RALEIGH, NC – The Finnish Ice Hockey Association today announced that Carolina Hurricanes forwards Sebastian Aho and Teuvo Teravainen will represent Finland at the 2018 IIHF World Championships. The tournament will be held from May 4-20 in Denmark.
RALEIGH, NC – Carolina Hurricanes center Jordan Staal has been named as one of three finalists for the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy. The Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy is awarded annually by the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association (PHWA) to the player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to ice hockey. The winner will be named at the 2018 NHL Awards to be held June 20 in Las Vegas.
RALEIGH, NC – The Carolina Hurricanes today announced that the team has named Paul Krepelka as its new Vice President of Hockey Operations. As Vice President of Hockey Operations, Krepelka’s responsibilities will include player contract negotiations and other hockey operations matters.
RALEIGH, NC – The Carolina Hurricanes today announced that the team has assigned defensemen Hadyn Fleury and Roland McKeown and forwards Valentin Zykov and Nicolas Roy to the American Hockey League’s Charlotte Checkers. Charlotte tonight clinched a spot in the 2018 Calder Cup playoffs, which will begin the week of April 20.
RALEIGH, NC – The Carolina Hurricanes today announced that co-captain Jordan Staal has been selected as the winner of the 2017-18 Steve Chiasson Award and the 2017-18 Josef Vasicek Award. Staal has also been selected as the Hurricanes’ nominee for the 2017-18 Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy by the Carolina chapter of the Professional Hockey Writers Association (PHWA).