RALEIGH, NC – The Carolina Hurricanes will hold their 2016 Media Day on Friday, Sept. 9, beginning at noon. The event will include lunch, interviews with select players and the Jim Connors Media Cup ball hockey game. The event will be held at PNC Arena. Media planning attend Media Day and/or play in the ball hockey game are asked to RSVP via their 2016-17 Hurricanes season credential application, available by clicking here, or at http://CanesPR.com on the right side under the PAGES header.
From noon until 1 p.m., Hurricanes players and team personnel will be available for on- and off-camera interviews in the Media Room and Interview Lounge. During this time, lunch will be served to all media in attendance.
The opening faceoff of the Jim Connors Media Cup ball hockey game will take place at approximately 1:15 p.m. Media wishing to play in the ball hockey game need to indicate so on their 2016-17 season credential application available at http://CanesPR.com. Media not playing in the ball hockey game are welcome to stay and enjoy the end-to-end action on the floor on PNC Arena.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
- 12 – 1 p.m.: Lunch and interviews (Media Room and Interview Lounge)
- 1:15 p.m.: Jim Connors Media Cup ball hockey game
For more information about Hurricanes Media Day, please contact Mike Sundheim or Kyle Hanlin.
RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, and Tony MacDonald, the team’s Director of Amateur Scouting, will be available to the local media on Thursday at 12 p.m. to discuss the 2016 NHL Draft, which takes place from June 24-25 at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, NY.
The Hurricanes currently hold 10 picks in the 2016 Draft, including two in the first round and seven of the top 75 selections.
WHO: Ron Francis, Carolina Executive Vice President and General Manager
Tony MacDonald, Director of Amateur Scouting
WHAT: Media Availability ahead of 2016 NHL Draft
WHERE: Media Room, arena level of PNC Arena
WHEN: Thursday, June 9, 12:00 p.m.
Lunch will be served following the media availability session. Media with questions concerning this availability should contact Mike Sundheim.
The Carolina Hurricanes will not have practice or media availability on Friday, March 25.
The team will next take the ice for its pregame skate on Saturday, March 26, at 10:30 a.m. at PNC Arena prior to that night’s game against the NY Islanders.
RALEIGH, NC – The Carolina Hurricanes today announced details for season ticket renewals and new sales for the 2016-17 season, including a price freeze or decrease for existing full-season ticket members who renew their full-season tickets by Friday, May 6.
RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has reassigned forward Brendan Woods to the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League (AHL).