The Philadelphia Flyers and Shea Weber made a huge splash earlier this week, breaking the ice for the restricted free agent market to come alive.
Who else is available? Well there aren't any bigger commodities than Weber, but there remains a good selection of players on the RFA market.
Added the fact that the unrestricted free agent market has been reaped for all it's benefit, the time has come for teams to look elsewhere if they want to make significant improvements for next year.
The Flyers did just that. Moves like these not only encourage a player to find a new home, but push their current club to either sign him or let him go.
Though there are players currently evaluating qualifying offers, or hoping for long-term deals with their current club, some could use...
Financial motivation from another team? Seems to be working in Weber's case.
Here are the top 15 available restricted free agents remaining in the NHL.
** This is an in-depth look at what teams must do to sign a restricted free agent, provided by TheHockeyWriters.