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2012 NHL Free Agent Signings

Tracking the unrestricted NHL free agents in the summer of 2012. Updated daily.

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Updated August 17, 2012

Players signed are in bold, with age, 2012-13 team, length of contract, and total value included (where available). Last season's NHL team is listed in brackets.

See bottom of this page for a list of remaining 2012 NHL Unrestricted Free Agents.

Forwards Signed
2011-12 team noted in brackets

Bobby Butler, 25 - to Devils/2 years
(Senators)
Alexander Semin, 28 - to Hurricanes/1 year/$7 million
(Capitals)
Keith Aucoin, 33 - to Maple Leafs/1 year/$650,000
(Capitals)
Daniel Winnik, 27 - to Ducks/2 years/$3.6 million
(Sharks)
Tim Wallace, 27 - to Hurricanes/1 year/$700,000
(Lightning)
Chris Porter, 28 - to Blues/1 year/$650,000
(Blues)
Kyle Wellwood, 29 - to Jets/1 year/$1.6 million
(Jets)
Benn Ferriero, 25 - to Penguins/1 year/$700,000
(Sharks)
Nick Johnson, 26 - to Coyotes/1 year/$725,000
(Wild)
Teemu Selanne, 42 - to Ducks/1 year/$4.5 million
(Ducks)
Peter Mueller, 24 - to Panthers/1 year/$1.725 million
(Avalanche)
Wojtek Wolski, 26 - to Capitals/1 year/$600,000
(Panthers)
Jamie Langenbrunner, 36 - to Blues/1 year/$1.25 million
(Blues)
Krys Barch, 32 - to Devils/2 years/$1.5 million
(Panthers)
Jeff Halpern, 36 - to Rangers/1 year/$700,000
(Capitals)
Kevin Porter, 26 - to Sabres/2 years/$1.07 million
(Avalanche)
Ruslan Fedotenko, 33 - to Flyers/1 year/$1.75 million
(Rangers)
Zach Parise, 27 - to Wild/13 years/$98 million
(Devils)
Steve Sullivan, 37 - to Coyotess/1 year/$1.85 million
(Penguins)
Taylor Pyatt, 30 - to Rangers/2 years/$3.1 million
(Coyotes)
Jaromir Jagr, 40 - to Stars/1 year/$4.5 million
(Flyers)
Olli Jokinen, 33 - to Jets/2 years/$9 million
(Flames)
Jiri Hudler, 28 - to Flames/4 years/$16 million
(Red Wings)
Andrew Ebbett, 29 - to Canucks/1 year/$600,000
(Canucks)
Joey Crabb, 29 - to Capitals/1 year/$950,000
(Maple Leafs)
John Scott, 29 - to Sabres/1 year/$600,000
(Rangers)
Brian McGrattan, 30 - to Predators/1 year
(Predators)
Toby Petersen, 33 - to Stars/2 years
(Stars)
Chris Kelly, 31 - to Bruins/4 years/$12 million
(Bruins)
George Parros, 32 - to Panthers/2 years/$1.85 million
(Ducks)
Colby Armstrong, 29 - to Canadiens/1 year/$1 million
(Maple Leafs)
Alexei Ponikarovsky, 32 - to Jets/1 year/$1.8 million
(Devils)
P.A. Parenteau, 29 - to Avalanche/4 years/$16 million
(Islanders)
Brandon Prust, 28 - to Canadiens/4 years/$10 million
(Rangers)
Brad Boyes, 30 - to Islanders/1 years/$1 million
(Sabres)
Tanner Glass, 34 - to Penguins/2 years/$2.2 million
(Jets)
Adam Burish, 29 - to Sharks/4 years/$7.2 million
(Stars)
Guillaume Latendresse, 25 - to Senators/1 year/$1.125 million
(Wild)
Ray Whitney, 40 - to Stars/2 years/$9 million
(Coyotes)
Torrey Mitchell, 27 - to Wild/3 years/$5.7 million
(Sharks)
John Mitchell, 30 - to Avalanche/2 years/$2.2 million
(Rangers)
Mikael Samuelsson, 35 - to Red Wings/2 years/$6 million
(Panthers)
Jordin Tootoo, 29 - to Red Wings/3 years/$5.7 million
(Predators)
Darcy Hordichuk, 31 - to Oilers/1 year/$850,00
(Oilers)
Jay McClement, 29 - to Maple Leafs/2 years/$3 million
(Avalanche)
Dustin Penner, 29 - to Kings/1 year/$3.25 million
(Kings)
Arron Asham, 34 - to Rangers/2 years/$2 million
(Penguins)
Zenon Konopka, 31 - to Wild/2 years/1.85 million
(Senators)
David Moss, 30 - to Coyotes/2 years/
(Flames)
Warren Peters, 29 - to Penguins/1 year/$600,000
(Wild)

