Feb 24, 2021; Denver, Colorado, USA; Minnesota Wild left wing Zach Parise (11) celebrates his goal in the second period against the Colorado Avalanche at Ball Arena. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports
Day 1 of NHL Free Agency saw well over 100 signings across the league. Per Cap Friendly, there were 163 signings that totaled a walloping $785,100,000 in contract money. That total is now over $993 million. Pretty stunning in the so-called Flat Cap era.
Our previous list had Brandon Saad (signed w/Blues), Nick Ritchie (signed w/Leafs), David Krejci (retired), and Ondrej Kase (signed w/Leafs).