Players to take part in Charlotte Checkers’ training camp, opening Monday
RALEIGH, NC – Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has assigned six players from its training camp to its American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Charlotte Checkers. The Hurricanes’ training camp now stands at 43 players, and an updated training camp roster is attached to this release.
Defensemen Brett Bellemore, Kyle Lawson and Chris Murray, forwards Matt Pistilli and Justin Soryal, and goaltender John Muse, will join Charlotte as the team opens its training camp on Monday. All of the Checkers’ training camp sessions will take place at Extreme Ice Center in Indian Trail, NC. For information on Charlotte’s training camp, please visit http://www.gocheckers.com.
The Carolina Hurricanes will continue their six-game 2011 exhibition schedule on Friday, Sept. 23, at the RBC Center against the Nashville Predators. For information on 2011-12 Carolina Hurricanes ticket packages, please visit www.CarolinaHurricanes.com, or call 1-866-NHL-CANES.