There are two main areas that the Avalanche absolutely must address during this time period.
First, the Avalanche are letting both goalies on the active NHL roster go their own ways; as a result, they now have absolutely nobody in net.
Finding a legit No. 1 goalie is the biggest and most immediate need for the Avalanche going into free agency.
Second, even with the drafting of Gabriel Landeskog, who many expect to make the roster straight out of camp, the Avalanche still need help on the wing.
One could argue that the Avalanche might want to pick up a defenseman as well, but that isn't as much of a need right out of the gates.
That being said, here are seven players the Avalanche should target once the signing period begins.