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Canes recall Woods, reassign Brown

The Carolina Hurricanes on Friday recalled forward Brendan Woods from the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League.

Woods, 23, joined the team in Florida for the final game of the season. He has played in four games on the NHL level for the Hurricanes this season.

Earlier Friday, the Canes reassigned forward Patrick Brown to the Checkers, who are fighting for playoff position in the AHL. Brown has played in seven games for the Canes this season.