Kraken’s Brandon Tanev and Jared McCann spent 2 seasons with Penguins, Seattle’s Monday opponent

Kraken coach Dave Hakstol said after Monday’s morning skate that the line has been just as effective defensively as it is at generating scoring chances. All three players pride themselves on a two-way transitional game and Hakstol figures some of their defensive efforts have actually led to goals going the other way. The two, they’re connected,” Hakstol said.