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NHL Free Agent Tracker

Complete list of signings by team, available players

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One-stop shop for a comprehensive list of all 2017 NHL free agents and signings, including stories and analysis.

NOTE: Some of these players may have recently signed with their respective club; however, their contracts had not yet been filed with the League.

 

[RELATED: 2017-18 NHL Trade Tracker]

 

Anaheim Ducks

 

Signed 

Goaltender Ryan Miller signs two-year contract with Ducks

Steve Oleksy, Derek Grant, Mike Liambas, Scott Sabourin sign contracts with Ducks

Goaltender Reto Berra signs one-year contract with Ducks

Forward Dennis Rasmussen signs one-year contract with Ducks

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Max Gortz, Nick Sorensen.

Group 3 UFAs: Spencer Abbott, Jonathan Bernier (signed: COL), Jhonas Enroth (signed: KHL) , Ryan Garbutt, Nate Guenin, Matt Hackett, Jeff Schultz, Nate Thompson (signed: OTT)

Group 6 UFAs: None.

UFAs: Emerson Etem (signed: ARI), Ryan Faragher.

 

 

Arizona Coyotes

 

Signed 

Defenseman Adam Clendening signs one-year contract with Coyotes

Forward Nick Cousins signs two-year contract with Coyotes 

Forwards Zac Rinaldo, Michael Sislo, defensemen Andrew Campbell, Joel Hanley sign contracts with Coyotes

Forward Michael Latta signs one-year contract with Coyotes

Forward Emerson Etem signs one-year contract with Coyotes

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Nick Cousins (re-signed), Anthony Duclair, Tyler Gaudet, Jordan Martinook

Group 3 UFAs: Shane Doan, Chad Johnson (signed: BUF), Jamie McBain (signed: TBL), Zbynek Michalek, Chris Mueller (signed: TOR), Chris Pronger, Radim Vrbata (signed: FLA), Joe Whitney.

Group 6 UFAs: Craig Cunningham, Garret Ross, Jarred Tinordi (signed: PIT).

UFAs: Alexander Burmistrov (signed: VAN), Grayson Downing, Peter Holland (signed: MTL), Josh Jooris (signed: CAR), Jeremy Morin, Mitchell Moroz, Branden Troock.

 

 

Boston Bruins

 

Signed 

Forwards Kenny Agostino, Jordan Szwarz, defenseman Paul Postma signed to one-year contracts with Bruins

Forward Tim Schaller signs one-year contract with Bruins

Goalies Zane McIntyre, Malcolm Subban sign two-year two-way contract with Bruins

Bruins Sign Forward Austin Czarnik to a One-Year, Two-Way Contract

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Linus Arnesson, Austin Czarnik (re-signed), Zane McIntyre (re-signed), David Pastrnak, Tim Schaller (re-signed), Ryan Spooner, Malcolm Subban (re-signed).

Group 3 UFAs: Alex Grant, John-Michael Liles, Dominic Moore (signed: TOR), Zac Rinaldo (signed: ARI), Drew Stafford.

Group 6 UFAs: Chris Casto (signed: VGK), Brian Ferlin, Tyler Randell (signed: OTT).

UFAs: Colton Hargrove, Joe Morrow.

 

 

Buffalo Sabres

 

Signed 

Forward Benoit Pouliot signs one-year contract with Sabres

Goaltender Chad Johnson signs one-year contract with Sabres

Defenseman Matt Tennyson signs two-year contract with Sabres

Forward Seth Griffith agrees to one-year contract with Sabres

Forward Jacob Josefson signs one-year contract with Sabres

Goaltender Adam Wilcox signs one-year contract with Sabres

Forwards Kevin Porter, Kyle Criscuolo sign two-year contracts with Sabres

Forward Johan Larsson signs two-year contract with Sabres

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Zemgus Girgensons, Johan Larsson (re-signed), Robin Lehner, Evan Rodrigues.

Group 3 UFAs: Mathew Bodie (signed: TBL), Erik Burgdoerfer (signed: OTT), Cody Franson, Brian Gionta, Derek Grant (signed: ANA), Dmitry Kulikov (signed: WPG), Cody McCormick, Anders Nilsson (signed: VAN), Cal O'Reilly (signed: MIN).

