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Vladislav Gavrikov has officially signed a contract that will keep him in Russia over the next two seasons, Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch reports.

Impact

Gavrikov received an offer from the Blue Jackets at the start of May and despite optimism about a deal being reached between the two sides, he ultimately decided it was in his best interest to remain in Russia for the time being. That should keep him out of the NHL for at least the next two seasons, although it wouldn't be surprising if there was renewed interest between the two once he's eligible to come Stateside again. Gavrikov was selected in the sixth round of the 2015 NHL Draft by the Blue Jackets.

Adam Mascherin will sit out the Panthers development camp after undergoing shoulder surgery, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports.

Impact

Mascherin was selected with the 38th overall pick of the 2016 NHL Entry Draft, but failed to get any action with the big club during his first full season. His recent shoulder surgery definitely doesn't help his chances of making a bigger impact with the Panthers during the upcoming season and even when at full strength, he's not expected to be a viable fantasy option.

Alex Chiasson wasn't extended a qualifying offer by the Flames and will become an unrestricted free agent, Kristen Odland of Postmedia reports.

Impact

Chiasson played in 81 games for Calgary, notching 12 goals and 12 assists, which nearly doubled his production from the previous year. However, it was still a relatively disappointing season as a whole, which has resulted in him being let go. He can still negotiate a new deal with the Flames leading up to the start of free agency on July 1, but he'll then have the chance to sign elsewhere heading into his sixth year in the league.

Andrej Nestrasil wasn't extended a qualifying offer by the Hurricanes and will become an unrestricted free agent, Chip Alexander of Raleigh News reports.

Impact

Nestrasil saw his role decline this past year, going from 55 games played during the 2015 campaign, to just 19 during the 2016 season. It appears he largely fell out of favor in Carolina, which makes it unsurprising that he failed to receive a qualifying offer. He'll look to latch on with a team in need of depth come the start of free agency on July 1.

Cody Corbett failed to receive a qualifying offer from the Capitals and will become an unrestricted free agent, Mike Vogel of WashingtonCaps.com reports.

Impact

Corbett was acquired by the Capitals at the start of March in a trade with the Avalanche, but Washington still didn't give the defenseman a qualifying offer on Monday. The two sides can continue to negotiate an extension over the next few days, but Corbett will then be an unrestricted free agent on July 1 and will be free to sign anywhere. Corbett has yet to play in a game at the NHL level.

Darren Dietz wasn't extended a qualifying offer from the Capitals and will become an unrestricted free agent, Mike Vogel of WashingtonCaps.com reports.

Impact

Dietz has played a total of 13 games at the NHL level, all of which came with Montreal in 2015. He spent the entirety of the 2016 campaign with AHL Texas and didn't show enough improvement for the Capitals to feel he was worthy of a qualifying offer. Dietz will head to free agency and can sign with a new team as soon as July 1.

Brett Connolly was not extended a qualifying offer from the Blue Jackets, but he's fully expected to re-sign before the start of free agency, Mike Vogel of WashingtonCaps.com reports.

Impact

Connolly went unprotected during the expansion draft and now failed to receive a qualifying offer, but he's still a solid depth option and the team would like to bring him back on a cap-friendly deal. Look for a deal to get done between the two sides prior to the start of free agency on July 1. The 25-year-old recorded 15 goals and eight assists across 66 games in his first season in Washington.

Oleg Yevenko wasn't extended a qualifying offer from the Blue Jackets and will become an unrestricted free agent, Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch reports.

Impact

The 25-year-old defenseman has yet to see any playing time in the NHL and it's unlikely he'll become a relevant fantasy option during the upcoming campaign no matter where he signs. He'll be eligible to negotiate with new teams come the start of free agency on July 1.

Oscar Dansk wasn't extended a qualifying offer from the Blue Jackets and will become an unrestricted free agent, Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch reports.

Impact

A second-round pick of the Blue Jackets back in 2012, Dansk has yet to see action in an NHL game, which likely led to his failure to receive a qualifying offer. The 23-year-old goalie will hope to find another team to further his development with once free agency opens on July 1, but he's unlikely to secure a significant role and there will plenty of options elsewhere for fantasy owners.

Stefan Matteau wasn't extended a qualifying offer from the Canadiens and will become an unrestricted free agent, Renaud Lavoi of the Montreal Journal reports.

Impact

Matteau was acquired by the Canadiens in Febraury of 2016 in a trade with the Jets, but failed to get any ice time with the big club this past season. He'll look to secure a contract elsewhere prior to training camp now that he's headed to free agency, but he's not a lock to start the season at the NHL level, which will likely keep him off the radar in the majority of fantasy leagues.

