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Hurricanes Summerfest
Hurricanes Summerfest
The Carolina Hurricanes will host the fourth annual Hurricanes Summerfest – a mid-summer celebration of Canes hockey – from July 6-9 at PNC Arena. Hurricanes Summerfest will encompass the following:
Click here for a photo gallery from last year's Summerfest event.

Prospects Development Camp

The team’s Prospects Development Camp will feature most or all of the Hurricanes’ 2016 draft class, other previously-drafted players and select invitees, as they descend on Raleigh for a week of training. Prospects Development Camp will begin on Wednesday, July 6, and fans will have access to exclusive coverage on CarolinaHurricanes.com. The week will wrap up with an on-ice session as part of the Hurricanes Summerfest Celebration.

A complete roster and detailed schedule for Prospects Development Camp will be released in late June.

Select evening on-ice sessions will be open to the public at PNC Arena, with free parking and admission. Doors will open 15 minutes before the scheduled session, and fans should park and enter via the East entrance of PNC Arena. Food and beverage will be available for purchase, and The Eye team store will be open.

Wednesday, July 6
  • 5:30 p.m.: Team Practice (Open to Public)
Thursday, July 7
  • 5:30 p.m.: Team Practice (Open to Public)
Saturday, July 9
  • 12:00 p.m.: Team Practice & Summerfest Celebration
Summerfest Celebration: July 9

The Summerfest Celebration is set for Saturday, July 9 at 10:00 a.m. at PNC Arena. Parking and admission are free to the general public, and the event will be held inside PNC Arena, as activities will expand across the entire first level of the building and more!

The free event will feature the final practice of Prospects Development Camp, an autograph session with the camp's participants, an equipment sale (see below) and a State of the Hurricanes discussion. The Summerfest Celebration will also include over twenty interactive inflatables, games and experiences, free giveaways, guest speakers from the Hurricanes, appearances by Stormy and the Storm Squad, discounted concessions, hockey games and extended hours for The Eye team store.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
8:00 a.m.
EQUIPMENT SALE BEGINS FOR SEASON TICKET MEMBERS
9:00 a.m.
PNC ARENA OPENS FOR AUTOGRAPH SESSION WRIST BAND DISTRIBUTION (FIRST 500 FANS. LINE UP OUTSIDE OF PNC ARENA'S EAST ENTRANCE.)
9:15 a.m.
EQUIPMENT SALE OPENS TO GENERAL PUBLIC
10:00 a.m.
SUMMERFEST CELEBRATION BEGINS
10:00-11:00 a.m.
PROSPECTS AUTOGRAPH SESSION
11:15 a.m.
STATE OF THE HURRICANES DISCUSSION: GUESTS AND SPEAKERS TBA
(LOCATED IN SECTION 119)
12:00-1:00 p.m.
PROSPECTS DEVELOPMENT CAMP SCRIMMAGE
2:30 p.m.
SUMMERFEST CELEBRATION CONCLUDES

Equipment Sale: July 9

The Hurricanes will host an equipment sale on Saturday, July 9 at PNC Arena in the Arena Club Restaurant. The event will begin with an exclusive presale at 8 a.m. for 2016-17 Canes Season Ticket Members and will open to the general public at 9:15 a.m.

The sale includes used and non-used sticks, skates, hockey pants, pads, goalie gear and more. Most of the equipment has been used by past and present Canes players (not autographed), and there will be a few hundred items for sale (while supplies last). Equipment is bought as is, prices are non-negotiable, no bulk purchases (select items will have a purchase limit) and all sales are final. Cash and credit cards (American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa) will be accepted.

Pricing and final details will be added soon.

Season Ticket Open House

In conjunction with Summerfest, the team will host a season ticket open house on Saturday, July 9, in which fans can view available full season seat locations and receive information on all ticket packages for the coming season. This offers interested fans a chance to “test drive” seats with no obligation, and ticket representatives will be on hand. For information regarding 2016-17 Carolina Hurricanes ticket packages, please visit www.CarolinaHurricanes.com/STM, email tickets@carolinahurricanes.com or call 1-866-NHL-CANEs (1-866-645-2263).

