The Seattle Kraken have hired Everett Fitzhugh as the club's first broadcaster, the team announced Friday. Fitzhugh is believed to be the first Black team broadcaster hired by an NHL franchise. Fitzhugh served as the play-by-play broadcaster for the club.
The Stanley Cup Qualifiers are under way in the hub cities of Edmonton and Toronto.
Coyotes forward Brad Richardson scored the winning goal in overtime against the Predators to give Arizona its first postseason series win since 2012.