Group 6 UFAs: Cole Schneider (signed: NYR)

UFAs: Brady Austin, Jean Dupuy, Justin Kea.

 

 

Calgary Flames

 

Signed 

Forward Marek Hrivik signs one-year contract with Flames

Forward Luke Gazdic signs one-year contract with Flames

Forward Micheal Ferland signs two-year contract with Flames

Forward Curtis Lazar signs two-year contract with Flames

Flames re-sign Garnet Hathaway

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Sam Bennett, Micheal Ferland (re-signed), Garnet Hathaway (re-signed), Brett Kulak, Curtis Lazar (re-signed), David Rittich, Linden Vey (signed: KHL), Tyler Wotherspoon.

Group 3 UFAs: Brandon Bollig (signed: SJS), Brian Elliott (signed: PHI), Michael Kostka, Ladislav Smid, Dennis Wideman, David Wolf.

Group 6 UFAs: None.

UFAs: Alex Chiasson, Ryan Culkin, Kenney Morrison.

 

 

Carolina Hurricanes

 

Signed 

Forward Justin Williams agrees to two-year contract with Hurricanes

Forward Josh Jooris agrees to terms with Hurricanes

Defenseman Brenden Kitchon agrees to terms with Hurricanes

Defenseman Dennis Robertson agrees to terms with Hurricanes

Goaltender Jeremy Smith agrees to terms with Hurricanes

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Phillip Di Giuseppe.

Group 3 UFAs: Bryan Bickell (retired), Danny Kristo, Michael Leighton (signed: TBL), Jay McClement, Matt Tennyson (signed: BUF).

Group 6 UFAs: Dennis Robertson (re-signed), Brendan Woods.

UFAs: Daniel Altshuller, Erik Karlsson, Andrej Nestrasil.

 

 

Chicago Blackhawks

 

Signed 

Forward Patrick Sharp signs one-year contract with Blackhawks

Forward Tommy Wingels signs one-year contract with Blackhawks

Goaltender J-F Berube agrees to two-year contract with Blackhawks

Defenseman Jordan Oesterle agrees to two-year contract with Blackhawks

Forward Lance Bouma agrees to terms with Blackhawks

Defenseman Erik Gustafsson agrees to one-year contract with Blackhawks

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Erik Gustafsson (re-signed).

Group 3 UFAs: Brian Campbell (retired), Andrew Desjardins, Lars Johansson, Pierre-Cedric Labrie (signed: NSH), Shawn Lalonde, Martin Lundberg, Brandon Mashinter, Johnny Oduya.

Group 6 UFAs: Mac Carruth.

UFAs: Dillon Fournier, Kenton Helgesen, Michael Latta (signed: ARI), Dennis Rasmussen (signed: ANA), Nolan Valleau.

 

 

Colorado Avalanche

 

Signed 

Goaltender Jonathan Bernier signs one-year contract with Avalanche

Forward Andrew Agozzino, defenseman David Warsofsky, goaltender Joe Cannata sign contracts with Avalanche

Forward Nail Yakupov signs one-year contract with Avalanche

Forwards Gabriel Bourque, Felix Girard, defenseman Duncan Siemens sign contracts with Avalanche

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Gabriel Bourque (re-signed), Felix Girard (re-signed), Rocco Grimaldi, Matt Nieto, Duncan Siemens (re-signed), Nikita Zadorov.

Group 3 UFAs: Rene Bourque, Joe Cannata (re-signed), Cody Goloubef, John Mitchell, Jim O'Brien, Mike Sislo, Jeremy Smith (signed: CAR), Fedor Tyutin.

Group 6 UFAs: Mat Clark, Brendan Ranford.

UFAs: Troy Bourke, Turner Elson (signed: DET), Eric Gelinas, Mikhail Grigorenko (signed: KHL), Samuel Henley, Patrick Wiercioch (signed: VAN)

 

 

Columbus Blue Jackets

 

Signed 

Defenseman Cameron Gaunce signs two-year contract with Blue Jackets

Defenseman Andre Benoit signs one-year contract with Blue Jackets

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Josh Anderson, Alexander Wennberg, Daniel Zaar.

Group 3 UFAs: Marc-Andre Bergeron, Sam Gagner (signed: VAN), Brett Gallant, Lauri Korpikoski, Kyle Quincey (signed: MIN), Jaime Sifers, Ryan Stanton.

Group 6 UFAs: TJ Tynan. (signed: VGK)

UFAs: Oscar Dansk (signed: VGK), Oleg Yevenko.

 

 

Dallas Stars

 

Signed 

Forward Martin Hanzal signs three-year contract with Stars

Defenseman Patrick Nemeth re-signs with Stars

Forward Alexander Radulov signs five-year contract with Stars

Defenseman Brent Regner signs one-year contract with Stars

Forward Brian Flynn signs one-year contract with Stars

Forward Tyler Pitlick signs three-year contract with Stars

Goaltender Mike McKenna signs one-year contract with Stars

Forward Brett Ritchie signs two-year contract with Stars

Forward Radek Faksa signs three-year contract with Stars

Forward Gemel Smith signs one-year contract with Stars

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Radek Faksa (re-signed), Patrik Nemeth (re-signed), Jamie Oleksiak, Brett Ritchie (re-signed), Gemel Smith (re-signed), Matej Stransky.

Group 3 UFAs: Ales Hemsky (signed: MTL), Jiri Hudler, Travis Morin, Justin Peters, Patrick Sharp (signed: CHI), Dustin Stevenson.

Group 6 UFAs: None.

UFAs: Mattias Backman, Nick Ebert, Justin Hache, Henri Kiviaho, Maxime Lagace (signed: VGK).

 

 

Detroit Red Wings

 

Signed 

Defenseman Trevor Daley signs three-year contract with Red Wings

Defenseman Xavier Ouellet agrees to two-year contract with Red Wings

Defenseman Luke Witkowski signs two-year contract with Red Wings

Forward Martin Frk signs one-year contract with Red Wings

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Andreas Athanasiou, Martin Frk (re-signed), Xavier Ouellet (re-signed), Robbie Russo, Tomas Tatar.

Group 3 UFAs: Drew Miller, Joe Vitale.

Group 6 UFAs: Mitch Callahan, Edward Pasquale.

UFAs: Jake Paterson.

 

 

Edmonton Oilers

 

Signed 

Defenseman Yohann Auvitu signs one-year contract with Oilers

Forward Brad Malone signs two-year contract with Oilers

Oilers sign Callahan, Stanton to two-year contract, Downing, Ferlin, Rattie, Lowe, Pasquale to one-year deal

Forward Jussi Jokinen signs one-year contract with Oilers

Forward Joey Laleggia signs one-year contract with Oilers

Defenseman Dillon Simpson signs one-year contract with Oilers

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Leon Draisaitl, Joey Laleggia (re-signed), Dillon Simpson (re-signed), Bogdan Yakimov.

Group 3 UFAs: David Desharnais (signed: NYR), Andrew Ference (retired), Justin Fontaine, Mark Fraser, Jonas Gustavsson, Matt Hendricks.

Group 6 UFAs: Jordan Oesterle (signed: CHI), Tyler Pitlick.

UFAs: Anton Lander, Eetu Laurikainen, David Musil, Zach Pochiro, Jere Sallinen, Henrik Samuelsson.

 

 

Florida Panthers

 

Signed 

Forward Evgeny Dadonov agrees to deal with Panthers

Forward Radim Vrbata agrees to one-year contract with Panthers

Forward Micheal Haley agrees to two-year contract with Panthers

Forward Alexandre Grenier signs one-year contract with Panthers

Defenseman Alex Petrovic signs one-year contract with Panthers

Defenseman Mark Pysyk agrees to three-year contract with Panthers

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Mark Pysyk (re-signed), MacKenzie Weegar.

Group 3 UFAs: Reto Berra (signed: ANA), Jaromir Jagr, Jakub Kindl, Brent Regner, Paul Thompson (signed: VGK), Shawn Thornton (retired), Thomas Vanek.

Group 6 UFAs: Sam Brittain, Brody Sutter.

