Author Archives: Kevin Pelton

Peltoncast No. 285

Our new Kraken correspondent is … Tristan, who attended the team’s second game at Climate Pledge Arena on Tuesday. After discussing the new arena, we rationalize about Seattle’s two football teams after the Seahawks dropped to 2-5. Contents sponsored by … Continue reading

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Peltoncast No. 284

We toast to the Kraken earning the first win in franchise history, then ponder a possible Kraken curse after a forgettable weekend in Seattle sports that saw the teams we cover go a combined 0-6 on Saturday and Sunday. Contents … Continue reading

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Peltoncast No. 283

Kraken correspondent Randy Cote rejoins us to recap the franchise’s inaugural game. Then we preview UW football hosting UCLA and the Russell Wilson-less Seahawks at Pittsburgh on Sunday Night Football. Contents sponsored by Pagliacci Pizza Intro – Fremont Cowiche Canyon … Continue reading

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Wilson Surgery Reaction and Kraken Season Preview

Taking a deep look at the two biggest stories in Seattle sports, we react to Russell Wilson undergoing surgery on a finger injury that is expected to sideline him at least four weeks. Then Kraken writer and broadcaster Alison Lukan … Continue reading

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Peltoncast No. 282

We say farewell to a surprising M’s season with a final Hot Takes before welcoming back optimism about the Seahawks after Sunday’s win in San Francisco. Plus the Sounders solidify their position atop the MLS West. Contents sponsored by Pagliacci … Continue reading

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Peltoncast No. 281

A supersized Peltoncast continues #FreshHopSZN, crowns Philadelphia’s best fried chicken, celebrates the M’s playoffs push, ponders Sue Bird’s possible retirement, previews not-your-older-brother’s Oregon State and considers whether Pete Carroll is capable of making the necessary adjustments to the Seahawks’ defense. … Continue reading

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Emergency Pod: Seahawks drop to 1-2

After the Seahawks lost their second straight game, giving up 30 points to the Minnesota Vikings Sunday, Kevin pods from the road and Tristan admits his mistakes (some unrelated to the Seahawks) as they grapple with the takeaways. DOWNLOAD/STREAM THE … Continue reading

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Peltoncast No. 280

Our search for Seattle’s best fried chicken returns to pick a fourth semifinalist before we talk about the Seattle football teams trading places from the previous week with the Huskies putting together an encouraging win and the Seahawks suffering a … Continue reading

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Peltoncast No. 279

Kevin is back from the Midwest and we revisit what went wrong for the Huskies at Michigan and what went right for the Seahawks in their encouraging opening win at Indianapolis. Contents sponsored by Pagliacci Pizza Intro – Deschutes Wowza! … Continue reading

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Peltoncast No. 278

We preview a full week of football as the Huskies try to bounce back at Michigan and the Seahawks open their season in Indianapolis. Plus M’s Hot Takes feels the ’95 vibes. Contents sponsored by Pagliacci Pizza Intro – Sierra … Continue reading

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