RALEIGH, NC – The Carolina Hurricanes will hold their annual Hockey Fights Cancer awareness night, presented by UNC REX Healthcare, on Saturday, Nov. 23, when the team hosts the Florida Panthers at 7:00 p.m. Hurricanes coaches, broadcasters and team personnel will wear special Hockey Fights Cancer ties during the game, and the team will wear special Hockey Fights Cancer jerseys during its pre-game warm up. New this year, the names of over 400 individuals who have fought or are currently fighting will be featured within the numbers of the warm-up jerseys. In addition, these names will be featured on a special Canes-themed dasher board and some of the individuals, their friends, and families will participate in the Hurricanes fan tunnels prior to the game and prior to the second period. Corporate partners will show their support by changing their dasher boards to lavender for the game.
Please find links below to postgame notes, stats and audio of Hurricanes players Teuvo Teravainen and Lucas Wallmark, as well as Hurricanes Head Coach Rod Brind’Amour and Philadelphia Flyers Head Coach Alain Vigneault, as they spoke to the media following the Hurricanes’ 5-3 loss against the Flyers on Thursday at PNC Arena.
The Hurricanes will practice at 12:00 p.m. on Friday at Raleigh Center Ice.