Originally Posted by MikeToronto
Happened in old USSR to a soccer club and in Russia, recently, to a hockey team. In both cases, an "entry" draft was held, although the rules are obviously quite different from NA.
Happen in 1970 to Marshall University football program. College is way different then the pro so hard to compare the two. Marshall was allowed to have a freshman team play varsity football that year(back then freshman were not allowed to play on varsity team).