Summer Hockey Clinics

Carolina Hurricanes Elite Camp, the premier experience for high-level players, is returning for a fourth year at PNC Arena the week of July 6-10. The camp will be held on NHL ice and will use the NHL facilities at PNC Arena, the home of the Canes. Players will receive instruction from Hurricanes coaches and receive the same meals as NHL prospects and players!

Also back in 2016 is the Power Skating Camp, with popular instructor Dusan Kralik, who brings with him a training background working with premier NHL players.

Click here for the full overview of and to register for the Elite Camp and Power Skating Camp. The camps have reached capacity the last few years and are expected to again in 2016.

If you would like additional information, please contact Shane Willis at (919) 861-5425 or email him at shanew@carolinahurricanes.com.

School Supply Drive

The Hurricanes are hosting a school supply drive to benefit Families Together and Triangle Literacy Council. The drive will run from Wednesday, July 6 through the end of Summerfest on Saturday, July 9. Collection bins will be located at the VIP entrance of PNC Arena throughout the week during normal business hours (9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.). Bins will be also placed in the East Priority Lounge during Prospects Development Camp public practices and the Summerfest Celebration on July 9.

The mission of Families Together is to move families in Wake County from homelessness into stable homes by providing mentoring, housing support and connecting families to community resources. Families Together’s services include providing educational assessment and transportation to assist children to continue succeeding in school. The Triangle Literacy Council improves the lives of families by teaching basic literacy and life skills for economic and social success. The Triangle Literacy Council has programming geared toward youth as well as a Juvenile Literacy Center that provides one-on-one tutoring and academic support to youth involved with the juvenile court system or at risk of being involved.

Items needed include:
  • No. 2 pencils
  • Colored pencils
  • Black and blue pens
  • Notebook paper (college- and wide-ruled)
  • Binders
  • Pocket folders
  • Expo markers and erasers
  • Construction paper and colored paper
  • Posterboard (white and colored)
  • Individual pencil sharpeners
  • Children's scissors
  • 3- and 5-subject spiral notebooks
  • Pencil cases
  • Graph paper
  • Rulers
  • Compasses/protractors
  • Glue sticks
  • Markers
  • Clear tape
  • Yellow highlighters
  • Backpacks
  • TI-84+ and graphing calculators
If you donate, you will receive a chance to win one of five prizes!
  • Justin Faulk signed photo
  • Joakim Nordstrom signed mini-stick
  • Jeff Skinner signed mini-Olympia
  • Jaccob Slavin signed replica hockey stick
  • Team-signed replica alternate jersey

SCHEDULE

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PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - WSH 82 56 18 8 252 193 120
2 x - PIT 82 48 26 8 245 203 104
3 y - FLA 82 47 26 9 239 203 103
4 x - NYR 82 46 27 9 236 217 101
5 x - NYI 82 45 27 10 232 216 100
6 x - TBL 82 46 31 5 227 201 97
7 x - PHI 82 41 27 14 214 218 96
8 x - DET 82 41 30 11 211 224 93
9 BOS 82 42 31 9 240 230 93
10 CAR 82 35 31 16 198 226 86
11 OTT 82 38 35 9 236 247 85
12 NJD 82 38 36 8 184 208 84
13 MTL 82 38 38 6 221 236 82
14 BUF 82 35 36 11 201 222 81
15 CBJ 82 34 40 8 219 252 76
16 TOR 82 29 42 11 198 246 69

STATS

2015-2016 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Skinner 82 28 23 -2 51
V. Rask 80 21 27 -6 48
J. Staal 82 20 28 6 48
E. Lindholm 82 11 28 -23 39
J. Faulk 64 16 21 -22 37
J. Nordstrom 71 10 14 1 24
A. Nestrasil 55 9 14 4 23
R. Nash 64 9 13 -5 22
N. Hanifin 79 4 18 -14 22
J. Slavin 63 2 18 1 20
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Ward 23 17 10 .909 2.41
E. Lack 12 14 6 .901 2.81