So the body is still warm but the thought process of next year’s team needs to start in motion.
The following is a list of UFA’s & RFA’s numbers sourced from nhlnumbers.com
Remember it’s not as simple as saying we don’t need to sign this player or that player.
The farm team also needs to be stocked with players of which some of these listed may apply.
So this will be a longer than the usual slide show in order to deal with this, so be patient you readers that want a 30 second buzz through.
In this article I will deal only with how they fit into next year’s team or not. In an upcoming article I will deal with what’s on the market that could fit in, taking into consideration the cap, salary amounts remaining and needs.