Calendar: 2016-17 MLS offseason

After Sunday's half-day window, MLS clubs have a busy week ahead of them with the Expansion Draft on Tuesday and Waiver Draft on Friday. MLS free agents can also begin negotiations with all MLS clubs on Tuesday.

MLS Offseason Calendar:
Dec. 12
Expansion Draft Protected Player List and eligible Free Agents made public
Dec. 13
Expansion Draft, 2 p.m. ET
Free Agents may engage in negotiations with all MLS clubs, 5 p.m. ET
Dec. 14
List of players eligible for selection in the Waiver Draft made public
Dec. 15
Waiver Draft, 2 p.m. ET
Clubs may no longer sign or trade their own Re-Entry eligible players (player-trade blackout window, 5 p.m. ET
List of players available in Stage One of the Re-Entry Draft made public
Dec. 16
Stage One of the Re-Entry Draft held at 3 p.m. ET
Dec. 21
Clubs may no longer sign or trade their own Re-Entry eligible players (player-trade blackout window), 11 a.m. ET
List of available players in Stage Two of the Re-Entry Draft made public
Dec. 22
Stage Two of the Re-Entry Draft held at 3 p.m. ET
Jan. 7-12
2017 adidas MLS Player Combine
Jan. 13
2017 MLS SuperDraft presented by adidas
Jan. 23
2017 MLS preseason begins
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3 comments about "Calendar: 2016-17 MLS offseason".
  1. Quarterback TD, December 12, 2016 at 8:54 a.m.

    Editor needs to put this info as a bullet point-- no one cares

  2. Bill Wilson replied, December 12, 2016 at 10:16 a.m.

    These activities are the way a significant part of the rosters in MLS are built....but thanks for your helpful insight.

  3. Quarterback TD, December 12, 2016 at 10:41 a.m.

    I know what it is I don't need reminders for this type of information but it sounds like only you care because I went to MLS web site and they themselves don't mention this on their main page. Unless people are doing sports betting this is useless at this stage..

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