Full details: Seattle Kraken expansion draft coverage from 710 ESPN Seattle

Jul 21, 2021, 12:25 AM | Updated: 10:31 am

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The Seattle Kraken pick their first players in an expansion draft Wednesday. (Getty)


The moment has finally arrived. The Seattle Kraken become a true NHL franchise and put their roster together with their own expansion draft at 5 p.m. today – Wednesday, July 21.

Seattle Kraken expansion draft tracker: Picks, trades, reports and more

While the team will hold an event on the north end of Lake Union at Gas Works Park, we’ll have full coverage of every pick, trade and all manner of news from the Kraken’s draft on the 710 ESPN Seattle airwaves and here on

Here are the full details:

710 ESPN Seattle

A live Seattle Kraken expansion draft show will air from 5-7 p.m., hosted by Bob Stelton and Mike Salk and featuring the expert analysis of NHL Network insider Jon Morosi, a frequent guest on 710 ESPN Seattle.

We will have live coverage and analysis in our expansion draft tracker, plus additional stories throughout the night from writers and the voices of 710 ESPN Seattle.

For more on the Seattle Kraken heading into the draft, check out the posts linked below.

More Seattle Kraken coverage

Expansion draft: Mike Salk’s dream team from available players
ESPN’s Emily Kaplan on key players Kraken could take to build around
• Former MVP Carey Price among top players left unprotected
• ESPN ‘s Greg Wyshynski: How Seattle will approach expansion draft
• John Forslund, voice of Kraken, says get a goalie, map out a long-term plan


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Full details: Seattle Kraken expansion draft coverage from 710 ESPN Seattle