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WILLIAMS AVAILABLE TO MEDIA AT PNC ARENA MONDAY

RALEIGH, NC – Hurricanes forward Justin Williams will be available to the media at PNC Arena on Monday.

 

WHO:              Justin Williams, Carolina Hurricanes forward

WHAT:           Media Availability

WHERE:         PNC Arena, Hurricanes locker room

WHEN:           Monday at 1 p.m.

 

Williams, 35, agreed to a two-year contract with the Hurricanes on July 1, after scoring 24 goals and adding 24 assists (48 points) in 80 games for the Washington Capitals during the 2016-17 season. The Cobourg, Ont., native ranked tied for third among Capitals skaters in goals and sixth in points. Williams was fourth among Capitals in scoring during the 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs, totaling nine points (3g, 6a) in 13 games. Originally selected by the Philadelphia Flyers, Williams (6’1”, 188 lbs.) has earned 682 points (273g, 409a) in 1,080 career regular-season NHL games with the Flyers, Hurricanes, Los Angeles Kings and Capitals. He has added 94 points (36g, 58a) in 140 career playoff games, winning the Stanley Cup three times – 2006 with Carolina, and 2012 and 2014 with Los Angeles. Williams won the Conn Smythe Trophy as the most valuable player of the 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs, registering nine goals, 16 assists (25 points) and a league-leading plus-13 rating in 26 games for the Kings.

Jaccob Slavin News Conference

Video of today’s news conference with Jaccob Slavin and Ron Francis is available for broadcast use via the link below.

Slavin News Conference

March 11 – ‘CANES ALUMNI GAME MEDIA INFORMATION FOR SUNDAY

RALEIGH, NC – The Carolina Hurricanes’ sixth-annual Alumni Game presented by Lenovo will take place at PNC Arena on Sunday, March 12, at 1:30 p.m. Media are welcome to cover the game and talk to participants, including former Carolina Hurricanes players, in the team’s dressing room following the game (approximately 3 p.m.).

For more information about the Alumni Game, please click here. Media with questions about covering the Alumni Game are asked to contact Kyle Hanlin.

Feb. 27 – NO HURRICANES PRACTICE

The Carolina Hurricanes will not practice or have media availability on Monday, Feb. 27. The team will open a two-game road trip on Tuesday against the Panthers at BB&T Center in Sunrise, FL.

Feb. 19 – MAPLE LEAFS will not skate

Please note that the Toronto Maple Leafs will not hold a pregame skate or morning media availability at PNC Arena this morning (Sunday, Feb. 19).

Maple Leafs Head Coach Mike Babcock and select players will be available to the media outside of the visiting locker room starting at 4:45 p.m.

Please contact Scott McNaughton or Ian Meagher with any questions.

Feb. 19 – HURRICANES pregame skate is optional

Please note that the Carolina Hurricanes’ pregame skate at PNC Arena this morning (Sunday, Feb. 19) is optional for players, thus which players are available to media following the pregame skate is uncertain.

Head Coach Bill Peters will be available to the media per usual just after 11 a.m.

Please contact Mike Sundheim or Kyle Hanlin with any questions.

Jan. 22 – No practice Sunday

The Carolina Hurricanes will not practice on Sunday at Verizon Center.

The team is currently scheduled to skate on Monday at 11:30 at Verizon Center ahead of its 7 p.m. game against the Capitals.