The Stanley Cup has been handed out, the NHL Draft is complete. NHL Free Agency is about to begin!
As of noon EDT (9 am PDT), players are free to sign contracts with new teams. Because of the interview period, we already know where some players will sign. Stay tuned to this page for official signings, rumors, and analysis from our writers here at Overtime Heroics. Enjoy the day!
Toronto Maple Leafs trade Nazem Kadri, Calle Rosen and a 2020 third-round pick to the Colorado Avalanche for Tyson Barrie, Alex Kerfoot and a sixth-round pick in 2020
Below are the signings so far in NHL Free Agency
Saturday, July 6th
Marcus Johansson has signed a 2 year, $9M deal with the Buffalo Sabres.
NHL Signing- Marcus Johansson to the #Sabres for 2 years $9M. $4.5M AAV— David Amber (@DavidAmber) July 6, 2019
Friday, July 5th
Nick Cousins agrees to a 1 year, $1M deal with the Montreal Canadiens.
Zemgus Girgensons signs a 1 year, $1.6M deal with the Buffalo Sabres
Josh Leivo signs a 1 year, $1.5M deal to stay in Vancouver
Cedric Paquette has agreed to a 2 year, $1.65 AAV deal with the Tampa Bay Lightning.
#tblightning and RFA center Cedric Paquette have agreed on a two-year deal with a $1.65 million AAV, per source. Today is deadline for eligible RFAs to file for arbitration. With Paquette and Martel done, Erne, Verhaeghe still to go for TB.— Joe Smith (@JoeSmithTB) July 5, 2019
Thursday, July 4th
Christian Wolanin signed a 2 year, $900K deal with the Ottawa Senators.
News Release: #Sens sign defenceman Christian Wolanin to a two-year contract: https://t.co/SmeQZWFLNL— Ottawa Senators (@Senators) July 4, 2019
Communiqué : Les Sénateurs accordent un contrat de deux ans au défenseur Christian Wolanin : https://t.co/U2YAcuIe9L pic.twitter.com/KBhMLE2Whz
The Edmonton Oilers and rookie Philip Broberg have agreed to a standard 3 year ELC with a $925K cap hit.
Ben Chiarot has signed a 3 year, $10.5M deal with the Montreal Canadiens.
Montreal has signed D Ben Chiarot to a 3-year, $10.5M contract— David Pagnotta (@TheFourthPeriod) July 4, 2019
Cody Ceci agrees to a 1 year, $4.5M deal with the Maple Leafs
Cody Ceci signing should also be announced. 1 year, $4.5 million. https://t.co/memn0TpLx4— Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) July 4, 2019
Alexander Kerfoot signs a 4 year, $14M deal with the Toronto Maple Leafs
Leafs extend Alex Kerfoot. 4 years, $14 million total.— Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) July 4, 2019
Wednesday, July 3rd
Total Day 3 signings: 2 signings / 2 contract years / $1,550,000 cap hit / $1,550,000 contract dollars
Jani Hakanpää signs a 1 year, $850K contract with the Anaheim Ducks
Jani Hakanpaa's deal with #NHLDucks is one-way for $850,000 in 2019-20.— Eric Stephens (@icemancometh) July 3, 2019
Philip Varone signs a 1 year, $700K contract with the Montreal Canadiens.
Tuesday, July 2nd
Total Day 2 signings: 16 signings / 26 contract years / $12,700,834 cap hit / $22,390,000 contract dollars
Tyler Motte stays in Vancouver on a 1 year, $975K contract.
Nick Paul agrees to a 1 year, $750K AAV deal with the Ottawa Senators.
News Release: #Sens sign forward Nick Paul to a one-year, two-way contract: https://t.co/qv6YSDFalq— Ottawa Senators (@Senators) July 2, 2019
Communiqué : Les Sénateurs accordent un contrat d'un an à deux volets à l'attaquant Nick Paul: https://t.co/NLgZ6JIFrt pic.twitter.com/1QQXjDypWZ
C.J. Smith signs with Buffalo. 2 years, $700K AAV.
San Jose signs a trio of prospects. Nikolai Knyzhov, Zachary Gallant, Artemi Kniazev are signed to 3 year ELC’s.
Lawson Crouse re-signs with the Arizona Coyotes for 3 years, $4.6M.
