(Source: Toledo Walleye Hockey Club)
The Toledo Walleye have placed six defensemen and eight forwards on its protected players list for the 2013-14 season. The Walleye have first right of refusal on any player named to the team's list, and they can sign the players before another team in the ECHL. \
The list comprises of:
Defensemen: Cody Lampl, Wes O'Neill, Phil Oreskovic, Phil Rauch, Joey Ryan, Erik Spady
Forwards: Aaron Bogosian, Adam Hobson, Joey Ryan, Nino Musitelli, Travis Novak, Kyle Rogers, Randy Rowe, Stephon Thorne
Teams are allowed to protect as many players as they wish provided the players protected meet the guidelines as defined in the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the ECHL and the Professional Hockey Players' Association.
The ECHL also announced that teams must complete all Future Consideration trades by 3 p.m. ET on June 13 and that teams must submit their Season-Ending Roster by 3 p.m. ET on June 15. Season-ending rosters may include up to 20 players and cannot include any players who did not sign an ECHL contract in 2012-13.