RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the Hurricanes have acquired defenseman Jack Hillen and a fourth-round pick in the 2015 NHL Draft from the Washington Capitals in exchange for defenseman Tim Gleason.
Please find below links post-game notes, stats and audio of Hurricanes players Anton Khudobin, Jeff Skinner, Brett Bellemore and Cam Ward, Carolina Head Coach Bill Peters and Washington Capitals Head Coach Barry Trotz as they spoke to the media on Friday following the Hurricanes’ 3-0 win against the Capitals at PNC Arena in Raleigh.
The Hurricanes travel to Long Island tonight, and will take on the New York Islanders on Saturday at 5 p.m. in the first game of a two-game road trip. The Hurricanes will not hold a morning skate in New York. Head Coach Bill Peters will be available to the media at Nassau Coliseum at 2:45 p.m. outside the Hurricanes’ dressing room.