UFAs: Graham Black, Tim Bozon, Steven Hodges, Kyle Rau (signed: MIN), Michael Sgarbossa (signed: WPG), Colin Stevens, Adam Wilcox.

 

 

Los Angeles Kings

 

Signed 

Forward Michael Cammalleri signs one-year contract with Kings

Defenseman Christian Folin agrees to one-year contract with Kings

Goaltender Darcy Kuemper agrees to one-year contract with Kings

Forward Nick Shore signs one-year contract with Kings

Defenseman Kevin Gravel signs one-year contract with Kings

Kings sign four players to one-year, two-way contract

Forward Michael Mersch signs one-year contact with Kings

Forward Jonny Brodzinski signs two-year contract with Kings

Defenseman Paul LaDue signs one-year contract with Kings

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Justin Auger (re-signed), Jonny Brodzinski (re-signed), Andrew Crescenzi (re-signed), Kevin Gravel (re-signed), Paul LaDue (re-signed) Michael Mersch (re-signed), Nick Shore (re-signed).

Group 3 UFAs: Jarome Iginla, Vincent LoVerde (signed: TOR), Teddy Purcell, Cameron Schilling (signed: WPG), Rob Scuderi, Devin Setoguchi.

Group 6 UFAs: Zach Trotman (signed: PIT).

UFAs: Patrick Bjorkstrand, Joel Lowry.

 

 

Minnesota Wild

 

Signed 

Goaltender Niklas Svedberg agrees to one-year contract with Wild

Defenseman Kyle Quincey signs one-year contract with Wild 

Forward Kyle Rau signs one-year contract with Wild 

Forwards Landon Ferraro, Cal O'Reilly sign two-year contracts with Wild

Defenseman Mike Reilly signs two-year contract with Wild

Defenseman Grant agrees to two-year contract with Wild

Goalie Steve Michalek signs one-year, two-way contract with Wild

Defenseman Zach Palmquist signs one-year contract with Wild

Forward Kurtis Gabriel signs one-year contract with Wild

Forward Zack Mitchell signs one-year contract with Wild

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Marcus Foligno, Kurtis Gabriel (re-signed), Mikael Granlund, Steve Michalek (re-signed), Zack Mitchell (re-signed), Nino Niederreiter, Zach Palmquist (re-signed), Mike Reilly (re-signed).

Group 3 UFAs: Victor Bartley, Ryan Carter, Martin Hanzal (signed: DAL), Darcy Kuemper (signed: LAK), Nate Prosser, Mike Weber, Ryan White.

Group 6 UFAs: None.

UFAs: Brady Brassart, Christian Folin (signed: LAK), Guillaume Gelinas, Alexander Gudbranson.

 

 

Montreal Canadiens

 

Signed 

Defenseman Karl Alzner signs five-year contract with Canadiens

Forward Peter Holland agrees to two-year contract with Canadiens

Forward Byron Froese agrees to two-year contract with Canadiens

Defenseman Matt Taormina agrees to two-year contract with Canadiens

Forward Ales Hemsky agrees to one-year contract with Canadiens

Defenseman Joe Morrow agrees to terms with Canadiens

Forward Alex Galchenyuk agrees to three-year contract with Canadiens

Forward Yannick Veilleux signs one-year contract with Canadiens

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Max Friberg, Alex Galchenyuk (re-signed).

Group 3 UFAs: Bobby Farnham, Brian Flynn (signed: DAL), Dwight King, Andrei Markov, Magnus Nygren, Steve Ott (retired), Alexander Radulov (signed: DAL).

Group 6 UFAs: None.

UFAs: Connor Crisp, Joel Hanley, Ryan Johnston, Keegan Lowe (signed: EDM), Mark MacMillan, Stefan Matteau (signed: VGK), Nikita Nesterov (signed: KHL), Dalton Thrower.

