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Tomorrow, July 1st, marks the beginning of free agent frenzy in the NHL. With so many big names on the market this summer, a few teams are looking at the possibility of losing players that have been franchise cornerstones for many years. Here are the top 5 free agents that will be available come tomorrow: ZACH PARISE, NEW JERSEY DEVILS Perhaps the most enticing player available is New Jersey Devils Captain, Zach Parise. The Devils of course want him back, but there are several teams in the mix that could potentially make Parise a better long-term offer, including his hometown Minnesota Wild, the Detroit Red Wings, and the reigning Stanley Cup Champs. MARTIN BRODEUR, NEW JERSEY DEVILS Devils goaltender Martin Brodeur may also be testing free agency. Having spent his entire 18-season career with New Jersey, many were shocked to learn that he had hired an agent and would be listening to other offers. At 40 years old, Brodeur will probably be signing his last NHL contract, but the po...
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