– James Blitch, Retail Operations Manager for the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team’s official retail store, ‘The Eye,’ will open a new location near the food court in Crabtree Valley Mall on Glenwood Avenue in Raleigh. The grand opening will take place Thursday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Hurricanes forward Tuomo Ruutu will be on hand from 1- 2 p.m. to meet fans and sign autographs, and fans can enter to win a signed Ruutu jersey and other prizes. Alli Morgan from 96 Rock (96.1 FM) will broadcast her show live from the grand opening. Stormy and members of the Eye Care Associates Storm Squad will also be in attendance, and fans can enter to win a signed Ruutu jersey and other prizes.