As a group in Seattle moves closer to submitting a bid to become the NHL’s 32nd franchise, one open question is: what would the team be called? A hockey blogger in Detroit has been monitoring domain name registrations, and may have found some clues. General counsel for the potential ownership group has registered 38 domain names which represent 13 different team names, including the Sea Lions and the Kraken. Time will tell if any of these names ever make it onto an NHL sweater.
See the full list of potential names here.