November 1, 2013; Raleigh, NC, USA; Carolina Hurricanes defensemen Justin Faulk (27) chases after the puck in front of the Tampa Bay Lightning forward Alex Killorn (17) during the 1st period at PNC Center. Mandatory Credit: James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports

Saturday Hurricanes Report

Carolina Hurricanes News

  • The Canes lost to the Lightning, 3-0, last night. The recap can be found here.
  • The Hurricanes will be back at it tonight against the Rangers. A preview will be posted later this morning.
  • Michael Smith does a Hurricanes Report podcast with Kyle Hanlin (Hurricanes Website)
  • Corey Sznajder looks at the Hurricanes zone entries for the month of October (Shutdown Line)
  • Andrew Luistro explains how the recent Hurricanes injuries could reopen the door for some Checkers players (Sun Belt Hockey)

Charlotte Checkers Preview

After winning two games in a row on Wednesday and Thursday, the Checkers (5-3-1) will look to continue their winning streak against the San Antonio Rampage (3-5-0) tonight at 7 p.m. ET. The game can be listened to through this link.

Victor Rask has been on a scoring streak of late, scoring twice in the last game and once in the previous contest. Aaron Palushaj, Zach Boychuk and Chris Terry have also been supplying a good amount of offense.

Rick DiPietro will be in net tonight, as it was announced earlier in the week. In his first game with the Checkers, the former Islander gave up five goals to the Griffins in a 5-2 loss.

The Rampage sit 14th in the Western Conference and feature former Cane Jon Matsumoto on their roster.

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