RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has agreed to terms with defenseman Roland McKeown (muh-KOW-uhn) on a three-year, entry-level contract. On the NHL level, the deal will pay McKeown $625,000 in 2015-16, $675,000 in 2016-17 and $750,000 in 2017-18. His American Hockey League (AHL) salary will be $70,000 per year, and he receives a signing bonus of $277,500.
RALEIGH, NC – Jon Chase, Director of Community Relations and Promotions for the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced the details of Fan Appreciation Week. This year’s Fan Appreciation Week will be held in conjunction with the team’s final two regular-season home games, April 4 against Philadelphia, and April 11 against Detroit.
Please follow the link below to access audio of Hurricanes Head Coach Bill Peters following the team’s 4-2 loss against the Washington Capitals at Verizon Center on Tuesday.
Audio: Bill Peters
The Hurricanes travel to South Florida tonight and are scheduled to practice at BB&T Center in Sunrise, FL, on Wednesday at 1 p.m.