NHL Offseason 2017: Top 30 UFA Tracker

Updated: July 4, 2017 at 9:27 am by Brock Seguin


The Vegas Golden Knights Expansion Draft and the NHL Entry Draft are in the rearview mirror, restricted free agents have been given qualifying offers but a large number of players remain without contracts as we head into July 1st. Below are my Top 30 Unrestricted Free Agents and I will be tracking who they sign with as we make our way through the weekend and into the heart of the summer.

All other Free Agent signings can be found in Player Updates.

Player Former Team New Team Contract Details
1. Kevin Shattenkirk (D) CapitalsWashington RangersNewYork 4 yrs, $26.6M ($6.65M AAV)
2. Alexander Radulov (RW) CanadiensMontreal Stars-Front2 5 yrs, $31.25M ($6.25M AAV)
3. Joe Thornton (C) SharksFront SharksFront 1 yr, $8.0M ($8.0M AAV)
4. Karl Alzner (D) CapitalsWashington CanadiensMontreal 5 yrs, $23.125M ($4.625M AAV)
5. Martin Hanzal (C) WildMinnesota Stars-Front2 3 yrs, $14.25M ($4.75M AAV)
6. Steve Mason (G) FlyersPhiladelphia JetsWinnipeg 2 yrs, $8.2M ($4.1M AAV)
7. Justin Williams (RW) CapitalsWashington HurricanesCarolina 2 yrs, $9.0M ($4.5M AAV)
8. Michael Stone (D) FlamesCalgary FlamesCalgary 3 yrs, $10.5M ($3.5M AAV)
9. Patrick Sharp (LW) Stars-Front2 BlackhawksChicago 1 yr, $800K ($800K AAV)
10. Patrick Marleau (LW/C) SharksFront MapleLeafsToronto 3 yrs, $18.75M ($6.25M AAV)
11. Thomas Vanek (LW/RW) Panthers-Front
12. Michael Del Zotto (D) FlyersPhiladelphia CanucksVancouver 2 yrs, $6.0M ($3.0M AAV)
13. Brian Elliott (G) FlamesCalgary FlyersPhiladelphia 2 yrs, $5.5M ($2.75M AAV)
14. Ryan Miller (G) CanucksVancouver DucksFront 2 yrs, $4.0M ($2.0M AAV)
15. Andrei Markov (D) CanadiensMontreal
16. Kris Versteeg (LW/RW) FlamesCalgary FlamesCalgary 1 yr, $1.75M ($1.75M AAV)
17. Radim Vrbata (RW) Coyotes-Front Panthers-Front 1 yr, $2.5M ($2.5M AAV)
18. Brendan Smith (D) RangersNewYork RangersNewYork  4 yrs, $17.4M ($4.35M AAV)
19. Dmitry Kulikov (D) SabresBuffalo JetsWinnipeg 3 yrs, $12.99M ($4.33M AAV)
20. Sam Gagner (C/RW) BlueJacketsColumbus CanucksVancouver 3 yrs, $9.45M ($3.15M AAV)
21. Nick Bonino (C) PensFront PredatorsNashville 4 yrs, $16.4M ($4.1M AAV)
22. Jarome Iginla (RW) KingsLosAngeles
23. Trevor Daley (D) PensFront RedWingsDetroit 3 yrs, $9.534M ($3.178M AAV)
24. Jaromir Jagr (RW) Panthers-Front
25. Shane Doan (RW) Coyotes-Front
26. Dan Girardi (D) RangersNewYork LightningTampaBay 2 yrs, $6.0M ($3.0M AAV)
27. Cody Franson (D) SabresBuffalo
28. Drew Stafford (LW/RW) BruinsBoston
29. Chris Kunitz (LW) PensFront LightningTampaBay 1 yr, $2.0M ($2.0M AAV)
30. P.A. Parenteau (RW) PredatorsNashville

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