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Macklemore On Ice: Rapper Becomes Minority Owner of NHL Team

The Seattle Kraken, a National Hockey League team, have announced two of their newest minority owners—Grammy-winning rapper Macklemore and former NFL running back Marshawn Lynch. Macklemore was born and raised in Seattle, so the financial move made sense for the artist. It was also in his Seattle high school where the name Macklemore first emerged. He had adopted the name “Professor Macklemore” for an art project. As for Lynch, the former athlete spent the majority of his football career playing for the Seattle Seahawks.
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Rapper Macklemore, Marshawn Lynch join Kraken ownership group

Seattle-born rapper Macklemore and former Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch can add a new title to their résumé: NHL hockey team owners. On Monday, the Seattle Kraken announced the two became minority owners of the team, led by majority owner David Bonderman. "I'm just grateful to be...
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Kraken add Marshawn Lynch, Macklemore as minority owners

SEATTLE (AP) — The expansion Seattle Kraken are adding some additional star power to their ownership group. The Kraken announced Monday that Grammy winner Macklemore and former NFL running back Marshawn Lynch are joining the minority investor group. The two are taking small stakes in the franchise but bringing...
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Macklemore Is Now a Minority Owner of Seattle Kraken Hockey Team

Click here to read the full article. The Seattle Kraken NHL expansion team is adding some additional star power to their ownership group. The Kraken announced Monday (April 18) that Grammy winner Macklemore and former NFL running back Marshawn Lynch are joining the minority investor group. The two are taking small stakes in the franchise but bringing big ideas about community engagement and outreach to go along with their financial commitment. One of the original members of Seattle’s ownership group was Hollywood film maker Jerry Bruckheimer. “I’d say that perhaps we didn’t need just two more investors. But these are investors who uniquely...
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Slog PM: Federal Judge Voids Travel Mask Mandate, Harrell Paints Over Graffiti, Marshawn and Macklemore Own Some Kraken

What do you think Macklemore and Marshawn Lynch talked about during this photo shoot? Today, the Seattle Kraken announced that the Seattle rapper and former Seahawk are two new minority investors in the team and in Climate Pledge Arena, reports the Seattle Times. The Kraken were mum about how much money M^2 put into the team, but the Times notes that "minority stakeholder shares typically have been for $5 million." Whatever, just keep giving me more Marshawn-zamboni content:
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