Early start by Predators dooms Hurricanes in season opener

The Carolina Hurricanes wanted to get their season off to a good start, but the Nashville Predators had some other plans, as their early start in the first period would be the difference maker, as the Predators would defeat the Hurricanes 2-1 last night in the season opener for both teams at Bridgestone Arena in…

Carolina Hurricanes Gameday: Canes at Predators

The Carolina Hurricanes will begin their 2015-16 campaign, their 37th as a member of the National Hockey League since 1979, and the franchise’s 17th season in North Carolina since 1997, tonight on the road in Nashville against the Predators at Bridgestone Arena(8:00 p.m, FOX Sports Carolinas, Hurricanes Radio Network).  Hurricanes head coach Bill Peters addressed…

Justin Faulk named alternate captain for Hurricanes

RALEIGH, NC – Bill Peters, head coach of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has named defenseman Justin Faulk as one of the team’s alternate captains for the 2015-16 season, joining Hurricanes captain Eric Staal and alternate captain Jordan Staal as the team’s players with letters on their jerseys designating…

Checkers assign Agosta to Florida, Jared Staal released

The Charlotte Checkers reduced it’s training camp roster by 2 players today, as they assigned defenseman Justin Agosta to its ECHL affiliate, the Florida Everblades, and releasing forward Jared Staal. These moves reduced the training camp roster to 25 players, ahead of this upcoming Saturday’s season opener for Charlotte on the road in Iowa. Agosta,…

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GAMEDAY: Panthers at Buccaneers

Carolina Panthers (3-0) at Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-2) FOX | (WJZY-TV in Charlotte) Play-by-Play: Chris Myers Analyst: Ronde Barber Sideline: Jennifer Hale GAMEDAY! #CARvsTB! pic.twitter.com/xoMg4w4KWX — Carolina Panthers (@Panthers) October 4, 2015 With a 27-22 victory last week vs. New Orleans, the Carolina Panthers enter a Week Four matchup at Tampa Bay with a 3-0…

Hurricanes training camp roster trimmed by 5, 4 to join Checkers

RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, the parent club of the American Hockey League’s Charlotte Checkers, today announced that the team has trimmed its training camp roster by 5 players.  Carolina now has 22 players in training camp, with season opening rosters of…

Hornets to televise 81 regular season games on FOX Sports Southeast

The Charlotte Hornets and it’s television partner, FOX Sports Southeast(formerly SportSouth) announced today that the network will televise 81 regular season Hornets telecasts throughout North and South Carolina during the 2015-16 season, reaching 3.5 million households in the two states. Hornets coverage on FOX Sports Southeast will begin on Wednesday, October 28th as the Hornets…

Gettleman goes to Jared

After three weeks of not getting pressure on the quarterback, Carolina Panthers General Manager Dave Gettleman traded a future 6th-round pick to the Chicago Bears for defensive end Jared Allen. .@Panthers acquire Jared Allen in trade with the @ChicagoBears – http://t.co/XngGxGvtdX pic.twitter.com/ZEVczdfvnd — FOX Sports: NFL (@NFLonFOX) September 28, 2015 Allen, who the Bears had…

Checkers add 7 to training camp roster

The Charlotte Checkers announced today that they have added seven more players to it’s roster for training camp, which begins tomorrow morning at the Extreme Ice Center in Indian Trail. Six players joined the Checkers from its NHL parent club, the Carolina Hurricanes, which includes: FORWARDS Phil Di Giuseppe Brody Sutter Sergey Tolchinsky Brendan Woods…