Abe Froman's A.M. Hot Links (Friday 2/18)

Welcome to your Friday and/or game day edition of morning links, where we find the Hawks still sitting on the outside looking in after last night's action, getting no favors from our departed Thrash bretheren, the shockingly still-employed Bruce Boudreau and his Jersey Shore-loving group of dopes, or even the alleged Vancouver juggernaut. In any event, here's some breakfast meat to whet your appetite for tonight's tilt.