With the NHL Trade Deadline set for Feb. 24 at 3 p.m. ET, NHL.com has identified players to consider targeting in fantasy trades or on the waiver wire before potential moves happen in reality. For more fantasy hockey coverage, visit NHL.com/Fantasy and subscribe for free to the NHL Fantasy on Ice podcast.MORE FANTASY COVERAGE: Top 200 | 100 ‘F’ | 50 ‘D’ | 25 ‘G’
Potential 2020 unrestricted free agents | Restricted free agents
NOTE
: Players who play for non-contending teams, have expiring contracts after this or next season and/or have underachieved based on preseason fantasy expectations have been included on this list
FORWARD
Taylor Hall, LW, ARILatest NHL.com rank: 63NOTES
: Potential 2020 UFA; traded from New Jersey Devils to Arizona Coyotes this season
Chris Kreider, LW, NYRLatest NHL.com rank: 68NOTE
: Potential 2020 UFA
Evgenii Dadonov, LW/RW, FLALatest NHL.com rank: 73NOTE
: Potential 2020 UFA
Tomas Tatar, LW/RW, MTLLatest NHL.com rank: 75NOTE
: Potential 2021 UFA
Mike Hoffman, LW/RW, FLALatest NHL.com rank: 80NOTE
: Potential 2020 UFA
Ilya Kovalchuk, LW/RW, MTLLatest NHL.com rank: 109NOTE
: Potential 2020 UFA
Kyle Palmieri, RW, NJDLatest NHL.com rank: 116NOTE
: Non-contending team
Jean-Gabriel Pageau, C, OTTLatest NHL.com rank: 137NOTE
: Potential 2020 UFA
Anthony Duclair, LW/RW, OTTLatest NHL.com rank: 191NOTE
: Potential 2020 RFA
Mikael Granlund, LW/RW, NSHLatest NHL.com rank: N/RNOTE
: Potential 2020 UFA
Eric Staal, C, MINLatest NHL.com rank: N/RNOTE
: Potential 2021 UFA
Andreas Athanasiou, C/LW/RW, DETLatest NHL.com rank: N/RNOTE
: Potential 2020 RFA
Erik Haula, C/LW, CARLatest NHL.com rank: N/RNOTE
: Potential 2020 UFA
DEFENSEMAN
Jeff Petry, D, MTLLatest NHL.com rank: 99NOTE
: Potential 2021 UFA
Rasmus Ristolainen, BUFLatest NHL.com rank: 163NOTE
: Non-contending team
Erik Gustafsson, CHILatest NHL.com rank: 185NOTE
: Potential 2020 UFA
Sami Vatanen, NJDLatest NHL.com rank: N/R – INJ.NOTE
: Potential 2020 UFA
Matt Dumba, MINLatest NHL.com rank: N/RNOTE
: Rebuilding team
Dustin Byfuglien, WPGLatest NHL.com rank: N/RNOTE
: Potential 2021 UFA; contract with Winnipeg Jets uncertain
GOALIE
Robin Lehner, CHILatest NHL.com rank: 144NOTE
: Potential 2020 UFA
Alexandar Georgiev, NYRLatest NHL.com rank: 198NOTE
: Potential 2020 RFA
Henrik Lundqvist, NYRLatest NHL.com rank: N/RNOTE
: Potential 2021 UFA; no-movement clause
Jonathan Quick, LAKLatest NHL.com rank: N/RNOTE
: Does not have no-trade or no-movement clause

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