Former Red Wing among NHL's top remaining free agents

Former Red Wing among NHL's top remaining free agents
Former Red Wing among NHL's top remaining free agents

The Red Wings will still be around $8 million under the cap after those players are signed. What will general manager Steve Yzerman do with that money? The Red Wings are in position to bail out a cap-strapped team by acquiring an expiring contract for a high draft pick, like they did last month by getting a second-pick from the New York Rangers for defenseman Marc Staal’s $5.7 million cap hit.