NHL

Offseason Tracker - East

Atlanta Thrashers

Available UFAs: F Kevin Doell, D Alexei Zhitnik

Available RFAs: None

Notable Signings: G Johan Hedberg (multi-year contract), D Ron Hainsey (5-years, $22.5 million), F Eric Boulton (2-year contract), F Jason Williams (1-year, $2.2 million) , G Kari Lehtonen (undisclosed), F Marty Reasoner (undisclosed), F Brett Sterling (multi-year), F Mike Hoffman (undisclosed).

Trades: Acquired defenceman Mathieu Schneider for defenceman Ken Klee and forwards Brad Larsen and Chad Painchaud.

Boston Bruins

Available UFAs: D Bobby Allen, G Jordan Sigalet, F Glen Murray

Available RFAs: D Johnny Boychuk

Notable Signings: D Mark Stuart (multi-year contract), F Michael Ryder (3 years, $12 million), F Petteri Nokelainen (2-years, $1.7 million), D Dennis Wideman (multi-year contract), F Martin St. Pierre (undisclosed), F Stephane Yelle (undisclosed)

Trades: Acquired left wing Matt Marquardt from the Columbus Blue Jackets for defenceman Jonathan Sigalet; acquired defenceman Johnny Boychuk from the Colorado Avalanche for forward Matt Hendricks.

Buffalo Sabres

Available UFAs: D Nolan Pratt, G Jocelyn Thibault

Available RFAs: None

Notable Signings: F Paul Gaustad, G Patrick Lalime (2-year, $2 million), F Daniel Paille (multi-year contract), F Clarke MacArthur (1-year contract), G Ryan Miller (5-year, $31.25 million extension), F Mathieu Darche (1-year, $575,000 contract), D Teppo Numminen (1-year contract).

Trades: Acquired veteran defenceman Craig Rivet and a seventh-round selection in the 2010 entry draft from the San Jose Sharks in exchange for second-round selections in the 2009 and 2010 drafts; acquired a second round draft pick in 2010 and third round pick in 2009 in exchange for right wing Steve Bernier.

Carolina Hurricanes

Available UFAs: D Bret Hedican

Available RFAs: F Brandon Nolan

Notable Signings: G Michael Leighton (2-year, $1.2 million contract), D Tim Gleason (4-year, $11 million contract), F Tuomo Ruutu (1-year, $2.25 million), D Josef Melichar (1-year, $1 million), D Joni Pitkanen (3-years, $12 million), D Dennis Seidenberg (1-year, $1.2 million), F Chad Larose (1-year, $875,000), D Tim Conboy (2-year contract), F Wade Brookbank (1-year contract), F Joe Jensen (1-year contract), F Ryan Bayda (1-year contract), F Matt Murley (1-year contract).

Trades: Acquired the rights to left wing Darcy Hordichuk from the Nashville Predators for a 2009 fifth-round pick; acquired D Joni Pitkanen from Edmonton for F Erik Cole.

Florida Panthers

Available UFAs: D Jassen Cullimore

Available RFAs: F Drew Larman, D Martin Lojek

Notable Signings: F Gregory Campbell (2-year contract), F Rostislav Olesz (6 years, $18.75M), Cory Stillman (3-year, $10.6 million), F Anthony Stewart (1-year contract), F Stefan Meyer (1-year contract), D Rory Fitzpatrick (2-year contract), D Jay Bouwmeester (1-year contract)

Trades: Acquired defencemen Keith Ballard and Nick Boynton and a 2008 second-round pick from the Phoenix Coyotes for centre Olli Jokinen.

Montreal Canadiens

Available UFAs: F Bryan Smolinski

Available RFAs: None

Notable Signings: F Georges Laraque (3-year, $4.5 million contract), G Marc Denis (1-year, two-way contract), F Maxim Lapierre (2-year, $1.375 million contract), G Jaroslav Halak (2-year contract), D Josh Gorges (3-year contract), D Ryan O'Byrne (3-year contract), D Shawn Belle (1-year contract), F Mike Glumac (1-year contract), D Patrice Brisebois (1-year contract).

