RALEIGH, NC – Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager for the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that defenseman Glen Wesley has been diagnosed with a second-degree sprained medial collateral ligament (MCL). Wesley is expected to miss four to six weeks.
The Carolina Hurricanes continue a four-game home stand Wednesday when they host the Atlanta Thrashers (7 p.m., FSN South, Hurricanes Radio Network). The home stand concludes on Friday, Jan. 6, against the New York Islanders (7 p.m., Hurricanes Radio Network). Individual game tickets for all remaining Hurricanes home games can be purchased at the RBC Center box office, all TicketMaster outlets, by calling 919-834-4000 or via CarolinaHurricanes.com. For information on Hurricanes season-ticket packages and mini-season ticket plans, please call 1-866-NHL-CANES.