Two-time Stanley Cup champion Bryan Rust was not protected by Pittsburgh today. (Photo by Andie Wojciak/MiHockey)

Michigan names on the ‘available list’ for the NHL Expansion Draft

Two-time Stanley Cup champion Bryan Rust was not protected by Pittsburgh today. (Photo by Andie Wojciak/MiHockey)

 

By @MichaelCaples –

The NHL released its expansion draft protected lists today, as well as all the players on the ‘available list’ for the Las Vegas Golden Knights as they construct their first roster in franchise history.

Here are the Michigan names (and a few former Red Wings) appearing in the ‘available’ column that could be on the Golden Knights’ roster when the puck drops at T-Mobile Arena next fall. To see the Red Wings’ protected list and available player list, click here.

Available players

Corey Tropp – Anaheim

Chris Mueller – Arizona

Teemu Pulkkinen – Arizona

Garret Ross – Arizona

John-Michael Liles – Boston

Derek Grant – Buffalo

Tom McCollum – Calgary

Patrick Brown – Carolina

Andrew Miller – Carolina

Andrej Nestrasil – Carolina

Matt Tennyson – Carolina

Jeremy Smith – Colorado

Jack Johnson – Columbus

Jiri Hudler – Dallas

Jamie Oleksiak – Dallas

Greg Pateryn – Dallas

Justin Peters – Dallas

Colin Campbell – Detroit

Luke Glendening – Detroit

Drew Miller – Detroit

Jujhar Khaira – Edmonton

Jordan Oesterle – Edmonton

Thomas Vanek – Florida

Jakub Kindl – Florida

Matt Greene – Los Angeles

Zach Trotman – Los Angeles

Jack Campbell – Los Angeles

Jeff Zatkoff – Los Angeles

Steve Ott – Montreal

Chris Terry – Montreal

Zach Redmond – Montreal

Al Montoya – Montreal

James Neal – Nashville

Austin Watson – Nashville

Mike Cammalleri – New Jersey

Stefan Noesen – New Jersey

David Wohlberg – New Jersey

Jon Merrill – New Jersey

Scott Wedgewood – New Jersey

Steven Kampfer – New York Rangers

Brendan Smith – New York Rangers

Chris Summers – New York Rangers

Patrick Sieloff – Ottawa

Andy Miele – Philadelphia

Michal Neuvirth – Philadelphia

Carl Hagelin – Pittsburgh

Chris Kunitz – Pittsburgh

Kevin Porter – Pittsburgh

Bryan Rust – Pittsburgh

Ian Cole – Pittsburgh

Landon Ferraro – St. Louis

Erik Condra – Tampa Bay

Matt Taormina – Tampa Bay

Luke Witkowski – Tampa Bay

Matt Hunwick – Toronto

Alexey Marchenko – Toronto

Steven Oleksy – Toronto

Reid Boucher – Vancouver

Ryan Miller – Vancouver

Justin Williams – Washington

Pheonix Copley – Washington

 

 

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