List of Players going for Arbitration
A list of players have filed for arbitration and Senators forward Antoine Vermette and Panthers defenseman Jay Bouwmeester lead the top of the list.
The list includes:
Florida defenseman Jay Bouwmeester
Ottawa forward Antoine Vermette
Centre Brooks Laich and defenceman Shaone Morrisonn of Washington
Minnesota Wild forwards Pierre-Marc Bouchard and Stephane Veilleux. Defenceman Dennis Wideman of the Boston Bruins
Carolina forward Chad LaRose
Right winger Marek Svatos of the Colorado Avalanche
New York Islanders forward Sean Bergenheim
Centre Dan Fritsche of the New York Rangers
St. Louis centre Jay McClement
Forward Marcel Goc of the San Jose Sharks
Detroit centre Valtteri Filppula
Nashville defenceman Ville Koistinen.
The deadline for teams to decide to take players to salary arbitration is Sunday. Hearings will be held from July 20-Aug. 4.