The Jarome Iginla trade of last week took one of the marquee names off the billboard for Wednesday's deadline and while we still have the Roberto Luongo watch, Mike Gillis has delayed this so long now, that Strombone may be tweeting from Van City through til the 2013 Amateur draft.
The Trading Deadline for a bit was morphing into the Countdown to
On to the next name... and on it shall go, Kiprusoff, Khabibulin, pick a K any K...
Whether we have lots of trades to talk about, or the assembled GM panels, hockey experts and other hangers on spend the morning and afternoon recounting the great tales of years gone by remains to be seen.
Regardless, they air time is blocked off, the guests have been booked, the cel phones are charged and the twitter feeds will soon be tweeting.
Deadline Day is but a few hours away, unleash the hounds...
You can review the trades to date from our Trading Post archive
The NHL Trade Deadline page can be found here
While the various offerings from the world of Sports Television can be found below.
TSN Trade Centre Page
Sportsnet Hockey Central Trade Deadline Page
Hockey Night in Canada Trade Tracker
Our Hockey Nation Trade Review hour by hour
The Final Hour
The Opening Shots