Carolina Hurricanes

Canes to honor Stanley Cup champions

News release

The Carolina Hurricanes announced preliminary plans Wednesday for a reunion celebration of the 2005-06 Stanley Cup championship team. The celebration will include the team’s home games on Feb. 12 against Pittsburgh, Feb. 13 against the New York Islanders, and as the annual Alumni Fantasy Game on Feb. 14.

Hurricanes alumni already committed to participate include Rod Brind’Amour, Glen Wesley, Ray Whitney, Erik Cole, Bret Hedican, Kevyn Adams, Craig Adams, Niclas Wallin, Frantisek Kaberle, Mike Commodore and Andrew Hutchinson.

Activities on Feb. 12 and Feb. 13 include:

  • Pre-game autograph sessions with the returning 2005-06 team members
  • Commemorative posters for fans celebrating the 2005-06 Stanley Cup championship
  • Red carpet arrivals prior to Friday night’s game
  • Pre-game ceremony prior to Saturday night’s game
  • Display of NHL trophies on the concourse, including the Stanley Cup, Conn Smythe Trophy, Prince of Wales Trophy and Selke Trophy