T.J. Oshie (White Earth Nation) Scores Big at Climate Pledge Arena

Written by on March 15, 2024


The game between the Seattle Kraken and the Washington Capitals provided a captivating showcase of skill and diversity in the NHL. T.J. Oshie, a member of the White Earth Nation, left a mark with an impressive unassisted power-play goal in the late stages of the second period. Oshie’s return to play in front of his hometown Seattle crowd added a special dimension to the game, reflecting his roots in Everett, Washington.

Ethan Bear, representing the Ochapowace Cree Nation, is also on the Capitals’ roster, underlining the diversity and talent within hockey.

Both teams displayed exceptional defensive prowess, contributing to an intense and thrilling atmosphere throughout the match. Although the Capitals emerged victorious, the passionate support from fans underscored hockey’s ability to bring together individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures.

McMichael’s goal, alongside Oshie’s, secured a 2-1 victory for the Capitals against the Kraken, highlighting the competitive nature of the game.

Looking ahead, the Kraken’s journey to the postseason will demand significant support from within and outside the organization. Each upcoming matchup is crucial as the team strives for a postseason berth.

Upcoming games for the Kraken:
– Sat, Mar 16: vs Nashville at 7:00 PM
– Mon, Mar 18: vs Buffalo at 7:00 PM
– Thu, Mar 21: @ Vegas at 7:30 PM
– Fri, Mar 22: @ Arizona at 7:00 PM



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