Posted by Chip Alexander on December 18, 2014
The Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday traded veteran defenseman Jay Harrison to the Winnipeg Jets in exchange for a sixth-round pick in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.
General manager Ron Francis, in a statement, said Harrison "represented our organization with class and we wish him and his family nothing but the best.
Harrison, 32, had a goal and three assists, and a minus-5 rating, in 20 games for the Hurricanes this season. He played in six seasons for Carolina, notching 68 points (21 goals, 47 assists) in 317 games.
Posted by Chip Alexander on December 8, 2014
Tuomo Ruutu may have changed teams but his demeanor hasn't changed. He came off the ice Monday at PNC Arena with a smile on his face, upbeat, ready to play his former team.
Posted by Chip Alexander on December 7, 2014
The Canes have recalled forward Chris Terry from his conditioning stint with the Charlotte Checkers (AHL).
Posted by Chip Alexander on December 3, 2014
Defenseman Andrej Sekera, who blocked a shot late in the Canes’ win Tuesday over Nashville, and goaltender Cam Ward were not at practice Wednesday as the Canes prepared for Thursday’s divisional game against Washington.