Tripp Tracy is in his 14th season alongside John Forslund on the Hurricanes’ television broadcasts. A former goaltender, Tracy was originally drafted by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1993 NHL Entry Draft. After completing four seasons at Harvard University, Tracy signed a free agent contract with the Hurricanes in August 1996. He spent two seasons in the organization, playing for Richmond (ECHL), Springfield (AHL), New Haven (AHL) and Carolina (NHL). He retired in 1998 and accepted a position at CNN before returning to the organization for the 1998-99 season.
Tracy resides in Raleigh. He is involved in several charitable organizations in the Triangle, including the Jimmy V Foundation and the St. Baldrick’s Foundation. He also serves on the board for Children’s Charities at Adios.