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2019 NHL Free Agency open thread & verified insiders Twitter stream

Discuss the deals and dollars tossed around as teams outline their rosters for the 2019-20 season.

Tampa Bay Lightning v Columbus Blue Jackets - Game Three Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images

We’ve reached the official start of the new season, which means all the contracts only good until the end of 2018-19 have now expired. Those players are now free agents, able to sign with another team.

Many new deals were outlined yesterday, but those still need to be confirmed with details ironed out. There are still plenty of players who need to mull their offers and choose a team for next season.

A selection of top unrestricted free agents available

Sergei Bobrovsky
Matt Duchene
Jake Gardiner
Gustav Nyquist
Artemi Panarin
Joe Pavelski
Joe Thornton
Mats Zuccarello

A selection of top restricted free agents

Sebastian Aho
Kyle Connor
Matthew Tkachuk
Patrik Laine
Mitch Marner
Zach Werenski