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  • Canes' equipment manager steps in to play goalie against Tampa Bay

    Carolina Hurricanes equipment manager Jorge Alves filled in as an emergency backup goalie Saturday against Tampa Bay in Tampa, Fla., and was put in the game late in regulation. On Monday, Alves found the media waiting at PNC Arena.

Carolina Hurricanes equipment manager Jorge Alves filled in as an emergency backup goalie Saturday against Tampa Bay in Tampa, Fla., and was put in the game late in regulation. On Monday, Alves found the media waiting at PNC Arena. Chip Alexander calexander@newsobserver.com
Carolina Hurricanes equipment manager Jorge Alves filled in as an emergency backup goalie Saturday against Tampa Bay in Tampa, Fla., and was put in the game late in regulation. On Monday, Alves found the media waiting at PNC Arena. Chip Alexander calexander@newsobserver.com
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