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2018 NHL free agency tracker

 

Get up to date on the latest key signings from the NHL’s 2018 off-season by following the tracker below.

Moves and contract terms listed below have been announced by teams or reported by reputable media.

All salaries listed are the total for the length of the deal and are in US currency.

July 3

St. Louis Blues:

  • Re-sign F Robby Fabbri (1 year, $925K)

Carolina Hurricanes:

  • Sign D Calvin de Haan (4 years, $18.2M)

New York Islanders:

  • Re-sign G Robin Lehner (1 year, $1.5M)

Toronto Maple Leafs:

  • Re-sign D Justin Holl (2 years, $1.3M)

Arizona Coyotes:

  • Re-sign F Brad Richardson (2 years, $2.5M)

Boston Bruins:

  • Re-sign F Sean Kuraly (3 years, $3.825M)

Dallas Stars:

  • Re-sign F Remi Elie (1 year, $735K)

July 2

New York Islanders:

  • Sign F Tom Kuhnhackl (1 year)

San Jose Sharks:

  • Re-sign F Tomas Hertl (4 years, $22.5M)
  • Re-sign C Joe Thornton (1 year, $5M)

Tampa Bay Lightning:

  • Re-sign D Slater Koekkoek (1 year, $865K)

Nashville Predators:

  • Sign F Zac Rinaldo (1 year, $650K)

Calgary Flames:

  • Sign F James Neal (5 years, $28.75)

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Anaheim Ducks:

  • Sign F Brian Gibbons (1 year, $1M)

July 1

Anaheim Ducks:

  • Sign D Luke Schekk (1 year, $800K)

New York Islanders:

  • Sign F Leo Komarov (4 years, $12M)
  • Sign D Thomas Hickey (4 years, $10M)

Vegas Golden Knights: 

  • Sign F Paul Stastny (3 years, $19.5M)
  • Sign D Nick Holden (2 years, $4.4M)
  • Sign F Alex Gallant (1 year, $650K)

Boston Bruins:

  • Sign G Jaroslav Halak (2 years, $5.5M)
  • Sign D John Moore (5 years, $13.75M)
  • Sign F Joakim Nordstrom (2 years, $2M)
  • Sign F Chris Wagner (2 years, $2.5M)

New York Rangers:

  • Sign F Vladislav Namestnikov (2 years)
  • Sign D Fredrik Claesson (1 year)

Winnipeg Jets:

  • Sign G Laurent Brossoit (1 year, $650K)
  • Sign F Dennis Everberg (1 year, $650K)
  • Sign F Seth Griffith (1 year, $650K)

Arizona Coyotes:

  • Sign F Michael Grabner (3 years)

Edmonton Oilers:

  • Sign F Tobias Rieder (1 year)
  • Sign D Kevin Gravel (1 year)
  • Sign F Kyle Brodziak (2 years)

Calgary Flames:

  • Sign F Derek Ryan (3 years, $9.375M )
  • Sign F Austin Czarnik (2 years, $2.5M)

Vancouver Canucks:

  • Sign F Jay Beagle (4 years, $12M)
  • Sign F Antoine Roussel (4 years, $12M)
  • Sign F Tim Schaller (2 years, $2.8M)
  • Sign F Sven Baertschi (3 years, $10.1M)

Colorado Avalanche:

  • Sign D Ian Cole (3 years)
  • Sign F Matt Calvert (3 years)

Pittsburgh Penguins:

  • Sign D Jack Johnson (5 years, $16.25M)
  • Sign F Matt Cullen (1 year, $650K)

Toronto Maples Leafs:

  • Sign F John Tavares (7 years, $77M)
  • Sign F Adam Cracknell (1 year, $650K)
  • Sign F Josh Jooris (1 year, $650K)
  • Sign D Martin Marincin (1 year, $800K)
  • Sign D Jordan Subban (1 year, $650K)

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Washington Capitals:

  • Sign F Nic Dowd (1 year, $650K)
  • Re-sign F Travis Boyd (2 years, $1.6M)

Buffalo Sabres:

  • Sign G Carter Hutton (3 years, $8.75M)
  • Re-sign F Scott Wilson (2 years, $2.1M)

St. Louis Blues:

  • Sign F Tyler Bozak (3 years, $15M)
  • Sign F David Perron (4 years, $16M)
  • Sign G Chad Johnson (1 year, $1.75M)

Carolina Hurricanes:

  • Sign G Petr Mrazek (1 year, $1.5M)

Dallas Stars:

