Live Thread: Seattle Kraken Expansion Draft

The Kraken draft picks are slowly leaking.

Good morning, Preds fans!

Thanks to Twitter, many Seattle Kraken draft picks are leaking prior to tonight’s live expansion draft (at 7 PM Central).

We’ve started a live thread with updates as we’re seeing them...

Seattle has come to terms with Adam Larsson and Jamie Oleksiak:

Carey Price remains part of the Montreal Canadiens:

Gabriel Landeskog remains a UFA...

Toronto traded for McCann, exposed him, and now he’s a Kraken:

The goalie selections will include Joey Daccord from Ottawa:

...And Vitek Vanecek from Washington and Chris Driedger from the Panthers:

Mark Giordano, Calgary Flames captain, is a Kraken:

Vince Dunn is the choice from St. Louis, not Vladimir Tarasenko:

I had to ask Eamon if this is a real Flyers player:

Meanwhile, here’s the news we all expected:

Jordan Eberle from the Islanders is now a Kraken:

And from Winnipeg, Mason Appleton (and a JFreshHockey chart):

Hmmm, Morgan Geekie from Carolina:

And...Joonas Donskoi from the Avs:

A surprise from Columbus:

From Boston:

The picks are coming in fast and furious now. Is there any point in watching the live show tonight? Nah. Here’s the pick from the Kings:

Here’s another JFreshHockey card for New Jersey’s pick:

Tyler Pitlick from Dallas:

I am seeing reports of defenseman Carson Soucy being drafted from Minnesota:

From Vancouver, Kole Lind:

Something interesting from the Rangers:

From Anaheim:

Me, being dumb, forgot Joonas Donskoi was with the Avs (now Seattle) and not San Jose. Here’s San Jose’s choice:

This makes sense re: the Rangers. We would know about any trades tonight (or later this week):


As of 12:30 Central, we are missing information for the Penguins, Blackhawks, Sabres, Red Wings, and Lightning.

As of 12:31 Central:

From Chicagoland: