Hamilton may miss Rangers series (Getty Images)
This summer, there are a number of unrestricted free agents about to hit the market. Some names like Alex Ovechkin are unlikely to make it to July 28th, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t plenty of options.
Here’s a look by tiers at the top UFA’s available and some possible destinations.
NHL Free Agency: Top Tier
Dougie Hamilton (D): The NHL loves to chase after top-end right-handed defenseman. You saw what Alex Pietrangelo was able to get in this economy, and that’s what 28 year-old Dougie will go after too.