NHL News: Free Agent List

NEW YORK (July 13, 2022) – The National Hockey League today released a list of players who are restricted free agents under Group 2, unrestricted free agents under Group 3 and Group 6 and unrestricted free agents by virtue of not receiving a qualifying offer.

Some of these players may recently have signed with their respective Clubs; however, their contracts had not yet been filed with the League.

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FREE AGENTS SUBJECT TO COMPENSATION AND RIGHT TO MATCH – GROUP 2

The players listed below have been tendered a qualifying offer by their respective Clubs and are subject to draft-choice compensation and right to match. The draft choice compensation scale is based on compensation offered by the new Club:

ANAHEIM

Simon Benoit, Olle Eriksson Ek, Isac Lundestrom, Urho Vaakanainen.

ARIZONA

Lawson Crouse, Barrett Hayton, Josef Korenar.

BOSTON

Jack Ahcan, Matt Filipe, Jack Studnicka.

BUFFALO

Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen, Brett Murray, Victor Olofsson, Arttu Ruotsalainen.

CALGARY

Oliver Kylington, Andrew Mangiapane, Matthew Phillips, Colton Poolman, Martin Pospisil, Adam Ruzicka, Matthew Tkachuk, Eetu Tuulola.

CAROLINA

Joey Keane, Maxime Lajoie, Steven Lorentz, Stelio Mattheos, Martin Necas, Tarmo Reunanen, Jesper Sellgren.

CHICAGO

Caleb Jones, Philipp Kurashev.

COLORADO

Shane Bowers, Callahan Burke, Artturi Lehkonen, Mikhail Maltsev, Keaton Middleton.

COLUMBUS

Emil Bemstrom, Trey Fix-Wolansky, Patrik Laine.

DALLAS

Ben Gleason, Jake Oettinger, Jason Robertson.

DETROIT

Chase Pearson, Jake Walman, Filip Zadina.

EDMONTON

Tyler Benson, Ryan McLeod, Jesse Puljujarvi, Kailer Yamamoto.

FLORIDA

Henry Bowlby.

LOS ANGELES

Jaret Anderson-Dolan, Mikey Anderson, Sean Durzi, Gabriel Vilardi.

MINNESOTA

Mitchell Chaffee, Nick Swaney.

MONTREAL

Kirby Dach, Sam Montembeault, Cayden Primeau, Nate Schnarr.

NASHVILLE

John Leonard, Thomas Novak, Cole Smith, Yakov Trenin.

NEW JERSEY

Jesper Boqvist, Jesper Bratt, Tyce Thompson, Vitek Vanecek, Pavel Zacha, Fabian Zetterlund.

NEW YORK ISLANDERS

Kieffer Bellows, Noah Dobson, Arnaud Durandeau, Parker Wotherspoon.

NEW YORK RANGERS

Tim Gettinger, Kaapo Kakko, Austin Rueschhoff.

OTTAWA

Erik Brannstrom, Alex Formenton, Mathieu Joseph, Josh Norris.

PHILADELPHIA

Wade Allison, Linus Hogberg, Tanner Laczynski, Zack MacEwen, Isaac Ratcliffe, Owen Tippett.

PITTSBURGH

Kasper Bjorkqvist, Kasperi Kapanen.

SAN JOSE

Sasha Chmelevski, Mario Ferraro, Jonah Gadjovich, Noah Gregor, Kaapo Kahkonen, Luke Kunin.

SEATTLE

Cale Fleury, Morgan Geekie, Kole Lind, Carsen Twarynski.

ST. LOUIS

William Bitten, Klim Kostin, Niko Mikkola, Scott Perunovich, Nathan Todd.

TAMPA BAY

None.

TORONTO

Pierre Engvall, Rasmus Sandin.

VANCOUVER

Michael Dipietro.

VEGAS

Nicolas Hague, Keegan Kolesar, Jake Leschyshyn, Brayden Pachal, Nicolas Roy.

WASHINGTON

Tobias Geisser, Damien Riat.