 

 

Nashville Predators

 

Signed 

Forward Nick Bonino signs four-year contract with Predators

Forward Scott Hartnell signs one-year contract with Predators

Goaltender Anders Lindback signs one-year contract with Predators

Goaltender Matt O'Connor signs one-year contract with Predators

Forward Pierre-Cedric Labrie signs one-year contract with Predators

Forward Frederick Gaudreau signs three-year contract with Predators

Forward Pontus Aberg signs two-year, $1.3 million contract with Predators

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Pontus Aberg (re-signed), Viktor Arvidsson, Frederick Gaudreau (re-signed), Ryan Johansen, Marek Mazanec, Austin Watson.

Group 3 UFAs: Vernon Fiddler, Mike Fisher, Brad Hunt (signed: VGK), Mike Liambas (signed: ANA) , Adam Pardy, PA Parenteau, Mike Ribeiro, Harry Zolnierczyk.

Group 6 UFAs: Adam Payerl.

UFAs: Jonas Gunnarsson, Jaynen Rissling.

 

 

New Jersey Devils

 

Signed 

Forward Brian Boyle signs two-year contract with Devils

Devils sign defenseman Brian Strait to a one-year, two-way contract

Devils sign forward Bracken Kearns to one-year, two-way contract

Devils sign forward Brian Gibbons to one-year, two-way contract

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Blake Coleman, Vojtech Mozik, Mirco Mueller, Stefan Noesen, Blake Pietila, Kevin Rooney, Damon Severson, Ben Thomson, Scott Wedgewood.

Group 3 UFAs: Yohann Auvitu (signed: EDM), Carter Camper, Luke Gazdic (signed: CGY), Shane Harper, Jacob Josefson (signed: BUF), Andrew MacWilliam, Marc Savard, Karl Stollery, Mattias Tedenby.

Group 6 UFAs: Seth Helgeson (signed: NYI), Petr Straka.

UFAs: Beau Bennett (signed: STL)

 

 

New York Islanders

 

Signed 

Defenseman Seth Helgeson signs one-year contract with Islanders

Goaltender Kristers Gudlevskis agrees to one-year, two-way contract with Islanders

Goaltender Christopher Gibson agrees to one-year, two-way contract with Islanders

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Calvin de Haan, Christopher Gibson (re-signed), Connor Jones, Adam Pelech.

Group 3 UFAs: Eric Boulton, Stephen Gionta, Ben Holmstrom, Bracken Kearns, Kirill Petrov.

Group 6 UFAs: None.

UFAs: Matthew Finn, Jesse Graham, Loic Leduc, Stephon Williams.

 

 

New York Rangers

 

Signed 

Forward David Desharnais agrees to terms with Rangers

Defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk agrees to terms with Rangers

Goaltender Ondrej Pavelec agrees to terms with Rangers

Rangers agree to terms with forward Cole Schneider

Rangers agree to terms with forward Paul Carey

Forward Jesper Fast agrees to three-year contract with Rangers

Goaltender Alexandar Georgiev agrees to terms with Rangers

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Daniel Catenacci, Jesper Fast (re-signed), Nicklas Jensen (signed: KHL), Mika Zibanejad.

Group 3 UFAs: Tanner Glass, Brendan Smith (re-signed), Chris Summers (signed: PIT)

Group 6 UFAs: Chris Brown, Magnus Hellberg, Marek Hrivik (signed: CGY), Tommy Hughes.

UFAs: Taylor Beck (signed: KHL), Adam Clendening (signed: ARI), Troy Donnay, Michael Paliotta, Brandon Pirri, Mackenzie Skapski.

 

 

Ottawa Senators

 

Signed 

Forward Nate Thompson agrees to two-year contract with Senators

Forward Tyler Randell signs one-year contract with Senators 

Defenseman Erik Burgdoerfer signs two-year contract with Senators

Defenseman Patrick Sieloff signs one-year, two-way contract with Senators

Goalie Chris Driedger signs one-year contract with Senators

Forward Jean-Gabriel Pageau agrees to three-year contract with Senators

Goalie Mike Condon signs three-year contract with Senators

 Forward Ryan Dzingel agrees to two-year contract with Senators

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Chris Driedger (re-signed), Ryan Dzingel (re-signed), Jean-Gabriel Pageau (re-signed), Patrick Sieloff (re-signed), Mikael Wikstrand.

