Many of the big-name free agents have been signed to big-money, headline-making deals.
In some cases, such as the signing of Daniel Alfredsson by the Detroit Red Wings, the deals were shocking. Alfredsson had spent his entire career with the Ottawa Senators, and few thought he would leave the team at the age of 40.
While many of the big names have come off the board, there's still plenty of talent available.
Here's a look at the most underrated players left on the board.