SEATTLE - The Seattle Kraken take on the Vegas Golden Knights in their home opener at Climate Pledge Arena on Saturday.
Seattle had a 27-49-6 record overall and went 6-20-0 in Pacific Division games last season. The Kraken scored 213 goals while giving up 284 last season for a -71 goal differential. Vegas went 43-31-8 overall and 16-7-3 in division games last season. Goalies for the Golden Knights averaged 27.0 saves per game last season while conceding 3.0 goals per game.
Kraken: Jaden Schwartz: day to day (lower body), Chris Driedger: out (knee), Joonas Donskoi: out (upper-body).
Golden Knights: William Carrier: day to day (abdomen), Laurent Brossoit: out (hip), Robin Lehner: out (hip), Nolan Patrick: out (upper body), Daniil Miromanov: out (undisclosed), Shea Weber: out (ankle).
Vegas Golden Knights (1-0-0, first in the Pacific Division) vs. Seattle Kraken (0-0-1, second in the Pacific Division)
Seattle; Saturday, 7 p.m. PT