Free Agency

2018 Devils Army Blog Top 25 Free Agents

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Player Age Position 2017-18 Team 2017-18 Cap Hit Status Potential Destinations

Joe Thornton

38 Center San Jose Sharks $8M 1 year

$5 million

San Jose Sharks

Rick Nash

34 Left Wing Boston Bruins $7.8M UNSIGNED Boston BruinsColumbus Blue Jackets

Paul Stasny

32 Center Winnipeg Jets $7M 3 years

$19.5 million

Vegas Golden Knights

Mike Green

33 Defenseman Detroit Red Wings $6M 2 years

$10.75 million

Detroit Red Wings

Cam Ward

34 Goalie $3.3M 1 year

$2.5 million

Ilya Kovalchuk

35 Left Wing SKA Saint Petersburg N/A 3 years

$18.75 million

Los Angeles Kings

John Tavares

27 Center New York Islanders $5.5M 7 years

$77 million

Toronto Maple Leafs

Jack Johnson

31 Defenseman Columbus Blue Jackets $4.3M 5 years

$16 million

James Neal

31 Left Wing Vegas Golden Knights $5M 5 years

$28.75 million

Jaroslav Halak

33 Goalie New York Islanders $4.5M 2 years

$5.5 million

Boston Bruins
James Van Riemsdyk
29 Left Wing Toronto Maple Leafs $4.2M 5 years

$35 million

Tyler Bozak

32 Center Toronto Maple Leafs $4.2M 3 years

$15 million

St. Louis Blues

John Carlson

28 Defenseman Washington Capitals $3.9M 8 years

$64 million

Washington Capitals

David Perron

30 Left Wing Vegas Golden Knights $3.7M 4 years

$16 million

St. Louis Blues

Calvin de Haan

27 Defenseman New York Islanders $3.3M 4 years

$18.2 million

Anthony Duclair

22 Right Wing $1.2M 1 year


Columbus Blue Jackets

Thomas Hickey

29 Defenseman New York Islanders $2.2M 4 years

$10 million

New York Islanders

Ian Cole

29 Defenseman Columbus Blue Jackets $2.1M 3 years

$12.75 million

Thomas Vanek

34 Left Wing Columbus Blue Jackets $2M 1 year

$3 million

Detroit Red Wings

John Moore

27 Defenseman New Jersey Devils $1.6M 5 years

$13.75 million

Boston Bruins

Jay Beagle

32 Center Washington Capitals $1.7M 4 years

$12 million

Michael Grabner

30 Right Wing New Jersey Devils $1.6M 3 years

$10.05 million

Arizona Coyotes

Patrick Maroon

30 Right Wing New Jersey Devils $1.5M 1 year

$1.7 million

St. Louis Blues

Carter Hutton

32 Goalie St. Louis Blues $1.1M 3 years

$8.25 million

Kevin Connauton

28 Defenseman Arizona Coyotes $1M 2 years

$2.75 million

Arizona Coyotes