Group 3 UFAs: Stephane Da Costa, Nikita Filatov, Marc Hagel, Chris Kelly, Chad Nehring, Chris Neil, Viktor Stalberg (signed: SUI), Tommy Wingels (signed: CHI).

Group 6 UFAs: Casey Bailey, Brandon Gormley, Phil Varone (signed: PHI)

UFAs: Jyrki Jokipakka, Matthew O'Connor (signed: NSH), Ryan Rupert.

 

 

Philadelphia Flyers

 

Signed 

Goaltender Brian Elliott signs two-year contract with Flyers

Forwards Mike Vecchione, Corban Knight, Phil Varone sign two-year contracts with Flyers 

Forward Scott Laughton signs two-year contract with Flyers

Forward Taylor Leier signs one-year contract with Flyers

Flyers sign goaltenders Anthony Stolarz, Alex Lyon; forward Cole Bardreau

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Cole Bardreau (re-signed), Scott Laughton (re-signed),Taylor Leier (re-signed), Roman Lyubimov, Anthony Stolarz (re-signed).

Group 3 UFAs: Chris Conner, Michael Del Zotto (signed: VAN), Boyd Gordon, Steve Mason (signed: WPG), Andy Miele, Nick Schultz, Chris VandeVelde, Eric Wellwood.

Group 6 UFAs: None.

UFAs: Jesper Pettersson.

 

 

Pittsburgh Penguins

 

Signed 

Goaltender Antti Niemi signs with Penguins

Defenseman Matt Hunwick signs three-year contract with Penguins 

Defenseman Justin Schultz signs three-year contract with Penguins

Penguins re-sign Tom Sestito and Frank Corrado; sign Casey DeSmith

Penguins add Summers, Tinordi, Trotman, McKegg

Penguins Re-Sign Forward Josh Archibald and Defenseman Derrick Pouliot

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Josh Archibald (re-signed), Frank Corrado, Jean-Sebastien Dea, Brian Dumoulin, Derrick Pouliot (re-signed), Justin Schultz (re-signed), Conor Sheary.

Group 3 UFAs: Nick Bonino (signed: NSH), Matt Cullen, Trevor Daley (signed: DET), Pascal Dupuis, Cameron Gaunce (signed: CBJ), Ron Hainsey (signed: TOR), Chris Kunitz (signed: TBL), Kevin Porter, Tom Sestito (re-signed), Mark Streit, David Warsofsky (signed: COL).

Group 6 UFAs: None.

UFAs: Tim Erixon, Stuart Percy.

 

 

San Jose Sharks

 

Signed 

Joe Thornton returns to Sharks on one-year contract

Forward Brandon Bollig signs one-year contract with Sharks

Goaltender Antoine Bibeau signs one-year contract with Sharks

Forward Chris Tierney signs one-year contract with Sharks

Forward Marcus Sorensen signs two-year contract with Sharks

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Barclay Goodrow, Marcus Sorensen (re-signed), Chris Tierney (re-signed).

Group 3 UFAs: Micheal Haley (signed: FLA), Dan Kelly, Patrick Marleau (signed: TOR), Harri Sateri, Zack Stortini, Joe Thornton (re-signed).

Group 6 UFAs: Buddy Robinson (signed: WPG)

UFAs: Mantas Armalis, Nikita Jevpalovs, Patrick McNally.

 

 

St. Louis Blues

 

Signed 

Blues sign 3 players at start of free agency

Defenseman Colton Parayko signs five-year contract with Blues

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Jordan Binnington, Petteri Lindbohm, Colton Parayko (re-signed), Oskar Sundqvist (re-signed).

Group 3 UFAs: Sergey Andronov, Evgeny Grachev, Brad Malone (signed: EDM), Scottie Upshall.

Group 6 UFAs: Kenny Agostino (signed: BOS), Andrew Agozzino (signed: COL), Morgan Ellis, Alex Friesen, Reid McNeill (signed: TBL).

UFAs: Jordan Caron, Jacob Doty, Landon Ferraro (signed: MIN), Ty Rattie, Nail Yakupov (signed: COL).

