Besides the Flyers, Detroit, Tampa Bay, Anaheim, and Edmonton are among the teams expected to have interest in the 27-year-old Suter.
The Pittsburgh Penguins and defenseman Matt Niskanen agreed to two-year, $4.3 million deal.
The New York Rangers are keeping Marty Biron away from free agency by working out a two-year deal, with a cap hit of $1.3 million a year.
The Colorado Avalanche signed forward Steve Downie to a two-year contract. Downie was a first-round selection of the Flyers in the 2005 draft.
Defenseman Justin Schultz agreed to a two-year contract with the Edmonton Oilers. He went on the market when he failed to reach a deal with Anaheim.
The Calgary Flames signed right-winger Lee Stempniak and defenseman Cory Sarich to two-year contract extensions. Stempniak will earn $5 million, while Sarich agreed to a deal worth $4 million.
The Columbus Blue Jackets agreed to terms with right winger Jared Boll on a two-year, $2.1 million contract.
- Inquirer wire reports