[The current open thread can be found here]
Alright, here's how this is going to work. This post is going to stay at the top of the page until the trade deadline and we're all going to talk about the day's goings-on in the comments (basically, it'll be a live blog in the comments).
As big trades happen, we'll
post links below this post and you can discuss them in detail there be talking about them in the comments, and as Caps trades happen, we'll have separate posts with extensive analysis, natch.
Finally, here are a few quick reference links:
- Mirtle's list of UFAs
- Salaries at NHL Numbers and that other site, as well as our spreadsheet on the Caps' salaries
- Our list of Caps' draft picks for the next two drafts
So hang in there and enjoy the day - it's sure to be an exciting one.