Assistant to the General Manager / Video Scout
Darren Yorke is in his seventh season with the Hurricanes, serving as assistant to the general manager and video scout. As video scout, Yorke uses television broadcasts of professional and amateur games to assist management in personnel decisions, filing reports on players similar to the team’s field scouts. During his tenure with Carolina, Yorke’s responsibilities have expanded to include player evaluations with hockey management, and he has led the team’s scouting meetings for each of the past three seasons.
Yorke is a native of Milton, Ont., and graduated with honors from Brock University in 2008 with a degree in sports management. Prior to joining the Hurricanes, Yorke interned and worked for the Buffalo Sabres for two seasons, and spent one year with Canadian sports network TSN.
Darren is single and lives in Raleigh.