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Fantasy: Potential unrestricted free agents in 2020

Hall, Josi among elite players in contract year; Capitals have Backstrom, Holtby on list

by Pete Jensen @NHLJensen / Senior Fantasy Editor has identified the fantasy-relevant players at each position who can become unrestricted free agents on July 1, 2020. For more fantasy coverage, visit and subscribe for free to the NHL Fantasy on Ice podcast.




NOTE: Players who signed one-year contracts on or after July 1 (e.g. Robin Lehner, Wayne Simmonds, Kevin Shattenkirk) have been excluded from this list for now.



Taylor Hall, LW, NJD rank: 27

Nicklas Backstrom, C, WSH rank: 63

Evgenii Dadonov, LW/RW, FLA rank: 92

Mike Hoffman, LW/RW, FLA rank: 119

Mikael Granlund, C/LW/RW, NSH rank: 156

Chris Kreider, LW, NYR rank: 158

Alex Galchenyuk, C/LW, PIT rank: 177

Zack Kassian, RW, EDM rank: 240

Tyler Toffoli, RW, LAK rank: N/A

Mikko Koivu, C, MIN rank: N/A

Michael Frolík, LW/RW, CGY rank: N/A

Craig Smith, RW, NSH rank: N/A

Charlie Coyle, C/RW, BOS rank: N/A

Erik Haula, C/LW, CAR rank: N/A

Carl Soderberg, C, ARI rank: N/A



Roman Josi, NSH rank: 36

Tyson Barrie, TOR rank: 55

Torey Krug, BOS rank: 78

Erik Gustafsson, CHI rank: 85

Alex Pietrangelo, STL rank: 97

Jake Muzzin, TOR rank: 161

Mike Green, DET rank: 200

Justin Schultz, PIT rank: 242

Sami Vatanen, NJD rank: N/A

TJ Brodie, CGY rank: N/A



Braden Holtby, WSH rank: 62

Corey Crawford, CHI rank: 133

Thomas Greiss, NYI rank: 136

Jacob Markstrom, VAN rank: 170

Jimmy Howard, DET rank: 199

Jaroslav Halak, BOS rank: N/A

Anton Khudobin, DAL rank: N/A

Craig Anderson, OTT rank: N/A


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