Welcome to the 2022-23 season sneak peek as given you by Betway Sports. We’ll be taking a dive into each groups offseason and what their Stanley Cup chances are for next season from the worst chances to the very best. All chances present since the time of composing.
Seattle Kraken Stanley Cup Odds: +12500
Do you desire another long shot that has no opportunity of striking? Because begun down and bank on the Seattle Kraken!
Now entering their 2nd year in the NHL, the Kraken have actually undoubtedly had a strong offseason. They had Shane Wright, a gamer who is going to be extremely inspired, be up to them at 4th general and there’s a likelihood we see him in the NHL next season.
He’s going to be extremely inspired after being handed down by the Montreal Canadiens, New Jersey Devils, and the Arizona Coyotes, so the Kraken are getting an excellent one. On top of that, they had WHL star Jagger Firkus, a gamer I was extremely high up on leading into the draft, fall to them early in the 2nd round.They had a minor trade back from the 3rd round getting 4th and fifth-rounders.
The huge trade of the offseason was obtaining Oliver Bjorkstrand from the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for a 3rd and fourth round choice. As far as hauls go, this is a huge one. Columbus was money strapped and the Kraken are getting an extremely, excellent top-six winger.
In totally free firm, they likewise got Andre Burakovsky and Justin Schultz.
Are we banking on the Kraken to win the cup? No. Despite some relocations that I believe will assist them enhance as an entire this season, they’ll be difficult pushed to make the playoffs in a difficult Pacific Division.