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Protected and exposed lists for all teams in the Atlantic Division

With all 30 teams now having their lists available to the public, we can see which players teams value the most, and which they felt comfortable losing in the 2017 Expansion Draft.

Below are the protected lists for all eight teams within the Atlantic Division.

Boston Bruins

Protected players

Forwards: David Backes (NMC), Patrice Bergeron (NMC), David Krejci (NMC), Brad Marchand (NMC), Riley Nash, David Pastrnak, Ryan Spooner

Defencemen: Zdeno Chara (NMC), Torey Krug, Kevan Miller

Goaltender: Tuukka Rask

Available players

Forwards: Matt Beleskey, Brian Ferlin, Jimmy Hayes, Alex Khokhlachev, Dominic Moore, Tyler Randell, Zac Rinaldo, Tim Schaller, Drew Stafford

Defencemen: Linus Arnesson, Chris Casto, Tommy Cross, Alex Grant, John-Michael Liles, Adam McQuaid, Colin Miller, Joe Morrow

Goaltenders: Anton Khudobin, Malcolm Subban

Buffalo Sabres

Protected players

Forwards: Tyler Ennis, Marcus Foligno, Zemgus Girgensons, Evander Kane, Johan Larsson, Ryan O’Reilly, Kyle Okposo (NMC)

Defencemen: Nathan Beaulieu, Jake McCabe, Rasmus Ristolainen

Goaltender: Robin Lehner

Available players

Forwards: William Carrier, Nicolas Deslauriers, Brian Gionta, Derek Grant, Justin Kea, Matt Moulson, Cal O’Reilly, Cole Schneider

Defencemen: Brady Austin, Mathew Bodie, Zach Bogosian, Justin Falk, Taylor Fedun, Cody Franson, Josh Gorges, Dmitry Kulikov

Goaltenders: Anders Nilsson, Linus Ullmark

Detroit Red Wings

Protected players

Forwards: Justin Abdelkader, Andreas Athanasiou, Anthony Mantha, Frans Nielsen (NMC), Gustav Nyquist, Tomas Tatar, Henrik Zetterberg

Defencemen: Danny DeKeyser, Mike Green, Nick Jensen

Goaltender: Jimmy Howard

Available players

Forwards: Louis-Marc Aubry, Mitch Callahan, Colin Campbell, Martin Frk, Luke Glendening, Darren Helm, Drew Miller, Tomas Nosek, Riley Sheahan, Ben Street, Eric Tangradi

Defencemen: Adam Almquist, Jonathan Ericsson, Niklas Kronwall, Brian Lashoff, Dylan McIlrath, Xavier Ouellet, Ryan Sproul

Goaltenders: Jared Coreau, Petr Mrazek, Edward Pasquale, Jake Paterson

Florida Panthers

Protected players

Forwards: Aleksander Barkov, Nick Bjugstad, Jonathan Huberdeau, Vincent Trocheck

Defencemen: Aaron Ekblad, Alex Petrovic, Mark Pysyk, Keith Yandle (NMC)

Goaltender: James Reimer

Available players

Forwards: Graham Black, Tim Bozon, Jaromir Jagr, Jussi Jokinen, Derek MacKenzie, Jonathan Marchessault, Colton Sceviour, Michael Sgarbossa, Reilly Smith, Brody Sutter, Paul Thompson, Shawn Thornton, Thomas Vanek

Defencemen: Jason Demers, Jakub Kindl, Brent Regner, Reece Scarlett, MacKenzie Weegar

Goaltenders: Reto Berra, Sam Brittain, Roberto Luongo

Montreal Canadiens

Protected players

Forwards: Paul Byron, Phillip Danault, Jonathan Drouin, Alex Galchenyuk, Brendan Gallagher, Max Pacioretty, Andrew Shaw

Defencemen: Jordie Benn, Jeff Petry (NMC), Shea Weber

Goaltender: Carey Price (NMC)

Available players

Forwards: Daniel Carr, Connor Crisp, Jacob de la Rose, Bobby Farnham, Brian Flynn, Max Friberg, Charles Hudon, Dwight King, Stefan Matteau, Torrey Mitchell, Joonas N├Ąttinen, Tomas Plekanec, Alexander Radulov, Chris Terry

Defencemen: Brandon Davidson, Alexei Emelin, Keegan Lowe, Andrei Markov, Nikita Nesterov, Zach Redmond, Dalton Thrower

Goaltender: Al Montoya

Ottawa Senators

Protected players

Forwards: Derick Brassard, Ryan Dzingel, Mike Hoffman, Jean-Gabriel Pageau, Zack Smith, Mark Stone, Kyle Turris

Defencemen: Cody Ceci, Erik Karlsson, Dion Phaneuf (NMC)

Goaltender: Craig Anderson

Available players

Forwards: Casey Bailey, Mike Blunden, Alexandre Burrows, Stephane Da Costa, Christopher DiDomenico, Nikita Filatov, Chris Kelly, Clarke MacArthur, Max McCormick, Chris Neil, Tom Pyatt, Ryan Rupert, Bobby Ryan, Viktor Stalberg, Phil Varone, Tommy Wingels

Defencemen: Mark Borowiecki, Fredrik Claesson, Brandon Gormley, Jyrki Jokipakka, Marc Methot, Patrick Sieloff, Chris Wideman, Mikael Wikstrand

Goaltenders: Mike Condon, Chris Driedger, Andrew Hammond

Tampa Bay Lightning

Protected players

Forwards: Ryan Callahan (NMC), Tyler Johnson, Alex Killorn, Nikita Kucherov, Vladislav Namestnikov, Ondrej Palat, Steven Stamkos (NMC)

Defencemen: Braydon Coburn, Victor Hedman (NMC), Anton Stralman

Goaltender: Andrei Vasilevskiy

Available players

Forwards: Carter Ashton, Michael Bournival, J.T. Brown, Cory Conacher, Erik Condra, Gabriel Dumont, Stefan Fournier, Byron Froese, Yanni Gourde, Mike Halmo, Henri Ikonen, Pierre-Luc Letourneau-Leblond, Tye McGinn, Greg McKegg, Cedric Paquette, Tanner Richard, Joel Vermin

Defencemen: Dylan Blujus, Jake Dotchin, Jason Garrison, Slater Koekkoek, Jonathan Racine, Andrej Sustr, Matt Taormina, Luke Witkowski

Goaltenders: Peter Budaj, Kristers Gudlevskis, Jaroslav Janus, Mike McKenna

Toronto Maple Leafs

Protected players

Forwards: Tyler Bozak, Connor Brown, Nazem Kadri, Leo Komarov, Josh Leivo, Matt Martin, James van Riemsdyk

Defencemen: Connor Carrick, Jake Gardiner, Morgan Rielly

Goaltender: Frederik Andersen

Available players

Forwards: Brian Boyle, Eric Fehr, Colin Greening, Seth Griffith, Teemu Hartikainen, Brooks Laich, Brendan Leipsic, Joffrey Lupul, Milan Michalek, Kerby Rychel, Ben Smith

Defencemen: Andrew Campbell, Matt Hunwick, Alexey Marchenko, Martin Marincin, Steve Oleksy, Roman Polak (D)

Goaltenders: Antoine Bibeau, Curtis McElhinney, Garret Sparks

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