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Important Dates

2020-21 USHL Important Dates

October 13th – All teams must submit their 30-man protected list and affiliate list; First day IR can be utilized

November 2nd - Teams must make necessary drops by 12PM CT to get to their 25-man protected list

November 3rd - Roster adds by 12PM CT (excluding trades) do not count towards roster moves limit

November 24th – Team carrying five (5) 2000-born players must drop one by 6PM CT

December 31st – Last day to add free agent non-affiliate players playing high school or midget hockey

January 10th – Final day for Hockey Canada teams to release a player from the roster

January 31st – Final day for IIHF to process a transfer

February 6th – USA Hockey Trade and Drop Deadline. Final day to drop or trade an import.

February 10th – Final day to add player from affiliate list to roster

February 15th – Four (4) affiliate players may begin to play an unlimited number of games

February 22nd – USHL Trade Deadline (6:00PM Central)

March 1st – No affiliate list players are eligible to play until their season has been completed

April 24th – End of Regular Season

May 3rd – USHL Phase I Draft

May 4th – USHL Phase II Draft

May 25th – Last possible game for Clark Cup Final