As free agent frenzy cools, some Atlantic Division teams have improved, others are due for a fall.

By Allan Muir
July 06, 2016

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Less than a month into the off-season and already the landscape has changed in the NHL. The draft, free agency and a couple of franchise-altering trades have shifted the balance of power, setting up some teams to take the next step in 2016-17... and others to drop into the abyss.

We'll take a look where each team stands, starting with the Atlantic Division, home of a couple of big winners and some very clear losers. Here are our takes on the Metro and Central.  

• Free agent signings tracker

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