We’ll welcome the 32nd team to the league for the 2021-22 season.
And the lucky winner is… SEATTLE!
League commissioner, Gary Bettman, made the announcement today. Seattle’s ownership group led by billionaire David Bonderman and a number of minority partners, including Hollywood producer Jerry Bruckheimer.
Seattle will play in the Pacific Division, meaning the Arizona Coyotes will move to the Central Division and the Vancouver Canucks will have a natural geographic rival for the first time.
Watch the announcement HERE.