Mark Letestu is heading to the ‘peg.
Johnny Brodzinski signs one year contract with Sharks.
Dalton Prout signs one year deal with San Jose.
Anthony Bitetto signs a 1 year, 2 way, $700K deal with Winnipeg.
Believe it’s going to be a one-year, two-way deal for D Anthony Bitetto with #NHLJets— Ken Wiebe (@WiebeSunSports) July 2, 2019
BREAKING Hurricanes match the 5 year, $8.454 offer sheet. Sebastian Aho stays in Carolina.
Monday, July 1
Total Day 1 signings:122 signings / 235 contract years / $216,886,001 cap hit / $701,699,000 contract dollars
Florida Panthers agree to terms with Tommy Cross and Ethan Prow on 2 year, $700K AAV deals.
Jake Dotchin signs a 1 year, $700K deal with St. Louis.
NJ Devils agree to terms with Ben Street and Dakota Mermis on 1 year, $700k deals. As well has Matt Tennyson for 2 years, $700k AAV.
Petr Mrazek re-signs with the Hurricanes, two-year deal
New York Islanders ink Semyon Varlamov to a four-year deal
Chicago Blackhawks ink Robin Lehner to a one-year deal
5:30 PM –
Brandon Pirri re-signs with the Vegas Golden Knights
4:30 PM –
Nathan Beaulieu signs a 1 year, $1M deal with Winnipeg.
Reece Scarlett has agreed to a 1 year, $700k deal to stay in Dallas.
Joakim Ryan has also signed with the LA Kings. 1 year, $725K deal.
Martin Frk has signed a 1 year, $700K deal with the LA Kings.
Derrick Pouliot and the St. Louis Blues agree on a 1 year, $700K contract.
Byron Froese agrees to a 1 year, $700K AAV deal with the Calgary Flames.
Brandon Davidson agrees to a 1 year, $700K AAV deal with the Calgary Flames
Anders Lee re-signs with the New York Islanders. 7 years, $7M AAV
3 PM –
Zane McIntyre is headed to Vancouver.
Par Lindholm is going to Bean town.
Brendan Leipsic is headed to Washington
Brendan Gaunce joins the Bruins
Connor Clifton re-ups with Boston.
Mike Smith is staying in Alberta.
2 PM –
Bruins sign Brett Ritchie.
Flyers Land Chris Bigras and Kyle Criscuolo
Juhjar Khaira is staying with the Oilers.
Breaking news! Montreal had signed Sebastian Aho to an offersheet!
Garnet Hathaway joins the Washington Capitals on a four-year deal
Matt Duchene officially joins the Nashville Predators
Luke Schenn officially joins the Tampa Bay Lightning on a one-year deal
Curtis McElhinney has signed with the Tampa Bay Lightning, two-year contract, $1.3 million AAV
Anton Stralman officially signs with the Florida Panthers, three-year contract, $5.5 million AAV
Tomas Jurco headed to Edmonton on a one-year contract
1 PM –
Markus Granlund has agreed to terms with the Edmonton Oilers on a one-year contract
Wayne Simmonds has agreed to terms with the New Jersey Devils, one-year, $5 million AAV
Corey Perry officially signs with the Dallas Stars
Richard Panik officially signs with the Washington Capitals, four-year deal
Joonas Donskoi to the Colorado Avalanche, four-year deal, $3.9 million AAV
Pierre Edouard Bellemarre to the Colorado Avalanche 2 year deal
Joe Pavelski to Dallas is official!
Amdrej Sekera agrees to one-year, 1.5M contract with Dallas.
Official! Bobrovsky is headed to Florida. 7 years, 10M AAV
Ryan Hartman joins the Wild. 2 years, 3.8M AAV.
12 pm –
Wedgewood headed to Tampa.
Colin Wilson is staying in the mile-high city!
Alex Chiasson signs with Oilers. 2 years, 2.15M AAV.
Done deal! Tyler Myers signs with Vancouver. 5 years, 6M AAV.
Gustav Nyqvist signs with Columbus. Four years, 5.5M AAV.
Tyler Graovac to Canucks, two-way contract
Valteri Flippula to Detroit.
Andrew Hammond to the Sabres. 1 year, 700,000.
