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New nhl 13 (xbox 360) gm connected league *many teams available*

http://nhlhockeysim.niceboard.org

Introduction:


A little bit about why myself and xVx Santillo made this league/forum is because we are tired of joining GM Connected leagues and than they barely make it through a full year. We figured that making a forum such as we did will unite the GM's of the league, making it easier for everyone to contact each other for trades, games that need to be played, making everyone more involved in the league and making everything more organized, which are a few problems as to why we thought other leagues have failed

Our goal is to have a GM Connected League last a minimum of 5 years so that we can really see who can build a Stanley Cup team, re-build a team and watch their prospects grow into a Stanley Cup team and pretty much have fun in doing so.


Joining the League:


Once you're all set up in the forum with your team in the inscriptions section, you must then send a request on your xbox 360 to the league name: Hockey Lives Here. Once this is done we will look at your gamertag and your account on the forum and match you with your team (this is why you must have the same name as your gamertag).


Once you have joined the league you must post a Trade & Matchup thread in your teams section. Example: http://nhlhockeysim.niceboard.org/f27-calgary-flames . The Trades thread is for you receive offers from other teams and the Matchups thread is for you to discuss with another team when you can meet up and play your games.


You must also put up a profile picture with a resemblance to your team so that people can immediately recognize which team you are (such as your team logo or a player on your team in your teams uniform).


General Rules:


We are looking for the MOST ACTIVE GM's out there in order for this league to succeed! If you aren't active for a certain amount of time you will get warned and put in the GM's in Danger category, if you do not become more active after that you will be kicked from the league and a new GM will be found


Each team has their own category where you can post your very own trade block: for other GM's to post their trade offers, availabilities: so other GM's can see when you will be available to play (really important) and if you wish you can post your team roster and picks you have, basically anything you wish since its your teams category


There is a chatbox at the bottom of the forum that you can log into in order to quickly chat with other GM's


Every category has some rules and information about so be sure to click around and read up on them, if you have any questions whatsoever, ask me or Flames92 and we'll gladly answer you


Simming:


The simming will go as follows:

The sim period is a block of 2 weeks of a nhl schedule and I will sim every 3-4 days at around 11:00PM EST or if everyone finishes their games early I can sim before, ill go with flow. After I sim 4 weeks in the NHL schedule I will manually sim another 2 week schedule so that we can advance a lot faster in order to do a lot more years in a shorter time period, I will take a vote on the manual sim after every 4 weeks (nhl schedule) that we play because of the many injuries that happen during a sim


Every team MUST enable their CPU for the following reason (there is NO excuse not to enable your CPU):
If and only IF you cannot play a GM by 9:00PM on the day that I will sim than you can play that GM's CPU, if that GM clearly stated that he would be available to play in between 9 and 11 PM than you CANNOT play his CPU unless you have that GM's permission


When playing a GM or a GM's CPU under no circumstance can you quit the game (like if you're losing), if you choose to do so its simple: the first time you do you will get a warning and be put on the GM's Danger List, the second time you decide to do it you will be kicked from the league and replaced
We can easily check if you do this by the DNF% and the CPU DNF% so don't try and cheat the system, if you're losing take it like a man!


Failure to abide by these rules will get you a warning, a second time will get you kicked out and a GM in the waiting will replace you


Trade Rules:


In a FULL season GM's will only be allowed to do a MAXIMUM of 3 trades: 1 Regular Season trade: Basically, you have 1 trade to make from the beginning of the season up until the trade deadline, 1 Trade Deadline trade: pretty self explanatory and 1 Off Season trade: Any trade made after playoffs are over, before/during and after the draft and the time leading up until our very first game is considered an off season trade, this way it will make GM's really think about how they can build their team according to its needs and making it a lot more strategic for GM's. Also, that way if ever a GM is inactive and a new one takes over at least the team wouldn't of lost its identity. The seasons will also go relatively fast so those who like to make many trades need not worry as they will get many opportunities as the seasons go by.


