Earlier today TSN hockey insider Bob McKenzie announced that Justin Schultz officially de-registered from his school the University of Wisconsin and now the Anaheim Ducks have a 30 day exclusive window to sign him. This is something that most people following the situation assumed would happen, but now it is finally official.
Most people also assume, that since Schultz has yet to sign with the Ducks that he is likely going to wait out the 30 days so that he can become a UFA and sign with the team of his choice on July 1st. Since he will be signing an entry level contract this is not a case of must UFAs where they sign to the highest bidder. Instead all teams will be offering the same contract, and it is a matter of where Schultz wants to start his NHL career.
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