Important dates and deadlines for Fantasy Hockey
The Fantasy Hockey season follows the 2019-20 National Hockey League regular season schedule. The season runs from October 2, 2019 through April 4, 2020.
Team and league registration is open from August 15, 2019 until March 8, 2020.
- First day for live draft - August 19, 2019
- Last day for live draft - March 1, 2020
For your league to score for the entire NHL season schedule, your draft must be complete before 11:59 p.m. PT on October 1, 2019. Head-to-head leagues that draft after the deadline begin their season the following week.
- Rotisserie and Points Leagues can end as early as Week 16 (February 2, 2020).
- Head-to-Head League's playoffs can start as early as Week 17.
All Head-to-Head Leagues use a multi-week playoff at the end of the season. Review our Playoff overview for more info.
- The trade deadline for all 2018 Pro and Public Leagues is February 19, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. PT.
- Private Leagues may have a different deadline based on league configuration.