Artemi Panarin signs with the NY Rangers. 7 years, $11.6M AAV
Oscar Fantenberg to Vancouver. 1 year, $850K contract.
Jason Spezza to Toronto on a 1 year, $700K deal.
Jordie Benn signs in Vancouver. 2 years, $2M AAV
Mats Zuccarello signs in Minnesota. 5 years, $30M contract.
Keith Kinkaid signs in Montreal. 1 year, $1.75M
Mike Smith signs with Edmonton. 1 year, $2M
Garnet Hathaway signs in Washington. 4 years, $1.5 AAV
Ryan Murray signs with Columbus. 2 years, $9.2M total.
Timo Meier to stay in San Jose. 4 years, $6M AAV
Brandon Tanev to Pittsburgh. 6 years, $3.5 AAV
Andrei Sekera to the Dallas Stars 1 year, $1.5M AAV
Noel Accari to Florida Panthers 3 years, $1.67M AAV
Here are all the rumors swirling around as we approach noon EDT
Artemi Panarin looks to have chosen the New York Rangers
Patrik Nemeth looks to be headed to the Detroit Red Wings on a 2-year deal.
Joonas Donskoi and the Colorado Avalanche are working on a 4-year deal, AAV still unknown.
Florida Panthers currently the front runners to land Anton Stralman
Brandon Tanev looks to be heading to the Pittsburgh Penguins
Curtis Lazar signing with the Buffalo Sabres
An offer sheet may be submitted on Sebastian Aho
Andrej Sekera expected to sign with the Dallas Stars, one-year deal
Cam Talbot’s 1 year deal with the Calgary Flames is looking to be around $2.75M AAV.
Joonas Korpisalo and the Columbus Blue Jackets have reportedly agreed to a 1 year extension.
Marcus Granlund looks to be headed to Edmonton on a 1 year deal.
Codi Ceci reported to be signing a new deal in Toronto. 1 year, $4.5 AAV.
Curtis McElhinney is rumored to be heading to Tampa Bay.
Ron Hainsey & Tyler Ennis are reported to be signing new deals in Ottawa.
Artemi Panarin is believed to have turned down the 8 year deal from CBJ and has his sites set on the NYR.
Jason Spezza is rumored to be signing a 1 year deal with the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Luke Schenn to sign a one-year deal with the Tampa Bay Lightning
Richard Panik is rumored to be signing a 4-year deal, $2.65M AAV with the Washington Capitals.
Sergei Bobrovsky is rumored to be signing a 7 year deal, $9.5AAV with the Florida Panthers.
Joe Pavelski is rumored to be signing with the Dallas Stars tomorrow for 3 years at a $7M AAV
Matt Duchene is rumored to be signing with the Nashville Predators at $8M AAV
Mats Zuccarello is rumored to be signing with the Minnesota Wild, 5 years at $6M AAV
Calvin Pickard to the Detroit Red Wings 2 year deal
Mike Smith to the Edmonton Oilers on a two-year deal, $2M AAV
Below are the trades that have occurred so far
Toronto trades Nikita Zaitsev, Connor Brown and Michael Carcone to Ottawa for Cody Ceci, Ben Harpur, Aaron Luchuck and a 2020 3rd (CBJ)
Anaheim Ducks trade a 2020 4th (ANA) to Montreal Canadiens for Nicolas Deslauriers
Chicago Blackhawks trade a 2020 2nd(CHI), 2020 7th (CHI) and a 2021 3rd (CHI) to Montreal Canadiens for Andrew Shaw and a 2021 7th (MTL)
Carolina Hurricanes trade Scott Darling and a 2020 6th (BUF) to Florida Panthers for James Reimer
June 29th:Arizona Coyotes trade Alex Galchenyuk and Pierre-Olivier Joseph to Pittsburgh Penguins for Phil Kessel, Dane Birks and a 2021 4th (PIT)
Colorado trades Dominic Toninato to Florida Panthers for Jacob MacDonald
June 28th:Buffalo Sabers trade a 2021 2nd (STL) and a 2020 5th (BUF) to Vegas Golden Knights for Colin Miller
Colorado Avalanche trade a 2020 2nd (COL), 2020 3rd (ARI), Scott Kosmachuk to Washington Capitals for Andre Burakovsky
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