New NHL team Seattle Kraken in new Climate Pledge Arena: region's top sports story of 2021
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The Seattle Kraken celebrate a goal against the Vegas Golden Knights during their NHL debut Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021, in Las Vegas.
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For their final conversation of the year, KNKX sports commentator Art Thiel and Morning Edition host Kirsten Kendrick recount the region's top five sports stories of 2021. But first, Art acknowledges the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.