  • Sign F Valeri Nichushkin (2 years, $5.9M)
  • Sign G Anton Khudobin  (2 years, $5M)
  • Sign D Roman Polak (1 year, $1.3M)
  • Sign F Blake Comeau (3 years, $7.2M)

Montreal Canadiens:

  • Sign F Tomas Plekanec (1 year, $2.25M)
  • Sign F Matthew Peca (2 years, $2.6M)

Philadelphia Flyers:

  • Sign F James van Riemsdyk (5 years, $35M)

Detroit Red Wings:

  • Sign F Thomas Vanek (1 year, $3M)
  • Sign G Jonathan Bernier (3 years, $9M)

Chicago Blackhawks: 

  • Sign F Chris Kunitz (1 year)
  • Sign G Cam Ward (1 year)
  • D Brandon Manning (2 years)

Minnesota Wild:

  • Re-sign D Nick Seeler (3 years, $2.175M)
  • Sign D Greg Pateryn (3 years, $6.75M)
  • Sign G Andrew Hammond (1 year, $650K)
  • Sign D Matt Bartkowski (1 year, $650K)
  • Sign F J.T. Brown (2 years, $1.375M)
  • Sign F Eric Fehr (1 year, $1M)
  • Sign F Matt Hendricks (1 year, $700K)

June 30

Vegas Golden Knights:

  • Re-sign F Ryan Reaves (2 years, $5.55M)

New Jersey Devils:

  • Re-sign G Eddie Lack (1 year, $650K)

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Detroit Red Wings:

  • Re-sign D Mike Green (2 years, $10.75M)

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June 29

Washington Capitals:

  • Re-sign D Michal Kempny (4 years, $10M)

June 28

Washington Capitals:

  • Re-sign F Devante Smith-Pelly (1 year, $1M)

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June 27

Arizona Coyotes:

  • Re-sign F Kevin Connauton (2 years, $2.75M)

PIttsburgh Penguins:

  • Re-sign F Riley Sheahan (1 year, $2.1M)

June 26

Vancouver Canucks:

  • Re-sign D Derrick Pouliot (1 year, $1.1M)

Winnipeg Jets:

  • Re-sign D Joe Morrow (1 year, $1M)

Tampa Bay Lightning:

  • Re-sign F J.T. Miller (5 years, $26.25M)

Pittsburgh Penguins:

  • Re-sign F Bryan Rust (4 years, $14M)

Philadelphia Flyers:

  • Re-sign D Sam Morin (3 years, $2.1M)

June 25

Detroit Red Wings:

  • Re-sign F Tyler Bertuzzi (2 years, $2.8M)
  • Re-sign F Martin Frk (1 year, $1.05M)

Pittsburgh Penguins:

  • Re-sign F Dominik Simon (2 years, $1.5M)
  • Re-sign F Daniel Sprong (2 years, $1.5M)

June 24

Washington Capitals:

  • Re-sign D John Carlson (8 years, $64M)

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St. Louis Blues:

  • Re-sign F Nikita Soshnikov (1 year, $800K)

Ottawa Senators:

  • Re-sign D Chris Wideman (1 year, $1M)

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June 23

Colorado Avalanche:

  • Re-sign G Philipp Grubauer (3 years, $10M)

Los Angeles Kings:

  • Sign F Ilya Kovalchuk (3 years, $18.75M)

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June 22

Tampa Bay Lightning:

  • Re-sign G Louis Domingue (2 years, $2.3M)

Vancouver Canucks:

  • Re-sign F Markus Granlund (1 year, $1.475M)

Dallas Stars:

  • Re-sign D Stephen Johns (3 years, $7.05M)

June 20

Toronto Maple Leafs:

  • Re-sign D Connor Carrick (1 year, $1.3M)
  • Re-sign G Calvin Pickard (1 year, $800K)

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June 19

Edmonton Oilers:

  • Re-sign D Matt Benning (2 years, $3.8M)

June 16

Montreal Canadiens:

  • Re-sign F Max Domi (2 years, $6.3M)

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May 30

Ottawa Senators:

  • Re-sign F Magnus Paajarvi (1 year, $900K)

May 24

San Jose Sharks:

  • Re-sign F Evander Kane (7 years, $49M)

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May 22

Montreal Canadiens:

  • Re-sign G Antti Niemi (1 year, $950K)

May 15

Colorado Avalanche:

  • Re-sign D Mark Barberio (2 years, $2.9M)

April 14

Edmonton Oilers:

  • Re-sign F Ty Rattie (1 year, $800K)