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Carolina Hurricanes (35-31-16)


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Hurricanes hire Samuelsson to coach AHL team in Charlotte

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) The Carolina Hurricanes have hired veteran NHL defenseman Ulf Samuelsson to coach their AHL affiliate in Charlotte.

General manager Ron Francis announced Samuelsson's hiring Monday.

The 52-year-old Samuelsson and Francis were teammates in Hartford, and were traded together to Pittsburgh and helped the Penguins win the Stanley Cup in 1991 and '92.

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Leaders
Points: J. Skinner51
Plus/Minus: J. Staal6
Shots on Goal: J. Skinner258
PIM: B. Malone75
Win: C. Ward23
Shutouts: E. Lack2
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 196 (27)
Shots: 2451 (14)
PP%: 16.8% (24)
Penalty Minutes: 562 (29)
Assists: 328 (27)
SH Goals: 3 (24)
Standings
Metropolitan Division
  W L OTL Pts
xyz-Washington 56 18 8 120
x-Pittsburgh 48 26 8 104
x-NY Rangers 46 27 9 101
x-NY Islanders 45 27 10 100
x-Philadelphia 41 27 14 96
Carolina 35 31 16 86
New Jersey 38 36 8 84
Columbus 34 40 8 76
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 221 (13)
Shots Against: 2261 (26)
PK%: 84.3% (6)
Penalty Minutes: 633 (30)
Shutouts: 3 (23)
Sv%: 0.902 (29)
Injuries
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
5/2 R. Rissanen Signed with European team Jokerit Helsinki (KHL-Russia)
4/22 J. Nordstrom Contract extended Two-year contract extension
4/22 J. Chelios Signed as Free Agent One-year contract
4/11 R. Murphy Sent to minors Charlotte-AHL
4/10 B. Woods Sent to minors Charlotte-AHL
4/9 N. Roy Signed Three-year contract
4/8 B. Woods Called up from minors from Charlotte-AHL
4/8 P. Brown Sent to minors Charlotte-AHL
4/7 D. Ryan Called up from minors from Charlotte-AHL
4/6 S. Tolchinsky Sent to minors Charlotte-AHL
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