Author: Kaydence Michalsky

Mitch Marner celebrates goal with Auston Matthews

Mitch Marner: Should He Stay or Should He Go?

Since the Toronto Maple Leafs lost to the Boston Bruins in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, there has been much talk about what the franchise should do with its core four, with most eyes on Mitch Marner. Though Marner technically has a year left on his contract, which also includes a no-movement […]

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Press Conference of Seattle Kraken Management Team Announcing Dan Bylsma as Head Coach

Dan Bylsma Returns to NHL as Seattle Kraken Head Coach

Dan Bylsma is making his return to the NHL for the first time in seven years as head coach of the Seattle Kraken. This will make him the second head coach in franchise history after former coach Dave Hakstol was relieved of his duties earlier last month. Bylsma, 53, has spent the past two seasons […]

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Seattle Kraken celebrate win at Climate Pledge Arena

A Look Into 3 Potential Candidates to Coach the Seattle Kraken

As the dust settles on the announcement of Dave Hakstol’s release from the Seattle Kraken, news surrounding a new head coach for the franchise has been at a standstill. As the Kraken searches for Hakstol’s replacement, they must look for someone with a proven track record and the ability to build up young talent.  Though the franchise has […]

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Jagger Fircus accepting YARA award for his performance during the 2023-24 season

Promising Future for Seattle Kraken Prospect Jagger Firkus

Seattle Kraken prospect and Moose Jaw Warriors forward Jagger Firkus has proven himself to be a valuable player in the Western Hockey League. This week, Firkus was awarded not one but two trophies for his outstanding performance during the 2023-24 season.  Related Post: On May 8, 2024, he was announced as this year’s Bob Clarke Trophy […]

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Seattle Kraken Head Coach Dave Hakstol

Dave Hakstol’s Future With Seattle Kraken Comes to an End

After an unsuccessful year for the Seattle Kraken, General Manager Ron Francis announced today that the franchise has relieved head coach Dave Hakstol and assistant coach Paul McFarland of their duties. However, this decision is not particularly surprising.  During his end-of-season interview on April 22, Francis was asked about Hakstol’s status but refused to give a […]

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Seattle Kraken General Manager Ron Francis at the post-season interview.

Uncertain Future for Seattle Kraken’s Head Coach Dave Hakstol

As the NHL’s inaugural season ends for the 2023-24 season, uncertainty looms over the future of Seattle Kraken’s coaching staff. Recent remarks made by the team’s general manager, Ron Francis, have sparked speculation and debate about the future of current Head Coach Dave Hakstol. With the Kraken in evaluation mode for both coaches and players, important […]

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