Wade Megan signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Blues on Monday, Lou Korac of NHL.com reports.

Impact

Megan saw action in his first three games of his NHL career with the Blues last season, but spent the majority of the year with AHL Chicago. In the AHL, Megan tallied 33 goals and 33 assists across 73 games, although it's unclear where exactly he'll see the most ice time during the upcoming campaign considering the Blues don't currently have their own sole affiliate.

Eric Gelinas wasn't extended a qualifying offer from the Avalanche and will become an unrestricted free agent, Renaud Lavoie of the Montreal Journal reports.

Impact

Gelinas saw action in 27 games with the Avalanche during the 2016 campaign, notching one point, 32 hits and 16 blocked shots in limited playing time. He'll be free to negotiate with other teams once free agency opens at the start of July, but he's unlikely to find himself in a role that would turn him into a viable fantasy option.

Nail Yakupov (lower body) wasn't extended a qualifying offer from the Blues and will become an unrestricted free agent, Andy Strickland of Fox Sports Midwest reports.

Impact

Yakupov made it known in May that he wasn't planning to return to Russia for the KHL and fully expects to be in the NHL for the 2017 season. However, he would've needed to be given a $2.5 million qualifying offer to remain with the Blues, which was out of their price range. He'll now head to free agency with the hope of latching on elsewhere prior to training camp. Playing in just 40 games for the Blues due to injury last season, Yakupov had just nine points (three goals).

Tomas Jurco signed a one-year extension with the Blackhawks on Monday, Tracey Myers of CSN Chicago reports.

Impact

After the Blackhawks opted to protect Jurco from the expansion draft earlier this month, they made it clear they wanted to keep him around for the 2017 campaign. He's now set to remain in Chicago and could develop into a solid bottom-six contributor with a strong offseason. That said, the fact that he remains just a depth option for now likely means his fantasy value will be capped.

Anton Forsberg signed a two-year contract with the Blackhawks on Monday.

Impact

Forsberg was just acquired by the Blackhawks from Columbus on Friday in a trade and they'll waste no time in securing him to a multi-year deal. With the move to Chicago, Forsberg is slated to instantly enter the lineup as Corey Crawford's backup goalie and should be able to log plenty more appearances than the single one he had during the 2016 season in the crowded Blue Jackets rotation.

Tim Erixon wasn't extended a qualifying offer by the Penguins and will become an unrestricted free agent, Jonathan Bombulie of the Tribune-Review reports.

Impact

Erixon hasn't played in a game at the NHL level since 2014 and the Penguins didn't feel like he was in their plans for the future, so they'll let him test the open free agent market. Erixon will likely have to settle for a two-way contract elsewhere and could again see most of his time at the AHL level during the 2017 campaign.

Stuart Percy wasn't extended a qualifying offer by the Penguins and will become a unrestricted free agent, Jonathan Bombulie of the Tribune-Review reports.

Impact

Percy failed to get on the ice for the Penguins during the 2016 campaign, instead playing with AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton as he continued to develop. He's still young at 24 years old and could attract some interest elsewhere once free agency opens, but there will likely be much better defensemen options elsewhere when it comes to fantasy leagues for the upcoming season.

Quinton Howden wasn't extended a qualifying offer by the Jets and will become an unrestricted free agent.

Impact

After playing in 58 games for the Panthers during the 2015 campaign, Howden went on to play in just five games for the Jets this past season, which wasn't enough time for him to earn another contract. Despite failing to receive a qualifying offer, he can negotiate with the Jets on a new contract over the next few days before free agency opens July 1, but it seems more likely he'll end up elsewhere once all is said and done.

Ryan Olsen wasn't extended a qualifying offer by the Jets and will become an unrestricted free agent.

Impact

Olsen has yet to see action in a single NHL game, so the Jets felt he was expendable and will let him hit the open free agent market. He'll look to latch on with a team once free agency opens July 1, but he's unlikely to develop into a fantasy option considering his lack of games played previously.

Scott Kosmachuk wasn't extended a qualifying offer by the Jets and will become an unrestricted free agent.

Impact

Kosmachuk hasn't seen the ice at the NHL level since the 2015 season, spending the majority of his time with AHL Manitoba instead. After failing to impress the Jets' coaching brass, he'll now become an unrestricted free agent July 1, but Kosmachuk is unlikely to become a relevant fantasy option in the majority of leagues no matter where he ends up, considering his lack of a significant role.