The Carolina Hurricanes can match a franchise best in October wins (8) and points (17) when they host the Calgary Flames in their 12th and final game of the month.
The Hurricanes, who are coming off a 4-0 shutout win over Chicago, bring a 7-3-1 record into this cross-conference match-up with the Flames. Defenseman Dougie Hamilton, who spent three seasons in Calgary, is ridiing a four-game point streak (2g, 2a).
Here is the projected lineup for the Hurricanes.
Scratches: Fleury (healthy), Martinook (core muscle; injured reserve)
Note: Lineup subject to change prior to opening faceoff.