NHL Free Agency: Top 10 UFAs in early September

Well, the pool of talent available is smaller at this point.

A week ago, Sam Steel and Sam Gagner were still on the market. Both inexpensive deals signed on to be among the last six options, and Minnesota and Winnipeg would be better off.

But we are less than two weeks away from training camp, and the pressure is mounting on the teams to find out everything quickly. There’s a good chance we’ll see two of these players below have signed up at the right time.