1. NHL Free Agency 2016: Rumors and Predictions Based on Offseason Buzz

    The NHL 's big-name free agents made their splashes July 1, but there are still players who have chances to sign contracts prior to the start of the season and get off to fresh starts with new teams...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 4,070 reads 0 comments

  2. NHL Free Agents 2016: Rumors, Predictions for Kris Russell, Jiri Hudler and More

    Kris Russell was one of the top targets prior to the trade deadline in March, and the Dallas Stars pulled off a solid move when they acquired him from the Calgary Flames...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 17,414 reads 15 comments

  3. The NHL's Bargain Bin All-Free-Agent Team

    It has now been two weeks since the start of the NHL ’s free-agent period, and the league’s 30 teams have all had a chance to grab the players who appealed to them the most...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 18,739 reads 10 comments

  4. NHL Teams with the Most Work Still to Do in 2016 Offseason

    The draft is already a distant memory, and the free-agent blitz has quickly quieted, leaving NHL teams time to plot out their next steps in building a contender for the Stanley Cup...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 3 months ago 14,767 reads 16 comments

  5. 10 NHL Players Most in Need of New Contracts

    As NHL teams pursue unrestricted free agents and attempt to re-sign their restricted free agents, they can also open contract talks with those on their rosters who are eligible for free agency next summer...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 21,366 reads 39 comments

  6. 2016 NHL Free Agency: Every Team's Best Remaining Option on the Open Market

    So much money was spent so quickly in NHL free agency this year it almost feels like it was a one-day flash sale. Other moves are trickling in, but it's been relatively quiet since the barrage that began July 1...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 3 months ago 46,445 reads 36 comments

  7. The Most Overrated and Underrated NHL Free Agents Still Available

    The cupboards are just about bare when it comes to opportunities for NHL teams to shore up their rosters with unrestricted free agents. Sportsnet Stats reported NHL general managers set a single-day record on July 1, dishing out $616...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 3 months ago 36,434 reads 28 comments

  8. NHL Free Agents 2016: Best Fit for Top Remaining Players

    Don't delay—when they're gone, they're gone! General managers around the NHL acted quickly and decisively when the 2016 free-agency period opened on July 1, committing a record $616...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 3 months ago 37,499 reads 53 comments

  9. NHL Free Agents 2016: Ranking the Best Players Left at Every Position

    Entering the third day of the NHL 's 2016 free-agent period, all the top talent has been signed. However, several quality players, such as winger Jiri Hudler, are still available...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 20,766 reads 24 comments

  10. Early Ranking of the Top Unrestricted NHL Free Agents in 2017

    The 2016 NHL free-agent period became a Target at midnight on the eve of Black Friday. People were waiting outside the doors for days, with the frenzy resulting in millions of dollars being spent on shiny big-ticket items...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 3 months ago 13,763 reads 46 comments

  11. NHL Free Agency 2016: Winners and Losers from Day 1

    There was no Steven Stamkos and no blockbuster trades stealing the thunder from the NHL puck drop to free agency this year. There were, however, plenty of deals made...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 3 months ago 89,461 reads 166 comments

  12. Chicago Blackhawks Shore Up Need, Nab Best Value of Day in Brian Campbell

    On Friday, defenceman Brian Campbell signed the sweetest of sweetheart deals with the Chicago Blackhawks , per the team's official Twitter account . He took a one-year term when he should have been able to get the security of a two-year deal...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 10,273 reads 17 comments

  13. NHL Rumors: Latest News on Milan Lucic, Steven Stamkos Trade and More

    With the opening of NHL free agency at noon ET on Friday fast approaching, trade rumors are beginning to heat up...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 3 months ago 4,282 reads 0 comments

  14. Boston Bruins Rumors: Latest Free-Agent and Trade Possibilities

    The Steven Stamkos race is supposed to involve a few favorites. It would not be shocking to see him remain with the Tampa Bay Lightning...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 months ago 6,234 reads 0 comments

  15. NHL Free Agency 2016: Latest Rumors, Predictions Surrounding Top Players

    The Stanley Cup has been raised, the prospects have been drafted and the NHL 's offseason is in full swing...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 1,610 reads 1 comments

  16. NHL Free Agents 2016: Latest Rumors and Predictions Surrounding Top Targets

    Players like Steven Stamkos don't come along in the NHL very often. They head to the market as free agents even less frequently...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 months ago 6,602 reads 0 comments

  17. NHL Free Agents 2016: Top 10 Players 25 Years and Under

    The NHL 's free-agent period begins on July 1. Most of the attention will be on the destinations of unrestricted free agents...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 31,572 reads 74 comments

  18. NHL Free Agents 2016: The All-Risk Team

    Now that the 2016 draft is in the books, NHL teams get their next chance to improve their rosters for the upcoming season when the free-agency window opens on July 1...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 3 months ago 1,451 reads 0 comments

  19. 2016 NHL Free Agents: Stock Watch for Top Players, Post-Draft Edition

    With the 2016 NHL draft completed, the start of the unrestricted free-agent market on July 1 is almost upon us. It's time to review the stock of this summer's top free-agent stars, such as Los Angeles Kings left wing Milan Lucic...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 49,747 reads 121 comments

  20. Burning Questions for 2016 NHL Free Agency

    It's almost time for the NHL 's 2016 free-agency window to open. Starting Saturday, June 25, NHL teams will have permission to start interviewing potential unrestricted free agents, ...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 3 months ago 18,968 reads 27 comments

  21. Projecting the Most Likely Destinations for 2016's Top 10 NHL Free Agents

    The July 1 start of the NHL free-agent market is fast approaching. Anticipation over potential destinations for the top free-agent stars, including Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos , will grow in the coming days...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 101,345 reads 235 comments

  22. NHL Free Agents 2016: Top Players on Market Following Stanley Cup Final

    Now that the 2016 NHL season is complete, every club around the league will look to build its roster up through the draft and free agency in an attempt to reach hockey's pinnacle next year...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 4 months ago 3,045 reads 2 comments

  23. Predicting the 10 Biggest Spenders in 2016 NHL Free Agency

    On Dec. 7, 2015, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman projected the salary-cap ceiling for 2016-17 could rise over the limit of $71.4 million by approximately $3 million...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 5 months ago 88,426 reads 174 comments

  24. Ranking the 10 Best NHL Free Agents in the 2016 Offseason 

    With the NHL regular season completed and the playoffs underway, the July 1 opening of the 2016 unrestricted-free-agent market is drawing closer. This year's pool of talent could be the deepest in years...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 5 months ago 52,497 reads 124 comments

  25. 2016 NHL Free Agents: Projected Landing Spots for Top Players

    The Stanley Cup playoffs are officially underway for 16 teams, while the other 14 teams in the league can officially set their sights on the offseason and start rebuilding...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 6 months ago 42,398 reads 45 comments