3 Free-Agent Destinations for Joel Edmundson

Joel Edmundson is one of the more recognizable defensemen who could hit the free agent market this offseason. The shutdown defenseman should generate interest, as he is a veteran who plays a very heavy game and works well on the bottom pairing. Because of this, let's go over three teams who could look to sign him this summer now.

Toronto Maple Leafs: The Toronto Maple Leafs have made it known that they are open to keeping Edmundson around. He worked well as a trade deadline acquisition for the club, as he provided them with more toughness and overall dependability. Thus, they naturally should be watched. 

Los Angeles Kings: The Los Angeles Kings could look to add a veteran like Edmundson to their roster this summer. It is clear that their left side could use a boost, and he would work nicely on their bottom pairing. Along with that, he would give them another option for their penalty kill. 

New Jersey Devils: The New Jersey Devils will look to add to their blueline this offseason. A player like Edmundson would make sense for them, as he would be a good mentor for the club's younger defenders. Thus, they are another team to watch when it comes to Edmundson. 

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