Back before the free agency frenzy began on July 1, ESPN Insider's Craig Custance ranked the top 50 unrestricted free agents. Almost two weeks later, 10 of those players are still on the market.
So who is the best guy available?
Alexander Semin's talent is unquestionable, but he is known to disappear when needed the most.
Shane Doan would almost certainly be staying in Phoenix if it had stable ownership in place, but the Coyotes' uncertainty could end up being another team's good fortune.
Daniel Winnik helped the Sharks' fourth line a lot once he adjusted to the move from Colorado. There are a few teams that he would fit well on.