RALEIGH, NC – Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has reassigned forward Zac Dalpe to the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Dalpe, 22, played in all three of Carolina’s game following his Jan. 18 recall from Charlotte. Thus far this season, the Paris, Ont., native has played in 16 NHL games with the Hurricanes, scoring one goal and earning two assists (3 points). In 23 AHL games this season with Charlotte, Dalpe (6’1”, 195 lbs.) has notched nine goals and earned seven assists (16 points). The Hurricanes drafted Dalpe in the second round, 45th overall, in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.