Training camps are open, and the buzz is in the air as the first exhibition games have just been played. Quite a few teams in the exhibition try out different players, try different line combinations and of course, have battles for the final remaining roster spots.
However, some players due to aging or just pure greed have not signed with an NHL team as of yet.
Free Agents are grouped into two groups, restricted and unrestricted. A restricted free agent's current club holds the ability to match any offer put on the player, while an unrestricted free agent is free to sign where ever he pleases. His parent club cannot match any offer made.
Here's a list of the Top 13 remaining free agents left in the NHL.