RALEIGH, NC – Don Waddell, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has created a five-week outreach program in partnership with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) to recognize the efforts and sacrifices of health care workers during the COVID-19 health crisis. To thank these vital members of the Triangle community, the team will deliver professionally-prepared meals to local health care workers.
RALEIGH, NC – Carolina Hurricanes Captain Jordan Staal will be available on a video conference call at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, following the team’s opening skate of Phase 2 of the National Hockey League’s Return to Play Plan.
The Hurricanes are expecting approximately 16 players to participate during Tuesday’s voluntary training session. In accordance with Phase 2 guidelines, the team will be divided into two groups and no media will be permitted inside PNC Arena. To assist media in their coverage of the team’s voluntary skates, the Hurricanes will upload broadcast-quality footage to their media resource site, CanesPR.com.
Media interested in accessing his video conference call should email Mike Sundheim for the link and password.
WHO: Jordan Staal
WHAT: Video Conference Call
WHEN: Tuesday, June 30 at 12:30 p.m. ET
We ask for your cooperation in not sharing the call’s information as lines will be limited and space is not guaranteed.
RALEIGH, NC – Don Waddell, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team will begin voluntary small-group training at PNC Arena on Tuesday, June 30. All sessions will be closed to the public and media.
RALEIGH, NC – Carolina Hurricanes emergency backup goaltender David Ayres, who helped the Hurricanes defeat the Toronto Maple Leafs 6-3 on Feb. 22, has been voted the “Greatest Moment of the NHL Season…So Far” in an online fan vote. Fans were able to vote on one matchup per day on Twitter and Instagram from the original bracket of 64 moments. Ayres defeated teammate Andrei Svechnikov’s “lacrosse-style” goal in the semifinals and Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne’s goal in the final matchup.