RALEIGH, NC— Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has assigned forwards Joe Jensen and Trevor Gillies as well as defenseman Tim Conboy to the Hurricanes’ top minor-league affiliate, the Albany River Rats of the American Hockey League.
The Hurricanes roster now stands at 25 players. An updated training camp roster is attached to this release. For training camp information and updates, please visit www.CarolinaHurricanes.com.
Tickets still remain for the Hurricanes’ season-opening game on Friday night against the Florida Panthers, and for Monday night’s showdown with the Stanley Cup champion Detroit Red Wings. The games mark the team’s only home games for the month of October, as the Hurricanes embark on a six-game road trip following Monday night’s game. Single-game Hurricanes tickets are on sale now and are available at the Time Warner Cable Box Office at the RBC Center, CarolinaHurricanes.com and all Ticketmaster outlets. For information on Hurricanes ticket packages, visit www.CarolinaHurricanes.com or call 1-866-NHL-CANES.