– Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has activated forward Riley Nash
from injured reserve. The team also reassigned forwards Zach Boychuk
and Brett Sutter
to the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Nash, 24, has missed the Hurricanes’ last five games after sustaining a lower-body injury in the team’s game on Dec. 31. The Consort, Alb., native has scored four goals and earned six assists (10 points) in 36 games with Carolina this season. Nash (6’1”, 200 lbs.) is in his fourth professional season and has notched eight goals and earned 12 assists (20 points) in 73 career NHL regular-season games with the Hurricanes.