Trades: Acquired centre Robert Lang from Chicago Blackhawks for second round pick in 2010; acquired left wing Alex Tanguay and a 2008 fifth-round pick from the Calgary Flames for a 2008 first-round pick and a 2009 second-round pick; traded forward Mikhail Grabovski to Toronto for defenceman Greg Pateryn and a second round pick in 2010; acquired defenceman Shawn Belle from the Minnesota Wild for forward Corey Locke.

New Jersey Devils

Available UFAs: None

Available RFAs: None

Notable Signings: D Bryce Salvador (4 years, $11.6 million); F Jay Pandolfo (3 years, $7.5 million), F Barry Tallackson (undisclosed), F David Clarkson (undisclosed), F Brian Rolston (4-years, $20.25 million), F Bobby Holik (1-year, $2.5 million), G Scott Clemmensen (1-year contract), D Jay Leach (undisclosed), F Rod Pelley (undisclosed).

Trades: Acquire forward Kevin Cormier from the Phoenix Coyotes for defenceman Sean Zimmerman.

New York Islanders

Available UFAs: D Bryan Berard, F Kip Brennan, F Matt Keith

Available RFAs: D Matt Spiller

Notable Signings: D Mark Streit (5-years, $20.5 million), F Doug Weight (1-year, $1.75 million, could reach $4.3 million with bonuses), F Jeff Tambellini (2-year, $1.175 million), F Jeremy Colliton (1-year contract), F Ben Walter (1-year contract), F Sean Bergenheim (2-years, $1.725 million), F Frans Nielsen (4-years, $2.1 million), D Bruno Gervais (3-year contract).

Trades:

New York Rangers

Available UFAs: D Marek Malik, F Brendan Shanahan

Available RFAs:

Notable Signings: F Markus Naslund (2-year, $8 million contract), D Dmitri Kalinin (1-year), F Aaron Voros (undisclosed), F Patrick Rissmiller (undisclosed), D Michal Rozsival (4-years, $20 million), D Wade Redden (6-years, $39 million), G Stephen Valiquette (undisclosed), D Paul Mara (1-year, $1.95 million), F Nigel Dawes (undisclosed), F Greg Moore (undisclosed), F Fredrik Sjostrom (undisclosed).

Trades: Acquired a 2008 third-round pick from the Phoenix Coyotes for right wing Alex Bourret; acquired F Nikolai Zherdev and F Dan Fritsche from the Columbus Blue Jackets for D Fedor Tyutin and D Christian Backman; acquired 2009 fifth-round draft pick (originally Pittsburgh's pick) from Toronto Maple Leafs for forward Ryan Hollweg.

Ottawa Senators

Available UFAs: F Martin Lapointe, F Randy Robitaille

Available RFAs: None

Notable Signings: F Chris Kelly (4-year contract), G Alex Auld (2-years, $2 million), F Shean Donovan (2 years, $1.25 million), F Jarkko Ruutu (3-years, $3.9 million), F Josh Hennessy (2-year contract), D Brendan Bell (1-year contract), D Jason Smith (2-years, $5.2-million), F Antoine Vermette (2 years, $5.25-million), F Brad Isbister (1-year, two-way contract), D Luke Richardson (1-year, two-way contract).

Trades: Acquired 2009 fifth-round pick from the Phoenix Coyotes for forward Brian McGrattan; acquired defencemen Filip Kuba and Alexandre Picard and a 2009 first-round pick from the Tampa Bay Lightning for the rights to defenceman Andrej Meszaros; acquired forward Ryan Shannon from the Vancouver Canucks in exchange for defenceman Lawrence Nycholat.

Philadelphia Flyers

Available UFAs: F Jesse Boulerice, F Jim Dowd

Available RFAs: D Nate Guenin

Notable Signings: F Jeff Carter (3-year, $15 million contract), D Steve Eminger (one-year contract), D Ossi Vaananen (1-year, $1 million), F Glen Metropolit (2-years), Nate Raduns (1-year) , F Riley Cote (3-years, undisclosed), D Randy Jones (2-years, undisclosed), F Arron Asham (multi-year contract), F Joffrey Lupul (4-year contract extension).

