Potential names for Seattle NHL franchise
4 monthes ago - By Yardbarker
The NHL will be expanding to 32 teams at the start of the 2021-22 season when the Seattle franchise makes its debut. We know there will be plenty of excitement and exceedingly high expectations given the immediate success of the league's most recent expansion team (the Vegas Golden Knights, who instantly became one of the league's best and a Stanley Cup contender). What we do not know is what this team will be called, but there have been plenty of suggestions, rumors and possibilities: Cougars - There are a lot of big cats in Washington, so it makes sense that Cougars would make the list...
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