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NHL Seattle confident with long-term building plan

Looking to follow same route to expansion success Golden Knights had

by Nicholas J. Cotsonika @cotsonika / NHL.com Columnist

VANCOUVER -- The Seattle NHL expansion team won't take the ice until the 2021-22 season. It has no name, no colors, no general manager. The old arena near the Space Needle is in the demolition phase; the new arena under the historic roof is yet to be built.

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Seattle expansion franchise has questions, looks to fans for answers

NHL's 32nd team, to begin play in 2021-22, launches site to help decide name, colors, arena food choices

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The Seattle expansion franchise that will begin play in 2021-22 and become the NHL's 32nd team is turning to its fan base to help make some key decisions, starting with its name and colors.

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Seattle NHL expansion team working hard on rebuilding arena

Aiming for June 2021 opening, NHL Expansion Draft

by Andrew Eide / NHL.com Correspondent

SEATTLE -- The Seattle NHL expansion team plans to open its arena in June 2021, the ownership group and developers said at an open house Thursday.

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NHL All-Star Game promised to Seattle

Will host within seven years of inaugural 2021-22 season; Draft could come first

by Nicholas J. Cotsonika @cotsonika / NHL.com Columnist

The NHL has promised Seattle an All-Star Game within seven years of the expansion team's inaugural season of 2021-22, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said at a press conference at the Space Needle on Wednesday.

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Seattle NHL expansion team can build on revived legacy of Metropolitans

Kim sparked interest in first U.S. Stanley Cup champions, city's hockey heritage

by Nicholas J. Cotsonika @cotsonika / NHL.com Columnist

A Seattle expansion team will play in the NHL starting in 2021-22. NHL.com posted a series of stories this month about the NHL Seattle organization, the local hockey scene and the city's rich hockey history.

Today, the final installment: Paul Kim, owner of the Seattle Metropolitans logo and name.

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Seattle NHL expansion team latest chapter in city's rich hockey history

Market with 'lots of unique things' welcomes back sport at major league level

by Nicholas J. Cotsonika @cotsonika / NHL.com Columnist

A Seattle expansion team will play in the NHL starting in 2021-22. NHL.com is posting a series of stories this month about the NHL Seattle organization, the local hockey scene and the city's rich hockey history.

Today, why NHL Seattle calls this a return to hockey.

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Seattle NHL expansion team is payoff for leader of grassroots effort

Barr, who created website advocating for hockey in city, says sport 'made a believer out of me'

by Nicholas J. Cotsonika @cotsonika / NHL.com Columnist

A Seattle expansion team will play in the NHL starting in 2021-22. NHL.com is posting a series of stories this month about the NHL Seattle organization, the local hockey scene and the city's rich hockey history.

Today, John Barr, creator of NHLtoSeattle.com.

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Seattle's 'only hockey bar' serving up excitement for NHL expansion team

The Angry Beaver taps into its owner's love of the game

by Nicholas J. Cotsonika @cotsonika / NHL.com Columnist

A Seattle expansion team will play in the NHL starting in 2021-22. NHL.com is posting a series of stories this month about the NHL Seattle organization, the local hockey scene and the city's rich hockey history.

Today, The Angry Beaver, Seattle's only hockey bar.

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Flyers prospect Wylie hungry for Seattle hockey

Everett, WA native believes local fans will 'eat up' NHL expansion team

by Mike. G. Morreale @MikeMorrealeNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

EVERETT, Washington -- Wyatte Wylie, chosen in the fifth round of the 2018 NHL Draft by the Philadelphia Flyers, hopes someday to become the second player born in Everett to play in the NHL.

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Seattle NHL expansion team will grow with hockey community

Expect arrival to create 'fans for life or playing for life'

by Nicholas J. Cotsonika @cotsonika / NHL.com Columnist

A Seattle expansion team will play in the NHL starting in 2021-22. NHL.com is posting a series of stories this month about the NHL Seattle organization, the local hockey scene and the city's rich hockey history.

Today, growing the game.

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