Canes' Alumni Fantasy Game set for April 6

12/30/2013 4:44 PM

12/30/2013 4:46 PM

The Carolina Hurricanes on Monday nnounced their third annual Alumni Fantasy Game would be held Sunday, April 6 at PNC Arena.

Ten former Hurricanes players currently are scheduled to participate: Ron Francis, Bret Hedican, Glen Wesley, Bates Battaglia, Jesse Boulerice, Aaron Ward, Shane Willis, Robert Kron, Steve Rice and Tripp Tracy. Others are expected to commit.

Fans participating in the game will dress in the Hurricanes’ locker room. Canes play-by-play announcer John Forslund will call the game, which will have three running-clock periods and full intermissions. There will be no admission charge to see the game, which will have a 3 p.m. start.

All proceeds benefit the Carolina Hurricanes Kids ‘N Community Foundation. Information is available at

Canes beat writer Chip Alexander

Canes Now

Canes Now is your home for beat writer Chip Alexander's up-to-the-minute news, notes, analysis and everything else about the Carolina Hurricanes.

Join the Discussion

News & Observer is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Terms of Service