(ISN) – With the Hockey Canada roster release deadline approaching, the BCHL would like to remind fans of some important details.
1. The roster deadline for all Junior hockey clubs is Jan. 10. This is a release deadline; no players can be released after Jan. 10. Up to Feb. 1, available players can be added by BCHL teams if there is room on the roster
2. Each BCHL team must get their rosters down to a maximum of 22 carded players by Jan. 10. Teams are allowed to carry a minimum of 20 carded players.
3. The absolute deadline for inter-league trades (i.e. BCHL to AJHL) is 6 p.m. Pacific Time on Jan. 10. The absolute deadline for trades within the BCHL is 8 p.m. Pacific Time on Jan. 10
4. After these deadlines, no transaction can be made until June 1