GLENDALE, AZ - APRIL 27: Shea Weber #6 of the Nashville Predators awaits a face off against the Phoenix Coyotes in Game One of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Jobing.com Arena on April 27, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Predators 4-3 in overtime. (Photo by Christian Petersen/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.