Category: Seattle Kraken
Where do the Los Angeles Kings go from here?
The Los Angeles Kings may be ahead of schedule, but now that they've made the playoffs, the pressure is on...Read more
Kraken roundtable – a discussion on potential offseason roster moves (Part I of II)
The Kraken players have cleaned out their lockers. Darren Brown is back to covering the Wild full time (not really). John Barr is watching the NHL playoffs for us. Andy Eide is finally getting some sleep (but not so much sleep that it prevents your favorite WHL correspondent from keeping tabs on the...Read more
Kraken Sign Forward To Contract Extension
The Seattle Kraken have signed Max McCormick to a two-year, two-way contract extension. McCormick spent this season primarily in the AHL but did also get some time with the Kraken, too. In 46 games with the Charlotte Checkers, he had 13 goals to go along with 16 assists and 42 penalty minutes. With...Read more
Seattle Kraken Extend Max McCormick
The Seattle Kraken have completed a bit of offseason work, signing Max McCormick to a two-year contract extension. The two-way deal carries an average annual value of $762.5K and keeps McCormick from hitting the open market this summer as an unrestricted free agent. Kraken general manager Ron Franci...Read more
Seattle Kraken Sign Peetro Seppala
The Seattle Kraken have added to their young depth, signing Finnish defenseman Peetro Seppala to a two-year, entry-level contract (link). Seppala, 21, had not previously been drafted and just finished his fifth season with KooKoo Kouvola in Liiga. The contract carries an AAV of $762.5K. While not a...Read more
Arturs Silovs will represent Latvia at World Championships, along with another Ian Clark-found goaltender in Elvis Merzlikins
Vancouver Canucks goaltending prospect Arturs Silovs is headed for the World Champonships to represent Team Latvia, the club announced Friday afternoon. The 21-year-old Latvian netminder has tremendous upside that fans got a glimpse of in the preseason when he turned in a solid performance in a Canu...Read more
Expect the Seattle Kraken To Pursue Free Agent Talent This Summer
During an end-of-season media session this week, Kraken GM Ron Francis indicated his willingness to dive into this summer's free-agent pool to address his roster's needs to take the team to the next level.Read more
AHL notebook: Five prospects to watch in Calder Cup Playoffs
The Calder Cup Playoffs are a crucial step for any top prospect who hopes to graduate from the American Hockey League to a full-time NHL role.Read more
Kraken locker clean-out: Goalie coach fired, AHL team coming to Seattle?
The Seattle Kraken were back at the Kraken Community Iceplex this week. After they wrapped up their first season Sunday in Winnipeg, it was time Monday and Tuesday to pack up their belongings from their lockers before heading back to their summer homes. Clean out day had a “last day of school” feel,...Read more
Jets rally, Kraken lose in season’s final game
In Winnipeg, the visiting Seattle Kraken surrendered yet another lead in their final game of their inaugural NHL season. The result was a 4-3 loss to the Jets on Sunday afternoon. Winnipeg scored three times in the third period to … Continue reading → The post Jets rally, Kraken lose in season’s fin...Read more
Jets have to determine Mark Scheifele's future ahead of critical off-season
Kevin Cheveldayoff is the only GM the Jets have known since the franchise relocated to Winnipeg in 2011 and he’s got some important decisions to make as it pertains to the direction of the hockey club and its roster composition.Read more
Wheeler scores in fourth straight game, Jets top Kraken to end season
WINNIPEG -- Paul Stastny got his 800th NHL point on Blake Wheeler's fourth goal in as many games, and the Winnipeg Jets rallied to defeat the Seattle Kraken 4-3 at Canada Life Centre on Sunday.Read more
As Jets end season, Stastny hopes players will be held accountable
WINNIPEG — Ending the season on a four-game win streak wasn't enough to improve the mood of captain Blake Wheeler and the Wheeler, Morgan Barron and Dominic Toninato also scored for Winnipeg (39-32-11), which missed the playoffs but finished a four-game homestand 4-0-0 and had fans giving them a st...Read more
Flyers clinch 4th-highest draft lottery odds
Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images We now know where they sit in the upcoming draft lottery. In possibly the most painful way imaginable, the Philadelphia Flyers’ odds for winning the first overall pick at the 2022 NHL Draft have been finalized. With the final game of the re...Read more
Preview and GDT: The Most Useless Game
Photo by Christopher Mast/NHLI via Getty Images Time: 1:00 PM CDT Channel: TSN3 Radio: CJOB The Winnipeg Jets and Seattle Kraken are both out of the playoffs. They are also playing the last game of the regular season in the NHL for some strange reason. Well, the reason is bec...Read more
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