The Draft Will Begin At 7 PM Tonight. However the time limit will not be in place tonight. That will begin at 12PM tomorrow afternoon. Each team has one hour to make their pick at that time. The draft will consist of 25 Rounds (20 Roster Players and 5 Bench Players). The draft will be held in a Serpentine format. Any player that has played 1 career NHL game is eligible for the Regular Draft. It is required to send in a list of players to both myself and IR4. In the event that you miss your scheduled pick you will be skipped until the end of the round. At that time you will be able to make your selection. If you miss two consecutive picks you will be fired. Each team has 12 Forward Positions, 6 Defense Positions, 2 Goaltender Positions, and 5 Bench Positions. The Salary Cap will be set at $75M for the 2011-2012 season. However, during the draft process you are not allowed to go above $80M.
After the Regular Draft concludes we will hold a Prospect/Entry Draft that lasts 10 Rounds. In the event that these players play in the NHL next year and appear as "Free Agents" on fantrax they are not allowed to be picked up by other teams if they are under another teams control.
The Draft Order Will Be Released Shortly.
Please Begin To Send Your Lists.
Trading picks is allowed, however remember that their is a roster limit of 25.