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The Carolina Hurricanes will host their sixth annual Alumni Game presented by Lenovo on Sunday, March 12. This event provides fans a chance to skate alongside Hurricanes alumni and experience an NHL-like gameday at PNC Arena. All proceeds from the event benefit the Kids 'N Community Foundation.

Confirmed Hurricanes alumni participants include:

  • Erik Cole
  • Tim Brent
  • Sean Hill
  • Bates Battaglia
  • Jesse Boulerice
  • Aaron Ward
  • Shane Willis
  • Robert Kron
  • Steve Rice

The entry fee for playing in the Alumni Game is $3,000 and includes:

  • Participation in the game on the ice and the full gameday player experience
  • Invitation to the Team Announcement Party on Friday, March 10
  • Practice on the ice at PNC Arena on Saturday, March 11, followed by a team lunch
  • A personalized Hurricanes jersey with special Alumni Game patch
  • Two tickets for the Hurricanes' home game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on March 11
  • Customized Alumni Game items
  • A downloadable version of the Alumni Game, as called by Canes television play-by-play announcer John Forslund
  • Access for four people to a postgame cocktail reception following the Alumni Game

A limited number of roster spots are available: 26 players and four goaltenders. Season Ticket Members, suite holders and corporate partners will have first access to register at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 21. Any remaining spots go on sale to the general public on Thursday, Dec. 22. Players must be at least 18 years old and have hockey-playing experience. If you have questions, you can contact Shane Willis at