With the NHL expanding to 32 teams in 2021-22, Seattle is to finally get their first NHL team. Seattle has a hockey history that dates back over 100 years. There is a rich history of hockey royalty, revolutionizing the game and even Stanley Cup champions.
Seattle was officially granted the NHL's 32nd franchise on Tuesday, December 4th in a unanimous 31-0 vote. The long-rumored expansion was given the green light after the Board of Governors meeting and is set to hit the ice in the 2021-22 season. While less earth-shattering than the Vegas expansion just a couple of years past, the Emerald City expansion will still shake up the league in many ways.
After The Vegas Golden Knights got their NHL team, there has been an odd numbered 31 teams in the league. Good news is it looks like The Emerald City is going to get their own team to round out that number. On Thursday, March 1st, there was a season ticket drive held to test out … Continue reading Seattle is already cleaning house in the NHL