PHT Morning Skate: Welcome to free agent frenzy, folks

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• Dale Tallon figures he’s going to have a good day today. (

• Edmonton’s new head coach Dave Tippett wants the team to supply him with the goods in free agency. (

• Offer sheet(s)? Will we see one? (Toronto Sun)

• A question for every NHL team that needs to be answered this offseason. (Sports Illustrated)

• Five teams that should be the most active in free agency. (Forbes)

• What in the world is Marc Bergevin going to do? (Sportsnet)

• Ready for a rhyme? Can the Blues afford to lose Patrick Maroon? (The Hockey Writers)

• Kings, Ducks not looking to make a splash in the big-name free agent market. (Los Angeles Times)

• NHL well-represented at World Pride Parade. (

• Ken Holland’s July shopping list: backup goalie, scoring winger(s), cap space, miracles. (Edmonton Journal)

• Avs are favorites to land Joonas Donskoi. (NBC Sports Bay Area)

• How much money is Brock Boeser going to get? (Grand Forks Herald)

• Video: Which NHL free agents are worth the risk? (

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Scott Billeck is a writer for Pro Hockey Talk on NBC Sports. Drop him a line at or follow him on Twitter @scottbilleck.