NHL Free Agency officially begins at 12 pm (ET) on Tuesday, July 1. With big name NHL free agents available like Paul Stastny, Thomas Vanek, Matt Niskanen, Ryan Miller, Christian Ehrhoff, Dan Boyle, and Jarome Iginla, we are going to be in for a pretty interesting, rumor filled day.
Today is a big day for all 30 NHL teams as they go out and try to find players that will make them better, and Cardiac Cane will be here to update you on everything that happens in 2014 NHL Free Agency.
This page will be updated with all signings, trades, rumors, and all other moves throughout the day on July 1 and beyond.
Jason Spezza – Ottawa Senators have traded Jason Spezza to the Dallas Stars for Alec Chiasson, Alex Guptill, Nicholas Paul, and a 2nd round pick in the 2015 NHL Draft, per reports. The trade is pending a trade call to the NHL.
Ottawa Senators – After making a huge trade involving Jason Spezza, the Ottawa Senators may be working on more trades that could get done today.
Manny Malhotra – The Montreal Canadiens and Manny Malhotra have agreed to terms on a one-year, $850,000 contract.
Christian Ehrhoff: The Pittsburgh Penguins and Christian Ehrhoff have agreed to terms on a one-year, $4 million contract.
Edmonton Oilers: Edmonton Oilers agree to terms on multi-year contracts for both Mark Fayne and Benoit Pouliot.
Chad Johnson: The New York Islanders and Chad Johnson have agreed to terms on a two-year contract at around $1.3 mill annually.
Milan Michalek: The Ottawa Senators and Milan Michalek have agreed to terms on a three-year deal worth $4 mill of AAV
Josh Gorges: The Montreal Canadiens have traded Josh Gorges to the Buffalo Sabres for a 2nd round draft pick in the 2015 NHL Draft.
Justin Peters: The Washington Capitals and Justin Peters have agreed to terms on a two year contract.
Paul Stastny: The St. Louis Blues strike gold, agree to terms with Paul Stastny.
Mike Cammalleri: New Jersey Devils and Mike Cammalleri agree to terms on a 5-year, $25 mill contract.
Clayton Stoner: The Anaheim Ducks and Clayton Stoner agree to terms on a four-year deal.
Jussi Jokinen: The Florida Panthers and Jussi Jokinen agree to terms on a four-year deal.
Tom Gilbert: The Montreal Canadiens and Tom Gilbert agree to terms on a new deal.
Brad Malone: The Carolina Hurricanes and Brad Malone have agreed to terms on a two-year contract.
Dan Boyle: The New York Rangers and Dan Boyle have agreed to terms on a two-year, $9 million deal.
Brooks Orpik: Brooks Orpik and the Washington Capitals have agreed to terms on a 5-year contract.
Mike Weaver: The Montreal Canadiens have re-signed UFA Mike Weaver for one year.
Ryan Miller: The Vancouver Canucks have agreed to terms on a three-year deal with Ryan Miller.
Ales Hemsky: The Dallas Stars have agreed to terms with Ales Hemsky on a three-year, $12 million deal.
Joe Vitale: The Arizona Coyotes and Joe Vitale have agreed to terms on a three-year deal.
Blake Comeau and Thomas Greiss: The Pittsburgh Penguins sign G Thomas Greiss and F Blake Comeau.
Brian Gionta: The Buffalo Sabres and Brian Gionta have agreed to terms on a three-year deal.
Shawn Thornton: The Florida Panthers have signed Shawn Thornton to a multi-year contract.
Mathieu Perrault: The Winnipeg Jets have signed C Mathieu Perrault.
Keith Aulie: The Edmonton Oilers have agreed to terms with D Keith Aulie.
Matt Frattin: Columbus Blue Jackets trade for Matt Frattin.
Jonas Hiller: The Calgary Flames have signed G Jonas Hiller to a two-year deal.
Thomas Vanek: The Minnesota Wild has signed Thomas Vanek.
Stephane Robidas: The Toronto Maple Leafs sign D Stephane Robidas.
Tanner Glass: Tanner Glass signs with the New York Rangers, and Dominic Moore will stay in New York.
Brett Sutter: The former Cane signed with the Minnesota Wild today.
Matt Moulson: Buffalo Sabres sign Matt Moulson to a 5-year, $25 million contract.
Anton Stralman: The Tampa Bay Lightning agree to terms with D Anton Stralman.
Mason Raymond: The Calgary Flames have signed F Mason Raymond to a multi-year contract.
Mike Kostka: The New York Rangers agree to terms with D Mike Kostka.
T.J. Brennan: The New York Islanders have signed T.J. Brennan to a one-year, one-way deal.
Brad Richards: After being bought out by the New York Rangers, Brad Richards will call Chicago home next year. He signs a one-year, $2 million contract.
Matt Niskanen: The Washington Capitals sign Matt Niskanen to a seven-year, $40.25 million contract.