2005 Free Agent Listing

PHILADELPHIA

Tony Amonte, (UFA) Calgary August 2, 05

Nick Deschenes, (UFA)

Joey Hope, (UFA)

John LeClair, (UFA)

Jeff Smith, (UFA)

Radovan Somik, (UFA) Malmo, SWE July 25, 05

Peter White, (UFA)

Mattias Timander, (UFA) Modo, SWE July 22, 05

Sean Burke, (III) Tampa Bay August 9, 05

Claude LaPointe, (III)

Vladimir Malakhov, (III) New Jersey August 4, 05

Marcus Ragnarsson, (III) Almtuna, SWE April 17, 05

John Slaney, (III)

Alexei Zhamnov, (III) Boston August 4, 05

Boyd Kane, (VI)

Neil Little, (VI) Espoo, FIN July 19, 05

Ryan Ready, (VI)

Robert Esche, (II) Philadelphia August 10, 05

Simon Gagne, (II) Philadelphia August 8, 05

Kim Johnsson, (II) Philadelphia August 9, 05

Randy Jones, (II)

Freddy Meyer, (II)

David Prinz, (II)

Brankko Radivojevic, (II) Philadelphia August 9, 05

Dennis Seidenberg, (II) Philadelphia August 10, 05

Patrick Sharp, (II) Philadelphia August 9, 05

Wade Skolney, (II)

PHOENIX

Rick Berry, (UFA)

Brian Boucher, (UFA) Phoenix August 2, 05

Dan Cleary, (UFA)

Brad Ference, (UFA) Phoenix August 5, 05

Brent Johnson, (UFA)

Ivan Novoseltsev, (UFA)

Brian Savage, (UFA)

Jon Sim, (UFA) Philadelphia August 2, 05

Mike Stutzel, (UFA)

Andrei Nazarov, (III) Minnesota August 1, 05

Zac Bierk, (VI)

Jean-Marc Pellietier, (VI)

Nikos Tselios, (VI)

Eric Westrum, (VI)

Boyd Deveraux, (II) Phoenix July 28, 05

Sheldon Keefe, (II)

Krystoffer Kolanos, (II) Phoenix July 28, 05

Paul Mara, (II)

Derek Morris, (II) Phoenix August 11, 05

Mike Rupp, (II) Phoenix July 28, 05

Jeff Taffe, (II)

PITTSBURGH

Jean-Sebastien Aubin, (UFA)

Matt Bradley, (UFA)

Steven Crampton, (UFA)

Dan Focht, (UFA)

Steve McKenna, (UFA) Adelaide, AUS May 14, 05

Darcy Robinson, (UFA) Asiago, ITA August 7, 05

Michael Rozsival, (UFA)

Landon Wilson, (UFA)

Mike Eastwood, (III)

Mario Lemieux, (III)

Reid Simpson, (III)

Ramzi Abid, (VI) Atlanta August 6, 05

Chris Kelleher, (VI)

Alain Nasreddine, (VI)

Robert Scuderi, (VI) Pittsburgh August 9, 05

Colby Armstrong, (II)

Kris Beech, (II) Pittsburgh August 10, 05

Shane Endicott, (II) Pittsburgh August 11, 05

Matt Hussey, (II)

David Koci, (II)

Konstantin Koltsov, (II)

Milan Kraft, (II)

Guillaume Lefebvre, (II)

Ross Lupaschuk, (II) Mora, SWE July 12, 05

Aleksey Morozov, (II)

Ryan Malone, (II)

Josef Melichar, (II)

Matt Murley, (II)

Brooks Orpik, (II)

Michel Ouellet, (II)

Michal Sivek, (II)

Martin Strbak, (II) CSKA Moscow, RUS July 12, 05

Dick Tarnstrom, (II)

Jocelyn Thibault, (II)

ST LOUIS

Pavol Demitra, (UFA) Los Angeles August 2, 05

Jeff Hoggan, (UFA) St. Louis August 2, 05

Christian Laflamme, (UFA) Nurnberg, GER July 2, 05

Murray Baron, (III)

Aris Brimanis, (III)

Jeff Finley, (III)

Alexander Khavanov, (III) Toronto August 10, 05

Al MacInnis, (III)

Chris Osgood, (III) Detroit August 8, 05

Scott Pellerin, (III)

