For the last few years, USA Hockey Tier III teams have been discussing and requesting that their import player allowances be expanded from two players to four players. The USHL and NAHL have seen their import player allowance expand from two to four players over the last few years and Tier III teams and leagues […]
The Eastern Hockey League was granted expansion of two teams at the USA Hockey Winter meetings. One team will be transferring from the Metropolitan Junior Hockey League and one team will be an “true” expansion franchise. Locations have yet to be announced.
Coming out of the USA Hockey Winter meeting, the Metropolitan Junior Hockey League is walking away with the new franchises requested. While much debate was made of the USPHL absorbing the MNJHL teams, anyone else asking for expansion experienced a “cake walk” according to multiple sources. How much of a cake walk? If multiple accounts […]