NHL Trade Deadline Explained

The NHL Trade Deadline is only a few days away, and big names like Claude Giroux and Mark Giordano are set to be on the move. But what is the NHL Trade Deadline and how does it work? Join RJ as he explains everything you need to know about one of the most exciting daysContinue reading “NHL Trade Deadline Explained”

ECH Kraken News – Giordano Named Captain, COVID-19 Update

We have good and bad news, Kraken fans. Defenseman Mark Giordano was named the first captain in Kraken history today! Unfortunately, the news didn’t stop there as we learned 4 more Seattle Kraken players were added to the league’s COVID Protocol. We talk their availability and how this effects the lineup for tomorrow’s game:

Giordano Scores In Return To Calgary, Kraken Win 4-3 In Shootout

You couldn’t write the script any better. Just three minutes into his return to Calgary, Kraken defenseman Mark Giordano scored a goal that brought fans of both teams to their feet at the Scotiabank Saddledome. The play started with a stretch pass from Cale Fleury to Jared McCann that led the Kraken into the offensiveContinue reading “Giordano Scores In Return To Calgary, Kraken Win 4-3 In Shootout”

Kraken Training Camp Notes: Day 1

The Seattle Kraken began the first training camp in franchise history today at the Kraken Community Iceplex in front of fans and media. The team was split into two groups, white and blue, who each split their practice time between Rink 1 and Rink 2. Here are the rosters for each group: Below are someContinue reading “Kraken Training Camp Notes: Day 1”

Emerald City Hockey Podcast Episode 6 – Summer Mailbag

In this episode, RJ and Dylan discuss the Jesperi Kotkaniemi offer sheet (0:22) before answering your Seattle Kraken questions – How many wins will the Kraken have next season? (9:55), Who will lead the Kraken in each statistical category? (12:48), Who will be the Kraken’s first captain? (21:27), Would Beniers burn a year of hisContinue reading “Emerald City Hockey Podcast Episode 6 – Summer Mailbag”

ECH Scouting Spotlight: Week 3

Welcome to week 3 of our weekly series called “Scouting Spotlight”! Every week, we’ll highlight three players around the NHL who are potential picks for the Kraken in this July’s Expansion Draft. We’ll provide a bit of background on the players and why they’re worth watching this week. Each Scouting Spotlight will finish with aContinue reading “ECH Scouting Spotlight: Week 3”