Best five free agents still on the market
July, 24, 2013
By Craig Custance | ESPN Insider
Harry How/Getty ImagesAfter taking a year off, Tim Thomas is one of the best NHL free agents on the market.As the agent for high-profile players like Sidney Crosby, Patrick Kane and Jonathan Tavares, Pat Brisson has a pretty good read on the ebbs and flows of the summer market. Right now, it's slow.
There was a flurry of activity to get players signed at the outset of free agency, but the salary-cap drop has squeezed teams that might prefer to continue shopping.