The Canes will begin on-ice training camp workouts in two groups on Friday, Sept. 19, with a team scrimmage in between the sessions at PNC Arena, it was announced Monday.
Training camp opens Sept. 18 with player physicals and the taking of the team photo.
All training camp practices are open to the public with the exception of Sept. 20 and Sept. 27, which are closed because of N.C. State football games.
Following two days of practice, the Hurricanes will open their exhibition schedule Sept. 21 against the Columbus Blue Jackets at PNC Arena. The team will hold its annual Kids ‘N Community Foundation Golf Tournament on Sept. 22 before heading on a two-game road trip to play exhibition games against the Buffalo Sabres and New York Islanders.
The Hurricanes will host the Caniac Carnival at PNC Arena on Sept. 26, including a Red-White scrimmage at 7 p.m.
Carolina goes to St. Louis and Columbus for back-to-back road exhibition games on Sept. 30 and Oct. 1, before returning home to play its second and final home preseason game Oct. 3 against Buffalo. The Hurricanes conclude their exhibition schedule with a road game against the Washington Capitals on Oct. 5.
The team will end training camp with three consecutive 11 a.m. practices at PNC Arena from Oct. 7-9.