Free Agent Frenzy NLL Style begins tomorrow- who’s available, who’s not and a complete list of players eligible as UFAs, RFAs, holdouts and potential RFAs
As teams continue to throw a few extra dollars at their future franchise players today, the 2013 Free Agent day is upon us (August 1) and while there aren’t a ton of players available to be signed, the list is a loaded with talent. Longer than the list of talent available is the length of guidelines that teams and players have to abide by to make sure they are dealing with the players properly.
To be eligible as an unrestricted free agent (UFA) a player must be 32 years of age or older during the 2012 calender year and have played a minimum of 6 indoor professional lacrosse seasons or part of and are not under contract for 2013. Much like we see in the other pro leagues especially the NHL, free agency can be a very busy day with teams trying to pick up a key piece to the puzzle but don’t expect massive deals worth loads of money as the current and newly signed, 1 year CBA may put a damper on any major moves.
After the jump, check out the lists that teams can pick from in hopes of taking a run at the 2013 NLL Champions Cup, then hit the boards and let it be know who you think your team should go after. READ MORE »