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Fantasy: Potential unrestricted free agents in 2019

Blue Jackets, Islanders, Sharks have multiple relevant players who can hit market July 1

by Pete Jensen @NHLJensen / Senior Fantasy Editor has identified the fantasy-relevant players at each position who can become UFAs on July 1, along with their current top 250 rank. Fantasy owners should use this list as a basis for team evaluation and keeper decisions. For more fantasy coverage, visit


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Artemi Panarin, LW, CBJ rank: 42

Matt Duchene, C, CBJ rank: 81

Joe Pavelski, C/RW, SJS rank: 83

Mats Zuccarello, RW, DAL rank: 144

Anders Lee, LW, NYI rank: 161

Gustav Nyquist, LW/RW, SJS rank: 178

Kevin Hayes, C, PHI rank: 184

Marcus Johansson, LW, BOS rank: 194

Justin Williams, RW, CAR rank: 205

Joe Thornton, C, SJS rank: 206

Micheal Ferland, LW/RW, CAR rank: 207

Wayne Simmonds, RW, NSH rank: N/A

Ryan Dzingel, LW/RW, CBJ rank: N/A

Derick Brassard, C/LW, COL rank: N/A



Alexander Edler, VAN rank: 157

Jake Gardiner, TOR rank: 227

Tyler Myers, WPG rank: N/A



Sergei Bobrovsky, CBJ rank: 51

Petr Mrazek, CAR rank: 108

Robin Lehner, NYI rank: 116

Semyon Varlamov, COL rank: 211

Mike Smith, CGY rank: 223

Curtis McElhinney, CAR rank: N/A

Brian Elliott, PHI rank: N/A

Cam Talbot, PHI rank: N/A


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