Mar 12, 2013; Washington, DC, USA; Carolina Hurricanes center Jeff Skinner (53) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against the Washington Capitals in the first period at Verizon Center. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Wednesday Hurricanes Report


*A recap for the game last night can be found here

*Ryan Murphy joined the Charlotte Checkers for their playoff run (Checkers’ Website)

*Jeff Skinner returned to Raleigh to undergo exams (Raleigh News & Observer)

*Dan Ellis was nominated by the Hurricanes for the Bill Masterton Trophy (Raleigh News & Observer)

*The NHL is planning six outdoor games for next season (TSN)