Paul Gaustad #28 Of The Nashville Predators Skates Getty Images
SUNRISE, FL - MARCH 03: Paul Gaustad #28 of the Nashville Predators skates in his first game as a Predator against the Florida Panthers at the BankAtlantic Center on March 3, 2012 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Photo gallery: Top free agents
The 2012 NHL free agency period kicks off July 1 with Zach Parise and Ryan Suter among the top skaters available.