All trades must be written up by one GM and confirmed by BOTH GM's for me to confirm it on NHL 13, please check the rules in trade confirmation for more information on how to do so


Trades must obviously be fair, being all humans and not the CPU I expect them to be that way, if there are any trades that seem to be really unfair and we get complaints about a trade than myself and the admins will come up with a verdict on the trade, ACCEPT or DECLINED


Failure to abide by these rules will give you a warning, next time they aren't followed it will put you on the GM's in danger category and a third time will mean you will be kicked out of the league and replaced by another GM in waiting


Conclusion:


We strongly advise that you get involved in both the forums and the game as it provides you with all the news and updates throughout the season and off-season


Once the league starts we will post other announcements to discuss other factors to kick off the season such as free agency and the next sim period


GOOD LUCK!
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The league is being launched today and there are many teams still available! If you are interested please go to the following link that will give you all the information you need!

http://nhlhockeysim.niceboard.org

In the Annoucements section you will find a thread with league rules that all GMs must follow. They're not too strict and we are open to suggestions if we get a majority vote.

You must first sign up here before you can get your team on the xbox. Look at the thread "Teams Available" in the inscriptions section to see what choices are remaining.

We plan to sim a 2 week block every 3-4 days so we can expect to go through many seasons.

The teams at the moment are untouched and we still have a nice selection of teams to choose from. Hurry up before you miss your chance!


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11-07-2012, 03:57 PM
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Bruins: superman1477
Sabres:
Flames: Flames92
Hurricanes: fastbite
Hawks: gunnerdunner
Avs: Jsolari11
Jackets:
Stars:
Redwings: Jabrony316
Oilers: stevezz09
Panthers:
Kings: xVx estrela
Wild: a.decarolis89
Habs: bcraig40
Predators:
Devils:
Islanders: xacardiax
Rangers:
Sens: JimLafleur74
Flyers: Plodee34
Coyotes:
Penguins: subdrewgans
Sharks: HabsSnipe
Blues: Firefoxx87
Lightning: Ramey60
Leafs: hotchamp75
Canucks: xVx santillo
Capitals: Tuggernaut
Jets: istyle on ya

These are the teams available and taken!


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11-07-2012, 04:26 PM
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Register on the op right

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join the league on xbox at Hockey Lives Here

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To join you must first register with the same account name as your gamertag(to avoid confusion), then go to the inscriptions section, check the thread "Teams Available" to choose from the remaining teams, then once you've decided u must post in the "inscriptions" thread to ask for the team you want.

Once you get your team, please go look at the thread "League Rules" in the announcements section.

If anything else isn't clear please ask

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Also now 11/30 teams taken!

Where are all the active GMs at?

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Il take Edmonton!

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Ill take the WILD! THIS IS SO EXCITING!

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You guys all got the teams you requested!

We are now 13/30 teams! Join so we can have an active forum and league!

http://nhlhockeysim.niceboard.org

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Where is J Solari the master of defence

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He joined as the Colorado Avalanche!

18 teams remaining, JOIN EVERYONE!

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Register here first to get your team on xbox
To register go to the top right and register than go to inscriptions and ask for your team!

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For those who are having trouble activating their account let me know and ill fix it up for you!

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Redwings
Panthers
Habs
Predators
Devils
Islanders
Sens
Coyotes
Blues
Lightning
Capitals

are the teams that are left! Join!


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Habs are no longer available!

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Register here first to get your team on xbox
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Half the league is full guys lets keep going!

http://nhlhockeysim.niceboard.org

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Lightning
Capitals

are the teams that are left! Join!


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UPDATE!

I edited my original post with the league rules that can be found on the main site for those that are confused. For those that have already joined you may begin playing human controlled teams. DO NOT play CPU just yet since we are still waiting on some more people to join.

First sim period will be on sunday!

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Hawks are no longer available

Update on whos available and not on the second post

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Hawks are no longer available

Update on whos available and not on the second post
when do i join on my xbox?

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Since you registered on the forum you can join on xbox @ "Hockey Lives Here"

ill be accepting xbox requests for the league shortly


St.Louis Blues are now unavailable

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Detroit is now unavailable!

13 teams left!

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12 teams left guys!

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Lightning have been taken!

19/30 GMs lets get to 30!

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Sens have been taken! now at 20 GMs .. 10 more till 30!

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Hurricanes just got taken! 9 more till we're full!

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