 

 

Tampa Bay Lightning

 

Signed 

Forward Matthew Peca signs one-year contract with Lightning

Defenseman Dan Girardi signs two-year contract with Lightning

Goaltender Michael Leighton signs one-year contract with Lightning

Forward Chris Kunitz signs one-year contract with Lightning

Forward Alex Gallant signs one-year contract with Lightning

Defenseman Mat Bodie signs one-year contract with Lightning

Defenseman Jamie McBain signs one-year contract with Lightning

Defenseman Slater Koekkoek signs one-year contract with Lightning

Defenseman Jake Dotchin re-signs with Lightning 

Forward Tyler Johnson signs seven-year contract with Lightning

Forward Ondrej Palat gets five-year contract with Lightning

Forward Michael Bournival signs one-year contract with Lightning

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Michael Bournival (re-signed), Jake Dotchin (re-signed), Kristers Gudlevskis (signed: NYI), Tyler Johnson (re-signed), Slater Koekkoek (re-signed), Tye McGinn, Ondrej Palat (re-signed) Matthew Peca (re-signed), Tanner Richard.

Group 3 UFAs: Jaroslav Janus, Pierre-Luc Letourneau-Leblond, Mike McKenna (signed: DAL), Matt Taormina (signed: MTL), Luke Witkowski (signed: DET).

Group 6 UFAs: Stefan Fournier, Byron Froese (signed: MTL), Mike Halmo, Greg McKegg (signed: PIT), Joel Vermin.

UFAs: Dylan Blujus, Henri Ikonen, Jonathan Racine.

 

 

Toronto Maple Leafs

 

Signed 

Goaltenders Curtis McElhinney, Garret Sparks sign two-year contracts with Maple Leafs

Defenseman Ron Hainsey signs two-year contract with Maple Leafs

Forward Dominic Moore signs one-year contract with Maple Leafs

Colin Greening, Chris Mueller, Vincent LoVerde sign with Maple Leafs

Patrick Marleau signs three-year contract with Maple Leafs

Forward Zach Hyman agrees to terms with Maple Leafs

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Connor Brown, Justin Holl, Zach Hyman (re-signed), Garret Sparks (re-signed)

Group 3 UFAs: Brian Boyle (signed: NJD), Andrew Campbell, Colin Greening (re-signed), Teemu Hartikainen, Matt Hunwick (signed: PIT), Brooks Laich, Milan Michalek, Steve Oleksy (signed: ANA), Roman Polak, Stephane Robidas.

Group 6 UFAs: None.

UFAs: Antoine Bibeau, Seth Griffith (signed: BUF), Sergey Kalinin.

 

 

Vancouver Canucks

 

Signed 

Defenseman Michael Del Zotto signs with Canucks

Forward Sam Gagner signs three-year contract with Canucks

Goaltender Anders Nilsson signs two-year contract with Canucks

Forward Alex Burmistrov signs one-year contract with Canucks

Defenseman Patrick Wiercioch signs one-year contract with Canucks 

Forward Anton Rodin signs one-year contract with Canucks

Forward Joseph LaBate signs one-year contract with Canucks

Defenseman Evan McEneny signs two-year, two-way contract with Canucks

Canucks re-sign forward Michael Chaput

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Reid Boucher, Michael Chaput (re-signed), Brendan Gaunce, Bo Horvat, Joseph LaBate (re-signed), Nikita Tryamkin (signed: KHL).

Group 3 UFAs: Chad Billins, Philip Larsen (signed: KHL), Ryan Miller (signed: ANA) Jack Skille.

Group 6 UFAs: Alexandre Grenier (signed: FLA), Borna Rendulic.

UFAs: Joseph Cramarossa, Michael Garteig, Tom Nilsson, Drew Shore, Michael Zalewski.

 

 

Vegas Golden Knights

 

Signed 

Golden Knights sign goaltender Oscar Dansk to one-year contract

Golden Knights sign six free agents

Golden Knights sign Oscar Lindberg to two-year contract

Golden Knights sign Teemu Pulkkinen to one-year contract

Vegas Signs Forward Brendan Leipsic and Defenseman Griffin Reinhart

 

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Brendan Leipsic (re-signed), Oscar Lindberg (re-signed), Teemu Pulkkinen (re-signed), Griffin Reinhart (re-signed), Nate Schmidt.

