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NHL Free Agents in 2010: Centers and Wingers

Tracking the unrestricted NHL free agents in the summer of 2010.

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Players signed are in bold, with last season's NHL team, age, and salary listed in brackets. 2010-11 team, length of contract and total value are below in italics.

Centers Signed
2009-10 team and salary are noted in brackets

Eric Belanger, 32 - to Coyotes/1 year/$750,000
(Capitals, $1.75 M)
Patrick O'Sullivan, 25 - to Hurricanes/1 year/$600,000
(Oilers, $2.9 M)
Jeff Halpern, 34 - to Canadiens/1 year/$600,000
(Kings, $2 M)
Mike Comrie, 29 - to Penguins/1 year/$500,000
(Oilers, $1.125 M)
Craig Conroy, 38 - to Flames/1 year/$500,00
(Flames, $1 M)
John Madden, 37 - to Wild/1 year/$1 M
(Blackhawks, $2.75 M)
Mike Modano, 40 - to Red Wings/1 year/$1.25 M
(Stars, $2.25 M)
Dominic Moore, 29 - to Lightning/2 years/$2.2 M
(Canadiens, $1.1 M)
Rob Niedermayer, 35 - to Sabres/1 year/$1.15 M
(Devils, $1 M)
Zenon Konopka, 29 - to Islanders/1 year
(Lightning, $500,000)
Matthew Lombardi, 28 - to Predators/3 years/$10.5 M
(Coyotes, $2.35 M)
Andrew Ebbett, 27 - to Coyotes/1 year
(Wild, $500,000)
Chris Higgins, 27 - to Panthers/1 year/$1.6 M
(Flames, $2.25 M)
Olli Jokinen, 31 - to Calgary/2 years/$6 M
(Rangers, $5.5 M)
Saku Koivu, 35 - to Ducks/2 years/$5 M
(Ducks, $3.25 M)
Matt Cullen, 33 - to Wild/3 years/$10.5 M
(Senators $2.8 M)
Vaclav Prospal, 37 - to Rangers/1 year/$1 M
(Rangers, $1.1 M)
Adam Burish, 27 - to Stars/2 years/$2.3 M
(Blackhawks, $725,000)
Manny Malhotra, 27 - to Canucks/3 years/$7.5 M
(Sharks, $700,000)

Centers Available
Listed by 2009-10 team and salary

Jason Williams, Red Wings, 29, $1,500,000
Brendan Morrison, Capitals, 34, $1,500,000
Wayne Primeau, Maple Leafs, 34, $1,400,000
Kyle Wellwood, Canucks, 27, $1,200,000
Ryan Johnson, Canucks, 33, $1,200,000
Robert Lang, Coyotes, 39, $1,000,000
Glen Metropolit, Canadiens, 36, $1,000,000
Jim Slater, Thrashers, 27, $840,000
Rickard Wallin, Maple Leafs, 29, $800,000
Adam Mair, Sabres, 31, $775,000
Jamie Lundmark, Maple Leafs, 29, $600,000
Stephane Yelle, Avalanche, 35, $550,000
Derek MacKenzie, Blue Jackets, 30, $550,000
Toby Petersen, Stars, 31, $550,000

Left Wings Signed
2009-10 team and salary are noted in brackets

Kirk Maltby, 36 - to Red Wings/1 year/$525,000
(Red Wings, $750,000)
Fredrik Modin, 34 - to Thrashers/1 year/$800,000
(Kings, $3.5 M)
Ilya Kovalchuk, 26 - to Devils/15 years/$100 M
(Devils, $7.5 M)
Clarke MacArthur, 25 - to Maple Leafs/1 year/$1.1 M
(Thrashers, $1.4 M)
Matt Ellis, 27 - to Sabres/1 year/$625,000
(Sabres, $500,000)
Tim Kennedy, 24 - to Rangers/1 year/$550,000
(Sabres, $635,000)
Raffi Torres 27 - to Canucks/1 year/$1 M
(Sabres, $2.75 M)
Jon Sim, 31 - to Islanders/1 year
(Islanders, $1 M)
Taylor Pyatt, 27 - to Coyotes/1 year/$1 M
(Coyotes, $600,000)
Alexei Ponikarovsky, 29 - to Kings/1 year/$3 M
(Penguins, $2.5 M)
Alexander Frolov, 27 - to Rangers/1 year/$3 M
(Kings, $4 M)
Eric Boulton, 32 - to Thrashers/1 year/$650,000
(Thrashers,$600,000)
Raitis Ivanans, 30 - to Calgary/2 years/$1.15 M
(Kings, $600,000)
Brad Winchester, 28 - to Blues/1 year/$700,000
(Blues, $800,000)
Ray Whitney, 37 - to Coyotes/2 years/$6 M
(Hurricanes, $3.55 M)
Alex Tanguay, 29 - to Calgary/1 year/$1.7 M
(Lightning $2.5 M)
Jeff Tambellini, - to Canucks/1 year/$500,000
(Islanders, $580,000)
Colby Armstrong, 27 - to Toronto/3 years/$9 M
(Thrashers, $2.4 M)
Derek Boogaard, 27 - to NY Rangers/4 years/$6.5 M
(Wild, $1.25 M)
Jody Shelley, 33 - to Flyers/3 years/$3.3 M
(Rangers, $725,000)
Eric Nystrom, 26 - to Wild/3 years/$4.2 M
(Flames, $775,000)

Left Wings Available
Listed by 2009-10 team and salary

Paul Kariya, Blues, 34, $6,000,000
Vyacheslav Kozlov, Thrashers, 37, $3,850,000
Darcy Tucker, Avalanche, 34, $2,300,000
Ruslan Fedotenko, Penguins, 30, $1,800,000
Jere Lehtinen, Stars, 36, $1,500,000
Christoph Schubert, Thrashers, 27, $900,000
Steve Begin, Bruins, 31, $850,000
Stephane Veilleux, Lightning, 27, $750,000
David Koci, Avalanche, 28, $575,000
Quintin Laing, Capitals, 30,$500,000

Right Wings Signed
2009-10 team and salary are noted in brackets

Arron Asham, 31 - to Penguins/1 year/$700,000
(Flyers, $640,000)
Fernando Pisani, 32 - to Blackhawks/1 year/$500,000
(Oilers, $2.5 M
Teemu Selanne, 39 - to Ducks/1 year/$3.5 M
(Ducks, $2 M)
Jamal Mayers, 34 - to Sharks/1 year/$600,000
(Flames, $1.4 M)
Tim Jackman, 27 - to Calgary/2 years/$1.1 M
(Islanders, $550,000)

Right Wings Available
Listed by 2009-10 team and salary

Pavol Demitra, Canucks, 34, $4,000,000
Lee Stempniak, Coyotes, 26, $3,500,000
Owen Nolan, Wild, 37, $2,750,000
Scott Walker, Capitals, 35, $2,500,000
Marek Svatos, Avalanche, 27, $2,350,000
Bill Guerin, Penguins, 38, $2,000,000
Petr Sykora, Wild, 32, $1,600,000
Mike Grier, Sabres, 34, $1,200,000
Evgeny Artyukhin, Thrashers, 26, $1,000,000
Mark Recchi, Bruins, 41, $1,000,000
Richard Park, Islanders, 33, $800,000
Wade Belak, Predators, 32, $650,000
Shawn Thornton, Bruins, 31, $550,000
Jed Ortmeyer, Sharks, 30, $550,000
Dean McAmmond, Devils, 36, $550,000
Brandon Bochenski, Lightning, 27, $550,000
Brian McGrattan, Flames, 27, $547,000

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