Short guide to NHLSL Franchise Rebuilding


As we have all seen in the NHL there are only 2 clear cut modes that teams are categorized into by the media and fans – rebuilding or competitive. It almost appears as though these two options are mutually exclusive. If you are competing for a playoff spot or division title – traditionally you should be spending futures like draft picks, prospects and farm players to upgrade your NHL depth or roster. Conversely, if you are rebuilding you are supposed to trade every expiring contract for something that might be draft picks or prospects.

Below is the complete article explaining some of my thoughts: