As with every off-season, many teams are forced to let some of their players go due to the limited space they have under the salary cap.
However, sometimes, whether these players are restricted players or unrestricted free agents, some teams simply abandon players they no longer want or with whom they do not agree to the terms of the contract extension.
This summer, some players who are restricted and Free Agents may not receive a qualifying offer from their team for all kinds of reasons. Thus these players become as free as air.
So it won’t just turn the attention of the various National Hockey League teams to unrestricted Free Agents when the Free Agent Market opens on July 13.
In fact, Elliot Friedman claimed in one of his last episodes of 32 ideas that some players FRG You may not receive eligible offers. Thus these players can become very attractive to other teams in the NHL.
On Friday’s 32 Thoughts podcast, links to your favorite platform are here: https://t.co/nMXprOcD8k Jeff’s plural in Buffalo. Enjoy!
– Elliot Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) June 3, 2022
How can a RFA player become a UFA?
It is very simple.
Either the RFA player’s team simply decides not to make a qualifying bid for that player, or the same team decides to let the player go.
The team may reject the referee’s decision only if the contract salary awarded by the referee is in excess of $4,538,958. In this case, the player will also become an unrestricted free agent.
Here are Friedman’s words about potential RFAs who may not receive a qualifying offer.
“There is a lot of eye on qualifying bids. The hat space is tight, and the figure to be left for the referee this summer is $4,538,958. If they are not satisfied with the player’s production, teams may choose to let them go for free in July rather than risk an award They cannot escape from it.
Toronto fans were left baffled by an Instagram post by Ondrej KaseOndrej Kase thanking Maple Leafs fans, taking it as an indication he might be leaving. It’s premature, and I think there are talks going on, but it’s not wrong to think that the team would be afraid of the refereeing decision in a tight situation.
Other viewers include: Ethan Beer (Caroline), Denis Gurianov (Dallas), Caspere Cabanen (Pittsburgh), Dylan Strom (Chicago), Miles Wood and Pavel Zacha (New Jersey). This does not mean that all of these players are guaranteed to get into the market, but rather that the teams are watching to see what decisions are made. – Elliot Friedman
Therefore, many NHL teams will keep a close eye on qualifying performances offered or not made by certain teams on RFA players.
Teams may bid hostile to some of these players. Thus, potential hostile performances also need to be watched.
On the CH side, the restricted free agents are: Kale Clague, Samuel Montembeault Rem Pitlick, Michael Pezzetta and Alexander Romanov.
Of these five players, only Romanov will not be entitled to arbitration and will not be able to receive hostile offers.
It will be interesting to see if Kent Hughes looks at the record of some banned free agents from other teams.
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