Al Strachan writes an entertaining column for Canoe on the frenzy of free agent signings over this Canada Day/4th of July holiday period.
Pointing out that many Canadians always seem to feel that a national holiday should be called on trading deadline day, such is the interest that Canadians have in the madness of that particular bit of hockey business. Now, suggests Strachan Canadians and Americans finally got their wish as the free agent frenzy pushed most other sports aside for one or two days.
Strachan also handicaps some of the big deals of the last three days for us and offers up a few suggestions on which teams may have been the big winners of the day.
Check it out here.