Softy and Dick H3 - Revisiting Chuck Arnold / Everett Fitzhugh on Kraken / Fernando Tatis contract
Dave 'Softy' Mahler and Dick Fain
Softy and Dick revisit Monday's conversation with Seahawks president Chuck Arnold and the upcoming addition to the Ring of Honor this season. Kraken broadcaster Everett Fitzhugh joins Softy and Dick Fain to discuss head Coach possibilities and the timing of that hire, what kind of coach they need to find, what happened to Vegas’ coach, new TV voice John Forslund, games this week. Fernando Tatis gets a massive 14-year contract with the San Diego Padres.
Everett Fitzhugh is the latest guest to join host Dan Kerry on The Nottingham Panthers' Audio Experience, in association with The Nottingham Building Society.One of the voices of the Seattle Kraken, the NHL's newest expansion franchise, Everett talks about his journey as a broadcaster in the wonderful world of ice hockey that has led him to the position of Radio Play-by-Play Announcer of the Kraken.In a conversation full of laughter & good times Everett tells tales from his time working in the ECHL with the Cincinnati Cyclones, getting a recommendation from the legendary Mike "Doc" Emerick, meeting Wayne Gretzky, getting to work with John Forslund, how the Kraken are a progressive team for a progressive city, the games he already has mentally circled on the calendar and much, much more.When he was hired by the Kraken Everett became the first full-time black commentator in NHL history and is the only black commentator at any level of professional ice hockey in North America, whilst never setting out to be a trailblazer the native of Detroit talks about how he has embraced that status since acheiving one of his life goals and how it has added even more fuel to his fire.It's another not to be missed episode of The Nottingham Panthers' Audio Experience, in association with The Nottingham Building Society, and is sure to put a smile on your face throughout.
Softy and Dick H1 - Everett Fitzhugh in for Dick / Hugh Millen on Russell Wilson comments
Dave 'Softy' Mahler and Dick Fain
Kraken broadcaster Everett Fitzhugh is in for Dick with Softy today as they hit on Russell Wilson's criticism of the Seahawks. Hugh Millen joins Softy and Everett for his reaction to Russell Wilson’s comments today about taking trade calls and being involved with personnel decisions, if Wilson should take a discount to prioritize team success, if he should be involved with personnel decisions, should Russell get the benefit of the doubt in making these comments, the trade rumors and if there’s any truth or realism to them. Is Wilson out of line for trying to assert his influence on personnel decisions.
During this extended minor league hockey offseason, The Sin Bin is digging into the archives to bring back select installments of the In The Corners Podcast with C.C. Hawkley. Enjoy as we take a walk down memory lane and present these past podcast episodes! Photo Credit: Seattle Kraken / NHL On August 7, 2020, Everett Fitzhugh was named the first broadcaster for the NHL’s Seattle Kraken. Source
What's it like being the first hired broadcast voice of an NHL team? Well I had Everett Fitzhugh on Avry's Sports Show this summer to find out! Everett and myself got into the process of being hired by the Seattle Kraken, being a black man on an NHL broadcast team, diversity in the game in media, growing up as an Oilers fan in Detroit and so much more! Follow Everett on Twitter: @TheVoiceFitz--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/avrys-sportsshow/support
The Interview: Locked On Devils' Trey Matthews w/ Everett Fitzhugh
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Today on The Interview, Trey Matthews of Locked On Devils steps in for a conversation with new Seattle Kraken play-by-play voice Everett Fitzhugh, who was recently named the first ever Black play-by-play announcer in NHL history. The two discuss how their careers have intersected, and the road Everett's taken to the big show. Please be sure to subscribe to, rate and review Locked On Devils with Trey Matthews today!Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock AutoAmazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you.ManscapedGo to Manscaped.com and use code LOCKED to get 20% Off and Free Shipping. Manscaped is #1 in men’s below the belt grooming and offers precision-engineered tools for your family jewels.Built BarBuilt Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
New Seattle Kraken Broadcaster Everett Fitzhugh talks about making the jump from the ECHL to the NHL, as well as some classic memories, such as Education Day in Wheeling, Teddy Bear Toss, his green suit, and the infamous seat cushion.