NHL Free Agency 2012 Open Thread

Hey, Sabres fans, here's your open discussion forum for the first day of free agency. Any Sabres signings will receive their own posts, but feel free to hang out here all day and chat about the day's news.

Some signings that have already happened:

- Gaustad to Nashville, 4 years, $14 million

- Staal re-signed with Carolina, 10 years, $60 million

- Ryan Smyth re-signed with Edmonton for 2 years, $4.5 million