The National Hockey League announced today that it has granted an expansion franchise to Seattle. The League’s 32nd franchise, which will begin play in 2021-22, was approved in a unanimous vote by the NHL’s Board of Governors.
For the latest hockey action, subscribe to our channel by clicking the big, red shiny SUBSCRIBE button
Watch live hockey wherever you are: https://www.nhl.com/tv
Breaking news, scores, stats, analysis & real-time highlights: https://www.nhl.com
More info on Seattle Awarded National Hockey League’s 32nd Franchise
Kraken Could Find Early Success With Boudreau as Coach
With Bruce Boudreau voicing his interest in the head coaching gig in Seattle, the Kraken should give a hard look at the successful coach.
Jerry Bruckheimer Joins Skillz Board of Directors
Skillz (NYSE: SKLZ), the leading mobile games platform bringing fair competition to players worldwide, today announced that famed film and television producer Jerry Bruckheimer has joined its board of ...
Bridgestone Partners with NHL Foundation to Promote Diversity
Bridgestone Americas, Inc. (Bridgestone), today announced it is committing $200,000 to the National Hockey League Foundation in support of diversity and inclusion initiatives that will create more ...
Bally’s Corporation Becomes An Official Sports Betting Partner Of The National Hockey League
Bally’s Corporation (NYSE: BALY), a leading U.S. provider of land-based gaming and interactive entertainment, and the National Hockey League (NHL), today announced the formation of a multiyear ...
NBA BASKETBALL: Rumor mill is rumbling that Sonics’ return is in the works
Oak View Group won the right to build the new arena at Seattle Center. That’s when the National Hockey League awarded Seattle an expansion franchise. The Kraken are scheduled to begin play in Oak View ...
Why the late Sonics Guy’s dream of the NBA team returning here has never been more likely
That’s when the National Hockey League awarded Seattle an expansion franchise. The Kraken are scheduled to begin play in Oak View Group’s Climate Pledge Arena this fall. The CEO of Oak View Gr ...
Seattle NHL broadcaster features Poulsbo in travelogue
Everett Fitzhugh, the radio play-by-play voice of the new Seattle Kraken, is no exception. After years in the East Coast Hockey League, which despite its name has teams throughout the Southeast, ...
AWS Teams with the National Hockey League to be the Official Cloud Infrastructure Provider of the NHL
The National Hockey League (NHL), founded in 1917, consists of 31 Member Clubs and proudly welcomes its 32nd franchise, the Seattle Kraken, for the 2021-22 season. Each team roster reflects the ...
National Hockey League approves expansion team in Seattle
SEA ISLAND, GEORGIA - Today, the National Hockey League's Board of Governors voted to approve Seattle as the 32nd NHL Franchise for the 2021-22 season. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman announced the ...