WINNIPEG

Mason Appleton, Pierre-Luc Dubois, Leon Gawanke, David Gustafsson, Jansen Harkins, Johnathan Kovacevic, Jeff Malott, Kristian Vesalainen.

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UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS – GROUP 3

The following players have qualified for Group 3 Free Agency (age 27 or older or with at least seven Accrued Seasons) and are Unrestricted Free Agents.

ANAHEIM

Zach Aston-Reese, Trevor Carrick, Ryan Getzlaf, Ryan Kesler, Vinni Lettieri, Gerry Mayhew, Greg Pateryn, Brogan Rafferty, Buddy Robinson, Dominik Simon, Nick Sorensen, Andrej Sustr.

ARIZONA

Jay Beagle, Loui Eriksson, Alex Galchenyuk, Dmitrij Jaskin, Phil Kessel, Marek Langhamer, Antoine Roussel, Harri Sateri, Anton Stralman.

BOSTON

Linus Arnesson, Patrice Bergeron, Anton Blidh, Josh Brown, Kodie Curran, Steven Fogarty, Jesper Froden, Troy Grosenick, Curtis Lazar, Tyler Lewington.

BUFFALO

Johnny Boychuk, Will Butcher, Drake Caggiula, Brandon Davidson, Aaron Dell, Cody Eakin, John Hayden, Michael Houser, Mark Jankowski, Colin Miller, Andrew Oglevie, Ethan Prow, Mark Pysyk, Jimmy Schuldt, Dustin Tokarski.

CALGARY

Ryan Carpenter, Nick DeSimone, Byron Froese, Johnny Gaudreau, Kevin Gravel, Erik Gudbranson, Calle Jarnkrok, Trevor Lewis, Brett Ritchie, Michael Stone, Andy Welinski, Nikita Zadorov.

CAROLINA

Ian Cole, Max Domi, Josh Leivo, Alex Lyon, Nino Niederreiter, Andrew Poturalski, Brendan Smith, C.J. Smith, Derek Stepan, Vincent Trocheck.

CHICAGO

Calvin de Haan, Collin Delia, Victor Ejdsell, Kurtis Gabriel, Erik Gustafsson, Kevin Lankinen, Andrew Shaw.

COLORADO

Andre Burakovsky, Jordan Gross, Darren Helm, Jack Johnson, Nazem Kadri, Darcy Kuemper, Josh Manson, Stefan Matteau, Ryan Murray, Kiefer Sherwood, Dylan Sikura, Nico Sturm.

COLUMBUS

J-F Berube, Nathan Gerbe, Scott Harrington, Cameron Johnson, Dean Kukan, Zac Rinaldo, Tyler Sikura.

DALLAS

Blake Comeau, Niklas Hansson, Braden Holtby, John Klingberg, Vladislav Namestnikov, Alexander Radulov, Michael Raffl, Andrej Sekera.

DETROIT

Riley Barber, Danny DeKeyser, Turner Elson, Sam Gagner, Thomas Greiss, Magnus Hellberg, Brian Lashoff, Ryan Murphy, Calvin Pickard, Dan Renouf, Carter Rowney, Marc Staal.

EDMONTON

Josh Archibald, Derick Brassard, Evander Kane, Mikko Koskinen, Brett Kulak, Kris Russell, Colton Sceviour, Kyle Turris, Bogdan Yakimov.

FLORIDA

Noel Acciari, Ben Chiarot, Christopher Gibson, Claude Giroux, Robert Hagg, Petteri Lindbohm, Maxim Mamin, Mason Marchment, Markus Nutivaara, Joe Thornton.

LOS ANGELES

Andreas Athanasiou, Dustin Brown, Martin Frk, Olli Maatta, Garret Sparks, Troy Stecher, Christian Wolanin.

MINNESOTA

Brandon Baddock, Jordie Benn, Nick Bjugstad, Kevin Czuczman, Nicolas Deslauriers, Jon Lizotte, Kyle Rau.

MONTREAL

Alex Belzile, Laurent Dauphin, Jean-Sebastien Dea, Xavier Ouellet, Cedric Paquette, Mathieu Perreault, Tyler Pitlick.

