Offseason Moves: 5 Teams To Watch Before The Expansion Draft

Last night, the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the MontrĂ©al Canadiens in five games, closing out the last Stanley Cup Final before the Kraken enter the league. While the Lightning’s victory marks the end of the 2020-21 NHL season, it also signals the start of a mad scramble to prepare for the upcoming Seattle Kraken expansionContinue reading “Offseason Moves: 5 Teams To Watch Before The Expansion Draft”

How Could The Dave Hakstol Hire Affect The Expansion Draft?

One week ago, the Kraken hired Dave Hakstol as their first ever head coach. The decision to bring Hakstol aboard was the culmination of a long and thorough coaching search, which Kraken general manager Ron Francis confirmed dated back over a year. The hire came not a moment too soon, as the Kraken’s expansion draftContinue reading “How Could The Dave Hakstol Hire Affect The Expansion Draft?”

Could The Kraken Trade For Jack Eichel?

In a season full of rock bottoms for the Buffalo Sabres, they may have just hit another one today. At a press conference this morning, Sabres captain Jack Eichel voiced his frustration with the state of the team, particularly their handling of his season-ending neck injury. “Wherever that might be” is not usually the typeContinue reading “Could The Kraken Trade For Jack Eichel?”

ECH Kraken News: Expansion Draft Plans, One Roof Foundation, Dick’s Jerseys and an ICE SLAB!

Lots to cover in this week’s ECH Kraken News as we discuss the recently laid ice slab at Climate Pledge Arena as well as the recent details about the NHL’s Expansion Draft plans and the new One Roof Foundation. Finally, we give our thoughts on the fantastic new Dick’s Drive In Kraken jerseys!