Trades: Acquired defenceman Danny Syvret from the Edmonton Oilers for centre Ryan Potulny; acquired a 2008 seventh-round pick and a 2009 conditional fourth-round pick from the Tampa Bay Lightning for the rights to left wing Vaclav Prospal; acquired 2008 first- and third-round picks from the Columbus Blue Jackets for centre R.J. Umberger and a 2008 fourth-round pick; acquired defenceman Steve Eminger and a 2008 third-round pick from the Washington Capitals for a 2008 first-round pick; acquired defenceman Janne Niskala from the Nashville Predators for left wing Triston Grant and a 2009 seventh-round pick; acquired Patrik Hersely and Ned Lukacevic from the L.A. Kings for Denis Gauthier and a 2nd round pick.

Pittsburgh Penguins

Available UFAs: D Alain Nasreddine

Available RFAs: D Danny Richmond

Notable Signings: Miroslav Satan (1-year, $3.5 million), Ruslan Fedotenko (1-year, $2.5 million), F Pascal Dupuis (3 years, $4.2 million), D Mark Eaton (2 years, $2 million), F Eric Godard (undisclosed), D Brooks Orpik (6-years, $22.5 million), F Matt Cooke (2-years, $2.4 million), F Connor James (1-year contract), F Kris Beech (1-year contract), F Ryan Stone (1-year contract), F Bill Thomas (1-year contract), F Jeff Taffe (1-year contract), F Jonathan Filewich (2-year contract), D Joey Mormina (1-year contract)

Trades: Acquired defenceman Danny Richmond from the Chicago Blackhawks for forward Tim Brent.

Tampa Bay Lightning

Available UFAs: F Andreas Karlsson, F Karl Stewart, F Tim Taylor

Available RFAs: None

Notable Signings: F Ryan Malone (7-year, $31.5 million contract), F Gary Roberts (1-year contract), F Vaclav Prospal (multi-year contract); F Radim Vrbata (3 years, $9 million); F Adam Hall (3-year, $1.8 million), G Olaf Kolzig (1-year, $1.5 million), F Ryan Craig (2-years, $1.575 million), D Janne Niskala (1-year, $600,000), F Zenon Konopka (2-year contract), F Mark Recchi (1-year, $1.25 million), F Brandon Bochenski (two-year contract), D Andrew Hutchinson (2-year contract), F Chris Gratton (1-year contract), D Andrej Meszaros (6-year contract).

Trades: Acquired the rights to defenceman Andrej Meszaros from the Ottawa Senators for defencemen Filip Kuba and Alexandre Picard and a 2009 first-round pick; acquired the rights to left wing Vaclav Prospal from the Philadelphia Flyers for a 2008 seventh-round pick and a 2009 conditional fourth-round pick; acquired defenceman Matt Carle, defenceman Ty Wishart, a first round selection in the 2009 entry draft and a fourth round selection in the 2010 entry draft for defencemen Dan Boyle and Brad Lukowich from the San Jose Sharks.

Toronto Maple Leafs

Available UFAs: F Mats Sundin

Available RFAs: None

Notable Signings: D Jeff Finger (4-year, $14 million), G Curtis Joseph (1-year, $700,000), F Mikhail Grabovski (1-year, $850,000), F Dominic Moore (1-year contract), F Matt Stajan (2-years, $3.5 million), F Alex Foster (1-year contract), F Ben Ondrus (1-year contract).

Trades: Acquired right wing Jamal Mayers from the St. Louis Blues for a 2008 third-round pick; acquired forward Mikhail Grabovski from Montreal for defenceman Greg Pateryn and a second round pick in 2010; acquired forward Ryan Hollweg from the New York Rangers for a 2009 fifth-round draft pick.

Washington Capitals

Available UFAs: F Ben Clymer

Available RFAs: None

Notable Signings: D Mike Green (4 years, $21 million), G Jose Theodore (2-years, $9 million), F Keith Aucoin (undisclosed), F Sergei Fedorov (1-year, $4-million), LW Brooks Laich (3-year contract), F Boyd Gordon (1-year contract), D Shaone Morrisonn (1-year contract).

Trades: Acquired a 2008 first-round pick from the Philadelphia Flyers for defenceman Steve Eminger and a 2008 third-round pick.

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