The United States Hockey League announced today the 23-man protected and affiliate lists for its member clubs. The lists indicate final rosters as all roster moves starting September 21st will count towards the annual roster limit.
VIEW 23-MAN ROSTER AND AFFILIATE LISTS (as of midnight September 21, 2016)
More than 285 NCAA Division I commits will play on opening day rosters, including 13 players that have already been selected in the NHL Draft.
USHL regular season begins Friday, September 23rd and the final day for teams to add free agent non-affiliate players playing in high school or U18 is December 31st. For other notable Hockey Operations deadlines, click HERE.
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the USHL celebrates its 15th season as the nation's only Tier I junior hockey league in 2016-17. 30 or more players from the USHL have been selected in four consecutive NHL Drafts, and more than 400 players on team rosters last season committed to NCAA Division I schools, further establishing the USHL as the world’s foremost producer of junior hockey talent.
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