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Hurricanes Announce 2021 Preseason Schedule

Carolina will face Nashville and Tampa Bay

by Canes PR @Canes / News Release

RALEIGH, NC - The National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes today announced the team's 2021 exhibition schedule. Carolina will play four exhibition games prior to opening the 2021-22 regular season, including two games at PNC Arena. Ticket information will be announced at a later date.

The Hurricanes will open their 2021 preseason schedule against the defending Stanley Cup Champion Tampa Bay Lightning at PNC Arena on Tuesday, Sept. 28. Carolina will travel to Amalie Arena to face the Lightning on Friday, Oct. 1. The Hurricanes will then play a home-and-home series against the Nashville Predators, hosting Nashville at PNC Arena on Tuesday, Oct. 5 and visiting Bridgestone Arena on Saturday, Oct. 9.


  • Tuesday, Sept. 28: vs. Tampa Bay, 7 p.m.
  • Friday, Oct. 1: at Tampa Bay, 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Oct 5: vs. Nashville, 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, Oct. 9: at Nashville, 8 p.m.

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