Free agency: Grading Day 1 deals

Updated: July 1, 2010, 11:58 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

Day 1 of free agency was a busy one. Here's a look at the top 10 signings (through 10:30 p.m. ET) in descending order of the impact each player will have on his new team:

1. Paul Martin and Zbynek Michalek to Penguins Within minutes of watching Sergei Gonchar sign with Ottawa, Pittsburgh GM Ray Shero moved quickly to steal Phoenix Coyotes prize blueliner Zbynek Michalek and then lock up former Devils defender Paul Martin. Both defensemen signed ...

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