8:29 AM | мар. 14, 2018
The Las Vegas Golden Knights will start the NHL list before completing the expansion on June 21. Prior to this, the league will have a few days time, because the team set the protection list, the fans anxiously waiting for who will go to Las Vegas announcement. The Stanley Cup final is over, and now it's time to focus on what should be one of the most interesting weeks of hockey. This is the first draft since NHL since 2000, when the league welcomed the Columbus Blue Jackets and Minnesota Wildlife to enter.
Due to the scarcity and oddity of the whole thing, a few events in sport can be the same. With NHL adding a new team in all parts of Las Vegas, redistributing players to fill this franchise, adding another dimension to the recreational offseason NHL Coins
. NHL general manager will be in the next few weeks to give full play to their role, fans will have a lot of information to digest. As the stage is almost gone, here's a look at how the expansion drafts fall in schedules and rules. Most of the information is provided by Cap Friendly.
The current 30 teams have organized a list of protection and how Las Vegas has a list of rules. Each team can protect up to seven strikers, three goalkeepers, one goalkeeper, or nine players, no matter how the location. All players who have no sports terms must be protected unless they agree to give up. Any player with more than two years of NHL / AHL experience can be exempted.
The team must expose players who meet certain criteria. There must be at least one Defensemen and two strikers in the 2017-18 year contract and played at least 40 NHL games in the 2016-17 season, or from the 2015-16 season, a total of 70 NHL games. The team must also expose a contract in the 2017-18 season or a goalkeeper who is about to enter a restricted free agent. Las Vegas must pick a player from each franchise.The final list must include at least 14 strikers, nine defenders and three goalkeepers.At least 20 of the 30 players selected must be in the 2017-18 season.The total number of players selected must be between $ 43.8 million and $ 73 million.