NASHVILLE

Matt Benning, Alex Biega, Nick Cousins, Rocco Grimaldi, Ben Harpur, David Rittich.

NEW JERSEY

Corey Crawford, Brian Flynn, Frederik Gauthier, Mason Geertsen, Jon Gillies, Andrew Hammond, P.K. Subban, Jimmy Vesey.

NEW YORK ISLANDERS

Zdeno Chara, Austin Czarnik, Andy Greene, Thomas Hickey, Paul LaDue, Cory Schneider.

NEW YORK RANGERS

Justin Braun, Andrew Copp, Anthony Greco, Keith Kinkaid, Greg McKegg, Tyler Motte, Kevin Rooney, Ryan Strome, Frank Vatrano.

OTTAWA

Andrew Agozzino, Tyler Ennis, Zachary Leslie, Scott Sabourin, Logan Shaw, Chris Tierney.

PHILADELPHIA

Adam Clendening, Kevin Connauton, Ryan Fitzgerald, Martin Jones, Nate Thompson, Keith Yandle.

PITTSBURGH

Nathan Beaulieu, Brian Boyle, Michael Chaput, Louis Domingue, Evgeni Malkin, Juuso Riikola, Evan Rodrigues.

SAN JOSE

Anthony Bitetto, Ryan Dzingel, Alex Stalock.

SEATTLE

Antoine Bibeau, Connor Carrick, Derrick Pouliot, Victor Rask, Riley Sheahan.

ST. LOUIS

Sam Anas, Tyler Bozak, Tommy Cross, Nick Leddy, Charlie Lindgren, Mackenzie MacEachern, James Neal, David Perron.

TAMPA BAY

Fredrik Claesson, Gabriel Dumont, Remi Elie, Charles Hudon, Riley Nash, Ondrej Palat, Jan Rutta.

TORONTO

Colin Blackwell, Jack Campbell, Michael Hutchinson, Carter Hutton, Teemu Kivihalme, Ilya Lyubushkin, Ilya Mikheyev, Jason Spezza.

VANCOUVER

Madison Bowey, Alex Chiasson, Phillip Di Giuseppe, Jaroslav Halak, Brad Hunt, Nic Petan, Brad Richardson, Ashton Sautner, Brandon Sutter, Nikita Tryamkin.

VEGAS

Sven Baertschi, Jake Bischoff, Mattias Janmark, Reilly Smith.

WASHINGTON

Pheonix Copley, Matt Irwin, Marcus Johansson, Michal Kempny, Johan Larsson, Brian Pinho, Justin Schultz.

WINNIPEG

Luke Johnson, Zach Sanford, Paul Stastny, C.J. Suess.

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UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS – GROUP 6

The following players qualify for unrestricted free agency, having met the requirements for Group 6 free agency. This group is defined as players whose contracts have expired, are age 25 or older, have completed three or more professional seasons, and (i) in the case of a player other than a goaltender, have played fewer than 80 NHL games (regular-season and playoff), or (ii) in the case of a goaltender, have played fewer than 28 NHL games (regular-season and playoff).

ANAHEIM

None.

ARIZONA

Hudson Fasching, Bokondji Imama, Blake Speers.

BOSTON

Callum Booth, Cameron Hughes.

BUFFALO

Ryan MacInnis.

CALGARY

Glenn Gawdin, Justin Kirkland, Luke Philp, Adam Werner.

CAROLINA

Josh Jacobs, Sam Miletic, Spencer Smallman.

CHICAGO

None.

COLORADO

Dennis Gilbert, Roland McKeown, Hunter Miska.

COLUMBUS

None.

DALLAS

Joel L’Esperance.

DETROIT

None.

EDMONTON

Cooper Marody.

FLORIDA

Chase Priskie.

LOS ANGELES

Nelson Nogier, Austin Strand.

MINNESOTA

Nolan Stevens, Dominic Turgeon.

MONTREAL

Louie Belpedio, William Lagesson, Sami Niku, Lukas Vejdemo.

NASHVILLE

Brayden Burke, Jeremy Davies, Kole Sherwood.

