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Pre-Game Skate: HURRICANES at EDMONTON

Monday, 12.8.2003 / 3:33 PM ET / News
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Pre-Game Skate: HURRICANES at EDMONTON
CAROLINA HURRICANES (7-11-8-1, 23 pts., 3rd Southeast Division)
vs.
EDMONTON OILERS (11-12-3-0, 25 pts., 4th Northwest Division)
Tuesday, Dec. 9, 9 p.m., Rexall Place, Edmonton, Alberta

GAME NIGHT
The Carolina Hurricanes continue their trans-Canada journey on Tuesday as they face Edmonton at Rexall Place. Carolina began their four-game Canadian stint on Saturday, a 3-1 loss at Bell Centre against the Canadiens. The Hurricanes play at Calgary on Thursday and at Vancouver on Sunday before returning to Raleigh.

ON THE AIR
Television: Fox Sports Net
Radio: WKIX 102.3 FM (Goldsboro); WKXU 101.1 FM (Raleigh); WDTF 570 AM (Raleigh); WMFD 630 AM (Wilmington); WSJS 600 AM (Winston-Salem); WNMX 106.1 FM (Charlotte)
Internet: www.nhl.com

PRACTICE SCHEDULE

Dec. 9 Tuesday Rexall Place 11:30 a.m.
Dec. 10 Wednesday Corral Centre 1:30 p.m.
Dec. 11 Thursday Pengrowth Saddledome 11:30 a.m.
Dec. 12 Friday GM Place 1:00 p.m.
Dec. 13 Saturday GM Place 12:30 p.m.
Dec. 14 Sunday GM Place 11:30 a.m.

CAROLINA NOTES
With his next goal scored, Ron Francis will pass Stan Mikita (541) and take sole possession of 21st on the NHL’s all-time goal-scoring list. ... With his next assist, Hurricanes defenseman Sean Hill will notch his 100th assist with the team. ... With his next assist, Jeff O’Neill will pass Pat Verbeek (211) and move into sole possession of fourth place on the Hurricanes all-time assists list.

CAROLINA AT HOME: 5-3-5-1
CAROLINA ON THE ROAD: 2-8-3-0
CAROLINA ON THE POWER PLAY: 15-of-128 (11.7%)
CAROLINA SHORTHANDED: 96-of-115 (83.5%)

CAROLINA INJURY UPDATE
The Hurricanes have no injuries to report.

CAROLINA / OILERS NOTES
The Hurricanes and the Oilers meet Tuesday for the only time in 2003-04. The Oilers won the teams’ lone game in 2002-03, 4-1 on Dec. 11 at the RBC Center. Mike York (2g, 0a) and Anson Carter (0g, 2a) led the Oilers with two points each in the contest, and Sean Hill scored Carolina’s lone marker. The Hurricanes post a 17-30-12-0 all-time record against Edmonton, including an 11-11-7-0 home mark and a 6-19-5-0 record in Edmonton.

2003-04 SCORING LEADERS AND GOALTENDERS

HURRICANES
GP G A TP
26 Cole 26 5 11 16
92 O'Neill 27 2 13 15
63 Vasicek 27 9 5 14
12 Staal 27 5 8 13
Goalies GP GAA W-L-T SV%
1 Storr 7 2.97 0-3-2 .878
80 Weekes 22 2.15 7-9-5 .917
OILERS
GP G A TP
16 York 26 7 12 19
83 Hemsky 25 5 13 18
94 Smyth 26 7 8 15
14 26 8 6 14
Goalies GP GAA W-L-T SV%
1 Conklin 17 2.50 7-7-1 .917
35 Salo 12 3.42 4-5-2 .866
40 Valiquette 1 8.57 0-0-0 .714

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 x - NYR 73 47 19 7 224 168 101
2 MTL 75 46 21 8 197 167 100
3 TBL 75 46 22 7 244 194 99
4 NYI 75 44 26 5 228 208 93
5 PIT 74 40 23 11 204 186 91
6 DET 73 39 22 12 212 201 90
7 WSH 74 40 24 10 215 182 90
8 OTT 73 37 25 11 213 195 85
9 BOS 74 36 25 13 195 193 85
10 FLA 74 34 26 14 184 202 82
11 PHI 75 30 29 16 196 216 76
12 NJD 74 31 31 12 166 189 74
13 CBJ 73 34 35 4 198 228 72
14 CAR 73 27 36 10 170 201 64
15 TOR 75 27 42 6 194 241 60
16 BUF 74 20 46 8 141 249 48

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
E. Staal 68 20 27 -13 47
J. Faulk 73 14 32 -18 46
E. Lindholm 72 16 20 -21 36
J. Skinner 68 18 12 -22 30
V. Rask 71 11 19 -12 30
R. Nash 67 8 17 -10 25
N. Gerbe 69 7 17 -13 24
J. McClement 73 7 13 -3 20
A. Nestrasil 45 7 13 4 20
J. Staal 37 4 15 -9 19
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Ward 19 21 5 .910 2.43
A. Khudobin 8 15 5 .903 2.62