Please find below links post-game notes, as well as audio files of players Jordan Staal, Riley Nash and Elias Lindholm, and Head Coach Kirk Muller, as they met the media following the team’s 5-3 win against the San Jose Sharks on Friday at PNC Arena in Raleigh.
The Hurricanes leave on Saturday for a four-game, nine-day road trip, that begins on Monday in Vancouver.
RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Vice President of Hockey Operations for the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has agreed to terms with left wing Carter Sandlak on a three-year, entry-level contract. The deal will pay Sandlak $550,000 at the NHL level or $55,000 at the American Hockey League (AHL) level in the first year, $550,000 in the NHL or $67,500 in the AHL in the second year, and $575,000 in the NHL or $67,500 in the AHL in the third year. He will also receive a signing bonus of $110,000.
Please be advised that neither the Hurricanes nor the Sharks will hold morning skates or have morning media availability on Friday, Dec. 6.
Any media needing to speak with Hurricanes Head Coach Kirk Muller prior to tomorrow’s game are asked to reach out to Mike Sundheim or Kyle Hanlin during the day on Friday. Any brief availability with Coach Muller will be held outside if the Hurricanes’ dressing room on the south side (meal room side) of PNC Arena around 5pm, if not slightly before. Again, please reach out to Mike or Kyle earlier in the day to arrange.
Any media needing to speak with San Jose personnel prior to the game (also likely in the 5pm range) should reach out to Ryan Stenn from the Sharks’ media relations department to arrange.
Please find below links to audio files of players Jeff Skinner and Justin Faulk, and Head Coach Kirk Muller, as they spoke with the media following the team’s 5-2 win against the Nashville Predators on Thursday at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, TN.
The Hurricanes will travel to Raleigh tonight will host the San Jose Sharks on Friday at PNC Arena at 7 p.m. San Jose lost 5-1 at Pittsburgh on Thursday. Links to statistics from both teams’ games are below.