June 1st has come and gone and we have his year's crop of unsigned NHL draft picks.
The following were unsigned and will re-enter the NHL Draft:
The following is unsigned and is now an unrestricted free agent:
The only real surprise for me was Scott Valentine going unsigned. Apparently he wasn't happy with what Anaheim was offering him and decided to not sign and instead re-enter the draft. I hope this works out well for him. Occasionally, this type of tactic can backfire on players who give up contracts assuming they'll be re-drafted...and it doesn't happen. Valentine is a solid prospect who has made great strides in his OHL career, but he's not a can't miss prospect.