Marshawn Lynch nonetheless has loads of love for Seattle and its sports activities scene. So maybe it is no massive shock the five-time Pro Bowler is now related to town’s new hockey franchise.
The Seattle Kraken introduced Monday that Lynch and Seattle-based rapper Macklemore at the moment are minority buyers within the workforce, which is wrapping up its inaugural NHL season.
“This is something I never would have imagined,” Lynch, who was a part of the Seahawks’ Super Bowl-winning workforce in 2014, stated in an announcement to CNBC. “I always dreamed of playing on a professional team but owning one is something special. As I look back on some of my accomplishments — I retired before I was 30 and now being an owner of a professional club at the age of 35 – I’m gonna continue to count my blessings.”