1. Home
  2. News
  3. Walleye announce 2024 protected list

Walleye announce 2024 protected list

Monday, June 10th
Walleye announce 2024 protected list

(Toledo, OH) – The Toledo Walleye announced its protected list for 2024. Below the list of players is a description of the protected list.

Defensemen: Grant Gabriele, Riley McCourt, Jed Pietila, Michael Prapavessis, Jacob Graves, Brendon Michaelian, Matt Anderson, Cole Cameron, Thomas Farrell, Adrien Beraldo, Will Cullen

Forwards: Jason Willms, Brandon Hawkins, Brady Gilmour, Orrin Centazzo, Sam Craggs, Brandon Kruse, Dalton Messina, Conlan Keenan, Darian Pilon, Chase Gresock, Mitch Lewandowski, Kirill Tyutyayev, Gordie Green


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 which state that teams shall retain the rights to each player that: 

1. Signed an SPC in 2023-24 with the member, and has not been traded or released, OR

2. Signed an SPC in 2023-24, and was recalled to the NHL/AHL or IIHF team, and has not been traded or released, OR

3. Had received a qualifying offer last summer for the current season, DID NOT sign an SPC, and has not been traded or released, OR

4. Has been suspended by the member or league, and has not been traded or released, OR

5. Signed an SPC on or after the first day of the 2023-24 regular season, then subsequently signed an NHL/AHL contract, and has not been traded or released, OR

6. Has executed the ECHL retirement form, and has not been traded or released. 

Protected lists may exceed 20 players. 

The ECHL also announced that teams must complete all future consideration trades by 3 p.m. ET on June 20 and that teams must submit their season-ending roster by 3 p.m. ET on June 22. 

Season-ending rosters may include up to 20 players and cannot include any players who did not sign an ECHL contract in 2023-24.

Upcoming Home Games

Full Schedule
Wheeling Nailers
Toledo Walleye
Friday, November 1st
Wheeling Nailers @ Toledo Walleye
Puck Drops:
7:15 PM EDT
Huntington Center
Wheeling Nailers
WHL Wheeling Nailers
at
Toledo Walleye
TOL Toledo Walleye
Huntington Center
Cincinnati Cyclones
Toledo Walleye
Saturday, November 2nd
Cincinnati Cyclones @ Toledo Walleye
Puck Drops:
7:15 PM EDT
Huntington Center
Cincinnati Cyclones
CIN Cincinnati Cyclones
at
Toledo Walleye
TOL Toledo Walleye
Huntington Center
Fort Wayne Komets
Toledo Walleye
Friday, November 8th
Fort Wayne Komets @ Toledo Walleye
Puck Drops:
7:15 PM EST
Huntington Center
Fort Wayne Komets
FW Fort Wayne Komets
at
Toledo Walleye
TOL Toledo Walleye
Huntington Center

Latest News

More News
Walleye announce 2024 protected list
Walleye announce 2024 protected list
Walleye nominated for nine 2023-24 ECHL team awards
Walleye nominated for nine 2023-24 ECHL team awards
Walleye announce 2024-25 schedule
Walleye announce 2024-25 schedule

Get Toledo Walleye updates!

Sign up for our email newsletter to be the first to know about Walleye news and upcoming games.

Our Sponsors