Andy Roach, (III) St. Louis July 28, 05

Jon Coleman, (VI)

Mike Mottau, (VI)

Jame Pollock, (VI) Nurnberg, GER July 2, 05

Eric Boguniecki, (II) St. Louis August 9, 05

Eric Brewer (II)

Trevor Byrne, (II)

Mike Glumac, (II)

Colin Hemingway, (II) St. Louis August 9, 05

Ryan Johnson, (II)

Patrick Lalime, (II) St. Louis July 28, 05

Jamal Mayers, (II)

Mark Rycroft, (II)

Bryce Salvador, (II) St. Louis August 9, 05

Brett Scheffelmaier, (II)

Peter Sejna, (II)

Mike Stuart, (II)

Matt Walker, (II) St. Louis July 28, 05

Igor Valeev, (II)

SAN JOSE

David Cloutier, (UFA)

Scott Ford, (UFA)

Aaron Gill, (UFA)

Mike Rathje, (III) Philadelphia August 2, 05

Wayne Primeau, (V) San Jose August 10, 05

Pat Rissmiller, (VI)

Miroslav Zalesak, (VI) Washington August 8, 05

Matt Carkner, (II)

Ryane Clowe, (II)

Rob Davison, (II) San Jose August 8, 05

Niko Dimatrakos, (II) San Jose August 10, 05

Nils Ekman, (II) San Jose August 10, 05

Jim Fahey, (II) San Jose August 8, 05

Alex Korolyuk, (II)

Patrick Marleau, (II)

Doug Murray, (II)

Scott Parker, (II)

Tom Preissing, (II) San Jose August 10, 05

Nolan Schaefer, (II)

Garrett Stafford, (II)

Brad Stuart, (II)

Marco Sturm, (II)

TAMPA BAY

Ben Clymer, (UFA) Washington August 8, 05

Brad Lukowich, (UFA) NY Islanders August 11, 05

Stanislav Neckar, (UFA)

Cory Stillman, (UFA) Carolina August 2, 05

Jamie Storr, (UFA)

Dave Andreychuk, (III)

Craig Darby, (III)

Nikolai Khabibulin, (III) Chicago August 5, 05

Darren Rumble, (III) Retired May 14, 05

Tim Taylor, (III) Tampa Bay July 28, 05

Terry Virtue, (III)

Nolan Pratt, (V) Tampa Bay August 5, 05

Andre Roy, (V) Pittsburgh August 4, 05

Jimmie Olvestad, (VI)

Dimitri Afanasenkov, (II) Tampa Bay August 9, 05

Nikita Alexeev, (II)

Dan Boyle, (II) Tampa Bay August 9, 05

Martin Cibak, (II) Tampa Bay July 28, 05

Brian Eklund, (II)

Ruslan Fedotenko, (II) Tampa Bay July 30, 05

Timo Helbling, (II) Tampa Bay August 5, 05

Andreas Holmqvist, (II) Linkopings, SWE July 2, 05

Jason Jaspers, (II)

Vincent Lecavalier, (II)

Eric Perrin, (II)

Martin St. Louis, (II)

Eero Somervuori, (II)

Shane Willis, (II)

TORONTO

Nathan Barrett, (UFA)

Harold Druken, (UFA)

Regan Kelly, (UFA)

Cam Keith, (UFA)

David Ling, (UFA)

Owen Nolan, (UFA)

Drake Berehowsky, (III)

Jeff Daw, (III)

Tie Domi, (III) Toronto August 4, 05

Ron Francis, (III)

Trevor Kidd, (III) Hannover, GER June 12, 05

Brian Leetch, (III) Boston August 3, 05

Jason MacDonald, (III)

Bryan Marchment, (III)

Alex Mogilny, (III)

Joe Nieuwendyk, (III) Florida August 1, 05

Gary Roberts, (III) Florida August 1, 05

Brad Leeb, (VI)

Marc Moro, (VI)

Nik Antropov, (II)

Wade Belak, (II) Toronto August 10, 05

Aki Berg, (II) Toronto August 10, 05

Luca Cereda, (II)

Pierre Hedin, (II)

Chad Kilger, (II)

Nathan Perrott, (II)

Karel Pilar, (II)

Jeff O’Neill, (II) Toronto July 30, 05

Clarke Wilm, (II)

VANCOUVER

Johnathan Aitken, (UFA)

Tim Smith, (UFA) Freiburg, GER August 2, 05

Marc Bergevin, (III)

Wade Flaherty, (III) Vancouver July 28, 05

Johan Hedberg, (III) Dallas August 5, 05

Mike Keane, (III)

Brad May, (III) Colorado August 5, 05

Markus Naslund, (III) Vancouver August 3, 05

Martin Rucinsky, (III) NY Rangers August 3, 05

Marek Malik, (V) NY Rangers August 2, 05

Nolan Baumgartner, (VI)

Wade Brookbank, (VI) Vancouver July 28, 05

Joe DiPenta, (VI) Anaheim August 11, 05

Lee Goren, (VI) Vancouver July 28, 05

Mikko Jokela, (VI) HPK, FIN July 5, 05

Jeff Heerema, (VI)

Justin Morrison, (VI)

Peter Sarno, (VI)

Bryan Allen, (II)

Tyler Bouck, (II) Vancouver August 11, 05

Artem Chubarov, (II)

Dan Cloutier, (II) Vancouver August 10, 05

Matt Cooke, (II)

Fedor Fedorov, (II)

Jason King, (II)

Brendan Morrison, (II) Vancouver August 5, 05

Mattias Ohlund, (II)

Brandon Reid, (II)

Jarkku Ruttu, (II)

Sami Salo, (II) Vancouver August 11, 05

Daniel Sedin, (II) Vancouver August 10, 05

Henrik Sedin, (II) Vancouver August 10, 05

Nathan Smith, (II)

WASHINGTON

Bates Battaglia, (UFA)

Jason Doig, (UFA)

Justin Eddy, (UFA)

Jean-Luc Grande-Pierre, (UFA)

John Gruden, (UFA)

Brad Norton, (UFA)

Louis Robitaille, (UFA)

Garrett Stroshein, (UFA)

Trent Whitfield, (UFA) St. Louis August 2, 05

Matt Yeats, (UFA)

Stephane Beauregard, (III)

Craig Johnson, (III) Dusseldorfer, GER June 12, 05

Kip Miller, (III)

Sebastien Charpentier, (VI) Tver, RUS July 13, 05

Matt Libby, (VI)

Brad Parsons, (VI)

Jeff Paul, (VI)

Mike Pudlick, (VI)

Jason Ulmer, (VI)

Darcy Verot, (VI)

Dwayne Zinger, (VI)

Jared Aulin, (II) Washington August 11, 05

Josef Boumedienne, (II)

Chris Clark, (II)

Jakub Cutta, (II) Washington August 11, 05

Steve Eminger, (II)

Jeff Halpern, (II)

Graham Mink, (II)

Shaone Morrisonn, (II)

Maxime Ouellet, (II)

Stephen Peat, (II)

Matt Pettinger, (II)

Rastislav Stana, (II)

Brian Sutherby, (II)

Brian Willsie, (II)

Brendan Witt, (II)

Nolan Yonkman, (II)

Danius Zubrus, (II)

Compiled and updated by Cory Brolund

EX NHLers Returning from Europe

Compiled and updated by Cory Brolund

RETIRED

Player Reason NHL Experience Date

Darren Rumble, (III) Age OTT, STL, TB May 14, 05

Jason Botterill, (II) Injury CGY, BUF June 28, 05

Benoit Dusablon, (VI) Injury NYR July 5, 05

Ken Gernander, (III) Age NYR July 18, 05

This list falls into the following categories:

- Group II (restricted; original team has right to match or accept draft-pick compensation);

- Group III (unrestricted; original team has no right to match)

- Group IV (restricted; players who have never signed a contract and are considered defected players)

- Group V (unrestricted; a player who has played in 11 professional games in each of the last 10 years, and makes less than the average salary of $1.312 million can declare for unrestricted free agency once in his career)

- Group VI (unrestricted; a player who is 25 years or older, has completed three or more professional seasons and in the case of a player other than a goaltender has played fewer than 80 NHL games, or in the case of a goaltender has played fewer than 28 NHL games).

- UFA (Unrestricted; a player who has been released from their current contract by a buyout, a 2/3 of remaining salary option all teams carry with all contracts, or Group II restricted free agents not offered a contract by their teams become Group III unrestricted free agents.)

Special Thanks to all of you who send in the always valuable infomationthat I sometimes miss or that I have not come across. Thanks a bunch!!

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