Canes Agree to Terms with Michal Jordan
Defenseman to join Albany for AHL playoffs
Jordan, 19, completed his third season of North American major-junior hockey in 2009-10, scoring 13 goals and earning 19 assists (32 points) in 41 regular-season games with the Plymouth Whalers of the Ontario Hockey League. The Zlin, Czech Republic, native scored 11 power-play goals in 2009-10, to rank second among all OHL defensemen in that category. Jordan (6’1”, 184 lbs.) completes his junior career having scored 31 goals and earned 71 assists (102 points) in 160 regular-season games with Windsor and Plymouth. He has represented his native Czech Republic three times at the International Ice Hockey Federation Under-20 World Championship, most recently captaining the team in the 2010 tournament. The Hurricanes drafted Jordan in the fourth round, 105th overall, in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.