Hurricanes Lose Cole for 4-6 Weeks

The Carolina Hurricanes will be without rugged forward Erik Cole after a leg fracture. Cole collided with Bruins defenceman Dennis Wideman on Saturday. Cole re-signed with the Hurricanes in the offseason after taking a spin in Edmonton. He didn’t do much for the Oilers, however, and was sent back to the Hurricanes late in theContinue reading “Hurricanes Lose Cole for 4-6 Weeks”

Chuck Fletcher Hired as New Wild GM

Pittsburgh Penguins assistant GM Chuck Fletcher is off to Minnesota to take over as the general manager of the Wild. He will be the second general manager in Wild franchise history. Fletcher replaces Doug Risebrough, who had been with the team since its founding. Risebrough was fired in April following eight seasons in the driver’sContinue reading “Chuck Fletcher Hired as New Wild GM”