Zach Parise is at his agents' offices in Toronto. Ryan Suter is on some farm in Wisconsin. Rick Nash is waiting by the phone, waiting for Scott Howson to call him up and tell him he's not alone, er, a Blue Jacket anymore. Roberto Luongo is checking flights to Florida. We're not entirely sure that Alex Semin knows he's not a Capital yet.
You? God willing, you're here for good information on a day filled with B.S. The Puck Daddy Chatterbox shall provide it.
For Day 1 of the 2012 Free-Agent Frenzy, which officially begins at noon ET/9 a.m. PT, we've compiled 24 Twitter feeds from some of the best hockey journalists, news-breakers and entertaining analysts for your viewing enjoyment.
Kevin Allen of USA Today; Pierre LeBrun of ESPN; Nick Kypreos of Sportsnet; Michael Russo of the Star Tribune; Bob McKenzie of TSN; Darren Dreger of TSN; Larry Brooks of the NY Post; Tim Panaccio of CSN Philly; Elliotte Friedman of CBC Sports; agent Allan Walsh; Craig Custance of ESPN; Andy Strickland of True Hockey; Cap Geek from, uh Cap Geek; Rob Rossi of the Tribune-Review; Dave Pagnotta of The Fourth Period; Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun; Tom Gulitti of the Bergen Record; Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch; Adrian Dater of the Denver Post; Paul Kukla of Kukla's Korner; and your Puck Daddy buddies Wyshynski, Chesnokov, Cotsonika and Leahy.
(Note: We're simply filtering the feeds into the Chatter Box. There may be some PG-13 language here and there, so be advised.)
Head back here throughout the day, as some of your Yahoo! Sports hockey friends will be popping in and out to answer questions or shoot the breeze.