NEWARK, NJ - MARCH 30: Mike Mottau #27 of the New Jersey Devils clears the puck from Mark Recchi #28 of the Boston Bruins at the Prudential Center on March 30, 2010 in Newark, New Jersey. The Bruins defeated the Devils 1-0 in overtime. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
For your reference: a list of available free agent defensemen...after the jump. I (or someone with more access than me) will cross names off once they're gone. Bit players left off the list for space considerations.
Mark Eaton Islanders, $5M over 2 years Sergei Gonchar Senators, $16.5M over 3 years, NTC Milan Jurcina Islanders, 1 year at $1M Pavel Kubina Lightning, $7.7M over 2 years Jordan Leopold Sabres, three years, financials undisclosed Toni Lydman Ducks, $9M over 3 years Paul Martin Penguins, $25M over 5 years Zbynek Michalek Penguins, $20M over 5 years Derek Morris Coyotes, $11M over 4 years Sean O`Donnell Flyers, 1 year at $1M Jason Strudwick Oilers, 1 year, financials undisclosed Anton Volchenkov Six years, $25.5 million
Updates, obviously, to come!