A decision from Patrik Elias could come by January.
It seems unlikely that Patrik Elias will enter training camp with a contract, but that doesn't mean that the New Jersey Devils won't eventually re-sign him.
A decision isn't expected come on Patrik Elias until the end of August or early September.
Patrik Elias' status for the 2016-17 campaign is still very much unclear.
Patrik Elias is hoping to play with New Jersey in 2016-17.
Patrik Elias has undergone successful knee surgery.
Patrik Elias isn't sure if he's played in his last game.
Patrik Elias went out in style on Saturday, collecting three points during Saturday's 5-1 win over Toronto.
Confirming an earlier note, Patrik Elias will play Saturday against Toronto.
Patrik Elias could be playing in his final NHL game Saturday.
Patrik Elias (knee) will be back in the lineup on Tuesday night.
Patrik Elias (knee) feels ready to return to action.
Patrik Elias (knee) will be unavailable for Saturday's game, but he will practice on Monday.
Patrik Elias isn't ready to say that this is his last campaign.