Morning Links 12/6

The owners and players were up late working on a Deal: PHT

60 games is an important number and may explain the recent Hustle: PD

Reasons for the movement include more than dropping Smokey and the Bandit: SI

Of course on somethings they’re still at an Impasse: ESPN

Good starts are big in a short season, Spector looks at who will be able bring the Heat: SN

I hear this and the empty chair Clint spoke to are Best Friends: Twitter

  • Waylon

    I wonder how Hoss is feeling these days. But I still hate strike – shortened seasons, they tend to discount the eventual SC winner. But some hockey is better than no hockey, eh?

  • Black JEM

    Well, I hope the rumblings of a break up this afternoon are premature. The Union extracted more money but it will cost them years and contract length it appears. I hope Daly can hold his caucus together. If they can’t there with upping the dollars on the make whole provisions in exchange for prolonged labor certainty for the weaker clubs I am sure the hawks (amongst the owners) are going to scuttle the talks and we are done. Interesting tightrope being walked.