Group 3 UFAs: Chris Thorburn (signed: STL)

Group 6 UFAs: Jean-Francois Berube (signed: CHI), Connor Brickley.

UFAs: None.

 

 

Washington Capitals

 

Signed 

Forward Brett Connolly re-signs with Capitals

Evgeny Kuznetsov signs eight-year, $62.4 million contract with Capitals

Forward John Albert signs one-year contract with Capitals

Forward Devante Smith-Pelly signs one-year contract with Capitals

Forward Andre Burakovsky signs two-year, $6 million contract with Capitals

Forward Anthony Peluso signs one-year contract with Capitals

Forward Travis Boyd re-signs with Capitals

Goaltender Philipp Grubauer re-signs with Capitals

Forward Wayne Simpson signs one-year, two-way contract with Capitals

Forward Liam O'Brien signs one-year, two-way contract with Capitals

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Travis Boyd (re-signed), Andre Burakovsky (re-signed), Philipp Grubauer (re-signed), Evgeny Kuznetsov (re-signed), Liam O'Brien (re-signed).

Group 3 UFAs: Karl Alzner (signed: MTL), Chris Bourque, Paul Carey (signed: NYR), Tom Gilbert, Kevin Shattenkirk (signed: NYR), Justin Williams (signed: CAR), Daniel Winnik.

Group 6 UFAs: Stanislav Galiev (signed: KHL), Garrett Mitchell (signed: WSH), Christian Thomas.

UFAs: Brett Connolly (re-signed), Cody Corbett, Darren Dietz.

 

 

Winnipeg Jets

 

Signed 

Goaltender Steve Mason signs two-year contract with Jets

Forward Michael Sgarbossa signs one-year contract with Jets

Defenseman Dmitry Kulikov signs three-year contract with Jets

Forward Buddy Robinson signs one-year contract with Jets

Defenseman Cameron Schilling agrees to one-year contract with Jets

Forward Brandon Tanev signs one-year contract with Jets

Forward Andrew Copp signs two-year contract with Jets

Forward JC Lipon signs one-year, two-way contract with Jets

 

Free Agents

Group 2 FAs: Connor Hellebuyck, JC Lipon (re-signed), Brandon Tanev (re-signed).

Group 3 UFAs: Tomas Kubalik, Ondrej Pavelec (signed: NYR), Anthony Peluso (signed: WSH), Paul Postma (signed: BOS), Brian Strait.

Group 6 UFAs: Brenden Kichton.

UFAs: Quinton Howden, Scott Kosmachuk, Ryan Olsen.

 

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FREE AGENTS SUBJECT TO COMPENSATION AND RIGHT TO MATCH - GROUP 2

These players have been tendered a qualifying offer by their respective Clubs and are subject to draft-choice compensation and right to match. The draft choice compensation scale is based on compensation offered by the new Club:

OFFER / COMPENSATION

$1,239,226 or below / None
Over $1,239,226 to $1,877,615 / Third-round choice
Over $1,877,615 to $3,755,233 / Second-round choice
Over $3,755,233 to $5,632,847 / First-round and third-round choice
Over $5,632,847 to $7,510,464 / First-round, second-round and third-round choice
Over $7,510,464 to $9,388,080 / Two first-round choices, one second- and one third-round choice
Over $9,388,080 / Four first-round choices


UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS - GROUP 3

These players have qualified for Group 3 Free Agency (age 27 or older or with at least seven Accrued Seasons) and are Unrestricted Free Agents.


UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS - GROUP 6

These players qualify for unrestricted free agency, having met the requirements for Group 6 free agency. This group is defined as players whose contracts have expired, are age 25 or older, have completed three or more professional seasons, and (i) in the case of a player other than a goaltender, have played fewer than 80 NHL games (regular-season and playoff), or (ii) in the case of a goaltender, have played fewer than 28 NHL games (regular-season and playoff). Please note that these amounts are subject to pro-rating due to the 48-game season in 2012-13.


UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS

These players were not tendered a qualifying offer and are therefore Unrestricted Free Agents not subject to a right to match or draft choice compensation.

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