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Seattle Kraken Oliver Bjorkstrand...
Andy Eide

New Seattle Kraken winger Bjorkstrand talks surprise trade

New Kraken scorer Oliver Bjorkstrand met with Seattle media for the first time to discuss his reaction to the trade and much more.
4 days ago
Seattle Kraken Shane Wright...
Brandon Gustafson

Seattle Kraken pick Shane Wright denies draft stare, talks Beniers and more

Shane Wright went viral for falling to the Seattle Kraken fourth overall and supposedly staring down Montreal. He discussed all that and more.
5 days ago
Seattle Kraken Ryan Donato...
Brent Stecker

Seattle Kraken re-sign Ryan Donato as big offseason continues

The offseason for the Seattle Kraken took another positive turn Wednesday with the return of Ryan Donato, a key figure from their inaugural season.
11 days ago
Seattle Kraken Oliver Bjorkstrand...
Brandon Gustafson

Seattle Kraken acquire RW Oliver Bjorkstrand from Columbus for 2 picks

The Seattle Kraken made a big move to boost their scoring, acquiring 27-year-old RW Oliver Bjorkstrand from the Columbus Blue Jackets.
16 days ago
Seattle Kraken Martin Jones...
Andy Eide

Seattle Kraken Breakdown: A look at top 3 adds in free agency

Seattle Kraken insider Andy Eide details the three signings expected to play roles on the team this year, as well as why the Kraken may not have been as aggressive as expected.
18 days ago
Seattle Kraken Eddie Olczyk...
The Associated Press

Color commentator Eddie Olczyk set to join Seattle Kraken

Eddie Olczyk is leaving the Chicago Blackhawks after 16 years as a color commentator on their television broadcasts and is expected to work Seattle Kraken games next season.
19 days ago
Seattle Kraken Burakovsky...
Brent Stecker

A look at first Seattle Kraken free agency adds, Burakovsky and Schultz

NHL free agency started Wednesday, and the Seattle Kraken are keeping pace. We take a look at their two first big signings.
25 days ago
Seattle Kraken Shane Wright...
Andy Eide

Seattle Kraken Camp Observations: Top pick Shane Wright is real deal

The Seattle Kraken are holding their development camp this week, and players like Shane Wright and Matty Beniers are turning heads.
26 days ago
NHL free agency Johnny Gaudreau Seattle Kraken...
The Associated Press

NHL free agency: Gaudreau, Kadri among players to watch

The top players expected to be available in NHL free agency include an MVP candidate who might have the chance to go home and a veteran who flipped his old playoff script to become a Stanley Cup champion.
27 days ago
Seattle Kraken Shane Wright...
Brandon Gustafson

NHL experts: What landing Shane Wright means for Seattle Kraken

The Seattle Kraken will have a talented 1-2 punch at center between the first two first-round picks in franchise history.
29 days ago
Seattle Kraken NH Draft...
SeattleSports.com Staff

Seattle Kraken draft tracker: A closer look at the team’s 11 picks

The 2022 NHL Draft is officially in the books. Take a closer look at every single one of the Seattle Kraken's 11 picks here.
30 days ago
Shane Wright Seattle Kraken...
Andy Eide

Seattle Kraken Draft: Why Shane Wright at 4 could be steal of all steals

In a shocking turn of events, the Seattle Kraken ended up with Shane Wright with the fourth pick of the NHL Draft. Andy Eide has the story.
1 month ago
Seattle Kraken...
The Associated Press

Seattle Kraken hire Jessica Campbell as 1st female assistant in AHL, add goaltending coach

The Coachella Valley Firebirds, an affiliate of the Seattle Kraken, have hired the American Hockey League’s first female assistant coach.
1 month ago
Seattle Kraken Logan Cooley...
Andy Eide

Biggest NHL Draft Questions: Who will Seattle Kraken select at No. 4?

Who could the Seattle Kraken take fourth overall? Andy Eide dives into that and more big questions for the upcoming NHL Draft.
1 month ago
Seattle Kraken Reid Schaefer...
Andy Eide

Who Seattle Kraken can target in 2nd round with 4 NHL Draft picks

The Seattle Kraken will enter next month's draft with four second-round picks. Andy Eide breaks down who may be on Seattle's radar.
2 months ago
Seattle Kraken Joey Daccord...
Andy Eide

A look at Seattle Kraken AHL affiliate Coachella Valley Firebirds taking shape

Seattle Kraken insider Andy Eide has a close look at how the Kraken's AHL affiliate, the Coachella Valley Firebirds, are getting on the ice.
2 months ago
Seattle Kraken Chris Driedger...
Andy Eide

What Seattle Kraken goalie options are after Chris Driedger’s torn ACL

Chris Driedger, the No. 2 goalie for the Seattle Kraken, will miss seven to nine months due to injury. Andy Eide breaks down their goalie situation.
2 months ago
Seattle Kraken Chris Driedger...
The Associated Press

Seattle Kraken goalie Chris Driedger tears ACL, out 7-9 months

The Seattle Kraken will be without goalie Chris Driedger for most of next season after his surgery to repair a torn ACL in his right knee.
2 months ago
Seattle Kraken Matty Beniers...
Andy Eide

How good will Seattle Kraken C Matty Beniers be in his first full season?

Matty Beniers, the first Seattle Kraken draft pick, provided a boost when he joined the team late last season. What is to be expected when he plays his first full season?
2 months ago
Seattle Kraken Jordan Eberle...
Andy Eide

Seattle Kraken need a captain, and Jordan Eberle is the best bet

Seattle Kraken insider Andy Eide looks at the team's leadership options and details why Jordan Eberle makes sense to be named captain.
2 months ago
Seattle Kraken Brandon Tanev...
Andy Eide

Seattle Kraken will get impact from Brandon Tanev, Jaden Schwartz returns

Two key players for the Seattle Kraken, Brandon Tanev and Jaden Schwartz, had their 2021-22 seasons cut short by injury but will be back for training camp.
3 months ago
Seattle Kraken Matthew Savoie...
Andy Eide

Seattle Kraken get No. 4 NHL Draft pick: What, and who, to expect

We now know the Seattle Kraken have the No. 4 pick in the 2022 NHL Draft. Andy Eide breaks down the kinds of players go at 4, and three players Seattle could end up with.
3 months ago
Seattle Kraken Ron Francis Dave Hakstol...
Brent Stecker

Despite 3rd-best odds at top pick, Seattle Kraken get No. 4 in NHL Draft

The Seattle Kraken will draft from No. 4 overall in their 2022 NHL Draft after receiving their selection in the lottery Tuesday.
3 months ago
Seattle Kraken NHL Draft Lottery 2021...
Brent Stecker

Seattle Kraken NHL Draft Lottery details: Will they get No. 1 pick?

Before the Seattle Kraken take place in the annual NHL Draft Lottery on Tuesday afternoon, get caught up on the details here.
3 months ago