Wednesday’s Dump & Chase: Expansion Draft Day

The Seattle Kraken will have a team tonight.

Nashville Predators News

Luke Prokop hopeful his coming out leads to ‘lasting change’ in hockey
Like Nick yesterday, I won’t stop sharing Luke Prokop stories.

Prokop receives outpouring of support after coming out as gay
That’s our guy!

Why did the Nashville Predators bet on Phil Myers? | On the Forecheck
Make sure you read this from Eamon. Phil Myers is an interest player.

Around the League

Seattle Kraken Carey Price expansion draft Craig Button |
Craig Button has Calle Järnkrok going to Seattle, too.

Seattle ready to celebrate unveiling of Kraken roster at Expansion Draft
Me? I'm not ready to party.

Goodbye, Calle Järnkrok (presumably).

Mock NHL Expansion Draft: Who will the Seattle Kraken choose?
Sportsnet has Seattle drafting Calle Järnkrok.

Three potential breakout players for the Seattle Kraken to target
If Seattle is going for breakout players, I hope they don't look at Yakov Trenin.

Kraken closing in on three-year contract with goalie Chris Driedger
Chris Driedger has limited experience in the NHL, but the Kraken really like him.

All eyes on Kerfoot, McCann for Maple Leafs ahead of expansion draft
If I'm Seattle, I'm taking Alexander Kerfoot.

Are Kraken willing to absorb risk on Price amid new questions about health?
Carey Price probably remains a Hab.

With expansion draft near, Giordano's storied Flames run approaches its end
Mark Giordano might be headed to Seattle.

NHL Rumours Ottawa Senators Nazem Kadri Avalanche |
If the Senators are eyeing centers, would they take Matt Duchene back? I am only partly joking.

Matt Murray Ottawa Senators expansion draft Seattle Kraken |
I HIGHLY doubt Matt Murray leaves Ottawa.

St. Louis Blues give Seattle Kraken much to consider ahead of expansion draft |
I still don't know if Seattle drafts Vladimir Tarasenko, but is his injury history a concern?

Assessing 2021 UFA Centers Coming Off Show-Me Pacts | The Hockey News on Sports Illustrated
Personally, I'm hoping Nashville re-signs Mikael Granlund.

Seattle Mock Expansion Draft 3.0: A Final Crack at the Kraken | The Hockey News on Sports Illustrated
The Hockey News also has Calle Järnkrok selected by Seattle.

Could the Coyotes Trade Darcy Kuemper? | The Hockey News on Sports Illustrated
Darcy Kuemper needs an injury-free season and a better team in front of him and he'll be a Vezina finalist. Does that happen? I'm not sure.

Early Stanley Cup Odds Worth Keeping an Eye On | The Hockey News on Sports Illustrated
Lol, New Jersey (I will regret saying this).

The Top Five Greybeard UFA Centers | The Hockey News on Sports Illustrated
Somewhere, Joe Thornton will get another one-year deal.

Pay-per-save: How much should Philipp Grubauer cost the Colorado Avalanche? | Mile High Hockey
This is an interesting look at what kind of new contract Philipp Grubauer could receive.

Chicago Blackhawks, Columbus Blue Jackets, Seth Jones trade rumors: analysis and discussion | Second City Hockey
Here's a take from our friends at Second City Hockey about NOT trading for Seth Jones.

So, OTFers...who does Seattle draft from Nashville tonight?

From the Nashville Predators, Seattle chooses...

Calle Jarnkrok51
Ryan Johansen22
Matt Duchene5
Colton Sissons7
Connor Ingram3
A player not listed above4