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Fans watch at the glass during the second period of an NHL hockey game between the Seattle Kraken and the San Jose Sharks, Friday, April 29, 2022, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Seattle Kraken fans rank low on list of booziest NHL supporters

SEATTLE — Seattle Kraken fans rank near the bottom of the list of the NHL's booziest fans, a recent study found.

Of the 32 fanbases in the league, Kraken fans rank 28th, purchasing an average of 2.1 alcoholic beverages per game, amounting to an average of $31.50, at Climate Pledge Arena.

For the study, surveyed 1,584 NHL fans over 21 years old living in both the United States and Canada in April.

Fans of the New York Islanders, New Jersey Devils, Washington Capitals and New York Rangers, respectively, were the only teams found to drink less at games than Kraken supporters.

Toronto Maple Leafs fans led the way, drinking 3.9 beverages a game amounting to $58.50. Fans of the Chicago Blackhawks, Tampa Bay Lightning, Colorado Avalanche and Arizona Coyotes ranked Nos. 2-5 on the list.

Click here for the full results of the study.