Hurricanes Trim Training Camp Roster By Six

Players to take part in Charlotte Checkers’ training camp, opening Monday

Carolina Hurricanes of the National Hockey LeagueRALEIGH, 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

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, or call 1-866-NHL-CANES.

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Michael "Beach Mick" Hudson

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Michael "Beach Mick" Hudson is the founder and Editor of Beach Carolina Magazine. Living along the coast of North Carolina, Mike has a passion for the beach and loves to bring news and events of the Carolinas to others around the world.

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