Defensemen Signed
2011-12 team noted in brackets

Scott Hannan, 33 - to Predators/1 year/$1 million
(Flames)
Aaron Johnson, 29 - to Bruins/1 year/$650,000
(Blue Jackets)
Marc-Andre Gragnani, 25 - to Hurricanes/1 year/$600,000 million
(Canucks)
Garnet Exelby, 30 - to Bruins/1 year/$600,000 million
(Red Wings)
Derek Joslin, 25 - to Canucks/1 year/$700,000 million
(Hurricanes)
Bruno Gervais, 27 - to Flyers/2 years/$1.65 million
(Lightning)
Matt Carle, 27 - to Lightning/6 years/$33 million
(Flyers)
Ryan Suter, 27 - to Wild/13 years/$98 million
(Predators)
Bryce Salvador, 36 - to Devils/3 years/9.5 million
(Devils)
Jeff Woywitka, 27 - to Blues/1 year
(Rangers)
Jason Garrison, 27 - to Canucks/6 years/$27.6 million
(Panthers)
Aaron Rome, 28 - to Stars/3 years/$4.5 million
(Canucks)
Sheldon Souray, 35 - to Ducks/3 years/$11 million
(Stars)
Francis Bouillon, 36 - to Canadiens/1 years/$1.5 million
(Predators)
Adrian Aucoin, 39 - to Blue Jackets/1 years/$2 million
(Coyotes)
Joe Corvo, 35 - to Hurricanes/1 year/$2 million
(Bruins)
Matt Carkner, 31 - to Islanders/3 years/$4.5 million
(Senators)
Filip Kuba, 35 - to Panthers/2 years/$8 million
(Senators)
Greg Zanon, 32 - to Avalanche/2 years/$4.5 million
(Jets)
Mike Lundin, 27 - to Senators/1 years/$1.15 million
(Wild)
Sheldon Brookbank, 31 - to Blackhawks/2 years/$2.5 million
(Ducks)
Bryan Allen, 31 - to Ducks/3 years/$10.5 million
(Hurricanes)
Sami Salo, 37 - to Lightning/2 years/$7.5 million
(Canucks)

Goaltenders Signed
2011-12 team noted in brackets

Al Montoya, 27 - to Jets/1 year/$601,000
(Islanders)
Martin Brodeur, 40 - to Devils/2 year/$9 million
(Devils)
Johan Hedberg, 39 - to Devils/2 year/$2.8 million
(Devils)
Chris Mason, 36 - to Predators/1 year/$1.25 million
(Jets)
Michael Leighton, 31 - to Flyers/1 year/$900,000
(Flyers)
Jonas Gustavsson, 27 - to Red Wings/2 years/$3 million
(Maple Leafs)

Who's Left?
Remaining 2012 NHL Unrestricted Free Agents:
Forwards
Defensemen
Goaltenders
NHL Free Agent Center: An explanation of restricted and unrestricted free agents, the NHL salary cap, and more.

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