The MLB Winter Meetings open Monday, Dec. 7, and promise to be full of free-agent signings, trade talks and rumors.

The NESN.com crew prepares you for the craziness with in-depth looks at what might go down when baseball’s brightest meet in Nashville, Tenn.

Check out the video above for the NESN Hot Stove Report.

Thumbnail photo via Boston Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski (left) introduces Mike Hazen (right) as the team's new GM prior to a game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway Park.