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Kraken have 5 players in COVID protocol on eve of opener

Oct. 11, 2021 16:18 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Kraken are expected to be without five players for the season opener at Vegas due to COVID-19 protocols, coach Dave Hakstol said Monday. Forwards Jared McCann, Joonas Donskoi and Marcus Johansson, and defenseman Jamie Oleksiak were placed on...

Dave Hakstol hopes for rebound success with expansion Kraken

Oct. 11, 2021 16:10 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Inside the conference room, Dave Hakstol was enjoying a quiet lunch with a small group on the cusp of getting started with the first Seattle Kraken training camp. Then came a knock on the window from two random fans who happened to realize Hakstol was in...

Kraken look to write own story during inaugural campaign

Sep. 29, 2021 15:48 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The question will hang over the Seattle Kraken throughout their inaugural season, even if it’s probably unfair. Can they come close to matching what Vegas did in its first season in 2017-18? It seems preposterous to think Seattle...

Time to get Kraken: Seattle opens first NHL training camp

Sep. 23, 2021 19:04 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — It didn’t take long for Mark Giordano to get years of seeing red out of his system. The former longtime Calgary Flames defenseman didn’t even flinch Thursday while pulling on the jersey of a different team for the first time in his career. Give an...