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NHL Expansion Draft: Which Player Will Your Team Lose?

June 18th, 2017 No Comments

With the much anticipated NHL Expansion Draft List finally being revealed today, many hockey fans are wondering which player Las Vegas Golden Knights general manager George McPhee will select off of their favorite teams roster. On the surface, drafting an expansion roster will be no easy task, but there will be a number of excellent players available. McPhee is on record as saying that he intends to use the NHL Entry Draft to build his franchise. That means, not only will McPhee be looking to acquire assets via the Expansion Draft, but he will also have an eye on a long term plan that will ensure his team will be competitive for the long haul via the Entry Draft. There a couple of considerations McPhee must make. In the past, many expansion teams took the philosophy of drafting a lineup