Free Agency

2018 Devils Army Blog Top 25 Free Agents

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

Joe Thornton

38 Center San Jose Sharks $8M UNSIGNED San Jose SharksWinnipeg Jets

Rick Nash

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

Paul Stasny

32 Center Winnipeg Jets $7M UNSIGNED Vegas Golden KnightsNew York Islanders

Mike Green

33 Defenseman Detroit Red Wings $6M UNSIGNED Washington Capitals

Tomas Plekanec

35 Center Toronto Maple Leafs $6M UNSIGNED Arizona Coyotes

Ilya Kovalchuk

35 Left Wing SKA Saint Petersburg N/A UNSIGNED Boston BruinsSt. Louis BluesSan Jose Sharks

John Tavares

27 Center New York Islanders $5.5M UNSIGNED Vegas Golden KnightsSan Jose SharksNew York Islanders

Valtteri Filppula

34 Center Philadelphia Flyers $5M UNSIGNED Winnipeg JetsColumbus Blue Jackets

James Neal

31 Left Wing Vegas Golden Knights $5M UNSIGNED New Jersey DevilsVegas Golden Knights

Jaroslav Halak

33 Goalie New York Islanders $4.5M UNSIGNED Arizona CoyotesDetroit Red Wings
James Van Riemsdyk
29 Left Wing Toronto Maple Leafs $4.2M UNSIGNED San Jose Sharks
Tyler Bozak 32 Center Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs
$4.2M UNSIGNED PHI, CAR, MON
John Carlson 28 Defenseman Washington Capitals
Washington Capitals
$3.9M UNSIGNED WSH, BUF, NYR
David Perron 30 Left Wing Vegas Golden Knights
Vegas Golden Knights
$3.7M UNSIGNED VGK, TOR, CAR
Calvin de Haan 27 Defenseman New York Islanders
New York Islanders
$3.3M UNSIGNED NJD, BUF, CHI
Blake Comeau 32 Right Wing Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
$2.4M UNSIGNED NYI, PIT, CBJ
Thomas Hickey 29 Defenseman New York Islanders
New York Islanders
$2.2M UNSIGNED COL, DET, DAL
Ian Cole 29 Defenseman Columbus Blue Jackets
Columbus Blue Jackets
$2.1M UNSIGNED NJD, DAL, DET
Thomas Vanek 34 Left Wing Columbus Blue Jackets
Columbus Blue Jackets
$2M UNSIGNED CBJ, LAK, NSH
Mark Letestu 33 Center Columbus Blue Jackets
Columbus Blue Jackets
$1.8M UNSIGNED CHI, TBL, BOS
Jay Beagle 32 Center Washington Capitals
Washington Capitals
$1.7M UNSIGNED WSH, TOR, TBL
Michael Grabner 30 Right Wing New Jersey Devils
New Jersey Devils
$1.6M UNSIGNED NYR, MTL, VGK
Patrick Maroon 30 Right Wing New Jersey Devils
New Jersey Devils
$1.5M UNSIGNED NJD, EDM, NYR
Carter Hutton 32 Goalie St. Louis Blues
St. Louis Blues
$1.1M UNSIGNED STL, NYI, DET
Kevin Connauton 28 Defenseman Arizona Coyotes
Arizona Coyotes
$1M UNSIGNED COL, CHI, PIT