Calgary Flames Claim Brett Carson on Waivers
Defenseman played in 13 games for Carolina this season
Carson, 25, has played in 13 NHL games in 2010-11, earning a plus-7 rating and averaging 10:49 of ice time per game. In 38 AHL games this season with Charlotte, Carson (6’4”, 210 lbs.) has scored four goals, earned 16 assists (20 points) and registered a plus-12 plus/minus rating. The Regina, Sask., native has played in 72 career NHL regular-season games, scoring two goals and earning 10 assists (12 points). The Hurricanes drafted Carson in the fourth round, 109th overall, in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.