Lions: the “father” of the franchise. In a time long before the names of Gordie Howe, Terry Sawchuck and Ted Lindsay; Jack Adams was a star player in his own right. In today’s episode Jamie, Tom and Charles will explore Jack Adams – the player – and seek to understand how this impacted the birth of hockey in Detroit. https://linktr.ee/DetroitCityofChampions www.DJJamieDetroit.com www.WearingFunny.com