NEW JERSEY

Chase DeLeo, A.J. Greer, Colton White.

NEW YORK ISLANDERS

Mitchell Vande Sompel.

NEW YORK RANGERS

Adam Huska, Maxim Letunov, Nick Merkley.

OTTAWA

Clark Bishop, Zach Senyshyn.

PHILADELPHIA

Brennan Menell, Samuel Morin.

PITTSBURGH

Anthony Angello.

SAN JOSE

Jayden Halbgewachs.

SEATTLE

None.

ST. LOUIS

Dakota Joshua.

TAMPA BAY

Anthony Richard.

TORONTO

Brett Seney.

VANCOUVER

Sheldon Rempal, Devante Stephens.

VEGAS

Gage Quinney.

WASHINGTON

Shane Gersich.

WINNIPEG

Adam Brooks, Eric Comrie, Philippe Desrosiers, Austin Poganski.

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UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS

The following players were not tendered a qualifying offer and are therefore Unrestricted Free Agents not subject to a right to match or draft choice compensation.

ANAHEIM

Jack Badini, Roman Durny, Lucas Elvenes, Brendan Guhle, Jacob Larsson, Sonny Milano, Sam Steel.

ARIZONA

Kyle Capobianco, Cole Hults.

BOSTON

None.

BUFFALO

None.

CALGARY

Johannes Kinnvall, Tyler Parsons.

CAROLINA

David Cotton, Jack LaFontaine, Beck Warm.

CHICAGO

Andrei Altybarmakian, Wyatt Kalynuk, Dominik Kubalik, Cale Morris, Cam Morrison, Dylan Strome.

COLORADO

Nicolas Aube-Kubel, Nick Henry, Andreas Wingerli.

COLUMBUS

Gabriel Carlsson, Kevin Stenlund.

DALLAS

Jordan Kawaguchi, Alexey Lipanov, Colton Point.

DETROIT

Kaden Fulcher, Olli Juolevi, Filip Larsson, Mitchell Stephens.

EDMONTON

Filip Berglund, Brendan Perlini, Ostap Safin.

FLORIDA

Evan Fitzpatrick, Jonas Johansson, German Rubtsov.

LOS ANGELES

Brendan Lemieux, Johan Sodergran, Vladimir Tkachev.

MINNESOTA

Dereck Baribeau, Fedor Gordeev.

MONTREAL

Josh Brook, Kale Clague, Rem Pitlick.

NASHVILLE

David Farrance, Matt Luff.

NEW JERSEY

None.

NEW YORK ISLANDERS

Michael Dal Colle.

NEW YORK RANGERS

Jake Elmer, Justin Richards, Ty Ronning, Tyler Wall.

OTTAWA

Adam Gaudette, Michael McNiven, Victor Mete.

PHILADELPHIA

Matthew Strome, Maksim Sushko, Kirill Ustimenko.

PITTSBURGH

Niclas Almari, Justin Almeida, Jordy Bellerive, Alex D’Orio, Jan Drozg, Danton Heinen, Cam Lee, William Reilly.

SAN JOSE

Joachim Blichfeld, Jonathan Dahlen, Zach Gallant, Jacob McGrew, Nicolas Meloche, Antoine Morand, Brinson Pasichnuk, Zach Sawchenko.

SEATTLE

Dennis Cholowski, Ryan Donato, Haydn Fleury, Daniel Sprong.

ST. LOUIS

Tanner Kaspick.

TAMPA BAY

Tye Felhaber, Alexander Green, Alexei Melnichuk, Otto Somppi, Odeen Tufto.

TORONTO

Joseph Duszak, Ondrej Kase, Chad Krys, Kristians Rubins, Ian Scott.

VANCOUVER

Justin Bailey, Matthew Highmore, Juho Lammikko.

VEGAS

Jack Dugan, Dylan Ferguson, Brett Howden, Ben Jones.

WASHINGTON

Ilya Samsonov.

WINNIPEG

Markus Phillips, Evgeny Svechnikov.

COURTESY NHLmedia.com

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